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I took the $32 overnight train from Romania to Moldova. You probably shouldn't.

The Soviet-era "sleeper" train is much cheaper than flying, and it is certainly an experience, but …

Charles R. Davis   


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Trump claims Putin invaded Ukraine to rebuild the Soviet Union, which he said was 'full of love'

Trump speculated about the reasons for Russia's invasion of Ukraine and described the repressive So…

Tom Porter   


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Fearful Ukrainian expats recall the dark days of the Soviet era as Russia's military buildup reaches its 'most dangerous moment' yet

Ukrainians living in England tell Insider of their concerns as the military threats from Russia gro…

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Mikhail Gorbachev — who survived a coup attempt as leader of the USSR — questioned the 'future fate' of the US after the January 6 Capitol riot

In an interview with a Russian news outlet, Mikhail Gorbachev viewed the Capitol riot as a dark ome…

Lloyd Lee   


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Before Mikhail Gorbachev's death, a close friend said the former USSR president was 'upset' at the state of Russia and felt his 'life's work' was ruined

Mikhail Gorbachev helped end the Cold War and usher in a new age of warmer relationships between Mo…

Ashley Collman   


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Russian troops in Ukraine have suffered as many deaths as the entire 9-year Afghan war that contributed to the USSR's collapse

Approximately 15,000 Russian troops died in the invasion of Ukraine, per UK's Defense secretary.

Taiyler Simone Mitchell   


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Raymond Weil’s Beatles themed luxury Swiss watch is every gadget freak’s dream

An impressive drum with the official Beatles logo decorates the top of the box while the inside fea…

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Putin resorts to USSR tactics to hide unemployment

"There's a problem of growing underemployment where people are being put in part time or with part-…

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PHOTO: Fidel Castro, wearing 2 Rolexes, lighting a cigar while visiting the USSR for the first time

Two months after the Kennedy administration barred Americans from any transactions with Cuba, Sovie…

Amanda Macias   


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Putin isn't reviving the USSR - he's creating a fascist state

Another characteristic typical of Fascist states is the conflict of interest between the business c…

Rob Garver   


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PHOTO: Fidel Castro, wearing two Rolexes, lighting a cigar while visiting the USSR for the first time

This photo from Castro's 40-day visit to the USSR features Khrushchev and a bunch of Soviets smilin…

Amanda Macias   


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Russia's hunted A-50 command planes are its eyes over Ukraine. Here's how it compares to the Boeing E-3 Sentry.

Russia's Beriev A-50 and the Boeing E-3 Sentry have played important roles in the Ukraine war. Here…

Benjamin Brimelow   


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A Soviet attack submarine crashed into a US aircraft carrier 40 years ago during the Cold War. It was a bad day for the sub.

During the Cold War, the Soviet submarine K-314 crashed into the USS Kitty Hawk, an American aircra…

Ella Sherman   


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Success rate of lunar missions is a little over 50% as per NASA database

According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the technically challenging soft landin…

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Meet the woman who engineered Russia's wartime economy and helped secure another term for Putin

Once feted among her international peers, Russian central bank governor Elvira Nabiullina is now se…

Huileng Tan   


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An author is suing Apple and Tetris, accusing them of adapting his book about the game into a film without permission, listing 22 similarities

Dan Ackerman's lawsuit against Apple and Tetris lists 22 similarities between the book and film, in…

Pete Syme   


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Ukraine's military is shifting to a defensive strategy that failed Nazi Germany in WWII

Ukraine's military is opting for a strategy that echoes Nazi Germany's desperate attempts to stop i…

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Putin has bet Russia's entire economy on war. An expert says it's his best shot at maintaining control of the country.

Vladimir Putin has ramped up military production in Russia to prop up the economy. An expert said d…

Katherine Tangalakis-Lippert