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    This News Network Could Shake Up the Media Scene in Putin’s Russia
    Mar02

    This News Network Could Shake Up the Media Scene in Putin’s Russia

    Russian propaganda and influence operations have escalated over the past decade, and have especially intensified after the invasion of Ukraine. Plain and simple, the Kremlin has declared war on the concept of objective news reporting—on the airwaves as well as on the Internet. Years in the making and with a modest budget of $10 million, the U.S....

    Kremlin: Sessions uproar an impediment to fixing relations
    Mar02

    Kremlin: Sessions uproar an impediment to fixing relations

    A senior lawmaker called it “hysteria.” The Foreign Ministry said it was “media vandalism.” The Kremlin lamented the “emotional atmosphere” currently in Washington about Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ meetings with a Russian diplomat, saying it could thwart efforts to mend relations. The uproar is widely...

    Gas explosion kills eight in Ukraine (AAP)
    Mar02

    Gas explosion kills eight in Ukraine (AAP)

    At least eight miners have been killed and 20 remain unaccounted for after a methane explosion at a coal mine in Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine ‘Blockaders’ Cut Off Rail Traffic From Rebel Areas
    Mar02

    Ukraine ‘Blockaders’ Cut Off Rail Traffic From Rebel Areas

    Armed with hunting rifles and clubs, members of the new movement aim to choke off coal supplies that provide income for Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: The New York...

    In Ukraine: Deadly blast rips through coal mine
    Mar02

    In Ukraine: Deadly blast rips through coal mine

    Eight miners died Thursday when a methane gas explosion tore through a pit in western Ukraine, in the latest mine disaster in the ex-Soviet state. Eight miners died Thursday when a methane gas explosion tore through a pit in western Ukraine, in the latest mine disaster in the ex-Soviet state.Rescuers said they had managed to save an additional 20...

    Coal mine explosion in Ukraine kills 8
    Mar02

    Coal mine explosion in Ukraine kills 8

    A methane explosion killed at least eight coal miners and injured six others about 1,600 feet underground in western Ukraine’s Lviv region. …read more Source: United Press...

    Gas explosion kills at least eight miners in western Ukraine
    Mar02

    Gas explosion kills at least eight miners in western Ukraine

    At least eight miners were killed in a methane gas explosion in a coal mine in western Ukraine’s Lviv region, the Ukrainian emergencies service said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Will Blacklist Websites That ‘Undermine Ukrainian Sovereignty’
    Mar02

    Ukraine Will Blacklist Websites That ‘Undermine Ukrainian Sovereignty’

    Rally in support of Novorossiya in Moscow, June 11, 2014. Source: Artem Tkachenko, CC BY-SA 3.0. Ukraine’s Ministry of Information Policy is preparing a list of websites that “undermine Ukrainian sovereignty” as part of an effort to uphold the country’s new information security doctrine, signed on February 25 by President Petro...

    Turkey’s treatment of journalist damaging German-Turkish ties: minister
    Mar02

    Turkey’s treatment of journalist damaging German-Turkish ties: minister

    Turkey’s treatment of a German-Turkish journalist has caused grave damage to bilateral relations, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said during a visit to Kiev, as local authorities cancelled talks by key Turkish officials …read more Source: The Daily...

    Deadly blast rips through Ukraine coal mine
    Mar02

    Deadly blast rips through Ukraine coal mine

    March 02, 2017 11:32 PMKIEV (AFP) – Eight miners died on Thursday (March 2) when a methane gas explosion tore through a pit in western Ukraine, in the latest mine disaster in the ex-Soviet state. …read more Source: The Straits...