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  1. Google, Apple Face Kremlin Tax Fire for - Milking' RussiaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    When he's not checking Gmail on his MacBook, Vladimir Putin's new Internet czar can't stop railing against American technology companies. Google, Apple Inc. and Microsoft Corp., collectively worth more than Russia's gross domestic product, have all entered German Klimenko's crosshairs since he was named Putin's first Internet adviser six weeks ago.

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  2. Oil Dictator DominosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Juan Cole

    ... President Boris Yeltsin resigned, leaving the country in the hands of his recently appointed prime minister, Vladimir Putin. In attempting to predict which governments might face a similar fate this time, the basic criteria - in addition to the oil ...

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  3. Putin using refugee crisis to weaken MerkelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    ... forces were back with a vengeance. So much for those Western leaders who believed that Russian President Vladimir Putin was an essential partner in weakening the so-called Islamic State and ending the war in Syria. Putin's policies in Syria have ...

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  4. Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in CologneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... canceled because of ... (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). A carnival float depicting from left: Russian president Vladimir Putin, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and Syrian president Bashar al-Assad as Angels of Peace during the traditional carnival ...

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  5. Tipping point in Syria as Russian jets turn the tideRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... loses much of its territory." Assad, who was on the verge of defeat in mid-2015 before Russian President Vladimir Putin stepped in with military support, has wrested back the initiative. His army last week broke a three-year siege of two villages ...

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  6. Kasich working to brand himself with N.H. votersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    John Kasich is a sitting governor and a former congressman, but in his last pitch to New Hampshire primary voters he insisted he is "not in the establishment lane." The Ohio Republican's bigger challenge, though, might be to convince primary voters that he's not in the liberal lane.

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  7. Russia's Southern Military District And Airborne Forces Placed On AlertRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Groong

    ... Original published by NSN, translation and analysis by J.Hawk Southfront - On February 8, Russia's President Vladimir Putin ordered the Southern Military District Forces, as well as designated Airborne Forces and Military Transport Aviation units, ...

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  8. Putin's New Internet Czar Joins Hunt for Google, Apple TaxesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. When he's not checking Gmail on his MacBook, Vladimir Putin's new Internet czar can't stop railing against American technology companies.

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  9. Kasich campaign a tricky balancing actRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    John Kasich is a sitting governor and a former congressman, but in his last pitch to New Hampshire primary voters he insisted he is "not in the establishment lane." The Ohio Republican's bigger challenge, though, might be to persuade primary voters that he's not in the liberal lane.

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  10. On Native GroundAMERICA Pays Dearly for Piling on Russia in '89Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... free to be as rapacious, anti-social and anti-democratic as it pleased. But things can change quickly. When Vladimir Putin replaced Boris Yeltsin as Russia's president, he put an end to the fire sale of Russia's assets, particularly its oil and ...

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  11. 09:25 Putin, Nazarbayev discuss escalation of Russian-Turkish tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AkiPress

    The press service of the Kazakh President said February 8 that Nursultan Nazarbayev had a phone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to discuss the two countries' cooperation within the Eurasian Economic Union and bilateral ties. "The two leaders exchanged views regarding the deterioration of the Russian-Turkish relations.

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  12. The Russian Tom Clancy Is on the Front Lines for RealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | New Yorker

    In early 2014, after Russia annexed Crimea, pro-Russia separatists in the north of Ukraine, with Russian President Vladimir Putin's backing, seized parts of the border area near Donetsk. After those rebels were blamed for shooting down a Malaysian passenger jet flying over eastern Ukraine that summer, President Obama convinced Europe to impose economic sanctions, which have devastated the Russian economy.

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  13. Putin ally says Chechen spies infiltrate Islamic State in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    MOSCOW: Chechen spies loyal to the Kremlin have infiltrated Islamic State in Syria and are gathering intelligence the Russian air force uses to select bombing targets, the hardline leader of Chechnya told Russian state TV. Ramzan Kadyrov, who as a close ally of President Vladimir Putin keeps tight control of a mostly Muslim region with a history of rebellion against Moscow, said Chechens had trained alongside Islamic State fighters at the start of the Syrian war.

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  14. Russia says Blatter, Platini to be invited to World CupRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... was quoted as saying. "We will invite them, I see no problems with the events we are hosting." President Vladimir Putin has called Blatter "a very respected person" who had done much for the development of global soccer, fostered it as a form of ...

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  15. New tanks 'needed'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... this week, according to a Russian embassy official. The official said Mr Patrushev, who is one of President Vladimir Putin's close aides, will hold talks with Gen Prawit over security issues, but did not elaborate if the tank purchase is on the ...

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  16. 'Kremlin's banker' Sergei Pugachev guilty of contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Independent

    The man once known as "the Kremlin's banker" and who was a close friend of Vladimir Putin is facing two years in jail after yesterday being found guilty of 12 charges of contempt of court. Sergei Pugachev, who has three young children with the socialite Alexandra Tolstoy, fled the UK after his assets were frozen during a major fraud trial in which he was accused of embezzling more than A 655m.

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  17. ANALYSIS: Russia, US compete to ally with Kurds in ISIS fightRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to be making another shrewd play for power in the Middle East by allying with the Kurds, in a step that undermines United States and Turkish policy in the region. Russia-Turkey relations have deteriorated since the crisis over the downing of a Russian aircraft in November.

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  18. Belarusian leader says Russia will offer bailoutRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    President Alexander Lukashenko said Monday that he has secured Russian President Vladimir Putin's promise to help shore up the Belarusian economy, which has suffered from recession in Russia, its main export market. Lukashenko didn't elaborate, but Belarus is seeking a $2-billion loan from a Moscow-dominated economic alliance.

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  19. Russian troops put on high alert as part of massive drillsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    President Vladimir Putin has scrambled thousands of troops and hundreds of warplanes across southwestern Russia for large-scale military drills intended to test the troops' readiness amid continuing tensions with the West. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that military units were put on combat alert early Monday, marking the launch of the exercise that involves troops of the Southern Military District.

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  20. Christie seeks momentum, pounds Rubio on primary eveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... all you do is repeat them over and over again no matter what the other person says. You can't do that with Vladimir Putin sitting across the table from you," Christie continued. "Can you imagine if that scene happened with Vladimir Putin sitting ...

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