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56 min ago | News Times

Ukraine crisis: turning points

Denis Pushilin, foreground center, spokesman of the self-appointed Donetsk People's Republic, speaks to reporters inside the regional administration building seized earlier in Donetsk, Ukraine, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine,

5 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

PARKER: She sees Russia from here

This isn't to say it's not a good "prospect" for ending tensions in Ukraine, as President Obama has said.

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9 hrs ago | Sky News

Ex Ukraine PM Urges EU To Step Up Sanctions

The former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has urged EU leaders to impose more sanctions if Russia disregards the agreements signed in Geneva.

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Related Topix: Asia, Russia

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sunherald.com

On upcoming trip, Obama will try to pivot to Asia - again

Yet even as Obama attempts to boost his effort to emphasize U.S. interest in Asia, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s intervention in Ukraine is complicating efforts to reassure Asian nations _ which share the region with an increasingly assertive China - that the U.S. is committed to their security.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

The Age

Edward Snowden defends question to Vladimir Putin on spying, calls response a evasivea

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden calls Russian Vladimir Putin during the leader's televised question and answer session with the nation to ask about mass surveillance.

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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.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Russia

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.

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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."

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

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.

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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.

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

KIII

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.

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

Newsday

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.

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

Ledger-Enquirer.com

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.

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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.

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Banburycake.co.uk

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.

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

Channel3000

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.

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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.

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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 .

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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.

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

KXXV-TV Waco

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.

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

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