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Wounded in Crimea school attack to be flown to Russia

Wounded in Crimea school attack to be flown to Russia Russia’s health minister says at least 10 of the wounded in a shooting by a student at a vocational school in Crimea will be airlifted to hospitals in Russia. Source: Wounded in Crimea school attack to be flown to Russia

Milorad Dodik Vows to Push BiH Recognition of Crimea as Part of Russia

Milorad Dodik Vows to Push BiH Recognition of Crimea as Part of Russia MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Bosnian Serb Milorad Dodik, who according to preliminary results has won a seat in Bosnia’s three-member presidency, said in an interview published Tuesday that he is planning to push recognition of Crimea as Russia’s part by Bosnia and Herzegovina…

Head of Norway Delegation on Russia’s Crimea: Our Position Is Clear and Explicit

Head of Norway Delegation on Russia’s Crimea: Our Position Is Clear and Explicit SIMFEROPOL (Sputnik) – Hendrik Weber, the head of the Norwegian delegation which is currently on its six-day visit to Crimea, told Sputnik on Wednesday that the country’s mission considered Crimea a legitimate part of Russia.Source: Head of Norway Delegation on Russia’s Crimea:…

UN monitors: No human rights improvement in Russian-occupied Crimea in past 10 months

UN monitors: No human rights improvement in Russian-occupied Crimea in past 10 months The UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine has not been able to visit Crimea as the Russian Federation continued to deny access to the peninsula in contradiction to the General Assembly resolutions.Source: UN monitors: No human rights improvement in Russian-occupied Crimea…

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Crimea to support Donetsk’ drive for freedom – offici

SIMFEROPOL, September 1. /TASS/. The residents of Crimea will support the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’ Republic in eastern Ukraine in its drive to be free, the deputy chair of Crimea’ regional parliament told TASS. “I think that this [DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko’s assassination] will not break the will of Donbass residents. Zakharchenko’ goals, for which he…

International Jazz Festival to Start in Crimea’s Koktebel on Friday

International Jazz Festival to Start in Crimea’s Koktebel on Friday MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The annual international music festival Koktebel Jazz Party, set to start on August 24 in the Crimea will be attended by prominent musicians from across the globe. This year’s festival will be held at five venues, a first for the jazz fest.Source:…

Hungary’s brazen ambitions: Will Crimea or Donbas scenario repeat in Zakarpattia

Hungary’s brazen ambitions: Will Crimea or Donbas scenario repeat in Zakarpattia In the international context and in that of Ukraine’s foreign policy, the post of a minister for the development of Transcarpathian region should be seen as an encroachment by Budapest on Ukraine’s…Source: Hungary’s brazen ambitions: Will Crimea or Donbas scenario repeat in Zakarpattia From…

EU slaps sanctions on six Russian groups over Crimea bridge

EU slaps sanctions on six Russian groups over Crimea bridge The European Union has imposed asset freezes on six Russian firms for their involvement in the construction of a new road-and-rail bridge linking Russia to the annexed Crimean peninsula which the bloc says is illegal. Source:

Ukrainian expert warns of possible terrorist attacks in Crimea

Ukrainian expert warns of possible terrorist attacks in Crimea For Putin, people are expendables he exploits in his own interests and interests of his regime, the expert said.Source: Ukrainian expert warns of possible terrorist attacks in Crimea From News Feed

SUNDAY SCREENING: Crimea For Dummies (2014)

SUNDAY SCREENING: Crimea For Dummies (2014) Our weekly documentary film curated by the editorial team at 21WIRE. Did Russia really invade and ‘annex’ The Crimea? According to the West, the answer is ‘yes’ and they have since built their whole anti-Russian policy and punitive sanctions on top of this popular narrative. Back in 2014, a…

Crimea suffers total power blackout after power station shuts down

Crimea suffers total power blackout after power station shuts down MOSCOW (Reuters) – Crimea suffered a total power blackout on Wednesday after an incident at a Russian power station, the local government and the Russian Ministry of Energy said. Source:

Consumer prices to fall in Crimea with new bridge link to Russian mainland – Putin

Consumer prices to fall in Crimea with new bridge link to Russian mainland – Putin “Some prices are higher in Crimea than in the neighboring Krasnodar and Rostov regions,” Putin said during his Q&A session on Thursday. The situation will change when the Crimean Bridge is opened for trucks, the president said.   Before the…

Russian presidential candidate Sobchak calls occupied Crimea “Pandora’s box”

Russian presidential candidate Sobchak calls occupied Crimea “Pandora’s box” Sobchak also said she wanted to enter Russian-occupied Crimea in keeping with Ukrainian laws and was not going to organize any events related to her presidential campaign.Source: Russian presidential candidate Sobchak calls occupied Crimea “Pandora’s box” From News Feed

The Crimea: American, or Russian?

The Crimea: American, or Russian? January 5, 2018 – Fort Russ News –– Thoughts on a WikiLeaks nugget by Tom Winter – Screen capture from the United States Navy’s CFP for renovation in Sevastopol “we have to conclude that  it was the dream of the US Navy to replace the Russian Navy in Sevastopol” Can…