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EuroNews
Romania takes key role as NATO prepares to face off with Russiaand the United States, NATO’s eastern border remains its most volatile. In the
EuroNews / Posted 11 minutes ago
and the United States, NATO’s eastern border remains its most volatile. In the wake of Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea, NATO deployed four battalion-sized battle-groups to Poland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to help secure its eastern... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Lavrov: Moscow Will Respect South Ossetian Sovereigntydivided into two by a deliberate decision.” “Back then many things were transfe
Civil Georgia / Posted 6 hours ago
divided into two by a deliberate decision.” “Back then many things were transferred from one republic to another, including Crimea, in disregard to the Soviet Constitution.” The Russian Foreign Minister touched upon the Russo-Georgian War as well,... Read more
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Reuters
Ukraine goes to WTO over Russian ban on booze, presidential sweetseach launched two trade disputes against the other at the WTO, following a coll
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each launched two trade disputes against the other at the WTO, following a collapse in relations over the annexation of Crimea in 2014 and Russian support for separatists in Ukraine’s eastern conflict. Last September Ukraine challenged Russia... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why Americans should worry about Czech electionspresident, Milos Zeman, makes a lot of friendly noises toward Russia. He recent
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
president, Milos Zeman, makes a lot of friendly noises toward Russia. He recently said to the Council of Europe that Crimea was Russian, a statement denounced by his own ministers. If Zeman wins re-election and Babis and the ANO lead the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fears over cuts to emergency homeless services in GlasgowWednesday. Homeless people who turn up at the Tradeston-based centre will be e
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Wednesday. Homeless people who turn up at the Tradeston-based centre will be expected to go to Glasgow City Mission, in Crimea Street, if it is before 11pm where they will have access to social work staff. However, after this time homeless... Read more
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DW
'Putin's friends' in Austria's right-wing FPÖ achieve strong election result |party leader Jörg Haider. The recent refugee crisis has heralded a new rise in
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party leader Jörg Haider. The recent refugee crisis has heralded a new rise in the party's popularity. Putin admirers and Crimea observers The FPÖ has maintained good relations with Russia for a long time — Haider once traveled to Moscow to meet... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukraine's nationalists mark 75th anniversary of insurgent armypretty much the same." Russia and Ukraine have been locked in a bitter feud si
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
pretty much the same." Russia and Ukraine have been locked in a bitter feud since Moscow seized the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea in 2014. Moscow was then accused of fueling a separatist conflict in two other eastern regions that has cost the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Spanish Civil War, Revisited: Pepe Escobar Fears "Lethal Response" From Madridan integrated Europe and Chancellor Angela Merkel abdicating from her role of D
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
an integrated Europe and Chancellor Angela Merkel abdicating from her role of Dispenser of Wisdom; after all, this is not Crimea. The European Commission (EC), losing the scarce credibility it still possessed, sharply ignored its own “core... Read more
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The Hindu
In pictures: Gherkin farming in Karnatakaof the 30 districts in the state. The depreciation of the rouble following sanc
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
of the 30 districts in the state. The depreciation of the rouble following sanctions to punish Russia for its annexation of Crimea in 2014, led to a winter of discontent for farmers in Karnataka. Russians, who are known to favour the gherkin,... Read more
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Breitbart
Iranian Commander Vows Revenge: ‘We Have Buried Many Like Trump’number Vyacheslav Volodin, who blasted “the use of sanctions as a tool to advan
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
number Vyacheslav Volodin, who blasted “the use of sanctions as a tool to advance personal standards.” Russia, of course, is under sanctions for activities ranging from the annexation of Crimea to interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential elect... Read more
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The Hindu
Crimea and punishmentthe monsoons arrived, something unexpected happened: Russian soldiers took over
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
the monsoons arrived, something unexpected happened: Russian soldiers took over the courthouses and government buildings of Crimea. The Russian annexation of Crimea had begun. Despite international outrage, a referendum was conducted. Eventually, a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
North Korea and football fan security on agenda as Boris Johnson visits RussiaForeign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over S
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
Foreign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over Syria, Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea. Officials said that Mr Johnson's visit should not be seen as a return to "business as usual" but as part of the UK's... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
North Korea and football fan security on agenda as Boris Johnson visits RussiaForeign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over S
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Foreign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over Syria, Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea. Officials said that Mr Johnson's visit should not be seen as a return to "business as usual" but as part of the UK's... Read more
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The News and Star
North Korea and football fan security on agenda as Boris Johnson visits RussiaForeign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over S
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Foreign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over Syria, Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea. Officials said that Mr Johnson's visit should not be seen as a return to "business as usual" but as part of the UK's... Read more
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Whitehaven News
