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Putin Allows Recognition of Passports from Donetsk, Luhansk 'Republics'

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree which guarantees recognition of passports of nationals of so-called 'Donetsk People's Republic' and 'Luhansk People's Republic', TASS news agency reports.

World » Russia | February 18, 2017, Saturday // 17:18 | Viewed: 4799

Russia Bars Poultry from 15 Countries, Bulgaria Included

Russia has imposed a temporary ban on poultry imports from 15 European countries, including Bulgaria, over risk of bird flu.

World » Russia | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 13:29 | Viewed: 7266

Russia 'Seeks to Destabilize Bulgaria, Other European Countries'

Russia aims to destabilize Bulgaria among other EU and European countries, British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon says.

World » Russia | February 3, 2017, Friday // 10:59 | Viewed: 4287

Russia Introduces Border Controls with Belarus

Russian authorities have introduced border checks with Belarus days after Minsk's decision to scrap short-term visas for nationals of 80 states.

World » Russia | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 12:06 | Viewed: 6291

Russia Warns of 'Maidan' over Bulgarian President's Inauguration, MPs Pick Up

A state-funded think tank in Russia has alleged that Maidan-style protests will be staged "in the center of Sofia" before Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev takes up the office on Sunday.

World » Russia | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 15:44 | Viewed: 6276

Putin: Claim We Have Compromising Materials Against Trump Is Fraud

Russian President Vladimir Putin has described as fraud claims that Moscow has at its disposal compromising materials about US President-elect Donald Trump.

World » Russia | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 3131

Russia Decides against Expelling US Diplomats

Russia will not tell US diplomats to leave despite Washington's decision to apply the measure, President Vladimir Putin has said.

World » Russia | December 30, 2016, Friday // 16:18 | Viewed: 6789

Russia Plans to Expel 35 US Diplomats in Reciprocal Move

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has proposed to President Vladimir Putin the expulsion of 35 US diplomats posted to the country in retaliation to an earlier move by the US administration.

World » Russia | December 30, 2016, Friday // 13:26 | Viewed: 5927

Syria Ceasefire Agreement Takes Effect on Midnight - Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a "fragile" agreement on a ceasefire in Syria has been reached among warring factions, TASS news agency reports.

World » Russia | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 13:41 | Viewed: 6750

Russian Website Names President 'Bulgarian Obama' over Remarks

An interview of Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev with Germany's Frankfurter Allegemeine Zeitung (FAZ) has sparked outrage in Russian media.

World » Russia | December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 15:21 | Viewed: 4043

Moscow Court Rules Change in Power in Ukraine in 2014 Is Coup

A Moscow court has ruled that the events in February 2014 in Ukraine constitute a state coup, reported TASS.

World » Russia | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 6186

Possible Reasons for Russian Plane Crash - Ice, Unstable Cargo, Bad Fuel

There is still no sufficient information in order to clarify the reasons for the crash of the Russian plane but we all learned that one of the black boxes has been discovered.

World » Russia | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 2962

Black Box of Russian TU-154 Found

Divers have discovered one of the black boxes of the Russian TU-154 plane which crashed on Sunday in the Black Sea, reported TASS, citing a source from the security forces.

World » Russia | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 09:09 | Viewed: 6122

Russia Declares Day of National Mourning

Monday is a day of mourning in Russia in honour of the victims of the crash of a Russian military plane TU-154 in the Black Sea.

World » Russia | December 26, 2016, Monday // 09:33 | Viewed: 6100

Putin Orders Special Commission To Investigate TU-154 Crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to the relatives of the people who died in the plane crash near the shores of Sochi, reported TASS.

World » Russia | December 25, 2016, Sunday // 13:46 | Viewed: 6126

Body of Plane Crash Victim Found

The body of a victim and the documents of a journalist from Perviy kanal have been found at the site of the crash of the Russian TU-154 plane, announced to TASS a source from the military forces.

World » Russia | December 25, 2016, Sunday // 11:09 | Viewed: 6278

Russian Plane Crashes in Black Sea

A TU-154 plane of the Russian military ministry with 91 people on board has crashed in the Black Sea, announced to TASS military structures in the region, cited by Focus Agency.

World » Russia | December 25, 2016, Sunday // 09:08 | Viewed: 6836

Putin: Transit of Russian Gas Through Ukraine to Europe Is in Question

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that the transit of Russian gas through Ukraine to Europe is in question.

World » Russia | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 3126

Russia Will Not Allow Infringement of Its Rights, Putin Says

Russian Vladimir Putin has asserted that his country will decide for its own future and will fork for a system of international relations not based on pretence for “hegemony”.

World » Russia | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 12:33 | Viewed: 4109

President Putin Appoints New Russian Economy Minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Deputy Finance Minister Maxim Oreshkin as the new Minister of the Economy.

World » Russia | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 6970

Russia Bans Access to LinkedIn Social Network

Russia has banned the use of the professional social network LinkedIn.

World » Russia | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 8729
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