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Russia in Review, Sept. 7-14, 2018

Russia Matters - 14 Sep 2018
Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the anti-Kremlin protest group Pussy Riot who ran on to the pitch at the World Cup final in Moscow, is in critical condition in the hospital after a suspected poisoning, Times of London reports. Japanese and Russian leaders ...
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Armenia opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan elected PM by parliament - 08 May 2018
Armenia relies on Russian troops to keep the fragile peace with its larger neighbour Azerbaijan. In a move that could raise tensions, Mr Pashinian on Wednesday will visit Nagorno-Karabakh, a region over which Armenia fought a war with Azerbaijan in the ...
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14 Former Cruise Lines You Should Know About

Cruise Hive - 15 Jun 2018
The company was founded in 1993. It focused mainly on the exotic cruise itineraries. The only ship at the time of its foundation was the former Soviet liner, Alexandr Pushkin. After a long modernization, she received the name of Marco Polo known to us ...
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Armenia's political transition unclear after PM's ouster

The Guardian - 24 Apr 2018
Since the Soviet Union's collapse, Armenia, a landlocked country sandwiched between Georgia, Iran, Turkey and Azerbaijan, has relied on Russia for energy supplies and loans. Strained ties with Turkey and Azerbaijan have crippled the country's ...
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Russian Fighter Flies Within 1.5 Meters Of US Navy Plane

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 30 Jan 2018
Washington says a Russian military jet engaged in an "unsafe interaction" with a U.S. Navy surveillance plane over the Black Sea on January 29, coming within 1.5 meters and crossing directly in front of the U.S. plane. In a statement late on January 29 ...
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Armenia opposition stages show of force ahead of vote

The New Indian Express - 29 Apr 2018
YEREVAN: Supporters of Armenia's protest leader Nikol Pashinyan rallied in the capital on Sunday, hoping that a massive show of force two days ahead of a parliamentary vote will help propel the opposition leader to power. Around 5,000 people gathered ...
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Armenia's new PM marks 100 days in office with giant rally

KOKI FOX 23 - 17 Aug 2018
The 43-year-old former journalist had tapped simmering public discontent over the anemic economy and rampant corruption in the impoverished ex-Soviet nation. Pashinian told the jubilant crowds that converged on the capital's main square Friday that ...
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Draft US Document Confirms Russian Plans For 'Doomsday' Weapon

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 19 Jan 2018
In addition to confirming Russian plans for the weapons, the Nuclear Posture Review also lays out plans to build other new, nuclear weapons, including two that would be put on submarines or surface ships. It also calls for the development of new,"low ...
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Armenia grants arrest warrant for ex-president over vote rigging

Yahoo News - 27 Jul 2018
A pro-Russian politician, Kocharyan served as Armenia's second post-Soviet president from 1998 to 2008. His presidency saw the bloodiest event in Armenia's post-Soviet political history -- the terrorist attack on the Armenian parliament in 1999 ...
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Trial Against 34 Thieves-in-Law Starts in France

OCCRP - 06 Jun 2018
Shushanashvili, 46, is a Caucasus leader of the vory v zakone, a term used to designate Russian-speaking organized crime groups that originated in the Gulag camps of the USSR, who was sentenced to 15 years in Spain last year before being extradited to ...
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Red Army Veterans

Tablet Magazine - 01 May 2018
Born in Bert, Armenia, on Nov. 16, 1924. Abgorian volunteered in June 1941, but was turned down because of his age. A year later, aged 17 and nine months, the recruitment office agreed to take him. He had four brothers, all were drafted into the army ...

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