North Korea and football fan security on agenda as Boris Johnson visits RussiaForeign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over S
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
Foreign Office said that the UK still has "deep differences" with Russia over Syria, Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea. Officials said that Mr Johnson's visit should not be seen as a return to "business as usual" but as part of the UK's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukraine bans Russian banknote with Crimea imageKIEV: Ukraine said on Friday (Oct 13) it was banning a new Russian banknote sho
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
KIEV: Ukraine said on Friday (Oct 13) it was banning a new Russian banknote showing an image of the Crimean peninsula that the Kremlin annexed in 2014. The announcement came one day after Moscow unveiled a new note worth 200 roubles (US$3.50)... Read more
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EuroNews
Too little cash, too much politics, leaves UNESCO fighting for lifeof the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body’s “Memory of the World” programme. Rus
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body’s “Memory of the World” programme. Russia and Ukraine have been at odds over Crimea, with Kiev accusing Moscow of trying to legitimise its annexation of the territory through UNESCO. “Whoever takes over... Read more
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DW
Hungary threatens Ukraine's EU ties over new education law |to the fact that its eastern neighbors are exploiting language for propaganda p
DW / Posted 3 days ago
to the fact that its eastern neighbors are exploiting language for propaganda purposes. Russia justified its annexation of Crimea and its incursion into eastern Ukraine by claiming it needed to "protect Russian-speaking citizens." That claim,... Read more
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Reuters
Too little cash, too much politics, leaves UNESCO fighting for lifeof the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body’s “Memory of the World” program. Russi
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body’s “Memory of the World” program. Russia and Ukraine have been at odds over Crimea, with Kiev accusing Moscow of trying to legitimize its annexation of the territory through UNESCO. “Whoever takes... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Too little cash, too much politics, leaves UNESCO fighting for lifeof the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body's "Memory of the World" programme. Rus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in the body's "Memory of the World" programme. Russia and Ukraine have been at odds over Crimea, with Kiev accusing Moscow of trying to legitimise its annexation of the territory through UNESCO. "Whoever takes... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Norway plans to send armoured unit close to Russian bordercountries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow's ambitions, particularl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
countries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow's ambitions, particularly following its annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region in 2014 and its naval and air force manoeuvres in the region. "The security situation has become more... Read more
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EuroNews
Norway plans to send armoured unit close to Russian bordercountries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow’s ambitions, particularl
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
countries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow’s ambitions, particularly following its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region in 2014 and its naval and air force manoeuvres in the region. “The security situation has become more... Read more
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Reuters
Norway plans to send armored unit close to Russian bordercountries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow’s ambitions, particularl
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
countries have grown increasingly alarmed about Moscow’s ambitions, particularly following its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region in 2014 and its naval and air force maneuvers in the region. “The security situation has become more... Read more
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DW
Germany warns Donald Trump against decertifying Iran deal |close economic and business ties with Russia, although those have soured in rec
DW / Posted 4 days ago
close economic and business ties with Russia, although those have soured in recent years following Russia's annexation of Crimea. Berlin, and Gabriel in particular, have also been working to boost relations with China. "A denunciation of the Iran... Read more
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asianage
Russia objects to flag removal at shut diplomatic buildingsbetween the US and Russia, which have slumped to their lowest point since the C
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
between the US and Russia, which have slumped to their lowest point since the Cold War following the Kremlin's seizure of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. The West imposed punishing sanctions on Russia over its meddling in its ex-Soviet neighbour,... Read more
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DW
Germany's Sigmar Gabriel warns Donald Trump: revoking Iran deal could push EU to Russia and China |close economic and business ties with Russia, although those have soured in rec
DW / Posted 4 days ago
close economic and business ties with Russia, although those have soured in recent years following Russia's annexation of Crimea. Berlin, and Gabriel in particular, have also been working to boost relations with China. "A denunciation of the Iran... Read more
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The Washington Times
Behind the Curtain: Czechs may take a step back in upcoming votein Syria and Ukraine, may be re-elected in January 2018. The West imposed sanc
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
in Syria and Ukraine, may be re-elected in January 2018. The West imposed sanctions on Russia after the annexation of Crimea and the subsequent support of the pro-Russian secessionist rebellion in eastern Ukraine. Mr. Zeman has gone so far as... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump's Iran plans driving EU toward Russia and China - Germanyhas close economic and business ties with Russia, although relations have soure
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
has close economic and business ties with Russia, although relations have soured since Moscow's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region. Berlin is also working to expand ties with China. Gabriel is expected to leave his post in coming months... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's Iran plans driving EU toward Russia and China: Germanyhas close economic and business ties with Russia, although relations have soure
