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  1. A film frame featuring the Russian action movie "T-34" is seen in this handout photo

    Patriotic war film draws 8 million Russians as ties with West fray

    A state-funded Russian film that lionises a Soviet World War Two tank and its crew has become the second highest grossing home-grown production ...
  2. A general view of a session of the National Assembly in Havana

    Cuban parliament green lights new constitution, heads to referendum

    Cuban lawmakers on Saturday unanimously approved a revised draft of a new constitution that retains the island's one-party socialist system but ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. Soviet poet

    Russian Soviet-era poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies at 84

    Yevgeny Yevtushenko, a Russian Soviet-era poet who found a large following in the West in the 1960s, died on Saturday of heart failure in the ...
  6. Kunashiri Island, one of four islands known as the Southern Kuriles in Russia and Northern Territor

    Japan PM calls for 'new' approach to end islands dispute with Russia

    'In order to tackle this issue which has not made any progress towards a resolution for the past 71 years, we need a new, forward way of thinking ...
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    Istanbul nightclub attacker identified as Uzbek jihadist: reports

    The attacker who shot dead 39 people on New Year's night at an Istanbul nightclub has been identified as an Uzbek jihadist who belongs to the ...
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    9 killed in Kazakhstan apartment building collapse

    The victims were three men, three women and three children. Five people, including a 32-year-old man and two children, were rescued alive from the ...
  9. Trans-Mongolian Railway

    Landlocked Mongolia considering permanent neutrality

    Mongolia has yet to officially declare itself a neutral country, although President Elbegdorj Tsakhia has asserted that Mongolia has essentially ...
  10. Mongolian street vendors

    Mongolia's young democracy tested by economic crisis

    Thirty-nine year old Otgonjargal left her hometown in western Zavkhan Province about 15 years ago to make a living in the capital Ulaanbaatar.