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17 min ago | Yahoo!

UEFA will not recognise results of Crimean clubs in Russia

European football's governing body UEFA on Friday said that it would not recognise the results of any matches played by clubs from Crimea in competitions organised by the Russian Football Union .

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17 min ago | TheBlaze.com

What Russia Just Did in Ukraine Has the U.S. 'Strongly Concerned'

Declaring it had lost patience with Ukraine's stalling tactics, Russia sent over 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without the approval of the government in Kiev.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine, US Politics, US News

17 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

McDonald's in firing line as Russia retaliates

Russia widened investigations into McDonald's restaurants in what looks like a tit-for-tat retaliation against American interests after the West imposed sanctions over Ukraine.

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1 hr ago | CNews

Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion after aid convoy crosses border

A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine drives in the direction of the Ukrainian border near Donetsk, Rostov Region, August 22, 2014.

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2 hrs ago | Switched

NATO: Alarming Buildup Of Russian Forces Near Ukrainian Border

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Friday the alliance had observed an alarming build-up of Russian ground and air forces in the vicinity of Ukraine.

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4 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Serbia says it won't impose sanctions on Russia

Despite pressure from the European Union, Serbia will not impose sanctions against Russia or curb its food exports to that country, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said Friday.

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4 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Serbia says it won't impose sanctions on Russia

Despite pressure from the European Union, Serbia will not impose sanctions against Russia or curb its food exports to that country, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said Friday.

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6 hrs ago | Canada.com

First trucks in Russian aid convoy driven across border into eastern Ukraine

Throngs of people, dressed completely, elegantly, blindingly, in white showed up to Yaletown's David Lam Park to partake in the biggest Diner en Blanc to hit Vancouver yet.

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7 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

Interview: Economist Says Food Ban 'Certainly Against Russian Economic Interests'

When Russian economist Sergei Guriyev left Moscow in April 2013, he said: "I left because I don't want to sit in jail.

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10 hrs ago | Suria

Russia holds Japan whaling research vessel

A Japanese whaling vessel and its crew were being held in Russia on Friday after the ship entered Russian territorial waters without permission, Tokyo said.

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10 hrs ago | Suria

Russian Communist park restored amid...

Sliding into shabbiness after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, a giant Moscow complex extolling the days of the old planned economy has been restored amid a wave of nostalgia for Russia's past.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Suria

Tourism tanks in Crimea under the...

Restaurant owner Galina Anchukova looks out across the seaside promenade in sunny Feodosia, with its straggle of strolling tourists, and sees a wasted financial opportunity.

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NHK World

Import ban pushes up Russian food prices

Food prices in Russia's Far East have been rising since the country imposed a ban on food imports from Western nations earlier this month.

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The Globe and Mail

The best images from the past 24 hours

A nurse holds the hand of a premature baby, who was born at five months of pregnancy, after feeding it with expressed breast milk on the first day of donation at a hospital in Medellin.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Chincoteague, VA, Chincoteague Island, VA

The Age

Russian visitors and a $29m riddle

Nine Russian nationals used a Gold Coast ANZ bank to wire large sums of money from companies in Asia.

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Russia Taday

Russian scientists to set up lab in Guinea to fight Ebola

A team of Russian virologists, epidemiologists and bacteriologists is leaving for Africa to organize laboratory diagnosis of the Ebola virus in Guinea, where the outbreak of the deadly fever is spreading fast.

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Russia Taday

Humanitarian convoy: First trucks with Russian aid may enter Ukraine on Friday

Trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine are parked at a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point "Donetsk" in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014 Trucks with Russian humanitarian aid to war-torn eastern Ukraine are going through customs at the border.

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Roman Bezsmertnyi: Lukashenka is not president but sitz-chairman of Russia's part

Roman Bezsmertnyi , a former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to Belarus , Maidan's supervisor during the Orange Revolution, deputy PM in Yuliya Timoshenko's government and chairman of the Third Ukrainian Republic party, said it to Radio Svaboda.

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Mirror.co.uk

Siberian summer: UK colder than Russian wasteland and Bank Holiday set to be a washout

Thermometers are set to plummet as a stubborn band of low pressure drags air in from the north, with two weeks of wet and windy weather ahead Large parts of the country will be hit by showers putting paid to plans for barbecues and spending the time relaxing in the garden.

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Times of Oman

Russia conducts checks at McDonald's restaurants in Urals region

A man walks past a closed McDonald's restaurant, one of four temporarily closed by the state food safety watchdog, in Moscow August 21, 2014.

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