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    Russian court hands out tough jail term for Ukrainian flag stunt
    Sep10

    Russian court hands out tough jail term for Ukrainian flag stunt

    MOSCOW, Sep 10 (Reuters) – A Russian court on Thursday convicted a Ukrainian man of helping try to paint his country’s national flag on a Moscow skyscraper as an act of protest against the Kremlin’s foreign policy and sentenced him to two years and three months in jail. …read more Source:...

    Russia Building Major Military Base on Ukraine Border
    Sep10

    Russia Building Major Military Base on Ukraine Border

    The plans for the base, published online, reveal nine barracks that could house 3,500 soldiers. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Nominees announced for 2015 Sakharov prize
    Sep10

    [Ticker] Nominees announced for 2015 Sakharov prize

    The European Parliament’s Sakharov prize nominees have been announced as Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, Somali activist Edna Adan Ismai, the assassinated former Russian PM Boris Nemtsov, Ukrainian pilot imprisoned in Russia Nadiya Savchenko, three whistle-blowers (Edward Snowden Antoine Deltour and Stéphanie Gibaud), and anti-Chavez coalition...

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors
    Sep10

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for painting a star on the spire of a Moscow skyscraper in the colors of the Ukrainian flag. Four co-defendants were acquitted. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors
    Sep10

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Russian court has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for painting a star on the spire of a Moscow skyscraper in the colors of the Ukrainian flag. Four co-defendants were acquitted.The case reflects… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Vladimir Putin Has Been Skipping His Leg Days and It Has Been Duly Noted by Chinese Leadership
    Sep10

    Vladimir Putin Has Been Skipping His Leg Days and It Has Been Duly Noted by Chinese Leadership

    Pumping Iron (Sort of) Vladimir Putin’s recent gym gimmicks tell us a lot not only about his physical condition, but also about Russia’s general ailments. In this video, Mr. Putin is doing his best to impress the viewer by engaging in a series of exercises, which are better suited for seniors or patients of physical rehabilitation...

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors
    Sep10

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for painting a star on the spire of a Moscow skyscraper in the colors of the Ukrainian flag. Four co-defendants were acquitted…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Russian Gets Prison for Painting Star in Ukraine’s Colors
    Sep10

    Russian Gets Prison for Painting Star in Ukraine’s Colors

    Russian gets prison term for painting star on Moscow skyscraper in colors of Ukrainian flag …read more Source: ABC...

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors
    Sep10

    Russian gets prison for painting star in Ukraine’s colors

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for painting a star on the spire of a Moscow skyscraper in the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project
    Sep10

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project

    The prime ministers of Slovakia and Ukraine are condemning a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany.After their Thursday meeting, Ukraine’s Arseniy Yatsenyuk called the plan known as Nord Stream-2 “an anti-European and… …read more Source:...