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    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her: lawyer
    Mar09

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her: lawyer

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists could die before a Russian court sentences her as the state of her health is worsening, her lawyer said. …read more Source:...

    Lithuania, 4 other states want EU to make “Savchenko List”
    Mar09

    Lithuania, 4 other states want EU to make “Savchenko List”

    Lithuania and four other countries have suggested that the European Union (EU) should make a so-called Nadiya Savchenko list, with Russian officials on the list imposed sanctions for prosecution of the Ukrainian pilot, Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius confirmed BNS on Wednesday, informs LETA. …read more Source: The...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her – lawyer
    Mar09

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her – lawyer

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists could die before a Russian court sentences her as the state of her health is worsening, her lawyer said. …read more Source: The...

    Kiev Demands Moscow ’Immediately’ Free Ukraine Pilot
    Mar09

    Kiev Demands Moscow ’Immediately’ Free Ukraine Pilot

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday demanded that Moscow immediately free Nadiya Savchenko, a hunger-striking military helicopter pilot on trial in Russia. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Ruling in Savchenko’s case to be announced on 21 or 22 March
    Mar09

    Ruling in Savchenko’s case to be announced on 21 or 22 March

    On Wednesday, 9 March, Russian Federation Rostov Oblast Donetsk Court announced that the ruling in the criminal case against Ukrainian pilot and parliament member Nadiya Savchenko will be voiced on 21 or 22 March. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    EU Extends Asset Freezes Over Crimea Annexation
    Mar09

    EU Extends Asset Freezes Over Crimea Annexation

    EU ambassadors on March 9 extended asset freezes and visa bans on 146 people and 37 entities that according to the EU have benefited from Russia’s annexation of Crimea or been responsible for actions against Ukraine’s territorial integrity. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Five EU states seek sanctions on Russians over Ukraine pilot
    Mar09

    Five EU states seek sanctions on Russians over Ukraine pilot

    Lithuania, UK, Poland, Romania and Sweden seek visa restrictions and asset freezes on those ‘responsible for her illegal detention, incarceration and sentencing’ of Nadiya Savchenko …read more Source: World...

    Iran, Ukraine ink deal to develop all-out economic ties
    Mar09

    Iran, Ukraine ink deal to develop all-out economic ties

    Ukraine and Iran have reached an agreement to strengthen their cooperation in various sectors of economy, in particular in the energy sector; a move that Ukraine says will intensify relations in 2016. …read more Source:...

    EU ambassadors extend sanctions against Russians for 6 months
    Mar09

    EU ambassadors extend sanctions against Russians for 6 months

    Extended sanctions against Russia and Ukraine include 146 citizens. In addition, the sanctions will continue to apply for 37 organizations. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko defies judge in final statement
    Mar09

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko defies judge in final statement

    NNA – A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two journalists has addressed the court and says she will continue a hunger strike she has been on for five days. A translator read out …read more Source: National News...