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  1. Alexei Navalny tells Russians they have a choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    "HELLO, Khabarovsk!" Alexei Navalny, Russia's opposition leader and would-be presidential candidate, booms his greeting from a makeshift podium on the outskirts of this far-eastern city, a statue of a victorious revolutionary-era Soviet partisan looming behind him. The young crowd of several thousand, dotted with red balloons and banners reading "Navalny 20!8", goes wild.

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  2. Russian School Director Warns FSB Will 'Look Into' 15-Year-Old Navalny FanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Weekday Magazine

    The large youth turnout at protest events called by anticorruption campaigner Aleksei Navalny seems to have worried many Russian officials. The latest known incident comes from the Far East city of Khabarovsk, where a school director reportedly warned a 15-year-old student that Russian security services would look into his support for Navalny, who the administrator claimed is a tool in a U.S. plot against Russia.

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  3. Supporters Of Jailed Activist Navalny Stage Nationwide Protests On Putin's BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | Voice of America

    Supporters of Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny staged nationwide protests on Saturday to coincide with Russian President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday, with police making scores of arrests. Rallies and pickets were held in dozens of Russian cities, including Moscow, Vladivostok, Khabarovsk, Ulan-Ude, Chita and Stavropol, with protesters demanding that Navalny be allowed to participate in the country's March 2018 presidential election.

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  4. Alexei Navalny's Mass Protests on Putin's BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | The St. Petersburg Times

    To coincide with President Vladimir Putin's birthday on Saturday, jailed Russian opposition leader and presidential hopeful Alexei Navalny's campaign has called for nationwide demonstrations. Protests are planned in 80 Russian cities, including in Belgorod, near the Ukrainian border in western Russia, to Yekaterinburg in the Ural Mountains and Irkutsk, one of Siberia's largest cities.

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  5. Moscow police keep opposition chief Navalny away from rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Tribune

    Police in Moscow detained Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny for most of the day Friday in an apparent bid to prevent him from joining a rally that he organized in another city, where several people were also detained. Navalny had planned to travel to the Volga River city of Nizhny Novgorod where he was to lead a rally, the latest in a series of demonstrations he has organized across Russia, when he was detained early Friday.

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  6. Russia's Navalny, associates detained ahead of rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Powhatan Today

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  7. Russia's Navalny, associates detained ahead of rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Friday, July 7, 2017 file photo, Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrives at his office in Moscow, Russia. Police on Friday Sept.

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  8. On the Day of My DepartureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | The St. Petersburg Times

    When I first joined the diplomatic service, working on the Soviet desk in the 1980s, our relationship with Russia was at a low point. The Soviet Union had just shot down a Korean Airliner, with almost 100 Americans including a Congressman on board.

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  9. Russian Forces Start Air Bombing Drill Near North Korea BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Yahoo!

    Russia's armed forces in the country's far east have kicked off a large air drill near borders with China and North Korea that will culminate with a practice air bombing, state news agency Itar-Tass said Tuesday. The drill will draft the aviation of Khabarovsk region which spans a considerable stretch of Russia's Pacific coastline and Primorie region, which has Russia's short land border with North Korea, according to a military statement made to Itar-Tass.

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  10. News From Russia: What you Missed Over the WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Opposition politician Alexei Navalny took his campaign to Russia's Far East, with rallies in Khabarovsk and Vladivostok. His team said up to 3,000 people attended the Vladivostok rally, but the Mayor's Office put the count at 700, claiming most were "underage children."

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  11. More Than 16 Mln Russians Are Breathing Polluted AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The St. Petersburg Times

    More than 16 million residents of Russia's largest cities are breathing polluted air, an annual Natural Resources and Environment Ministry report cited by the Kommersant daily on Thursday suggests. Russia's fledgling post-Soviet environmental protection movement has been hampered in recent years by corruption, lax enforcement of laws and a crackdown on advocacy groups.

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  12. FFA: Sixteen players called up from abroad for upcoming matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Al+ Armenia

    ... Mkhitaryan - Manchester United, England Armen Hambardzumyan - Fakel Voronezh, Russia Ruslan Koryan - SKA-Khabarovsk, Russia Sargis Adamyan - SSV Jahn Regensburg, Germany Gegham Kadimyan - Vorskla Poltava, Ukraine Edgar Manucharyan - Ural, Russia

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  13. China, Russia vow to boost cooperation in Far Eastern developmentRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... and trade. Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang (L) shakes hands with his Russian counterpart Yury Trutnev in Khabarovsk, Russia, on Sept. 8, 2017. Wang Yang and Yury Trutnev agreed here on Friday to strengthen the two countries' cooperation in developing ...

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  14. Russian taxi drivers fired for green-dye smearing of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Fox News

    Two Russian taxi drivers were fired after a video of them forcing women to smear their faces with green antiseptic dye - allegedly as punishment for not paying - went viral. A clip of the incident in the city of Khabarovsk was posted on YouTube.

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  15. Rights Group Says Russian Police 'Systematically' Interfere With Navalny CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Human Rights Watch says that Russian police are "systematically" interfering with attempts by opposition leader Aleksei Navalny to campaign for the March 2018 presidential election. In a September 6 statement , the international human rights monitor said that a "pattern of harassment and intimidation" against Navalny's campaign was "undeniable."

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  16. Russian taxi drivers sacked for green-dye smearing of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Rational Review

    "A taxi firm in Russia's far east has sacked two of its drivers after they forced two women to smear their faces with green antiseptic dye - apparently as punishment for not paying. A video clip of the incident, in the city of Khabarovsk, went viral in Russia.

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  17. Really good goal or really terrible goaltending?Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    Ah, those early season gaffes in hockey. When there's still rust on the gears and thoughts of summer vacation floating through a player's brain.

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  18. Russian Cabbies Are Dousing Broke Passengers in Zelyonka, a Green Soviet-Era ChemicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The St. Petersburg Times

    A taxi driver in the Far East city of Khabarovsk this weekend forced two young women who couldn't pay their fare to smear their faces with a caustic green antiseptic known colloquially as zelyonka . Since Soviet times, the bright green antiseptic which goes for about $1 in pharmacies throughout Russia has been the go-to treatment for everyday cuts and scrapes.

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  19. Russian taxi drivers sacked for green-dye smearing of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Newsday

    A taxi firm in Russia's far east has sacked two of its drivers after they forced two women to smear their faces with green antiseptic dye - apparently as punishment for not paying. A video clip of the incident, in the city of Khabarovsk, went viral in Russia.

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  20. Graphic Video Shows MMA Fighter Beating Champion WeightlifterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Yahoo!

    A graphic video surfaced online showing a Mixed Martial Arts fighter beating up a champion weightlifter on the streets. According to reports, the fight turned ugly resulting in the death of the weightlifter, believed to be Andrey Drachev, 32. The European powerlifting champion was seen fighting with a shorter man in the video.

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