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  1. Kremlin Gold Paves Way to Billionaire Fortune for Tito's Valet an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    On a cool evening in early September, Kosovo construction tycoon Behgjet Pacolli threw open the doors of his walled compound to celebrate his birthday with 20,000 "Facebook friends." The guests, many of them too young to remember communism or the wars that followed the breakup of the former Yugoslavia, assembled as he seeks to build fresh support for a political party he's backing in his fledgling home state.

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  2. World's first permafrost greenhouse farm starts operating in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UPI

    This month, the Sauri greenhouse farm outside Yakutsk will gather its first harvest of tomatoes grown in permafrost, the farm's managing director Maxim Sleptsov has told RBTH. The Sauri company, with Japan's Hokkaido Corporation among its co-investors, has become the world's first greenhouse complex to operate in the far north all year round, the company's press release said.

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  3. Clone Wars: Is Russia building an army of genetically-enhanced war dogs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | NewsTarget.com

    Russian police and security services are set to test special "designer dogs" that have been cloned in South Korea for the purpose of sniffing out drugs and explosives - and, some believe, for military purposes. To date, three dogs - Belgian Malinois - were cloned by Prof.

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  4. Putin's brutal Russian canine Clone Army unveiled in shocking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Daily Star

    The cloned army dogs are said to be stronger and more muscular than dogs conceived naturally and they are able to withstand the treacherous conditions in Siberia. Each dog was cloned by Dr Hwang Woo Suk and his team from South Korea's Sooam Biotech Research Foundation, one of the world's leading dog cloning labs.

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  5. Baguio swimmer nets 5 goldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Manila Bulletin

    ... in the pool, defending champon Limos, 14-year-old veteran of the first Children of Asia (COA) sportsfest in Yakutsk, Russia, last July, nearly shattered the record in the 13-15 years old 100m dash. Limos finished the race in just 12.41 seconds but ...

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  6. Silver Bear Announces Renegotiation of Existing Convertible NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Market Wire

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  7. Mysterious snowballs appear on Siberian beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Boing Boing

    The Gulf of Ob is a remote Siberian reach of the Russian empire, and its beaches are covered in gigantic snowballs up to a meter across . The BBC reports that they're the result of a " rare environmental process where small pieces of ice form, are rolled by wind and water, and end up as giant snowballs ."

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  8. Photos of daily life in the coldest city on earthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Boing Boing

    Yakutsk , the capital city of the Sakha Republic in Russia, is the coldest city on earth, where temperatures can drop to -50 degrees Celsius . Lonely Planet has a galley of photos by Amos Chapple .

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  9. Russia refuses to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | UPI

    Russia refused Friday to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, sentenced to 20 years for terrorism, to Ukraine to finish his prison term. Sentsov, 40, was found guilty in court in Rostov, Russia, in 2015 of establishing a terrorist cell in Crimea and plotting terrorist attacks.

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  10. Silver Bear Announces the Maiden Mineral Resource for the Sterzhnevoy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Market Wire

    Silver Bear Resources Inc. is pleased to announce the maiden Mineral Resource for two additional deposits, the Sterzhnevoy and Porphirovy, located within haulage distance of the Vertikalny mine development at the Mangazeisky Silver Project in the Republic of Sakha , Russia. The NI 43-101 Technical Report prepared by Tetra Tech will be filed on SEDAR within 45 days of this release.

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  11. Shocking images show a plane with its propeller ripped off after it ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... a river bank These astonishing pictures show the aftermath of a dramatic plane crash that saw a flight from Yakutsk, Russia, miss a runway and come to rest on the icy banks of a river. The Polar Airlines aircraft was travelling to Belaya Gora on ...

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  12. Plucky Russian Newspaper Stands By Warning Against 'Distorted' TV NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    "Right now, telling the truth in Russia means working for the United States, and exposing lies also means working for the United States," jokes Vitaly Obedin, the editor in chief of the Yakutsk Vecherniy newspaper. Running an independent newspaper can be a risky business in Russia, where failure to toe the Kremlin line can lead to fines, closure, or even jail. 1 comment

  13. Rio 2016: Olympic Wrestling Preview Day 8: Men's Freestyle 65kg & 97kgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... Snyder and a bevy of other hammers earlier this year at the prestigious Ivan Yarygin Memorial Tournament in Yakutsk, Russia. He's undefeated in 2016 and would be the Vegas favorite if the Vegas sports books had any clue how to set wrestling lines. ...

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  14. SMALLPOX is a risk after permafrost thaws near Russian village where victims were buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Scientists are worried that the deadly disease smallpox could return because permafrost is melting close to where hundreds of infected bodies were buried. During the 1890s, a major epidemic of smallpox occurred in a town near the Kolyma River in eastern Siberia, Russia.

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  15. Incredible pictures show the battle between Siberian reindeer herders and wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Bult sorting facility in Yakutsk. Suitable skins will be used for clothing and rugs, taken in March 2015 in Yakutsk, Russia An Evenki man leads his reindeer through the forest. His herd is vulnerable to ever- increasing wolf attacks. All over ...

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  16. St.Petersburg Man Pays $3,500 For Epic Cross-Country Taxi Ride 26...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    A St.Petersburg resident has dished out 230,000 rubles on an epic 12,500 kilometer taxi ride, across Russia , local media reported Tuesday. Nikita Arkhipov t raveled with a group of motorbike riders from his native city to Russia's far eastern region of Magadan.

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  17. Could we bring the woolly mammoth back to life? Scientists say...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    The fictitious resurrection of dinosaurs captured our imaginations at the cinema, but the quest to bring the extinct woolly mammoth back to life, has begun in real life. An international team of scientists has reached the 'initial stage' in efforts to clone the hairy beast, which last walked the Earth 10,000 years ago.

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  18. Putin's cloning army reach 'Jurassic Park'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    A crack team of scientists is working on genetic material from mammoths - like blood and soft tissue - preserved for tens of thousands of years in Siberian ice and recently dug up Vladimir Putin 's cloning army have reached a 'Jurassic Park' level breakthrough in their bid to bring an extinct woolly mammoth back from the dead. It's emerged the international team of scientists has reached a crucial stage in their efforts to make the beast walk the planet again - news of which has been leaked by a cloning expert.

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  19. Anthrax outbreak prompts state of emergency in western Siberia;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Canada.com

    The rising sun illuminates buildings and industrial chimney emissions at sunrise in Yakutsk, Russia. Warming temperatures in Siberia are thought to be releasing once-dormant bacteria and viruses.

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  20. Azerbaijani young taekwondo fighters win two golds in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have brought home two gold medals from the 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games held in Yakutsk, Russia.

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