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    Ukraine Says It Captured Russian Army Major Who Allegedly Delivered Explosives To Pro-Kremlin Rebels
    Jul30

    Ukraine Says It Captured Russian Army Major Who Allegedly Delivered Explosives To Pro-Kremlin Rebels

    Ukrainian security forces said Wednesday that they captured a Russian Army major who was allegedly delivering explosives to pro-Moscow rebels in the country. Moscow has maintained that it is not involved in the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine between forces loyal to Kiev and the self-declared separatist republics that favor Russia. Numerous...

    Preliminary hearing underway for Ukrainian pilot in Russia
    Jul30

    Preliminary hearing underway for Ukrainian pilot in Russia

    DONETSK, Russia (AP) — A preliminary hearing in the trial of a Ukrainian officer charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists has started in Russia’s south. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukrainian pilot charged in deaths of 2 Russian journalists goes to court in Russia’s south
    Jul30

    Ukrainian pilot charged in deaths of 2 Russian journalists goes to court in Russia’s south

    A preliminary hearing in the trial of a Ukrainian officer charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists has started in Russia’s south. …read more Source: FOX...

    Australian FM Slams Russia Over Shoot-Down of Civilian Plane: Your Veto ‘Compounds the Atrocity’
    Jul30

    Australian FM Slams Russia Over Shoot-Down of Civilian Plane: Your Veto ‘Compounds the Atrocity’

    Australia’s foreign minister could barely hide her contempt for the Putin regime Wednesday as she rebuked Russia for vetoing a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have established a criminal tribunal into the shooting down of a civilian aircraft over Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Savchenko Trial Set To Open In Russia
    Jul30

    Savchenko Trial Set To Open In Russia

    The trial of a Ukrainian military pilot held in Russia on charges of direct participation in the murder of two Russian journalists covering the Ukraine conflict, illegally entering Russia, and attempted murder is set to open on July 30. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia vetoes criminal investigation of MH17 crash
    Jul30

    Russia vetoes criminal investigation of MH17 crash

    Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. The foreign ministers of the Netherlands, Australia and Ukraine attended a meeting over the downing that killed all 298 people on board...

    Australia, Netherlands Lash Out At Russia For Veto Of MH17 Tribunal
    Jul30

    Australia, Netherlands Lash Out At Russia For Veto Of MH17 Tribunal

    Australia and the Netherlands have lashed out at Russia for vetoing a UN resolution that would have established an international tribunal to try those suspected of shooting down Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF Leader Lauds Ukraine For Strong Reform Efforts
    Jul30

    IMF Leader Lauds Ukraine For Strong Reform Efforts

    International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde July 29 lauded Ukraine’s government for aggressively undertaking long-needed reforms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Malaysian Plane Crash
    Jul30

    Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Malaysian Plane Crash

    Russia has vetoed a United Nations resolution seeking creation of an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down the Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine. The incident took place July 17 last year in the territory controlled by pro-Russian insurgents. All 298 people on board were killed. Zlatica Hoke...

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal
    Jul30

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal

    UNITED NATIONS — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...