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The Washington Times
Russians fear Pokemon Go a Western plot to destabilize nation from withinconscript or other soldier takes and photographs it with his camera,” Aleksande
Russians fear Pokemon Go a Western plot to destabilize nation from within
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
conscript or other soldier takes and photographs it with his camera,” Aleksander Mikhailov, a retired major general of the Federal Security Service, told state news agency RIA Novosti. “It’s recruitment by one’s own personal desire and without any... Read more
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International Business Times
Russia now collecting encryption keys to decode information from Facebook, WhatsApp and Telegram Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) has announced it now has the capability
Russia now collecting encryption keys to decode information from Facebook, WhatsApp and Telegram
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) has announced it now has the capability to collect encryption keys that would give it the back door into popular internet services such as Facebook, Gmail, WhatsApp and Telegram in order to spy on users'... Read more
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Christian Today
How controversy over a march to celebrate the conversion of Russia highlights divisions in Ukraine100 miles from the pro-Russia separatist stronghold of Donetsk, and rumours tha
How controversy over a march to celebrate the conversion of Russia highlights divisions in Ukraine
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
100 miles from the pro-Russia separatist stronghold of Donetsk, and rumours that it serves as a Ukrainian outpost for the Federal Security Service (FSB) have heightened suspicions in Ukraine about the purpose of the marches. However, organisers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gruesome discovery as half a tonne of severed BEAR PAWS are seizedfor Tongjiang city in the Heilongjiang province of China, the Siberian Times re
Gruesome discovery as half a tonne of severed BEAR PAWS are seized
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
for Tongjiang city in the Heilongjiang province of China, the Siberian Times reported. A joint operation was mounted by Federal Security Service operatives and customs investigators. Animal rights groups have previously said Chinese black... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hundreds of 'suicide bombers' in 24-hour surveillance before Russian World Cupand French atrocities. Russian FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov claims 3,000 Russ
Hundreds of 'suicide bombers' in 24-hour surveillance before Russian World Cup
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
and French atrocities. Russian FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov claims 3,000 Russians have trained in Afghanistan and Syria Federal Security Service - FSB - director Bortnikov said of the 3,000 battle-trained jihadists: “They become active preachers... Read more
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New Kerala
UN anti-crime chief calls for greater prevention efforts, youth advocacy to fight terrorism - newkerala.com #96684Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), at the opening of the 15th Meeting of Heads
UN anti-crime chief calls for greater prevention efforts, youth advocacy to fight terrorism - newkerala.com #96684
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), at the opening of the 15th Meeting of Heads of Special Services, Security Agencies and Law Enforcement Organizations being held in St. Petersburg, Russia, under the auspices of the Russian Federal Security Ser... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic banand oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic ban
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
and oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The "systematic scheme" included efforts by the Federal Security Service, the country's main successor to the Soviet-era KGB, to swap out athletes' positive urine samples at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic banand oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic ban
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
and oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The "systematic scheme" included efforts by the Federal Security Service, the country's main successor to the Soviet-era KGB, to swap out athletes' positive urine samples at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic banand oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The
Vladimir Putin says many Russian athletes treated unfairly over Olympic ban
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
and oversaw the manipulation" of athletes' test results from 2011 to 2015. The "systematic scheme" included efforts by the Federal Security Service, the country's main successor to the Soviet-era KGB, to swap out athletes' positive urine samples at... Read more
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USA Today
Vladimir Putin: Russian athletes 'unfairly' targeted by doping authoritiesdoping for its track and field athletes. Another WADA investigation, this one r
Vladimir Putin: Russian athletes 'unfairly' targeted by doping authorities
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
doping for its track and field athletes. Another WADA investigation, this one released earlier this month, alleged Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) swapped out samples during the 2014 Sochi Olympics to protect Russian athletes from doping... Read more
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Gawker
Kremlin Dismisses U.S. Spy Agencies' Theory That Russia Hacked the DNC“metadata” left on documents that were released before WikiLeaks’ publication o
Kremlin Dismisses U.S. Spy Agencies' Theory That Russia Hacked the DNC
Gawker / Posted 2 days ago
“metadata” left on documents that were released before WikiLeaks’ publication of the larger trove, concludes that the Federal Security Service, known as the F.S.B., entered the committee’s networks last summer. The G.R.U., a competing,... Read more
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express
Putin's top counter-intelligence spy says 2,900 Russians have been trained in terror campssuicide bombers are under security service surveillance in Russia, which will h
Putin's top counter-intelligence spy says 2,900 Russians have been trained in terror camps
express / Posted 2 days ago
suicide bombers are under security service surveillance in Russia, which will host the 2018 football World Cup finals. Federal Security Service (FSB) director Alexander Bortnikov warned of the threat facing Russia from returnees from terrorist... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
John Helmer: The New Byzantine Alliance – Will Russia and Turkey Revolutionize the Center of the Old World?Service (SVR) chief, Mikhail Fradkov; the deputy director of the council, Rashi
John Helmer: The New Byzantine Alliance – Will Russia and Turkey Revolutionize the Center of the Old World?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
Service (SVR) chief, Mikhail Fradkov; the deputy director of the council, Rashid Nurgaliyev; and the head of the Federal Security Service (FSB), Alexander Bortnikov. Russian sources dismiss the foreign press narrative of last week’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Juha Saarinen: Be ready when Cozy Bear comes knockingcomputers for over a year. Security vendor Crowdstrike was early to spot digit
Juha Saarinen: Be ready when Cozy Bear comes knocking
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
computers for over a year. Security vendor Crowdstrike was early to spot digital fingerprints from Russia's military and federal security services when it analysed the DNC servers in June. Other security companies have since then come to the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Was That A Russian Spy, Or Am I Getting Paranoid?reporters, dissidents and human rights activists. Stories of being harassed by
Was That A Russian Spy, Or Am I Getting Paranoid?
