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Former Senators Now Lobbying For Sanctioned Russian Bank

If you think Eric Cantor is shamelessly cashing in, check this out. Russia has two new American comrades stepping up for them. Republican Trent Lott and Democrat John Breaux are now lobbying for a Russian bank sanctioned by the United States this summer. Gazprombank GPB, a subsidiary of Russia’s third largest bank, Gazprombank, and controlled by [...]

Is recreating the Soviet Union Vladimir Putin’s ultimate goal? Putin adviser Theodore Lukianov dismissed that idea but added this warning: “But the former Soviet states should be recognized by the West as a zone of special interest and exclusive rights for Russia.” That comment is especially chilling for the three former Soviet states or republics [...]

No more Mr. Nice Guy for Vladimir Putin. From now on, Muscovites will have to get by on kasha, kalduny and borscht instead of Big Macs and fries. Russia’s consumer watchdog, Rospotrebnadzor, has shut down all four Moscow McDonald’s, including the restaurant at Pushkinskaya Square which, at one time, was the largest McDonald’s in the [...]

Countries responsible for some of the world’s worst human rights abuses are watching the United States act like they do. From China came “a comment piece published by the state-run Xinhua news service on Monday excoriating the US for the ‘racial divide’ that ‘still remains a deeply-rooted chronic disease that keeps tearing US society apart, [...]

Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine shot down a Ukrainian government MiG-29 fighter jet in the Luhansk region, according to a military spokesperson quoted by Reuters. The pilot of the jet ejected and parachuted out and was found, following a search, by Ukrainian forces, according to Agence France-Presse. The downing of the jet comes as a [...]

Ron Paul believes the United States government isn’t leveling with us on what happened with downed Malaysian Airline Flight 17, saying it “knows a lot more.” In an Aug. 7 post to the site Voices of Liberty, Paul suggests that the U.S. may be aware of evidence that Russia is not to blame for the plane [...]

ussian activists had an unusual way of wishing President Obama a happy birthday. A racist laser artwork of President Barack Obama swallowing a banana has been projected onto the facade of the US embassy in Moscow, wishing the US leader a ‘happy birthday’. On the front of the imposing building in the city’s Presnensky District [...]

Edward Snowden’s attorney announced that the former NSA analyst  and leaker has been given a residence permit for three more years in Russia. “On the first of August he received a three-year residence permit,” lawyer Anatoly Kucherena told reporters. He added that Snowden had not asked for political asylum. “He will be able to travel [...]

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The Ukrainian defense ministry says two fighter jets were shot down Wednesday in the country’s Donetsk region. The shoot down of the jets came in the same rebellious eastern part of the country where Malaysian Airlines flight 17 was shot down, killing 298 people on board. The MH17 flight was believed to have been shot [...]

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