Russia Accuses U.S. of Plot to Oust Putin by Funding Opposition

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(Bloomberg) — Russia’s Security Council accused the U.S. of plotting to oust President Vladimir Putin by financing the opposition and encouraging mass demonstrations, less than a week after a protest leader was murdered near the Kremlin. The U.S. is funding Russian political groups under the guise of promoting civil society, just as in the “color revolutions” in the former Soviet Union and Arab world, council chief Nikolai Patrushev said in an e-mailed statement Wednesday. At the same time, the U.S. is using the sanctions imposed over the conflict in Ukraine as a “pretext” to inflict economic pain and stoke discontent, he said. More than 50,000 people turned out in central Moscow on Sunday…

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Russia Accuses U.S. of Plot to Oust Putin by Funding Opposition

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(Bloomberg) — Russia’s Security Council accused the U.S. of plotting to oust President Vladimir Putin by financing the opposition and encouraging mass demonstrations, less than a week after a protest leader was murdered near the Kremlin. The U.S. is funding Russian political groups under the guise of promoting civil society, just as in the “color revolutions” in the former Soviet Union and Arab world, council chief Nikolai Patrushev said in an e-mailed statement Wednesday. At the same time, the U.S. is using the sanctions imposed over the conflict in Ukraine as a “pretext” to inflict economic pain and stoke discontent, he said. More than 50,000 people turned out in central Moscow on Sunday…

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External factors can’t distract P5+1 from Iran talks: Kerry

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Russia Accuses U.S. of Plot to Oust Putin by Funding Opposition

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(Bloomberg) — Russia’s Security Council accused the U.S. of plotting to oust President Vladimir Putin by financing the opposition and encouraging mass demonstrations, less than a week after a protest leader was murdered near the Kremlin. The U.S. is funding Russian political groups under the guise of promoting civil society, just as in the “color revolutions” in the former Soviet Union and Arab world, council chief Nikolai Patrushev said in an e-mailed statement Wednesday. At the same time, the U.S. is using the sanctions imposed over the conflict in Ukraine as a “pretext” to inflict economic pain and stoke discontent, he said. More than 50,000 people turned out in central Moscow on Sunday…

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External factors can’t distract P5+1 from Iran talks: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States and other countries involved in nuclear negotiations with Iran will not “be distracted by external factors or politics”. Kerry made the remarks on Wednesday in Switzerland hours after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took the podium at the US Congress […]