Barack Obama's White House has been accused by press photographers of producing Soviet-style propaganda.
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Thousands of Ukrainians angered by the president's turn away from Europe and by police violence are heading for the centre of the capital for a mass rally.
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Thousands of Ukrainians angered by police violence and the president's turn away from Europe headed for the center of the capital on Sunday, in what was expected to be the largest rally since mass protests started three weeks ago ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
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Industry experts say, however, that early results of the crash probe pointed at a pilot error possibly resulting from the crew's insufficient skills in handling the plane.
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by Associated Press Boxing champ turns opposition leader in Ukraine by MARIA DANILOVA, Associated Press - 4 December 2013 12:43-05:00 KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Towering over his fellow protest leaders, reigning world heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko has emerged as ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Europe News
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Thousands of protesters in Ukraine continue to occupy Kiev's Maidan square and to prevent the government from functioning after President Victor Yanukovich refused to allow the country to strengthen trade ties with the European Union. Ukraine is under intense ... FULL ARTICLE AT NPR
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The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR, Russian: Союз Советских Социалистических Республик, tr. Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik IPA: [sɐˈjʊs sɐˈvʲeʦkʲɪx səʦɪəlʲɪˈstʲiʨɪskʲɪx rʲɪsˈpʊblʲɪk] ( listen), abbreviated СССР, SSSR), informally known as the Soviet Union (Russian: Советский Союз, tr. Sovetsky Soyuz), was a constitutionally socialist state that existed on the territory... Full Article At Wikipedia.org