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    Nemstov allies’ report cites Russian involvement in Ukraine
    May12

    Nemstov allies’ report cites Russian involvement in Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, May 12 (UPI) — At least 220 Russian soldiers have died in fighting in Ukraine, a report released Tuesday by colleagues of slain activist Boris Nemtsov said. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russian opposition: 220 Russian soldiers died in Ukraine
    May12

    Russian opposition: 220 Russian soldiers died in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition activists published a report Tuesday that they claim proves that Russia is deeply involved in the war in Ukraine, seeking to counter overwhelming state media reports casting the events as a local uprising against the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: CNS...

    Kerry and Putin discuss Ukraine in Russia
    May12

    Kerry and Putin discuss Ukraine in Russia

    Meeting comes amid report that slain opposition leader documented Russian role in Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Russian Opposition: 220 Russian Soldiers Died in Ukraine
    May12

    Russian Opposition: 220 Russian Soldiers Died in Ukraine

    MOSCOW—Russian opposition activists published a report Tuesday that they claim proves that Russia is deeply involved in the war in Ukraine, seeking to counter overwhelming state media reports casting the events as a local uprising against the Ukrainian government. Prominent Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov was working on the report, entitled...

    Focus on Islamic State and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet
    May12

    Focus on Islamic State and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet

    By Adrian Croft ANTALYA, Turkey (Reuters) – Preoccupied for more than a year by the Ukraine crisis, NATO foreign ministers meeting in… …read more Source:...

    Kerry Meets Putin to Gauge Russia’s Flexibility on Ukraine Involvement, Syria President
    May12

    Kerry Meets Putin to Gauge Russia’s Flexibility on Ukraine Involvement, Syria President

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to probe Russia’s willingness to curb its involvement in Ukraine and its backing of Syria’s president. Kerry met Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov for more than four hours before he sat down with Putin in the Black Sea...

    Kerry in Russia Meeting Putin, Lavrov
    May12

    Kerry in Russia Meeting Putin, Lavrov

    U.S. Secretary of State John met Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday in the resort city of Sochi, in Kerry’s first visit to Russia since relations soured over sharp disagreements on Ukraine and Syria. Before sitting down with Putin, Kerry met Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov for more than four hours in what was then the...

    Map of Ukraine (Photo)
    May12

    Map of Ukraine (Photo)

    Map of Ukraine (photo) / Чудова мапа України (фото) …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Kerry meets Russia’s Putin amid Ukraine, Syria tensions
    May12

    Kerry meets Russia’s Putin amid Ukraine, Syria tensions

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a bid to ease badly strained relations over the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, but the tone ahead of the meeting didn’t augur well for a breakthrough on any of the many issues dividing the two powers. …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia Could Join European Union Within 20 Years Despite Current Tension, Czech President Says
    May12

    Russia Could Join European Union Within 20 Years Despite Current Tension, Czech President Says

    Russia could join the European Union within two decades despite the current worsening relations between Moscow and Europe, Czech President Milos Zeman said Tuesday. The European Union has been at odds with Russia for its March 2014 annexation of Crimea and its purported involvement in the conflict between Ukraine’s pro-West government and...