Russian troops captured in Ukraine treated in Kiev hospital

KIEV, Ukraine - Two wounded Russian soldiers captured while fighting in war-torn...either with weaponry or troops. When several Russian soldiers were captured on Ukrainian territory last summer, Russian President Vladimir Putin said they had simply...
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US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

...Qatar were confirmed as hosts. Garcia's full report was not released but was turned over to Swiss authorities in November.Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, also a FIFA executive committee member, told The Associated Press: "We've got nothing to...
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Anchorage man shot in jaw during home invasion, robbery

...Wednesday after three masked men forced their way into the Russian Jack neighborhood apartment and demanded money from the resident...He did not say Thursday whether that was a factor in the Russian Jack shooting.Police are still investigating the incident...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 25, 2015

...quite a few peer-reviewed studies were done on it in the Soviet Union (the plant comes from Siberia) only to be buried in Russian archives.If it pans out, it could be a pretty valuable crop that grows well in Alaska.Thumbs up to reality TV done right...
My Turn: Murkowski on Arctic ignorance: Let it go!

...cooperation and collaboration for search and rescue activities and oil spill response protocols.Despite the recent uptick in Russian aggression in the region, the Arctic has historically been considered a zone of peace and is a region that is relatively free...
Seward sculpture work is in progress

...negotiating the purchase of Alaska from Russia. He famously bought it for $7.2 million - $200,000 of which was pocketed by the Russian dignitary tasked with negotiating for his team, committee member Wayne Jensen said. Jensen has been traveling the state telling...
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Russians captured in Ukraine send messages back home

...swirls around them.The men say they are Russian soldiers who were captured and Yevgeny Yerofeyev, a captain in the Russian army."I'm missing my family and relatives...members of an army brigade based in the Russian city of Togliatti and had been deployed...
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No breakthrough as Kerry meets Putin

...sides hailed the virtues of U.S.-Russian engagement."We didn't come here with...and on implementing a 2012 U.S.-Russian strategy for a transitional government...Turkey. Putin is in Sochi meeting with Russian defense officials for a week.Ushakov...
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My Turn: Alaska can shape the global Arctic agenda

...chilly atmosphere between the U.S. and Russian officials has caused a number of important...dialogues between Alaska and its neighboring Russian provinces to slow or even come to a halt...or initiate working relationships with Russian citizens. Opportunities include engaging...
Kerry heads to Russia in first visit since Ukraine crisis

...of Sochi. But in a sign of the considerable strains, the Kremlin said Putin's attendance had yet to be confirmed and the Russian Foreign Ministry previewed the talks by blaming Washington for the breakdown in relations."The Obama administration chose...
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