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The New Zealand Herald
'Putin's banker' enlists Kiwi solicitor to untangle trustsRussian tycoon is not the only foreigner to appreciate the safe haven that New
'Putin's banker' enlists Kiwi solicitor to untangle trusts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Russian tycoon is not the only foreigner to appreciate the safe haven that New Zealand can offer. How does an Auckland solicitor come to sit on trusts linked to an exiled Russian tycoon and former billionaire? "I'd worked as a lawyer in Romania and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Stage struck: The curtain rises on an exciting theater seasonIt’s time to play the music. It’s time to light the lights. It’s time to check
Stage struck: The curtain rises on an exciting theater season
Boston Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
It’s time to play the music. It’s time to light the lights. It’s time to check out the fall theater lineup. What? You expected Muppets? While we’re all excited about the Muppets’ return to TV this fall, our city’s stages will have all the songs,... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Pamela Anderson Steals Show at Forum in Russia's Far EastThe first day of a new economic forum in Russia's far eastern city of Vladivost
Pamela Anderson Steals Show at Forum in Russia's Far East
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
The first day of a new economic forum in Russia's far eastern city of Vladivostok designed to showcase the region was dominated Thursday by Hollywood celebrity Pamela Anderson, who visited a lion injured in recent flooding and expressed her... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
103 famous faces: Answers5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter
103 famous faces: Answers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter the Great, Russian leader 8 Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister 9 Bruce Lee, martial arts actor 10 Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister 11... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenGutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he wa
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was driving a garbage truck at night through the capital's wealthier neighborhoods. The discarded reading material slowly piled up, and now the ground floor of his small... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Five totally immoral books besides 'Fun Home' Duke University students should also skipThe book is part of Duke's Common Experience Summer Reading Program, in which t
Five totally immoral books besides 'Fun Home' Duke University students should also skip
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
The book is part of Duke's Common Experience Summer Reading Program, in which the university selects a single book to be read by all incoming first-year students — a way of giving everyone a "shared intellectual experience." (The reading is... Read more
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Orange County Register
Colombian 'Lord of the Books' fills library with trashed textbooks and fairy talesBOGOTA, Colombia – A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector J
Colombian 'Lord of the Books' fills library with trashed textbooks and fairy tales
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia – A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) � A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) � A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Trashy' books: garbage collector rescues reading material for Colombian childrenBOGOTA -- A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutie
'Trashy' books: garbage collector rescues reading material for Colombian children
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA -- A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was driving a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenIn this Aug. 19, 2015 photo, Jose Alberto Gutierrez drives a garbage truck in B
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
In this Aug. 19, 2015 photo, Jose Alberto Gutierrez drives a garbage truck in Bogota, Colombia. Gutierrez is an avid read of works by authors such as Leo Tolstoy, Victor Hugo and Mario Vargas Llosa. His favorite books include “One Hundred Years of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia — A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector J
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia — A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Connecticut Post
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Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
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Live 5 News Charleston
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Salon.com
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrengallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6465713|article-gallery-6465713|0 gall
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
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ABC News
Colombian Garbage Collector Rescues Books for ChildrenA second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from
Colombian Garbage Collector Rescues Books for Children
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was driving a garbage truck... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for childrenBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collec
Colombian garbage collector rescues books for children
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A second-grade education has not stopped garbage collector Jose Gutierrez from bringing the gift of reading to thousands of Colombian children. Gutierrez started rescuing books from the trash almost 20 years ago, when he was... Read more
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Brandon Sun
'Trashy' books: garbage collector rescues reading material for Colombian childrenIn this Aug. 19, 2015 photo, garbage truck driver Jose Alberto Gutierrez search
