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Kazakhstan: Language Joke on Russian TV Raises Hackles - EurasiaNet

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:22

Kazakhstan: Language Joke on Russian TV Raises Hackles
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Musagaliyev, 33, although an ethnic Kazakh, is from Russia's Astrakhan region, which lies just northwest of Kazakhstan. He came to prominence through KVN, a venerable Soviet-devised comedy cabaret show that pits teams from various cities and countries ...

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STEVE CHAPMAN: Trump forces a GOP retreat on Russia - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:16

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STEVE CHAPMAN: Trump forces a GOP retreat on Russia
The Northwest Florida Daily News
"There's no question but that the president's naivete with regards to Russia, and his faulty judgment about Russia's intentions and objectives, has led to a number of foreign policy challenges that we face. And unfortunately, not having anticipated ...

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Russia's defense contractor ready to supply S-400 missile systems domestically and abroad - TASS

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:57

Russia's defense contractor ready to supply S-400 missile systems domestically and abroad
TASS
The production capacities of Russia's Almaz-Antey arms manufacturing concern make it possible to supply the S-400 air defense systems both under the State Defense Order and under foreign contracts, the company's Deputy Director General Vyacheslav ...

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Trump's embrace of Russia making top advisers wary - Northwest Herald

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:16

Northwest Herald

Trump's embrace of Russia making top advisers wary
Northwest Herald
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's persistent overtures toward Russia are placing him increasingly at odds with his national security and foreign policy advisers, who have long urged a more cautious approach to dealing with the foreign adversary.
Trump Picks Jon Huntsman To Be US Ambassador To RussiaNorthwest Public Radio

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US and Russia clash over military exercises - POLITICO.eu

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 00:13

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US and Russia clash over military exercises
POLITICO.eu
“Everybody that lives close to the Western military district is a little bit worried because they hear about the size of the exercise,” Hodges said at a news conference Tuesday at Papa Air Base in northwest Hungary. “The Russian Federation could do a ...

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Russian think tank expects oil exports to decline in 2017 - Reuters

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 17:04

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Russian think tank expects oil exports to decline in 2017
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MOSCOW (Reuters) - A think tank that advises the Russian government on taxes and energy-related issues said on Wednesday it expects the country's oil exports to fall this year thanks to a global deal to cut output, contrasting with official forecasts ...

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Russia, Greece and Oklahoma: Earthquakes 13-19 July 2017 - Decoded Science

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:55

Decoded Science

Russia, Greece and Oklahoma: Earthquakes 13-19 July 2017
Decoded Science
If you want the details: “the earthquake occurred as the result of transform faulting on or near the plate boundary between the Pacific and North America plates in the Northwest Pacific Ocean. The focal mechanism solution of the event indicates the ...

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Details emerge of Putin meeting in Finland | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi - YLE News

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 12:43

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Details emerge of Putin meeting in Finland | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi
YLE News
The Russian and Finnish presidents will meet next week at sites in eastern Finland redolent with the two countries' shared history. As part of Finland's centenary ...

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Trump Picks Jon Huntsman To Be US Ambassador To Russia - Northwest Public Radio

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 12:42

Northwest Public Radio

Trump Picks Jon Huntsman To Be US Ambassador To Russia
Northwest Public Radio
Jon Huntsman of Utah to be U.S. ambassador to Russia. If confirmed, Huntsman would take over a high-profile post amid ongoing probes into Russian meddling in the presidential election and potential ties between Russian officials and the Trump campaign.

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10 Things to Know for Wednesday - News 12 Westchester

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 04:37

News 12 Westchester

10 Things to Know for Wednesday
News 12 Westchester
(Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin watches an aerobatics team performance at the opening ceremony of the MAKS-2017 (the International Aviation and Space Show) in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia, Russia, ...

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10 Things to Know for Wednesday - McClatchy Washington Bureau

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 04:32

McClatchy Washington Bureau

10 Things to Know for Wednesday
McClatchy Washington Bureau
Revelations that a Russian developer's representative was the eighth attendee at a Trump Tower campaign meeting arranged by President Trump's eldest son brought word that the special counsel investigating possible Trump campaign ties to Russia wants ...

