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    Kompany condemns Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kompany condemns Brussels attacks

    Komany expressed his horror after suspected terror attacks left 34 dead in Brussels Belgium captain Vincent Kompany was left “horrified and revolted” by the suspected terror attacks that hit Brussels on Tuesday. Explosions at Zaventem Airport and Maelbeek metro station in the Belgian capital killed 34 people and injured 136, according...

    Ukraine to call up 10,000 soldiers in mobilisation drive
    Mar23

    Ukraine to call up 10,000 soldiers in mobilisation drive

    KIEV: Ukraine’s military will call up some 10,000 men and seek volunteers to replace some of the 45,000 soldiers who are due to return home after more than a year on the front lines in the separatist east, President Petro Poroshenko said on… …read more Source: The News...

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison
    Mar23

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison

    A Russian court has sentenced a Ukrainian helicopter navigator to 22 years in prison in a contentious murder trial that has drawn sharp condemnation from the West. …read more Source:...

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison
    Mar23

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison

    A Russian court has sentenced a Ukrainian helicopter navigator to 22 years in prison in a contentious murder trial that has drawn sharp condemnation from the West. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Savchenko: Kiev says Putin must keep his promise
    Mar23

    Savchenko: Kiev says Putin must keep his promise

    Kiev – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday offered to swap two suspected Russian soldiers captured in the separatist east for Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who was sentenced to 22 year …read more Source: Big News...

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths
    Mar23

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths MOSCOW — A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced a Ukrainian pilot to 22 years in prison after convicting her for complicity to murder in the 2014 deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, opening a door to a possible prisoner swap between the two countries. The...

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder
    Mar23

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder

    U.S. denounced the conviction of Nadezhda Savchenko, who was sentenced to 22 years in prison, as a ‘blatant disregard for the principles of justice’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Warsaw Weakens Gazprom’s Grip
    Mar23

    Warsaw Weakens Gazprom’s Grip

    Poland currently buys nearly all of its gas from Russia, but the construction of a new LNG import terminal and a proposed pipeline link with Norway could help weaken Gazprom’s grip on Warsaw. Reuters reports: Poland has finished construction of a 3 billion zlotys ($794 million) LNG terminal by the Baltic Sea, which is expected to receive...

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ gets 22-year jail term after controversial Russian trial
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ gets 22-year jail term after controversial Russian trial

    A Russian court on Tuesday found captured Ukrainian fighter pilot Nadiya Savchenko guilty of complicity to murder two Russian state TV journalists in eastern Ukraine and sentenced her to 22 years in prison. The court’s decision threatens to further escalate already high tensions between Kiev and Moscow. However, it could possibly pave the...

    Premier League retains four Champions League places
    Mar22

    Premier League retains four Champions League places

    UEFA confirms Premier League keeps four Champions League spots he Premier League has retained four places in the Champions League for another year after Juventus, Roma and Lazio all crashed out of Europe last week. England’s top flight was in danger of losing a spot after being just three points ahead of Serie A in last season’s...