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    Austrian court orders release of Ukrainian oligarch
    Feb24

    Austrian court orders release of Ukrainian oligarch

    An Austrian judge has ordered the release of Dmytro Firtash, one of Ukraine’s richest men who was detained earlier this week over alleged links to organised crime in Spain. …read more Source: The Local...

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch
    Feb24

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch

    An Austria judge Friday ordered the release of Dmytro Firtash, one of Ukraine’s richest men who was detained earlier this week over alleged links to organised crime in Spain …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Prolongs Detention Of Late Uzbek President’s Relative
    Feb24

    Ukraine Prolongs Detention Of Late Uzbek President’s Relative

    A court in Kyiv has prolonged by one year the preliminary arrest of a relative of the late Uzbek President Islam Karimov who is wanted by Tashkent for alleged forgery and embezzlement of hundreds of millions of dollars. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Only 5 Countries That Meet NATO’s Defense Spending Requirements
    Feb24

    The Only 5 Countries That Meet NATO’s Defense Spending Requirements

    Getting NATO allies to spend more on defense is one of President Donald Trump’s most consistent foreign policy proposals. He might be on to something. According to NATO’s own figures, just 5 of the 28 alliance members meet the requirement agreed upon in 2006 that members spend at least 2 percent of their GDP on defense. Here’s a...

    Vienna court decides against detaining Ukrainian businessman Firtash
    Feb24

    Vienna court decides against detaining Ukrainian businessman Firtash

    VIENNA (Reuters) – A Vienna court decided on Friday to not to detain Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash, three days after a decision to extradite him to the United States on bribery allegations and his simultaneous arrest on Spain-based accusations of money laundering. …read more Source: The...

    Trump lawyer pushed pro-Russia deal for Ukraine, politician claims
    Feb24

    Trump lawyer pushed pro-Russia deal for Ukraine, politician claims

    The setting was a Manhattan restaurant, and after 25 minutes what allegedly emerged was a pro-Russian peace plan for Ukraine that its author believes may have ended up in the White House. In a CNN interview, Ukrainian lawmaker Andrii Artemenko said he discussed his left-field proposal for Ukraine in January with US President Donald Trump’s...

    The Morning Vertical, February 24, 2017
    Feb24

    The Morning Vertical, February 24, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ten-man Spurs exit Europa League, Lyon in seventh heaven
    Feb24

    Ten-man Spurs exit Europa League, Lyon in seventh heaven

    Spurs knocked out by Gent after Delli Alli sent off Lyon thrash Alkmaar 7-1, progress 11-2 on aggregate Stindl hat-trick puts Gladbach through to last 16 Celta Vigo’s Jonny in action against Shakhtar Donetsk’s Fred. Photo: Reuters LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur’s Europa League hopes were crushed by mid-table Belgian side Gent, who...

    Dairy is the first Caucasian Congress (video)
    Feb24

    Dairy is the first Caucasian Congress (video)

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) jointly with Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and Association of Milk Producers of Ukraine (AMP) will organize the First Caucasus Dairy Congress …read more Source: Noyan...

    [Ticker] Dutch lower house approves EU-Ukraine treaty
    Feb24

    [Ticker] Dutch lower house approves EU-Ukraine treaty

    The Dutch lower house of parliament on Thursday approved the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, leaving a vote in the Senate after Dutch elections on 15 March as a final hurdle before the deal can enter into force. The Netherlands is the only EU country that hadn’t ratified the Association Agreement with Ukraine, signed in 2014, after 61...