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    Politics: Putin is getting slammed for saying Jews might have interfered in the US election
    Mar11

    Politics: Putin is getting slammed for saying Jews might have interfered in the US election

    The Russian president made the claim during an interview with NBC's Megyn Kelly on Saturday, and also said Ukrainians or Tatars might be responsible. Russian President Vladimir Putin made controversial statements about Jews and several other groups in Russia, shifting the blame to them for Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election....

    ‘The Distant Barking of Dogs’ scoops top honors at Thessaloniki doc fest
    Mar11

    ‘The Distant Barking of Dogs’ scoops top honors at Thessaloniki doc fest

    Simon Lereng Wilmont’s “The Distant Barking of Dogs,” a powerful fly-on-the-wall portrait of a 10-year-old boy living with his grandmother in a warzone village near the Ukraine-Russia border has won the international competition award at the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival. …read more Source:...

    Putin: villain abroad, hero at home
    Mar11

    Putin: villain abroad, hero at home

    To the West he is public enemy number one: snatching land from his neighbours, interfering in foreign elections and unveiling weapons that he says render Washington’s missile defence systems obsolete. But despite — or because of — his reputation abroad, Vladimir Putin is still widely popular in Russia and is all but guaranteed to win a...

    Post-Soviet swingers versus the Kremlin
    Mar11

    Post-Soviet swingers versus the Kremlin

    The sex guru from Belarus and his protégé/lover preached empowerment through what they described as “the art of seduction.” They promoted themselves in books and on social media as masters of manipulation, but then this strange swinging pair suddenly found themselves desperate and frightened, and stuck in a jail in Thailand. They claimed that...

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated US election
    Mar11

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated US election

    By Avi Selk | Washington Post Jewish groups and U.S. lawmakers condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin’s suggestion that the 2016 U.S. presidential election may have been manipulated by Russian Jews. Putin’s remarks came during a long and occasionally surreal interview with NBC News on Saturday, in which he speculated that nearly...

    Putin Criticized for Remarks Insinuating Jews and Other Minority Groups Could Be Behind U.S. Election Interference
    Mar11

    Putin Criticized for Remarks Insinuating Jews and Other Minority Groups Could Be Behind U.S. Election Interference

    The Anti-Defamation League has condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin for saying it does not bother him that Russian nationals have been indicted by the special counsel’s office for alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, by arguing that those responsible may not even be Russian nationals, but minorities like Jews...

    Putin indicates Crimea will never return to Ukraine
    Mar11

    Putin indicates Crimea will never return to Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has indicated that Crimea’s rejoining to Russia from Ukraine in 2014 was a move that can ‘never’ be reversed. …read more Source: Iran...

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated U.S. election
    Mar11

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated U.S. election

    Jewish groups and U.S. lawmakers condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin’s suggestion that the 2016 U.S. election may have been manipulated by Russian Jews. Putin’s remarks came during a long and occasionally surreal interview with NBC News on Saturday, in which he speculated that nearly anyone other than the Russian government...

    ‘Crazy’: Official Scolds Ukrainian MP for Wish to Deport Russians From Crimea
    Mar11

    ‘Crazy’: Official Scolds Ukrainian MP for Wish to Deport Russians From Crimea

    Crimean Deputy Prime Minister Georgy Muradov, who is also the Russian President’s permanent envoy to Crimea, has described Ukrainian MP Refat Chubarov’s plans for the peninsula as unfeasible. Chubarov heads the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, which Russia has banned for extremism. Commenting on the Ukrainian lawmaker’s...

    Putin indicates Crimea will never return to Ukraine
    Mar11

    Putin indicates Crimea will never return to Ukraine

    Putin says in an interview that Crimea will remain part of Russia for ever. …read more Source:...