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Putin signs Khodorkovsky’s pardon

Former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky has been released from jail following a pardon from Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin signed a decree earlier pardoning Khodorkovsky on the basis of the principles of humanity.

US cannot ignore the use of chemical weapons

Barack Obama, President of the United States, said the US can’t turn a blind eye to the use of chemical weapons in Syria. He was speaking after returning to the United States from a G20 summit in Russia, which failed … Continue reading

Sochi Olympics are a monstrous scam

Russian opposition leaders said that as much as $30bn has been stolen in preparations for next year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi. Boris Nemtsov and Leonid Martynyuk say the games are a monstrous scam and will be the most expensive in … Continue reading

Putin elected President of Russia

Vladimir Putin has declared victory in Russia’s presidential elections, returning for a third term. Exit polls and preliminary results gave him about 60% of the vote. Putin has spent the last four years as the Prime Minister of Russia, because … Continue reading

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