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27 min ago | KREM-TV Spokane

Moscow collecting every VHS copy of Speed

One local man said he dedicates his free time to collecting copies of the movie Speed.

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9 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

The Caucasus Concerned over Born-Again Russians

Russia's April 21 offer to turn into Russians anyone who has lived on the territory of the former Soviet Union or Russian Empire and speaks Russian fluently has got the South Caucasus on edge.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

BusinessWeek

Las Vegas on the Black Sea? Putin's Weird Plan for Crimean Casinos

Russian President Vladimir Putin has crusaded against gambling, calling it a dangerous addiction and a magnet for organized crime.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, California, KY, Weird

Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Russia's renewed charm offensive in the East

After the US, it's now Russia's turn for an Asia "pivot". Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov recently took no less than two days off handling the Ukraine crisis for a trip to Beijing, in preparation for President Vladimir Putin's visit to China, scheduled for next month.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

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

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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Related Topix: Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Vladimir Putin, Russia Travel, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

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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