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    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
    Mar19

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life

    MOSCOW – The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for life and that the Soviet Union would never have collapsed had Putin been in charge. Sergei Aksyonov, marking the… …read more Source:...

    Dutch families plant first trees at MH17 memorial park
    Mar18

    Dutch families plant first trees at MH17 memorial park

    VIJFHUIZEN: Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine in mid-2014, on Saturday planted the first trees in a Dutch memorial park not far from where the ill-fated plane departed. “Today is a very important day for all the next of kin. We are planting the first trees to create a monument for MH17,” Evert van...

    Lebanon rescues Siberian tiger cubs en route to Syria
    Mar18

    Lebanon rescues Siberian tiger cubs en route to Syria

    An animal rights group in Lebanon is caring for three dehydrated, maggot-infested Siberian tiger cubs that were rescued on their way to a zoo in neighbouring war-ravaged Syria. Animals Lebanon said yesterday that its members rescued the cubs earlier this week after they had spent more than a week cooped up inside a cramped crate in “unacceptable”...

    Russian-Backed Crimea PM Endorses Putin as ‘President for Life’
    Mar18

    Russian-Backed Crimea PM Endorses Putin as ‘President for Life’

    Sergei Aksyonov says the Russian leader would have preserved the Soviet Union if he had been in charge then. …read more Source:...

    Families of victims plant first trees at MH17 memorial park
    Mar18

    Families of victims plant first trees at MH17 memorial park

    Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine in mid-2014 planted the first trees yesterday in a Dutch memorial park not far from where the ill-fated plane departed. “Today is a very important day for all the next of kin. We are planting the first trees … to create a monument for MH17,” Evert van Zijtveld, chairman of...

    eNCA | Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
    Mar18

    eNCA | Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life

    Putin, 64, has dominated the Russian political landscape for the past 17 years. He has not said whether he will run for a fourth presidential term next year. …read more Source:...

    Russia marks Crimea takeover anniversary
    Mar18

    Russia marks Crimea takeover anniversary

    Russia marked yesterday a low-key third anniversary of the seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, as Kiev blasted the annexation of the strategic Black Sea peninsula as a “crime”. State-run television showed footage of sparsely attended concerts and parades in cities across the vast country and there was much less fanfare over the event than in previous...

    Russia-backed Crimea Chief Says Putin Should Be President For Life
    Mar18

    Russia-backed Crimea Chief Says Putin Should Be President For Life

    The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for life and that the Soviet Union would never have collapsed had Putin been in charge.Sergei Aksyonov, marking the third anniversary of the day he signed off on Russia’s annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula, said Russia...

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
    Mar18

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life

    The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for life and that the Soviet Union would never have collapsed had Putin been in charge. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
    Mar18

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for life and that the Soviet Union would never have collapsed had Putin been in charge. …read more Source: The...