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By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Putin signs treaty to annex Crimea, ignores US sanctions, critics target John Kerry’s attack on Mitt Romney

Voters spoke in Crimea as support to leave Ukraine and become part of the Russian federation moved forward as Vladimir Putin signed a treaty on Tuesday to annex the divided region. photo donkeyhotey donkeyhotey.wordpress.com US More...

By Robert On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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John McCain’s US-Russia rhetoric: Military options, sanctions, increasing NATO

The Russian incursion into Ukraine and Crimea’s vote to secede has caused a number of members of Congress to speak out on Vladimir Putin’s tactics; however, none has been more vocal and “passionate” More...

By Robert On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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Bill Kristol says the US needs to put the hammer down on Putin with sanction, financially

The neoconservative editor of The Weekly Standard, William Kristol, thinks we should definitely get more aggressive with Vladimir Putin and Russia for their recent actions in Ukraine. Image/Video Screen Shot In More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, March 9th, 2014
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Hillary Clinton ‘clarifies’ comparing Putin to Hitler as ‘reminiscent’ of Nazi Germany

Hillary Clinton may have aspirations of a run for US President in 2016, but comparing Russia’s handling of the Ukraine crisis to Hitler and the Nazis may not have won her any fans. donkeyhotey [email protected] Now 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...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014
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John McCain and Rand Paul release statements on the Russia/Ukraine situation

Two Republican Senators who generally don’t see eye-to-eye on foreign policy, released statements recently concerning the situation in Ukraine. U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) released the following statement More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, January 27th, 2014
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US State Department warns Olympic athletes against wearing USA clothes as a ‘safety risk’

The US State Department is cautioning Olympic athletes against wearing team USA clothes at the upcoming Sochi games. photo Beverly & Pack A memo was sent to athletes by the US Olympic Committee warning about More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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President Obama, Vladimir Putin discuss 2014 Olympic security in Sochi, Syria and Iran

President Barack Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday amid safety concerns about the upcoming Olympic games in Sochi.  The White House said the two leaders “discussed how best to advance More...

By Robert On Monday, September 23rd, 2013
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Ron Paul Institute’s McAdams talks Syria, Vladimir Putin and John McCain’s assessment of the rebels

With the situation in Syria ever-changing and fluid, and a number of unexpected events coming out of it plastered in the media nearly daily, it’s increasingly more difficult to wrap your head around all this. Image/CIA To More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 13th, 2013
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The Painful Truth From Putin

A New York Times op-ed by the Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin agitated the American warmongers like a bully on the playground who at first chose not to fight. Vladimir Putin photo Russian Presidential Press More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
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Putin calls in John Kerry’s ‘off the cuff’ comments, Syria may surrender chemical weapons to avoid war

In the wake of an off-the-cuff blunder, Secretary of State John Kerry might have accidentally given Russian President Vladmir Putin the opportunity to seize the international diplomatic waters and buy Syria some More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
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Russia PM Vladimir Putin says US intervention in Syria is ‘act of aggression’ adds John Kerry is lying

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday the US Congress had no right to approve the use of force against Syria without a decision from the UN Security Council, and that doing so would be an “act More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
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Actor Stephen Fry calls Olympic boycott due to Russia’s anti-gay stance and ban, comparing it to Hitler

Stephen Fry has written an open letter to the International Olympic Committee and the Prime Minister, asking for an “absolute ban” on the Russian Winter Olympics over the swell of homophobia in the nation, More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
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President Obama cancels meeting with Vladimir Putin over Edward Snowden asylum, but notes other ‘tensions’

President Barack Obama on Wednesday canceled his Moscow summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The decision is highly impacted over Russia granting asylum to the NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, but the More...

By Robert On Thursday, August 1st, 2013
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Lindsey Graham responds to Edward Snowden’s Russian asylum

The South Carolina Senator, who has been so irked by Russia not turning over NSA whistleblower, has previously suggested boycotting the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and moving the G20 summit, also scheduled in More...

By Robert On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
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Pussy Riot releases new video, ‘Like in a Red Prison’, compares Putin to an ‘ayatollah in Iran’

The four members of the Russian fem-punk band who are not in prison have released their first performance in nearly a year, in the YouTube video, “Like in a Red Prison”. Video Screen Shot In the song, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 12th, 2013
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Edward Snowden seeks asylum in Russia, maintains he has ‘no regrets’

Edward Snowden announced Friday that he is submitting a request for political asylum in Russia, where he has been stranded at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport since June 23. The former NSA contractor said in a meeting More...

By Robert On Friday, July 12th, 2013
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New video game allows players to ‘kill’ members of Pussy Riot

The members of the Russian fem-punk rock band, Pussy Riot, are not only spending time in a Russian prison (2 of them), for “extremist hooliganism” after staging an anti-Putin performance in Moscow’s Christ More...

By Robert On Sunday, June 30th, 2013
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Vladimir Putin signs ‘gay propaganda’ bill into law in Russia

Just days after Russia’s upper house, the Federation House, has approved a bill introducing fines for propaganda of non-traditional sex relations to minors, including in the media, on the internet and via More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
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Vladimir Putin tells US ‘no extradiction treaty,’ no Edward Snowden

President Vladimir Putin revealed Tuesday that Edward Snowden was indeed in Moscow but would not be handed over, confirming that there was no extradition treaty between the two nations. photo donkeyhotey donkeyhotey.wordpress.com “Mr More...


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