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    Russian court starts hearing Ukrainian pilot’s murder trial
    Sep22

    Russian court starts hearing Ukrainian pilot’s murder trial

    A Russian court on Tuesday started hearing a case against Ukrainian helicopter pilot Nadiya Savchenko over the murder of two Russian journalists in a trial that has caused outrage in Kiev and the West. Seen by her compatriots as a symbol of resistance against a Kremlin-backed conflict in their country, Savchenko faces up to 25 years in...

    Ukraine rebels say local elections still set for Oct, Nov
    Sep22

    Ukraine rebels say local elections still set for Oct, Nov

    Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine said on Tuesday they were going ahead with local elections in October and November in defiance of Kiev, and only hours after they appeared to say they were prepared to postpone the vote to avoid “stalemate” in peace efforts. …read more Source: Channel...

    NATO chief considers Minsk accord only way out of Ukraine crisis
    Sep22

    NATO chief considers Minsk accord only way out of Ukraine crisis

    There is no alternative to the Minsk deal on the peaceful settlement of the Ukraine crisis, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said here Tuesday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-09/22/c_134649386.htm target=_blank title="NATO chief considers Minsk accord only way out of Ukraine crisis”...

    Russia still arming Ukraine rebels despite truce: NATO chief
    Sep22

    Russia still arming Ukraine rebels despite truce: NATO chief

    Russia is still sending weapons to separatist rebels battling the Ukrainian government despite a fresh truce in the war-torn east of the country, NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Sept. 22 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Ukraine, NATO agree to expansion of cooperation
    Sep22

    Ukraine, NATO agree to expansion of cooperation

    Ukraine signs deals on NATO’s greater presence in the conflict-hit country. …read more Source:...

    Trial of Ukrainian pilot accused of murdering  Russian journalists begins
    Sep22

    Trial of Ukrainian pilot accused of murdering Russian journalists begins

    Nadiya Savchenko stands trial despite international fears that the charges have been fabricated for political reasonsThe murder trial of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko has begun despite international condemnation and accusations that the charges have been fabricated for political purposes.Savchenko – the best known Ukrainian citizen currently...

    IMF calls on investors to participate in Ukraine debt exchange
    Sep22

    IMF calls on investors to participate in Ukraine debt exchange

    The International Monetary Fund urged all of Ukraine’s creditors to support a debt restructuring deal, saying it was critical that investors holdin …read more Source: The New...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine wishes to join NATO
    Sep22

    Poroshenko: Ukraine wishes to join NATO

    President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine has noted on September 22 that being not part of the NATO has been a “criminal decision» that the current government is ready to change. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ukraine rebels say local elections still set for Oct, Nov
    Sep22

    Ukraine rebels say local elections still set for Oct, Nov

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine said on Tuesday they were going ahead with local elections in October and November in defiance of Kiev, and only hours after they appeared to say they were prepared to postpone the vote to avoid “stalemate” in peace efforts. …read more Source: The...

    High-profile Trial of Ukrainian Officer Begins in Russia
    Sep22

    High-profile Trial of Ukrainian Officer Begins in Russia

    A Russian court has begun hearing the high-profile case against Ukrainian officer Nadezhda Savchenko, who is charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine.Russian investigators allege that Savchenko, who served in a volunteer battalion fighting with… …read more Source:...