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    Suicide Or Homicide? In Ukraine, Old-Guard Officials Dying Mysteriously
    Mar08

    Suicide Or Homicide? In Ukraine, Old-Guard Officials Dying Mysteriously

    Between January 26 and February 28, five Ukrainian officials with ties to the regime of ousted leader Viktor Yanukovych have been found dead of apparent suicide. What’s behind the wave of mysterious deaths? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Man reportedly confesses to killing a major Russian opposition leader
    Mar08

    Man reportedly confesses to killing a major Russian opposition leader

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian judge on Sunday said a man detained on suspicion of killing opposition figure Boris Nemtsov had admitted to investigators that he was involved in the killing. The judge at Moscow’s Basmanny court ordered that Zaur Dadayev be held in custody until April 28, a Reuters reporter in the courtroom said. Dadayev...

    Russian Authorities Charge 2 Over Nemtsov Shooting
    Mar08

    Russian Authorities Charge 2 Over Nemtsov Shooting

    By Katya Golubkova and Christian Lowe MOSCOW, March 8 (Reuters) – Moscow authorities have charged two men with involvement in the murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, one of whom served in a police unit in the Russian region of Chechnya according to a law enforcement official. A total of five men were frogmarched into a Moscow courtroom...

    Russia Charges 2 in Kremlin Critic’s Murder
    Mar08

    Russia Charges 2 in Kremlin Critic’s Murder

    MOSCOW (AP) — Two men were formally charged Sunday in the killing of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov and a hearing for three other suspects was under way, a court spokeswoman said. Anna Fadeeva told reporters at the Basmanny courthouse in Moscow that Zaur Dadaev and Anzor Gubashev had been charged, Russian news reports said. She...

    Russia charges 2 suspects in murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov; 1 confesses
    Mar08

    Russia charges 2 suspects in murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov; 1 confesses

    KIEV, Ukraine — Five men suspected of killing Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov had their first day in court on Sunday, and one of them confessed to investigators of being involved in the crime, according to the presiding Russian judge. Moscow’s Basmanny Court arraigned Zaur Dadayev and Anzor Gubashev on murder charges. Dadayev, who was ordered...

    Report: Suspect in Nemtsov Killing Served in Chechen Police Unit
    Mar08

    Report: Suspect in Nemtsov Killing Served in Chechen Police Unit

    One of the men detained on suspicion of killing Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov served in a police unit in the Russian region of Chechnya, Russian news agencies quoted a law enforcement official as saying. Nemtsov was shot dead on the night of Feb. 27 within sight of the Kremlin walls, in the most high-profile killing of an opposition...

    Ukrainian serviceman killed despite ceasefire: Ukraine military
    Mar08

    Ukrainian serviceman killed despite ceasefire: Ukraine military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and three wounded as a result of fighting in separatist eastern territories in the… …read more Source:...

    5 Nemtsov killing suspects arrive at court for arraignment
    Mar08

    5 Nemtsov killing suspects arrive at court for arraignment

    MOSCOW (AP) — Five suspects in the killing of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov have been delivered to the court for arraignment, the spokeswoman for a Moscow court said Sunday. The statement by Anna Fedeeva to reporters outside the courthouse came one day after the Federal Security service said two suspects had been detained....

    Ukrainian Military: Serviceman Killed Despite Cease-Fire
    Mar08

    Ukrainian Military: Serviceman Killed Despite Cease-Fire

    Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on March 8 that one Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and three wounded in fighting in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, despite a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moldova: Economic gains can defeat Ukraine separatists
    Mar08

    Moldova: Economic gains can defeat Ukraine separatists

    Moldova’s foreign minister says separatist regions will be won over by modernization. …read more Source: USA...