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  1. PiS presidential candidateR...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Warsaw Voice

    ... Duda said referring to the late president Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in 2010 in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia. He said he was ready to sign a written agreement with Poles about the shape of the rebuilt Poland. He pledged to reverse pension ...


  2. Homel activist accused of false squealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Charter97

    On February 9 Homel civil activist Kanstantsin Zhukouski had a phone call from the police department of Chyhunachny district and was offered to come there to draw up a protocol for false squeal, Viasna Human Rights Center reports. "On February 7 a friend of mine called me and said that there were motocross participants from Russia and Belarus next to a public and political centre, in Paleskaia Str., and they smashed in the courtyard to torn down a white-red-white flag.


  3. Russia's Sudden Spate of Treason Cases Are Scare Tactic, Analysts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Davydova's case has been the most high-profile one with good reason: She was the first guinea pig for the expanded version of Russia's law on treason. As the gulf between Russia and the West continues to deepen over the Ukraine crisis, the list of Russians being charged with treason has suddenly and visibly begun to expand - to include a mother of seven from Smolensk, an employee of the Russian Orthodox Church, a former nuclear scientist and a serviceman from the Black Sea Fleet. 9 comments

  4. Russian children's ombudsman supports release of mother of 7 pending high treason trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Russia Taday

    Russian children's rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov says he is ready to bail Svetlana Davydova - a housewife accused of high treason - out of jail, to allow her to return home to her children until the trial. Davydova's children need a mother, Astakhov told Kommersant FM.


  5. Mother of 7 arrested in Russia on high treason chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Artur, son of Russian activist Svetlana Davydova and her husband Anatoly Gorlov, holds up a photo of his mother to the camera, at their home in Vyazma, January 30, 2015 Svetlana Davydova from western Russia has been detained on charges of high treason. A criminal case has been launched against the woman, who allegedly informed the Ukrainian embassy of the possibility of Russian troops being sent to Ukraine.


  6. New Market Report: Smolenskenergosbyt - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 |

    ... related to the sale of electricity to businesses and individuals. Smolenskenergosbyt is headquartered in Smolensk, Russia. Full Report Details at - .. Smolenskenergosbyt Key Recent ...


  7. No consent for Tu-154 to drop to 50 m above ground level in SmolenskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Warsaw Voice

    Complete transcripts from the control tower at Smolensk's military airport in western Russia released by Poland's Chief Military Prosecutor on Wednesday show that Russian air traffic controllers did not give permission the Polish presidential plane that crashed in western Russia in 2010 to descend to an altitude of 50 meters above ground level. "This is a fundamental question whether the control tower at Smolensk's military airport allowed, gave to the Polish plane's crew to descend to 50 meter height above the ground level.


  8. Leanid Zaika: Now we have fantastic pricesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Charter97

    Such a statement has been made by the head of the analytical centre 'Strategy', Leanid Zaika , in an interview to 'Salidarnasts' . - We live in the Customs Union , - he says.


  9. Russia's neighbors feeling the painRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Tumbling oil prices and Western economic sanctions have caused the Russian ruble to crash - with dramatic consequences for Russia's neighbors and trade partners. For many Russian retailers, Christmas season sales were particularly good in 2014.


  10. Photographer on the towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | TrekEarth

    On the tower in the Monastery of Rostov. Although the domes in the background are blurred, I like this photographer, contemplating the beautiful view rather than making photos.


  11. European Valve Manufacturer - ABO - Expands its Production FacilitiesRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | ThomasNet

    Olomouc, Czech Republic The Czech Republic based valve manufacturer - ABO - who is the largest producer of butterfly and check valves for industrial applications in Central Europe, is scheduled to open a new 2000 square meters production facility in Europe and a 1000 square meter valve service centre in Russia in January of 2015. Current ABO facilities in Olomouc-Chomoutov will grow by another 2000 square meters as a new production hall will be put in operation in January of 2015.


  12. Inside the Orthodox ChurchRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | TrekEarth

    The Orthodox churches in Russia are often very colourful but the interior are just awesome, with not even a square centimeter not painted or covered with icons in gold. In Moscow Kremlin it was forbidden to make photos but in all other monasteries it was allowed and besides, there were no people.


  13. Barys Zhaliba: We should prepare for worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Charter97

    Many Belarusians ask logical questions amid the latest events in the neighbouring country. What will happen to the Belarusian ruble and when should we expect the new decline that seems to be inevitable? talked to economic Barys Zhaliba , who explained what currency people should choose for their savings, if it's worth taking loans and if a sharp devaluation of the Belarusian ruble is expected.


  14. Rich Russian Wants $50 Million From GoDaddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    A Russian millionaire sued for $50 million, claiming it defamed him by hosting a number of websites that accuse him of fraud. Konstantin Malofeev sued GoDaddy, Domains by Proxy and John Doe - the anonymous operator of the websites - on Dec. 14 in Court.


  15. B&N Bank responsible for Rost Bank group's turnaroundRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | AK&M

    B&N Bank is responsible for the turnaround of Rost Bank, BaikalInvestBank JSC, Smolensk Stock Commercial Bank , JSCB Tveruniversalbank and CJSC Uralprivatbank, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation informed. Out of a loan from the Bank of Russia, Russia's Deposit Insurance Agency will lend RUB 8.4 billion to Rost Bank for a period of 10 years to bridge the gap between the fair asset value and the balance sheet value of liabilities.


  16. Thousands protest election results in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... elections results are the second major "lie" he has promoted. Kaczynski has also said that a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia, in 2010 that killed his brother, President Lech Kaczynski, and 95 others, was not an accident. He accuses Russian leader ...


  17. Thousands of Polish opposition party supporters protest election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... elections results are the second major "lie" he has promoted. Kaczynski has also said that a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia, in 2010 that killed his brother, President Lech Kaczynski, and 95 others, was not an accident. He accuses Russian leader ...


  18. Andrei Sannikov: It's second wave of liberation of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Charter97

    A discussion A'Belarus A- Closer to Europe or Russia?A' was held on December 5 as part of Days of Belarus in the University of Lodz, one of Poland's biggest universities. The discussion was attended by Andrei Sannikov , the leader of the European Belarus civil campaign; PrzemysA aw A urawski vel Grajewski , a famous Polish politologist, expert on Eastern Europe; Leszek JaA1 4dA1 4ewski , a politologist and columnist; and Natallia Radzina , the editor-in-chief of .


  19. In BriefRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Warsaw Voice

    ... Duda, citing former Polish president Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in a plane crash April 10, 2010, near Smolensk, Russia. Duda, 42, holds a Ph.D. in law and works at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow. He was a deputy justice minister in a ...


  20. Boris Nemtsov: Lukashenka and Putin reciprocate hatred and both want to take the leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Charter97

    One of the leaders of the Russian opposition Boris Nemtsov wrote it on his account on Facebook commenting on a new trade war between Moscow and Minsk. 'That is love! That is brotherhood and friendship.