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    EU Commission Ponders Neighborhood Policy, Closer Ties With Russia
    Mar03

    EU Commission Ponders Neighborhood Policy, Closer Ties With Russia

    The European Commission is questioning whether to drop its European Neighborhood Policy (ENP) and appears open to the possibility of closer cooperation with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry working on Iran nuke deal, Netanyahu to criticize it
    Mar03

    Kerry working on Iran nuke deal, Netanyahu to criticize it

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Mourners line up to view body of slain Russian opposition leader
    Mar03

    Mourners line up to view body of slain Russian opposition leader

    MOSCOW – One by one, thousands of mourners and dignitaries filed past the white-lined coffin of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov on Tuesday, many offering flowers as they paid their last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia’s beleaguered opposition. Nemtsov was shot to death late Friday while walking on a bridge near...

    Mourners view body of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov
    Mar03

    Mourners view body of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov

    MOSCOW (AP) — One by one, thousands of mourners and dignitaries filed past the white-lined coffin of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov on Tuesday, many offering flowers as they paid their last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia’s beleaguered opposition. Many opposition supporters suspect the killing was ordered by the...

    Mourners Attend Funeral of Murdered Kremlin Critic Nemtsov
    Mar03

    Mourners Attend Funeral of Murdered Kremlin Critic Nemtsov

    Several hundred Russians, many carrying red carnations, queued on Tuesday to pay their respects to Boris Nemtsov, the Kremlin critic whose murder last week showed the hazards of speaking out against Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin’s aides deny any involvement in killing Nemtsov, who was shot in the back four times on Friday within...

    Optimism roars back as Geneva Motor Show opens
    Mar03

    Optimism roars back as Geneva Motor Show opens

    Geneva (AFP) – Out with the gloom, in with the boom: Sleek luxury sports cars, high-end SUVs and nifty little city cars will be bumper-to-bumper when the Geneva Motor Show opens to the media Tuesday.The 85th edition of the show, one of the auto industry’s biggest and most diverse events, will feature about 900 shiny vehicles.And with...

    Izvestia: Probe Focusing On Ukraine Link To Nemtsov Killing
    Mar03

    Izvestia: Probe Focusing On Ukraine Link To Nemtsov Killing

    A pro-Kremlin newspaper has reported that investigators are “focusing on” on the possibility that Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov’s killing was connected to the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Return of Crimea a must for mending ties with Russia, Ukraine says
    Mar03

    Return of Crimea a must for mending ties with Russia, Ukraine says

    The border between Ukraine and Russia needed to be completely closed to achieve any settlement to the armed conflict between Kiev and pro-Russian separatists, the Ukrainian Foreign Minister said …read more Source: The Globe and...

    The 10 most important things in the world right now
    Mar03

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday. 1. Evacuations are underway as the Villarrica volcano in southern Chile erupts. 2. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will addresses US Congress today, seeking to rally opposition over a potential US-Iran nuclear deal. 3. Russia and Ukraine reached an agreement to ensure...

    Mourners view body of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov
    Mar03

    Mourners view body of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov

    MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of mourners and dignitaries filed past the white-lined coffin of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov Tuesday, paying last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia’s beleaguered opposition. Nemtsov was shot to death late Friday while walking on a bridge near the Kremlin with a companion. No suspects have...