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    Ukrainian Pilot on Hunger Strike Agrees to Take Water
    Mar10

    Ukrainian Pilot on Hunger Strike Agrees to Take Water

    A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia says she has agreed to take water but will continue a hunger strike following an appeal by Ukraine’s president …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian Pilot Ends Hunger Strike
    Mar10

    Ukrainian Pilot Ends Hunger Strike

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who has been on a hunger strike since last week to protest the Russian criminal case against her, has begun taking liquids, according to her lawyer. Nikolai Polozov posted on Twitter Thursday that his client has stopped her hunger strike, a day after she appeared in court to face accusations she killed two...

    Ukrainian pilot on hunger strike agrees to take water
    Mar10

    Ukrainian pilot on hunger strike agrees to take water

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia has agreed to take water but will continue a hunger strike following an appeal by Ukraine’s… …read more Source:...

    Savchenko Agrees To Drink Water On ‘Ukrainian President’s Request’
    Mar10

    Savchenko Agrees To Drink Water On ‘Ukrainian President’s Request’

    MOSCOW — Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, held in a Russian jail since 2014, reportedly agreed Thursday to end a total hunger strike and drink water after a personal request from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. International concern over the health of Savchenko has grown after she announced Friday she was going on hunger strike and...

    Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia ends hunger strike
    Mar10

    Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia ends hunger strike

    A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia says she has agreed to take water but will continue a hunger strike following an appeal by Ukraine’s president. …read more Source: CTV...

    The Daily Vertical: How Low Can You Go?
    Mar10

    The Daily Vertical: How Low Can You Go?

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Obama Doctrine
    Mar10

    The Obama Doctrine

    Ruven AfanadorFriday, August 30, 2013, the day the feckless Barack Obama brought to a premature end America’s reign as the world’s sole indispensable superpower—or, alternatively, the day the sagacious Barack Obama peered into the Middle Eastern abyss and stepped back from the consuming void—began with a thundering speech given on...

    Savchenko Consuming Liquids After Request By Poroshenko
    Mar10

    Savchenko Consuming Liquids After Request By Poroshenko

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko, on a hunger strike to protest her detention and trial in Russia, has started consuming liquids. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian biathlete Latypov tests positive for meldonium
    Mar10

    Russian biathlete Latypov tests positive for meldonium

    MOSCOW (AP) — Another Russian athlete has tested positive for meldonium, the same drug found in Maria Sharapova’s sample at the Australian Open. The Russian Biathlon Union says Eduard Latypov, a 21-year-old biathlete who won a gold medal at last year’s world junior championships, tested positive at the IBU Cup. Latypov is the third...

    world briefing: Russia: Ukrainian Pilot Calls Her Trial a Farce
    Mar10

    world briefing: Russia: Ukrainian Pilot Calls Her Trial a Farce

    The pilot, Nadezhda Savchenko, brandished her middle finger and burst into the Ukrainian national anthem during her closing statement. …read more Source: The New York...