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
has close economic and business ties with Russia, although relations have soured since Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region. Berlin is also working to expand ties with China. Gabriel is expected to leave his post in coming months... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Moscow assails US over flag removals amid consulate disputebetween the US and Russia, which have slumped to their lowest point since the C
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
between the US and Russia, which have slumped to their lowest point since the Cold War following the Kremlin's seizure of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. The West imposed punishing sanctions on Russia over its meddling in its ex-Soviet neighbour,... Read more
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express
Russian mercenaries in Syriaceremony. Other leaders include decorated former senior Russian army personnel
express / Posted 4 days ago
ceremony. Other leaders include decorated former senior Russian army personnel. The force enabled Russia to deploy in Crimea, other areas of Ukraine and Syria, while denying its soldiers were on the ground. The funding for the secret army is... Read more
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DW
Russia unveils new Crimea-themed bank note |unveiled the new green-tinged banknote during a press conference on Thursday, s
DW / Posted 4 days ago
unveiled the new green-tinged banknote during a press conference on Thursday, saying that the decision to depict images of Crimea on the tender "reflects the desire of the people of Russia to see these symbols on notes." The Russian bank's move... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Russian firms including MH17 missile maker skirt sanctions to buy Microsoft productsand explicitly blacklist Almaz-Antey. Other sanctions forbid US entities from
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
and explicitly blacklist Almaz-Antey. Other sanctions forbid US entities from supplying goods, services or technology to Crimea. But Glavgosexpertiza, a state design bureau helping to build a bridge from the Russian mainland to isolated Crimea,... Read more
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EuroNews
G7 group should invite Putin to next summit - German FDP leaderRussia used to be part of the Group of Eight (G8) meetings until it was suspend
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
Russia used to be part of the Group of Eight (G8) meetings until it was suspended in 2014 after it annexed Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula following an uprising in Kiev that toppled its pro-Moscow president. Merkel is trying to form a three-way... Read more
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Reuters
Ukraine's controversial law reforms open to revision: Justice Ministerrun-up up to the 2014 revolution. The eastern European nation, which is in a d
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
run-up up to the 2014 revolution. The eastern European nation, which is in a dispute with Russia over its annexation of Crimea, passed amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code last week that anti-corruption groups say severely limits the time... Read more
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Zero Hedge
NATO "Concerned By Russia's Military Buildup Close To Our Borders"of NATO said this on October 9th, speaking in NATO member Romania, right across
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
of NATO said this on October 9th, speaking in NATO member Romania, right across the Black Sea from Russia’s region of Crimea (which had always been part of Russia except for the brief period 1954-2014, when the Soviet dictator arbitrarily... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft is Putin a stop to Russian-sanctions-busting IT resellersMicrosoft is investigating how some of its products were sold to businesses and
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
Microsoft is investigating how some of its products were sold to businesses and government offices within Russia and Crimea despite strict sanctions against such sales. El Reg understands the American software giant has been probing these... Read more
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express
'It's a violation' Russia 'concerned' about multinational NATO forces amassing on borderabout the development of a new NATO force on Russia’s borders. The force is a
express / Posted 5 days ago
about the development of a new NATO force on Russia’s borders. The force is a response to Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. It will initially compose of a Romanian force of up to 4,000 soldiers, supported by troops from nine other... Read more
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DW
Germany would rather invest in EU defense than NATO |in the middle of Europe surrounded by NATO allies and EU partners," Taylor told
DW / Posted 5 days ago
in the middle of Europe surrounded by NATO allies and EU partners," Taylor told DW, and those were Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the migrant crisis of 2015. "She took career-threatening decisions but it changed her view of the world,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Six arrested in Russian crackdown on Crimean Tatars File photo of an activist masked by a scarf with a Crimea Tatar symbol attend
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
File photo of an activist masked by a scarf with a Crimea Tatar symbol attending a rally against the Russian annexation of Crimea (AP) October 11 2017 Six arrested in Russian crackdown on Crimean... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
Fremont Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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Missoulian
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
Missoulian / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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The World
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
The World / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
The Times and Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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The Sentinel
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
The Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
Santa Maria Times / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Russia's security agency detains 6 Crimean Tatar activistsFILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tata
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2017 file photo, Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar activists hold paper figures symbolizing victims of the Russian annexation of Crimea during a demonstration in Kiev, Ukraine. Russia's domestic security agency has... Read more
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