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Ukrainian military pilot Nadezhda Savchenko looks out from a defendants' cage during a court hearing in Moscow, Russia, May 6, 2015.

Russian Trial of Ukraine's Pilot Reflects Tangled Conflict

Prosecutors accuse the Ukrainian woman of causing the deaths of two Russian journalists in east Ukraine and allege she acted as a spotter to help Ukrainian ground forces target the journalists More

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras answers opposition questions in parliament in Athens, July 31, 2015.

Greek PM Defends Controversial ‘Plan B’ for Eurozone Exit

Tsipras forced to respond to issue in parliament after former finance minister Varoufakis revealed efforts to hack into citizens' tax codes to create parallel payment system More

Marina Litvinenko, the widow of murdered KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko, leaves the High Court in central London, July 28, 2015.

Litvinenko Widow Accuses Putin of Ordering Husband's Killing

Marina Litvinenko's lawyer insisted on Friday that former KGB agent was murdered at behest of Russian President Vladimir Putin More

FILE - The Google logo is printed on the carpet during the inauguration of the new Google cultural institute in Paris, Dec. 10, 2013.

Google Rejects French Order on World 'Right to be Forgotten'

Tech giant says bowing to request would force it also to agree to similar requests worldwide from any government that doesn't agree with how it posts content More

FILE - Businessman Gennady Timchenko, a target of U.S. economic sanctions, attends a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2014 in St. Petersburg, Russia, May 24, 2014.

US Adds to Russian, Ukrainian Sanctions

Associates of billionaire Russian gas trader, Crimean port operators join those being penalized in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine More



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Video Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Malaysian Plane Crash

Russia has vetoed a United Nations resolution seeking creation of an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down the Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine. The incident took place July 17 last year in the territory controlled by pro-Russian insurgents. All 298 people on board were killed. Zlatica Hoke reports.