Pro-Russia Rebel Commander Says Bodies Were Already Dead Before Plane Crashed

In a bizarre post on VK.com, the Russian equivalent of Facebook, Strelkov asserted that corpses strewn about the crash scene in the rural eastern Ukrainian village of Grabovo were “bloodless” and insinuated that Kiev may have deliberately shot the plane down as part of some sinister plan. Strelkov claimed that he had spoken to “two people who personally collected the bodies immediately after the crash” and that they had “stressed that many corpses were ‘entirely bloodless’ — as if their Read more […]

Russian Deputy PM Laughs at Obama’s Threats

Russia’s deputy prime minister laughed off President Obama’s sanction against him today  asking “Comrade @BarackObama” if “some prankster” came up with the list. The Obama administration hit 11 Russian and Ukrainian officials with sanctions today as punishment for Russia’s support of Crimea’s referendum. Among them: aides to President Vladimir Putin, a top government official, senior lawmakers, Crimean officials, the ousted president of Ukraine, and a Ukrainian politician and Read more […]