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    Russia opens ‘extremism’ probe into US-funded Crimea news site
    Apr19

    Russia opens ‘extremism’ probe into US-funded Crimea news site

    Russian security forces in annexed Crimea on Tuesday opened a criminal probe into a US-funded news site for allegedly condoning extremism, searching three journalists’ homes and hauling them in for questioning …read more Source: The Daily...

    How much did migrants earn working in Poland in 2015?
    Apr19

    How much did migrants earn working in Poland in 2015?

    In 2015, Poles working abroad sent their families over PLN 16 billion, the National Bank of Poland (NBP) reported. Meanwhile, Ukrainians earned PLN 8.4 billion in Poland last year. The majority of Polish citizens were working in Germany (PLN 5.7 billion earned) and in Great Britain (PLN 4.5 billion). Currently, about 2.3 million Polish economic...

    Ukraine President edges closer to prisoner swap deal with Putin (AFP)
    Apr19

    Ukraine President edges closer to prisoner swap deal with Putin (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday said he had made progress towards agreeing a deal with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to swap jailed pilot Nadiya Savchenko for two alleged Russian soldiers. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says
    Apr19

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine and Russia have reached a deal to free a jailed Ukrainian pilot, President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday, suggesting that she will be swapped for two Russian servicemen jailed in Ukraine this week. …read more Source: CNS...

    Malaysia Airlines CEO to leave job long before contract ends
    Apr19

    Malaysia Airlines CEO to leave job long before contract ends

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines CEO Christoph Mueller will leave his job in September, way ahead of the end of his three-year contract, due to his “changing personal circumstances.” The airline said Tuesday it has begun searching for a new CEO from a pool of internal and external candidates. Its statement said Mueller will serve a six-month...

    Putin ‘agreed formula’ for prison swap
    Apr19

    Putin ‘agreed formula’ for prison swap

    Ukraine’s president says he has agreed with Russia’s President Putin on a mechanism to swap Ukrainian prisoner Nadiya Savchenko for two Russians. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatar Mejlis leader lashes out at Russian ban
    Apr19

    Crimean Tatar Mejlis leader lashes out at Russian ban

    ‘On behalf of Ukrainian parliament, I urge intl organizations to react against this move’, says Tatar Mejlis chairman …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Estonia compiles Savchenko List
    Apr19

    Estonia compiles Savchenko List

    Estonia is compiling a list of people connected to the imprisonment of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko in Russia who will be denied entry to the country, confirmed Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand. …read more Source:...

    Ahmet Davutoğlu: “It is impossible to maintain status quo in Artsakh”
    Apr19

    Ahmet Davutoğlu: “It is impossible to maintain status quo in Artsakh”

    “It is impossible to maintain status quo in Artsakh, today we can see that,” Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu today announced at the plenary sitting at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). He announced that the Armenians must be warned to stop the aggressive operations, as not only soldiers are killed as a...

    Serbia says it is determined to join the EU despite the bloc’s ‘problems’
    Apr19

    Serbia says it is determined to join the EU despite the bloc’s ‘problems’

    Francois Lenoir/ReutersBELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbia is determined to join European Union despite the bloc’s “problems” but will do nothing to jeopardize its good relations with Russia, Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic said. Dacic is also deputy prime minister in Serbia’s ruling coalition that is expected to win four more...