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Corey Flintoff

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Russia Moves To Protect Its 'Information Sovereignty'

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Russia's parliament, the Duma, approved a bill on Friday that would limit foreign ownership of Russian media to less than 20 percent.

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Thousands March In Russia To Protest Involvement In Ukraine

Monday, September 22, 2014

A peace march in central Moscow on Sunday drew more than 25,000 protesters, objecting to the Russian government's actions in Ukraine.

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Thousands March In Russia To Protest Involvement In Ukraine

Monday, September 22, 2014

A peace march in central Moscow on Sunday drew more than 25,000 protesters, objecting to the Russian government's actions in Ukraine.

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To Foil Russia's Food Ban, Imported Ingredients Go Incognito

Friday, September 19, 2014

Russia's ban on imported foods hasn't stopped its trendiest restaurants from sourcing top-quality ingredients like Italian cheese and Norwegian fish. How? Just slap on a "made in Belarus" label.

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Estonia 'Spy' Dispute Could Be Russia Making Anti-NATO Mischief

Sunday, September 14, 2014

It could be the next big spy movie: an Estonian intelligence agent nabbed by Russia on spy charges. Russia says he was spying on them; Estonia says he was kidnapped in a cross-border raid.

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Russia Reports Troop Deaths In Ukraine, But Calls Them 'Volunteers'

Monday, September 08, 2014

Ukraine and the West insist that the Russian army has been fighting in eastern Ukraine, a charge Russia denies. But reports from Russia now acknowledge that Russian soldiers are part of the battle.

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Russia Mounts Intense Media Campaign In Ukraine

Thursday, September 04, 2014

The Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are trying to counter what they say is a flood of intense propaganda from Russian media that broadcast just across the border.

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Ukrainian Strife Takes A Turn Toward Peace, In A Confusing Way

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

There's some confusion in Ukraine, as conflicting reports surface about Moscow and Kiev's conversations on ways to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile, President Obama is in Estonia, ahead of this week's NATO meeting.

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To Understand Putin's Policy, Dissect The Kremlin's Inner Circles

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Some foreign policy analysts say that factions in Moscow are competing to influence Russian President Vladimir Putin as he decides policy on Ukraine. Others say that Putin is pursuing his own line.

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Fighting In Ukraine Continues; Russia Dismisses Threat Of Sanctions

Monday, July 28, 2014

Fierce fighting continued overnight in eastern Ukraine along the Russian border, and Russia's foreign minister rejected U.S. claims that his country has been supporting pro-Russia fighters there.

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Fighting In Ukraine A Hurdle As Investigators Try To Access MH17 Site

Friday, July 25, 2014

International observers and air-crash experts visited previously unexamined pieces of the Malaysia Airlines wreckage Thursday and made some disturbing discoveries, including unrecovered human remains and what may be shrapnel holes in the plane's fuselage.

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Near Crash Site, Stories Of The Jet Cleave Closely To Russian Version

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Following the downing of the Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine, local residents have been talking about the event — but the picture is being distorted by a propaganda campaign in local media.

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Tenuous Progress At Jet's Crash Site, As Clashes Flare Close By

Monday, July 21, 2014

The first investigators have reached the crash site of the Malaysian airliner in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile, fighting flared in Donetsk between separatists and armed groups supporting the government.

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International Observers Work To Keep Tabs On Site Of Malaysia Jet Crash

Monday, July 21, 2014

At the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines jet in eastern Ukraine, international observers are trying to keep tabs on the rebels' treatment of victims' bodies and potential evidence from the scene.

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The Challenges Of Investigating The Malaysia Airlines Disaster

Friday, July 18, 2014

NPR Moscow correspondent Corey Flintoff, who is following the investigation into the Malaysia Airlines flight that was apparently shot down, answers questions about how it's developing.

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In 'Wish I Was Here,' Well-Covered Territory And Familiar Pitfalls

Friday, July 18, 2014

Zach Braff's Wish I Was Here feels like a spiritual descendant to his Garden State. As much as it shares his sensibilities, it also shares some of the earlier film's weaknesses.

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Malaysian Airliner Crashes In Eastern Ukraine

Thursday, July 17, 2014

A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying nearly 300 people has crashed in eastern Ukraine, near the Russian border. It's unclear why it crashed, but the Ukrainian president is calling for an investigation.

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Darkened By A Bloody History, Baltics Hope To Be Bolstered By NATO

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are now members of the EU and NATO, but they have painful memories of the Soviet occupation. The Baltic states are asking for a bigger NATO presence in their countries.

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Russia's Annexation Of Crimea Worries Baltic Nation Of Latvia

Monday, July 14, 2014

President Putin said he was acting to protect the rights of ethnic Russians in Crimea. Latvians fear Russia could use the Russian-speaking population to exert destabilizing pressure on their country.

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Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Is Described As Fierce But Indecisive

Friday, July 04, 2014

Diplomats are trying to arrange a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine. But Ukraine's president is under domestic pressure to take decisive military action against pro-Russian separatists.

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