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    Two Years After Crimea Annexation, Tatars’ Resentment Growing
    Mar10

    Two Years After Crimea Annexation, Tatars’ Resentment Growing

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

    US Envoy To UN Says Nadiya Savchenko ‘Should Be Free’
    Mar10

    US Envoy To UN Says Nadiya Savchenko ‘Should Be Free’

    The US ambassador to the United Nations said on Wednesday that former Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko had been subjected to a “farcical trial” and called on Russia to immediately release her. …read more Source:...

    US Envoy To UN Says Nadiya Savchenko ‘Should Be Free’
    Mar10

    US Envoy To UN Says Nadiya Savchenko ‘Should Be Free’

    The US ambassador to the United Nations said on Wednesday that former Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko had been subjected to a “farcical trial” and called on Russia to immediately release her. …read more Source:...

    Do-it-yourself aid: Travers fellowship winners to look at the money migrant workers send home
    Mar10

    Do-it-yourself aid: Travers fellowship winners to look at the money migrant workers send home

    Migrant workers living in Canada send almost four times as much to friends and family overseas as the federal government spends in official aid. These remittances are often a lifeline for those left behind, improving the lives of the recipients and their countries. According to the World Bank, remittances have surpassed foreign direct investment...

    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...

    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...

    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...