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Market Watch
The latest scary way Russia is striking out at dissentLesin, a Putin adviser-turned-defector who was bludgeoned to death in a Washing
The latest scary way Russia is striking out at dissent
Market Watch / Posted 9 hours ago
Lesin, a Putin adviser-turned-defector who was bludgeoned to death in a Washington hotel room. More recently, Russia’s Interfax news agency reported July 7 that Alexander Poteyev, a former officer in Russia’s foreign intelligence service, had... Read more
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Canberra Times
Russia to appeal against Rio Paralympics ban in Swiss courton their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal
Russia to appeal against Rio Paralympics ban in Swiss court
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
on their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) president Vladimir Lukin as saying. Earlier this week the... Read more
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News.com.au
Russia to resume private flights to Turkeyconflict. The first applications for charters to Turkey have already been subm
Russia to resume private flights to Turkey
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
conflict. The first applications for charters to Turkey have already been submitted, Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov told Interfax news agency on Sunday. The travel ban is estimated to have caused billions of dollars in losses for the Turkish... Read more
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dna
Rio Paralympics: Russia to appeal against ban in courton their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal
Rio Paralympics: Russia to appeal against ban in court
dna / Posted yesterday
on their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. Earlier this... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Russia to appeal Rio ban in courton their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal
Russia to appeal Rio ban in court
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
on their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. Earlier this... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workersin Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workers
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
in Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative of Kyrgyz immigrants in Moscow, told the Interfax news agency. "Most of them came to Moscow to earn money," he said. "They were in a changing room and could not get... Read more
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WA Today
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workersin Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workers
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
in Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative of Kyrgyz immigrants in Moscow, told the Interfax news agency. "Most of them came to Moscow to earn money," he said. "They were in a changing room and could not get... Read more
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The Age
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workersin Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workers
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
in Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative of Kyrgyz immigrants in Moscow, told the Interfax news agency. "Most of them came to Moscow to earn money," he said. "They were in a changing room and could not get... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workersin Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative of Kyrgyz immigrants in Moscow, told the Interfax news agency. "Most of them came to Moscow to earn money," he said. "They were in a changing room and could not get... Read more
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Canberra Times
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workersin Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative
Moscow warehouse fire kills at least 17 migrant workers
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
in Russia. "All victims are young women," Abdygani Shakirov, a representative of Kyrgyz immigrants in Moscow, told the Interfax news agency. "Most of them came to Moscow to earn money," he said. "They were in a changing room and could not get... Read more
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EuroNews
At least 17 dead in Moscow warehouse fire: Russian ministryby a broken lamp in a room containing large quantities of flammable liquids and
At least 17 dead in Moscow warehouse fire: Russian ministry
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
by a broken lamp in a room containing large quantities of flammable liquids and paper products, according to the ministry. Interfax news agency reported the blaze spread through a lift shaft to the room in which the people were killed. The Moscow... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
At least 16 killed in Moscow warehouse fireproducts. “The fire spread from the first floor through the elevator shaft to
At least 16 killed in Moscow warehouse fire
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
products. “The fire spread from the first floor through the elevator shaft to the room in which the people were killed,” Interfax news agency quoted Denisov as saying. Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin wrote on Twitter that the people injured in the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Russia to appeal against Rio ban in courton their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal
Russia to appeal against Rio ban in court
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
on their athletes from competing in next month's Rio Paralympics. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. Earlier this... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Russian Paralympic Committee to appeal against Rio ban in courtuphold a blanket ban on their athletes for next month’s Rio Games. “The appeal
Russian Paralympic Committee to appeal against Rio ban in court
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
uphold a blanket ban on their athletes for next month’s Rio Games. “The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court,” the Interfax news agency quoted RPC president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. Earlier this week the Lausanne-based CAS,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Russia appeals to Swiss court over CAS rulingcompete "We have appealed to Swiss justice (over the CAS ruling)," Russian Par
Russia appeals to Swiss court over CAS ruling
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
compete "We have appealed to Swiss justice (over the CAS ruling)," Russian Paralympic Committee head Vladimir Lukin told Interfax news agency on Friday, without giving any further details. Lukin added that at least 266 Paralympians were to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia to appeal against Rio ban in courtuphold a blanket ban on their athletes for next month's Rio Games. "The appeal
Russia to appeal against Rio ban in court
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
uphold a blanket ban on their athletes for next month's Rio Games. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted RPC president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. Earlier this week the Lausanne-based CAS,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia will appeal against Rio ban in Swiss courtblanket ban on their athletes competing at next month's Rio Games. "The appeal
Russia will appeal against Rio ban in Swiss court
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
blanket ban on their athletes competing at next month's Rio Games. "The appeal has been launched in the Swiss court," the Interfax news agency quoted RFC president Vladimir Lukin as saying on Friday. The appeal will be held on Monday. Earlier... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia starts military drills in its southern regions - Interfaxmilitary drills involving around 8,000 soldiers and more than 2,000 vehicles in
Russia starts military drills in its southern regions - Interfax
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
