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    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote
    Apr06

    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote

    Polls have opened in the Netherlands in a vote for or against the European Union’s association agreement with Ukraine. Designed to strengthen… …read more Source:...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’

    Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water, her lawyer said. ||| Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water on Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said.Lawyer Mark Feigin...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly different...

    IBU says it will delay rulings on meldonium doping cases
    Apr06

    IBU says it will delay rulings on meldonium doping cases

    MOSCOW (AP) — The International Biathlon Union says it will delay rulings on doping cases involving meldonium because there is no scientific consensus on how long it takes to leave the body. There have been at least 123 doping cases involving meldonium since it became illegal on Jan. 1, most notably Maria Sharapova. Many of those accused claim...

    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks

    TOKYO (AP) — One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. …read more Source: CNS...

    Panama must be put on OECD’s ‘blacklist’, says France
    Apr06

    Panama must be put on OECD’s ‘blacklist’, says France

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron and Ukraine’s leader Petro Poroshenko are also under scrutiny regarding offshore funds mentioned in the Panama Papers …read more Source: Business...

    Ukrainian pilot imprisoned in Russia goes on hunger strike
    Apr06

    Ukrainian pilot imprisoned in Russia goes on hunger strike

    A lawyer for imprisoned Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko says she has started another hunger strike while in Russian custody. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko defends himself in offshore account leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko defends himself in offshore account leaks

    One day after the Prime Minister of Iceland resigned, the President of Ukraine defended himself on Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, bu… …read more Source: The...

    Referendum on EU-Ukraine treaty begins in Netherlands
    Apr06

    Referendum on EU-Ukraine treaty begins in Netherlands

    Referendum closely watched by British Eurosceptics as a test of voter sentiment ahead of vote on UK’s EU membership in June …read more Source: Anadolu...