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37 min ago | Sherdog

Boxing News: Roy Jones Jr. will Fight in Russia on Sept. 26 with Hopes of Title Shot

Roy Jones Jr. will look to win his fifth-consecutive bout against Hany Atiyo on Sept.

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3 hrs ago | International Business Times

Ukraine 'Great War' Has Arrived; Australia Mulls More Sanctions Against Russia

Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard as monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe and members of a Malaysian air crash investigation team inspect the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, near the village of Hrabove , Donetsk region July 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Vladimir Putin, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

7 hrs ago | Live Science

Russia's 'Sex Geckos' Perish in Space

The geckos Russia sent to space to have sex have sadly perished, the Russian space agency said yesterday .

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12 hrs ago | Canada.com

Ukraine says it must fight Russian army, Putin suggests Moscow could...

Thousands of people attended Labour Day celebrations Monday at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby, including Jim Sinclair, president of the B.C. Federation of Labour, and Jim Iker, president of the BC Teachers Federation.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Canada, Vladimir Putin, China, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

16 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

'I can take Kiev in two weeks', Russia's Vladimir Putin warns NATO leaders

NATO leaders gathering for a summit in Wales this week will hammer out the alliance's response to events in Ukraine and the threat posed by Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.

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19 hrs ago | KFVS12

Putin's aide confirms '2 weeks to Kiev' remark

1, 2014. Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesday morning.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Japan Times

Baltic states fear 'hybrid warfare' from former Russian masters

A Canadian Air Task Force pilot leaves his CF-188 jet after landing at Siauliai Air Base in Lithuania on Aug. 26. The Royal Canadian Air Force handed over their air policing mission over the Baltics to NATO on Monday.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Lithuania, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Military, US Air Force, Europe, Estonia, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The St. Petersburg Times

Fewer Russians Blame Authorities for Deaths in Beslan Attack

The mother of one of the victims of the Beslan school hostage crisis by the grave of her daughter.

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Bury Times

PM: Russian presence 'unacceptable'

David Cameron has denounced the presence of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil as "unjustified and unacceptable", as he accused Moscow of trying to force its smaller neighbour to "abandon its democratic choices at the barrel of a gun".

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Vladimir Putin

Armenian Liberty

Russian PM's Trip To Armenia Cancelled

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has cancelled a planned visit to Yerevan that was expected to focus on Armenia's membership in the Eurasian Economic Union , Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Armenia, World News, Kazakhstan, Asia, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Belarus, Vladimir Putin

Foreign Policy

Is Vladimir Putin Covering Up the Deaths of Russian Soldiers in Ukraine?

With Russian soldiers fighting in eastern Ukraine, Russian soldiers are also all but certainly dying there.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Activism,

INAUTONEWS

Great Wall is building a Russian Plant

China's largest SUV maker, Great Wall Motor Co. has announced it has started construction of a $520.7 assembly plant in central Russia, Tula Oblast region.

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Weekday Magazine

Thousands Gather 10 Years After Beslan School Attack In Russia

Thousands of people have gathered at the ruins of a school in the southern Russian town of Beslan to remember victims of an attack 10 years ago that killed 334 people, including 186 children.

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Swindon Advertiser

Arctic convoy veteran gets Russian military honour

VETERANS of the "worst journey in the world" have been recognised by the Russian government for their efforts in the Arctic Convoys by being awarded the Ushakov Medal.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Putin In Yakutsk As Work Starts On Russian-Chinese Gas Pipeline

Russian President Vladimir was in the Siberian city of Yakutsk on September 1, where he will take part in a ceremony starting construction of a gas pipeline to China.

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USA Today

Which country relies most heavily on Russian gas?

Which country relies most heavily on Russian gas? Germany relies on imports to supply more than 70% of its domestic energy demand.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Europe, Germany, Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin

Newkerala.com

BHEL looks at Russia, Kazakhstan, others for market diversification

Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd , one of Asia's largest power equipment majors, is focussing on geographical diversification of its overseas markets which offers a market potential of around 165 GW, the company said.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for "meaningful talks" to end the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, reiterating that the Kremlin, which is said to have allowed thousands of its soldiers to join the rebels, views the situation as an internal dispute.

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Nanaimo Daily News

Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on east's status immediately

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with participants in the youth educational forum at the Seliger youth camp near Lake Seliger, some 450 kilometres northwest of Moscow, in Tver region, Russia, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Yahoo!

Moscow, Kiev swap troops as Ukraine port girds for pro-Russian assault

Ukraine and Russia swapped soldiers who had entered each other's territory near the battlefield in eastern Ukraine, where Kiev says Moscow's forces have come to the aid of pro-Russian insurgents advancing for an assault on a major port.

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