RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – April 24, 2014

TODAY: Lavrov blasts Kiev and U.S. as Ukraine situation intensifies; Moscow threatens retaliation; NATO jets scrambled. VTB vows to stay in NYC; most Russians optimistic Ukraine crisis will not lead to Russia’s isolation. Russia-Canadia diplomatic spat; Duma seeks control over foul language. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who has accused the West of attempting to stage […] …read more