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Konstantin Kilimnik: Russian intelligence agent linked to Trump campaign among Kremlin figures sanctioned by Biden

Konstantin Kilimnik: Russian intelligence agent linked to Trump campaign among Kremlin figures sanctioned by Biden

Konstantin Kilimnik: Russian intelligence agent linked to Trump campaign among Kremlin figures sanctioned by Biden Konstantin Kilimnik: Russian intelligence agent linked to Trump campaign among Kremlin figures sanctioned by Biden A Russian intelligence agent accused of attempting to undermine US election integrity and sow disinformation was among Kremlin-linked figures targeted in Russian sanctions announced on Thursday. Federal authorities alleged that …

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Intelligence Chiefs Warn of Russian Troops Near Ukraine and Other Threats

Intelligence Chiefs Warn of Russian Troops Near Ukraine and Other Threats

Intelligence Chiefs Warn of Russian Troops Near Ukraine and Other Threats Intelligence Chiefs Warn of Russian Troops Near Ukraine and Other Threats WASHINGTON — The Russian military buildup at the Ukraine border and in Crimea could provide enough forces for a limited military incursion, the C.I.A. director, William J. Burns, told senators on Wednesday as he and other senior officials …

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Russian Troop Movements and Talk of Intervention Cause Jitters in Ukraine

Russian Troop Movements and Talk of Intervention Cause Jitters in Ukraine

Russian Troop Movements and Talk of Intervention Cause Jitters in Ukraine Russian Troop Movements and Talk of Intervention Cause Jitters in Ukraine MOSCOW — Armored personnel carriers bristling with weapons line a highway in southern Russia. Rows of tanks are parked beside major roads. Heavy artillery is transported by train. Videos of military movements have flooded Russian social media for …

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Slovakia Claims a Bait-and-Switch With the Russian Vaccines it Ordered

Slovakia Claims a Bait-and-Switch With the Russian Vaccines it Ordered

Slovakia Claims a Bait-and-Switch With the Russian Vaccines it Ordered Slovakia Claims a Bait-and-Switch With the Russian Vaccines it Ordered The European Union’s regulator, the European Medicines Agency, has so far declined to approve the Russian vaccine for use and only two members of the bloc, Hungary and Slovakia, have placed orders for Sputnik V. Serbia, which is not a …

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Russian Ex-Con of U.S. Penal System Meets, Taunts Imprisoned Navalny

Russian Ex-Con of U.S. Penal System Meets, Taunts Imprisoned Navalny

Russian Ex-Con of U.S. Penal System Meets, Taunts Imprisoned Navalny Russian Ex-Con of U.S. Penal System Meets, Taunts Imprisoned Navalny MOSCOW — Aleksei A. Navalny, the imprisoned Russian opposition leader, has been denied visits from his doctors and lawyers. But one unlikely visitor to the notoriously harsh penal colony where he is being held did turn up this week: Maria …

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Putin Authorized Russian Interference in 2020 Election, Report Says

Putin Authorized Russian Interference in 2020 Election, Report Says

Putin Authorized Russian Interference in 2020 Election, Report Says Putin Authorized Russian Interference in 2020 Election, Report Says WASHINGTON — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia authorized extensive efforts to hurt the candidacy of Joseph R. Biden Jr. during the election last year, including by mounting covert operations to influence people close to President Donald J. Trump, according to a …

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Grisly Killing in Syria Spawns Legal Case Against Russian Mercenaries

Grisly Killing in Syria Spawns Legal Case Against Russian Mercenaries

Grisly Killing in Syria Spawns Legal Case Against Russian Mercenaries Grisly Killing in Syria Spawns Legal Case Against Russian Mercenaries MOSCOW — Three human rights groups announced on Monday a legal action that they say is the first to target soldiers from the Russian mercenary organization Wagner for crimes committed in Syria, highlighting growing efforts to hold accountable contract soldiers …

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Born in Soviet Exile, They Might Die in a Russian One

Born in Soviet Exile, They Might Die in a Russian One

Born in Soviet Exile, They Might Die in a Russian One Born in Soviet Exile, They Might Die in a Russian One NIZHNY ODES, Russia — Long lines of people waiting to buy milk, toilet paper and other essentials disappeared from Russia decades ago. But one line has only grown longer — the one Yevgeniya B. Shasheva has been waiting …

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Navalny Sent to Notoriously Harsh Russian Prison

Navalny Sent to Notoriously Harsh Russian Prison

Navalny Sent to Notoriously Harsh Russian Prison Navalny Sent to Notoriously Harsh Russian Prison Mr. Navalny’s organization released a description of the colony on Monday underscoring the role of the co-opted prisoners in managing the population. Upon arrival, for example, guards force inmates to renounce on video the code of honor governing prisons run by the criminal thieves in law, …

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Is ‘Avalanche’ the Answer to a 62-Year-Old Russian Mystery Over 9 Deaths?

Is ‘Avalanche’ the Answer to a 62-Year-Old Russian Mystery Over 9 Deaths?

Is ‘Avalanche’ the Answer to a 62-Year-Old Russian Mystery Over 9 Deaths? Is ‘Avalanche’ the Answer to a 62-Year-Old Russian Mystery Over 9 Deaths? MOSCOW — What drove nine experienced hikers, some barefoot and almost naked, out of their tent and into the subzero cold and the tomblike darkness of the Russian wilderness in 1959? When their bodies were found …

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