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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny grimaces as he listens in a court room in Kirov, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. A Russian courthouse in Kirov set Navalny free in July, the day after he was convicted of embezzlement and sentenced to five years in prison. Navalny has appealed both the conviction and the sentence.
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 Fresno Bee 
Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message
Tue 22 Apr 2014
MOSCOW — A Moscow justice of the peace did not just fine Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny $8,400 on Tuesday for slandering a lawmaker, she left the door open to locking up the Kremlin's... (photo: AP / Evgeny Feldman)
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, front, rides a Harley Davidson Lehman Trike decorated with Russian and Ukrainian national flags as he arrives for the meeting with motorbikers at their camp at Gasfort Lake near Sevastopol in Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula, Saturday, July 24, 2010. Around 5,000 bikers from Europe and beyond are gathered in Sevastopol for the annual festival on Ukraine's Crimea peninsula.
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 Business Insider 
Vladimir Putin Wants To Make The Territory He Took From Ukraine Into Russia's Version Of Vegas
Tue 22 Apr 2014
Now that Russia has officially annexed Crimea from Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin has big plans for the region — he wants to make it into a gambler's paradise. According to the... (photo: AP / Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
Anatoly Antonov, the head of the Russian delegation to the extraordinary conference of the states parties on the treaty on conventional armed forces in Europe (CFE Treaty) gestures as he speaks during a news conference, on Friday, June 15, 2007 at Vienna's Hofburg palace. The special meeting was called by Russia to review a European treaty that governs the use and deployment of military aircraft, tanks and other non-nuclear heavy weapons.  Newstrack India  Tue 22 Apr 2014
War with Ukraine unlikely: Russia
Tweet Moscow, April 22 (IANS) A war between Russia and Ukraine is most unlikely, a senior Russian defence official said Tuesday. "I don't believe the Russians and Ukrainians will fight each other,"... (photo: AP / Hans Punz)
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White House Press Secretary Jay Carney is seen during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March, 1, 2011.  Novosti  Tue 22 Apr 2014
US Announces $50Mln Aid Package for Ukraine
MOSCOW, April 22 (RIA Novosti) – Washington will provide Ukraine with a new $50 million aid package to help with economic and political reforms, the White House told Reuters during a visit to... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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President Barack Obama talks with Vice President Joe Biden before boarding Air Force One at Pittsburgh International Airport prior to departure from Pittsburgh, Pa., April 16, 2014. BBC News Tue 22 Apr 2014
Ukraine crisis: Biden to meet Kiev leaders in show of support
US Vice-President Joe Biden is to meet Ukraine's new leaders in a show of support for the pro-Western government. Mr Biden is due to discuss the upcoming elections... (photo: White House / Pete Souza)
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Russian FM says impossible to isolate Moscow Xinhua Mon 21 Apr 2014
Russian FM says impossible to isolate Moscow
MOSCOW, April 21 (Xinhua) -- Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday any attempt to isolate Russia was bound to fail and he urged European Union countries to make... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at his meeting with Kazakh President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, and Belarusian President, Alexander Lukashenko, in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Wednesday, March 5, 2014. The Siasat Daily Mon 21 Apr 2014
Russia fast-tracks citizenship obtainment
Moscow, April 21: President Vladimir Putin Monday signed into law a bill that would ease the requirements for obtaining Russian citizenship. The law required a foreigner... (photo: AP / Yuri Kadobnov)
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President Barack Obama gestures during a joint news conference with Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk, not seen, at the Chancellery Building in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, May 28, 2011. The Telegraph India Mon 21 Apr 2014
In Cold War rerun, Obama plans to isolate Russia PETER BAKER Putin, Obama Washington, April ...
Washington, April 20: Even as the crisis in Ukraine continues to defy easy resolution, President Barack Obama and his national security team are looking beyond the... (photo: AP / Carolyn Kaster)
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Local residents inspect burnt out cars after a night fight at the check point which was under the control of pro-Russian activists in the village of Bulbasika near Slovyansk, Ukraine, Sunday, April 20, 2014. BBC News Sun 20 Apr 2014
Ukraine unrest: Russian outrage at fatal Sloviansk shooting
Russia's foreign ministry has expressed outrage at a fatal shooting incident in eastern Ukraine which it blamed on Ukrainian nationalists. Russian state media... (photo: AP / Efrem Lukatsky)
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File - President Barack Obama and members of the American delegation, including National Security Advisor General Jim Jones, Under Secretary for Political Affairs Bill Burns, and NSC Senior Director for Russian Affairs Mike McFaul, meet with Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at his dacha outside Moscow, Russia, July 7, 2009. The Times of India Sat 19 Apr 2014
How the US made its Vladimir Putin problem worse
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: In September 2001, as the US reeled from the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, Vladimir Putin supported Washington's... (photo: White House / Pete Souza)
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