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9 min ago | Russia Taday

NATO plans more bases, equipment in E. Europe to confront Russia - Rasmussen

Under the pretext of an 'overt' Russian threat, NATO is pushing for a 'readiness action plan' that will bring the Cold War military bloc closer to Russian borders than ever - even despite objections from other NATO members.

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2 hrs ago | Charter97

Militants and Russians launch attack on southern Donetsk region

A column of up to 100 military vehicles is moving from Starobesheve to Telmanove in the south of the Donetsk region, the press service of the anti-terrorist operation writes on Facebook.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cavalier Daily

University Center for Politics hosts Russian ambassador

The Center for Politics hosted a public lecture Tuesday featuring Sergey Ivanovich Kislyak, current ambassador to the United States from the Russian Federation.

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Global Voices Online

With Body Bags Returning from Ukraine, 'the War' Comes Home to Russians

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Russia Taday

Russian fireworks show tops Cannes intl pyrotechnics competition

Fireworks light the sky over the Croisette during the Pyrotechnic Art Festival in Cannes, southeastern France, on August 24, 2014 With their unique and breathtaking pyro-music performance a Russian fireworks company from Kaliningrad has won the "Olympic prize in pyrotechnics" at an international fireworks festival in Cannes.

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Russia Taday

a Canada to Russia: 'We will defend our sovereignty in the Arctic'

Canada is ready for a confrontation with Russia if it expands its ambitions in the Arctic region, Foreign Minister John Baird told a Danish newspaper.

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NBC29

Russian Ambassador to U.S. Addresses UVA Class

Russia relations topped talks during a class at the University of Virginia Tuesday night with a special guest.

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St.Petersburg Times

A rise of up to 7 percent in the price of aviation fuel at Russian...

According to Rosaviatsia, the last three months have seen an average rise in the cost of aviation fuel of 6 to 7 percent.

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The Daily Beast

Russians Boots On the Ground in UkraineBy Anna Nemtsova

Hours before Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sat down for their first serious peace talks in Minsk on Tuesday, angry families of Russian paratroopers gathered outside a military base at Kastroma, deep in the Russian heartland.

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US Tech

Balver Zinn Group's Area Sales Manager to Present at IPC Standard Workshop in Russia

The Balver Zinn Group has announced that Han Raetsen, Area Sales & Support Manager, will present at the IPC Standard and Electronic Manufacturing workshop and seminar, scheduled to take place Sept.

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The Independent

Russian watchdog closes fifth McDonald's restaurant amid Ukraine tensions

Latest closure of a McDonald's restaurant in Russia comes as Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko sat down for talks on Tuesday Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Fox News

'Cannon Fodder' Ukraine captures Russian soldiers in war-torn east

The Russian government has claimed that a group of soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine had crossed the border by accident.

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Pravda

Little girl kidnapped from kindergarten and brutally murdered in Russia

Three-year-old girl Vika Vylegzhanina was kidnapped on August 14 from her kindergarten.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

International Business Times

Canada Concerned About Russia's Military Expansion in Arctic

The reaction of Canada came out, after Prime Minister Stephen Harper recently conducted his annual northern tour in the Northwest Territories with initiatives to promote fresh food production.

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Global Voices Online

Blogger Law Traps Russia's Activists in Limbo

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Silicon Alley Insider

Russia Orders Temporary Closure Of One More McDonald's Restaurant

Russian food safety watchdog said on Monday it had ordered the temporary closure of one McDonald's restaurant in the southern Stavropol region over sanitary violations.

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Mirror.co.uk

Parents face murder charge after leaving disabled son in fridge until he froze to death

Karp Ulyanov and his wife Uliana claim they were "extremely drunk" and can't remember what happened to their four-year-old son A heartless mum and dad who left their disabled young son in a fridge until he froze to death are facing murder charges.

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Voice of America

NATO Plots Defense Against Russia

A freight car loaded with self-propelled howitzers is seen at a railway station in Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov region, near the border with Ukraine, August 24, 2014.

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Scotsman.com

Russia refuses Romanov extradition to Lithuania

MOSCOW has confirmed that it will not be extraditing former Hearts owner Vladimir Romanov to Lithuania, as he has been granted asylum in Russia.

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Sofia News Agency

Seaside Property Sales to Russians Drop By 30%

The sales of Bulgarian seaside real estate to Russian citizens has dropped by 30% since end of July, reports the Nova TV national channel.

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