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    Ex-Russian lawmaker and key Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine is gunned down outside Kiev hotel
    Mar24

    Ex-Russian lawmaker and key Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine is gunned down outside Kiev hotel

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kiev, prompting harsh words between the two neighboring countries. , who had testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was shot dead by an […] The post...

    “They say we are traitors”: Putin critic Denis Voronenkov murdered in Kiev
    Mar24

    “They say we are traitors”: Putin critic Denis Voronenkov murdered in Kiev

    A former Russian member of parliament who defected to Ukraine and began sharply criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin was gunned down Thursday in downtown Kiev in an apparent contract killing. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    WATCH:  Putin critic who defected to Ukraine killed in Kiev
    Mar24

    WATCH: Putin critic who defected to Ukraine killed in Kiev

    Former Russian Parliament member Denis Voronenkov had recently told a US-funded TV network in Ukraine he accepted his fate as a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: ABC...

    Witness in treason case against former Ukraine leader murdered
    Mar24

    Witness in treason case against former Ukraine leader murdered

    Ukraine accuses Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian politician and key witness in a treason case against former Ukrainian leader Viktor Yanukovich is shot dead in Kiev. …read more Source: ABC...

    Politics: Paul Manafort is at the center of the Trump-Russia investigation — here’s what you need to know about him
    Mar24

    Politics: Paul Manafort is at the center of the Trump-Russia investigation — here’s what you need to know about him

    Who is Paul Manafort? And what does he have to do with investigations into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia? Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, is under fire amid new reports that he secretly worked to advance Russian interests for years before he joined Trump’s presidential campaign last April....

    Ukraine probes arms depot explosion, mly blames ?sabotage?
    Mar24

    Ukraine probes arms depot explosion, mly blames ?sabotage?

    KIEV: Ukraine on Thursday was probing a series of explosions that hit a munitions depot in the country’s east overnight as the military blamed the incident on an “act of sabotage”. “A fire broke out … as a result of an act of sabotage at a depot in the town of Balakliya where missiles and munitions were kept,”...

    Anatomy of a Fox fake news story
    Mar24

    Anatomy of a Fox fake news story

    How does a patently false claim from the lips (or tweet) of Donald Trump get legitimized to the point where many Americans think it’s true? In one word–Television. Television is how most Americans get their news. Six out of every 10 Americans say it’s their main source of news. Perhaps more relevant, for those over 50 that figure...

    Here are ten critics of Vladimir Putin who died violently or in suspicious ways
    Mar24

    Here are ten critics of Vladimir Putin who died violently or in suspicious ways

    MOSCOW – Not everyone who has a quarrel with Russian President Vladimir Putin dies in violent or suspicious circumstances — far from it. But enough loud critics of Putin’s policies have been murdered that Thursday’s daylight shooting of a Russian who sought asylum in Ukraine has led to speculation of Kremlin involvement. Ukrainian...

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia
    Mar24

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia

    GRAPHIC: This story and video above contains images which may upset some readers. …read more Source:...

    Did Putin put out a contract on a Russian whistleblower and critic?
    Mar24

    Did Putin put out a contract on a Russian whistleblower and critic?

    Denis Voronenkov was a former Russian lawmaker. He was also a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. And he was assassinated in broad daylight on Thursday in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. Ukraine’s leaders are pointing the finger at Russia. …read more Source: Public Radio...