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  1. Former Soviet President Gorbachev attends the premiere of the documentary film "Meeting Gorbac

    Frail Mikhail Gorbachev warns against return to the Cold War

    Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, warned on Thursday against rising tensions between Russia and the United States and said there should ...
  2. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May walks to the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham

    After Soviet comparison, May says the EU is not the USSR

    British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday that the European Union was not like the Soviet Union after her foreign secretary provoked ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A member of Russia's special operations unit stands with a national flag during th

    Russia starts biggest war games since Soviet fall near China

    Russia began its biggest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union on Tuesday close to its border with China, mobilising 300,000 troops in a ...
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    Gorbachev says world at 'dangerous' point as US-Russia tensions soar

    Relations between Moscow and Washington - already at their lowest since the Cold War over the Ukraine conflict - have soured further in recent ...
  5. Menshikov the dead polar bear

    Russian zoo's polar bear veteran dies at 27

    The "star of the zoo and public favourite ... has left us. Thank you to all those who loved him and came to see him," the zoo said, mourning an ...
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    Two IS suspects detained at Istanbul airport: Report

    Dogan news agency said the two suspects held late on Sunday (Jul 3) were Kyrgyz nationals, identifying them only by their initials, K.V. and ...
  7. Mongolia elections

    Mongolian voters head to the polls amid economic uncertainty

    In the lead up to the election, voters expressed their frustration with Mongolia's poor governance and weakened economy, and many said they feared ...
  8. Cambodia Singapore Libya

    Singapore mistaken for Libya in Cambodian government video targeting ‘excessive’ civil rights

    In a thinly veiled warning to protest groups, the Cambodian government has released a video cautioning against the misuse of civil rights which ...
  9. NATO group photo

    NATO finalises military build-up to counter Russia

    US Secretary of State John Kerry, attending the Brussels talks, said NATO was building a "robust" defensive posture on its eastern flank and urged ...
  10. Abe and Putin

    Japan's Abe hails 'breakthrough' in island dispute at Putin talks: Official

    Tokyo-Moscow relations are hamstrung by a row dating back to the end of World War II when Soviet troops seized the four southernmost islands in ...