military drills involving around 8,000 soldiers and more than 2,000 vehicles in its southern regions of Chechnya and Dagestan, Interfax news agency reported on Friday, citing the Defence Ministry. (Reporting by Katya Golubkova; Editing by Paul T... Read more
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DW
Putin: Paralympic ban is 'outside the law, morality, humanity' |"to show all their skills." At the competitions, "the reward for the champions
Putin: Paralympic ban is 'outside the law, morality, humanity' |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
"to show all their skills." At the competitions, "the reward for the champions and winners will be the same as it would have been at the end of the Paralympic Games," the Kremlin chief said. dj/jil (SID, Interfax, AP, AFP, dpa, Reuters)DW recomme... Read more
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asianage
‘Drunk’ man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to policeonline in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to cor
‘Drunk’ man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to police
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
online in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to corporate and personal bankruptcy in Russia, Interfax news agency reported. “Why am I doing this?” a man said in a video uploaded to YouTube on Wednesday, the source of... Read more
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asianage
�Drunk' man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to policeonline in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to cor
�Drunk' man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to police
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
online in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to corporate and personal bankruptcy in Russia, Interfax news agency reported. “Why am I doing this?” a man said in a video uploaded to YouTube on Wednesday, the source of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Drunk’ man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to policeonline in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to cor
‘Drunk’ man who took hostages in Moscow bank surrenders to police
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
online in which he claimed that the siege was intended to draw attention to corporate and personal bankruptcy in Russia, Interfax news agency reported. “Why am I doing this?” a man said in a video uploaded to YouTube on Wednesday, the source of... Read more
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The Forward
Russian TV Doubles Down on Jewish Titanic Sinking Conspiracy Theoryminister Olga Vasilyeva to clarify her attitude to the era of terror under Jose
Russian TV Doubles Down on Jewish Titanic Sinking Conspiracy Theory
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
minister Olga Vasilyeva to clarify her attitude to the era of terror under Joseph Stalin, following statements attributed to her suggesting that she had praised the efficiency of state organizations under the Soviet dictator, Interfax... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Controversy Erupts In Russia Over Report On Female Genital Mutilationeven said that all women should be circumcised "to end depravity on Earth and r
Controversy Erupts In Russia Over Report On Female Genital Mutilation
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
even said that all women should be circumcised "to end depravity on Earth and reduce sexuality." The Russian news agency, Interfax, promptly contacted the mufti to ask if what he said was an endorsement of FGM. Berdiev expanded on the theme,... Read more
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DW
Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes |that, after all the difficulties, we are heading to peace, prosperity and the E
Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
that, after all the difficulties, we are heading to peace, prosperity and the European perspective," he said, "and these weapons and military hardware will bring the day of victory closer." dj/jil (AP, Reuters, AFP, dpa, Interfax)DW... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikesquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, wh
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikes
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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FOX News
Russia stops using Iran base for Syria strikes, Iran claimsquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, wh
Russia stops using Iran base for Syria strikes, Iran claims
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Russian raids from Iran airbase 'over for now': Tehrancountries consider it necessary and reach the relevant agreements, what sort of
Russian raids from Iran airbase 'over for now': Tehran
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
countries consider it necessary and reach the relevant agreements, what sort of problems can there be?" he told Russia's Interfax news agency. "For the time being, there are no [Russians] remaining in Hamedan" airbase, he added. Ghasemi's... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syria war: Russian raids from Iran base 'over for now'consider it necessary and reach the relevant agreements, what sort of problems
Syria war: Russian raids from Iran base 'over for now'
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
consider it necessary and reach the relevant agreements, what sort of problems can there be?" Dzhagaryan told Russia's Interfax news agency on Monday. "For the time being, there are no (Russians) remaining in Hamedan" airbase, he added. Iran... Read more
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Boston Herald
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikesquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, wh
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikes
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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International Business Times
Showjumping Ukrainian MP facing embezzlement charges flees to Londongas company, UkrGasVydobuvannya, causing losses to the state of around 3bn hrvn
Showjumping Ukrainian MP facing embezzlement charges flees to London
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
gas company, UkrGasVydobuvannya, causing losses to the state of around 3bn hrvna (£90m), claims he denies. In July, Interfax reported that he was in London, applying for a residence permit and asking for political asylum from the British... Read more
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The Hill
Russia stops using Iranian airbase 'for now'on state TV, according to The Associated Press. Russia’s ambassador to Tehran,
Russia stops using Iranian airbase 'for now'
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
on state TV, according to The Associated Press. Russia’s ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, also confirmed to the Interfax news agency that all of Moscow’s warplanes have withdrawn from Iran, according to the AP. But, Dzhagaryan added... Read more
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Orange County Register
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikesquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran’s Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, wh
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikes
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran’s Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbors, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia’s ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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CTV News
Iran: Russia has stopped using its base for Syria strikesquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbours, w
Iran: Russia has stopped using its base for Syria strikes
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbours, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Russia says all planes have left Iran baseand Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will sto
Russia says all planes have left Iran base
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
and Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will stop using the base for the time being. The Interfax news agency on Monday quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran Levan Dzhagaryan as confirming that all warplanes have... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikesquiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbours, w
