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    Spy mania 2.0: the rise in ‘crimes against the state’ in Russia
    Feb24

    Spy mania 2.0: the rise in ‘crimes against the state’ in Russia

    Growing number accused of high treason suggests return to the suspicion of the 1990s. Meduza reportsIn the years preceding the war in eastern Ukraine, just a handful of people had been charged and jailed for high treason in Russia. But with more than 20 cases of “crimes against the state” pursued in the last year alone, it seems spy mania has...

    Man City faces Kiev in Champions League clash
    Feb24

    Man City faces Kiev in Champions League clash

    Tonight will present Manchester City with an early chance of booking their place in the Champions League last 16 since 2012 when they face Ukrainian Dynamo Kiev in the first leg. City will be without five key players, but they welcome back fit-again Eliaquim Mangala as they travel to Ukraine with hopes of booking an […] …read more Source: X...

    Young wrestlers from Kyrgyzstan win two bronze medals in Minsk
    Feb24

    Young wrestlers from Kyrgyzstan win two bronze medals in Minsk

    Bishkek, February 24 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz sportsmen won two medals at the international tournament “Medvezhonok” among cadets in freestyle wrestling, which ended in Minsk (Belarus). This tournament is traditionally held within the framework of adult international freestyle wrestling tournament for the prizes of the triple Olympic...

    Russian Military Command Found Linked To MH17 Downing
    Feb24

    Russian Military Command Found Linked To MH17 Downing

    A team of open-source researchers investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has published a report it provided to Dutch prosecutors linking the commanders of a Russian military unit to the plane’s downing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Russia leaders sent missile that struck MH17 to Ukraine
    Feb24

    Report: Russia leaders sent missile that struck MH17 to Ukraine

    The head of the Russian army and President Vladimir Putin made the decision to send the BUK missile system that shot down flight MH17 to the front in Ukraine. They are therefore responsible for the MH17 disaster, according to international research collective Bellingcat in a report they published on Wednesday The post Report: Russia leaders sent...

    Goodbye, Lenin! – Ukrainian style
    Feb24

    Goodbye, Lenin! – Ukrainian style

    History in Ukraine is changing faster than it has in decades. Now hundreds of cities and streets recalling the Communist era are being renamed. But finding new names is not always easy. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Pentagon: US sanctions on Russia do not bar use of Russian rocket engines
    Feb24

    Pentagon: US sanctions on Russia do not bar use of Russian rocket engines

    Defense Undersecretary Frank Kendall said the Pentagon had reviewed the issue with the Treasury Department in response to questions raised by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain after Russia revamped the way it manages its space businesses. he Pentagon’s chief arms buyer on Tuesday said U.S. sanctions against Russia do not...

    Ukraine Sings Its Frustration With Russia
    Feb24

    Ukraine Sings Its Frustration With Russia

    The Ukrainian entry in the 2016 Eurovision song contest is the latest example of popular protest music aimed at Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    U.S. sanctions on Russia do not bar use of Russian rocket engines-Pentagon
    Feb24

    U.S. sanctions on Russia do not bar use of Russian rocket engines-Pentagon

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Tennis: Kerber crashes out in Qatar as seeds scattered
    Feb24

    Tennis: Kerber crashes out in Qatar as seeds scattered

    DOHA (AFP) – Angelique Kerber was one of at least seven seeds who crashed out of the Qatar Open on Tuesday, in the Germans first singles tournament since winning her first Grand Slam title in Melbourne last month.The Australian Open champion lost her second round match — she received a first round bye — in straight sets 7-5, 6-1...