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    Obstacles to Foreign Policy Restraint
    May25

    Obstacles to Foreign Policy Restraint

    Emma Ashford reviews the recent Advancing American Security conference, and adds this: Despite these attempts at engagement, realist and restraint-oriented perspectives, whether from inside or outside the Beltway, remain a relative rarity in Washington, where broadly interventionist ideas tend to dominate among both Democrats and Republicans....

    Ukrainian Pilot Captured By Russia Returns Home After Receiving Pardon From Putin
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Captured By Russia Returns Home After Receiving Pardon From Putin

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home in Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow.Handing over Savchenko, whose release had been demanded by Western governments and who has become a national hero in Ukraine, is likely to ease...

    Ukrainian pilot returns home after nearly 2 years in a Russian jail
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot returns home after nearly 2 years in a Russian jail

    Thomson ReutersMOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home in Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow. Handing over Savchenko, whose release had been demanded by Western governments and who has become...

    Russia’s Putin Pardons Ukrainian Pilot, Hands Her Over To Kiev
    May25

    Russia’s Putin Pardons Ukrainian Pilot, Hands Her Over To Kiev

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home in Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow.Handing over Savchenko, whose release had been demanded by Western governments and who has become a national hero in Ukraine, is likely to ease...

    Freed Ukrainian pilot returns home after 2 years in Russia
    May25

    Freed Ukrainian pilot returns home after 2 years in Russia

    Russia freed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko on Wednesday after holding her for nearly two years, with President Vladimir Putin pardoning her as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen jailed in Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    The Latest: Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed, Flown to Kiev
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed, Flown to Kiev

    The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local):3:35 p.m.Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko has returned to Kiev after nearly two years of being imprisoned in Russia.Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman… …read more Source:...

    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions
    May25

    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The European Union’s decision on whether to extend economic sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine should be… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev

    The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local): 3:35 p.m. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia and Ukraine Swap Prisoners
    May25

    Russia and Ukraine Swap Prisoners

    Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian air-force pilot captured by Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine in 2014 and sentenced to 22 years in prison in Russia, has been freed in exchange for two Russian held by Ukraine, multiple news reports say.RT, the Russian government-funded broadcaster, reported that Savchenko had landed in Ukraine on President...

    Ukrainian pilot freed due to mercy
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot freed due to mercy

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says in televised comments that he has decided to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko, who has become the national rallying cause in Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...