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Russian Firm Plugs Waste Discharge After Unprecedented Oil Leak In Arctic

Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel said on Sunday it had stopped the discharge of wastewater from one of its Arctic facilities, one month after an unprecedented fuel leak nearby sparked a state of …

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Russian Su-27 Pilot Dies Following Ocean Rescue in Difficult Conditions.

Rescued Pilot of Su-27 Did Not Survive After Being Pulled from Ocean. The pilot of a Russian … in the Russian, Moscow time zone (UTC+3), said that, “Two vessels are in the area.

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‘Russian roulette’? EPA weighs release of drilling wastes

Oil patch states are dotted with sites that have been contaminated by the salty wastewater. Pennsylvania’s wastewater production spiked in the mid-2000s with the advent of hydraulic fracturing, or …

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Russian boat was illegally seized by North Korea: Russian fishing… – Reuters

Russian boat was illegally seized by North Korea: Russian fishing…  Reuters

Russia’s state fishing agency said on Wednesday that a Russian vessel held by North Korean border guards had not been in North Korean waters when it was …

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No Evidence Russian Engineer Stabbed Antarctica Colleague for Spoiling Book Endings – Live Science


Live Science

No Evidence Russian Engineer Stabbed Antarctica Colleague for Spoiling Book Endings
Live Science
At a remote research station in Antarctica occupied by only 14 people, rising tensions between two Russian colleagues recently escalated into violence, ending with one man stabbing the other in the chest. On Oct. 9 at about 3 p.m. local time, engineer

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Russian Researcher Charged With Attempted Murder In Antarctica – Smithsonian


Smithsonian

Russian Researcher Charged With Attempted Murder In Antarctica
Smithsonian
A researcher at Russia's Bellinghausen Station on King George Island in Antarctica attacked a colleague earlier this month and has now been charged with attempted murder, according to The Guardian. The attacker was Sergey Savitsky and the victim is
A Researcher in Antarctica Has Been Arrested For Stabbing a Colleague, Reports SayScienceAlert
An Attempted Murder at a Research Station Shows How Crimes Are Prosecuted in AntarcticaMotherboard
Russian researcher stabs colleague in Antarctica: reportDaily Press

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Chris Matthews Uses Colbert Show to Allege Russian Links to Fossil Fuel Lobbying

American political commentator and author Chris Matthews is the latest person of influence to use an appearance on a late night talk show to bring up the topic of climate change
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Who Benefits If Russian Oil Sanctions End?

Russian oil sanctions

The idea of the president of any normal country also owning one of its largest assets and using his office to protect it seems outrageous. Putin used his position to gain wealth for himself and a small group of cronies, and is trying to prevent sanctions from reducing the value of that wealth

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Tillerson’s Answers About Exxon’s Lobbying Against Russian Sanctions Defy Logic

In his hearing to be confirmed as Secretary of State, Exxon’s Rex Tillerson portrayed himself as a Chief Executive Officer (and Board Chair) who had no idea what the company was doing in several areas, including that of his greatest responsibility: Russia

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Accident makes Russian village’s taps run with oil

The local YakutiaMedia website says a central heating system accident in the village of Chersky resulted in three tonnes of oil leaking into the water supply. The oil also made its way into a nearby river and contaminated the soil. A video on the Life news …
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