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Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he speaks during his annual news conference
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Putin was no more than a KGB 'errand boy' who was mainly tasked with trivial ...

The Daily Mail 07 Jun 2023
Russian President Vladimir Putin has always been portrayed to the world as an elite Soviet spy, with the former intelligence officer supposedly carrying out top-secret and dangerous operations ... Putin officially rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before resigning in 1991 to enter politics in Saint Petersburg.
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Hana, Woori's Russian operations enjoy high profits despite war

Korea Times 24 Apr 2023
A Hana Bank employee arranges bundles of rubles at the bank headquarters in downtown Seoul, in this June 2022 photo. Yonhap. By Lee Yeon-woo ... Woori in 2008 became the first Korean bank to enter Russia. It now has branches in Moscow and offices in Saint Petersburg and Vladivostok, targeting domestic corporations and Korean expatriates ... sanctions ... .
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Russian military launches recruitment drive for 'real men' -UK intel

The Jerusalem Post 23 Apr 2023
Visitors pose for a picture outside PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Yevgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022 (credit.
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Russia’s economy can withstand a long war, but not a more intense one

Economist 23 Apr 2023
Yet over the following year, despite the repeated tightening of Western sanctions, Russia’s economy recovered its poise ... But more people on the frontline means fewer people in offices and factories. And the more widespread conscription becomes in big cities like Moscow and Saint Petersburg, the greater the chance of popular unrest ... ■ .
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Ex-convict Wagner mercenaries testify on orders to execute children -NGO

The Jerusalem Post 18 Apr 2023
"I don't want war. I don't want bloodshed ... Other alleged incidents?. Visitors pose for a picture outside PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Yevgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022 (credit ... .
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'Wagner ex-convict mercenaries' confess to killing women, pensioners and children as young as FIVE

The Daily Mail 18 Apr 2023
Two men claiming to be Russian unit commanders from the Wagner mercenary group have confessed to killing children, women and pensioners in Vladimir Putin's war with Ukraine ... READ MORE ... Advertisement ... A soldier is seen through the window of the PMC Wagner Centre during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4 ... .
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Inside the St Petersburg café where bomb blew Putin war propagandist to pieces: Russian officials ...

The Daily Mail 03 Apr 2023
Investigators and members of emergency services work at the site of an explosion in a cafe in Saint Petersburg ... Russian forces take security measures on Sunday night at the explosion site in which prominent Russian military correspondent Vladlen Tatarsky died in Saint Petersburg.
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St. Petersburg Prosecutor's Office Launches Investigation Into Cafe Blast

Urdu Point 02 Apr 2023
"The prosecutor's office of the Vasileostrovsky district of Saint Petersburg launched an investigation into the explosion at one of the restaurants on the University embankment.
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Giant advert for Russia's Wagner mercenary group appears near Moscow highway

Reuters 28 Mar 2023
... a military conflict in Ukraine is parked outside PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Yevgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022.
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Putin plans to store tactical nuclear weapons in Belarus

Business Insider 26 Mar 2023
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks on the phone in his office in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on December 15, 2018 ... A leaked 2021 document from Putin's executive office, obtained last month by a group of European journalists from outlets across the continent, indicated the ...
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The Wagner Group, Russia’s maybe-private army in Ukraine, explained

Vox 21 Mar 2023
Visitors wearing military camouflage stand at the entrance of the PMC Wagner Centre, associated with the Wagner private military group (PMC), during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on November 4, 2022. Olga Maltseva/AFP via Getty Images ... That has changed in Ukraine ... Petersburg in November ... Or, as Taylor put it.
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Putin's macabre tour of occupied Ukraine: Russian leader visits besieged regions of Crimea and Mariupol

Business Insider 19 Mar 2023
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks on the phone in his office in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on December 15, 2018. Aleksey Nikolsky/Sputnik/AFP via Getty Images A defiant Putin has begun a tour of occupied areas of Ukraine, stopping in Crimea and Mariupol ... ....
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Russia's Wagner mercenary chief aims to recruit 30,000 new fighters by mid-May

The Jerusalem Post 18 Mar 2023
Visitors gather outside PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Yevgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022 (credit. REUTERS/IGOR RUSSAK). Both sides have unverified number claims ... .
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Russia's Wagner chief warns of frontline collapse if forced to retreat from Bakhmut

The Jerusalem Post 06 Mar 2023
Visitors pose for a picture outside PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Yevgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022 (credit. REUTERS/IGOR RUSSAK) ... "For now, we are trying to figure out the reason ... .

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken participates in a joint press availability with Sweden's Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson in Luleå, Sweden, on May 30, 2023.
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FILE - Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko pose for a photo prior to their talks at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence, outside Moscow, Russia, Feb. 17, 2023. Lukashenko, a close ally of Russian leader Putin, is due in Beijing to begin a three-day state visit Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, as geopolitical tensions rise over Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
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