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By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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Check out ‘Bridge of Spies’ UK trailer: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan

Following the first domestic trailer released last month for Steven Spielberg‘s latest thriller Bridge of Spies, a new international trailer has surfaced for UK fans, laying out more of the Cold War set true story More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 22nd, 2015
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‘Hunger Games Mockingjay part 2’ trailer, poster as #Unite begins

The first teaser for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 landed to give fans their first look at Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss Everdeen leading the rebellion on Panem in a full-scale war to a final showdown More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Putin critic and anti-Ukraine war leader, Boris Nemtsov murdered

A leading Russian opposition politician, former Deputy Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov, has been shot dead in Moscow, Russian officials say. An unidentified attacker in a white car shot Nemtsov four times in the back More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
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‘Cinderella’ screens in Moscow, Milan

Continuing their tour around the world, the stars ­ of Cinderella, the breathtaking live-action feature directed by Kenneth Branagh, wowed the Italian crowd at the photo call and on the red carpet prior to the screening More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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FBI busts Russian spy ring in New York: Evgeny Buryakov detained

US prosecutors say Evgeny Buryakov, 39, was part of an alleged Russian spy ring that included two others as others were identified. The other two named defendants, Igor Sporyshev and Victor Podobnyy, but they no More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, December 28th, 2014
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Chris Pine: no more ‘Jack Ryan,’ has ‘deep regrets,’ talks ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Trek 3’

While he’ll still be moving on to a big role in the Star Trek franchise, Chris Pine doesn’t see a sequel to his Jack Ryan film in the works. Speaking with Moviephone about his new musical Into the Woods, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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Russia: US, allies manipulating oil prices to crash the ruble

The head of Russia’s external intelligence agency has made a bold accusation on Thursday: Washington and its allies are pursuing a regime change policy towards Russia, deliberately introducing sanctions and More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Russia defense minister says US working on military scenarios near their border

The US is working on military “scenarios” near Russia’s border, Russia’s defense minister warned after the US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel’s Wednesday speech during the Association of the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Obama threatens Russia with more sanctions as death toll hits 2,600

President Obama during his press conference on Thursday afternoon that the United States is considering new sanctions to impose against Russia over the escalating crisis in Ukraine. The Office of the UN High Commissioner More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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John Kerry, David Cameron blame Putin, Russia for separatists shooting down Malaysia plane

It was quickly clear Russia supporters were behind the shooting down of Malaysia flight 17 which killed nearly three hundred. Now the world’s governments are all pointing fingers and attempting to place blame: U.S. More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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Igor Girkin, Ukraine rebel, linked to firing missile at Malaysia Airlines plane, death toll at 298

While the Russians and Ukraines blame one another over Thursday’s Malaysia Airplanes plane crash, the death rose to 283 passengers, an increase of three, to account for three infants. A bizarre Facebook post More...

By Robert On Thursday, June 5th, 2014
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New NSA chief, Adm. Michael Rogers, doesn’t think Edward Snowden working for Russians, unlike Mike Rogers

The new National Security Agency (NSA) head, Admiral Michael Rogers said he doesn’t think NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is or was working for the Russian FSB. Edward Snowden addressing audience at SXSW More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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US ramps up more sanctions against Russia, but ‘not Putin directly’

The United States has issued a new round of sanctions reports SRN News. The new sanctions were put on Russian allies and intend to ban visas and freeze assets of Igor Sechin, the executive chairman of Rosneft oil More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Edward Snowden questions Vladimir Putin on surveillance in Russia

During Vladimir Putin’s televised call-in show, one of the TV anchors interrupted viewers’ questions to air what she said was a “sensational video” for the Russian president: a message from More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 14th, 2014
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Ukraine arms for response to Russia, their ‘act of aggression’ as gov’t buildings seized

Pro-Russia armed separatists took control of a city in eastern Ukraine on Saturday and Kiev prepared troops to tackle what it called an “act of aggression by Russia”, pushing the conflict into a dangerous new More...

By Robert On Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
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Mike Rogers unable to provide evidence that Edward Snowden is under Russian influence

On January 19, 2014,  Republican congressman and chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Mike Rogers went on Meet the Press  and made the following statement: “Let me just say this, I believe there’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Russia continues ‘dark path’ as they seize Ukraine naval base in Crimea, raise their flag

Russian troops took control of Ukraine’s naval headquarters in the Crimean port of Sevastopol and raised their flag on Wednesday. Russia has moved quickly to make Crimea part of Russia after the overwhelming vote More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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Over 90% Crimeans vote to leave Ukraine for Russia, seeks UN recognition

Reportedly Crimeans have voted overwhelmingly to break with Ukraine and join Russia on Sunday, as Kiev accused Moscow of pouring forces into the peninsula and warned separatist leaders “the ground will burn under More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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Ukraine interim President described as ‘born again’ Christian, won’t intervene in Crimea

Ukraine will not intervene militarily in the separatist peninsula of Crimea, in order to avoid exposing its eastern border, Ukraine’s acting president told AFP Tuesday as Pastor Wolodymyr Kunets describes More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 7th, 2014
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Russia responds to US ‘low level propaganda’ as Putin tells Obama not to ‘sacrifice’ US and Russian relations

While President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discuss the Ukraine crisis, the foreign policy strains escalated Thursday. President Barack Obama meets with Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at his dacha More...


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