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    Ukraine’s New Hope
    May25

    Ukraine’s New Hope

    Nadia Sacvhenko could just turn out to be Ukraine’s Vaclav Havel; or its Lech Walesa; or its Nelson Mandela. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko Released, But Fate Of Other Ukrainians Imprisoned In Russia Unclear
    May25

    Savchenko Released, But Fate Of Other Ukrainians Imprisoned In Russia Unclear

    With Russia’s release of Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who returned to a hero’s welcome in Kyiv, attention now shifts to the fate of other Ukrainians jailed in Russia on charges their supporters say are dubious. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko Vows To Fight To Free Other Prisoners
    May25

    Savchenko Vows To Fight To Free Other Prisoners

    Ukraine’s Nadia Savchenko vowed to fight for the release of other prisoners still held by Russia. The 35-year-old pilot was freed on May 25 after almost two years in Russian captivity. She was swapped for two Russians convicted of fighting alongside pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine. After arriving at Kyiv airport, Savchenko told...

    Savchenko Defiant After Release By Russia
    May25

    Savchenko Defiant After Release By Russia

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Nadio Savchenko said she was prepared to continue fighting for her country. After nearly two years of imprisonment, she was released by Russia on May 25 in a prisoner exchange. Savchenko was swapped for two Russians who had been captured in eastern Ukraine while fighting alongside Russia-backed separatists. Speaking next to...

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed In Russian Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed In Russian Prisoner Swap

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko arrived at Kyiv’s airport following a prisoner swap with two Russian prisoners held by Ukraine. Savchenko claims to have been abducted by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine in June 2014 and smuggled across the border into Russia. She told reporters that she was ready to once again give her life for...

    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...

    The Morning Vertical, May 25, 2016
    May25

    The Morning Vertical, May 25, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reports: Poroshenko Flying To Russia For Savchenko Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Reports: Poroshenko Flying To Russia For Savchenko Prisoner Swap

    Unconfirmed reports say Ukraine has pardoned two Russian prisoners to be swapped for jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘I Will Never Return To Donetsk’ — How The Conflict Reduced One Woman’s Life To Rubble
    May24

    ‘I Will Never Return To Donetsk’ — How The Conflict Reduced One Woman’s Life To Rubble

    Nadia Zaslavska lost everything she had in eastern Ukraine, including the “dream house” house she built and decorated herself. She looks back at the war that devastated her life. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Medvedev’s Awkward Crimea Moment: ‘There’s No Money. But You Take Care!’
    May24

    Medvedev’s Awkward Crimea Moment: ‘There’s No Money. But You Take Care!’

    An unhappy pensioner in the Ukrainian region of Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in 2014, gave Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev an earful during a visit this week. Medvedev’s awkward response has social media tittering. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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