Pskovskaya Oblast', Russia Newswire

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  1. World Cup 2018 could be a poor show for struggling RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Daily Mail

    World Cup 2018 could be a poor show for Russia: Away from the glitz of new stadiums, the country is falling apart The World Cup stadiums tell you that Russia means business. Moscow's new Spartak Arena is dazzling red, with its own dedicated Metro station and 82ft bronze statue of Spartacus towering over the gates.

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  2. Russia football hooligans continue to train for fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Daily Mail

    A one-horse town near Russia's remote border with Latvia is an improbable refuge for the man seen as responsible for the attacks on England supporters in Marseille last summer which left one of them with life-affecting brain damage. Velikiye Luki was taken by the Germans on their march to Moscow in the Second World War and almost totally destroyed in the siege in which the Russians reclaimed it.

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  3. Private Producer Aims to Ship Baltic's First Russian LNG Before GazpromRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Marine News

    LNG Gorskaya, a privately-owned Russian liquefied natural gas producer, has launched a 340 million euro project to become the first LNG exporter from Russia's Europe an coast, its CEO told Reuters. Russia expects to send LNG to Europe by the end of 2017 from its distant Arctic peninsula of Yamal but a plant on its Baltic coast could establish the country as a more immediate supplier of LNG in a region already dependent on piped Russian gas.

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  4. Managing Service, Education and Knowledge Management in the Knowledge ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | CRC Press

    Managing Service, Education and Knowledge Management in the Knowledge Economic Era: Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Management and Technology in Knowledge, Service, Tourism & Hospitality 2016 , 8-9 October 2016 & 20-21 October 2016, Jakarta, Indonesia & Vladimir State University, Vladimir, Russia Managing Service, Education and Knowledge Management in the Knowledge Economic Era contains papers that were originally presented at the 2016 International Congress on Management and Technology in Knowledge, Service, Tourism & Hospitality , held 8-9 October 2016 & 20-21 October 2016, in Jakarta, Indonesia & at the Vladimir State University, Vladimir, Russia.

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  5. U.S. ambassador: We need stronger Moscow-Washington tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Big News Network.com

    Pskov became the first city in Russia to host the Fort Ross Dialogue conference, named after a Russian fortress in California. The event was only previously hosted in America.

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  6. 12 die in bus crash in southeastern RussiaRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    At least 11 people were killed in the accident while 34 among the injured are in serious condition, it said. The local branch of the Russian Healthcare Ministry said later that one more woman injured in the crash died on the way to the hospital.

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  7. Hundreds Of Russian Paratroopers Landed Near BrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Charter97

    The Russian Airborne Forces unit arrived in Brest for the Slavic Brotherhood-2017 exercises of the Armed Forces of Russia, Belarus and Serbia. "The reinforced subdivision of the 76th Airborne Assault Division arrived from Pskov to Brest by a military echelon to take part in the Slavic Brotherhood-2017 joint tactical exercises of the Armed Forces of Russia, Belarus and Serbia," - the report, received by Interfax, says.

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  8. Estonia and Russia sign agreement on cross-border cooperationRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    An agreement on cross-border and interregional cooperation between Estonia and Russia was signed within the framework of an international forum of border regions in the northwestern Russian regional capital Pskov on Thursday, the Estonian Ministry of Finance said BC,... Read more...

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  9. Pskov KremlinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | TrekEarth

    The Pskov Krom (or Pskov Kremlin)is an ancient citadel in Russia. In the central part of the city, the Krom is located at the junction of the Velikaya River and smaller Pskova river.The citadel is of medieval origin, with the surrounding walls constructed starting in the late 15th century.

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  10. Matthew Fisher: All quiet on Latvia's Russian border, but NATO presence sparks rising tensionsRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Canada.com

    Not a Latvian or Russian guard is to be seen and only songbirds are to be heard in this bucolic hayfield 120 kilometres northeast of Riga, home to one of the fault lines in the new Cold War: a creek where, on the western bank, a white-and-red marker stands and a garish orange sign warns in Latvian and Russian: "STOP. IT'S THE BORDER."

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  11. The World's Most Dangerous WeaponRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    What is the world's most effective weapon? During the First World War, gas killed about 90,000 people. During the Second World War, it was used to kill 6,000,000 Jews.

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  12. North Korean Slaves Building Key Russian World Cup StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Two Russian construction companies are using North Korean slave labor to prepare the city of St. Petersburg for the 2018 World Cup. Exactly 110 North Korean forced laborers have worked on the Zenit Arena stadium in St. Petersburg, according to a report by Josimar, a Norwegian soccer magazine.

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  13. Personal albums of the Red Baron's Nazi cousin for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | BBC News

    A personal collection of photographs by one of Adolf Hitler's senior commanders is up for auction in the UK on 31 March. Field Marshal Wolfram von Richthofen - seen here reporting at the victory parade for the Condor Legion in Berlin - was the cousin of Manfred von Richthofen, the Red Baron, a fighter ace from World War One.

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  14. Britain Join confrontation in Russian aggressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The force will be supplied with British Challenger 2 tanks, AS90 self-propelled guns, and armoured vehicles, which have been loaded onto a ferry and will arrive next week. The Russian military has hundreds of thousands of troops in its Western Military District, including the elite 76 airborne division, based just across the border in Pskov.

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  15. The Week Moscow Fell Out With MinskRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The St. Petersburg Times

    On Jan. 26, the head of the Russian FSB, Aleksandr Bortnikov, ordered the establishment of border zone controls with Belarus in Bryansk, Smolensk, and Pskov regions. He instructed border guards to monitor persons and vehicles, and to set up warning signs at approaches to the border zones.

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  16. 100 years on, debate rolls on over Russia's last tsarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Saint or playboy, blood-stained autocrat or family man, incompetent leader or just a victim of circumstance? A century after he ended Romanov rule, Russia's last tsar still prompts heated debate. Nicholas II abdicated on March 2, 1917, or March 15 by the current calendar, in the royal train in the northwestern town of Pskov.

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  17. Russia's last czar still stirs controversy 100 years after abdicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Saint or playboy; blood-stained autocrat or family man; incompetent leader or just a victim of circumstance? A century after he ended Romanov rule, Russia's last czar still prompts heated debate. Nicholas II abdicated on March 2, 1917, or March 15 by the current calendar, in the royal train in the northwestern town of Pskov.

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  18. Abkhazia elections to have no legal effect for Georgia, Tbilisi saysRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2017 | Interfax

    March 12 - The parliamentary elections taking place in Abkhazia on Sunday are illegal and must be given international assessment accordingly, the Georgian Foreign Ministry said. "Said activities [the elections in Abkhazia] are yet another attempt to legitimize the ethnic purge, the military intervention, the occupation and results of the Russian aggression being carried out against the Georgian statehood," the ministry said.

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  19. Rosselkhoznadzor Detected Dangerous Bacteria In Belarusian BeefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Charter97

    In laboratory studies of the batch of meat produced at the processing plant "Ostrozhanski - K", there was found listeria. The meat arrived through the Russian-Belarusian border crossing point in the Pskov region.

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  20. Death throes of Russia's iconic countrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Mansur Mirovalev is a Moscow-based writer and video journalist who covers wars and peace in the former Soviet Union. "Only old people are left here.

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