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    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead

    MOSCOW (AP) — A lawyer for two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead. Yuri Grabovsky was representing Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev who were captured last year in the rebel-held eastern Ukraine. The men admitted they were Russian officers but Moscow said they had resigned from active duty. The Ukrainian National...

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead

    A lawyer for two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead

    A lawyer for two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead

    MOSCOW (AP) — A lawyer for two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead.Yuri Grabovsky was representing Alexander Alexandrov and… …read more Source:...

    After Ukrainian pilot’s sentencing, diplomatic jockeying begins
    Mar25

    After Ukrainian pilot’s sentencing, diplomatic jockeying begins

    With Savchenko facing 22 years in prison, politicians discuss prisoner swaps while supporters call for retaliatory sanctions against RussiaIn seven days Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko will be transferred to a Russian penal colony to begin serving a 22-year sentence for alleged complicity in the killing of two journalists. Judge Leonid...

    Court Drops One Charge Against Ukrainian Posing As U.S. Student
    Mar25

    Court Drops One Charge Against Ukrainian Posing As U.S. Student

    A court in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania on March 24 dropped one of ten charges filed against a Ukrainian man who had posed as an American high school. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry cites progress on Syria, Ukraine in Moscow talks
    Mar25

    Kerry cites progress on Syria, Ukraine in Moscow talks

    After lengthy meetings with both Russian President Vladimir Putin and the country’s foreign minister, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday that Washington and Moscow have reached an understanding on how the fragile cease-fire in Syria can be strengthened. At a midnight news conference with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Kerry...

    Serena withstands fightback to advance at Miami
    Mar25

    Serena withstands fightback to advance at Miami

    MIAMI (AFP) – World number one Serena Williams launched her bid for a ninth Miami Open crown Thursday by outlasting US compatriot Christina McHale 6-3, 5-7, 6-2 to reach the third round.The 34-year-old defending champion, who like all seeds received a first-round bye, will next face Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan, who ousted Australian Daria...

    Russia, US agree to speed up Syria peace effort
    Mar25

    Russia, US agree to speed up Syria peace effort

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) speaks with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 24, 2016. REUTERS MOSCOW: Russia and the United States agreed at talks in Moscow on Thursday to use their influence over the sides in the Syria conflict to speed up progress towards a political solution....

    Syrian forces fight their way into Palmyra, as Kerry and Putin hail thaw
    Mar25

    Syrian forces fight their way into Palmyra, as Kerry and Putin hail thaw

    Forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad gesture as they advance into the historic city of Palmyra in this picture provided by SANA on March 24, 2016. REUTERS GENEVA/MOSCOW/BEIRUT: Syrian troops backed by Russian air support fought their way into the Islamic State-held city of Palmyra on Thursday, their biggest offensive yet...