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For Sochi Games, Russians Trade Dour for Dazzling

New York Times - 07 Feb 2014
SOCHI, Russia — From a distance, it looks like a fluorescent oil slick, or a painting by a guy on a mood-lifting tab of acid, or an accident involving every fruit flavor of Dunkin' Donuts Coolattas. But visitors here need not settle for a distant look ...
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House punishes Russia, blocks Trump from waiving penalties

Omaha World-Herald - 26 Jul 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to punish Russia for meddling in the 2016 election, the House has overwhelmingly backed a new package of sanctions against Moscow that prohibits President Donald Trump from waiving the penalties without first getting ...
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Russia's Putin: I Will Not Change Constitution to Stay in Power

NBCNews.com - 22 Jul 2017
“I had an opportunity, I was even asked to change the constitution at one time," Putin said during a televised question-and-answer session with schoolchildren in the Black Sea resort of Sochi Friday. "I did not do it, and I don't intend to do it in the ...
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One-time NHLers head to Russia for Canada for pre-Olympic tests

NBC4i.com - 26 Jul 2017
Hockey Canada's brass will evaluate players at the Sochi Hockey Open from August 6-9 with their first 24-man roster on the ice, and again less than a week later, at the Tournament of Nikolai Puchkov in St. Petersburg from August 14-17 with a fresh ...
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Putin is no friend of democracy, the United States

STLtoday.com - 26 Jul 2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to a question during a meeting with the students while visiting the Sirius Educational Centre for Gifted Children in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, July 21, 2017. (Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik ...
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Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine Vow to Implement Peace Plan

U.S. News & World Report - 24 Jul 2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to a question during a meeting with the students while visiting the Sirius Educational Centre for Gifted Children in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, July 21, 2017. (Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik ...
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Germany coach wants clarity on Russia football doping claims

The Seattle Times - 28 Jun 2017
Germany coach Joachim Loew seen prior to a news conference at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Germany will play against Mexico in semifinal soccer match of the Confederations Cup on Thursday. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits) ...
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Russia Azerbaijan

Colorado Springs Gazette - 22 Jul 2017
In this photo taken on Friday, July 21, 2017, Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliev during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia. (Alexei Nikolsky ...
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The Kremlin's Weapon of Mass Distraction

STRATFOR - 03 Jul 2017
Two momentous events marked the early part of 2014 in Eurasia: The Russian Black Sea resort town of Sochi hosted the Winter Olympics, the first games in Russia since the Soviet era. And a few hundred kilometers to the west, a long-simmering political ...
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FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico vs. Germany

Newsday - 29 Jun 2017
Joachim Loew, head coach of Germany and Juan Carlos Osorio, head coach of Mexico greet prior to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Semi-Final between Germany and Mexico at Fisht Olympic Stadium on June 29, 2017 in Sochi, Russia.
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Watch Putin practice judo in Sochi

Washington Post - 18 Jul 2017
July 18, 2017 10:51 AM EDT - Russian President Vladimir Putin took part in a training session with Russia's judo team in Sochi on January 8, 2016. Putin held a friendly fight with the team's Italian coach Ezio Gamba. (Reuters) ...
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Meeting of Presidents of Russia and Azerbaijan held in Sochi

APA - 21 Jul 2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin expects that his meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev will help to find a solution to the existing regional problems, APA's Moscow bureau reports. "I hope that our today's meeting will contribute to the fact ...

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