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  1. Povetkin-Perez: BoxingScene.com's Staff PredictionsRead the original story

    8 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Alexander Povetkin seeks another shot at heavyweight glory, while Mike Perez is given one more chance to crack into the upper echelon of boxing's most historically storied division. The two contenders collide Friday evening in Moscow, Russia.

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  2. Bearded Drag Queen Grips Russia Amid Eurovision FeverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Weekday Magazine

    Conchita Wurst has said she would "love to spend at least a week" with Russian President Putin in order to grasp what it means to "be President Putin." Traffic lights showing pictograms of gay, lesbian, and heterosexual couples with hearts are being set up in the Austrian capital ahead of next week's 60th Eurovision Song Contest.

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  3. Fighters captured in Ukraine admit to serving in Russia's army: OSCERead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The China Post

    European mediators in the Ukrainian crisis said Thursday that two men captured by Kiev's troops had confessed to being members of the Russian armed forces sent in to back up pro-Moscow separatist fighters. The revelation by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe provides some of the strongest independent evidence to date of Russian President Vladimir Putin's direct involvement in the 13-month war in the neighbouring nation.

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  4. ISIS overruns Iraqi government lines east of RamadiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 21, 2015. REUTERS/Kirill Kudryavtsev/Pool BAGHDAD: ISIS militants overran Iraqi government defenses east of the city of Ramadi Thursday, police and pro-government tribal fighters said.

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  5. Russia warns Google, Twitter and Facebook for 'violating internet laws'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Kremlin guards perform at the Cathedral Square during a ceremony of the Changing of the Guard in the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP Russia's media watchdog has written to Google, Twitter and Facebook warning them against violating Russian internet laws and a spokesman said on Thursday they risk being blocked if they do not comply with the rules.

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  6. Russia offers military aid to Iraq in fighting ISRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    MOSCOW, Russia - Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi on Thursday met with President Vladimir Putin who offered the war-torn country Russian military aid in its battle against Islamic State militants who have made recent significant territorial gains in Iraq as well in Syria. "We are expanding cooperation in the area of military technology," Putin said at the start of talks with Abadi in the Kremlin.

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  7. EU Eastern Partnership not aimed against Russia says MerkelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    RIGA, Latvia - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told a summit meeting with six former Soviet states that the EU Eastern Partnership is not aimed at Russia. Addressing the Eastern Partnership she also warned Russia to mend its ways over Ukraine if it wanted to rejoin the international community.

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  8. On Afghan Transit, NATO And Russia Part Ways -- This Time, AmicablyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    Russia announced this week that it has formally cut off the transit of NATO military cargo through Russian territory. But in theory, Moscow remains open to cooperation on Afghanistan: it annulled the agreement only after NATO quietly allowed the agreement to lapse after the formal combat mission in Afghanistan ended at the end of 2014.

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  9. EU, Ex-Soviet States Meet In Putin's ShadowRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    SOVIET STATES MEET IN PUTIN'S SHADOW Agence France Presse May 20, 2015 Wednesday 2:28 AM GMT Warsaw, May 20 2015 European Union leaders and six ex-Soviet states hold a summit Thursday focussed on the bloc's Eastern Partnership project, which was designed to bolster mutual ties but has been undermined by Russia's intervention in Ukraine. The number one question at the two-day meeting in the Latvian capital Riga will be how the 28-member EU should reconcile the programme -- involving Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine -- with its relations to Russia.

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  10. Failed launches cast shadow over Russian space programRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 17, 2015 file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin attend a meeting of the Victory Day celebrations organizing committee in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Back-to-back rocket launch failures have dealt Russia one of the heaviest blows to its space industry since the Soviet collapse _ with national pride and billions of dollars at stake.

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  11. Merkel dampens eastern states' hopes for EU membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the European Union's policy toward Eastern Europe is not intended to curtail Russian influence in the region. The EU is expected to reaffirm ties to six former Soviet republics.

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  12. Wacker Expands Technical Center in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Coatings World

    Munich-based chemicals group Wacker has expanded its technical center in Moscow, Russia. Auguste Willems of Wacker's Executive Board and Dr. Christian Hartel, head of Wacker Silicones, dedicated the new service lab in the presence of several customers.

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  13. Transnistria: Secret police vs. NGOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Deutsche Welle

    Moldova can't find peace. Forces in the separatist Transnistria region are trying to weaken the already shaky stability in the region.

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  14. Iraq, Libya, Syria and Yemen are fighting for Survival. By Murad...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    The nations of America, China and the Russian Federation are 'little mice' that embroil themselves in various intrigues. Of course, each nation doesn't want to confront the other so naturally they either support various proxies, or like China they just ignore any international obligations that they have.

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  15. Red Star Rising; 2015 Draft Profiles: Yevgeny Svechnikov:Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    In the latest SCoC Draft Profile, we take a look at one of the best pure offensive players in the draft...Russia's Yevgeniy Svechnikov Players get drafted for many different reasons. Some use work-rate to overpower a perceived lack of skill, others have a combination of size and power, some have great hands, some have a great shot.

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  16. 'No direct evidence' Russia deployed extra nukes - NATO military chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    NATO does not have any "direct evidence" that Russia has deployed additional nuclear weapons, the block's top military commander has said. It comes in light of Kiev accusing Moscow of moving some of its nuclear arsenal to Crimea.

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  17. EU Careful Not to Tread on Moscow's Toes at Eastern SummitRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    European Union leaders will again try to draw Russia's neighbors closer at their Eastern Partnership summit starting Thursday in what has become a rite of geopolitical gamesmanship on the future of the continent. The last summit with six eastern nations turned into a dramatic standoff over Ukraine, with then-leader Viktor Yanukovych suddenly withdrawing from signing an association with the EU and instead turning toward Moscow and President Vladimir Putin.

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  18. Despite Obama endorsement, U.S. concerns grow over Iraqi premierRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 21, 2015. The Obama administration is publicly voicing confidence in Iraq's prime minister in the fight against surging Islamic State militants, but privately some U.S. officials question whether he is too weak to bridge the sectarian divide.

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  19. Russia offers military aid to Iraq during PM visitRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 21, 2015. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 21, 2015.

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  20. WSOF Signs Trio of Top Russian ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MMA Weekly

    World Series of Fighting on Wednesday announced that it has signed three top Russian prospects to its growing roster, two of which are undefeated. WSOF signed Vagab Vagabov of Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia; Magomed "Gladiator" Bibulatov of Grozny, Chechnya, Russia; and Magomed "Tiger" Magomedov of Khasavyurt, Dagestan, Russia.

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