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Turkey and the Kurds are on the brink of war — and the Pentagon is right in the middle of it - Business Insider

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 01:03

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Turkey and the Kurds are on the brink of war — and the Pentagon is right in the middle of it
Business Insider
In early July, Turkey deployed troops to the Kurdish-held border in northwest Syria, which the YPG commander called "a declaration of war." YPG and Turkish-backed rebels — who the YPG call mercenaries ... Kirisci told Business Insider that he can't ...
Turkish-YPG clashes rage around critical sites in northern SyriaAl-Monitor
Syrian Kurds to return bodies to Turkey after Syrian clashesKurdistan24
Turkey Leaks Secret Locations of US Troops in SyriaDaily Beast
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Russian-American With 'Colorful' Past Attended 2016 Trump Tower Meeting - Northwest Public Radio

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 00:21

Russian-American With 'Colorful' Past Attended 2016 Trump Tower Meeting
Northwest Public Radio
A Soviet-born American businessman was the eighth person present at a June 2016 meeting that included President Trump's son, son-in-law, campaign manager and a Russian lawyer who allegedly had promised to provide dirt on Hillary Clinton. Irakly "Ike" ...

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International date line that splits US, Russia, explained - SFGate

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 23:54

SFGate

International date line that splits US, Russia, explained
SFGate
... Russia and Little Diomede in the United States are separated by 2.4 miles (3.8 kilometers) of water, with the international date line running midway between them. __. Follow a team of AP journalists as they travel through the Arctic Circle's fabled ...

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'White House Arrest?' Legal Experts Disagree About Prosecuting A President - Northwest Public Radio

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 23:35

Northwest Public Radio

'White House Arrest?' Legal Experts Disagree About Prosecuting A President
Northwest Public Radio
And it continues to rage today, just weeks into the work of Russia special counsel Robert Mueller — who may be a long way from charging anyone with wrongdoing, let alone President Trump. But Freedman of Hofstra said the conversation is about more than ...

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Valley of the Russian Dolls: A Hollow, Repetitive Form Proves Perfect for Trump - The New Yorker

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 20:54

The New Yorker

Valley of the Russian Dolls: A Hollow, Repetitive Form Proves Perfect for Trump
The New Yorker
As it happens, though, Danchenko sells one of the few items that almost every American recognizes as Russian: matryoshka dolls, hundreds upon hundreds of them, all made, like her, in Russia and Ukraine. Visitors to her shop are kindly requested not to ...

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Arthur I. Cyr: Climate, icebergs and politics - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 20:49

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Arthur I. Cyr: Climate, icebergs and politics
The Northwest Florida Daily News
In 2010, the Russian Geographical Society hosted two Arctic conferences, followed by others. Investors along with scholars and government representatives are involved. Historically, Britain has been an Arctic leader, but now Russia is increasingly ...

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US-backed forces battle IS in heart of Syria's Raqqa - Northwest Herald

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:14

Northwest Herald

US-backed forces battle IS in heart of Syria's Raqqa
Northwest Herald
That province figures to be the backdrop to the next phase of the war on IS, with government forces backed by Russia and Iran approaching from the west and south. Pro-government forces reached the edges of the Bashari mountain range on Monday, after ...

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Separate lawyers defend Trump, aides in Russia probe case - Northwest Herald

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 06:56

Northwest Herald

Separate lawyers defend Trump, aides in Russia probe case
Northwest Herald
WASHINGTON – As the government's Russia investigations heat up, a growing cast of lawyers is signing up to defend President Donald Trump and his associates. But the interests of those lawyers – and their clients – don't always align, adding a new layer ...

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NOAA: Pacific Northwest not in danger of tsunami following Russia quake - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 03:38

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NOAA: Pacific Northwest not in danger of tsunami following Russia quake
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Nikol'skoye, Russia – Oregon coastlines are not in danger of a tsunami after an earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 7.8 struck east of Russia. However, tsunami watches were issued for some areas in Alaska's Aleutian Islands, according to the ...
NOAA: Pacific Northwest not in danger of tsunami following Russian Federation quakeAppsforPCdaily
M 7.7 - 198km ESE of Nikol'skoye, RussiaUSGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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