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    Russia Says No Proof It Sent Troops to Ukraine
    Jan21

    Russia Says No Proof It Sent Troops to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov sought to fend off fresh accusations from Kiev that Moscow is sending soldiers and weapons to Ukraine and said he hoped for progress at talks on the conflict on Wednesday despite renewed fighting. Kiev accused Russian regular forces on Tuesday of attacking its troops in eastern...

    You Say Crimea, They Say Taurida
    Jan21

    You Say Crimea, They Say Taurida

    For some Russian officials, annexing Crimea wasn’t enough. Now some want to change its name. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine president points to Russian hand in conflict
    Jan21

    Ukraine president points to Russian hand in conflict

    DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine’s president is courting European support against what he says are 9,000 Russian troops occupying 7 percent of his nation’s territory. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine president points to Russian hand in conflict
    Jan21

    Ukraine president points to Russian hand in conflict

    DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine’s president is courting European support against what he says are 9,000 Russian troops occupying 7 percent of his nation’s territory. Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday, President Petro Poroshenko held up a piece of a bullet-riddled bus as evidence of shelling last week by...

    Lavrov Says U.S. Wants To Dominate, West Cannot Isolate Russia
    Jan21

    Lavrov Says U.S. Wants To Dominate, West Cannot Isolate Russia

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has accused the West of trying to isolate Russia and warned that such efforts would fail. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Says Obama Speech Shows U.S. Wants to Dominate the World
    Jan21

    Russia Says Obama Speech Shows U.S. Wants to Dominate the World

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia hit back on Wednesday at U.S. President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech, saying it showed the United States believes it is “number one” and seeks world domination. Obama said his country was upholding “the principle that bigger nations can’t bully the small” by opposing...

    Russia’s response to SOTU: ‘U.S. intends to dominate the world’
    Jan21

    Russia’s response to SOTU: ‘U.S. intends to dominate the world’

    MOSCOW — President Obama briefly, but pointedly, addressed a year of tense relations with Russia over Ukraine during his State of the Union address Tuesday night, saying the United States was “upholding the principle that bigger nations can’t bully the small.” Today Russia replied: Who are you calling a bully? Russian Foreign Minister...

    The 2015 State of the Union, by Google Autocomplete
    Jan21

    The 2015 State of the Union, by Google Autocomplete

    What do Americans really want, and did the president give it to them? Each year, the State of the Union address offers a field day to pundits and pollsters. They get paid to offer predictions, reviews and analyses, but why not cut out the middlemen? If you want to put your finger right on the beating heart of America, go straight to Google...

    Moscow backs withdrawing heavy weaponry from Ukraine front line
    Jan21

    Moscow backs withdrawing heavy weaponry from Ukraine front line

    Moscow proposed Wednesday that both Ukraine and the pro-Russian rebels pull heavy weapons back to a previously agreed-upon division line to help reduce hostilities, but said nothing about the rebels surrendering any territory they gained by violating the peace deal. …read more Source: CTV...

    The President Of Ukraine Is Carrying A Jagged Piece Of Yellow Metal Around Davos To Demonstrate Russian ‘Terrorism’
    Jan21

    The President Of Ukraine Is Carrying A Jagged Piece Of Yellow Metal Around Davos To Demonstrate Russian ‘Terrorism’

    President Poroschenko of Ukraine held up a jagged piece of yellow metal riddled with shrapnel holes at the World Economic Forum in Davos today and said it was a piece of a civilian bus that had been hit by a Russian missile earlier this month, killing 14 people. He alleged that the attack demonstrated Russian intervention in Ukraine was akin to...