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Thursday | EurasiaNet

The Two EUs Race to the Finish in the Caucasus

Armenia may now sign on to the Moscow-led Eurasian Union by the end of April, roughly a month before neighboring Georgia is slated to enter a free-trade and political pact with the European Union.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Bangkok Post

Moldova region urges Russia, EU to recognise independence

Moldova's pro-Russian breakaway region of Transdniestr on Wednesday called on Russia and the international community to recognise its independence, as fears grew that it could become a new flashpoint in East-West tensions.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

Obama to Putin: Press pro-Russia forces to disarm

US President Barack Obama urged his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday to press pro-Moscow groups to lay down their arms in Ukraine amid escalating tensions.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Obama confronts Putin in call as crisis escalates

Presidents Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin have confronted one another in telephone talks as a standoff over Ukraine escalated after the CIA chief visited Kiev and a Russian war plane "buzzed" a US destroyer.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Since You Asked: When the travel bug bites, where do you go next?

WE TOOK OUR DRINKS outside by the pool. Rowland dragged an ice chest between our chairs for a table and we sat in utter contentment, enjoying the sun.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Obama confronts Putin in call as crisis escalates

Presidents Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin have confronted one another in telephone talks as a standoff over Ukraine escalated after the CIA chief visited Kiev and a Russian war plane "buzzed" a US destroyer.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Groong

Migration Concerns: New Privileges For Armenians In Russia Involve Demographic Risks

Details of that document are not yet known, it is only reported that it will help coordinate the residence and work of Armenian migrants in Russia.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

India Talkies

Russia launches cargo ship to ISS - Indiatalkies.com

Moscow, April 10: Russia has successfully launched an unmanned resupplying spacecraft to the International Space Station , the Federal Space Agency Roscosmos said Wednesday.

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Groong

RFE/RL Armenia Report - 04/08/2014

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 Russia Signals More Arms Deals With Azerbaijan Azerbaijan -- Russia's President Vladimir Putin and his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev speak as they walk in Baku, on August 13, 2013.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Star Online

'Doctor Zhivago': Russian literary classic or the CIA's ultimate Cold War weapon?

CIA officials had rave reviews for Boris Pasternak's classic Russian novel Doctor Zhivago and promoted it heavily not because of its literary merit but as a propaganda weapon during the Cold War.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Star Online

Book tells how CIA turned 'Doctor Zhivago' into propaganda tool

CIA officials had rave reviews for Boris Pasternak's classic Russian novel "Doctor Zhivago" - not for its literary merit but as a propaganda weapon in the Cold War, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.

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TheDailyBeast.com

The Russians Want Miami

A pair of Russian ambassadors allegedly joked about Moscow's coming conquests. The Kremlin says the recording is phony.

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PanArmenian Network

Int'l community mum on Kessab, U.S. to up Syria rebel support

PanARMENIAN.Net - Over 300 people including representatives of Armenian, Syrian and Russian social organizations gathered Friday, April 5 outside Syrian embassy in Moscow to commemorate the victims of Kessab events.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Mashable

McDonald's 'Temporarily' Shutters All Its Restaurants in Crimea

McDonald's announced that it has "temporarily" shut down all three of its restaurants in Crimea, the formerly autonomous region of Ukraine recently annexed by Russia.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Switched

This Nerdy Neil Armstrong Speech Will Absolutely Inspire You

Neil Armstrong inspired millions when he took those first steps on the moon. But the man others saw as a heroic explorer saw himself as a big nerd who loved math and science.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

NASA suspends relations with Russia, but Putin holds all the cards

A view from the balcony of the Russian Mission Control Center in Korolev, Russia, shows live television of the Expedition 39 crew members gathered together on the International Space Station a few hours after the Soyuz TMA-12M spacecraft docked on March 28. The International Space Station, long a symbol of international cooperation in space even ... (more)

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Jerusalem Post

Turning trash into art at Ariel Sharon Park

Trash People," the monumental exhibition that has been traveling the globe for 18 years and that has appeared at some of the world's most beautiful and significant places, including the Alps, the Great Wall of China, the Red Square in Moscow and the Pyramids in Giza Egypt is coming to Israel, April 5-26.

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ABC News

5 Things You Didn't Know About Vladimir Putin's Personal Life

The Kremlin confirmed today that the divorce of Russian President Vladimir Putin from his wife of 30 years, Lyudmila, has been finalized.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Examiner.com

Salt Lake's International Peace Gardens nominated to historic register

The Utah's State Historic Preservation Office is recommending that the International Peace Gardens , located in Jordan Park, be listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

CNN

In highest-level Moscow visit since annexation, Russian PM arrives in Crimea

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev traveled to Crimea on Monday, the highest-level visit from Moscow since Russia annexed the Black Sea peninsula this month.

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