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Syria Shoots Down a Russian Military Plane, and Moscow Blames Israel

Syrian antiaircraft missiles shot down a Russian military aircraft carrying 15 service members off the Syrian coast Monday night, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Moscow angrily blamed the Israeli military for what appeared to be [...]
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Putin Invites Trump to Moscow, 2 Days After White House Postponed Summit Plans

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Russian president continued to push for a second meeting, saying he was also ready to meet in Washington. Source: NYT > World
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Trump’s false claims to Comey about Moscow stay could aid Mueller

6 months ago | 0 comment
Late last January, at a private White House dinner attended only by Donald Trump and Jim Comey, the president steered the conversation to a sensitive topic: “the golden showers thing.” He wanted the then-FBI director to know, Comey later [...]
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In Moscow, a Sense of Relief After a Limited Syria Attack

6 months ago | 0 comment
Mr. Assad has become something of a “human shield” limiting Russia’s options, noted Vladimir Frolov, an independent foreign affairs analyst and columnist for Republic.ru, “but it was a choice that Moscow made.” President Putin [...]
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Why Moscow Will Never Apologize for Attack on Ex-Spy

7 months ago | 0 comment
While steadfastly denying any involvement in the attack, the Kremlin has added the episode to a daily diet of news on state news media outlets that showcase what Mr. Putin, in a recent state of the nation address in Moscow, described [...]
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Russian Plane Crashes Near Moscow; 71 Are Feared Dead

8 months ago | 0 comment
Photo A part of the AN-148 aircraft that crashed after taking off from Domodedovo Airport, outside Moscow, on Sunday. Credit Reuters MOSCOW — A [...]
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Moscow Got 6 Minutes of Sunlight in December

9 months ago | 0 comment
But the dearth of sunlight undoubtedly has contributed to a surge in visits to psychiatrists in Moscow even beyond the expected seasonal rise, the daily newspaper Moskovsky Komsomolets reported. The reports have unleashed a tide of snarky [...]
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The Hidden History of Trump’s First Trip to Moscow

11 months ago | 0 comment
It was 1984 and General Vladimir Alexandrovich Kryuchkov had a problem. The general occupied one of the KGB’s most exalted posts. He was head of the First Chief Directorate, the prestigious KGB arm responsible for gathering foreign intelligence. Kryuchkov [...]
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Communists Mark Russian Revolution’s Centenary in Moscow

12 months ago | 0 comment
Holding red flags and portraits of Lenin and Stalin, several thousand activists moved through Tverskaya Street, the city’s main thoroughfare, toward the Kremlin. Instead of marching farther to Red Square, as happened for decades during [...]
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DC bar offers $5 ‘Moscow Mueller’ drinks for indictments

12 months ago | 0 comment
WASHINGTON (AP) – A Washington restaurant is offering a special $ 5 “Moscow Mueller” drink every time special counsel Robert Mueller indicts an associate of President Donald Trump. The Bird DC promoted the offer on Twitter Wednesday [...]