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Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s plane

Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s planeRate this post Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s plane Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s planeA Russian fighter jet warded off a NATO military aircraft that approach the passenger plane carrying Russia’s defense minister, Moscow State television airing this footage showing the […]

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Thousands protest in Moscow, challenging Putin’s rule

Thousands protest in Moscow, challenging Putin’s ruleRate this post Thousands protest in Moscow, challenging Putin’s rule Thousands protest in Moscow, challenging Putin’s ruleThe Russian President, Vladimir Putin, facing down one of the biggest challenges in 20 years in power. More than 50,000 protesters marching over the weekend in Moscow, demanding economic and political reform, Fox […]

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Russia: Moscow election protest attracts huge crowd

Russia: Moscow election protest attracts huge crowdRate this post Russia: Moscow election protest attracts huge crowd Russia: Moscow election protest attracts huge crowdDerusha, tens of thousands of opposition supporters on Saturday protest ever under President Vladimir Putin officials allow independent municipal election approaches. Monitoring group says more than 300 people across the country. In recent […]

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Russians reflect on 20 years of Putin | AFP

Russians reflect on 20 years of Putin | AFPRate this post Russians reflect on 20 years of Putin | AFP Russians reflect on 20 years of Putin | AFPTwenty years ago, Russian president Boris Yeltsin appointed his fourth prime minister in less than 18 months: Vladimir Putin, then a relatively unknown security services chief with […]

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Trump pulls U.S. out of 1987 nuclear pact with Russia

Trump pulls U.S. out of 1987 nuclear pact with RussiaRate this post Trump pulls U.S. out of 1987 nuclear pact with Russia Trump pulls U.S. out of 1987 nuclear pact with RussiaAfter more than 30 years, the United States has formally withdrawing from a nuclear weapons agreement with Russia, the intermediate-range nuclear forces treaty or […]

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Hundreds detained at political protest in Moscow

Hundreds detained at political protest in MoscowRate this post Hundreds detained at political protest in Moscow Hundreds detained at political protest in MoscowProtesters once again took to the streets of Moscow Saturday, decrying the exclusion of some independent and opposition candidates for upcoming city council election that has shaken up Russia’s political scene. Moscow police […]

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Hundreds detained at political protest in Moscow

Hundreds detained at political protest in MoscowRate this post Hundreds detained at political protest in Moscow Hundreds detained at political protest in MoscowOver 600 people were arrested in Moscow during an unauthorised protest Saturday, thousands of to the streets to demonstrate against the exclusion of some independent in opposition candidates from upcoming city council elections, […]

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