All posts tagged Russia

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March 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The sprawling holiday complex built for Russian children at Kamchia on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast is set for a quiet summer because of Moscow’s ban on state-subsidised holidays for children, […]

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Russia may ‘ban plant products from Serbia’

March 23, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Russia may ban fruit and vegetable imports from Serbia due to alleged apples re-exportation from Poland, Russian news agency RIA Novosti said on March ...

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Putin’s latest Crimea spin attempts new narrative

March 18, 2015, by Mark Snowiss of VOANews

As Russia marks the one-year anniversary of Crimea’s annexation from neighboring Ukraine, the Kremlin is putting forth a new narrative in what analy ...


In Moscow, Bulgarian Socialist Party bemoans sanctions against Russia

March 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sanctions against Russia are inefficient, adversely affect inter-parliamentary relations between Bulgaria and Russia and are having a negative impact ...

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    US slaps sanctions on more Ukraine rebels, Russian bank
    March 12, 2015, by VOANews

    The United States has imposed sanctions on another group of individuals and entities in Ukraine and Russia accused of “undermining Ukraine’s sovereignty” and misappropriating Ukrainian state assets. The U.S. Treasury [&hel ...

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    Two arrested for Nemtsov murder
    March 7, 2015, by VOANews

    Russia has arrested two suspects for the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, the head of Russia’s federal security Alexander Bortnikov told state television. Bortnikov said Saturday the two men […]

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    Ukrainian army officer Savchenko terminates hunger strike
    March 5, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

    Nadiya Savchenko, Ukrainian army officer imprisoned in Moscow, has terminated her 80-day hunger strike. After spending 2.5 months on glucosis and amino acid injections only, Savchenko has agreed to eat […]