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    Putin presents tourism and development proposals in 3-day visit to Crimea
    Aug18

    Putin presents tourism and development proposals in 3-day visit to Crimea

    Jared M. FeldschreiberYALTA, Ukraine, Aug. 18 (UPI) — President Putin called for the recognition of the historical and spiritual origins of Crimea while speaking at a meeting on promoting tourism. …read more Source: United Press...

    Vladimir Putin embarks on an undersea treasure hunt
    Aug18

    Vladimir Putin embarks on an undersea treasure hunt

    Russian President Vladimir Putin took a bathyscaphe — a self-propelled bubble-shaped submarine — deep into the Black Sea on Tuesday to view remnants of a Byzantine-era shipwreck discovered just off the coast of Crimea. Putin was photographed lowering himself into the “C-Explorer” submersible alongside members of the Russian...

    A Stasis in Europe
    Aug18

    A Stasis in Europe

    Today Europe is adrift, its politics mired in a reactive mode—a political stasis that at times looks more like “anticipatory paralysis” than leadership and governance. Its exhausted elites seem unable to offer much beyond crisis management. And with key elections in Europe upcoming, including a referendum in the United Kingdom slated for 2017 (as...

    Stunt-loving Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea
    Aug18

    Stunt-loving Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a small submersible craft down to the bottom of the Black Sea to see an ancient ship recently discovered off the coast of Crimea. …read more Source: CNS...

    Putin shows his love for stunts by riding to the bottom of the Black Sea to see ancient ship
    Aug18

    Putin shows his love for stunts by riding to the bottom of the Black Sea to see ancient ship

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a small submersible craft down to the bottom of the Black Sea to see an ancient ship recently discovered off the coast of Crimea. …read more Source: FOX...

    Stunt-loving Vladimir Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea
    Aug18

    Stunt-loving Vladimir Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a small submersible craft down to the bottom of the Black Sea to see an ancient ship recently discovered off the coast of Crimea. …read more Source: Global...

    Stunt-loving Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea
    Aug18

    Stunt-loving Putin rides to the bottom of the Black Sea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a small submersible craft down to the bottom of the Black Sea to see an ancient ship recently discovered off the coast of Crimea. …read more Source: U.S....

    The big challenge to come after election for Coe or Bubka
    Aug18

    The big challenge to come after election for Coe or Bubka

    BEIJING (AP) — After months campaigning, Sebastian Coe and Sergei Bubka face an election Wednesday knowing that the new IAAF president will need to go straight to work to convince the public that track and field’s governing body can properly tackle the scourge of doping.The election in Beijing in the days leading up to the world...

    Russia’s Putin blames Kiev for increased violence in east Ukraine
    Aug18

    Russia’s Putin blames Kiev for increased violence in east Ukraine

    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday blamed the Ukrainian government for the latest upsurge in fighting… …read more Source:...

    Uptick In Ukraine Violence As Putin Visits Crimea
    Aug18

    Uptick In Ukraine Violence As Putin Visits Crimea

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — A night-long artillery exchange in eastern Ukraine between government troops and Russia-backed rebels claimed nine lives on Monday, casting doubt on the already shaky cease-fire.The fighting between Russia-backed separatist rebels and Ukrainian government troops in the country’s industrial heartland eased after...