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    Was Boris Nemtsov killed because in Russia opposition activists are deemed traitors?
    Feb28

    Was Boris Nemtsov killed because in Russia opposition activists are deemed traitors?

    Vladimir Putin and media are violently hostile to challenges to the state, an intolerance that has helped end the life of another opposition figureBoris Nemtsov’s dead body was still lying on the icy asphalt when Vladimir Putin’s spokesman announced that the president believed the murder to be a “provocation”.“With all due respect to...

    Ukraine: Full ceasefire maintained in some areas, Kyiv reports
    Feb28

    Ukraine: Full ceasefire maintained in some areas, Kyiv reports

    There was a significant decrease in attacks by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine’s restive east on Friday night (February 27), according to the… …read more Source:...

    [Focus] Chinese diplomat voices sympathy for Russian ‘security concerns’
    Feb28

    [Focus] Chinese diplomat voices sympathy for Russian ‘security concerns’

    China’s ambassador to Belgium has said the West should pay more heed to Russia’s “security concerns” in order to solve the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Why was Boris Nemtsov murdered? The competing theories
    Feb28

    Why was Boris Nemtsov murdered? The competing theories

    Investigators suggest Islamist extremists, Ukrainians, provocateurs had a reason to kill politician – but not the Russian state …read more Source: The...

    Poroshenko: Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict
    Feb28

    Poroshenko: Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict

    As people in Kiev pay tribute to murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he was about to provide “clear evidence” of Russian involvement in Ukraine …read more Source: The...

    Ruins and recriminations after rebel advance on two east Ukrainian towns
    Feb28

    Ruins and recriminations after rebel advance on two east Ukrainian towns

    DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine (Reuters) – Sergei, a tired-looking man in his twenties, loads his bike with a tin of coal, the only thing of value he has salvaged from his destroyed house – now a rubble of gray bricks after Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels fought over his hometown. …read more Source:...

    Russia says it is pursuing Ukraine, Islamist leads in Nemtsov killing
    Feb28

    Russia says it is pursuing Ukraine, Islamist leads in Nemtsov killing

    Moscow (dpa) – Russian investigators were pursuing several lines of inquiry on Saturday in the murder of prominent opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in central Moscow by unknown gunmen.An investigative committee reporting to… …read more Source:...

    Russian opposition politician shot dead in Moscow was ‘bridge between Ukraine and Russia’, Ukrainian President says
    Feb28

    Russian opposition politician shot dead in Moscow was ‘bridge between Ukraine and Russia’, Ukrainian President says

    Boris Nemtsov was walking with a woman near the Kremlin when he was shot in the back, according to reports (Picture: AFP)A leading Russian opposition politician has been shot dead in Moscow in an attack that critics of the government say was ‘politically-motivated’.. Former deputy prime minister Boris Nemtsov was shot four times in the back...

    The 20 photographs of the week
    Feb28

    The 20 photographs of the week

    The ceasefire in Ukraine, the suspension of professional football in Greece, Madonna’s fall at the Brit awards – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week … …read more Source: The...

    Nemtsov Murder: Investigators Suggest Leader Might be ‘Sacrifical Victim’
    Feb28

    Nemtsov Murder: Investigators Suggest Leader Might be ‘Sacrifical Victim’

    There have been various suggestions as to why opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was killed on Thursday evening in Moscow, 500 meters from the Kremlin. Here are some of them: Dmitry Peskov, the Kremlin’s spokesperson, has called the development a “100-percent provocation” and “a contract killing”.An Interior Ministry...

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