Posts tagged under Russia
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Film Review: Red Sparrow

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts Directed by: Francis Lawrence Directed by Francis Lawrence and adapted from the novel

28/02/2018
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Despite Akinfeev blunder, substitutions earn Russia a draw

Russia vs South Korea was the second game of Group H and it was a battle of the youth of

18/06/2014
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Sarajevo, Western Poland, Sloviansk?

Today, Ukrainian forces have stormed Sloviansk, a pro-Russian stronghold in the East of the country. Following the events in Kiev

24/04/2014
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The Crimea Has Been Reclaimed, But What Now Lies In Wait For The Russian Bear?

After what was possibly the most efficient take-over in history, the Crimea is once again part of Russia. America is

27/03/2014
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Does Putin Want More?

After Ukraine’s final military garrison was overrun on Sunday and Russia’s signing of Crimea into its territory on Friday, there

24/03/2014
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Ukraine’s Prime Minister Resigns and Anti-Protest Law Abolished

In an attempt to bring a peaceful resolution to the crisis in the Ukraine over the past few months, Ukraine’s

28/01/2014
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One Of The Scariest Text Messages Of All Time

“Dear subscriber, you are registered as a participant in a mass disturbance.” This is the message received by thousands of

22/01/2014
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Is The World’s Attitude to Homosexuality Regressing?

Despite advances towards equality and human rights, there remains a blight on society caused by outdated beliefs. Ranging from a

21/01/2014
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Do We Have To Choose Between the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics OR Gay Rights?

No, we don’t. Though Russia’s controversial anti-gay laws sparked huge calls for a boycotting of the Sochi 2014 Olympics, next

16/01/2014
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Viva La Revolution?

Since his article in a recent edition of the New Statesman and an interview with Jeremy Paxman that followed, Russell

13/11/2013