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    Video: Crimean dissidents silenced by Moscow
    Mar24

    Video: Crimean dissidents silenced by Moscow

    Three years after the annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, Russia has deployed all the tools at its disposal, in the police and the justice system, to silence dissenting voices. Whether it’s the Tatars (an ethnic minority opposed to the annexation), journalists who express a critical point of view, or pro-Ukrainian activists,...

    Denis Voronenkov killed in latest violence against Kremlin critics
    Mar24

    Denis Voronenkov killed in latest violence against Kremlin critics

    Ukraine’s president blames Russia for the killing of Denis Voronenkov, a former Russian lawmaker and vocal Kremlin critic who defected last year. This is just the latest incident of violence involving people critical of Moscow. Anna Werner reports. …read more Source:...

    Tell the truth, shame the devil: Nunes’ Wednesday craziness proves the need for independent probe
    Mar24

    Tell the truth, shame the devil: Nunes’ Wednesday craziness proves the need for independent probe

    FILE – In this May 17, 2013 file photo, Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. Republicans retained control of the House in this week’s election, but because of retirements and party-imposed term limits on committee chairmen, more than half a dozen committees will be getting new chairmen. (AP Photo/Charles...

    Putin meets France’s Le Pen in Moscow
    Mar24

    Putin meets France’s Le Pen in Moscow

    Russian President Vladimir Putin met Marine Le Pen during a visit to Moscow on Friday by the French far-right presidential candidate, Russian state television showed. “We by no means want to influence the current events but we reserve the right to communicate with all representatives of all political forces of the country, as do our partners in...

    One dead after blasts at eastern Ukraine arms depot (AFP)
    Mar24

    One dead after blasts at eastern Ukraine arms depot (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Friday said that one person has died as a result of a fire that broke out at an arms depot in the country’s east, sparking explosions and forcing a mass evacuation. …read more Source: The West...

    Smuggled lion cub found in bird truck in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Smuggled lion cub found in bird truck in Ukraine

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    Woman found dead after ammunition blast in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Woman found dead after ammunition blast in Ukraine

    Eastern Kharkiv region, scene of blast, borders areas of conflict between government and Russian-backed separatists …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Wounded Ukrainian soldiers, families undergo treatment in Georgia
    Mar24

    Wounded Ukrainian soldiers, families undergo treatment in Georgia

    The latest group of Ukrainian service members wounded during counter terrorist operations in the country s east will undergo treatment in Georgia over the next two weeks after arriving in Tbilisi earlier today …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Putin meets Le Pen, speaks out on French election
    Mar24

    [Ticker] Putin meets Le Pen, speaks out on French election

    Russian president Vladimir Putin held a surprise meeting with French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in Moscow, Friday. He told press “we are not trying in any way to influence the French election”, according to the French language website of Russian state-sponsored media company Sputnik. Le Pen said, after earlier...

    Ukraine official says Russian agent killed Kremlin critic
    Mar24

    Ukraine official says Russian agent killed Kremlin critic

    A senior Ukrainian official says the killer of Kremlin critic Denis Voronenkov, who was gunned down in Kyiv, was a Russian agent. …read more Source: CTV...