Just a quick little update today. Prime minister and badminton champion of The Shire Dmitry Medvedev ruffled some feathers recently when he told pensioners in the Crimea that there wasn’t any money to raise pensions to keep pace with inflation. 258 more words
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Vietnam to get 2 more Russian frigates this year -- Vietnam PM leaves for Russia, to meet Putin, Medvedev
Thanh Nien News
Thursday, May 19, 2016
A Gepard-class frigate built by Russia’s Gorky Zelenodolsk Plant. Photo credit: Gorky Zelenodolsk Plant
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“Obamka” ice cream made by Russian company Slavitsa. Photo: Reuters
MOSCOW – A Russian company is trying to cash in on chilly relations between Moscow and Washington by releasing an ice cream called “Little Obama”, irritating U.S. 336 more words
© AFP/File / by Olga Rotenberg | Fighters from a coalition of Islamist forces arrive to the town of Ariha on May 28, 2015 in the Syrian city of Idlib… 574 more words
Amnesty International: Russia Guilty Of Syria War Crimes -- Assad Boasts "I am the man that saved Syria"
Moscow denies it is hitting civilian areas – but rescue workers, and footage obtained by Sky News, suggests this is not the case.
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Why the AFP Omitted a Question in Assad Interview Transcript, and how it relates to the Pope-Trump Brouhaha
How the media baits World leaders to comment on Trump relishing the inevitable news created when they do.
February 19, 2016
Given that media organizations spin interviews and comments from personalities – politicians, celebrities, athletes – to fit into certain pre-conceived narratives and sensationalist headlines, I check with transcripts from the source when trying to ascertain not just what was said but in what context. 1,264 more words