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Nikolay Koblyakov
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September 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

After initially being released by Bulgarian authorities, Free Russia organisation founder Nikolai Koblyakov – for whom Moscow is seeking extradition on charges he rejects as politically motivated – has been […]

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China may be biggest winner from Ukraine crisis

September 1, 2014, by VOANews

Thousands of miles away from the Ukrainian battlefields of Donetsk and Novoazovsk sits the country that may end up being the largest beneficiary of th ...

NATO releases satellite imagery showing Russian combat troops inside Ukraine

Bulgarian cabinet’s security council adopts revised ‘Vision 2020′ ahead of Nato summit

September 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian caretaker Cabinet’s security council on September 1 adopted a revised version of the “Vision 2020″ document that earli ...

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EU leaders threaten more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

August 31, 2014, by VOANews

The European Union has threatened Russia with new sanctions if Moscow continues its military activity in eastern Ukraine. But the EU is deeply divided ...


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    EU to Moscow: ‘Come to reason’ on Ukraine
    August 31, 2014, by VOANews

    A top European official says Russia is pushing the conflict in eastern Ukraine to the “point of no return,” and that the European Union may impose new economic sanctions to […]

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    Kyiv: Russian forces tightening grip on east
    August 30, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukrainian security officials on Friday said Russian forces have tightened their control on territory in eastern Ukraine after crossing the border to support separatist rebels. Meanwhile, a new United Nations […]

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    Ukraine regroups as Russia attacks
    August 28, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    After a public handshake between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Minsk on August 26, hopes for peace have vanished as Ukraine and its allies say […]