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News Russia » Religion: Russia church shooting kills 5 after gunman opens fire on people leaving service

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/18/russia-church-shooting-leaves-4-dead-after-gunman-opens-fire-after-service.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Russian news outlets also posted photos on social media of ... but the shooting took place in the region where Moscow has led two wars against separatists and radical religious groups since the 1991 Soviet collapse. The region has also seen a large number ...

News Russia » Religion: Is That Russia Troll Farm an Act of War?

News channel or source: http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_pat_buchanan/is_that_russia_troll_farm_an_act_of_war
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

According to the indictment by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Russian trolls, operating out of St. Petersburg, took American identities on social media and became players in our 2016 election. On divisive racial and religious issues, the trolls took both ...

News Russia » Religion: Why U.S. Travel Media Won’t Tell People to Visit Russia

News channel or source: https://skift.com/2018/02/20/why-u-s-travel-media-wont-tell-people-to-visit-russia/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Russia’s been in the news a lot lately —just not the travel ... but for person-to-person encounters that break down barriers between different peoples, languages, religions, races, clothing types, diets, or even whether they spell “traveler ...

News Russia » Religion: What Trump Still Gets Wrong About How Russia Played Facebook

News channel or source: https://www.wired.com/story/what-trump-still-gets-wrong-about-how-russia-played-facebook/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

At the center of that effort were Facebook and its subsidiary Instagram, which the Russian Internet Research Agency (IRA) used to recruit American followers, plan real-life rallies, and spread propaganda about issues like religion, immigration, and ...

News Russia » Religion: Russia opens honourary consulate in Peshawar

News channel or source: https://tribune.com.pk/story/1639895/1-russia-opens-honourary-consulate-peshawar/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Historically, Jhagra remarked, this whole area, from Kazakhstan to Oxus river, and onward to Pamir mountains, was the gateway for bringing and shaping cultures, religion fervor and trade. Pakistan, Russia poised to sign $10b gas pipeline deals this week ...

News Russia » Religion: Byron York: A non-alarmist reading of the Mueller Russia indictment

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/byron-york-a-non-alarmist-reading-of-the-mueller-russia-indictment/article/2649445
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Russia operation has been discussed almost exclusively in ... That involved focusing on angry fringes and hot-button issues: immigration, the Black Lives Matter movement, religion. When attention turned to the 2016 race, the Russians "engaged in ...

News Russia » Religion: Russian Meddling Was a Drop in an Ocean of American-Made Discord

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/18/world/europe/russia-us-election.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

This, along with deepening partisan distrust, is creating one of the worst possible conditions in a multiethnic democracy: a growing belief that elections are a zero-sum contest for control among racial and religious groups. Russian misinformation hit ...

News Russia » Religion: Russia's Election Interference Is Digital Marketing 101

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/russia-trump-election-facebook-twitter-advertising/553676/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

They focused their campaign on topics that divide America—race, immigration, and religion—and targeted battleground states. According to figures reported by Facebook and Twitter, the Russian campaign reached more than 125 million Americans on Facebook ...

News Russia » Religion: Is Russia attempting to erase Crimean Muslim culture?

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/russia-attempting-erase-crimean-muslim-culture-180217174807613.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Half a century of exile amid a virtual ban on their language further eroded their religious and cultural identity. The ongoing crackdown on their language follows a similar trend throughout multiethnic Russia. Last November, the Kremlin forbade compulsory ...

News Russia » Religion: Kemp faces new voter security questions amid Russia probe

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/kemp-faces-new-voter-security-questions-amid-russia-probe/flnvGIg24jQMEBYmHUywsI/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Russia’s attempts to influence the 2016 election — and ... involves stolen identities and phony activists who tried to sharpen divides over race and religion. And Dan Coats, one of the nation’s top intelligence officials, told Congress last week ...