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    To Get Crimea Back, Ukraine Must Remember the Crimeans
    Mar22

    To Get Crimea Back, Ukraine Must Remember the Crimeans

    Isolating the peninsula will only to work to Putin’s advantage. …read more Source: Foreign...

    The latest on Belgium terror attacks: Third bomb at Brussels Airport neutralized
    Mar22

    The latest on Belgium terror attacks: Third bomb at Brussels Airport neutralized

    BRUSSELS — The Latest on explosions at Brussels airport and metro station (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Florence Muls, a spokeswoman for the Brussels Airport, says a third bomb has been neutralized at the airport after two other bombs killed at least 10 people there Tuesday morning. Muls told The Associated Press the third bomb was dispensed of...

    Wife of Ukrainian pianist charged with killing daughters — three years after he won a ‘cursed’ competition
    Mar22

    Wife of Ukrainian pianist charged with killing daughters — three years after he won a ‘cursed’ competition

    ‘You can imagine the stresses’: Past winners of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition died of AIDS, a series of strokes and suicide …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Savchenko Sings Defiance At Russian Judge
    Mar22

    Savchenko Sings Defiance At Russian Judge

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko broke out into song after a Russian judge declared her guilty of complicity in the killings of two Russian journalists and in attempted killings of others during fighting in eastern Ukraine in June 2014. Savchenko began singing a patriotic Ukrainian folk song shortly before the judge announced her sentence, forcing...

    Russia Jails Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ for 22 Years
    Mar22

    Russia Jails Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ for 22 Years

    A Ukrainian army officer was convicted of murdering civilians on Tuesday by a Russian court. …read more Source:...

    Brussels Attacks: Kremlin Angered by Ukrainian ‘Russian Link’ Claims
    Mar22

    Brussels Attacks: Kremlin Angered by Ukrainian ‘Russian Link’ Claims

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has led the fierce backlash against Ukrainian suggestions that Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels could have been planned by the Kremlin. Three blasts shook the Belgian capital on Tuesday morning, killing at least 34 people in two different locations. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President...

    Russian Court Sentences Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko To 22 Years In Jail
    Mar22

    Russian Court Sentences Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko To 22 Years In Jail

    MOSCOW — Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko was found guilty of murder by a Russian court Tuesday and sentenced to 22 years behind bars. Her six-month trial has generated harsh international criticism of Moscow and made Savchenko a symbol of resistance against Russia and a hero for many Ukrainians. Savchenko, who denies all the charges,...

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison
    Mar22

    Russia sentences Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ to 22 years in prison

    Ukraine’s president called the harsh verdict “shameful” and said he would seek a trade for her freedom. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Putin Ally Says NATO Focus On Russia Made Brussels Attacks Possible
    Mar22

    Putin Ally Says NATO Focus On Russia Made Brussels Attacks Possible

    A prominent Russian official accused the Brussels-based NATO of neglecting its home turf to antagonize Russia instead, leaving the Belgian city vulnerable to Tuesday’s terror attacks.Alexey Pushkov, head of Russia’s parliamentary committee on foreign affairs, said on Twitter that NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was enabling...

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’

    A Ukrainian military pilot has been sentenced to 22 years in jail after being convicted of murdering two Russian journalists following a highly politicized trial that has deepened the diplomatic rift between Moscow and the West.Nadiya Savchenko was accused of directing a mortar strike that killed Anton Voloshin and Igor Kornelyuk, two employees...