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Timothy Heritage

Timothy Heritage

    Russia warns Nato, US over Ukraine membership
    Russia warns Nato, US over Ukraine membership
    Russia's foreign minister warned Nato not to offer Ukraine membership of the alliance as it gathered for a summit on Thursday, and told the United...
    After a day of drama, who rules Ukraine?
    After a day of drama, who rules Ukraine?
    Shortly after the appointment of a speaker hostile to him, the assembly voted Yanukovich out of office on Saturday and called a presidential...
    Ukraine protesters seize Yanukovich's Kiev compound
    Ukraine protesters seize Yanukovich's Kiev compound
    Protesters seized the Kiev office of President Viktor Yanukovich on Saturday, although his whereabouts were unknown, as the pro-Russian leader's grip on power...
    Russia expels US journalist critical of Putin
    Russia expels US journalist critical of Putin
    Russia has barred a US journalist who is critical of President Vladimir Putin for five years, a move that could upset relations with the United...
    'Syria attack will hurt global economy'
    'Syria attack will hurt global economy'
    This reinforces Russian president Vladimir Putin's attempts to talk United States President Barack Obama out of air strikes.
    Fugitive Snowden slips out of Moscow airport for 'secure' base
    Fugitive Snowden slips out of Moscow airport for 'secure' base
    This ends more than a month in limbo in the transit area.
    Putin trashed for heavy-handed crackdown on protesters
    Putin trashed for heavy-handed crackdown on protesters
    Russia's opposition expressed concern on Tuesday that Vladimir Putin was resorting to old tactics to crush dissent after riot police detained...
    Putin wins Russian presidential election
    Putin wins Russian presidential election
    Vladimir Putin won a resounding victory in Russia's presidential election on Sunday, exit polls showed, securing a new six-year term in the Kremlin...
    Anti-Putin protesters struggle with chaotic meetings
    Anti-Putin protesters struggle with chaotic meetings
    It took several minutes and a woolly hat to resolve the latest differences among the loose alliance of Russian opposition groups challenging...
    Russia's Kudrin pays price for going off script
    Russia's Kudrin pays price for going off script
    Vladimir Putin's strategy for a smooth return to the Kremlin appears to have gone off script with the departure of Finance Minister Alexei...
    Putin ready to return as Russian president
    Putin ready to return as Russian president
    Vladimir Putin declared on Saturday that he planned to reclaim the Russian presidency in an election next March that could open the way for the...
    Barroso secures new term as head of EU executive
    Barroso secures new term as head of EU executive
    European Commission President José Manuel Barroso secured a second five-year term on Wednesday in a vote at the European Parliament.