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    Lion cub discovered smuggled in van full of parrots
    Mar24

    Lion cub discovered smuggled in van full of parrots

    Hidden in a van with 2,245 parrots and four cats, a lion cub was discovered during a baggage inspection in the Ukrainian port of Odessa on Wednesday. The Turkish citizens did have export permits for the other animals, but not the lion. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    Ukrainian police say former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov has been shot and killed in Kiev. Ukrainian police said Voronenkov was shot dead Thursday by an unidentified gunman at the entrance … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute
    Mar20

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute

    The foreign and defense ministers from Japan and Russia are meeting in Tokyo for the first such “two-plus-two” talks since Russia’s annexation of Ukraine. Monday’s one-day meeting comes as the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russian announces its Eurovision entry
    Mar13

    Russian announces its Eurovision entry

    Russia has announced its entry in the upcoming Eurovision song contest, seemingly putting an end to speculation that Russia might boycott the politically charged competition in Kiev. Several Russian lawmakers … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case
    Mar07

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case

    Russia says that the United Nations’ highest judicial body does not have jurisdiction to rule on Ukrainian allegations that Moscow sponsors terrorism by funneling arms and money to separatist rebels … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian court arrests top tax official
    Mar07

    Ukrainian court arrests top tax official

    A court in Ukraine’s capital has placed a top tax official under arrest pending trial on embezzlement charges. A 14-hour hearing closed early Tuesday when the Kiev district court ruled … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Kiev court hears Ukraine tax official’s embezzlement case
    Mar06

    Kiev court hears Ukraine tax official’s embezzlement case

    A court in Kiev is hearing motions on the embezzlement case against Ukraine’s top tax official. Roman Nasirov, chief of the Ukrainian Fiscal Service, was detained over the weekend and … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine takes Russia to UN court over rebel funding, Crimea
    Mar06

    Ukraine takes Russia to UN court over rebel funding, Crimea

    Ukraine is taking Russia to the United Nations’ highest judicial body, accusing Moscow of financing separatist rebels and racially discriminating against ethnic Tartars and Ukrainians in the annexed Crimean Peninsula. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears
    Mar05

    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears

    Russian news reports say curious and pious people are visiting a bust of the last czar in the Crimean capital after reports spread that the sculpture appeared to be weeping. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

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