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RUSSIA POLITICS: Eurovision 2017: Kremlin’s Provocation Tool

RUSSIA POLITICS: Eurovision 2017: Kremlin’s Provocation Tool

From the very beginning independent political experts have clearly realized that Russia had no intent to participate in Eurovision hosted this year by Ukraine.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Russia to US: No ‘Syria-Style’ Actions in North Korea

RUSSIA POLITICS: Russia to US: No ‘Syria-Style’ Actions in North Korea

“I hope that there won’t be any unilateral actions like we recently saw in Syria and that the US will follow the policies Trump repeatedly declared during his election campaign,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Sergei Lavrov Biography

RUSSIA POLITICS: Sergei Lavrov Biography

Russia Biography: Sergei Lavrov was born March 21, 1950, in Moscow. 2004 Sergey Lavrov appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs. Read Sergei Lavrov Biography.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Kremlin Attacks Ukrainian-Polish Relations

RUSSIA POLITICS: Kremlin Attacks Ukrainian-Polish Relations

Providing hybrid war against Ukraine, Kremlin keeps creating new ways of attack. In the late night of March 28-29 the diplomatic mission of Poland in Lutsk was shot with RPG-22 rocket launcher.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege

RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege

September 1, 2004: The most horrifying terrorist attacks in Russia, the Beslan school siege. Over 300 people, 186 of them children, killed. Read more.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege Takes Center Stage

RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege Takes Center Stage

Europe News: “We are not entirely happy with the decision,” said Sergei Knyazkin, a lawyer for campaign group the Beslan Mothers Committee.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexander Ivanovich Lebed Biography

RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexander Ivanovich Lebed Biography

Russia Biography: Lt. Gen. Alexander Ivanovich Lebed was born 20 April 1950, in Rostov region of southern Russia. Read Alexander Ivanovich Lebed Biography.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Defense Minister Shoigu Says Russia Successfully Stepping Up Nuclear Triad Modernization

RUSSIA POLITICS: Defense Minister Shoigu Says Russia Successfully Stepping Up Nuclear Triad Modernization

President Vladimir Putin approved how military forces carried out re-armament program, and ordered for re-armament to be maintained at current fast rate.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Official! Putin Meets Rex Tillerson in Moscow

RUSSIA POLITICS: Official! Putin Meets Rex Tillerson in Moscow

“Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting US Secretary of State Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov at the Kremlin,” presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin On Syria Missile Strike By US, Says NATO Nodding Like Bobble Heads

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin On Syria Missile Strike By US, Says NATO Nodding Like Bobble Heads

“What was the reaction of the NATO allies? All of them are nodding like bobble heads,” Putin said in an interview with Mir 24 TV channel.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Russian Military Prestige Service Doubles

RUSSIA POLITICS: Russian Military Prestige Service Doubles

“As a result, we are now witnessing a phenomenon in which people are trying to bribe recruiters to join the military, not to evade the draft like it has been before,” Mikhailova wrote.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Orders Missile-Armed Ship to Syria After US Attack

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Orders Missile-Armed Ship to Syria After US Attack

“Russian ship armed with cruise missiles Kalibr will visit the logistics base in Tartus,” a source said. The Admiral Grigorovich is capable of carrying a Ka-27 or Ka-31 helicopter and can reach speeds of up to 30 knots (55kph).

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin to Trump: US Attack On Syria ‘Illegal Act of Aggression’

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin to Trump: US Attack On Syria ‘Illegal Act of Aggression’

Putin said the missile strikes broke international law and has halted agreement with US aimed at avoiding clashes between their forces in the skies over Syria.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Discovered! St Petersburg Metro Bomber Body Parts Found

RUSSIA POLITICS: Discovered! St Petersburg Metro Bomber Body Parts Found

Russia News Alert: “The man has been identified but his identity will not be disclosed for now in the interests of the investigation,” the statement added.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: 10 Killed in St Petersburg Metro Stations Blasts

RUSSIA POLITICS: 10 Killed in St Petersburg Metro Stations Blasts

President Vladimir Putin, who was in St. Petersburg for a meeting with Belarussian leader Alexander Lukashenko, said the cause of the blasts was not yet clear and efforts were underway to find out. He said he was considering all possibilities including terrorism.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Slams US Election Meddling Claims ‘Lies’

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Slams US Election Meddling Claims ‘Lies’

“All those things are fictional, illusory and provocations, lies. These are used for domestic American political agendas,” President Vladimir Putin said.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexei Navalny Biography

RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexei Navalny Biography

Alexei Anatolievich Navalny was born 4 June 1976 in Soviet military town near Moscow. After high school, he studied law. Read Alexei Navalny Biography.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexei Navalny Gets 15-Day Jail Sentence

RUSSIA POLITICS: Alexei Navalny Gets 15-Day Jail Sentence

“You can’t detain tens of thousands of people,” Alexei Navalny said. “Yesterday we saw the authorities can only go so far.”

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Kremlin Rejects US, EU Calls to Free Detained Opposition Protesters

RUSSIA POLITICS: Kremlin Rejects US, EU Calls to Free Detained Opposition Protesters

Medvedev’s spokeswoman has called corruption allegations against him “propagandistic attacks,” saying they amount to pre-election posturing by Navalny, who hopes to run against Putin next year.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Grants Marine Le Pen Audience in Kremlin

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin Grants Marine Le Pen Audience in Kremlin

Le Pen backs the lifting of the European Union’s economic sanctions imposed on Russia over its role in the Ukraine conflict – a stance she reiterated.

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