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    Ukrainian officer on trial in Russia says she was kidnapped
    Sep29

    Ukrainian officer on trial in Russia says she was kidnapped

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian officer charged with the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine said Tuesday she was kidnapped by Russians… …read more Source:...

    Russia bans Ukrainian flights
    Sep29

    Russia bans Ukrainian flights

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s transportation ministry is banning Ukrainian airlines from flying to Russia, a measure taken in response to Ukraine’s ban last week on Russian flights. …read more Source: CNS...

    UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015
    Sep29

    UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

    By United Press International In 1941, the Babi Yar massacre of nearly 34,000 Jewish men, women and children began on the outskirts of Kiev in Nazi-occupied Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia, US to cooperate on fighting Islamic State: Moscow
    Sep29

    Russia, US to cooperate on fighting Islamic State: Moscow

    Moscow (AFP) – Moscow said on Tuesday that Russia and the United States intended to build upon a key meeting between Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama and look for ways to fight the Islamic State group.The Russian president stole the show at the UN General Assembly on Monday, calling for a broad UN-backed coalition to fight Islamic State...

    Ukrainian Railways sanctions Russian cargo operator
    Sep29

    Ukrainian Railways sanctions Russian cargo operator

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s state-run railway company Ukrzaliznytsya said on Tuesday it had suspended cooperation with a cargo branch of… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: A record 522,000 migrants reach Europe this year
    Sep29

    The Latest: A record 522,000 migrants reach Europe this year

    The International Organization for Migration says a record number of people have crossed the Mediterranean into Europe this year, now topping a half a million. IOM estimated that 2,892 people have died trying the crossing — the vast majority of those deaths coming among people seeking to reach Italy via North Africa. Poland’s prime minister...

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan
    Sep29

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan

    PARIS (AP) — The latest developments as European governments struggle to cope with the huge number of people moving across Europe. All times local:… …read more Source: Associated...

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan
    Sep29

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan

    Poland’s prime minister says her government will take steps to bring in tens of thousands of ethnic Poles now living in Kazakhstan and Ukraine. Critics of the European Union refugee program say Poland’s first obligation should be toward ethnic Poles expelled from their homes under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and to their descendants....

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan
    Sep29

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan

    PARIS (AP) — The latest developments as European governments struggle to cope with the huge number of people moving across Europe. All times… …read more Source:...

    Alleged Russian Soldiers Go On Trial In Ukraine
    Sep29

    Alleged Russian Soldiers Go On Trial In Ukraine

    A court in Kyiv has started preliminary hearings into the case against two alleged Russian soldiers detained in Ukraine’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...