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Moscow Prohibits Nemtsov Tribute Rally

Local officials in the Russian capital Moscow have refused to allow a mourning march in memory of oppositioner Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead on Friday evening.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 12:49 | Viewed: 967

Russian Investigators: Nemtsov Killing Linked to Charlie Hebdo Comments

Investigators are working on the hypothesis that the killing of Boris Nemtsov was related to his stance on the attack of Charlie Hebdo magazine.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 12:27 | Viewed: 2101

Russia Opposition to Move Rally to Moscow Center after Nemtsov Murder

The opposition in Russia has rescheduled a march planned for Sunday after prominent politician Boris Nemtsov was murdered on Friday evening.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 11:24 | Viewed: 889

Nemtsov 'Was Preparing Report on Russia-Ukraine Standoff' - Opposition

Murdered Russian oppositioner Boris Nemtsov was working on a report allegedly containing evidence of Russia's direct involvement in Ukraine's unrest, according to Nemtsov's fellow colleagues.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1390

Who Is Who: Boris Nemtsov

Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in Moscow late on February 27 Boris Nemtsov, was well-known as an oppositional leader and one of the main figures to harshly criticize Russia’s politics as led by President Vladimir Putin.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:52 | Viewed: 1293

Bulgaria Foreign Minister Condemns Nemtsov Killing

Bulgaria strongly condemns the murder of the prominent Russian opposition leader and former Deputy PM Boris Nemtsov, the top Bulgarian diplomat Daniel Mitov has said.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:44 | Viewed: 732

World Politicians React to Boris Nemtsov Murder

Leaders across the globe have reacted to the events of Thursday evening when prominent Russian oppositioner Boris Nemtsov was killed.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:18 | Viewed: 1244

Russian Police Aware of Nemtsov's Last Route

Police have found four vehicles that CCTV systems spotted at the time and place of Boris Nemtsov's murder.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:02 | Viewed: 1210

Nemtsov Murder Looks Like 'Contract Killing', the Kremlin Says

The death of Russian opposition politician and former Deputy PM Boris Nemtsov resembles a contract killing, Russian authorities believe.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 08:48 | Viewed: 989

Russian Opposition Politician Boris Nemtsov Shot Dead in Moscow

Russian opposition politician and former Deputy Prime Minister Boris Netmsov has been shot dead in central Moscow.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 00:18 | Viewed: 2134

8 People, Including Gunman, Reported Dead in Missouri Shootings

A series of shootings in south-central Missouri left eight people dead, including the gunman, and one injured.

World | February 27, 2015, Friday // 19:54 | Viewed: 741

Georgian FM Fears Russia's “Creeping Annexaion” of Breakaway Regions

Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili expressed concern about Russia's “creeping annexation” of the two breakaway regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

World | February 27, 2015, Friday // 17:01 | Viewed: 945

Germany's Bundestag Approves Greece Bailout Extension

Lawmakers in Germany have overwhelmingly voted for a four-month extension of the bailout program agreed between Greece and the "Troika" of international lenders.

World » EU | February 27, 2015, Friday // 13:09 | Viewed: 776

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova Demands Emergency UN Security Council Meeting

Director-General of UNESCO Irina Bokova demanded Thursday that an emergency meeting of the Security Council of the organization is held immediately.

World | February 27, 2015, Friday // 10:43 | Viewed: 996

Greece's First anti-SYRIZA Demo Ends in Violence

Clashes between police and demonstration followed on Thursday evening the first anti-government protest against the Greek government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.

World » Southeast Europe | February 27, 2015, Friday // 07:33 | Viewed: 1599

Donetsk People's Republic Withdraws Heavy Weapons

The leader of the Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko said that 90% of its forces have been retreated from the contact line with Ukraine on Thursday.

World » Ukraine | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1116

EU Invites Russia, Ukraine for Talks over Gas Supply Dispute

The EU  has invited the energy ministers of Russia and Ukraine to a meeting over gas supply problems on Monday.

World » EU | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 17:12 | Viewed: 946

Greece Suspends Top Football League for One Week over Violence

The Greek government reversed its earlier decision to suspend all football action for indefinite period and instead announced one-week suspension of the top football Superleague.

World » Southeast Europe | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 710

Macedonia Journalists Wiretapped En Masse, Opposition Leader Says

More than 100 journalists in Macedonia have been lately subject to illegal wiretapping, Zoran Zaev, the leader of the opposition Social Democrats has argued.

World » Southeast Europe | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 10:31 | Viewed: 844

Taliban Bombing on Turkish Embassy Car in Kabul Kills At Least One Person

At least one person has been killed in a suicide attack on a car of Turkey’s embassy in Kabul, the BBC reported on Thursday.

World | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 09:58 | Viewed: 766

Ukraine’s C-Bank Curbs Foreign Currency Buying to Stem Hryvnia’s Decline

Ukraine's central bank on Wednesday banned all foreign exchange purchases by companies through banks for the rest of the week in a bid to stem a sharp fall in the national currency, the hryvnia.

World » Ukraine | February 25, 2015, Wednesday // 21:32 | Viewed: 865