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New York Times


New Cyberattack Spreads in Europe, Russia and US
New York Times
Computer systems from Russia to the United States were struck on Tuesday in an international cyberattack that bore similarities to a recent assault tha...

CNBC


CNN Producer Criticizes Network's Russia Coverage in Undercover Video
Hollywood Reporter
The video, which arrives after three journalists resigned over a retracted Russia story, is from conservative provocateur James O'Keefe. CNN has had a ...

Vanity Fair


Why Stephen Colbert Really Went to Russia
Vanity Fair
On Monday night, Stephen Colbert made his on-air return after few days absent from the airwaves. As you might have heard, the Late Show host was in Russia, taping ma...

Business Insider


A 'playground tactic': Former officials defend response to Russian meddling as Trump slams Obama
Business Insider
President Donald Trump criticized former President Barack Obama in a series of tweets last weekend and into Monday evening, slamming Obama for what he characterized as a weak or nonexistent response to Russia's interference in the 2016 election.
Obama Choked on Russia Long Before the 2016 Election
Bloomberg

Trump's latest bizarre tweets about Russia just left him badly exposed
Washington Post (blog)

What Russia's bold attempt to influence the 2016 election says about US political polarization
CNN


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Los Angeles Times


Russia entrusted with resumption of some anti-doping testing
Los Angeles Times
Russia continued its recovery from a massive doping scandal on Tuesday when its national drug-testing agency — suspended over accusations of cheating — was gi...
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Foreign Policy (blog)


Vladimir Putin Is Trying to Get Down With the Cool Kids
Foreign Policy (blog)
The Kremlin, for instance, along with President Vladimir Putin's United Russia Party, has focused on maintaining their appeal among a core constituency of middl...

Daily Signal


NATO Must Learn From Ukraine War to Counter Putin
Daily Signal
Learning how to counter these terrible “hybrid warfare” tactics and defanging Putin's capacity to destabilize the West is a priority for NATO. The current...

NEWS.com.au


Spirit of McCarthyism Seen in Attacks on Oliver Stone's “Putin Interviews”
HuffPost
Right after the Showtime broadcast of a series of interviews by Oliver Stone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, media pundits began attacking Mr. Stone...

CNN


Pew poll: More people in the world have confidence in Putin than Trump
CNN
And yet, according to a new Pew survey of citizens in 37 countries around the world, more people have confidence in Putin to "do the right thing regarding world a...

Newsweek


Putin Prepares to Fight Against the Russian People
Newsweek
Nevertheless, recent trends suggest that the pressure inside Putin's regime is growing steadily. The generational and geographic scope of the anti-regim...

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Alexei Navalny barred from Russia presidential poll
BBC News
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has...

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Russia's richest men:

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Russian Ranking World ranking Name Sources of wealth Net worth
(USD billions)
1 28 Alisher Usmanov steel, telecom, investments 18.1
2 41 Vladimir Lisin steel, investments 15.9
3 45 Alexei Mordashov investments 15.3
4 46 Vladimir Potanin metals 14.5
5 56 Vagit Alekperov LUKoil 13.5
6 57 Mikhail Fridman oil, banking, telecom 13.4
7 58 Mikhail Prokhorov investments 13.2
8 64 Viktor Vekselberg oil, metals 12.4
9 68 Roman Abramovich steel, investments 12.1
10 72 Leonid Mikhelson gas, chemicals 11.9
11 81 Andrey Melnichenko coal, fertilizers 10.8
12 99 Gennady Timchenko oil & gas 9.1
13 100 Dmitry Rybolovlev fertilizer 9
14 104 Oleg Deripaska aluminum, utilities 8.8
15 105 German Khan oil, banking, telecom 8.5
16 110 Iskander Makhmudov mining, metals, machinery 8.2
17 141 Mikhail Gutseriev oil, real estate 6.7
18 141 Alexei Kuzmichev oil, banking, telecom 6.7
19 146 Leonid Fedun Lukoil 6.5
20 146 Suleiman Kerimov investments 6.5
The above is a Forbes list of Russian billionaires. It is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March 10, 2012. Russia had 95 billionaires in 2012.


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