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  1. Evidence Mounts of Russian Action in Ukraine, Serbian Defense Chief Accused of CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Transitions Online

    ... direct Russian involvement in the conflict, which the Kremlin has steadfastly denied. "This is additional proof that Russia is carrying out aggression against our country," Markian Lubkivsky, an adviser to the director of Ukraine's SBU security ... 2 comments

  2. Stephen Cohen: The White House Policy Pivot on RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Nation

    US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia on May 12, 2015 Almost two weeks ago, Secretary of State John Kerry went to Sochi. And last week on the The John Batchelor Show , The Nation's Stephen Cohen explained why it mattered: In meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Cohen said, Kerry was signifying that the "White House policy towards Russia during the last year has failed."

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  3. Podcast: States Within A StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Weekday Magazine

    ... dcast, we discuss Grozny's and Kazan's approaches, Moscow's respective reaction to them, and what this tells us about Russia today. 2 comments

  4. Cisco Allegedly Sold Equipment to Russia in Violation of SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNet News

    The networking vendor is denying allegations in a report that it used straw buyers and altered records to hide sales to Russian government agencies. Cisco Systems, which already has been under investigation by U.S. regulators for its dealings in Russia, is under scrutiny again for allegedly selling networking equipment to Russian government agencies in violation of U.S. sanctions instituted last year.

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  5. US Has Launched A New Assault Against RussiaRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Groong

    US HAS LAUNCHED A NEW ASSAULT AGAINST RUSSIA 22.05.2015 Author: Petr Lvov Column: Politics Region: USA in the World If someone had the impression that the visit of Secretary of State John Kerry to the town of Sochi, followed by negotiations with Victoria Nuland, his deputy in Moscow, could be regarded as first steps in the direction of normalization of US-Russian relations, they would be deeply mistaken. In short, Washington, particularly the Obama administration, is trying to solve its problems at the expense or rather with the help of Russia, to ensure the victory of Hillary Clinton in the upcoming elections.

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  6. What Lies Behind Daghestani Mufti's Sudden Popularity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Weekday Magazine

    For the past several years, the independent Daghestani weekly Chernovik has conducted an annual poll in which readers are encouraged to vote by SMS for whomever from a short list of 10-15 political figures they would like to see as "People's President." This year's surprise winner was Akhmad-hadji Abdulayev, chairman of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of Daghestan .

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  7. 5 Russian Artists Who Lit Up the Eurovision Song ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... artists who have shone brightly on the Eurovision stage. One of the first names that comes to mind when talking about Russia's Eurovision successes has to be Dima Bilan, who won the contest with his song "Believe" in 2008 - two years after finishing ...

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  8. Russian Soldiers Captured in Ukraine Feel 'Abandoned' by MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... with Moscow's failure to send its envoys, especially after scores of international organizations and even Russia's media have done so. "The situation is such that everybody has visited. The United Nations visited, the Red Cross visited, the OSCE," ... 11 comments

  9. Russia expects 2015 BRICS summit to help tackle global challengesRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Xinhuanet

    The summit of BRICS slated for July will yield more efficient methods to cope with modern global challenges, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Friday. The BRICS summit to be held on July 8-9 in Ufa, capital of Russia's Bashkortostan republic, will become "a new milestone" in its development and help deal with modern challenges in a more efficient way, Ryabkov told the 7th BRICS Academic Forum here.

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  10. Fresh Fighting Erupts in Eastern UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... on casualties among the separatists, who Kiev, NATO and Western countries say are being provided with arms and men by Russia, something Moscow denies. Ukraine's largest steel company, Metinvest, said one worker had been killed and two wounded when ...

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  11. Kremlin Says Trying to Free Two Russians Held...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia is taking the necessary steps to free two of its citizens captured by Ukraine, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying on Friday. "They are Russian citizens who are in detention and in this regard the Russian side is taking the necessary steps to free them," Peskov was quoted as saying by news agency RIA Novosti.

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

    Friday May 22 | 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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  13. Lost and forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNN

    On April 2014, under the pressure of circumstances Ukrainian leaders were forced to take a very complicated decision to start Anti-terroristic operation in the south-eastern area of Ukraine seeking to overcome the terrorist threat and to maintain territorial integrity of the State. Even though Russian Federation has never recognized self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics, it provides the Heads of the aforementioned States with all-round support, including the military one.

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  14. Russia tightens control over foreign activists, businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | USA Today

    Russia tightens control over foreign activists, businesses Human rights groups say Russian activists are the target of parliament's action. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1SnUGBG A man looks through the window of a closed McDonald's in Moscow on Aug. 21, 2014.

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    Thursday May 21 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, a close ally, friend and rumored potential successor of President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin, turned 60 on Thursday. "A servant to the tsar, a father to soldiers," political pundits say of Shoigu - one of the country's longest-serving government officials - citing Mikhail Lermontov's poem and pointing to Shoigu's main political trait: loyalty.

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  16. Russian Watchdog to Stop Apple and Google From Selling Hitler's 'Mein Kampf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... of Hitler's manifesto "Mein Kampf" and two tomes of Al-Qahtani's "Hisnul Muslim" (Fortress of the Muslim) in Russia. The watchdog appeared Thursday to be seeking a peaceful resolution. Ampelonsky told the BBC's Russian service that Roskomnadzor had ...

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  17. China Proposes First High-Speed Rail Link to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia and China have announced plans to jointly build a number of high-speed railways, including at least one transnational one. Chinese officials in a province bordering Russia have proposed building a high-speed train line from their territory to the port city of Vladivostok, a Russian official website said Thursday.

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  18. Russian leftists promise intl action over fresh anti-communist laws in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Russia Taday

    The UN and PACE must officially denounce the latest Ukrainian laws discriminating against Communists and press for the cancelation of these acts as violating the political freedoms of Ukrainian citizens, believes the head of the Communists of Russia. Maksim Suraikin said in an interview with Izvestia daily that the international organizations must react to the Ukrainian laws that came into force earlier this week.

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  19. Cisco bypassed Russia sanctions to continue sales: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | ITworld

    Citing internal documents and inside sources, Buzzfeed says Cisco altered sales records and booked deals under false customer names on order to continue sales to Russian military and security forces. Cisco succeeded in selling equipment to Russia's FSB - the successor to the KGB - by disguising them as sales to the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.

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  20. Russia's Lavrov Discusses Syria, Yemen in Cal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... to facilitate the start of a peace process in both the 'hot spots', was the focus," the ministry said Thursday. Russia has been a key international ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad since an uprising first started against him in early 2011, ...

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