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    Russia accuses Ukraine of arresting 2 servicemen from Crimea
    Nov21

    Russia accuses Ukraine of arresting 2 servicemen from Crimea

    Russia’s Defense Ministry says Ukrainian security services have arrested two Russian servicemen. The ministry said Ukrainian agents whisked the two servicemen from Crimea into the Mykolaiv region Sunday. In Monday’s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian Protesters Smash Up Russian Bank Branch in Kyiv
    Nov21

    Ukrainian Protesters Smash Up Russian Bank Branch in Kyiv

    Protesters in Kyiv smashed windows and ransacked a branch of a Russian bank, Sberbank, in the Ukrainian capital. A group of demonstrators targeted the building on Tolstoy Square as events were held around Ukraine on the evening of November 21 to mark the third anniversary of the Euromaidan protests, which eventually ousted a pro-Moscow president....

    Protesters Clash In Kyiv As Ukraine Marks Euromaidan Anniversary
    Nov21

    Protesters Clash In Kyiv As Ukraine Marks Euromaidan Anniversary

    Thousands gathered in Kyiv to remember the Euromaidan protests of 2013 which eventually toppled Ukraine’s pro-Moscow President Viktor Yanukovych. Groups of rival demonstrators faced off in a series of minor scuffles on the streets, on the evening of November 21, and there were brief clashes with security forces. Many rallied on the...

    François Fillon, Thatcherite with a thing for Russia
    Nov21

    François Fillon, Thatcherite with a thing for Russia

    PARIS — Call it Droopy’s revenge. For five years, former French prime minister François Fillon worked obediently in the shadow of a man who mocked him as a “loser” in private and once berated him publicly as a mere “collaborator.” Nobody cared much about Fillon, because he was there to carry out the bidding of Nicolas Sarkozy. Now Fillon...

    Russian Embassy in Armenia responds to US Ambassador to Armenia  Richard Mills
    Nov21

    Russian Embassy in Armenia responds to US Ambassador to Armenia  Richard Mills

    ArmInfo. Russian Embassy to Armenia has responded to the statement made by US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills in the Yerevan State University within “NATO Days”. “On November 18 Armenian mass media published certain statements made by US Ambassador in Armenia Richard Mills in Yerevan State University within NATO Days....

    Central Europe sees Trump as a kindred spirit
    Nov21

    Central Europe sees Trump as a kindred spirit

    WARSAW — Donald Trump’s unexpected victory in the U.S. presidential election proved to the nationalist and populist governments of Central Europe that they are out in front of a global political wave. But while cheering Trump’s win, there is concern — especially in Poland — that the unpredictable businessman may end up cutting a deal...

    Viktor Yanukovich speaks about inevitability of Maidan
    Nov21

    Viktor Yanukovich speaks about inevitability of Maidan

    IMF proposed an unacceptable option for Ukraine. …read more Source: armenpress

    2012 Olympic Women’s Steeplechase Champ Fails Doping Retest
    Nov21

    2012 Olympic Women’s Steeplechase Champ Fails Doping Retest

    Yulia Zaripova, the Russian gold medalist in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase at the 2012 London Olympics, was among 12 more athletes sanctioned Monday after testing positive in a reanalysis of their doping samples. Zaripova was among seven medalists — all from countries of the former Soviet Union — disqualified...

    2012 Olympic women’s steeplechase champ fails doping retest
    Nov21

    2012 Olympic women’s steeplechase champ fails doping retest

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Yulia Zaripova, the Russian gold medalist in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase at the 2012 London Olympics, was among 12 more athletes sanctioned Monday after testing positive in a reanalysis of their doping samples. Zaripova was among seven medalists — all from countries of the former Soviet Union —...

    Russia Set to Increase Air Defences if Europe Gets Missile Shield
    Nov21

    Russia Set to Increase Air Defences if Europe Gets Missile Shield

    Russia is planning to deploy more units from its air force along its western borders should U.S. allies in Europe opt to host missile-shield elements on their territory, the defense committee chairman of Russia’s Federal Council has said. The missile shield is set to be hosted by both Poland and Romania, who Russia has warned against taking...