Kyiv demands extradition of representatives of the EU

Summary

Kyiv demands extradition of representatives of the EU.

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Ukraine’s General Prosecutor’s Office (GPO), which is responsible for extraditions, said they had not received any requests for such an extradition from Ukrainian police, nor had they issued any extradition requests to EU authorities bit.ly/2r0YiQy, .

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  • Reported in: Issue 71
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 05/05/2017
  • Language/target audience: Spain
  • Country: Ukraine, EU
  • Keywords: Other
  • Outlet: Público
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Leading American scientists confirm in the Bulletin of the Atomic…

Leading American scientists confirm in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists that the current goal of the US is to conquer Russia.

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The study is a comparison of US and Russian nuclear capabilities. American scientists do not say that U.S. are planning to attack Russia, they only say that from a technical point of view, the US are capable to destroy the entire fleet of Russian land-based missiles: bit.ly/2mQ1EUA,

Crimea is experiencing a tourist rush from Ukraine, during just…

Crimea is experiencing a tourist rush from Ukraine, during just three days nearly 20 000 tourists from Ukraine arrived in the peninsula.

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According to the Ukrainian Border Service the number of Ukrainians visiting Crimea is actually smaller. bit.ly/2qJYqYQ, . Since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014, its pro-Kremlin outlets have publish fake claims about record numbers of Ukrainians vacationing on the peninsula.

The International Court of Justice has taken a principled stand…

The International Court of Justice has taken a principled stand and did not support the numerous and well-known statements of the Ukrainian side about the alleged so-called “aggression” and “occupation” of Crimea, viewing them as being unrelated to the essence of the proceedings. Contrary to the claims of the Ukrainian side, there is not a word in the text of the court’s decision about ‘repression’, ‘persecution’ and the like by Russia in relation to the Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians living in Crimea, or about the requirement ‘to lift the ban of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people.

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Actually, the International Court of Justice's preliminary ruling confirmed two things: first, that the ICJ has jurisdiction to hear Ukraine's case against Russia; secondly, that there is sufficient evidence to allow Ukraine's case to continue. bit.ly/2onpmZC,