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    Reports: Russia releases female Ukrainian pilot in prisoner swap
    May25

    Reports: Russia releases female Ukrainian pilot in prisoner swap

    Ukraine President Poroshenko personally traveled to Moscow to fly Nadiya Savchenko home. …read more Source: USA...

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in prisoner swap, official says
    May25

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in prisoner swap, official says

    Russia has released jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko and she is being flown home as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen, according to an official in the Ukrainian presidential administration. …read more Source:...

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in dramatic prisoner swap
    May25

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in dramatic prisoner swap

    Ukraine held two alleged Russian servicemen captured in separatist Ukraine. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ Swapped for 2 Russian Prisoners
    May25

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ Swapped for 2 Russian Prisoners

    A military pilot dubbed Ukraine’s “Joan of Arc” has been released after two years behind bars in an exchange for two Russian prisoners of war. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Set to Return Home
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Set to Return Home

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko is expected to arrive in Kiev on Wednesday, reportedly returning home after spending two years at the mercy of pro-Russian separatists and Russian authorities. Local media issued separate reports on Wednesday morning, citing sources privy to information from the ongoing talks between Kiev and Moscow about...

    Europe in Flux: an Unusual Journey
    May25

    Europe in Flux: an Unusual Journey

    I have just returned to Helsinki, my current home base, from a ten-day trip with the somewhat unusual itinerary of Estonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and Austria. The four small countries vary widely in virtually every way — from their topographies to their histories — but they share one characteristic of contemporary...

    Tatar Activist Reported Missing In Russia-Annexed Crimea
    May25

    Tatar Activist Reported Missing In Russia-Annexed Crimea

    Crimean Tatar activist Ervin Ibragimov has gone missing, his colleagues says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions
    May25

    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions

    Hungary’s foreign minister says the European Union’s decision on whether to extend economic sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine should be transparent and discussed openly. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia and Ukraine Agree on Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Russia and Ukraine Agree on Prisoner Swap

    The Ukrainian news media reported that a helicopter pilot, Lt. Nadiya V. Savchenko, was on a jet to be swapped for two Russians captured in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Official: Ukrainian Pilot Released in Russia, Returning Home
    May25

    Official: Ukrainian Pilot Released in Russia, Returning Home

    Nadezhda Savchenko is being flown to Ukraine, as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....