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    Savchenko’s Lawyers Start Final Arguments At Trial In Russian Court
    Mar03

    Savchenko’s Lawyers Start Final Arguments At Trial In Russian Court

    Defense lawyers for Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko began their final arguments on March 3 in a Russian court where Savchenko has been put on trial over the deaths in eastern Ukraine of two Russian journalists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    74 pct of Russians would vote Putin for next term _ pollster
    Mar03

    74 pct of Russians would vote Putin for next term _ pollster

    MOSCOW (AP) — The latest research by a state-run polling agency says 74 percent of Russians would vote for President Vladimir Putin if he runs for the post again in 2018. Putin was elected in 2012 for his third term in office amid massive anti-government protests. His approval ratings skyrocketed after Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula in...

    EU extends sanctions on Putin ‘cronies’
    Mar03

    EU extends sanctions on Putin ‘cronies’

    EU states have decided to extend the life of blacklists of Russians and Ukrainians deemed responsible for the Ukraine conflict or for plundering Ukraine’s treasury. …read more Source:...

    Ministers Meet In Paris To Review Progress On Minsk Accords
    Mar03

    Ministers Meet In Paris To Review Progress On Minsk Accords

    The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, France, and Germany are meeting in Paris on March 3 to discuss implementation of the peace plan for Ukraine set up under the Minsk accords in February 2015. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian pilot in Russia trial threatens hunger strike
    Mar03

    Ukrainian pilot in Russia trial threatens hunger strike

    Russia’s chief prosecutor has demanded 23 years of imprisonment and nearly one thousand U.S. dollars in fines for Ukrainian pilot and MP Nadiya Savchenko …read more Source: World...

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year
    Mar03

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year

    WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM – US President Barack Obama has extended sanctions imposed on Russia over developments in Ukraine for one more year, the White House said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year
    Mar03

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year

    US President Barack Obama has extended sanctions imposed on Russia over developments in Ukraine for one more year, the White House said on Wednesday, TASS reports. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Latvian MFA: Ukraine must persist with reforms
    Mar03

    Latvian MFA: Ukraine must persist with reforms

    The international community must continue to call upon Ukraine’s political elite to persist in the reform process, which is already underway despite the internal challenges, Zanda Kalnina-Lukasevica (Unity), the Latvian Foreign Ministry’s Parliamentary Secretary, said during the meeting with a delegation from the Romanian parliament,...

    Bulgaria Marks Anniversary Since Liberation of Ottoman Rule
    Mar03

    Bulgaria Marks Anniversary Since Liberation of Ottoman Rule

    Bulgaria marks on March 03 its National Holiday, the anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule. 138 years ago, in a tiny town near Istanbul named San Stefano, a peace treaty was signed bringing Bulgaria back to the political map. The treaty was a result of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878, known in Bulgaria as the Liberation War. Russia...

    The Liberation of Bulgaria and the role of media
    Mar03

    The Liberation of Bulgaria and the role of media

    The Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878 was different from other military clashes of the two empires. Regardless of Russia’s strategic goals, the war was declared as a war in protection of Christianity. „All of our loyal citizens are aware of the empathy with which we have always treated the fate of the oppressed Christian population of Turkey....