Detention extension delays Russia-Ukraine prisoner exchange | AFP

Russian state media journalist, Kirill Vyshinsky, had his detention extended for two months by a Kiev court, despite Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky offering to hand him back to Moscow in exchange for Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov in prison in a Russian Arctic penal colony. Moscow condemned the extension. IMAGES

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Russian state media journalist Kyrylo Vyshynsky appears in court | AFP

Kyrylo Vyshynsky, a journalist working for Russia’s RIA Novosti state news, appears in court in Kiev after Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky offered to hand him to Moscow in exchange for Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov who is behind bars in a Russian Arctic penal colony. IMAGES

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US kicking ally Turkey out of fighter program

In a major break with a longtime ally, the Trump administration on Wednesday said Turkey is being kicked out of an American-led fighter aircraft program because it is buying a Russian air defense system that would aid Russian intelligence. (July 17)

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US confirms Turkey blocked from F-35 program after Russian missile purchase | AFP

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, Ellen M. Lord, confirms that Turkey will no longer be permitted to join in NATO’s F-35 fighter program after it purchased a Russian missile defense system. SOUNDBITE

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Regime air raids kill 9 civilians in northwest Syria: monitor | AFP

Syrians pass along damaged streets in Maaret al-Nomane following regime air strike in rebel-held northwest Syria, the target of months of regime and Russian bombardment, the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights said.

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