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    Putin named in Litvinenko murder – British inquiry (update 2)
    Jan21

    Putin named in Litvinenko murder – British inquiry (update 2)

    By Michael Holden President Vladimir Putin probably approved a Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KBG agent Alexander Litvinenko with radioactive polonium-210, a British inquiry into the 2006 killing in London concluded. Litvinenko, 43, an outspoken critic of Putin who fled Russia, died after drinking green tea laced with the rare...

    President Putin ‘probably’ responsible for Litvinenko murder
    Jan21

    President Putin ‘probably’ responsible for Litvinenko murder

    The murder of ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko in 2006 in the UK was “probably” approved by President Vladimir Putin, a public inquiry finds. The chairman of the inquiry, Sir Robert Owen, said President Vladimir Putin “probably” signed off the poisoning of Mr. Litvinenko adding that Litvinenko’s cooperation with the British intelligence...

    Germany’s Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security
    Jan21

    Germany’s Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security

    Germany’s input in improving security in the eastern European part of NATO alliance should be its help in resolving the conflict in Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Germany's Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security
    Jan21

    Germany's Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Germany’s input in improving security in the eastern European part of NATO alliance should be its help in resolving the conflict in Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Crimea’s Russia-Backed Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Tatar Leader
    Jan21

    Crimea’s Russia-Backed Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Tatar Leader

    A court in Russia-annexed Crimea has issued an arrest warrant for the veteran leader of Crimean Tatars, Mustafa Dzhemilev. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security
    Jan21

    Germany’s Steinmeier says solving Ukraine conflict key for CEE security

    Germany’s input in improving security in the eastern European part of NATO alliance should be its help in resolving the conflict in Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin ‘probably approved ex-spy murder’
    Jan21

    Putin ‘probably approved ex-spy murder’

    President Vladimir Putin probably approved an intelligence operation to murder ex-KBG agent Litvinenko, a UK inquiry concluded. ||| London – President Vladimir Putin probably approved a Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KBG agent Alexander Litvinenko with radioactive polonium-210, a British inquiry into the 2006 killing in London...

    Putin probably approved London murder of Litvinenko: British inquiry
    Jan21

    Putin probably approved London murder of Litvinenko: British inquiry

    President Vladimir Putin probably approved a Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KBG agent Alexander Litvinenko, a judge led-British inquiry into the 2006 killing in London concluded. Litvinenko, 43, an outspoken critic of Putin who fled Russia, died after drinking green tea laced with the rare radioactive isotope polonium-210 at...

    Chris Smith’s legislation unlikely to pass – Washington Post
    Jan21

    Chris Smith’s legislation unlikely to pass – Washington Post

    The close U.S.-Azerbaijan partnership can be better explained by three major strategic factors: Azerbaijan’s significance as an energy transit point linking Central Asia to Europe; Aliyev’s resistance to Russian sovereignty violations in Georgia and Ukraine; and Azerbaijan’s solidarity with the United States against both...

    Vladimir Putin probably approved murder of Russian spy killed in London
    Jan21

    Vladimir Putin probably approved murder of Russian spy killed in London

    Marina Litvinenko, widow of murdered ex-KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko, reads a statement outside of the Royal Courts of Justice in London, Britain, January 21, 2016. (Reuters) President Vladimir Putin probably approved a Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KBG agent Alexander Litvinenko, a judge led-British inquiry into the 2006 killing...