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Thais clamber for free movie tickets as army promotes patriotism

Jun 15 2014

BANGKOK Thousands of Thais thronged cinemas on Sunday to grab free tickets to an epic film featuring a medieval king, given away by military authorities keen to kindle patriotic feeling after seizing power to end months of unrest.

Thais clamber for free movie tickets as army promotes patriotism

Jun 15 2014

BANGKOK Thousands of Thais thronged cinemas on Sunday to grab free tickets to an epic film featuring a mediaeval king, given away by military authorities keen to kindle patriotic feeling after seizing power to end months of unrest.

Thais clamber for free movie tickets as army promotes patriotism

Jun 15 2014

BANGKOK Thousands of Thais thronged cinemas on Sunday to grab free tickets to an epic film featuring a mediaeval king, given away by military authorities keen to kindle patriotic feeling after seizing power to end months of unrest.

Thais clamber for free movie tickets as army promotes patriotism

Jun 15 2014

BANGKOK, June 15 Thousands of Thais thronged cinemas on Sunday to grab free tickets to an epic film featuring a mediaeval king, given away by military authorities keen to kindle patriotic feeling after seizing power to end months of unrest.

Ukraine minister says West sure to provide more support

Mar 19 2014

KIEV The West has come a long way in backing Ukraine in its confrontation with Russia over Moscow's takeover of the Crimea peninsula and is certain to provide further support, Ukraine's foreign minister said on Wednesday.

Ukraine minister says West sure to provide more support

Mar 19 2014

KIEV The West has come a long way in backing Ukraine in its confrontation with Russia over Moscow's takeover of the Crimea peninsula and is certain to provide further support, Ukraine's foreign minister said on Wednesday.

Crimeans vote over 90 percent to quit Ukraine for Russia

Mar 16 2014

SIMFEROPOL/KIEV Russian state media said Crimeans voted overwhelmingly to break with Ukraine and join Russia on Sunday, as Kiev accused Moscow of pouring forces into the peninsula and warned separatist leaders "the ground will burn under their feet". | Video

Crimeans vote over 90 percent to quit Ukraine for Russia

Mar 16 2014

SIMFEROPOL/KIEV Russian state media said Crimeans voted overwhelmingly to break with Ukraine and join Russia on Sunday, as Kiev accused Moscow of pouring forces into the peninsula and warned separatist leaders "the ground will burn under their feet". | Video

Tatar leader mistrusts Russia, fears new troubles in Crimea

Mar 15 2014

KIEV Crimean Tatars, deported en masse by Soviet authorities 70 years ago, fear new repression if Russia's military takeover of the Crimean peninsula leads to formal political control, the Muslim community's most senior figure said on Saturday.

Tatar leader mistrusts Russia, fears new troubles in Crimea

Mar 15 2014

KIEV Crimean Tatars, deported en masse by Soviet authorities 70 years ago, fear new repression if Russia's military takeover of the Crimean peninsula leads to formal political control, the Muslim community's most senior figure said on Saturday.

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Iran says U.S. sanctions on Khamenei mean end of diplomacy

New U.S. sanctions against Iran's supreme leader and foreign minister have closed off diplomacy, Iran said on Tuesday, blaming the United States for abandoning the only route to peace just days after the two foes came within minutes of conflict.