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    What a murdered former Russian lawmaker said in one of his final interviews
    Mar28

    What a murdered former Russian lawmaker said in one of his final interviews

    KIEV — On Thursday, Denis Voronenkov, a former Russian lawmaker facing corruption charges in Moscow who fled to Ukraine and became a critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot twice in the head and killed outside a posh hotel here in the country’s capital. Less than 72 hours earlier, he had given one of his final […] …read more...

    Exiled Crimean Tatars Keep Traditions Alive In Kyiv
    Mar28

    Exiled Crimean Tatars Keep Traditions Alive In Kyiv

    It’s estimated 10,000 Crimean Tatars have left the Ukrainian peninsula since Russia annexed it. Many moved to Kyiv — where are determined to preserve their national identity (Current Time TV). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Arctic Militarization: A Reality Check
    Mar28

    Russia’s Arctic Militarization: A Reality Check

    Russia is not looking to carve up the circumpolar North and the region is not in the midst of an arms race, write Adam Lajeunesse and P. Whitney Lackenbauer.In a speech to the FSB (the successor to the old KGB) in February, Russian president Vladimir Putin called for further reinforcement of the Arctic border. Capping a week of press reporting on...

    VictoriaBrides Now Helps Users to Organize Real Dates
    Mar28

    VictoriaBrides Now Helps Users to Organize Real Dates

    Recently, dating platform Victoria Brides has launched a new offline service that helps users to go on a real date with their Ukrainian, Moldavian, Latvian, Georgian, and Russian brides. The service is fee-paying and called “Request Meeting”. Victoria Brides premium dating site, aimed to help men and women from every corner of the...

    ‘A harsh but just ruler’: what do Russians think about Putin? | Eva Hartog and others
    Mar28

    ‘A harsh but just ruler’: what do Russians think about Putin? | Eva Hartog and others

    One hundred years on from the revolution, six Russians give their views on Vladimir Putin and their country’s place in the world todayThis year marks the centenary of the popular uprising that led to the fall of the Romanov dynasty and the establishment of a Bolshevik regime, under the slogan: “Peace, Bread and Land” One hundred years on,...

    EU’s top court says Russia sanctions are valid
    Mar28

    EU’s top court says Russia sanctions are valid

    Court backs ‘restrictive measures’ taken by EU states over Moscow’s role in Ukraine crisis …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Cheney blasts Russia’s alleged interference in US election
    Mar28

    Cheney blasts Russia’s alleged interference in US election

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney has criticized Russia’s alleged interference in the U.S. presidential election, calling it a hostile act. Russian President Vladimir Putin made a serious attempt to interfere in the 2016 election and other democratic processes in America, Cheney said. “In some quarters, that would be...

    NATO, Russia ambassadors to meet to resolve differences
    Mar28

    NATO, Russia ambassadors to meet to resolve differences

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Ambassadors from NATO and Russia will meet this week for the first time this year in a fresh attempt to resolve some of their differences. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement Tuesday that a NATO-Russia Council — their main forum for dialogue — would be held at the military alliance’s Brussels...

    The 15th jubilee exhibition “KyrgyzBuild 2017” will be held in Kyrgyzstan
    Mar28

    The 15th jubilee exhibition “KyrgyzBuild 2017” will be held in Kyrgyzstan

    Bishkek, March 28 / Kabar /. The opening of the Annual International Construction Exhibition KyrgyzBuild 2017 will be held at the Kyrgyz State Academy of Physical Culture and Sports on March 29, 2017. The event will be attended by 64 companies from 12 countries. The organizers of this event are the exhibition company BiExpo and the State Agency...

    Georgia’s ex-president-turned-Odessa governor Saakashvili becomes talk show host
    Mar28

    Georgia’s ex-president-turned-Odessa governor Saakashvili becomes talk show host

    The talk show, entitled Another Ukraine, will air on ZIK TV. …read more Source:...