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1 hr ago | The Age

Vladimir Antyufeev: the man who decides who can access the MH17 crash site

International experts begin recovery work at MH17's crash site in eastern Ukraine, despite ongoing clashes in the area between government forces and pro-Russian rebels.

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5 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Call over Nato-Russia relationship

Nato must rethink its long-term relationship with Russia and take measures to ensure that its members can respond quickly to any threat from Moscow in the wake of its "illegal" actions in Ukraine, David Cameron has said.

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Related Topix: Anders Fogh Rasmussen

7 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

Jen Psaki's Boot Kicks Up Russian State Media Attention

State Department Press Secretary Jen Psaki conducts her daliy press briefing July 28, 2014 at the State Department in Washington, D.C. As the U.S. and Russian media trade competing accounts of the tensions between the two countries, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki has become an object of fascination for Russian state media.

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Related Topix: Blog News

12 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

Poland eats apples to get back at Putin, Russia

Poles are encouraging countrymen to eat apples as part of a social media push to protest Russia's ban on Polish produce.

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16 hrs ago | Reuters

Kremlin critic Navalny's aides say Russian prosecutor wants him arrested

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's aides said on Friday that a Russian prosecutor and the prison service have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the anti-corruption blogger on suspicion of violating his house arrest terms.

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Related Topix: Twitter

20 hrs ago | CBC News

Sanctions against Russia in phase 3, but is Vladimir Putin listening?

Russian President Vladimir Putin appears unfazed by sanctions. Experts say he has a different agenda - building a Russian sphere of influence.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Washington Post

Senate confirms US ambassador to Russia

John Tefft of Va., arrives to testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, to be the new U.S. Ambassador to Russia.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Senator Bob Menendez, Harry Reid, Democrat

The Globe and Mail

Moscow fights back after sanctions; battle rages near MH17 crash site in Ukraine

A woman takes a photograph of wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove , Donetsk region July 26, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia, Air Accidents

Bloomberg

Cold Twitter War: Obama's Puppy, Putin's Big Cat

Yet in the crossfire of sanctions flying over Russia's incursion in Ukraine and the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner, Dmitry Rogozin, Russia's deputy prime minister, has raised the stakes on Twitter.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Florida, OH

The Washington Post

WTI Oil Set for Worst Month in Nine on Dollar Gain; Brent Falls

West Texas Intermediate dropped for a fourth day, slipping below $100 a barrel, as the dollar headed for its biggest monthly gain against the euro since last February, curbing the appeal of the commodity.

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CBC News

Inquiry into poisoning death of former Russian spy opens in U.K.

A man looks at a portrait of ex-spy Andrei Litvinenko by Russian artists Dmitry Vrubel and Viktoria Timofeyeva in the Marat Guelman gallery in Moscow.

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The Fresno Bee

Russia ordered to pay another $2.5 bln for Yukos

The decision follows a ruling Monday by an international court ordering Russian President Vladimir Putin's government to pay a colossal $50 billion to the former majority shareholder in Yukos.

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San Bernardino County Sun

California should thank Vladimir Putin: Joe Mathews

California, with its historic reliance on defense-related industries, never quite recovered from the end of the Cold War.

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Related Topix: California, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Opinion

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Viking FM

Nato 'Unprepared' For Possible Russia Attack

An influential group of MPs says that the recent conflict in Ukraine has revealed "serious deficiencies" in Nato's preparedness to counter threats.

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Forbes.com

Is Putin's Non-Denial An Admission That Russia Shot Down MH17?

Vladimir Putin 's curious silence on the shooting down of the Malaysian Airliner is the equivalent of Sherlock Holmes' "dog that did not bark."

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News Max

Darrell Issa on Malaysian Jet Deaths: Blood Is on Putin's Hands

Russian President Vladimir Putin is responsible for the deaths of 298 people from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine last month, Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Barack Obama, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

The Daily Beast

Sasha Mordovets/GettyIs Putin About to Blink?As the Kremlin gets more ...

The Russian Ministry of Defense has been mocking claims by the United States that there's proof Moscow is giving military aid to the separatists in Ukraine.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Russia counts cost of new US, EU sanctions

An 8-year-old boy has died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit the child in bed early Wednesday, Detroit police said.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, Bob McDonnell, US Governors

The Age

Edward Snowden should cut deal and go home to US, German minister says

Los Angeles Times: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is too young to spend his life dodging extradition in remote foreign locales, Germany's justice minister said on Tuesday in advising the fugitive to return to the United States and face the charges against him.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Salisbury Journal

Russia hit by new world sanctions

The European Union and US are to impose new economic sanctions against Russia following the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which has been blamed on Moscow-backed rebels in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Asia, World News, Russia, US News, Barack Obama, US Politics, Washington, DC

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