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My Eye on Russian News

My Eye on Russian News

A high quality feed of news happening in Russia for English readers.
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Miraculous escape for driver after Russian tankers collide in huge explosion - http://www.topix.com/world...
Miraculous escape for driver after Russian tankers collide in huge explosion
The video was taken from a passenger car that was driving behind a freight lorry in rainy conditions.
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Murder-Linked Mayor Wants Lie Detector Test - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news...
The opposition-minded mayor of Russia's fourth-biggest city of Yekaterinburg denied accusations of involvement in an elderly woman's murder, ITAR-Tass said Friday.
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Government plans closer ties with arms industries of Belarus, Kazakhstan - http://rt.com/politic...
The Russian arms industry has developed a plan to replace its Ukrainian suppliers, lost during the latest crisis in this country, with companies in Belarus and Kazakhstan, an influential Russian daily reports.
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Censorship or error? Internet criticism for BBC removal of MH17 report - http://rt.com/news...
BBC Russian has come under fire from internet users after deleting its report on the MH17 crash for not meeting ‘editorial values.’ The reporter questioned says that local militia fired the missile, with locals talking about Ukrainian army planes.
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Australia repeals the carbon tax blob. For good? - http://rt.com/op-edge...
A wondrous event has shaken the firmament of reaction and misery so beloved of the delusional souls who believe in mysticism, dodgy data and indeed, the massive modern myth of global warming.
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Ukraine Launches Probes Of Zyuganov, Zhirinovsky - http://www.rferl.org/content...
Ukraine's Interior Ministry has launched investigations against Russian Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov and Russian ultranationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky.
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Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash - http://www.topix.com/world...
In this file photo taken on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and CEO of state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft Igor Sechin speak during a signing ceremony of cooperation agreements with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia.
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US, Russia bicker over US antimissile plans for South Korea - http://rt.com/news...
Washington has brushed aside Moscow’s concerns that US plans to deploy a missile defense battery in South Korea would have an impact on regional stability, saying the system is not aimed against Russia.
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Sanctioned Oil Giant Rosneft's Q2 Profits Beat Forecasts - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
Russia's biggest oil producer Rosneft said its second quarter net income surged by almost five times year-on-year to 172 billion rubles ($4.9 billion), beating analyst forecasts, thanks to a stronger ruble.
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Russia's Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate, Cites 'Geopolitical Tension' - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
Russia's Central Bank raised its key interest rate by 50 basis points on Friday in an unexpected move and said it could raise rates further, citing concerns about geopolitical tensions.
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Ukraine Says 325 Troops Killed Fighting Rebels In East - http://www.rferl.org/content...
The Ukrainian military says 325 soldiers and officers have been killed since the "antiterrorist" operation was launched in the country's eastern regions of Luhansk and Donetsk more than two months ago.
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Russia's Largest Defense Consortium Sees Canada’s Sanctions as Political Bias - http://rss.feedsportal.com/c...
Russia's Largest Defense Consortium Sees Canada’s Sanctions as Political Bias
Canada’s decision to impose sanctions on Russia’s Almaz-Antey Corporation is politically biased and taken under pressure of the United States, the company’s press service stated on Friday.
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Rosatom’s Foreign Partners Carrying Out Obligations - http://rss.feedsportal.com/c...
Rosatom’s Foreign Partners Carrying Out Obligations
All foreign partners of Russia’s national nuclear corporation Rosatom fully comply with their obligations in joint projects, the company’s head, Sergei Kirienko, said Friday.
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Russian Agency Seeks Ban on McDonalds' Burgers, Ice Cream - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
Russia's consumer protection agency has filed a lawsuit in a Moscow court seeking to ban some of McDonalds' burgers along with its milk shakes and ice cream, a court spokeswoman said on Friday.
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Kiev scraps government, initiates early parliamentary election - http://rt.com/news...
Ukraine’s ruling coalition has dissolved itself to trigger an early parliamentary election after the government resigned. The war-torn and impoverished country is to undergo a massive political reboot, which is expected to strengthen the president.
