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    Russian Protesters Get Smartphone Support From New App
    Apr27

    Russian Protesters Get Smartphone Support From New App

    Russian antigovernment protesters are planning more mass demonstrations this weekend, after hundreds were arrested in rallies at the end of March. One activist has created a new smartphone app aiming to keep protesters connected if they are detained — with one touch of the “Red Button.” (Reuters, RFE/RL’s Russian Service,...

    Russia Accuses Macron Campaign Of Discriminating Against Its Media
    Apr27

    Russia Accuses Macron Campaign Of Discriminating Against Its Media

    Russia accused French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s campaign team of discriminating against its media on Thursday, saying it had trampled on the freedom of the press by banning Russian news outlets from its events.The Kremlin has been irritated by accusations from the Macron camp that its campaign’s networks, databases and...

    Russian Navy Ship Sinks in Black Sea, No Casualties
    Apr27

    Russian Navy Ship Sinks in Black Sea, No Casualties

    A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank in the Black Sea on Thursday after colliding with a freighter. All 78 crew members of the Russian ship were rescued and there were no injuries on the freighter from Togo either, the Associated Press reported. The ship, the frigate Liman, had a hole punctured in its hull and a Turkish rescue ship brought...

    A Russian spy ship sunk near Turkey after colliding with a freighter carrying livestock
    Apr27

    A Russian spy ship sunk near Turkey after colliding with a freighter carrying livestock

    A Russian navy intelligence ship sunk Thursday morning off the coast of Turkey, after colliding with a freighter carrying livestock. All 78 crew members were rescued and uninjured. The Liman, which is part of the Kremlin’s Black Sea Fleet, was hit by the Togo-flagged Youzarsif-H cargo ship, according to Turkey’s coastal safety...

    Gazprom Gloats Over Its European Dominance
    Apr27

    Gazprom Gloats Over Its European Dominance

    Fresh off the news this week that Gazprom’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline secured 50 percent of its funding through loans from five European companies, the CEO of the Russian state-owned natural gas firm was positively glowing. “Today, in 2017, we are beating our 2016 record highs by around 10 percent. So we can expect new records this year and...

    Russian Navy Ship Sinks After Colliding with a Freighter in the Black Sea
    Apr27

    Russian Navy Ship Sinks After Colliding with a Freighter in the Black Sea

    (MOSCOW) — A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank Thursday after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew members were rescued, the Defense Ministry said. Turkey’s coastal safety authority said all 78 personnel from the Russian frigate Liman were safe, as were all crew aboard the freighter, the Togo-flagged Youzarsif H. The...

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea after hitting livestock freighter
    Apr27

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea after hitting livestock freighter

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank Thursday after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew members were rescued, the Defense Ministry said. Turkey’s coastal safety authority said all 78 personnel from the Russian frigate Liman were safe, as were all crew aboard the freighter, the Togo-flagged Youzarsif H....

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea, all 78 crew rescued
    Apr27

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea, all 78 crew rescued

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank Thursday after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew members were rescued, the Defense Ministry said. Turkey’s coastal safety authority said all 78 personnel from the Russian frigate Liman were safe, as were all crew aboard the freighter, the Togo-flagged Youzarsif H....

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea, all 78 crew rescued
    Apr27

    Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea, all 78 crew rescued

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank Thursday after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew members were rescued, the Defense Ministry said. Turkey’s coastal safety authority said all 78 personnel from the Russian frigate Liman were safe, as were all crew aboard the freighter, the Togo-flagged Youzarsif H....

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2017
    Apr27

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...