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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin foe Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he is willing to lead Russia

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:12am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Mikhail Khodorkovsky- pardoned by Putin in December- breaks political silence to launch movement challenging the president I'm willingto lead Russia:ex-tycoon Former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who spent a decade in jail after challenging the Kremlin, openly stated his political ambitions by announcing he would be ready, if called upon, to lead ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1597484/putin-foe-mikhail-khodorkovsky-says-he-willing-lead-russia
  2. News - World - RUSSIA

    Yukos shareholders awarded US$51 billion from Russia by Hague arbitration court

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:33pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Moscow and London Hague court awards the compensation to shareholders in defunct oil giant, but now comes the battle to enforce the ruling Russia told to pay US$50b in Yukos case The Hague's arbitration court has ruled that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in oil giant Yukos US$51.6 billion for expropriating its assets, a big hit for a country teetering ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1561352/yukos-shareholders-awarded-us51-billion-russia-hague-arbitration-court
  3. News - World - RUSSIA

    Poland gets promise gas supplies from Russia will return to normal

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:04pm by GDN, Reuters

    ... there was more likely a technical not a political problem. "If Gazprom wanted to punish the Poles then it would not do so surely when the weather was warm and in breach of its contractual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590288/poland-gets-promise-gas-supplies-russia-will-return-normal
  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin touts Russian weapons build-up with ICBM submarine launch

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Moscow With the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile from a nuclear submarine, Russia will expand its arsenals to counter Nato and US Putin touts Russian weapons build-up Russia will counter military moves by the US and Nato with an array of new nuclear and conventional weapons, President Vladimir Putin said as the military successfully test-fired ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590289/putin-touts-russian-weapons-build-icbm-submarine-launch
  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    History of Nato-Russia relations

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... on US technology, will see the progressive deployment of missile interceptors and powerful radars in Poland and Romania. Russia fears the project could compromise its security and it deployed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583997/history-nato-russia-relations
  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    A glimpse into the opaque world of Vladimir Putin's Kremlin

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by GDN

    ... is a conservative," says a former Kremlin official who knows him personally. "Making dramatic decisions is not his style. He is good with speaking aggressively, and is not 'politically correct' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1582030/glimpse-opaque-world-vladimir-putins-kremlin
  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia extends scrutiny of McDonald’s after closing four branches in Moscow

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 07:24pm

    ... were politically motivated. “There are complaints about the quality and safety of the products in fast food restaurant chain McDonald’s,” said the regulatory agency, known in Russian ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1578589/russia-extends-scrutiny-mcdonalds-restaurants
  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    IOC president tells world leaders to stop using Games as political platform

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 03:39am by AP

    ... leaders told The president of the International Olympic Committee has accused world leaders of using the Sochi Games as a political platform “on the backs of the athletes”, and of snubbing ... agendas. Without naming any individuals, Bach’s comments appeared directed at US President Barack Obama and European politicians who have taken a stand against Russia’s law banning gay ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1421789/ioc-president-tells-world-leaders-stop-using-games-political-platform
  9. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian authorities tighten hold on opposition with ‘bloggers’ law’

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 09:55pm by WASHPOST

    ... in popular culture. Fines on individuals range from US$280 to US$1,400. For organisations, such as Navalny's anti-corruption site, the fines can be up to US$14,000 per violation. Adding to the confusion- and to suspicions that the law would be used only as a bludgeon against political opponents, Roskomnadzor said this week that bloggers would need to register only if the agency asks them ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1564370/russian-authorities-tighten-hold-opposition-bloggers-law
  10. Business - Economy - RUSSIA

    Russia digs in its heels

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 11:44am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... support for pro-Russian rebels- who the US accuses of shooting down the plane with a missile provided by Russia- into growing condemnation of the Putin regime. Having been reluctant to impose ... the downing of MH17, the Russian rouble has lost nearly 4 per cent against the US dollar. Russian stocks are set to suffer their worst monthly loss since May 2012, with Moscow's Micex index ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1563306/russia-digs-its-heels

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