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    Ex-Russian lawmaker who compared Putin’s Russia to Nazi Germany killed in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian lawmaker who compared Putin’s Russia to Nazi Germany killed in Kiev

    Denis Voronenkov, former Russian lawmaker and a well-known critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in Kiev on Thursday. Voronenkov, a member of the Communist party in Russia’s lower house before fleeing to Ukraine in 2016 due to concerns for his safety, became an unabashed critic of Putin’s...

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How
    Mar23

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How

    A major new investigative report by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) details how more than $20 billion was moved out of Russia between 2010 and 2014. Around 500 people are allegedly involved. Here is how they pulled it off. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Anti-Putin Exile Gunned Down in Kiev
    Mar23

    Anti-Putin Exile Gunned Down in Kiev

    Denis Vornonenko was once part of the Moscow elite. Then he fled Russia and started to speak out against Russian security services. Now hes dead. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Trump’s Russia policy is scaring allies and confusing even the Kremlin
    Mar23

    Trump’s Russia policy is scaring allies and confusing even the Kremlin

    No issue has given Donald Trump more grief than Russia. The Trump team’s controversial ties to the Kremlin forced the departure of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, got Attorney General Jeff Sessions into hot water, and kicked off an FBI investigation into Trump’s campaign. So you’d think Trump would have something to...

    Thousands Evacuated As Arms Dump Blows In Ukraine
    Mar23

    Thousands Evacuated As Arms Dump Blows In Ukraine

    Some 20,000 people were evacuated after explosions and a fire at an arms depot in Balaklia, near Kharkiv in northeastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Former Russian Deputy Shot Dead In Kyiv
    Mar23

    Former Russian Deputy Shot Dead In Kyiv

    Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot dead outside a hotel in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv on March 23. After defecting to Ukraine in 2016, Voronenkov became a vocal Kremlin critic, and he testified in the treason case against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) WARNING: Contains graphic...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian police say former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov has been shot and killed in Kiev. …read more Source: CNS...

    Exiled Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead In Kiev
    Mar23

    Exiled Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead In Kiev

    KIEV, March 23 (Reuters) – Ukraine accused Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday.Russia called the allegation “absurd.”Former MP Denis Voronenkov was killed by an...

    Russian ex-lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine after criticizing Kremlin
    Mar23

    Russian ex-lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine after criticizing Kremlin

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin quickly rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall,...

    Russian ex-lawmaker killed in Ukraine; Poroshenko calls it ‘state terrorism’
    Mar23

    Russian ex-lawmaker killed in Ukraine; Poroshenko calls it ‘state terrorism’

    A former Russian lawmaker was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation that has been quickly rejected by the Kremlin. …read more Source: FOX...