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    Who Killed Boris Nemtsov?
    Mar03

    Who Killed Boris Nemtsov?

    Photo by Dhārmikatva Practically no one in the West doubts the murder of once-rising reform politician Boris Nemtsov was the work of Vladimir Putin, and/or his allies in government. If Putin didn’t give the direct order, the pundits say, the Russian leader created the “atmosphere of hatred” directed at the Russian opposition, of which...

    Kremlin Critic Wants International Probe Into Nemtsov Death
    Mar03

    Kremlin Critic Wants International Probe Into Nemtsov Death

    PARIS—A British investor who made millions in Russia before his lawyer was imprisoned and died is calling for an international investigation into the killing of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. U.S.-born William Browder is suggesting a probe led by the United Nations, the Council of Europe or the Organization for Security and Cooperation...

    Model girlfriend who witnessed Nemtsov’s slaying
    Mar03

    Model girlfriend who witnessed Nemtsov’s slaying

    Anna Duritskaya, the Ukrainian model who was with opposition politician Boris Nemtsov when he was shot in Moscow, is now the focus of intense interest. …read more Source:...

    East Ukraine Casualties Increase As Ukrainian Army Mobilizes More Troops
    Mar03

    East Ukraine Casualties Increase As Ukrainian Army Mobilizes More Troops

    The Ukrainian military has completed the first phase of mobilizing 60,000 troops to fight in the East Ukraine war, in a fourth wave of mobilizations since hostilities with pro-Russian rebels began 11 months ago. The military is expected to add more than 200,000 people by the end of the year, according to Viktoria Kushnir, the press secretary for...

    Nemtsov’s ‘Evidence of Russian Troops in Ukraine’ Taken by Police
    Mar03

    Nemtsov’s ‘Evidence of Russian Troops in Ukraine’ Taken by Police

    Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was murdered on Saturday, was preparing to publish a report detailing the presence of Russian soldiers in the east Ukraine conflict. According to his fellow opposition party member Ilya Yashin, Boris Nemtsov had been compiling a file of evidence about allegations that Russia’s troops are backing...

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight
    Mar03

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands—The relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine visited a Dutch air base Tuesday to view the wreckage of the plane. For almost all of them, it was the first chance to see the twisted and charred wreckage that lay for months in the fields of war-torn eastern Ukraine...

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight
    Mar03

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — Relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine visited a Dutch air base Tuesday to view the wreckage of the plane. For almost all of them, it was the first chance to see the twisted and charred wreckage that lay for months in the battlefields of eastern Ukraine...

    A ceasefire is broadly holding at last on the front line in Eastern Ukraine, but Fighters in the Separatist Stronghold of Donetsk are Training
    Mar03

    A ceasefire is broadly holding at last on the front line in Eastern Ukraine, but Fighters in the Separatist Stronghold of Donetsk are Training

    Honing their skills under the eye of rebel commanders, fighters fired automatic assault rifles, grenade launchers and even an anti-tank missile at targets propped against a pile of earth and rock discarded from a nearby mine on Sunday. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    The civilian and military death toll in the conflict in eastern Ukraine is estimated to have surpassed 6,000
    Mar03

    The civilian and military death toll in the conflict in eastern Ukraine is estimated to have surpassed 6,000

    The conflict first began in April 2014, when pro-Russian separatists took control of buildings in the eastern Ukrainian regions of Luhansk and Donetsk following the Russian annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight
    Mar03

    MH17 next of kin finally view wreckage of downed flight

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands — Relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine visited a Dutch air base Tuesday to view the wreckage of the plane.For almost all of them, it was the first chance to see the twisted and charred wreckage that lay for months in the battlefields of eastern Ukraine after...