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Nasty Russian election video pushing young men to vote for Vladimir Putin

2018-02-27, Sources Supporters of Russian president Vladimir Putin are hoping a series of explicit and bizarre videos will ensure a landslide victory for their leader in next month’s election. The latest clip features heavily made-up, scantily-clad models posing provocatively in stilettos and lingerie, while one even poses topless on an office …

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Russian TV airs video game as Syria war footage

2018-02-27, Sources A tribute to Russia’s armed forces on the country’s flagship news programme mistakenly used footage from a computer game to illustrate military action in Syria. Eagle-eyed viewers of the weekly Voskresnoye Vremya programme on state-run Channel One TV noticed that gun-sight footage of a truck being attacked was actually …

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U.S. students protest gun laws, Trump considers arming teachers

2018-02-22, ReuitersStudents galvanized by the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school confronted lawmakers on Wednesday with demands to restrict sales of assault rifles, while President Donald Trump suggested arming teachers as a way to stop more U.S. rampages. The unprecedented lobbying effort by groups of teenagers and parents …

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