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2 hrs ago | Romsey Advertiser

Russia launches Arctic oil shipment

The first ever shipment of oil from offshore Arctic waters to Europe has been launched, in a "defining moment" for the region, according to Greenpeace.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Russia

4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

BREMMER: Russia Wants This Deal To 'Weaken The Ukrainian Government To The Point Of Collapse'

Russia is aiming to weaken the interim Ukrainian government - "perhaps to the point of collapse" - with a new de-escalation deal that has already run into major problems , said Eurasia Group president Ian Bremmer.


8 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

Canada to send fighter jets to Eastern Europe as worries about Russia mount

By Lee Berthiaume Ottawa Citizen OTTAWA - Canada is a step closer to a new Cold War with Prime Minister Stephen Harper announcing Thursday the deployment of six fighter jets and 20 military officers to Eastern and Central Europe to counter Russian "expansionism and militarism."


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

12 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Vladimir Putin: - What would you need Alaska for?'

President Vladimir Putin controls just about everything - politics, media, billionaire cronies - in the Russian Federation.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Don Young, Republican, US House of Representatives, World News, Russia, Asia, US Governors, Sarah Palin

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Air Force Times

4-star: Armed attackers in Ukraine are Russian troops in disguise

Pro-Russia activists guard a barricade April 17 outside the police regional building seized by the separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Ukraine


Obama voices skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't make good on its commitments.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert Fico


Vladimir Putin says he hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine

In Massapequa overturned vehicle. two lanes blocked on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Boundary Ave/X6 and Rt-107/X5.


Related Topix: Oyster Bay, NY, Massapequa, NY, Hempstead, NY, Middle Island, NY, Plainview, NY


Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

The video service, APTN Direct, is a closed-circuit channel that provides coverage of live events and breaking news to clients worldwide to use as they wish in their programs.


WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Snowden questions Putin on surveillance policies

Several hours into Vladimir Putin's televised call-in show, one of the TV anchors interrupted viewers' questions to air what she said was a "sensational video" for the Russian president: a message from Edward Snowden.



Pickles slams 'Town Hall Pravdas'

Eric Pickles compared council free sheets published in some London areas to Pravda, the newspaper associated with the former Soviet Union.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England,


Stocks: Caution returns as tech stumbles

Following three days of stock market gains, investors are feeling cautious again after Google and IBM posted earnings that disappointed Wall Street.


Related Topix: Financial Markets

Weekday Magazine

Live Blog - Putin's 'Direct Line' To The Nation

President Vladimir Putin is pictured during a meeting with Russian Geographical Society Board of Trustees at the Fundamental Library of the Lomonosov Moscow State University in Moscow, April 15, 2014.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE Real Victor in the 2012 Election? Math

COCOA BEACH, Fla., Nov. 6, 2012, 12:37am ET -- Today is Obama Day. In the distant future, when the history books present their record of this time, this nation may be judged by the decision we make at the polls today .


Related Topix: Cocoa Beach, FL, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

St.Petersburg Times

A Life Spent in the Service of Cognac

Like many things in Russia, drinking cognac is not as straightforward as it first appears.


Related Topix: Brandy and Cognac, Drink, Liquor, Winston Churchill


Geneva talks on Ukraine face steep hurdles

MOSCOW - Thursday's high-level talks in Geneva on Ukraine come as the country's eastern regions are awash in turmoil and pro-Russian insurgents have seized police stations and government buildings in at least nine cities.


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


Co-Creator of Russia's 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law Wants to Ban Gay Bars

One of Russia's lawmakers who helped create the infamous "homosexual propaganda" bill, which was signed into law by President Vladimir Putin last summer, is now urging for all gay clubs and LGBT social media pages to be banned, Gay Star News reports.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, World News, Russia, Asia,


Can 'odd couple' Kerry and Lavrov take the edge off crisis?

Russian ties may be at their frostiest since the height of the Cold War, but at least there's some warmth to the relationship between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, World News, Russia, Condoleezza Rice, George Bush,

The Times of Israel

Netanyahu, Putin confer on Ukraine crisis

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Jerusalem on June 25, 2012 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu initiated a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday night, during which the two leaders discussed the Iranian nuclear negotiations and the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, according to a ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Israel, Middle East, Germany,

St.Petersburg Times

HOLLYWOOD -An image of young women clad in colorful outfits peeping...

An image of young women clad in colorful outfits peeping through ski masks while being detained and clobbered by the police has been a part of the evening newscasts in the U.S. for some time, most recently during the Sochi Olympics.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

St.Petersburg Times

As local democrats argued over their slogans ahead of the upcoming...

As local democrats argued over their slogans ahead of the upcoming May Day march, anti-war protests continued on Sunday with an unauthorized gathering near Kazan Cathedral and a series of one-man protests on Nevsky Prospect, St. Petersburg's main street.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia