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Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski, shown in 2008, says Poland's deployment of 150 U.S. paratroopers to his country is a necessary message to Russian President Vladimir Putin that 'NATO territory is sacrosanct.'
The vast majority of Ukrainian voters oppose Russian military intervention in their country, even in the east and south where large Russian minorities live, a U.S.-funded poll by a Gallup affiliate showed Thursday.
A Moscow court has decided to keep Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny under house arrest rather than send him to jail pending trial.
Russia dictates its own future while the US and EU develop a cohesive strategy to address the "hostile power."
A bank of TV sets during a live broadcast by Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk on April 17. The last time the world got together to talk about how the Internet should work, China and Russia proposed making it easier for individual governments to control what their citizens can see on the Web.
Visitors before Alexander Ivanov's "The Appearance of Christ to the People" at the State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow.
Canada is sending a message to Russia by deploying up to 500 people to monitor Ukraine's presidential election next month, a Harper government cabinet minister said Wednesday.
Robert Heard, who reported on Texas state government, politics and sports for The Associated Press, has died.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday said Kiev had failed to live up to its side of the peace bargain - and then smiled for Russia Today's Sophie Shevardnadze's camera.
THE West has always been a little squeamish about the idea of arming robots. Despite decades of development, no systems have ever been deployed and a vocal human rights campaign means it's unlikely to happen in the near future.
The Republic of Komi is also a home for the Virgin Forests of Komi - one of the last areas of untouched boreal forests in the world, listed in UNESCO World Heritage.
Most Russians view Vladimir Lenin as a good person and value his positive input to the country's history and development.
Russian authorities have denied reports that Ukrainian MP and former Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev had been slapped with a 5-year entrance ban to Crimea.
Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said Tuesday that the dispatch of troops from U.S. bases in Italy and Germany for military maneuvers near Russia's western border is in response to its aggression in Ukraine.
A masked pro-Russia protester pelts supporters of Ukrainian presidential candidate Yulia Tymoshenko with eggs outside a regional government building in Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine April 22, 2014.
In the beginning of his speech the leader called upon Belarusians to take a stand for their independence, Interfax reports.