Peter I of Russia

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Name: Peter I of Russia
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Saint Petersburg, Crown Jewel of Europe

The Bronze Horseman is a magnificent equestrian statue of Peter the Great, stands on Senate Square in Saint Petersburg. It was commissioned by Catherine the Great and created by the French sculptor Étienne Maurice Falcone in 1782.It was a warm sunny and ... [Published CD Traveller - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

The multi-faceted appeal of Russia's Moscow

Russia’s showcase city is timeless, but it’s also a hot place for the arts and leisure.Once I came to Moscow, Russia, to cover an urban ballooning expedition – in winter. But when the balloonists came face to frigid, wind-lashed face with the winter here ... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Myths about Russia

By Vladimir MedinskiyRelease: 8 May 2014Russia’s rich history is full of secrets: there’s not another country in the world with so many skeletons in its closet. Vladimir Medinskiy’s new book offers the reader an opportunity to get better acquainted with ... [Published RussianMind - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

FINNISH WOMAN SMUGGLES LOVER

Wednesday, Apr. 16Learn more about AmCham’s efforts during the Joint Manufacturing, and Investment and Legal Committees Meeting today at 9 a.m. Check their website for more information about the event.Today marks the beginning of IPhEB and CPhI Russia ... [Published St. Petersburg Times Russia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Beyond the nostalgia

Lee Hong-kooAt a transitional period in world politics, encapsulated by a remarkable shift in the balance of power, anxiety over uncertainties dominates the world. We may be passing through a very turbulent period. When faced with such a critical moment, ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Obama, Europe must contain Russia

It’s been seven weeks since this columnist was in Kiev at the height of the Maidan Revolution, when everyday Ukrainians were gunned down by the now-deposed regime of Viktor Yanukovych for simply demanding the basic freedoms and liberties taken for granted ... [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Cold War Propaganda: Russia’s “Secret” Military Bases in the Western Hemisphere

The propaganda hype regarding Russia’s creation of military bases in Latin American and the Caribbean is not dying down. At the instigation of ‘cold war’ centres in the US, lies about ‘secret’ Russian naval and air force bases operating in Nicaragua, ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

St. Petersburg a vibrant city with rich past

The last time I visited St. Petersburg, in the 1990s, the Russian city was gray and depressing. But during a recent visit, I found a town that sparkles.Three hundred years ago, St. Petersburg was a dismal swampland. But that was before Czar Peter I - ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Putin's Czarist Folly

Robert Service, New York TimesOxford, England — Russian school textbooks praise Peter the Great as an industrializer and cultural visionary who turned his country into a European power. Russia became feared but also respected by its neighbors, and Peter ... [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Vladimir the Great?

| כ"ג 'אדר ב תשע"דIn 1991, as the Soviet Union was collapsing, a 15-year veteran of the KGB stationed in East Germany was offered the position of assistant to the powerful chairman of the city council of St. Petersburg, then still known as Leningrad.Since ... [Published Hamodia - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 2 reports

US lawmakers want US to arm Ukraine

A number of US lawmakers are demanding the US administration to send arms to Ukraine.Rep. Mike Rogers (R- Mich.) chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said during an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press that “You can do non-combatant military aid ... [Published Press tv - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 3 reports

Air Force general warns Russia may threaten Moldova

WASHINGTON — NATO’s top general warned Sunday that Russia’s land grab could reach beyond Crimea and threaten Ukraine’s neighbor Moldova, as the region teetered on the brink of war.US Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove, commander of US and NATO forces in ... [Published New York Post - Mar 24 2014]

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Saint Petersburg, Crown Jewel of Europe [Published CD Traveller - Apr 19 2014]
The multi-faceted appeal of Russia's Moscow [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 19 2014]
Brookings Scholars on the Crisis in #Ukraine, 4... [Published Brookings Institution - Apr 18 2014]
Sound Off: Obama looks weak in dealings with Putin [Published Florida Times-Union - Apr 18 2014]
Myths about Russia [Published RussianMind - Apr 16 2014]
Polite people with guns [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Apr 16 2014]
How Did Putinism Come to Pass? [Published Epoch Times - Apr 15 2014]
FINNISH WOMAN SMUGGLES LOVER [Published St. Petersburg Times Russia - Apr 15 2014]
Inside Russia’s Gaffe-Prone Propaganda War [Published Vocativ - Apr 15 2014]
Arctic Resources: The fight for the coldest pla... [Published Russia Today - Apr 15 2014]
River cruises on the radar [Published Travel Weekly Australia - Apr 15 2014]
Dems should look to Jim Webb in 2016 [Published The Hill - Apr 14 2014]
Author Robert Service on ‘Putin’s Czarist Folly’ [Published US Embassy Oman: Muscat - Apr 14 2014]
Beyond the nostalgia [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Apr 14 2014]
Obama, Europe must contain Russia [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - Apr 14 2014]
Cold War Propaganda: Russia’s “Secret” Military... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 14 2014]
Cold War Propaganda: Russia’s “Secret” Military... [Published Global Research - Apr 13 2014]
The Russians Came [Published American Thinker - Apr 13 2014]
Master-Slav Dialectic [Published American Spectator - Apr 12 2014]
Russia & Warm Water Ports [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Apr 12 2014]
Northern Sea Route ‘no Suez canal,’ but imperil... [Published Bunker Ports News Worldwide - Apr 11 2014]
St. Petersburg a vibrant city with rich past [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 11 2014]
Great game: Balochistan & Gwadar [Published Pakistan Observer - Apr 11 2014]
A Visit to Moscow's Brain Institute [Published Vice Magazine US - Apr 10 2014]
Inventive ways to fund local projects [Published Williston Herald - Apr 10 2014]
Why the West Gets Putin So Wrong [Published Huffington Post - Apr 10 2014]
Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus to have new join... [Published Pravda - Apr 10 2014]
GUEST COLUMN: Putin won't be satisfied with Crimea [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Apr 10 2014]
Russians and Americans: Vodka and whiskey mix g... [Published Pravda - Apr 09 2014]
Evraz's revised dividend policy dependant on de... [Published Interactive Investor - Apr 09 2014]
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Cold War Propaganda: Russia’s “Secret” Military... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 14 2014]
The propaganda hype regarding Russia’s creation of military bases in Latin American and the Caribbean is not dying down. At the instigation of ‘cold war’ centres in the US, lies about ‘secret’ Russian naval and air force bases operating in Nicaragua, ...
Putin's Czarist Folly [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Apr 07 2014]
Robert Service, New York TimesOxford, England — Russian school textbooks praise Peter the Great as an industrializer and cultural visionary who turned his country into a European power. Russia became feared but also respected by its neighbors, and Peter ...
Getting Un-stuck From Red Dawn [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Apr 04 2014]
Time to stop the shadows of the Cold War from writing the Russian-American relations script  ”The Russians need to take us in one piece, and that’s why they’re here. That’s why they won’t use nukes anymore; and we won’t either, not on our own soil. ...
Wonkbook: How the crisis in Ukraine is shaking ... [Published Ezra Klein - Mar 24 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara. To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . (AP Photo/Frank ...
Cold War Heats Up. [Published London Irvine Report - Mar 24 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Baltic Dry Index. 1599 -22 LIR Gold Target in 2019: $30,000.  Revised due to QE programs. All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with the struggle for existence. ...
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