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    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine
    Jan29

    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine

    They were anarchic petrolheads and now they’re the Russian president’s henchmen: meet the Night Wolves, Moscow’s most infamous motorcycle gangA rumble of artillery prompts the biker gang to pause inside their stronghold. It has been some time since the rebel-held city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, on the war-torn fringes of...

    The Night Wolves: Putin’s motorbiking militia of Luhansk – video
    Jan29

    The Night Wolves: Putin’s motorbiking militia of Luhansk – video

    The Night Wolves are Russia’s largest and most notorious biker gang, fiercely loyal to Vladimir Putin, and say they are motivated by Christianity and patriotism. Their base in Luhansk, east Ukraine, resembles a set from Mad Max. Inside their stronghold, the Night Wolves open up about the families they left behindWARNING: CONTAINS STRONG...

    Air Base Suspended, Seeking Support in Asia and Africa, Belarusian Studies – Ostrogorski Centre Digest
    Jan29

    Air Base Suspended, Seeking Support in Asia and Africa, Belarusian Studies – Ostrogorski Centre Digest

    Lukashenka in Vietnam. Photo: pinsknews.by In December and January the Ostrogorski Centre analysts are busy analysing Minsk’s complicated games in foreign policy and security affairs, finalising the most recent issue of the Journal of Belarusian Studies and organising a conference on Belarusian studies. It appears that Belarus continues to...

    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate
    Jan29

    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate

    There was a Donald Trump-sized void in the Republican debate lineup tonight. The New York billionaire and Republican front-runner followed through on his boycott of the event, sponsored by Fox News, and held his own rally nearby. Without him there, the sparring was gentler and even, at times, friendly. Here’s a rundown of the most memorable...

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District
    Jan29

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District

    “Partaking in the races will be the best mushers from Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine and other countries,” specialists said. …read more Source:...

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine
    Jan28

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine

    Russia has been sending conciliatory signals to Kyiv, but many Ukrainians are skeptical. The general consensus among Ukrainians is that a revival of the old friendship with Moscow will be difficult. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    The vast gulf between Russians and Ukrainians
    Jan28

    The vast gulf between Russians and Ukrainians

    Russia has been sending conciliatory signals to Kyiv, but many Ukrainians are skeptical. The general consensus among Ukrainians is that a revival of the old friendship with Moscow will be difficult. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    NATO enlists ‘Ostpolitik’ expertise to deal with Moscow
    Jan28

    NATO enlists ‘Ostpolitik’ expertise to deal with Moscow

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg is looking to reduce the chances of risky military flare-ups with Moscow, like the Turkish downing of a Russian jet in November, as tensions over Ukraine remain high and war in the Middle East keeps NATO and Russian forces in close proximity to each other. Part of the answer, he says, may include German-led diplomacy....

    Canada signals it will reengage with Russia despite Ukraine
    Jan28

    Canada signals it will reengage with Russia despite Ukraine

    OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada will seek closer relations with Russia despite deep tensions over Moscow’s actions in Ukraine, new Liberal Foreign Minister Stephane Dion signaled on Thursday, marking a major policy shift. …read more Source:...

    Vladimir unbound
    Jan28

    Vladimir unbound

    CHANTS of “Russia without Putin!” echoed through Moscow four years ago. Vladimir Putin’s choreographed return to the presidency and vote tampering in parliamentary elections brought thousands to the streets; his approval ratings fell to 63%. But after the annexation of Crimea in 2014, those ratings soared to nearly 90% and have not come...

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