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Kremlin calls reports of Russian bounties to kill U.S. troops ‘lies’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House sought to play down reports it knew Russia had paid the Taliban bounties to kill U.S. troops, promising to brief Democrats on Tuesday after being accused of only sharing information with President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks…
bubmag
June 29, 2020
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Police detains over 30 protesting LGBT activists in Moscow

MOSCOW, June 27 (Reuters) - Russian police on Saturday detained more than 30 people, most of them women, who were staging separate one-person protests in central Moscow against charges of spreading pornography levelled against a prominent LGBT activist, a monitoring group said. One activist was also detained in St. Petersburg,…
bubmag
June 27, 2020
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Why U.S. and EU Officials Are Worried Putin Might Make Another Move in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s comments about the legitimacy of Russia’s borders in a documentary broadcast on Russian television have rattled some U.S. allies, fearful that he might be laying the groundwork for a further military incursion into Ukraine.In the documentary “Russia. Kremlin. Putin.”, which aired on June 21, the Russian…
bubmag
June 23, 2020
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Trump knows he’s going to lose. This tweet proves it.

Womp womp. Someone knows he's gonna lose, and lose bad. Tweeted Donald Trump on Monday, June 22: RIGGED 2020 ELECTION: MILLIONS OF MAIL-IN BALLOTS WILL BE PRINTED BY FOREIGN COUNTRIES, AND OTHERS. IT WILL BE THE SCANDAL OF OUR TIMES! Some analysis from election-watchers below. Regarding foreign countries... 1) Trump…
bubmag
June 22, 2020
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Georgia marks first anniversary of anti-Kremlin protest

By Margarita AntidzeTBILISI (Reuters) - Thousands of people gathered in the centre of Georgia's capital Tbilisi on Saturday to protest against the government and Russia one year after the brutal dispersal of an anti-Kremlin demonstration.The protest was the first major gathering in the country since the coronavirus pandemic and organisers…
bubmag
June 20, 2020
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Putin is facing growing anger in Russia

The coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout have been the top concern of people across the world and naturally this has affected ratings of governments and heads of state. In some places, those in power struggling with unpopularity have managed to gain public support. For example, Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe…
bubmag
June 17, 2020