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    In Moscow, Opposition Leaders Prepare For Nemtsov Rally: “The Country Changed Yesterday Night”
    Feb28

    In Moscow, Opposition Leaders Prepare For Nemtsov Rally: “The Country Changed Yesterday Night”

    MOSCOW — The blatant murder of Russian political opposition leader Boris Nemtsov next to Red Square on Friday night is rattling president Vladimir Putin’s opponents, at a time when an once-robust protest movement is on the wane amid a wave of nationalism provoked by Russian involvement in the war in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Mariupol’s Volunteer Defence Force
    Feb28

    Mariupol’s Volunteer Defence Force

    Fighting has died down in Ukraine’s Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukrainian journalist killed in shelling, despite cease-fire
    Feb28

    Ukrainian journalist killed in shelling, despite cease-fire

    A Ukrainian photojournalist was killed in shelling in eastern Ukraine on Saturday as the cease-fire deal brokered by Western leaders seems to fail to silence the guns completely. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in eastern Ukraine
    Feb28

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in eastern Ukraine

    Serhiy Nikolayev, a staff photographer for the Segodnya newspaper, was killed Saturday in the village of Pisky on the Ukrainian side of the front. …read more Source: Toronto...

    5 Killings That Show How Dangerous It Is To Be A Kremlin Critic
    Feb28

    5 Killings That Show How Dangerous It Is To Be A Kremlin Critic

    MOSCOW (AP) — Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov’s killing follows the slaying over the past decade of several other high-profile critics of President Vladimir Putin and his policies. Here is a look at some of the best-known cases.1. ANNA POLITKOVSKAYA Renowned journalist Anna Politkovskaya, 48, was fatally shot in the...

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in restive east
    Feb28

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in restive east

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian photojournalist was killed in shelling in eastern Ukraine on Saturday as the cease-fire deal brokered by Western leaders seems to fail to silence the guns completely. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian troops has killed more than 5,600 people, displaced more than 1 million others and...

    Moscow March Set to Mourn Kremlin Critic Nemtsov
    Feb28

    Moscow March Set to Mourn Kremlin Critic Nemtsov

    Russia’s liberal circles were shocked by Friday night’s murder of renowned Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead while walking in central Moscow. Meanwhile, the country’s political establishment has offered several interpretations of the murder. Notably, Nemtsov recently voiced fear that his staunch opposition to...

    Russian authorities probe motives for Boris Nemstov’s killing
    Feb28

    Russian authorities probe motives for Boris Nemstov’s killing

    Among the motives being considered are an attempt to destabilize the state, Islamic extremism, Ukraine conflict and Nemstov’s personal life. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine journalist killed, but ceasefire hopes rise
    Feb28

    Ukraine journalist killed, but ceasefire hopes rise

    A Ukrainian journalist was killed by shelling in east Ukraine on Saturday, his newspaper said, even as the Ukrainian military reported a significant drop in rebel attacks. …read more Source:...

    Boris Nemtsov killing: Several theories on shooting of Russian opposition leader
    Feb28

    Boris Nemtsov killing: Several theories on shooting of Russian opposition leader

    The killing of Boris Nemtsov, the Russian opposition leader who was a sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin and his policies on Ukraine, has ignited a fury among opposition figures and accusations the Kremlin may have played a role. …read more Source:...