World leaders call for full and transparent investigation into murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov
Assistant secretary of state, Victoria Nuland, apologises to EU counterparts for 'undiplomatic language'
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Foreign Secretary warns of descent into sectarian violence with village turning against village
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A strange mix of stoicism
and indifference keeps
Muscovites going in the
face of tragedy
All the indicators point to
Putin being re-elected
president - for 12 more years