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
reporters, dissidents and human rights activists. Stories of being harassed by Russian spies, particularly those in the Federal Security Service, or FSB, the domestic successor to the KGB. Some of the tales sound like they were ripped from the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Was That A Russian Spy, Or Am I Getting Paranoid?reporters, dissidents and human rights activists. Stories of being harassed by
Was That A Russian Spy, Or Am I Getting Paranoid?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
reporters, dissidents and human rights activists. Stories of being harassed by Russian spies, particularly those in the Federal Security Service, or FSB, the domestic successor to the KGB. Some of the tales sound like they were ripped from the... Read more
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WA Today
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold Warresearch institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold War
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
research institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated by the KGB's modern successor, the Russian Federal Security Service. Eastern European, Baltic countries and Finland have been under this information war onslaught from... Read more
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The Age
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold Warresearch institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold War
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
research institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated by the KGB's modern successor, the Russian Federal Security Service. Eastern European, Baltic countries and Finland have been under this information war onslaught from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold Warresearch institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold War
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
research institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated by the KGB's modern successor, the Russian Federal Security Service. Eastern European, Baltic countries and Finland have been under this information war onslaught from... Read more
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Canberra Times
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold Warresearch institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold War
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
research institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated by the KGB's modern successor, the Russian Federal Security Service. Eastern European, Baltic countries and Finland have been under this information war onslaught from... Read more
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Brisbane Times
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold Warresearch institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated
DNC hack: Russia better at information war now than during Cold War
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
research institutions" devoted to the study of information warfare co-ordinated by the KGB's modern successor, the Russian Federal Security Service. Eastern European, Baltic countries and Finland have been under this information war onslaught from... Read more
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ABC News
FBI Confirms Investigation Into Massive Hack of DNCmilitary intelligence agency, was behind the cyber attack, and he was "less con
FBI Confirms Investigation Into Massive Hack of DNC
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
military intelligence agency, was behind the cyber attack, and he was "less confident in, but [had] reason to believe" the Federal Security Service (or FSB), Russia’s security service, also took part. A Russian embassy spokesman denied the... Read more
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New Kerala
WADA disappointed by IOC's decision to allow Russia at Olympics - newkerala.com #95292following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Tra
WADA disappointed by IOC's decision to allow Russia at Olympics - newkerala.com #95292
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Training of Russian National Teams and the Federal Security Service supported the doping programme in the country's sports from late 2011 to August 2015. "WADA is... Read more
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USA Today
It's a sad day for clean sport, sport officials, athletes sayand was run by officials from the Ministry of Sport, Center of Sports Preparati
It's a sad day for clean sport, sport officials, athletes say
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
and was run by officials from the Ministry of Sport, Center of Sports Preparation of the National Teams of Russia (CSP), Federal Security Service (FSB) and the Moscow and Sochi labs. “That’s what you’ve seen every step along the way is the... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC sayswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC says
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories.” The FSB is Russia’s federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC sayswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC says
KWGN Denver / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories.” The FSB is Russia’s federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC sayswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC says
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories.” The FSB is Russia’s federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Tamper proofHe said he had served athletes steroid-spiked cocktails mixed with cognac and v
Tamper proof
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
He said he had served athletes steroid-spiked cocktails mixed with cognac and vermouth, while Russia’s secret police, the Federal Security Service (FSB), had cracked the supposedly foolproof urine-sample bottles used in international competition.... Read more
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New Kerala
IOC rules out blanket ban on Russia from Rio Games ( - newkerala.com #95056following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Tra
IOC rules out blanket ban on Russia from Rio Games ( - newkerala.com #95056
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Training of Russian National Teams and the Federal Security Service supported the doping programme in the country's sports from late 2011 to August 2015. One of IOC's... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athleteswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories." The FSB is Russia's federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athleteswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories." The FSB is Russia's federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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York Daily Record
