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Putin Critic, Russian Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov Killed in Moscow
World  (tags: Putin, Moscow, Russia, Boris Nemstov, death, violence, politics, government, ethics, news, corruption, crime )

CarrieSic
- 5 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Boris Nemtsov, a longtime Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladi­mir Putin, was shot and killed in central Moscow, the Russian Interior Ministry said early Saturday.
Western Leaders Divided Over How to Handle Ukraine Crisis as Peace Talks Fizzle
World  (tags: Ukraine, fighting, peace talks, RUssia, war, conflict, usa )

Cal
- 24 days ago - news.vice.com
Emergency negotiations in Moscow and Kiev âEUR" billed as "one of the last chances" to avoid all-out war âEUR" appear increasingly unlikely to lead to an agreement between Ukraine, its Western allies, and Russia over how to end the mounting violence
New Greek Govts First Upwind With EU for Russian Sanctions
World  (tags: Greece, EU, new government, SYRIZA, Alexis Tsipras, Russia, sanctions, society, politics, privatization, IMF austerity economics )

Angelika
- 35 days ago - greece.greekreporter.com
Greeces new SYRIZA-led government had its first impact with European Union partners regarding the imposition of further sanctions on Russia, due to the ongoing Ukrainian crisis. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says it did not have GreeceâEUR(TM)s consent.
Did Israel Infiltrate the CIA to Force the US to Attack Iran?
World  (tags: CIA, Israel, Iran, nuclear, weapons, program, Russia, Jeffrey, Sterling, James, Risen, New York, Times, NY, Operation, Merlin )

Sam
- 45 days ago - mintpressnews.com
The CIA drew up plans for a key part of a nuclear bomb, "the crown jewels" of a nuclear weapons program, inserted flaws in the plans, and then had a Russian give those flawed plans to Iran.
BREAKING: Santa's Sleigh Downed By Russian Missile Near Nortth Pole
World  (tags: Santa Claus, North Pole, missile attack, Russia, USA, violence, satire, animal welfare, Christmas, terrorism, politics )

Angelika
- 68 days ago - dailycurrant.com
Russia shot down Santa Claus's sleigh today in international airspace over the Arctic Ocean. According to local reports, the sleigh was beginning its annual Christmas Eve journey around the world when it was struck by a surface-to-air missile ...
Rights Monitors Slam Russia for Spiraling Attacks on Gays
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, government, Russia, gay rights, homophobia, Putin, hate crimes )

Naoko
- 78 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Human Rights Watch sounded the alarm Monday over the rising number of homophobic attacks in Russia, slamming Vladimir Putin's government for "inaction" and urging a crackdown on hate crimes.
Why Russia Is Courting Europe's Far-Right Parties
World  (tags: Russia, xenophobia, world, politics, freedoms, government, society )

Cal
- 81 days ago - csmonitor.com
Under communism, Europe's xenophobic nationalist parties were shunned by Russia. Now, Moscow is embracing these parties as partners who can help further Russia's interests.
NATO Says Russian Jets, Bombers Circle Europe in Unusual Incidents
World  (tags: Russia, Military, Provocative, Putin, Bombers, MIG-31s, Other Craft, EU, Europe, Growing Tension )

Brian
- 124 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"Over the Atlantic Ocean and the North, Black and Baltic seas, Russian bombers, fighter jets and tanker aircraft were detected flying in international airspace"
STOP THE INVASION , STOP THE WAR BEFORE IT WOULD START !!! PLEASE SIGN !!!
World  (tags: Russia, Ukraine Crisis, WAR, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 135 days ago - change.org
President of Russia Federation : Vladimir Putin - stop the invasion on Ukraine and order your trops to return back to your country
Why Israel Is No Better Than Russia
World  (tags: israel, West Bank, Palestine, Occupied Palestinian Territories, land grabs, expropriation, Russia, Ukraine, parallels, theft )

Evelyn
- 179 days ago - slate.com
The settlers fear that further settlement will be regarded as "a deviation from the norm." In short, they fear that the principle we're standing for in Ukraine and Iraq--that you can't take land just because you have the power--will apply in Palestine, too
NATO to Boost Presence in Eastern Europe to Confront 'Potential Aggressors'
World  (tags: NATO, military presence, Eastern Europe, Russia, Human Rights, world, politics, government, news, freedoms )

CarrieSic
- 180 days ago - rawstory.com
The new "spearhead" force, comprising several thousand troops and ready to deploy in a few days, means "we can deal swiftly and firmly with any threat," NATO head Anders Fogh Rasmussen said.
Ukraine Warns of Europe's Worst Conflict Since World War II
World  (tags: world, politics, war, ukraine, russia )

Cal
- 184 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
Ukraine warned of an escalating conflict in its easternmost regions as a rebel leader said talks this week may include negotiations for a truce.
Obama Blames Russia For Violence In Ukraine; Calls Moves 'Incursion'
World  (tags: Russia, Ukraine, violence, world, war, society, iraq, crime, corruption, conflict )

Wild
- 187 days ago - npr.org
President Obama blamed Russia for the violence in Ukraine and said its "incursion" into the former Soviet state will only carry additional costs. "Russia has deliberately and repeatedly violated the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine,
Pro-Russia Forces Gain Ground as Ukraine's Volunteer Battalions Decry Kiev Leaders
World  (tags: world, war, politics, Russia, Ukraine, violence, freedoms )

Cal
- 188 days ago - news.vice.com
As Russia forces push forward towards the southeastern Ukraine coastal city of Mariupol and evidence mounts of direct Russian military support to the insurgent fighters, besieged volunteer units of "patriots" leading the way in the country's fight back sa
The West Has Found a New Scapegoat to Blame: Russia
World  (tags: conflict, corruption, europe, Human Rights, Ukraine, Russia, usa, terrorism, politics, scapegoats, pogroms, Jews )

Lynn
- 216 days ago - alternet.org
This sense was lost, of course, replaced by nationalistic hysteria and aggressive foreign policy involving wars, bombing, and lies. Business as usual, in other words, ...
 

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