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    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...

    Russia Sentences Female Ukrainian Pilot To 22 Years In Prison
    Mar22

    Russia Sentences Female Ukrainian Pilot To 22 Years In Prison

    A Russian court has found Ukranian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of murdering two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine. She was accused of directing artillery fire that killed them. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ pilot sentenced to 22 years in Russian prison
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ pilot sentenced to 22 years in Russian prison

    Ukranian folk hero and pilot, Lt. Nadiya Savchenko, was sentenced to 22 years in a Russian jail today. She has threatened Russia with a hunger strike. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks as Brussels attacks loom
    Mar22

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks as Brussels attacks loom

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group.In talks with Russian President… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pianist’s wife charged with killing daughters in Texas
    Mar22

    Pianist’s wife charged with killing daughters in Texas

    The estranged wife of a celebrated Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko has been charged with killing the couple’s two daughters at their home in suburban Fort Worth. …read more Source:...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks as Brussels attacks loom
    Mar22

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks as Brussels attacks loom

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...