Us Returns Stolen Archive Documents To Russia

A trove of historic archive documents dating back to Catherine the Great that were stolen after the Soviet breakup were returned to Russia by the U.S. on Friday.

Senh: Yep, the U.S. does steal. Glad that they finally returned them to their rightful owners.

Sections:  news   u.s.   world   
  • United States returns stolen archive documents to Russia
    MOSCOW, June 13 (Itar-Tass) - The U.S. authorities have returned eight original historical documents stolen from Russian archives in the early 1990s to Russia. The handover took place at the U.S. ambassador’s residence in Moscow. U.S. Ambassador to ...
    06/13/2014 - 6:46 am | View Link
  • U.S. returns historical documents stolen in 1990s to Russia
    These documents were stolen from the Russian national historical archive in St. Petersburg, the Russian national archive of literature and art and the Russian military and historical archive in early 1990s, the U.S. ambassador said. McFaul said that the ...
    06/16/2013 - 3:01 pm | View Link
  • Washington returns Russian documents penned by last tsars
    If it weren’t for the investigation, none of these documents would have been returned,” said the head of Russia’s State Archive agency ... cases had been opened into how the documents were stolen from Russian artistic, historical and military ...
    06/13/2013 - 6:21 pm | View Link
  • United States Returns Precious Archive Documents
    Officials from the Russian State Archive say many exploited the situation in Russia ... Close to 500 of some 2,500 documents stolen from the Russian national archives between 1994 and 2002 have now been returned. “There are people out there, there ...
    02/28/2011 - 6:31 am | View Link
  • U.S. returns historical documents to Russia
    MOSCOW — A trove of archive documents dating back to Catherine the Great that were stolen after the Soviet breakup were returned to Russia by the U.S. on Friday. The 21 documents include decrees issued by historical figures such as Czar Nicholas II and ...
    02/25/2011 - 7:03 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Stolen Vermeer
    I stumbled across Turbo Paul Hendry M.A., above, somewhere in the gray areas of the Internet. He runs Art Hostage and Stolen Vermeer, two happily abrasive sites ...
    10/31/2014 - 7:01 am | View Website
  • Music News | Latest in Rock, Indie, Hip Hop and More ...
    Get the latest music news and happenings in rock, indie, hip hop, metal, EDM, and more at Rolling Stone.
    10/30/2014 - 11:30 pm | View Website
  • Historical Documents — Archiving history
    Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, fellow citizens: Fifty-one years ago, John F. Kennedy declared to this Chamber that “the Constitution makes us ...
    10/30/2014 - 3:52 pm | View Website
    TIFF2007 The future. When the crew of a tiny deep space research vessel are unexpectedly exposed to an alien energy, repressed behaviours come to the fore.
    10/29/2014 - 3:24 pm | View Website
  • WallBuilders
    Issues and Articles - America’s Most Biblically-Hostile U. S. President,
    10/29/2014 - 1:51 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News