Boris Yeltsin

Type: Person
Name: Boris Yeltsin
Title: former President of Russia ( died 23 Apr 07)
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 12 mins ago - 1 reports

A $50 Billion Bill for Putin's Aggression

A court in the Hague has done more to hurt Russia's economy than all the Ukraine-related sanctions put together. The Permanent Court of Arbitration ruled that Russia must pay $50.02 billion to the shareholders of the oil company Yukos, which was dismantled ... [Published Bloomberg View - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

20th Anniversary of Troop Withdrawal Treaties Remembered, Seen as Key Step on Way to EU

Twenty years ago Saturday, Russia agreed to a plan to withdraw its troops and equipment from Estonia, abandoning sites like this guard tower near Pärispea. (Scott Abel/ERR)Twenty years ago on July 26, Estonian President Lennart Meri and Russia's Boris ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

Russian Experts to Join Malaysian Airliner Crash Probe

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia announced on Sunday it has set up a group of experts to join an international probe into a Malaysian airliner crash in East Ukraine."The group of experts will be led by Oleg Storchevoi, deputy head of the Federal Air Transport Agency ... [Published Fars News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Russia formed the group of specialists for participation in investigation of the disaster Boeing

A group of Russian specialists for participation in investigation of accident Malaysian Boeing-777, said on Sunday, the press service of the Ministry of transport of Russia.Authorized representative of the Russian Federation to participate in the investigation ... [Published RIN.ru - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Does Ukraine Have a Future?

Dhaka, July 25 -- When one sets out to answer the riddle about the future of Ukraine the answers that come depend to some extent on how far back one goes, but even if history casts a long shadow it is the events of the last half year, shaped by young ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Reflections of a special envoy

SINGAPORE - In my long diplomatic career I have been appointed as a special envoy on three occasions: once by the United Nations secretary-general, Dr Boutros Boutros-Ghali, and twice by the second prime minister of Singapore, Mr Goh Chok Tong. In 1993, ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

An emergency situation for Sergei Shoigu

Until the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu was one of the most influential politicians in Russia. Not any more. The profession of political analyst exists in Russia, as it does in other countries. As a rule, ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Why Putin Isn't Afraid of Europe

Why can't Europe's leaders bring themselves to impose tough sanctions on Russia after the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet disaster? One explanation is that economic ties to Russia, a major supplier of energy, trump the moral imperative to punish President ... [Published Bloomberg View - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

The aftermath of the aviation crime

Kosovo was the undoing of the reign of President Boris Yeltsin in Russia, will Ukraine seal a similar fate for President Vladimir Putin?In a country where democratic processes do not really determine who governs it, it is natural that external crises ... [Published Stettler Independent - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Kramer: Russia shoot-down has happened before

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine last week, most likely after being struck with a missile fired by pro-Russian rebel forces, was followed this week by the rebels' shoot-down of two Su-25 attack aircraft deployed by the Ukrainian ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Heirs of the '93 Russian White House

The Carnegie Middle East Center is a recognized source of informed policy research and analysis on the challenges of political and socioeconomic development, peace, and security in the Middle East and North Africa.Carnegie Europe aims to foster new thinking ... [Published Carnegie Endowment - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

A Chronology of Russia From Yeltsin’s Fall Through Putin’s Rise

Editor’s Note: As Stratfor readies to look forward in coming days at the implications for Russia — and its leader Vladimir Putin — in the downing July 17 of a Malaysian jetliner, we also invite readers to take stock with us of past forecasts of Russia’s ... [Published Value Walk - Jul 21 2014]

