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    Widow of Murdered Spy Blames Russian Govt for New Killing
    Mar01

    Widow of Murdered Spy Blames Russian Govt for New Killing

    LONDON— The widow of murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko thinks the Russian government may have been involved in the murder of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. Marina Litvinenko told BBC Radio on Sunday she thinks Nemtsov’s slaying Friday night in Moscow seems to have been the Russian government’s way of silencing...

    Widow of murdered spy blames Russian govt for new killing
    Mar01

    Widow of murdered spy blames Russian govt for new killing

    LONDON — The widow of murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko thinks the Russian government may have been involved in the murder of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.Marina Litvinenko told BBC Radio on Sunday she thinks Nemtsov’s slaying Friday night in Moscow seems to have been the Russian government’s way of silencing...

    Estonians Vote in Parliamentary Election Amid Security Fears
    Mar01

    Estonians Vote in Parliamentary Election Amid Security Fears

    TALLINN, Estonia— Estonians are voting for a new Parliament in an election dominated by economic issues and security concerns due to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. Opinion polls índicate a close race between the Baltic nation’s governing center-right coalition, led by Prime Minister Taavi Roivas’ Reform Party, and the...

    At least 10,000 march in memory of slain Russian opposition figure Nemtsov
    Mar01

    At least 10,000 march in memory of slain Russian opposition figure Nemtsov

    Moscow (AFP) – At least 10,000 people turned out Sunday in central Moscow to march in memory of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was gunned down in a high-profile assassination, AFP reporters said at the scene.Access to the underground rail network was almost impossible due to the crowd, but Moscow police, often accused by critics...

    Ukraine military says rebels using truce to regroup
    Mar01

    Ukraine military says rebels using truce to regroup

    KIEV(Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Sunday a ceasefire had been fully observed in eastern separatist territories overnight, but warned… …read more Source:...

    Biden briefed on continuing violence in eastern Ukraine
    Mar01

    Biden briefed on continuing violence in eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko late Saturday briefed Vice President Biden on continuing violence near the Russian border, according to the White House.Poroshenko updated Biden on continued shelling near Donetsk and Mariupol by Russian-backed… …read more Source: The...

    Widow of murdered spy blames Russian govt for new killing
    Mar01

    Widow of murdered spy blames Russian govt for new killing

    LONDON (AP) — The widow of murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko thinks the Russian government may have been involved in the murder of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. Marina Litvinenko told BBC Radio on Sunday she thinks Nemtsov’s slaying Friday night in Moscow seems to have been the Russian government’s way of silencing...

    Boris Nemtsov killing: Muscovites pay tribute to Putin critic
    Mar01

    Boris Nemtsov killing: Muscovites pay tribute to Putin critic

    A memorial march was held in central Moscow today for opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was shot and killed on Friday. Thousands of people gathered to the politician, who had long been a harsh critic of President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    Russian Opposition Marches in Tribute to Murdered Leader Nemtsov
    Mar01

    Russian Opposition Marches in Tribute to Murdered Leader Nemtsov

    Thousands of people gathered in central Moscow Sunday for a march to mourn murdered opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. Russian authorities, usually slow to give permission for large opposition rallies, gave quick approval for Sunday’s memorial march. Nemtsov, 55, was to have led an anti-war and anti-Putin rally in Moscow. Instead, as many as...

    Thousands mourn Boris Nemtsov in march to murder scene in Moscow
    Mar01

    Thousands mourn Boris Nemtsov in march to murder scene in Moscow

    MOSCOW — Thousands of people are gathering in central Moscow to remember Boris Nemtsov, the Russian opposition leader gunned down in cold blood just before midnight on Friday, as police continue the hunt for his killer. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister turned staunch government critic, himself had planned and promoted the march on Sunday...