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    Ukraine marks first ‘Defenders Day’ with harsh words for Putin
    Oct15

    Ukraine marks first ‘Defenders Day’ with harsh words for Putin

    There was no mistaking the message that Ukraine’s first ever “Defenders Day,” sent to Russian President Vladimir Putin as enthusiastic crowds flocked to see new military hardware and hear a raft of speakers, including President Petro Peroshenko, in central Kiev on Wednesday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Moscow court hands 6-year prison sentence to former plant director from Ukraine for spying
    Oct15

    Moscow court hands 6-year prison sentence to former plant director from Ukraine for spying

    A court in Moscow has sentenced a former defense factory chief from Ukraine to six years in prison on espionage charges, a verdict that comes amid continuing tensions in Russia-Ukraine ties. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian Man Gets 6-Year Prison Term in Russia for Spying
    Oct14

    Ukrainian Man Gets 6-Year Prison Term in Russia for Spying

    Moscow court hands 6-year prison sentence to former plant director from Ukraine for spying …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying
    Oct14

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying

    MOSCOW (AP) — A court in Moscow has sentenced a former defense factory chief from Ukraine to six years in prison on espionage charges, a verdict that comes amid continuing tensions in Russia-Ukraine ties. The Moscow City Court on Wednesday found Yuri Soloshenko, the 73-year-old former head of the Znamya electronics plant in Poltava, guilty of...

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying
    Oct14

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying

    A court in Moscow has sentenced a former defense factory chief from Ukraine to six years in prison on espionage charges, a verdict that comes amid continuing tensions in Russia-Ukraine ties. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying
    Oct14

    Ukrainian man gets 6-year prison term in Russia for spying

    MOSCOW (AP) — A court in Moscow has sentenced a former defense factory chief from Ukraine to six years in prison on espionage charges, a verdict… …read more Source:...

    Poll: Ukrainians Disappointed by Corruption, Incomplete Reforms
    Oct14

    Poll: Ukrainians Disappointed by Corruption, Incomplete Reforms

    Ukrainians are unhappy with their current government according to a recent poll, which found few are satisfied with the pace of legal reforms and efforts to end corruption. VOA’s Oleksandr Yanevskyy has more. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Investigators: Russian-made missile downed Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine
    Oct14

    Investigators: Russian-made missile downed Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine

    Special to WorldTribune.com Dutch investigators on Oct. 13 said that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile that was fired from eastern Ukraine. All 298 people on board the July 17, 2014 flight were killed. […] The post Investigators: Russian-made missile downed Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine appeared...

    Inadvisable—Even by His Own Advisors?
    Oct14

    Inadvisable—Even by His Own Advisors?

    President Obama responds with contempt to advice from outside experts, Eliot Cohen wrote in his column on Tuesday, an unattractive and self-sabotaging habit. The same day, Politico came out with an exposé confirming the President’s unwillingness to listen on the issue of Syria—not only to outsiders, but also to those within his...

    Russia Requests UN Open New MH17 Probe
    Oct14

    Russia Requests UN Open New MH17 Probe

    Russia has asked the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a United Nations agency, to open a new investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 last year over eastern Ukraine. Speaking Wednesday in Moscow, deputy head of the Russian Federal Aviation Agency, Rosaviatsiya, Oleg Storchevoy categorically disputed the...