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    World Weightlifting Body Suspends Nine Countries For Doping Violations
    Sep30

    World Weightlifting Body Suspends Nine Countries For Doping Violations

    The International Weightlifting Federation has suspended nine countries — including Russia and China — from competition for one year in a bid to combat rampant doping in the sport. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Filmmaker Sentsov Reportedly To Be Transferred To Russian Far North Prison
    Sep30

    Ukrainian Filmmaker Sentsov Reportedly To Be Transferred To Russian Far North Prison

    Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov, who is serving a 20-year prison term in Russia, has said he believes he will be transferred to Russia’s northernmost prison camp near the village of Kharp in the Yamalo-Nenetsk Autonomous Region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Suspects Detonator Triggered Munitions Blast
    Sep30

    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Suspects Detonator Triggered Munitions Blast

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko said investigators are operating under a theory that saboteurs may have used a detonator to trigger a massive explosion and fire at a munitions depot in central Ukraine this week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Military Chief Says Russia Left Troops In Belarus After War Games
    Sep29

    Ukraine’s Military Chief Says Russia Left Troops In Belarus After War Games

    The Ukrainian military’s chief of staff says Russia left troops behind in Belarus after staging military exercises there, despite Moscow’s pledge not to do so, Reuters reports. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Commemorates Victims Of Babi Yar Massacre
    Sep29

    Ukraine Commemorates Victims Of Babi Yar Massacre

    Ukraine has marked the 76th anniversary of a World War II-era massacre of 33,771 Jews by Nazi troops on the outskirts of occupied Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Detains Two Suspects In Crimea As Spies For Ukraine
    Sep29

    Russia Detains Two Suspects In Crimea As Spies For Ukraine

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) says a Russian soldier has been detained, along with a “female acquaintance,” on suspicion of spying for Kyiv in the Russian-occupied Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian City Councilor Shot Dead After Interview On Corruption
    Sep29

    Ukrainian City Councilor Shot Dead After Interview On Corruption

    Officials in the central Ukrainian city of Cherkasy say a municipal councilor has been shot dead just hours after the broadcast of a television interview he gave about corruption within the city’s utility services. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Lawmakers To Consider Resolution On ‘Rights Abuses’ In Crimea
    Sep29

    European Lawmakers To Consider Resolution On ‘Rights Abuses’ In Crimea

    The European Parliament is scheduled to debate and vote on a resolution highlighting what European lawmakers say are human rights abuses by Russian-installed authorities in Ukraine’s occupied Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Given Two-Year Sentence For ‘Separatism’
    Sep29

    Crimean Tatar Leader Given Two-Year Sentence For ‘Separatism’

    Russian-appointed judges found Crimean Tatar Leader Ilmi Umerov guilty and sentenced him to two years in a penal colony for his opposition to Russia’s takeover of the Crimean Peninsula. (RFE/RL’s Crimea Realities) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    CPJ Urges Ukraine To Free Uzbek Journalist Sought By Uzbekistan
    Sep29

    CPJ Urges Ukraine To Free Uzbek Journalist Sought By Uzbekistan

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Ukrainian authorities to release Uzbek journalist Narzullo Okhunjonov from detention, allow him to remain in Ukraine, and reject any request to extradite him. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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