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8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

If Russia is behind MH17 crash, where's the evidence? - Defense Ministry

A photo taken on July 23, 2014 shows the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, in a field near the village of Grabove, in the Donetsk region.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Project Syndicate

The Waste of War

Karl Marx famously wrote that history repeats itself, "the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce."

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Development of design documentation for reconstruction of the bridge [TendersInfo (India)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) An open tender: Development of design documentation for reconstruction of the bridge at km 14 + 727 highway FAD "Caucasus" - Shamhal - Krasnoarmeysk The initial contract price: 2166666.00 Russian Rouble The amount of security application: 21666.66 Date and time of commencement of the tender documentation: 18.07.2014 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Examiner.com

'The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia'

"The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia " by Candace Fleming is a carefully researched nonfiction book about the last czar of Russia, Nicholas II, his wife Alexandra, and their five children.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Nonfiction, Arts

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

What can be better on a hot summer day than a glass of kvas?...

Widely available since the 1970s, kvas can is still sold on street corners throughout Russia.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Deutsche Welle

Ukraine pounds rebel-held areas in response to deadly attack

Ukrainian planes and artillery have bombarded separatist positions as residents fled the city of Donetsk.

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Related Topix: Russia, Angela Merkel

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Mashable

Ukraine President Calls Emergency Meeting After 19 Die in Rocket Attack

Pro-Russia rebels killed 19 and injured 93 of Ukraine 's soldiers and border guards in a rocket attack near the country's eastern border early on Friday, prompting the president to summon security advisers in Kiev for an emergency meeting, according to officials.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Terrorism, Russia

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Russia Taday

Ukrainian refugees precipitate emergency situation in 6 Russian regions

Six Russian regions have introduced emergency situation plans, and two more could do so soon as people keep fleeing from the combat and destruction in South East Ukraine.

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

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Russia's new low-cost airline, Dobrolyot, has delayed the start of...

Pulkovo Airport serviced 215,000 passengers traveling between Moscow and St. Petersburg in the first four months of 2014.

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

Yahoo!

Kremlin silent as pro-Russian rebels retreat in Ukraine

As a Ukrainian government offensive sends separatists retreating from their strongholds in the country's restive east, there are signs that Moscow is seeking to distance itself from the pro-Russian rebels.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Russia

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Book Review: 'Secret Lives of the Tsars' by Michael Farquhar

With the exception of celebrity news, Americans don't really care much about royalty.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Independent

Faberge Museum: The jewels in St Petersburg's crown

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Iol.co.za

Ballet beautiful

THE RUSSIANS are back and this time, promises ballet entrepreneur Dirk Badenhorst, the Russian Ballet Stars under his banner are the best.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, World News, Russia, Asia,

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Lowell Sun

Next phase of WWI

On June 28, 1914, Serbian ultra-nationalist Gavril Princip assassinated Austro-Hungarian Archduke Ferdinand in Sarajevo, Bosnia.

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Related Topix: Europe, Serbia, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Opinion

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Post-gazette.com

'The Romanov Sisters:' How the daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra fared

"No tears, no sobs and no questions." Ordered down to the basement of their Ekaterinburg prison one summer morning in 1917, the last royal Romanovs went to their brutal deaths with a quiet detachment.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Now Toronto

Justin Romanov IS Bringing the fight against Vladimir Putina s oppressive anti-gay law to Canada

After celebrating his 19th birthday this month, he's excited about his first Pride experience in Canada.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, World News, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Activism

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Free Republic

UKRAINE, Kramatorske: Militants have not allowed evacuation of the orphanage [video]

"We are in a very complicated information hole," said Romanov. -Russian TV filming our every step, every our action ... Then televised different episodes then taken out and interpretion out of his hands."

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