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    Russian court sentences Ukraine's Savchenko 	to 22 years in jail
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukraine's Savchenko to 22 years in jail

    NNA – A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of involvement in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separati …read more Source: National News...

    Putin Ally Says NATO Focus On Russia Made Brussels Attacks Possible
    Mar22

    Putin Ally Says NATO Focus On Russia Made Brussels Attacks Possible

    A prominent Russian official accused the Brussels-based NATO of neglecting its home turf to antagonize Russia instead, leaving the Belgian city vulnerable to Tuesday’s terror attacks.Alexey Pushkov, head of Russia’s parliamentary committee on foreign affairs, said on Twitter that NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was enabling...

    Only Putin can decide whether to trade jailed pilot with Ukraine – Ifax
    Mar22

    Only Putin can decide whether to trade jailed pilot with Ukraine – Ifax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Only President Vladimir Putin can decide whether Russia will trade convicted Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko with Kiev, the Interfax news agency cited the Kremlin as saying on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Savchenko: Ukraine’s defiant symbol of resistance to Russia
    Mar22

    Savchenko: Ukraine’s defiant symbol of resistance to Russia

    Both the European Union and the United States stand by Savchenko’s assertion that she was abducted by pro-Moscow eastern Ukrainian separatists …read more Source: Gulf...

    Kiev offers to swap two suspected Russian troops for Ukraine pilot (AFP)
    Mar22

    Kiev offers to swap two suspected Russian troops for Ukraine pilot (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday offered to swap two suspected Russian soldiers captured in the separatist east for Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko who was sentenced to 22 years by a Russian judge. …read more Source: The West...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko in murder case
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko in murder case

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    Russian court sentences Ukraine pilot to 22 years in prison
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukraine pilot to 22 years in prison

    A court found Savchenko ‘guilty on all counts’ and sentenced her to 22 years in prison and a $440 fine at the end of a trial that has been slammed by the West and Kyiv as a political farce …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’

    A Ukrainian military pilot has been sentenced to 22 years in jail after being convicted of murdering two Russian journalists following a highly politicized trial that has deepened the diplomatic rift between Moscow and the West.Nadiya Savchenko was accused of directing a mortar strike that killed Anton Voloshin and Igor Kornelyuk, two employees...

    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder
    Mar22

    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder

    (DONETSK, Russia)— A Russian court on Tuesday found a Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, opening a path to a potential prisoner swap. Nadezhda Savchenko, 34, was serving in a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels when she was captured by separatist...

    Russian court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail

    Savchenko, a 34-year-old who has become a national hero at home in Ukraine, has denied having anything to do with the deaths of the journalists. Russian judge says Ukrainian pilot Savchenko killed reportersUkrainians pray for female military pilot jailed in RussiaUkrainian army pilot Nadezhda Savchenko appears in Moscow court …read more...