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    Calls grow for Russia to release Ukrainian pilot
    Mar08

    Calls grow for Russia to release Ukrainian pilot

    Ukraine Tuesday prepared to send a team of doctors to check the health of a hunger-striking helicopter pilot who is on trial in Russia as global calls grew for her release …read more Source: The Daily...

    Hundreds March In Kyiv Demading Savchenko’s Release
    Mar08

    Hundreds March In Kyiv Demading Savchenko’s Release

    Hundreds of demonstrators, including Ukrainian lawmakers, are marching in Kyiv, demanding that Russia release Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    80 investigators assigned to bring MH17 perpetrators to justice
    Mar08

    80 investigators assigned to bring MH17 perpetrators to justice

    A team of 80 police officers are assigned to the criminal investigation into the MH17 disaster. They are working from both the Netherlands and Ukraine, according to Wilbert Paulissen, head of the national detectives The post 80 investigators assigned to bring MH17 perpetrators to justice appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Things to know about Meldonium after Sharapova fails test
    Mar08

    Things to know about Meldonium after Sharapova fails test

    Tennis star Maria Sharapova speaks during a news conference in Los Angeles on Monday, March 7, 2016. Sharapova says she has failed a drug test at the Australian Open. (AP/Damian Dovarganes)Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova says she failed a drug test for meldonium at the Australian Open. The drug was only banned in January and there has been a...

    [Ticker] Dutch inquiry to reveal MH17 missile launch location
    Mar08

    [Ticker] Dutch inquiry to reveal MH17 missile launch location

    A Dutch-led team of investigators say they will soon be able to determine the exact launch site of a missile that shot down a Malaysia Airlines flight over Ukraine in 2014, killing 298 people. The Dutch are holding a referendum on a Ukraine trade deal on 6 April. …read more Source:...

    Sharapova fails drug test, Nike suspends ties
    Mar08

    Sharapova fails drug test, Nike suspends ties

    Russian star Maria Sharapova comes up with a powerful shot against Estonian Kaia Kanepi en route to a 6-2, 6-4 win during their second round match in the French Open Monday in Paris. (AP)Sharapova By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES — Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova said on Monday she had failed a drug test at the Australian Open due to a...

    Zangeneh: Iran welcomes cooperation with Ukraine on gas equipment
    Mar08

    Zangeneh: Iran welcomes cooperation with Ukraine on gas equipment

    Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh on Monday supported Ukraine’s presence in Iran’s oil industry saying the east European country can cooperate in manufacturing of turbines and gas compressors, IRNAreported. …read more Source:...

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17: investigator (AFP)
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17: investigator (AFP)

    Bunnik (Netherlands) (AFP) – The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said on Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Netherlands ‘has all information’ on MH17: Investigator
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all information’ on MH17: Investigator

    The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said. …read more Source: Channel...

    China says it should control the South China Sea because it ‘discovered’ it first
    Mar08

    China says it should control the South China Sea because it ‘discovered’ it first

    Thomson ReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – The South China Sea is one of the world’s freest and safest shipping lanes, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday, arguing that Beijing’s control over the disputed waters was justified because it was the first to “discover” them. China has come under fire from the United...