Old Russia Talks Less of â€�New Russia’


Old Russia Talks Less of â€�New Russia’
BY PAUL SONNE —Philip Shishkin contributed to this article.
The Wall Street Journal Europe
Jun 1 2015

MOSCOW—When Vladimir Putin first mentioned Novorossiya over a year ago, alarm bells went off in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. The czarist-era term, which means New Russia, refers to a large swath of modern-day Ukraine that Catherine the Great won…read more…

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