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. It revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the Disappearing... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC sayswith the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow an
Olympics: No blanket ban on Russian athletes, IOC says
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
with the active participation and assistance of the FSB, CSP and both Moscow and Sochi Laboratories." The FSB is Russia's federal security service, while the CSP is involved in the training of Russian athletes. In a statement released Monday,... Read more
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New Kerala
IOC rules out blanket ban on Russia from Rio Games - newkerala.com #95038following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Tra
IOC rules out blanket ban on Russia from Rio Games - newkerala.com #95038
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
following its findings that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Training of Russian National Teams and the Federal Security Service supported the doping programme in the country's sports late 2011 to August 2015. Competitors from... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Russia Not Banned by IOC from Rio 2016 Olympicsthat the analytical process of the Moscow Laboratory be altered. The Ministry o
Russia Not Banned by IOC from Rio 2016 Olympics
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
that the analytical process of the Moscow Laboratory be altered. The Ministry of Sport ("MofS"), RUSADA and the Russian Federal Security Service (the "FSB") were all involved in this operation. Banning a nation from the Olympics is not without... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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11 News Houston
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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USA Today
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesof Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty uri
IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Russian athletes during the Sochi Olympics and the swapping out of dirty urine for clean urine with the help of the Federal Security Service. The McLaren report revealed a much larger doping system than had previously been known. Dubbed the... Read more
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USA Today
IOC has several options as decision on Russian doping ban is expecteda system in which officials from the Ministry of Sport, Center of Sports Prepar
IOC has several options as decision on Russian doping ban is expected
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
a system in which officials from the Ministry of Sport, Center of Sports Preparation of the National Teams of Russia, the Federal Security Service and the Moscow and Sochi labs covered up more than 600 positive tests of Russian athletes in 29... Read more
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New Kerala
Gorbachev appeals to IOC not to punish 'clean' Russian athletes - newkerala.com #94543found evidence that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Training of
Gorbachev appeals to IOC not to punish 'clean' Russian athletes - newkerala.com #94543
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
found evidence that Russia's Sports Ministry and the Center for the Training of Russian National Teams and the Federal Security Service supported the doping programme in Russian sports. The commission also concluded that the system of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Russia earns full ban at RioWinter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. That
Russia earns full ban at Rio
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. That included dispatching agents of the Russian Federal Security Service, the successor of the KGB, to spirit away “dirty” urine samples from testing labs and replace them... Read more
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heraldscotland
Wada and the Russian doping saga: the story so farwas carried out in a highly organised way and had involvement of the Russian st
Wada and the Russian doping saga: the story so far
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
was carried out in a highly organised way and had involvement of the Russian state, the Russian ministry of sport and the federal security service. Loading article content Earlier this week, the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected an appeal... Read more
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Breitbart
Russian Political, Religious Officials: Pokemon Go a CIA Project that ‘Smacks of Satan’Go is a secret intelligence plot. On the state agency RIA Novosti, Aleksandr Mi
Russian Political, Religious Officials: Pokemon Go a CIA Project that ‘Smacks of Satan’
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
Go is a secret intelligence plot. On the state agency RIA Novosti, Aleksandr Mikhailov, a retired major general of the Federal Security Service (FSB), argued that players could be inadvertently feeding images to the CIA: “It’s recruitment by... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Ban the Russians from Riowhat sounds like an episode from the old "Mission: Impossible" television show,
Ban the Russians from Rio
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
what sounds like an episode from the old "Mission: Impossible" television show, the Russians also turned to an agent of the Federal Security Service (a successor to the infamous KGB) to spirit dirty urine samples out of a secured testing room at the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Ban the Russians from Riowhat sounds like an episode from the old "Mission: Impossible" television show,
Ban the Russians from Rio
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
what sounds like an episode from the old "Mission: Impossible" television show, the Russians also turned to an agent of the Federal Security Service (a successor to the infamous KGB) to spirit dirty urine samples out of a secured testing room at the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
System fails to address state-sponsored dopingand The New York Times of Russian athletes doping during the Sochi Olympics. Ru
System fails to address state-sponsored doping
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
and The New York Times of Russian athletes doping during the Sochi Olympics. Russian officials, with the help of the Federal Security Service (FSB), tampered with sample bottles to swap out dirty urine for clean urine. McLaren’s report,... Read more
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