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Russia claims AIDS conference exclusion - http://www.topix.com/world...
The International AIDS Society says it wants Russian involvement in the fight against the epidemic following claims from the country that it has been excluded from an international conference in Melbourne.
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'Not terrorists': Hysteria over MH17 fails to take account of both law and facts - http://rt.com/op-edge...
It’s not every day you see a blog published on Oxford University Press (OUP) that is so riddled with legal flaws, you would pull your hair out in frustration if a student had composed it.
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Burst Pipe Leaves Moscow Metro Passengers Soggy, Dirty - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news...
A water pipe burst in the tunnel of the Moscow metro's Dark Blue Line - on which a deadly derailment occurred last week - splashing passengers with dirty water through open train windows, officials and witnesses said.
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Italy and Russia Freeze Joint Diesel Submarine Project Over Ukraine - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
An Italian-Russian project to build a new generation small submarine has been suspended because of the "political situation" following Western sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis.
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HRW blames Kiev army for indiscriminately killing civilians with missiles - http://rt.com/news...
The Ukrainian army is using indiscriminate Grad missiles to attack densely populated areas in Donetsk, which violates international humanitarian law, Human Rights Watch alleged. It also blamed militia for taking cover in those areas.
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Borei-Class Submarines Enter Service Ahead of Russian Navy Day - http://rss.feedsportal.com/c...
Borei-Class Submarines Enter Service Ahead of Russian Navy Day
Two Russian submarines are entering service just in time for the Russian Navy Day, which falls on July 27 this year: a Yasen-class nuclear attack submarine Severodvinsk and a Borei-class ballistic missile submarine Alexander Nevsky.
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EU Sanctions on Russian Banks Would Stifle Investment, Lending - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
Shutting off European investment to state-controlled Russian banks will hurt their ability to lend to local businesses and further damage Russia's fragile economy.
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Met police spied on UK justice campaigns- report - http://rt.com/uk...
Undercover officers gathered and retained information on 17 justice campaigns, including a family whose son was shot dead by the Metropolitan Police, a new report has found.
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Russian Court May Force McDonald's to Go 'Burger-less, Shake-less' Over High Fats, Carbs - http://rss.feedsportal.com/c...
Russian Court May Force McDonald's to Go 'Burger-less, Shake-less' Over High Fats, Carbs
Major fast food chain McDonald’s may be banned from serving burgers in Russia, if a Russian consumer rights watchdog court case against the company is successful.
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Opposition Figures Stage Hunger Strike to Protest Prison Sentences - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news...
Opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov has gone on hunger strike to protest the 4.5-year prison sentence handed down to him Thursday for organizing "riots" during anti-Kremlin protests in 2012 in a verdict that supporters and human rights advocates said was politically motivated.
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Armed Australian police to deploy to MH17 crash site - http://rt.com/news...
A multinational force that has been proposed to further secure the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine will now include some 100 armed Australian police personnel, shortly after 40 unarmed Dutchmen had been deployed to “further stabilize the area.”
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German Business Backs EU Sanctions if Russia Doesn't Step Up - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
A German business leader who had previously warned against economic sanctions on Russia has come out in support of tougher action if President Vladimir Putin fails to cooperate in Ukraine.
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Canada Slaps Sanctions on Russian Banks, Firms Over Ukraine - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article...
Canada said on Thursday it will impose sanctions on "a broad range" of Russian companies and banks to punish Moscow for "provocative military activity" in eastern Ukraine.
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US Accuses Russia of Firing Over Border at Ukraine's Troops - http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news...
The United States said Thursday that Russia was firing artillery across its border with Ukraine to target Ukrainian military positions in the conflict with pro-Russian separatists.
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EU Diplomat Hopes for Renewal of Trust, Understanding With Russia Over Ukraine Crisis - http://rss.feedsportal.com/c...
EU Diplomat Hopes for Renewal of Trust, Understanding With Russia Over Ukraine Crisis
European Ambassador to Russia Vygaudas Ušackas told RIA Novosti in an interview Friday that he hoped for the renewal of high level summits between Russia and the European Union.
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