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    Russian court poised for guilty verdict against Nadiya Savchenko
    Mar21

    Russian court poised for guilty verdict against Nadiya Savchenko

    Ukrainian pilot accused of helping army target shelling that led to the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russian Judge Says Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko Killed Reporters
    Mar21

    Russian Judge Says Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko Killed Reporters

    A Russian judge on Monday said Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko was complicit in the killing of two Russian journalists, an assertion certain to inflame already dire relations between Moscow and Kie… …read more Source:...

    The Russian Putt
    Mar21

    The Russian Putt

    Via Economicnoise Vladimir Putin recently announced that he would be largely withdrawing from Syria. There was however, no complete “mission accomplished” but there is no denying that the Russians have done a lot better than the Americans. Russia has been strategic, while the USA has been a little reckless. The United States has...

    World Water Day: Water Scarcity Is a Clear and Present Danger
    Mar21

    World Water Day: Water Scarcity Is a Clear and Present Danger

    By Farhana Haque Rahman, Director General, Inter Press ServiceROME, Mar 21 2016 (IPS)Water scarcity is already a clear and present danger, and it is the innocent, particularly women and children, who are harmed most. When we are inundated with information about water it’s easy to become desensitized. World Water Day on March 22nd gives us...

    Abbott resumes Russia fight
    Mar21

    Abbott resumes Russia fight

    Tony Abbott has redoubled his support for Ukraine in its clash with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: THE...

    West should not lift sanctions on Russia following Savchenko verdict – Lithuanian political scientist  – The Baltic Times
    Mar21

    West should not lift sanctions on Russia following Savchenko verdict – Lithuanian political scientist – The Baltic Times

    Laurynas Kasciunas, a political scientist from Vilnius University’s Eastern European Studies Centre, believes the guilty verdict for Ukrai…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Rights activists, EU, US slam Russian trial of Ukrainian pilot
    Mar21

    Rights activists, EU, US slam Russian trial of Ukrainian pilot

    As Russian news agencies prematurely reported that Ukranian pilot Nadiya Savchenko had been found guilty of murder, human rights activists and foreign powers slammed the trial of the 34-year-old, who was captured by pro-Russian rebels nearly two years ago. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Watson: Yes, we’re back…and desperate to be liked again
    Mar21

    Watson: Yes, we’re back…and desperate to be liked again

    Here’s a simple question for those who think it’s terrific news this country is going to campaign for one of the 10 non-permanent seats on the Security Council: How many of the current non-permanent members can you name? Without checking I couldn’t name any. (They are Angola, Egypt, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Senegal, Spain,...

    Russian court begins delivering verdict in Ukraine pilot trial
    Mar21

    Russian court begins delivering verdict in Ukraine pilot trial

    Donetsk, Russia // A Russian court yesterday began delivering its verdict in the high-profile murder trial of Ukrainian helicopter pilot Nadiya Savchenko, which Kiev and the West have slammed as a political sham.Prosecutors are demanding a 23-year jail term for Savchenko’s alleged involvement in the killing of two Russian state TV...

    Russian court poised to find Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ guilty for deaths of journalists
    Mar21

    Russian court poised to find Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ guilty for deaths of journalists

    A Russian court on Monday found a Ukrainian helicopter pilot nicknamed Ukraine’s “Joan of Arc” guilty of involvement in the 2014 deaths of two Russian journalists, Russian news agencies reported, the conclusion to a case that has drawn international condemnation and reviv …read more Source: South China Morning...