Iran: Russia has stopped using Iran base for Syria strikes
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
quiet. Its announcement likely worried Iran's Sunni-ruled Mideast neighbours, which host American military personnel. The Interfax news agency on Monday also quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran, Levan Dzhagaryan, as confirming that all of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Russia says all planes have left Iran baseand Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will sto
Russia says all planes have left Iran base
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
and Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will stop using the base for the time being. The Interfax news agency on Monday quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran Levan Dzhagaryan as confirming that all warplanes have... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Russia says all planes have left Iran baseand Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will sto
Russia says all planes have left Iran base
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
and Tehran. Iran's Foreign Ministry, however, said Monday that Russia will stop using the base for the time being. The Interfax news agency on Monday quoted Russia's ambassador to Tehran Levan Dzhagaryan as confirming that all warplanes have... Read more
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The Seattle Times
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadlyLesin, 57, in a Washington hotel room last year, not the heart attack his colle
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadly
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
Lesin, 57, in a Washington hotel room last year, not the heart attack his colleagues first said. In July, the Russian Interfax news agency reported that Alexander Poteyev, 64, an intelligence officer accused of defecting and betraying a ring... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Russia probes attack on police claimed by ISISwebsites and came from the mainly Muslim North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, a
Russia probes attack on police claimed by ISIS
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
websites and came from the mainly Muslim North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, a source in Russian security forces told Interfax news agency on Friday. A separate security source confirmed to the RIA Novosti state news agency that the attackers... Read more
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iafrica.com
Russia investigating 'IS' attackwebsites and came from the mainly Muslim North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, a
Russia investigating 'IS' attack
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
websites and came from the mainly Muslim North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, a source in Russian security forces told Interfax news agency on Friday. A separate security source confirmed to the RIA Novosti state news agency that the attackers... Read more
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International Business Times
Larry King 'received $225k' from Ukraine funds linked to Donald Trump aidepublication Ukrayinska Pravda Sevgil Musaieva-Borovyk confirmed that King had r
Larry King 'received $225k' from Ukraine funds linked to Donald Trump aide
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
publication Ukrayinska Pravda Sevgil Musaieva-Borovyk confirmed that King had received those funds for the interview, Interfax Ukraine reported. The interview between Larry King and Mikola Azarov which the US broadcaster was allegedly paid... Read more
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dna
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all womenCaucasus region, said yesterday that if FGM "could be applied to all women, tha
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all women
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Caucasus region, said yesterday that if FGM "could be applied to all women, that would be very good" in an interview with Interfax news agency. The practice, which ranges from pricking of the clitoris to its complete removal, causes infections... Read more
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The Manila Times
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all womenCaucasus region, said Wednesday that if FGM “could be applied to all women, tha
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all women
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
Caucasus region, said Wednesday that if FGM “could be applied to all women, that would be very good” in an interview with Interfax news agency. The practice, which ranges from pricking of the clitoris to its complete removal, causes infections... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Outrage in Russia after religious leaders back female genital mutilationon earth, so that sexuality is minimized,” Mr Berdiyev, a prominent figure in D
Outrage in Russia after religious leaders back female genital mutilation
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
on earth, so that sexuality is minimized,” Mr Berdiyev, a prominent figure in Dagestan, told a correspondent from Interfax, a Russian news agency. “The Almighty created woman to bear and raise children,” he added. “[Circumcision] would... Read more
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International Business Times
Russian mufti calls for universal female genital mutilationcould be forced upon all women that would be "very good". Berdiyev made the co
Russian mufti calls for universal female genital mutilation
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
could be forced upon all women that would be "very good". Berdiyev made the controversial comments to Russia's official Interfax news agency as he responded to a human right's report which urged for an end to the practice in the North Caucuses.... Read more
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DW
Russian mufti: Carry out genital mutilation on 'all women' |(pictured above), mufti of Russia's North Caucasus Muslim Coordination Center,
Russian mufti: Carry out genital mutilation on 'all women' |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
(pictured above), mufti of Russia's North Caucasus Muslim Coordination Center, said according to the Russian news agency Interfax. The agency added he went on to say, "it is necessary to reduce a woman's sexuality and it would be good if this... Read more
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DW
Poroshenko hints at martial law as fighting spikes in Ukraine |stance is a defensive one. Everybody is interested in resolving the conflict pe
Poroshenko hints at martial law as fighting spikes in Ukraine |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
stance is a defensive one. Everybody is interested in resolving the conflict peacefully," he told the Russian news agency Interfax. "However, if the opponent moves forward, we would be forced to provide an adequate response." New tensions between... Read more
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Lake Placid News
3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraineflares up, we will have to introduce martial law and declare a mobilization," P
3 government troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 days ago
flares up, we will have to introduce martial law and declare a mobilization," Poroshenko said in comments carried by the Interfax news agency. Separatist officials in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk also reported heavy shelling of their... Read more
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Raw Story
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all womenCaucasus region, said Wednesday that if FGM “could be applied to all women, tha
Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation of all women
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
Caucasus region, said Wednesday that if FGM “could be applied to all women, that would be very good” in an interview with Interfax news agency. The practice, which ranges from pricking of the clitoris to its complete removal, causes infections... Read more
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