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    Lawyer of Ukrainian pilot who is on what she calls a ‘show trial’ in Russia says she might die in prison
    Mar09

    Lawyer of Ukrainian pilot who is on what she calls a ‘show trial’ in Russia says she might die in prison

    Thomson ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – A hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists could die before a Russian court sentences her as the state of her health is worsening, her lawyer said. Nadezhda Savchenko, 34, was captured by in eastern Ukraine in June 2014 during fighting between Ukrainian...

    Turkey urged to recognize Crimean Tatar genocide
    Mar09

    Turkey urged to recognize Crimean Tatar genocide

    Ukrainian president has called on to Turkish parliament to recognize the 1944 deportation of Crimean Tatars as genocide …read more Source: World...

    “Free Savchenko” protestors picket Russian embassy in Vilnius  – The Baltic Times
    Mar09

    “Free Savchenko” protestors picket Russian embassy in Vilnius – The Baltic Times

    Wednesday 8 March, saw around 50 protestors gather outside the Russian Embassy in Vilnius to call for the release of Ukrainian air force pilot N…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Tickets will cost 23% more expensive compared with Georgia
    Mar09

    Tickets will cost 23% more expensive compared with Georgia

    Starting April 21, a new airline called Armenia will carry out flights from Armenia to European countries at $49, without paying the taxes set by Zvartnots Airport. Talking to media representatives on March 9, Tamaz Gaiashvili, one of the shareholders of the Armenia airline, said tickets will cost about €100. He said the company will operate...

    Calls grow for Russia to release Ukrainian pilot
    Mar09

    Calls grow for Russia to release Ukrainian pilot

    Five EU states seek sanctions against Russian officials over Savchenko …read more Source: Gulf...

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko vows to continue refusing water, food
    Mar09

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko vows to continue refusing water, food

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is on trial over the killing of two Russian journalists during the Ukraine conflict, vowed Wednesday to press on with a hunger strike without water unless Russia releases her. The high-profile case has raised deep concern in the West and in Kiev, where the government denounced the trial as…...

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko vows to continue refusing food, water
    Mar09

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko vows to continue refusing food, water

    DONETSK, Russia: Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, on trial in a high profile case over the killing of two Russian journalists, told a Russian court Wednesday she would continue refusing food and water. “I will continue my dry hunger strike if it takes more than a week to issue the judgement,” a feverish Savchenko said in her...

    Ukrainian company begins producing cheese in former DK Daugava production plant
    Mar09

    Ukrainian company begins producing cheese in former DK Daugava production plant

    The Ukrainian-owned dairy company Latvian Dairy Ltd. has begun producing various types of cheese for export in the former DK Daugava milk-processing plant in Jaunjelgava County, and is currently employing approximately 60 persons, the company’s representatives told LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her: lawyer
    Mar09

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her: lawyer

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists could die before a Russian court sentences her as the state of her health is worsening, her lawyer said. …read more Source:...

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her – lawyer
    Mar09

    Hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot could die before Russia sentences her – lawyer

    A hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists could die before a Russian court sentences her as the state of her health is worsening, her lawyer said. …read more Source: Channel...