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5 hrs ago | Free Republic

Under Putin, Russia seeing an exodus of ‘ the most educated ...

'I don't share the opinion of 90 percent of the country: I feel like a foreigner here now so why not leave?' said Tatiana Konkova, a Russian literature teacher and singer, giving her last concert in Moscow this month.... The number of Russians emigrating in the last two years was some five times higher than in the two before Putin began a new ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Switched

Neil Armstrong's Lunar Heartbeat Is A Strong, Smooth Bass Line For This John Lennon Cover

On July 20th, 1969, the astronaut became the first person to set foot on the moon, and uttered these famous words: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KION 46

Russia offers alternate takes for MH17 crash

In the tangled aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, two narratives have emerged -- one that most of the world subscribes to, and another that Russia and the rebels are pushing.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Russia Offers Alternate Takes to What Brought Down MH17

In the tangled aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, two narratives have emerged - one that most of the world subscribes to, and another that Russia and the rebels are pushing.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Washington Times

Moscow: Continue U.S. cooperation in space

Moscow wants to work with Washington to further space exploration despite a recent NASA memo noting the crisis in Ukraine has nearly severed prospects for partnership, Russian officials say.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

The Kremlin's Strange Counterstrike

Moscow has retaliated against Obama in an awfully odd way - by sanctioning the abusive soldiers of Abu Ghraib and the officials in charge of the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Borden shares tales of life in Moscow

After living in Fairfield off and on for a few decades, Borden has spent most of the past 22 years working or living in Russia.

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Christian Science Monitor

If Ukraine rebels shot down MH17, Russia could reap the whirlwind

Holding a sign reading 'Putin is a murderer', a woman lies down near flowers left at the Dutch embassy in Kiev Thursday in memory of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Switched

Comet-Chasing Probe Reveals Space Rock's Strange Shape

Scientists say a space probe aiming to become the first to land on a comet has taken images that appear to show its target could actually be two separate lumps of rock and ice flying in tandem.

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Weekday Magazine

If Past Is Prologue, EU Needs To Up Its Game With Russia

Can the EU do better in holding Russia to account that it did in 2008, when then-French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his Russian counterpart, Dmitry Medvedev, agreed to end the fighting between Russia and Georgia.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bloomberg

Russia's Putin Says U.S. Sanctions Are Leading to - Dead End'

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the U.S. will only hurt its own interests with its "aggressive" approach to new sanctions over the four-month conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Moscow separatists.

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Groong

Foreign Ministry: Armenians Among Those Injured In Moscow Subway Accident

FOREIGN MINISTRY: ARMENIANS AMONG THOSE INJURED IN MOSCOW SUBWAY ACCIDENT Tuesday,July 15 Armenian Foreign Ministry has released updated information about victims of the Moscow subway accident that occurred this morning.

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Inter Press Service

Uzbek Minorities Taking Advantage of New Russian Citizenship Rules

A baker stencils patterns into dough to make non, a traditional Central Asian round flatbread, in Bukhara in July 2013.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Al+ Armenia

Armenians injured in Moscow subway accident

Two Armenians when injured in the Russian capital when a Moscow underground train derailed between two stations during the morning rush hour, reports the Armenian Embassy in Russia.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Big News Network.com

John Tefft is likely new US ambassador to Russia

President Barack Obama has named career diplomat John F. Tefft as the new American ambassador to Russia at a time when relations between the cold war rivals have bottomed over several issues, including Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Groong

Methods And Goals Of Anti-Russian Media In Armenia

RUSSIAN MEDIA IN ARMENIA Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 9 2014 9 July 2014 - 6:47pm David Stepanyan, Yerevan.

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EurasiaNet

Russia: Hoping Cuba Can Help Spur Trade with Latin America

Amid deteriorating relations with the West, Russian President Vladimir Putin is looking to diversify a Russian economy that is tightly linked to European markets.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

EurasiaNet

Uzbekistan: Minorities Taking Advantage of New Russian Citizenship Rules

A baker stencils patterns into dough to make non, a traditional Central Asian round flatbread, in Bukhara in July 2013.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

National Post

Omitted from Soviet-era maps, look inside the secret world of Star...

During the development of the Soviet space program, a secret Air Force facility in the woods northeast of Moscow transformed into a cosmonaut training center and residential settlement called Zvezdny Gorodok, or Star City .

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Armenian Liberty

Press Review

"Zhoghovurd" describes as remarkable the fact that during his ongoing visit to Moscow parliament speaker Galust Sahakian is speaking with Russia's top legislators only in Armenian.

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