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    Russian Pranksters Say They’re The Ones Behind That Fake Putin Call to Elton John
    Sep17

    Russian Pranksters Say They’re The Ones Behind That Fake Putin Call to Elton John

    Two comedians told Russian media on Wednesday that they were responsible for impersonating Vladimir Putin and his spokesperson Dmitry Peskov in a phone conversation with music icon and LGBT advocate, Elton John. John had previously expressed interest in a BBC interview about speaking with Putin about Russia’s appalling record on LGBT...

    Kremlin says inclusion of media in Ukraine sanctions ‘totally unacceptable’
    Sep17

    Kremlin says inclusion of media in Ukraine sanctions ‘totally unacceptable’

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine’s decision to sanction many media representatives is totally unacceptable, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans 41 international journalists and bloggers
    Sep17

    Ukraine bans 41 international journalists and bloggers

    The Committee to Protect Journalists deplores a decree signed by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, the organization has announced.According to a copy viewed by CPJ, the decree bans at least 41 international journalists and bloggers from Ukraine for one year. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine names individuals, companies on its sanctions list
    Sep17

    Ukraine names individuals, companies on its sanctions list

    Ukraine has published a list of individuals and companies that are subject to its sanctions, which includes 388 persons and 105 legal entities. …read more Source:...

    BBC journalists among those black-listed by Ukraine
    Sep17

    BBC journalists among those black-listed by Ukraine

    Kiev bars hundreds deemed a security threat from entry, but gives no explanation as to why British network singled out …read more Source:...

    Sir Elton John ‘pranked’ with hoax Vladimir Putin call
    Sep17

    Sir Elton John ‘pranked’ with hoax Vladimir Putin call

    Title Elton John Alt Text Elton John Sir Elton, who has long campaigned for gay rights, led to believe he was talking with Russian leader One-Minute Read Thursday, September 17, 2015 – 10:30am …read more Source: The...

    President al-Assad to Russian media outlets.. We cannot implement anything unless we defeat the terrorism.. The army is the most important symbol for any society
    Sep17

    President al-Assad to Russian media outlets.. We cannot implement anything unless we defeat the terrorism.. The army is the most important symbol for any society

    Damascus, SANA- President Bashar al-Assad gave an interview to the Russian media outlets, following is the full text of the interview: Question 1: Mr. President, thank you for giving us all, from the Russian media, from RT, from Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Channel 1, Russia 24, RIA Novosti, and NTV channel. Thank you for giving us all the opportunity to...

    Ukraine: new individual sanctions
    Sep17

    Ukraine: new individual sanctions

    Ukraine imposes new sanctions, extends existing measures against scores of Russian politicians, companies, as well as some foreign journalists …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainian refugees should be among voluntarily accepted – Zeman
    Sep17

    Ukrainian refugees should be among voluntarily accepted – Zeman

    Baku – The refugees from Ukraine should be included in the number of the migrants who are to be voluntarily redistributed across Europe, Czech President Milos Zeman, now on an official visit to Azerbaijan,… …read more Source: České...

    Coercive means not to resolve conflict in southeastern Ukraine – Mongolian President
    Sep17

    Coercive means not to resolve conflict in southeastern Ukraine – Mongolian President

    “Speaking straightforwardly, the situation in Ukraine might instigate misunderstanding and deep conflict in Europe,” said Elbegdorj within the OSCE PA 2015 Autumn Meeting. …read more Source: AKIpress News...