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    5 Things to Know About Estonia’s Parliamentary Election
    Feb28

    5 Things to Know About Estonia’s Parliamentary Election

    TALLINN, Estonia— Estonia’s center-right government is being challenged by a party that draws its support from the Baltic country’s Russian minority. Here are five things to know about Estonia’s parliamentary vote on Sunday: UKRAINE FACTOR Security is a key concern for Estonian voters following Russia’s intervention in...

    Western leaders condemn killing of Russia’s Nemtsov, press Kremlin for full investigation
    Feb28

    Western leaders condemn killing of Russia’s Nemtsov, press Kremlin for full investigation

    BERLIN – Western leaders are condemning the assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov and pressing the Kremlin to ensure that the killing is thoroughly investigated.Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in a statement Friday night that he was “shocked and saddened” to learn Nemtsov had been gunned down in Moscow by...

    Shock after anti-Putin activist Boris Nemtsov shot dead near Kremlin
    Feb28

    Shock after anti-Putin activist Boris Nemtsov shot dead near Kremlin

    People in Moscow are reacting with shock today to news that Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was shot to death within metres of the Kremlin. …read more Source:...

    Russian investigators probe possible motives for killing of Putin critic
    Feb28

    Russian investigators probe possible motives for killing of Putin critic

    Russia’s top investigative body said Saturday it is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilize the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian President Condemns Murder of Russian Opposition Leader
    Feb28

    Ukrainian President Condemns Murder of Russian Opposition Leader

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has condemned the killing of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was killed in Moscow Friday after urging people to protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin regarding the war in Ukraine. Poroshenko on Saturday called Nemtsov a “bridge” between Ukraine and Russia. Just hours before...

    Western leaders condemn Nemtsov killing, press Kremlin
    Feb28

    Western leaders condemn Nemtsov killing, press Kremlin

    BERLIN (AP) — Western leaders are condemning the assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov and pressing the Kremlin to ensure that the killing is investigated thoroughly. A leader unafraid to voice essential truths, even in the face of violent intimidation, he was also a prominent opponent of Russia’s aggression in Ukraine...

    Western leaders condemn Nemtsov killing, press Kremlin
    Feb28

    Western leaders condemn Nemtsov killing, press Kremlin

    BERLIN (AP) — Western leaders are condemning the assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov and pressing the Kremlin to ensure that the killing is investigated thoroughly. Here is a selection of comments. ___ “Mr. Nemtsov will be remembered as a fearless advocate of democracy, human rights and the rule of law in Russia. A leader...

    Russian investigators: Nemtsov killing may be provocation
    Feb28

    Russian investigators: Nemtsov killing may be provocation

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s top investigative body says it is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilize the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Russian investigators: Nemtsov killing may be provocation
    Feb28

    Russian investigators: Nemtsov killing may be provocation

    MOSCOW — Russia’s top investigative body says it is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilize the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life.A statement from the body, the Investigative Committee, did not address the...

    A Final Interview with Boris Nemtsov
    Feb28

    A Final Interview with Boris Nemtsov

    A version of this interview originally appeared in Newsweek Polska. Text and interview translated by Piotr Milo Milewski. There are paramilitary militias, Goebbels-style propaganda and armaments. There is one leader and one party. Russia is becoming a fascist country—at least that’s what Boris Nemtsov told me a few hours before he was...