Thursday Jun 26
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Vaidere turns to European energy commissioner over construction of "South Stream"
European Parliament member Inese Vaidere has turned to the European Commissioner for Energy Gunther Oettinger, requesting his opinion about the agreement signed between the Russian gas company Gazprom and the Austrian company OMV AG earlier this week on the construction of the "South Stream" gas pipeline from Russia to the European Union , European ... (more)
Alexey Leonov turned 80
The Soviet cosmonaut a -11, the first man to perform a spacewalk, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Alexey Leonov, turned 80 on May 30th 2014.
The 150th Anniversary Of The End Of The Caucasus War
THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF THE CAUCASUS WAR Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia May 22 2014 22 May 2014 - 10:06am By Vestnik Kavkaza This year the 150th anniversary of the end of the Caucasus War is being marked.