'Trashy' books: garbage collector rescues reading material for Colombian children
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
In this Aug. 19, 2015 photo, garbage truck driver Jose Alberto Gutierrez searches for books in the trash, in Bogota, Colombia. While Gutierrez still sifts through the rubbish for additions to his library, his fame as Colombia’s “Lord of the Books”... Read more
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Independent
Chilcot inquiry: War and Peace was finished in less time than it's taken to publish report into Iraq warHad Sir John Chilcot and his team been content merely to bundle together the ve
Chilcot inquiry: War and Peace was finished in less time than it's taken to publish report into Iraq war
Independent / Posted 16 days ago
Had Sir John Chilcot and his team been content merely to bundle together the verbal evidence from witnesses with a conclusion that no one was at fault, their work would have been completed years ago. But Leo Tolstoy wrote the epic War and Peace in... Read more
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Payson Roundup
How can we achieve happiness? Part 2Last week we talked about how miserable some of the troops in my outfit were wh
How can we achieve happiness? Part 2
Payson Roundup / Posted 21 days ago
Last week we talked about how miserable some of the troops in my outfit were while we were stationed up in Iceland. In our tiny 198-man outfit we lost three men in six months. That’s a whopping 6 percent annual casualty rate; and we weren’t fighting... Read more
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Christian Today
Three of Jesus' commands we might have been getting wrongLeo Tolstoy believed Jesus taught total non-violence. Three verses in the Serm
Three of Jesus' commands we might have been getting wrong
Christian Today / Posted 22 days ago
Leo Tolstoy believed Jesus taught total non-violence. Three verses in the Sermon on the Mount are among the most famous in the New Testament. Jesus says in Matthew 5: 38-41: "I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right... Read more
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walesonline
First look images released of new epic television version of War and PeaceDowton actress Lily James as Natasha Rostov They reveal Paul Dano as Pierre, L
First look images released of new epic television version of War and Peace
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
Dowton actress Lily James as Natasha Rostov They reveal Paul Dano as Pierre, Lily James as Natasha and James Norton as Andrei. The six-part series is directed by Tom Harper, and will air this winter on BBC One. Paul Dano as Pierre Bezukhov, the... Read more
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New Kerala
'Finding Audrey' makes you double up with laughter (Book Review) Finding Audrey; Author "All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is
'Finding Audrey' makes you double up with laughter (Book Review)
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Finding Audrey; Author "All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way," wrote Leo Tolstoy. In "Finding Audrey", we enter a family which is messed up and... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russians Must Forget the Past and Think Ahead (Classical Russian culture centers on literature: Many decades after they first
Russians Must Forget the Past and Think Ahead (
The Moscow Times / Posted 30 days ago
Classical Russian culture centers on literature: Many decades after they first appeared, the works of Alexander Pushkin, Nikolai Gogol, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, Vladimir Nabokov and Mikhail Bulgakov are frequently quoted, remain the foundation... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Staff Rebel Against Priest Appointed to Head Historic Site in CrimeaEmployees working at the historic site of Chersonesus on the Crimean Peninsula
Staff Rebel Against Priest Appointed to Head Historic Site in Crimea
The Moscow Times / Posted a month ago
Employees working at the historic site of Chersonesus on the Crimean Peninsula have said they will not work under an Orthodox priest appointed director last week as a battle over the leadership of the UNESCO-protected national park... Read more
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Rappler
After Aquino: Good governance and the succession dilemmaIn War and Peace (1869), Russian literary genius Leo Tolstoy eloquently underpl
After Aquino: Good governance and the succession dilemma
Rappler / Posted a month ago
In War and Peace (1869), Russian literary genius Leo Tolstoy eloquently underplayed the impact of singular leaders (think of Napoleon Bonaparte) on the dialectical flow of history. Preempting the social scientists of the 20th century, he brilliantly... Read more
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Daily Herald
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal controlMOSCOW -- Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeol
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW -- Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
Hawaii News Now / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
KXXV Waco / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandalMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal controlMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control
New Jersey Herald / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal controlRussia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological sit
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its director. The Kremlin... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal controlMOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major arch
Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control
KXXV Waco / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its... Read more
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