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The Moscow Central Circle or MCC (Russian: Московское це...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
The Moscow Central Circle or MCC (Russian: Московское центральное кольцо, МЦК), designated Line 14 or just Encircle Line (Russian: Окружная линия) and marked in a strawberry red/white color is a 54-kilometre-long (34 mi) orbital urban/metropolitan rail line that encircles historical Moscow. The line is rebuilt from the Little Ring of the Moscow Railway and opened to passengers on 10 September 2016. and is operated by the Moscow Government owned company MKZD through the Mosco
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Moscow mayor unveils first part of new subway circle line

TASS - 26 Feb 2018
So, it will be possible to change from Delovoy Tsentr (on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya line) to the identically named station of the Solntsevskaya line and Vystavochnaya (on the Filyovskaya line), while Shelepikha (on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya line) will ...
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Magnificent Moscow

Gisborne Herald - 03 Mar 2018
The fellow they found was patient enough to make us understand that we needed line 5, not train 5. And as all the trains that travelled past (there was one every couple of minutes) were on line 5, any one of those would be fine for us. Then as line 5 ...
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Voting underway in Russia as Putin seeks tighter grip

CW39 - 18 Mar 2018
A wave of anti-government protests in the past year suggests growing fatigue with corruption scandals seeping through the Kremlin and Putin's inner circle of oligarchs. Nonetheless, Putin is genuinely a popular figure among many Russians, who see him ...
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Russians head to the polls for election - 18 Mar 2018
By early evening, Golos had counted 2,000 incidents, including observers prevented from carrying out their work. Navalny himself tweeted a link to a video that purported to show ballot stuffing, where people post multiple votes in one ballot box, in a ...
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Russians vote as Putin seeks tighter grip on power

KCCI Des Moines - 18 Mar 2018
Putin cast his vote in Moscow on Sunday morning. "I am sure of the correctness of the course that I propose for the country," he said, according to state news agency RIA-Novosti. Russian election officials said turnout was high, with almost 64% of ...
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Russia secretly stockpiling illegal chemical weapons: Johnson

The Sydney Morning Herald - 18 Mar 2018
Britain said the stockpiling of nerve agents would amount to a violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention, which Moscow has signed. Russia's ambassador to the European Union, Vladimir Chizhov, told the BBC his country had destroyed its reserves of ...
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Trump drew a red line for Mueller; Mueller just crossed it

The Hill - 16 Mar 2018
Sater could be the “home run” for Trump critics, however. The financing laid out by Sater would have come from Vneshtorgbank, or VTB, a Russian bank already under sanctions by the United States for funding an effort to undermine Ukraine's political ...
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Putin's Russia: From basket case to resurgent superpower

Jefferson City News Tribune - 12 Mar 2018
“Any autocrat wants love,” said analyst Andrei Kolesnikov of the Carnegie Moscow Center, and Putin gets that love “from high support in elections.” Expected to win as much as 80 percent of the vote, Putin will further cement his authority over Russia ...
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LSR Group starts construction of 2 phase in ZILART

London South East (blog) - 02 Mar 2018
The 1.2 km long pedestrian boulevard named after Vesnin brothers will become the project's center of attraction with a concert hall, Hermitage-Moscow museum, theatres, shopping malls and a hotel. A landscaped park with the total area of 10 hectares ...
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Nauert's meteoric rise takes State Department by surprise - 18 Mar 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) - When the ax fell on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, his spokeswoman was half a world away, a distance he and his inner circle preferred and enforced. Now, it's Tillerson who's on his way out after his unceremonious firing by ...
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“He's a Coen Brothers Villain”

Slate Magazine - 27 Feb 2018
My adventures and misadventures in Russia are specifically a Moscow experience. This is to say that I am very cognizant of being extremely privileged in the way I was treated in Moscow, the crowd I was running with, the social circles, and also the ...
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Putin rides 'Russia First' wave towards election victory - 15 Mar 2018
Putin has spoken of the need to revive economic growth but the steps that many economists prescribe - especially shrinking the state's role in the economy - are resisted by those in the president's circle who owe their status and wealth to the state ...
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Peaceful Rallies Held For Slain Kremlin Critic Nemtsov

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 25 Feb 2018
Rallies were held in numerous cities across Russia ahead of the third anniversary of Nemtsov's murder, which drew international condemnation and highlighted the dangers faced by Russians who oppose the Kremlin. Nemtsov, a vocal critic of President ...
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Hitting Putin Where It Hurts

New York Times - 15 Mar 2018
If Britain knows where the money is coming from, it can develop smarter sanctions against Mr. Putin's inner circle. But that information has the added advantage of making it easier to spot criminal money from across the world being laundered through ...
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The Latest: Albanian copper mines closed off by heavy snow

WBOY-TV - 26 Feb 2018
Chrome and copper miners in northern Albania have not been able to go to work after heavy snow blocked mines. Some areas are languishing under 2.5 meters (8.2 feet) of snow and that's made some national roads impassable, too. Strong winds have also ...

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