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    Analysis | With Vladimir Putin’s re-election, expect rising tensions with the West
    Mar19

    Analysis | With Vladimir Putin’s re-election, expect rising tensions with the West

    MOSCOW – When Russian President Vladimir Putin took the stage on a square outside the Kremlin to claim victory in Sunday’s national election, he did so at an open-air concert celebrating the fourth anniversary of his annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Russian elections in Crimea ‘cannot be recognised’: Polish foreign ministry
    Mar19

    Russian elections in Crimea ‘cannot be recognised’: Polish foreign ministry

    Poland’s foreign ministry has said that “the presidential elections held in Crimea by the Russian authorities cannot be recognised” because Crimea is part of Ukraine. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Crimea votes in Russian election for first time
    Mar19

    Crimea votes in Russian election for first time

    Presidential election took place on the fourth anniversary of the 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, one of the most dramatic manifestations of Vladimir Putin’s drive to reassert Russia’s power. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukraine: British diplomats expelled from Moscow could work in Kyiv
    Mar19

    Ukraine: British diplomats expelled from Moscow could work in Kyiv

    In a reaction to Russia’s announcement that it would expel 23 British diplomats from Moscow as part of the UK-Russia argument over poisoning of double-agent in an English city, Ukrainian Foreign Minister has suggested to his British counterpart that the 23 diplomats could now work in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    German ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder faces calls for sanctions as ‘Putin’s propagandist’
    Mar19

    German ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder faces calls for sanctions as ‘Putin’s propagandist’

    European politicians have increased calls for sanctions against the ex-chancellor for representing Russian interests. Ukraine’s foreign minister said sanctions must target “those who are pushing Putin’s projects abroad.” …read more Source:...

    German ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder faces calls for sanctions as ‘Putin’s propagandist’
    Mar19

    German ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder faces calls for sanctions as ‘Putin’s propagandist’

    European politicians have increased calls for sanctions against the ex-chancellor for representing Russian interests. Ukraine’s foreign minister said sanctions must target “those who are pushing Putin’s projects abroad.” …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Putin Emerges Winner Of Russia’s Presidential Election With Landslide
    Mar19

    Putin Emerges Winner Of Russia’s Presidential Election With Landslide

    Presidential candidate, President Vladimir Putin speaks as he meets with confidants at his campaign headquarters in Moscow on March 18, 2018.Yuri KADOBNOV / AFP Vladimir Putin was Monday set for another six years in power after his landslide victory in Russia’s presidential election but so far only close allies have congratulated him on...

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death
    Mar19

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death

    This Sept. 24, 2017, photo provided by Michael Kass shows Yann Arnaud during a Cirque du Soleil performance in Toronto. Photo: APAn aerialist fell to his death while performing in a Cirque du Soleil show in Tampa, Florida, the Montreal-based company said Sunday.Yann Arnaud was suspended by straps above the stage during a performance of its VOLTA...

    UPDATE: Putin wins fourth term with record vote   
    Mar19

    UPDATE: Putin wins fourth term with record vote  

    MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin was on Monday set for another six years in power after winning a record victory in Russia’s presidential election but so far only allies have congratulated him as Moscow’s relations with the West disintegrate. Putin, who has ruled Russia for almost two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with...

    Kiev wants EU sanctions on former German chancellor
    Mar19

    Kiev wants EU sanctions on former German chancellor

    Ukraine’s foreign minister is seeking EU sanctions on Gerhard Schroeder, a former German chancellor, who now chairs Russian state-owned oil giant, Rosneft. …read more Source:...