Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia - scandals, scandals, scandals ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | CNN

    Just in three years, Russia will host one of the largest sport forum - the World Cup. Although there's a plenty of time before the tournament, the Russian World Cup scandals appear one by one.

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  2. Russian airlines decreased ticket prices by up to 50% to support domestic tourismRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Avia.Ru

    In the beginning of the tourist season Russian airlines decreased ticket prices by up to 50% to support domestic tourism, TASS reports with reference to the Association of Tour Operators of Russia . Special prices were set for both southern and eastern destinations, a specialist of ATOR noted.

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  3. On Native GroundIN Ukraine, Let Cooler Heads PrevailRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | American Reporter

    There can be little doubt the Ukrainian revolt against President Viktor Yanukovych is not over yet. Since he fled the country, pro-Russian protestors have massed in Crimea, taken over the buildings of the regional parliament there, and scores of armed men dressed all in black, with no identifying insignia , have stationed themselves at the region's two main airports.

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  4. 4 Korean Athletes Vie for IOC SeatRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... chance is the election at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, as she retired after the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The IOC does not admit more than one athlete member from any country, so if no Korean athlete is elected this time, Kim is ...

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  5. Putin's aide sparks scandal by wearing $600,000 watch despite $147,000 yearly salaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Regina Leader Post

    Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman for Russia's president, is known for a level of cynicism that sometimes surpasses even that of his boss, Vladimir Putin. Last weekend, though, Peskov inspired more soap opera than fear or loathing, as attention focused on his $600,000 watch and lavish wedding to a champion figure skater.

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  6. Russia: Gazprom, A Behemoth No More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The St. Petersburg Times

    It was not too long ago that Gazprom, the state-controlled energy conglomerate, was one of the Kremlin's most potent geopolitical weapons. But those days now seem like a distant memory: Gazprom is a financial shadow of its former self.

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  7. Putin's aide sparks scandal by wearing $600,000 watch despite $147,000 yearly salaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | National Post

    Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman for Russia's president, is known for a level of cynicism that sometimes surpasses even that of his boss, Vladimir Putin. Last weekend, though, Peskov inspired more soap opera than fear or loathing, as attention focused on his $600,000 watch and lavish wedding to a champion figure skater.

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  8. Can the United States Stop a War with Russia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The New York Observer

    A column of Russia's T-90 tanks rolls at the Red Square in Moscow, on May 9, 2013, during Victory Day parade. America is heading for war with Russia.

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  9. US Committed To Foster Peace Over Karabakh - Armenian MPRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Groong

    ARMENIAN MP 10:58 â~@¢ 04.08.15 The United States' commitment, as a co-chairing country of the OSCE Minsk Group, is to assist in the maintenance of ceasefire around Nagorno-Karabakh, an Armenian parliament member has said, commenting on a recent remark by a deputy minister of defense. "I do not absolutely see anything strange given that the United States is one of the three co-chairing countries of the Minsk Group - likewise France and Russia.

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  10. How did Vladimir Putin's aide afford an $843,000 watch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... medallist in ice dancing. A moustached aide to President Vladimir Putin. Pop stars and politicians gathered in Sochi, Russia's Olympic dream city on the sea. But as Dmitry Peskov, Putin's personal spokesman, wrapped his arms around the bride, his ...

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  11. Scott Salmond on Team Canada World Junior Summer Showcase in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Toronto Maple Leafs Hot Stove

    Vice President of Hockey Operations for the Canadian National Team, Scott Salmond joined TSN to talk about the World Junior Summer Showcase in Calgary and how they will be evaluating all of these players to try and pick the best possible players for the tournament. He also talks about Maple Leaf picks Mitch Marner and Travis Dermott and what they both can bring to the team.

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  12. Russia's Mustachioed CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Global Voices Online

    Vladimir Putin's mustachioed spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, has tied the knot with his partner of five years, Tatiana Navka . Like Putin's rumored love interest, Alina Kabaeva, Peskov's new spouse is a former Olympic champion.

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  13. Putin aide accused of corruption over 'wedding present' watchRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | GantDaily.com

    Vladimir Putin's newly-married press spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, has become the focus of angry corruption allegations after wedding photographs circulating on social media showed him kissing his bride while wearing a wristwatch estimated to cost more than $600,000 - several times more than his official Kremlin salary. Russia's most prominent opposition leader, Alexey Navalny, jumped on the scandal, repeatedly re-tweeting the photo, snapped at the wedding ceremony in Sochi, along with a magnified image of the luxury timepiece - a Richard Mille RM 52-01 "Skull" watch, of which fewer than three dozen are said to have been made.

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  14. Cheap, Beautiful, Ours -- Crimea Sold As Russian Holiday ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Weekday Magazine

    In Crimea, some say prices have skyrocketed since the annexation of the Ukrainian territory by Russia in March 2014. RFE/RL spoke to people in Simferopol and Nikolaevka about the prices of things like fruits and vegetables and taxi rides.

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  15. 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Fast FactsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    Here's background information about the 2014 Sochi, Russia, Winter Olympics. The games were held February 7-23, 2014.

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  16. How could Vladimir Putina s spokesman afford a $620,000 watch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... in ice dancing. A mustachioed aide to President Vladimir V. Putin. Pop stars and politicians gathered in Sochi, Russia's Olympic dream city on the sea. But as Dmitry Peskov, Putin's personal spokesman, wrapped his arms around the bride, his right ...

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  17. Russian Security Forces Kill 14 MilitantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Voice of America

    The Caucasus Mountains, site of several 2014 Winter Olympic events, rise in the background as a palm tree stands in the Coastal Cluster's Olympic Park in Sochi, Russia, Jan. 30, 2014. Russia's Federal Security Service forces killed eight Islamic State militants on Sunday and six other Islamist rebels on Monday in the North Caucasus, the national Anti-Terrorist Committee said.

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  18. Putin Stooge Bought This $620,000 Watch & Russians Are Screaming CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Oliver Willis

    His spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, got married over the weekend to Olympic figure skater Tatiana Navka at a luxury hotel in Sochi. Peskov was photographed wearing a Richard Mille RM 52-01 watch, of which only 30 have been made with its stylized skull design.

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  19. For 'Back On Board,' Greg Louganis Looks Back On His Legacy, LGBT RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... he was previously reluctant to call himself. After supporting athletes competing in the 2104 Olympics in Sochi, Russia - plagued by international controversy over that nation's " gay propaganda" law - he went directly to the LGBT Out Games in ...

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  20. Boston's Ride, Or Thanks But No Thanks, Olympic CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... the games for Boston. But spending by host cities has grown to be colossal in recent years. The costs for Sochi, Russia, to host the Winter Olympics last year have vaulted past $50 billion. The Olympics are often presented as a chance to enrich a ...

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