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  1. Soviet army monument banned from returning to Warsaw squareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    In this Aug. 13, 2008 file photo people walk past a 1945 monument of Polish-Soviet World War II brotherhood in arms, with Georgian national flags placed on it as a protest against Russia's involvement in Georgia, in Warsaw, Poland. Warsaw city councilors have banned the monument from being returned to its place in a city square, after it was temporarily removed from that square in 2011 to allow for the construction of a subway line in the area.


  2. Cosmonaut Alexei Gubarev, Led 1st Multi-National Space Crew, Dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 |

    Alexei Gubarev, a Soviet-era cosmonaut who trained to fly to the moon but instead commanded the first multi-national space station crew, died Saturday . He was 83. Alexei Gubarev's death was reported by the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City outside of Moscow, where he had prepared for his two space missions.


  3. The Political Poseurs of Contemporary Russian ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Hyperallergic

    It is always a thankless task to review a show against the backdrop of current political events. But there are exhibitions that just ask for this approach.


  4. Serbia 'in line of fire' over Ukraine, says U.S. officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | B92

    The United States thinks a number of European countries, Serbia among them, are "in the line of fire" when it comes to relations between Washington and Moscow. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was appearing before a U.S. Senate subcommittee when he was asked about "the growing influence of Russia in Europe."


  5. Gazprom cutting supplies to Ukraine could affect SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | B92

    Russia has warned Ukraine that it could be left without natural gas supplies in two days, after Kiev failed to prepay for new deliveries. "Ukraine has not paid for March deliveries and is extracting all it can from the current paid supply, seriously risking an early termination of the advance settlement and a supply cutoff," CEO Alexei Miller said.


  6. Italian PM to travel to Moscow, warns about LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | B92

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has announced he will visit Moscow in March to discuss with Russian President Vladimir Putin "Russia exiting Ukraine". "I want to convey a message to Russia, everyone will be happier if Russia returns to the international community table.


  7. Oscars 2015: Powerful foreign-language film nominees incite with insightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Los Angeles Times

    A simple cattle herder in the sand dunes of Mali finds his fate in the hands of edgy, insolent Islamic extremists. An Estonian tangerine farmer is caught in the crossfire between Georgian and Chechen ground forces in the disputed region of Abkhazia.


  8. Cruise to the beat of river timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 |

    You're scanning the shore for fairytale castles perched on grassy cliff tops. Perhaps you're dreaming of sipping fine wine made at the very vineyard you're drifting past.


  9. Roscosmos to consider draft design of a super-heavy rocket soonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Avia.Ru

    The Federal Space Agency will soon consider draft designs of the Russian super-heavy launch vehicle submitted by Russian enterprises, TASS reports with reference to the CEO of Space Rocket Center Progress Alexander Kirilin . "It is expected that the Science and Technology Council of Roscosmos will consider draft designs of the super-heavy rocket submitted by Russian enterprises and one of them will be approved," he said.


  10. Finance News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 |

    DIVERS have found an enormous treasure trove of gold coins after a powerful storm, and more is believed to lie beneath the shifting sands. JOE Biden is at it again.


  11. Views From Moscow: With Inevitable Growth Of Russia's Economy, Astana ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Groong

    VIEWS FROM MOSCOW: WITH INEVITABLE GROWTH OF RUSSIA'S ECONOMY, ASTANA AND MINSK WILL TURN TO MOSCOW AGAIN by David Stepanyan Tuesday, February 17, 12:04 With the inevitable growth of Russia's economy in the short- term outlook, Astana and Minsk will turn to Moscow again and learn lessons from Kiev's negative experience in this aspect. The statement came from Vladimir Yevseev, Head of Caucasus Department of the Moscow-based CIS Institute, in an online interview with ArmInfo.


  12. Chinese President Xi Jinping (centre) and Russian President Vladimir...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | South China Morning Post

    Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin compare their mobile devices during their meeting at the APEC summit in Beijing late last year. Photo: AFP China and Russia will - in a show of unity - launch a series of commemorative events to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the second world war, diplomats of the two states say.


  13. Legendary marathon runner Franjo Mihalic passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | B92

    Mihalic broke 22 records in his career. Among his greatest successes was the silver medal at the Olympic Games in Melbourne in 1956, and the Boston Marathon victory two years later.


  14. In Armenia, towns without men as migrant laborers leave to find workRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Groong

    Washington Post Feb 13 2015 In Armenia, towns without men as migrant laborers leave to find work By Karoun Demirjian February 13 at 9:30 AM LICHK, Armenia -- From late November through February, the stone church in this rural community in the country's poorest province churns out new couples with the frequency of a Las Vegas chapel. Winter is wedding season in Lichk because as soon as the snow melts, all the adult men here -- and in the nine other towns served by its little church -- leave to work in Russia.


  15. Moscow State Circus performing tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Biggleswade Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Set in the mystical centre of Moscow's cultural and artistic quarter Park Gorkogo is the perfect back drop for what is an unbelievable performance.


  16. 'Deep distrust between West and Russia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | B92

    There is deep distrust between the West and Russia and it will not disappear quickly, a panel discussion in Belgrade has heard. Participants in the gathering, organized by the Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development , also said that the responsibility for the current situation in Ukraine lies on "both sides."


  17. Tbilisi: Passport Dilemma For Georgians And Armenians In JavakhetiRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Groong

    PASSPORT DILEMMA FOR GEORGIANS AND ARMENIANS IN JAVAKHETI Georgia Today, Georgia Feb 12 2015 by Zaza Jgharkava In the Samtskhe-Javakheti region of southern Georgia the passport issue has become something of a hot topic. When ethnic Armenians with dual citizenship received notification from the Ministry of Justice recently which cancelled their Georgian citizenship, they found themselves being forced to choose between keeping the citizenship of their historical homeland or permanently taking on that of the country to which they became citizens upon their application several years previously.


  18. Work on Colaba-Seepz Metro line to start by March 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mumbai: The work on the much touted Colaba-Seepz underground metro line is likely to commence before March 2016-end. "We have already completed the initial process for the project.


  19. 'Passport Difficulties' Of Javakheti Armenians Turn Into Political ProblemRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Groong

    "PASSPORT DIFFICULTIES" OF JAVAKHETI ARMENIANS TURN INTO POLITICAL PROBLEM Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Feb 11 2015 11 February 2015 - 1:40pm Giorgi Kalatozishvili, Tbilisi. Exclusively for Vestnik Kavkaza Hundreds of residents of the southern Georgian region of Javakheti where the majority of the population are Armenians have received notification from the Georgian authorities that they have been deprived of Georgian citizenship. 1 comment

  20. In Russia, frugatlity makes a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 |

    CHAIRS, tables, designer chandeliers, and an enormous pink lamp in the shape of a bear's head: at The Red Fox and the Lazy Hound, an upscale restaurant that is one of many closing in Moscow, everything must go. Garage sales have been a rarity here, where a decade of boom times has turned Russians into some of the world's biggest gourmands and luxury shoppers.