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  1. Quotable Markin: Russian Investigative Committee's Colorful CommentatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Weekday Magazine

    Russian media was widely reporting on September 14 that the chief spokesman for the country's Investigative Committee was stepping down from the position. And although the anonymously sourced reports could not be confirmed, and Markin himself was not commenting, the news prompted speculation about where he could be headed.

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  2. VTB Bank provides RUB 49.2 million guarantee to KChUSRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | AK&M

    VTB Bank has provided a guarantee amounting to RUB 49.2 million to OJSC KChUS, VTB informed. VTB and KChUS have concluded an agreement on the issue of a bank guarantee to secure the company's obligations under the public contract for the construction of an office building in Kirov city.

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  3. The Kremlin Opens to the World as Putin Orders Greater AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    For much of the Soviet period, Moscow's Kremlin was heavily guarded and shrouded in mystery. Few people apart from high-ranking officials or foreign dignitaries ever got the chance to pass through the gates built into the towers along its redbrick walls.

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  4. Making David decent: Russia's penchant for dressing statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Russia Beyond the Headlines

    In July 2016 a copy of Michelangelo's "David" statue that organizers of an exhibition had placed in St. Petersburg was "dressed" after people complained that it was indecent. However, this bizarre prudishness is not the only reason sculptures and monuments in Russia are dressed: Old Bolsheviks or literary classics have been seen sporting a student mantle, while a mammoth can don a festive fur.

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  5. Uralchem produced 3 million tonnes of products in H1 2016Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2016 | AK&M

    In the first six months of 2016, URALCHEM Group produced 3 million tonnes of commodity products, which corresponds to the high level from the same period last year, the company informed. The company significantly increased the output for MAP products .

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  6. Russian orphan finds home in Summita s middleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... was a bit more complicated than most of her teammates. At the age of 3, Webb was turned over to a hospital in Kirov, Russia by her birth mother and subsequently placed in an orphanage. She was later adopted by Bobbi and Scott Webb and changed her ...

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  7. This hypothetical US/Russian Navy showdown has a surprising resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Autoblog

    This post is appearing on Autoblog Military , Autoblog's sub-site dedicated to the vehicles, aircraft and ships of the world's armed forces. While we hope it never happens in real life, brainstorming the outcome of a conflict between US and Russian military equipment is usually an entertaining exercise.

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  8. Putin dismisses jailed Kirov region governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Star Online

    Russian President Vladimir Putin fired the governor of the Kirov region, Nikita Belykh, on Thursday, a month after he was jailed on a charge of accepting a bribe. Once a leader of a liberal opposition party, the Union of Rightist Forces, Belykh was one of Russia's few provincial governors not to share Putin's political views.

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  9. Russia's Slow and Hesitant 'Purges' Mask Policy VoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    There have been arrests and releases, petty prosecutions and sensible legal revisions. The overall trend in Russia may be toward a tougher line on potential dissent, but the path is a faltering, unclear one.

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  10. Imprisoned Governor Starts Hunger StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused by the Investigative Committee of taking a bribe, is escorted by Federal Security Service officers during a hearing at the Basmanny district court in Moscow, Russia, June 25, 2016. Nikita Belykh, the independent Kirov region governor imprisoned on corruption allegations, has began a hunger strike, the TASS news agency reported Wednesday.

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  11. Governor Belykh's Arrest Has Russian Elite on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    For the last decade, regional governors in Russia are usually appointed apparatchiks, with faces unrecognizable outside their home territory. There are some exceptions to the rule, like Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of the republic of Chechnya.

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  12. Governor's Arrest Has Russian Elite on EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    For the last decade, regional governors in Russia are usually appointed apparatchiks, with faces unrecognizable outside their home territory. There are some exceptions to the rule, like Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of the republic of Chechnya.

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  13. Brothers earn Eagle Scout rankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... in earning the All-American award began thousands of miles away. "My husband and I adopted the boys from Kirov, Russia, when they were 4 and 5 months old," said Jennifer Ward. "They've been involved in Scouts, both Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, their ...

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  14. Russian Opposition Governor Arrested for Corruption Claims InnocenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused by the Investigative Committee of taking a bribe, is escorted by Federal Security Service officers during a hearing at the Basmanny district court in Moscow, Russia, June 25, 2016. Nikita Belykh, governor of the Kirov region in central Russia, was arrested Friday after allegedly taking a 400,000 euro bribe.

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  15. Central Bank of Russia exempts Uralchem from information disclosureRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | AK&M

    On March 21, 2015, the Central Bank of Russia exempted Uralchem, JSC from the obligation to disclose information, Uralchem informed. The reason for this decision was that the number of the company's shareholders is below 50. Uralchem, JSC is one of the biggest players in the market of nitrogen and phosphoric fertilizers in the Russian Federation and the CIS, with annual production capacities of more than 2.5 million tpa of ammonium nitrate, 2.8 million tpa of ammonia, 0.8 million tpa of mono- and diammonium phosphate, 0.8 million tpa of mixed fertilizers, 1.2 million tpa of carbamide.

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  16. Uralchem Ojsc Announces Operating Results for the Year 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA, February 08, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- URALCHEM OJSC announces operating results for the year 2011. The production volume of URALCHEM holding enterprises during 2011 increased by 5% compared to 2010, amounting to a total of 5,093 million tonnes.

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  17. Pirelli upgrades, expands Russian plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Tire Business

    Pirelli Tyre S.pA. has completed a three-year, $220 million investment to upgrade tire plants in Voronezh and Kirov, Russia, that the tire maker acquired in 2010.

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  18. Uralchem Ojsc Announces Operating Results for the Year 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA, February 08, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- URALCHEM OJSC announces operating results for the year 2011. The production volume of URALCHEM holding enterprises during 2011 increased by 5% compared to 2010, amounting to a total of 5,093 million tonnes.

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  19. Uralchem Ojsc Announces Operating Results for the Year 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA, February 08, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- URALCHEM OJSC announces operating results for the year 2011. The production volume of URALCHEM holding enterprises during 2011 increased by 5% compared to 2010, amounting to a total of 5,093 million tonnes.

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  20. Uralchem Ojsc Announces Operating Results for the Year 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA, February 08, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- URALCHEM OJSC announces operating results for the year 2011. The production volume of URALCHEM holding enterprises during 2011 increased by 5% compared to 2010, amounting to a total of 5,093 million tonnes.

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