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    McCain: Syrian War, Migrant Issue Among West’s Greatest Modern Crises
    Mar10

    McCain: Syrian War, Migrant Issue Among West’s Greatest Modern Crises

    Watch VOA’s entire interview with U.S. Senator John McCain. One of the U.S. Republican Party’s leading voices on foreign affairs says the civil war in Syria and the flow of migrants into Europe constitute one of the most serious crises the West has faced in the last 70 years. Senator John McCain, an Arizona Republican who was the...

    Defiant Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia flips judge the bird in court
    Mar10

    Defiant Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia flips judge the bird in court

    In her final address to the court in southern Russia on Wednesday, jailed Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko didn’t mince words — she didn’t have to. Defying the Russian justice system, she leapt onto the bench inside her glass cage and raised her middle finger to the judge. “Here’s my final word!” she shouted...

    Petro Poroshenko Says Open To Prisoner Swap With Russia Over Ukrainian Pilot
    Mar10

    Petro Poroshenko Says Open To Prisoner Swap With Russia Over Ukrainian Pilot

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday said he was ready to exchange prisoners with Russia to secure the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who has gone on hunger strike to protes… …read more Source:...

    Russia’s interventions in Syria, Ukraine unjust: Erdogan
    Mar10

    Russia’s interventions in Syria, Ukraine unjust: Erdogan

    ‘Where will they [Russia] place this in international law?’ Turkish president asks alongside his visiting Ukrainian counterpart in Ankara …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Couple who took in Ukrainian imposter student defend actions
    Mar10

    Couple who took in Ukrainian imposter student defend actions

    A couple who housed a 23-year-old Ukrainian man who was attending a Pennsylvania high school under a fake name say he told them he was much younger, and they deny they took advantage of him. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    McCain: Syrian War, Migrant Flood Among West’s Greatest Modern Crises
    Mar10

    McCain: Syrian War, Migrant Flood Among West’s Greatest Modern Crises

    VOA’s Serbian service interviews U.S. Senator John McCain, an Arizona Republican, about U.S. policy toward Serbia, the Middle East and Ukraine. …read more Source: Voice of...

    30 Years After The Chernobyl Disaster, Locals Are Still Eating Radioactive Food
    Mar10

    30 Years After The Chernobyl Disaster, Locals Are Still Eating Radioactive Food

    Nearly thirty years after an explosion and reactor meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, residents of the contaminated areas surrounding the disaster site are still being exposed to dangerously high levels of radiation, especially in the food that they eat.Researchers investigating contamination of locally produced food and forest...

    Two Years After Crimea Annexation, Tatars’ Resentment Growing
    Mar09

    Two Years After Crimea Annexation, Tatars’ Resentment Growing

    Two years after Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea, resentment is building among the region’s Tatars. The Muslim minority group is native to Crimea and many have been leaving the peninsula, saying Russian authorities are running them out of government jobs and taking away the autonomy they once enjoyed under Ukrainian rule. VOA Europe...

    Russia’s interventions in Syria, Ukraine unjust: Erdogan
    Mar09

    Russia’s interventions in Syria, Ukraine unjust: Erdogan

    ‘Where will they [Russia] place this in international law?’ Turkish president asks alongside his visiting Ukrainian counterpart in Ankara …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russian military seeks five combat dolphins
    Mar09

    Russian military seeks five combat dolphins

    MOSCOW: Russia’s defence ministry is looking to buy five dolphins, the government revealed on Wednesday, as the country strives to revive its Soviet-era use of sea mammals for military tasks. The military has opened the bidding on a 1.75 million ruble ($24,000) contract to deliver dolphins to the military in the Crimean port city of...