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    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

    The European Union has prolonged sanctions against senior Russian officials, lawmakers and military officers for a further six months over alleged meddling in Ukraine. EU headquarters said in a statement … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

    The European Union has prolonged sanctions against senior Russian officials, lawmakers and military officers for a further six months over alleged meddling in Ukraine. EU headquarters said in a statement … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Envoy: Russia, Ukraine Equally Vital For Transdniester Resolution
    Mar12

    Envoy: Russia, Ukraine Equally Vital For Transdniester Resolution

    The new OSCE envoy for the Transdniester conflict says that Russia and Ukraine have equally important roles in resolving the decades-old dispute between Moldova and its eastern breakaway region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clearing the radioactive rubble heap that was Fukushima Daiichi, 7 years on
    Mar12

    Clearing the radioactive rubble heap that was Fukushima Daiichi, 7 years on

    FILE – In this Feb. 21, 2012, file photo, workers spray the roof of a radiation-contaminated warehouse as a massive cleanup begins in Fukushima, Japan. Five years after a powerful earthquake and tsunami sent the nuclear power plant in the country into multiple meltdowns, cleaning up the mess both onsite and in surrounding towns remains a...

    Vladimir Putin Gave the Order for a Passenger Plane to Be Shot Down in 2014
    Mar12

    Vladimir Putin Gave the Order for a Passenger Plane to Be Shot Down in 2014

    A passenger plane reported to be carrying a bomb to target the opening of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics was ordered to be shot down by Russian President Vladimir Putin, he said in a new film Sunday. In the two-hour documentary titled Putin, the President said that before the opening ceremony was due to start, he received a phone call from...

    U.S., Russia Remain World’s Top Exporters Of Weapons
    Mar12

    U.S., Russia Remain World’s Top Exporters Of Weapons

    The United States remains the world’s top weapons seller, accounting for 34 percent of global arms sales over the past five years, a new study shows. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin is getting slammed for saying Jews might have interfered in the US election
    Mar11

    Putin is getting slammed for saying Jews might have interfered in the US election

    The Russian president made the claim during an interview with NBC’s Megyn Kelly on Saturday, and also said Ukrainians or Tatars might be responsible. …read more Source: Business...

    Post-Soviet swingers versus the Kremlin
    Mar11

    Post-Soviet swingers versus the Kremlin

    The sex guru from Belarus and his protégé/lover preached empowerment through what they described as “the art of seduction.” They promoted themselves in books and on social media as masters of manipulation, but then this strange swinging pair suddenly found themselves desperate and frightened, and stuck in a jail in Thailand. They claimed that...

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated US election
    Mar11

    Putin condemned for saying Jews may have manipulated US election

    By Avi Selk | Washington Post Jewish groups and U.S. lawmakers condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin’s suggestion that the 2016 U.S. presidential election may have been manipulated by Russian Jews. Putin’s remarks came during a long and occasionally surreal interview with NBC News on Saturday, in which he speculated that nearly...

    Putin Criticized for Remarks Insinuating Jews and Other Minority Groups Could Be Behind U.S. Election Interference
    Mar11

    Putin Criticized for Remarks Insinuating Jews and Other Minority Groups Could Be Behind U.S. Election Interference

    The Anti-Defamation League has condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin for saying it does not bother him that Russian nationals have been indicted by the special counsel’s office for alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, by arguing that those responsible may not even be Russian nationals, but minorities like Jews...