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Putin still a contender for Nobel Peace Prize

Putin still a contender for Nobel Peace Prize

OSLO, Norway, March 6 (UPI) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin is still a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize despite the recent situation in Ukraine's Crimea region.
Aileen Graef

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014.
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Church-affiliated publisher prints Stalin calendar

SERGIYEV POSAD, Russia, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- A printing house affiliated with the Russian Orthodox Christian Church courted controversy with a monthly calendar featuring pictures of Josef Stalin.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013.
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NATO needs to talk Turkey

NATO needs to talk Turkey

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- It is time to "talk turkey" about Turkey's role in NATO.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Future science fiction

HERNDON, Va., July 16 (UPI) -- Leadership in Iran and North Korea leave their countries in a science fiction-type nightmare.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Putin says Washington meddles in Russian politics

MOSCOW, June 12 (UPI) -- President Vladimir Putin accused Washington of meddling in Russian politics by backing activists, as an anti-Putin protest was to be held in Moscow Wednesday.

Documents show Britain bugged King Edward VIII, paid Franco brother

LONDON, May 24 (UPI) -- Newly released documents show British intelligence bugged King Edward VIII before his abdication and paid key Spanish leaders to keep the country neutral.

Russian lawmaker decries Stalin busts for sale

MOSCOW, May 13 (UPI) -- A Russian lawmaker said busts of former dictator Josef Stalin shouldn't be sold at a kiosk in the Russian Parliament building.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, May 6, 2013.
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Putin opponent sentenced to jail

MOSCOW, April 26 (UPI) -- Authorities in Moscow said opposition leader Konstantin Lebedev is to spend more than two years in prison for plotting to overthrow the government.
Putin outlines goals of new movement

Putin outlines goals of new movement

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia, March 29 (UPI) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin urged members of his All-Russia People's Front to create a broad platform to discuss the country's most pressing issues.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, March 5, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday. Feb. 11, 2013.
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Biden: Gun recommendations by next week

Biden: Gun recommendations by next week

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday the gun violence task force he heads will make recommendations next week on how to deal with the issue.

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Church seeks Russia-Poland 'forgiveness'

GRABARKA, Poland, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- The long-strained relations between Russia and Poland can be overcome through faith and forgiveness, a Russian Orthodox religious leader said over the weekend.

Battleship opens for tours in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, July 7 (UPI) -- It's all hands on deck Saturday as the battleship USS Iowa begins its new life as a floating museum in Los Angeles.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 6, 2012.
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Susan Eisenhower knocks Ike memorial plan

Susan Eisenhower knocks Ike memorial plan

WASHINGTON, March 21 (UPI) -- Susan Eisenhower called Tuesday for a complete rethink of a proposed memorial in Washington for her grandfather, U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, March 5, 2012.
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Putin thinking about fourth term

Putin thinking about fourth term

MOSCOW, March 2 (UPI) -- Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is looking past Sunday's presidential election and says he may seek a fourth term in 2018.
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