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18 hrs ago | Groong

Artsakh and President Aliyev's Dilemma Revisited

Artsakh and President Aliyev's Dilemma Revisited By Michael Mensoian on August 30, 2014 Azeri incursions along the Line of Contact during the past several weeks have escalated significantly in frequency and intensity.

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Related Topix: Ilham Aliyev, World News, Azerbaijan, Asia, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev

Sat Aug 30, 2014

ABC News

No place for Putin at Brisbane G20, Pussy Riot members say

Two members of Russian punk group Pussy Riot have called on Australia to prevent their country's president Vladimir Putin from attending this year's G20 summit in Brisbane.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Russia, World News

Groong

'Recognition of Artsakh independence should not result in new tension.'

"Recognition of Artsakh independence should not result in new tension." August 29 2014 Chairman of NKR NA Foreign Affairs committee, Vahram Atanesyan, does not consider the "Heritage" approach logical.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Armenia, Russia, Azerbaijan

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Xinhuanet

New horizon for China, Central-Eastern Europe coopertion

The second China-Central and Eastern European Countries Local Leaders' Meeting concluded here on Friday, with a Chinese delegation headed by Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli having had comprehensive exchanges with leaders and delegates from the 16 countries in the region.

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Related Topix: Canada, Russia, World News

Switched

Putin Compares Kiev To Nazis, Boasts Nuclear Power

Russia's President Vladimir Putin takes part a video conference with Arctic oil drilling platform West Alpha in the Bocharov Ruchei residence outside Sochi on August 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Russia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Weekday Magazine

Russia Shuts McDonald's Restaurants in Sochi, Serpukhov

In its statement on April 28, McDonald's said operations had been suspended at two restaurants in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi and one in Serpukhov, south of Moscow.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Townhall

America Needs a Grand Bargain with Russia to Fight Terrorism

It should have been a no-brainer for the U.S. and Russia to cooperate to fight Islamic radicals in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Fort Carson, CO, Colorado Springs, CO, World News, Russia, Opinion

Groong

Matthew Bryza: 'The United Nations has no mechanism to enforce Karabakh resolution'

Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Aug 25 2014 Matthew Bryza: "The United Nations has no mechanism to enforce Karabakh resolution" 25 August 2014 - 1:56pm One of the most informed Western experts on the South Caucasus, a former U.S. ambassador to Azerbaijan and former co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, Matthew Bryza, told Vestnik Kavkaza about his views on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Washington Post

Finland Says NATO an Option After Russia - Violates' Border Laws

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, greets Finnish President Sauli Niinistoe in Sochi on Aug. 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin, Russia, Science / Technology

Mon Aug 25, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Remember How Sochi Looked During the Olympics? Well, These New Pictures Show How the City Looks Now

A Russian photographer published a series of new photos depicting Sochi, Russia last week - and they appear to reveal that the site of the $51 billion 2014 Winter Olympics has now become a "ghost town."

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, US Politics, US News

Sofia News Agency

Seaside Property Sales to Russians Drop By 30%

The sales of Bulgarian seaside real estate to Russian citizens has dropped by 30% since end of July, reports the Nova TV national channel.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Africa: President Zuma to Visit Russia

President Jacob Zuma will on Sunday undertake a five-day working visit to the Russian Federation where he is expected to meet with President Vladimir Putin.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, South Africa, Africa, Vladimir Putin,

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Groong

BAKU: Sochi meeting reduces Armenian-Azerbaijani tensions

AzerNews, Azerbaijan Aug 22 2014 Sochi meeting reduces Armenian-Azerbaijani tensions 21 August 2014, 14:57 By Sara Rajabova Finding a peaceful solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is in the spotlight of the international community due to the recent escalation of tensions on contact line of Armenian-Azerbaijani troops.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Vladimir Putin

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Missing Russian found dead in Grand Teton park

The body of 20-year-old Aleksandr "Sasha" Sagiev was found in the park Friday. The student from Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, was reported missing Monday after going for a hike.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, US National Parks, Grand Teton National Park

Yahoo!

UEFA will not recognise results of Crimean clubs in Russia

European football's governing body UEFA on Friday said that it would not recognise the results of any matches played by clubs from Crimea in competitions organised by the Russian Football Union .

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Ukraine,

Groong

Prospects Of Redesign Of Azerbaijan

PROSPECTS OF REDESIGN OF AZERBAIJAN Naira Hayrumyan, Political Commentator Comments - 22 August 2014, 11:52 The commander of the NKR Defense Army Movses Hakobyan has made two important statements.

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Groong

No Unresolved Problems In Russian-Azerbaijani Relations

AZERBAIJANI RELATIONS Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Aug 21 2014 21 August 2014 - 12:18pm Rasim Musabekov, a member of the Azerbaijani parliament, a political analyst, reminded at a video conference on Russian-Azerbaijani relations that there were no unresolved problems concerning the borders, aqua resources, shelves or interests in the Caspian Sea ... (more)

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Related Topix: Russia, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

AutoWeek

18 year old Sergey Sirtotkin hopeful of 2014 weekend Formula One debut

Earlier a shoo-in for a Sauber seat amid the Swiss team's supposed Russian rescue deal, the 18-year-old has more recently appeared to be on the backburner.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Autos

Today.Az

Rogozin: Russia has excellent relations with Azerbaijan

Russia's deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has hailed official Moscow`s relationship with Azerbaijan as the two countries` high-level delegations met in the Russian capital.

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Russia Taday

McDonald's restaurants under probe across Russia as three Moscow outlets stay shut

Investigations into the activity of McDonald's restaurants are underway across Russia.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia,

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