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    After Nemstov’s Murder, the Russian Opposition Seeks a Way Forward
    Mar02

    After Nemstov’s Murder, the Russian Opposition Seeks a Way Forward

    “First they shot down a Boeing in Ukraine and we thought nothing could be worse and now this nightmare, also a huge crash for Russia… Nobody should dare to gun down people by the Kremlin wall – this is unacceptable,” Olga Riabova, a designer, insists, sitting round a table with her friends under a crystal chandelier in a glamourous Moscow...

    Boris Nemtsov’s model girlfriend not allowed to leave Russia
    Mar02

    Boris Nemtsov’s model girlfriend not allowed to leave Russia

    The Ukrainian model girlfriend of slain anti-Putin activist Boris Nemtsov says she has been forbidden from leaving Russia. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Romanian Parliament Approves New Spy Chief
    Mar02

    Romanian Parliament Approves New Spy Chief

    Romanian parliament approves new spy chief, who says Ukraine cyber safety among his priorities …read more Source: ABC...

    Nemtsov’s Murder Deepens Russia’s Journey Down a Dark Path
    Mar02

    Nemtsov’s Murder Deepens Russia’s Journey Down a Dark Path

    His killing has once again shaken the world of Russian politics and has shown just how sick it is with hatred, mistrust and intolerance — even toward a former senior Russian official. Many have expressed their condolences. Some of those sentiments were sincere — even coming from his political opponents, while some were insincere...

    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer
    Mar02

    Putin critic Nemtsov’s date says she did not see his killer

    The Ukrainian woman with Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov when he was gunned down told Russia media on Monday that she did not see his killer, as conflicting reports emerged about the availability of surveillance footage showing the slaying. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, U.S. Is Forfeiting New Cold War
    Mar02

    In Ukraine, U.S. Is Forfeiting New Cold War

    No, the Soviet Union isn’t coming back. However, the Russian Federation is reasserting itself and a new Cold War has already opened. The first front in this war is Ukraine. How the United States responds now will influence how Russia acts and how Europe evolves for the rest of this century. Punishing Russia economically is poor consolation...

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks in Brussels
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine hold emergency gas talks in Brussels

    BRUSSELS — Russia and Ukraine’s energy ministers are holding emergency talks after the Russian gas supplier said it would cut off deliveries to the war-torn country as soon as Tuesday if it does not get new payments. The European Union, which is mediating the talks in Brussels hoping to keep gas flowing despite the dispute, imports around...

    Cease-fires Haven’t Halted ‘Merciless Devastation of Civilian Lives’ in Ukraine, U.N. Says
    Mar02

    Cease-fires Haven’t Halted ‘Merciless Devastation of Civilian Lives’ in Ukraine, U.N. Says

    The civilian and military death toll in the conflict in eastern Ukraine is estimated to have surpassed 6,000, with hundreds killed in fighting in the past few weeks, according to a new report by the United Nations released Monday. The conflict first began in April 2014, when pro-Russian separatists took control of buildings in the eastern...

    Nemtsov’s Shaken Girlfriend Says She Didn’t See Killer
    Mar02

    Nemtsov’s Shaken Girlfriend Says She Didn’t See Killer

    Boris Nemtsov’s girlfriend has broken her public silence on the murder of the Russian opposition activist, saying she did not see the killer who gunned him down as they strolled across a bridge near the Kremlin. Speaking largely without emotion in deadened monosyllables, Ukrainian fashion model Anna Duritskaya said she had little...

    Mother of witness speaks out
    Mar02

    Mother of witness speaks out

    The Ukrainian girlfriend of slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov faces constant psychological pressure from Moscow authorities and fears she will be implicated in his death, her mother told CNN. …read more Source:...