Corey Flintoff Corey Flintoff is NPR's international correspondent based in Moscow, Russia.

Boris Nemtsov, Shot Friday, Was A Vehement Anti-Putin Critic

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Putin Critic Boris Nemtsov Shot Dead In Moscow

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On Sunday, thousands of people gathered in Maidan to mark the first anniversary of anti-government demonstrations that left scores of protesters dead. Geovien So/Barcroft Media/Landov hide caption

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In Battered Ukraine, Spirit Of Defiance Lives On In Maidan Square

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State Department Spokeswoman's Promotion Means End To 'Psaking' In Russia

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Ukrainian Soldiers Retreat After Eastern Town Falls

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'Frozen Conflict' May Be Ukraine's Best Hope, For Now

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Minsk Meeting Aimed At Stopping Fighting In Eastern Ukraine

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Russian soldiers guard the entrance to the Ukrainian military base in Perevalne, Crimea, last March. Russia was criticized widely internationally after seizing the region. Now Russian lawmakers are considering a bill that says Crimea was illegally given to Ukraine in 1954 and should have been part of Russia all along. Ivan Sekretarev/AP hide caption

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There's A Renewed Effort To Stall The War In Ukraine

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French, German Leaders To Present Ukraine Peace Plan To Russia

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War In Eastern Ukraine Grows Fiercer By The Day

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Civilians In Eastern Ukraine Flee As Fighting Intensifies

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Civilians In Debaltsevo Flee Russian-Backed Separatists

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A woman sits inside a bomb shelter in Donetsk on Wednesday. Some local residents have lived in bomb shelters and basements for more than a month, looking for cover from artillery strikes. Alexander Ermochenko/Xinhua/Landov hide caption

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Amid Fighting In Donetsk, On Edge And Seeking Safety Underground

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Fighting Intensifies In Eastern Ukraine

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