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  1. Putin ribs reporter for being drunk - then press corps realizes he had multiple strokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Regina Leader Post

    Russian President Vladimir Putin looks on as journalists raise their hands for questions, during Putin's annual press conference in Moscow on Thursday. In one of the more bizarre moments in Vladimir Putin's three-hour news conference Thursday, the Russian President was discussing a fizzy, fermented bread beverage.

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  2. Vladimir Putin News Conference: Russian Prez Vows to Fix EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    Vladimir Putin delivered a three-hour news conference this week vowing never to let the West defang his proud nation and promising to fix Russia's economic woes within two years. In the live conference that has become a Putin holiday tradition, the Russian president demonstrated unwavering confidence in his domestic policies despite the catastrophic collapse in the ruble, according to The Associated Press.

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  3. Belgrade 'ready to continue Kosovo dialogue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    ... on games of chance was withdrawn by the government, the media cooperation office said. MOSCOW -- Foreign ministers of Russia and Serbia Sergei Lavrov and Ivica Dacic have said that Russia is not exerting political or economic pressure on Serbia. ...

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  4. Russia to seek 10 years in prison for opposition activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Russian opposition activist and anti-corruption crusader Alexei Navalny smiles in a court room in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Opposition activist and anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny, who has been under house arrest since February, is being charged in a second trial that may put him behind bars for good.

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  5. Russian tycoon Pugachev loses UK asset freeze appealRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... the bank and should therefore be held liable for its insolvency. It plans to pursue Pugachev in London as well as Russia, alleging he extracted money from the bank for his own benefit when it was already insolvent, transferring millions of dollars ...

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  6. EU bans export of 200 items to CrimeaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    Brussels, Dec 19 The European Union has imposed a ban on the supply of more than 200 items to Crimea in eastern Ukraine. The items range from cigarette lighters to yachts, ships, floating structures, planes, spacecraft to spare parts.

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  7. Christmas wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... national senior women's titles earlier this year and will represent Canada at the worlds from April 18-25 in Sochi, Russia. In just four months time, Fowler's foursome will have a chance to give themselves a world championship title. Now that's a ...

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  8. In 2015 SCAC will increase SSJ 100 output to 50 jets per yearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Avia.Ru

    ... flight in May 2008; its commercial operation was started in 2011. Aeroflot is the largest operator of SSJ 100 jets in Russia. So far SSJ 100 has been certified of AR IAC, EASA, Mexican, Lao and Indonesian aviation authorities. At present 36 aircraft ...

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  9. The Chief Economist Of Russia's Largest Banking Group Warns Of 'A Full-Scale Banking Crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Evgeny Gavrilenkov, the chief economist at the investment banking arm of Russia's largest lender Sberbank CIB, has warned that actions taken by the Russian authorities to bail out Russia's troubled banking sector could cause a " full-scale banking crisis ". "If the Central Bank of Russia continues to provide refinancing in exchange for non-marketable securities that banks can generate in almost unlimited amounts, the system will gradually ramp up to full-scale banking crisis," Gavrilenkov said. 6 comments

  10. Tajikistan Convicts IMU Members Who Planned To Fight In SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weekday Magazine

    ... According to the indictment, all of the 11 men who were convicted on December 19 had lived for long periods in Russia. Two of the men, named as Mansur Boboyerov and Eldardzhon Khotamov, had allegedly planned to travel to Syria and fight in militant ...

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  11. Russia Invites Korea's Kim Jong Un To MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weekday Magazine

    ... visit by Kim, 31, since he assumed leadership of the isolated and tightly controlled East Asian state in 2011. Russia is seeking to increase its influence in Asia and export gas through North Korea. Pyongyang is looking for Moscow's support in ...

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  12. Russians abandon London real estate as recession looms over MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    Russia's economic crash, driven by the plunging price of oil and tough Western sanctions, is prompting well-off Russian investors to abandon London's property market. Money from super-wealthy Russian oligarchs, however, continues to flow into Britain. 4 comments

  13. SME Bank, Government of Vologda region enter into agreementRead the original story

    Yesterday | AK&M

    SME Bank and the Government of Vologda region entered into an agreement to establish long-term and mutually beneficial cooperation to develop the small and medium-sized business segment in Vologda region, the bank informed. The parties agreed to jointly hold events aimed to consult SME businesses of Vologda region on business development opportunities provided by state financial instruments including SME Bank's Program.

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  14. DIA picks banks for compensations to TCB and Buzulukbank depositorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | AK&M

    ... on December 22, 2014 (for Buzulukbank) or December 24, 2014 (for Trade Construction Bank). The Central Bank of Russia revoked the banking licenses from Buzulukbank and Trade Construction Bank starting December 10. According to reporting data as of ...

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  15. MRSK Volga elected staff committee.Read the original story

    Yesterday | AK&M

    Dec. 16 MRSK Volga made changes in the staff committee, the company informed. D.Guryanov was elected as its chairman.

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  16. Russian bailiffs seize petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Tax collectors in Russia have stumbled across a new way of getting people to pay their debts - by threatening to take away their cats, it's been reported. State collectors in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk recently succeeded in getting a resident to pay 12,000 roubles he owed in unpaid taxes after threatening to seize his expensive pedigree cat, Interfax news agency reports.

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  17. EU presses Russia, urges investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    European Union leaders urged Vladimir Putin to make a "radical change" in his stance on Ukraine Thursday as they boosted sanctions against Crimea despite fears of economic blowback from Russia's spiraling financial crisis. The leaders at a summit in Brussels also called for the urgent launch of a huge $380 billion investment plan aimed at kickstarting Europe's moribund economy, although there were no pledges of hard cash.

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  18. Obama and Putin: From frosty to frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Click Orlando

    ... Cold War mindset, sending the worst East-West standoff in decades into a potentially more dangerous phase. With Russia's economy on the verge of collapse, Putin could have used his annual marathon news conference on Thursday to show flexibility over ...

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  19. Belarus MPs Ratify Treaty On Armenia's Accession To EEURead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... accession to the Eurasian Economic Union at the course of the December 19 session. "Armenpress" reports about this. Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan signed and then ratified the treaty on creation of Eurasian Economic Union, which will enter in force ...

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  20. Process Of Ratification Of Agreement On Armenia'S Accession To...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ... told journalists on Friday. On December 4, Armenian lawmakers ratified the agreement. It means Armenia, along with Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, will become a full member of the Eurasian Economic Union on January 1, 2015. Minasyan said that there ...

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