Friday Apr 11
Wall Street Journal
EU to Discuss New Russia Sanctions
The European Union will discuss new targeted sanctions on Russia on Monday in response to the latest pressure on Ukraine as officials in Brussels warned Moscow not to use its gas exports as a "political tool."
Times of Ti
Winter still hanging on | Notes from the North Woods
I spent most of the past weekend in Elizabethtown, in order to visit with family and friends, and to check out a few of the local rivers and streams.
Vidzone Update: 50 Cent, Pitbull, Zedd and Lady Gaga
VidZone has a new batch of music videos and playlists for April! First up is the latest Artist Of The Week who is pulling a "BeyoncA©" by releasing a video of EACH track from their highly-anticipated forthcoming album.
Letter from Moscow: the mood turns nasty
As we began our descent across southern Moscow, our plane skimmed just above the blocks that symbolise Soviet-era living, then banked west towards the airport, crossing mile upon mile of " town hauzy " and " kottedzhy " - the gaudy dwellings, replete with turrets and swimming pools and multiple garages, of Russia's thriving middle classes.
Glagoslav authors are coming to the London Book Fair 2014
London, 7-10 April 2014. 7 April 2014, 5:00 - 6:30 pm. Puskhin House, London. Alex Kahn in Conversation with Pavel Basinsky and Zakhar Prilepin.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Former White House Official: Putin Wants 'New Russian Empire'
The U.S. and Europe need to stand together against Moscow in the wake of its incursion in Crimea, keeping the door open for Ukraine and other countries to join NATO, former White House officials tell NPR.
In Pictures, Crimea's New Russian Identity
Across Crimea, the streets and countryside are a study of contrasts and transition.
Vladimir Putin's Objectives: A New Russian Empire And Crushing NATO
Two days ago, Russian President Vladimir Putin, gave a speech to the Russian Duma, the Potemkin parliament that endorses what Putin has already done, on the occasion of receiving a request from the people of Crimea to become part of Russia.