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Crying Genocide: Use and Abuse of Political Rhe... [Published Carnegie Endowment - 2 hours ago]
A $50 Billion Bill for Putin's Aggression [Published Bloomberg View - 6 hours ago]
In Fortaleza, BRICS Became Co-Dependent Upon Ec... [Published ZNet - 8 hours ago]
20th Anniversary of Troop Withdrawal Treaties R... [Published Eesti Televisioon - 11 hours ago]
Russian Experts to Join Malaysian Airliner Cras... [Published Fars News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
Russian experts to join Malaysian airliner cras... [Published Itar Tass - Jul 27 2014]
Russia formed the group of specialists for part... [Published RIN.ru - Jul 27 2014]
Does Ukraine Have a Future? [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 27 2014]
Justice at all cost for MH17 [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 27 2014]
Reflections of a special envoy [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
West Won’t Impose Serious Sanctions or Back Rus... [Published Brama Gateway to Ukraine - Jul 25 2014]
Putin in July (or the fight for Russia’s soul) [Published Washington Post - Jul 25 2014]
An emergency situation for Sergei Shoigu [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 25 2014]
The Long-Awaited Investigation into Alexander V... [Published Frontpagemag.com - Jul 25 2014]
Will Europe Pass Serious Sanctions? Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 24 2014]
Where East really meets West - and you can stay... [Published Mail Online - Peter Hitchens - Jul 24 2014]
Radio Svaboda Keeps Watch Over Political Prisoners [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 24 2014]
The aftermath of the aviation crime [Published Stettler Independent - Jul 24 2014]
Kramer: Russia shoot-down has happened before [Published WDSU New Orleans - Jul 23 2014]
Why Putin Isn't Afraid of Europe [Published Bloomberg View - Jul 23 2014]
‘Houston, we’ve got a leadership problem!’ [Published Gulf News - Jul 23 2014]
Daily Press Summary [Published Open Europe - Jul 23 2014]
Heirs of the '93 Russian White House [Published Carnegie Endowment - Jul 23 2014]
MH17 has strong echoes of 1983 Korean tragedy [Published Malaysia MSN - Jul 23 2014]
Ukraine on the brink [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 23 2014]
"Taste of Traverse City Festival" Tickets on Sa... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 22 2014]
Vladimir Putin’s Awkward, Hypocritical Relation... [Published Think Progress - Jul 22 2014]
Chaos surrounding MH17 investigation evokes Kor... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 22 2014]
15 years in power - 10 blunders by Putin [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 22 2014]
Malaysian Airlines Massacre: Vladimir Putin and... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 21 2014]
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Will Europe Pass Serious Sanctions? Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 24 2014]
The Bloomberg editors condemn European states for dithering over Russian sanctions: It’s true that sanctions alone may not persuade Putin to end his support of separatists in Ukraine. But there’s a chance they might — and even if they don’t, ...
Where East really meets West - and you can stay... [Published Mail Online - Peter Hitchens - Jul 24 2014]
'…Travel a few hundred miles further east, though, passing through the latest version of Poland, and you come to the curious, accidental country of Belarus, which might have been invented for educational purposes. Such a place never existed before and ...
Vladimir Putin’s Awkward, Hypocritical Relation... [Published Think Progress - Jul 22 2014]
Will Freeman is an intern with Think Progress. CREDIT: AP Images Russia just passed a new law promising increased penalties, including heavy fines or up to four years in prison, for making public calls for separatism — the ultimate irony for a ...
This Isn't the First Time: 5 Other Commercial A... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jul 17 2014]
On Thursday, Malaysia Airlines lost contact with Flight MH17, and, according to media reports, it crashed in Ukraine's embattled Donetsk region. The flight was carrying 295 passengers and crew and heading from Kuala Lumpur to Amsterdam. An unconfirmed ...
Laurie Garrett on the forgotten smallpox vials [Published H5N1 - Jul 11 2014]
Via Foreign Policy, Laurie Garrett writes: It’s 10 o'Clock -- Do You Know Where Your Bubonic Plague Is? Excerpt:The revelation that smallpox vials have gone unnoticed inside the NIH for more than half a century is gobsmacking. After the anthrax and 9/11 ...
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Russia Will Never Be Like Us [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 21 2014]
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