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Putin Says Sanctions, Pressure Alone Won't Resolve North Korea Crisis

Resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis is impossible with sanctions and pressure alone, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday after meeting his South Korean counterpart, adding that the impact of cutting oil would be worrying.

World » Russia | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1677

Russian President Vladimir Putin Warns of Planetary Catastrophe

The Russian president Vladimir Putin has warned that the escalating North Korean crisis could cause a “planetary catastrophe” and huge loss of life.

World » Russia | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 11:01 | Viewed: 3452

Two Injured in Explosion in Central Kiev

Two people were injured on Thursday in an explosion near government headquarters in the center of Kiev, Ukraine's capital, on the Independence Day holiday, police said, quoted by Reuters.

World » Russia | August 24, 2017, Thursday // 17:09 | Viewed: 3768

Terrorists Planning an Attack in Moscow were Detained

The Russian Federal Commission of security captured four terrorists – one is a Russian citizen and the other are from Central Asia countries, they were preparing an attack in Moscow and the region.

World » Russia | August 14, 2017, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 4435

Russia Can Introduce Electric Cars in the Upcoming Decade

Russia's gradual transition to electric vehicles may take place over the next decade, Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov told Russian TV.

World » Russia | August 11, 2017, Friday // 11:11 | Viewed: 4651

Former Russian Minister is Accused of Taking USD 2 million Bribe

Former Russian Economy Minister Alexey Ulyukaev is accused of receiving a two-million-dollar bribe from Rosneft, BNT reported.

World » Russia | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 4581

Putin Went Fishing in South Siberia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been fishing in the mountains of South Siberia.

World » Russia | August 6, 2017, Sunday // 13:02 | Viewed: 5258

Putin Gives 1st Public Indication of 2018 Presidential Run

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given the first public indication that he will run for a new term in the 2018 elections, in comments made during a visit to Eastern Siberia, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | August 4, 2017, Friday // 15:36 | Viewed: 4261

People in Russia are Pessimistic About the Economy

The Russian Federal Office of Statistics Rosstat and the Moscow School of Economics presented shocking data from polls among citizens of Russia.

World » Russia | July 11, 2017, Tuesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 88573

Ahead of G20 Summit Putin Calls Sanctions 'Covert Form' of Protectionism

''Russia is in favor of an open and rules-based trade order to boost global growth, and sanctions imposed against Moscow are a "covert form" of protectionism'', President Vladimir Putin was quoted as saying on Thursday ahead of a G20 summit in Germany, Re

World » Russia | July 6, 2017, Thursday // 09:16 | Viewed: 4451

Russian Аrmy Says May Have Killed IS Chief

The Russian army on Friday said it had struck a meeting of Islamic State leaders in Syria on May 28 and was trying to verify whether the group's leader had been killed, news agencies said on Friday, AFP reported.

World » Russia | June 16, 2017, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 4479

Turkey-Russia Negotiations Over S-400 Missiles Systems Continue

The S-400 negotiations with Russia continue successfully, yet there is no sign of an agreement, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş confirmed, Daily Sabah writes.

World » Russia | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 09:24 | Viewed: 17221

Putin Urges 'Joint Work' with Trump on Climate

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for calm in the wake of Donald Trump’s decision to pull the US out of the Paris Agreement, joking that any bad weather encountered around the globe could now be blamed on ‘American imperialism’, reported RT.

World » Russia | June 2, 2017, Friday // 17:13 | Viewed: 6906

2 killed, 8 Injured in Gas Explosion in Russia's South

Russian authorities say that a gas explosion in an apartment building in Russia's south has killed at least two people and injured eight other, according to ABC.

World » Russia | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 7076

Putin Says Russia's Relations With Turkey Have Fully Recovered

President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Russia's relationship with Turkey had fully recovered after what he called a crisis caused by Ankara's shooting down of a Russian warplane near the Syrian border in 2015, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 7041

Putin, Trump 'In Favour' of Meeting at G20 Summit in July

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump are "in favour" of meeting on the sidelines of a G20 summit to be held in Germany in July, the Kremlin said Tuesday, AFP reported.

World » Russia | May 3, 2017, Wednesday // 08:26 | Viewed: 12694

Russia's FM: After Bulgaria's Elections, No One Is Talking About Russian Interference

The topic of Russia’s interference in the elections of European countries is absurd, stated to TASS the Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Alexey Meshkov.

World » Russia | March 28, 2017, Tuesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 8825

EU Urges Russia to Release Protesters 'Without Delay'

The European Union urged Russia "to release without delay" what it said in a statement were "peaceful demonstrators" detained a day earlier during nationwide protests against corruption, AFP reported.

World » Russia | March 27, 2017, Monday // 09:45 | Viewed: 7842

Hundreds Arrested in Anti-Corruption Protests in Russia

Opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been arrested at an anti-corruption rally organised in Russia’s capital Moscow, reported BBC.

World » Russia | March 26, 2017, Sunday // 21:07 | Viewed: 37767

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: 11828

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: 41248
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