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Talking without saying
In a context of deepening confrontation and sporadic violence in eastern Ukraine which has so far left three people dead and many more injured, Russia, the United States, and the European Union reache... (photo: EC / EU) The Hindu
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny grimaces as he listens in a court room in Kirov, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. A Russian courthouse in Kirov set Navalny free in July, the day after he was convicted of embezzlement and sentenced to five years in prison. Navalny has appealed both the conviction and the sentence.
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Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message
MOSCOW — A Moscow justice of the peace did not just fine Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny $8,400 on Tuesday for slandering a lawmaker, she left the door open to locking up the Kremlin's ... (photo: AP / Evgeny Feldman) Fresno Bee
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden addresses members of the Ukrainian parliament during a meeting Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Kiev In Ukraine, Biden Brings Array of U.S. Support
Vice President Biden arrived in Ukraine this week bringing some tangible U.S. support to a country challenged by political and military struggles both internally and from neighboring Russia. | The adm... (photo: AP / Sergei Supinsky, Pool) Real Clear Politics
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Anatoly Antonov, the head of the Russian delegation to the extraordinary conference of the states parties on the treaty on conventional armed forces in Europe (CFE Treaty) gestures as he speaks during a news conference, on Friday, June 15, 2007 at Vienna's Hofburg palace. The special meeting was called by Russia to review a European treaty that governs the use and deployment of military aircraft, tanks and other non-nuclear heavy weapons. War with Ukraine unlikely: Russia
Tweet | Moscow, April 22 (IANS) A war between Russia and Ukraine is most unlikely, a senior Russian defence official said Tuesday. | "I don't believe the Russians and Ukrainians will fight each other,... (photo: AP / Hans Punz) Newstrack India
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Top Stories
OSCE Urges Russia, EU, US to Help Implement Geneva Agreement on Ukraine OSCE Urges Russia, EU, US to Help Implement Geneva Agreement on Ukraine
MOSCOW, April 22 (RIA Novosti) – OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Didier Burkhalter has urged Russia, the EU and the US to support the implementation of last week’s... (photo: European Community / EC) Novosti
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U.S. Could Cut Afghan Troops to Below 5,000, Obama Must Turn Over Drone Memo, Tries Again on Pivot U.S. Could Cut Afghan Troops to Below 5,000, Obama Must Turn Over Drone Memo, Tries Again on Pivot
By Jordain Carney | Follow on Twitter | April 22, 2014 | By Jordain Carney ( @jordainc) | Welcome to NJ's Early Bird, today's best national security, defense, and foreign... (photo: USMC / Zachery B. Martin) National Journal
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ANALYSIS: NATO Build Up in Poland Threatens International Stability ANALYSIS: NATO Build Up in Poland Threatens International Stability
WASHINGTON, April 22 (RIA Novosti), Lyudmila Chernova – NATO’s military build-up in Poland is a dangerous and provocative development which might lead to anot... (photo: US DoD) Novosti
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President Barack Obama talks with Vice President Joe Biden before boarding Air Force One at Pittsburgh International Airport prior to departure from Pittsburgh, Pa., April 16, 2014. Ukraine crisis: Biden to meet Kiev leaders in show of support
US Vice-President Joe Biden is to meet Ukraine's new leaders in a show of support for the pro-Western government. | Mr Biden is due to discuss the upcoming elections... (photo: White House / Pete Souza) BBC News
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, left, talks with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, April. 22, 2014. Vice President Joe Biden told Ukrainian political leaders Tuesday that the United States stands with them against "humiliating threats" and encouraged them to root out corruption as they rebuild their government. In the most high-level visit of a U.S. official since crisis erupted in Ukraine, Biden told leaders from various political parties that he brings a message of support from President Barack Obama as they face a historic opportunity to usher in reforms. Bidenís Ukraine agenda
Diplomatic pressure is now showing on Russia. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrovís remark that Ukraine is to be blamed for violating the Geneva accord is incomprehensive appr... (photo: AP / Sergei Chuzavkov) Khaleej Times
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President Barack Obama gestures while speaking during his visit to a UPS shipping facility in Landover, Md., Friday, April 1, 2011. OPINION: Unwilling to Appear Weak, Obama Ambassador Pick Curbs Ties With Russia
MOSCOW, April 21 (RIA Novosti), Nikita Alentyev – US President Barack Obama’s decision to consider a hawkish candidate as US ambassador to Russia is a move ai... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Novosti
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Football Boxing
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 Manchester United´s new loan signing, the Swedish Helsingborg footballer Henrik Larsson, speaks at a press conference at the side´s Carrington training ground before his ten week spell with the club, in Manchester, England, Wednesday Dec. 20,
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Athletic Cycling
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FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, of Argentina, is congratulated by his teammate Pedro Rodriguez, center, after he scored during the Champions League round of sixteen, second leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at the Camp Nou, in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, March 7, 2012.
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