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Specter of Civil War; Putin's Army Hiding - Not Even CNN Can Find It; Easy Solution

Ukraine unleashed an offensive to dislodge militants from towns in its eastern Donetsk region as the authorities in Kiev said elements of Russian special forces were identified among the anti-government forces.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Eifman Ballet Brings UK Premiere of RODIN and More to the Coliseum, Now thru April 19

EIFMAN BALLET, founded by its visionary Artistic Director Boris Eifman 37 years ago and still based in the exquisite Russian city of St Petersburg, returns to London in April with the UK premiere of 'RODIN', based on the life of the sculptor and artist Auguste Rodin, and 'ANNA KARENINA' based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy .

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Related Topix: Russia, World News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Ananova

Ukraine Crisis: World Leaders In Emergency Talks

World leaders have warned of a "dangerous escalation" in the Ukraine crisis as fatal clashes broke out in the east of the country.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Ukraine, Oleksandr Turchynov,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Treasury Designates Seven Individuals And One Entity Contributing To The Situation In Ukraine

The U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control today designated Crimean separatist leaders Pyotr Zima, Aleksei Chaliy, Rustam Temirgaliev, Yuriy Zherebtsov, Mikhail Malyshev, and Valery Medvedev, former Ukrainian official Sergey Tsekov, and Crimea-based gas company Chernomorneftegaz pursuant to Executive Order 13660.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Ukraine, Asia

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Age

Pro-Russia protesters gather outside a regional government building in Donetsk.

Donetsk: Kiev has offered sweeping autonomous powers to regional governments in an attempt to defuse attempts by pro-Russian protesters to establish separatist republics in the east of Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

Sydney Morning Herald

Kiev offers more regional power to stop pro-Russian east breaking away

Donetsk: Kiev has offered sweeping autonomous powers to regional governments in an attempt to defuse attempts by pro-Russian protesters to establish separatist republics in the east of Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

LIFT Takes Dmitry Krymov's OPUS NO7 on UK Tour, May-June 2014

One of Russia's most original contemporary theatre directors, Dmitry Krymov, will bring his remarkable Opus No7 to the UK this summer in a national tour, breathing exhilarating emotional life into stories of Soviet oppression and censorship.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Pravda

PACE deprives Russia of voting right before 2015

The Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe supported the draft resolution on the report from Stefan Schennach, in which it was offered to deprive Russia of the voting right until the end of the year for the adoption of the Crimea in the Russian Federation.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News,

Financial Times

Mariinsky International Ballet Festival, St Petersburg, Russia

The UK's relationship with Russia may be in the doldrums, but Russian ballet companies have taken the current UK-Russia Year of Culture to heart.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, World News, Russia, Classical

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Art Daily

GRAD: Gallery for Russian Arts and Design opens its first contemporary art exhibition

GRAD: Gallery for Russian Arts and Design presents Taint, the gallery's first contemporary exhibition.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Painting, Arts, United Kingdom, Durham County, England,

Fri Apr 04, 2014

JD Supra

Putin Up With Russia

In response to months of civil strife and violence in Ukraine, in March Vladimir Putin sent heavily armed Russian troops into Crimea, an autonomous republic within Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

Charter97

Boris Nemtsov: Putin gives away Russia to China

'Let's be objective,' he says, 'and not excessively emotional. Putin has won tactically.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News,

Charter97

Switzerland limits possibility to circumvent "Ukrainian sanctions"

According to reports, since April 2 new contracts with private persons and enterprises affected by the European sanctions, as well as companies working on their behalf or controlled by them, are banned.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News

Wed Apr 02, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Eifman Ballet to Bring UK Premiere of RODIN and More to the Coliseum, April 15-19

EIFMAN BALLET, founded by its visionary Artistic Director Boris Eifman 37 years ago and still based in the exquisite Russian city of St Petersburg, returns to London in April with the UK premiere of 'RODIN', based on the life of the sculptor and artist Auguste Rodin, and 'ANNA KARENINA' based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy .

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Related Topix: World News, Arts, Russia, Ballet, Drama Movies, Anna Karenina

Buenos Aires Herald

Malvinas complicates Crimean choices

Thirty-two years after the beginning of the war, a global crisis takes a decidedly local turn On the 32nd anniversary of the day when the military dictatorship declared war in an ill-fated attempt to recover the islands, the debate over the Malvinas has been overshadowed by two votes at the United Nations concerning Crimea, in which Argentina spoke ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Russia, Asia

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Groong

An Address To The OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs

CHAIRS 15:42 31.03.2014 ISCE Minsk Group, Nagorno-Karabakh The Political Science Association of Armenia in its session of March 29, 2014, adopted an Address to the Heads of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs on the settlement of the Karabakh Conflict in connection with the unbecoming to the status of a head of state attacks of the Azerbaijani President ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Ilham Aliyev

Mon Mar 31, 2014

AME Info

Siemens turns off the lights for Earth Hour

Seeking an experienced and professional female hairdresser / stylist to join or hair salon team .

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, United Arab Emirates, Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy, Middle East, Bulgaria,

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Scotsman.com

Tiffany Jenkins: Culture cannot replace foreign policy

With the West unclear about what it stands for, and diplomacy in disarray, using the arts instead of politics is not a good idea, writes Tiffany Jenkins IT MAY have escaped your notice, but 2014 is the UK-Russia Year of Culture.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Breitbart.com

Hungary Opposes More Sanctions Against Russia

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said he opposed the European Union sanctions against Russia for annexing Crimea from Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics,

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Free Republic

Pet crocodile takes over man’s apartment

Sergei Falkov of Russia bought the reptile in Africa as a baby, but he doesn't know what to do with it now that it's grown; it lies on his couch.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News

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