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Putin Doubts Turkey Can Ensure Tourists’ Safety

Russian President Vladimir Putin has voiced doubts whether the Turkish authorities are able to guarantee safety of  tourists visiting Turkey.

World » Russia | April 14, 2016, Thursday // 19:30 | Viewed: 4849

Suicide Attack Targets Police Station in Russia’s Stavropol Region

Five explosions have taken place outside of a police station a village in southern Russia, TASS reported on Monday.

World » Russia | April 11, 2016, Monday // 16:12 | Viewed: 5020

Nagorno-Karabakh: Russian PM Says 'Turkish Factor' Might Be Involved

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has suggested that "a Turkish factor" might also be involved in the recent renewal of clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh, a region controlled by ethnic Armenian separatists and surrounded by Azerbaijan.

World » Russia | April 9, 2016, Saturday // 14:16 | Viewed: 5624

Russia Establishing National Guard to Fight Terrorism, Organised Crime

Russia is establishing a National Guard force which will be tasked with fighting terrorism and organized crime, the country’s President Vladimir Putin has announced.

World » Russia | April 5, 2016, Tuesday // 18:41 | Viewed: 5030

Putin Calls for End to Renewed Nagorno-Karabakh Fighting

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for an end to the fierce fighting renewed between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh, where a conflict is threatening to resurface after having remained frozen since 199s4.

World » Russia | April 2, 2016, Saturday // 16:39 | Viewed: 7039

FlyDubai Plane Crash in Russia Kills All on Board

All 62 people on board a FlyDubai plane which crashed on landing in the city of Rostov-on-Don, Russia, are confirmed dead, Russian officials say.

World » Russia | March 19, 2016, Saturday // 10:14 | Viewed: 6028

Putin Orders Russian Troops to Begin Leaving Syria on March 15  

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered to start withdrawing Russian troops from Syria on Tuesday.

World » Russia | March 14, 2016, Monday // 21:50 | Viewed: 6578

Russia’s Ural Airlines to Launch Direct Flights from Perm to Bulgaria’s Burgas

Russia’s Ural Airlines will launch regular weekly flights in the summer from the city of Perm to Bulgaria’s Burgas, on the Black Sea coast, TASS has reported.

World » Russia | March 11, 2016, Friday // 18:01 | Viewed: 5651

Feasibility Study for Russian Gas Supplies to Greece, Italy to Be Made by End-2016 - Gazprom

Russia's Gazprom, Italy’s Edison and Greece’s DEPA will make a cost efficiency assessment of potential supplies of Russian gas under the Black Sea to Italy and Greece by the end of the year, the Chief Executive Officer of the Russian gas giant, Alexey Mil

World » Russia | February 29, 2016, Monday // 15:54 | Viewed: 6249

Russia’s S7 Airlines Mulls Acquiring Stake in Bulgarian Air Carrier

Russian company S7 Airlines is considering a possible entry into the shareholding structure of an unnamed Bulgarian air carrier to conduct flights from Moscow to Europe via Ukraine, TASS reported on Thursday.

World » Russia | February 25, 2016, Thursday // 19:42 | Viewed: 6874

Putin Needs 'Phone Call' to End War in Syria, UK's Hammond Says

It is Russian President Vladimir Putin who can bring the civil war in Syria to an end, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has said.

World » Russia | February 14, 2016, Sunday // 13:58 | Viewed: 7457

Syria Kurds' First Foreign Office to Be Opened in Moscow

A representative office of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) of Syria is to be opened in the Russian capital Moscow on Wednesday.

World » Russia | February 10, 2016, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 5654

Russia Detains Suspected IS Cell Plotting Attacks in Moscow, St. Petersburg

Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained seven suspected members of the Islamic State group who allegedly planned terrorist attacks in Moscow, St.

World » Russia | February 8, 2016, Monday // 21:43 | Viewed: 5593

Lavrov Warns of EU's 'Dangerous' Behavior Toward Russia

EU member states are increasingly complaining of the EU's policies of unilateral decision-making, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday.

World » Russia | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 12:01 | Viewed: 4334

Russia’s Brisco Plans Tours to Bulgaria to Make up for Ban on Travel to Egypt, Turkey

Russia’s Association of Tour Operators (ATOR) has said that travel agency Brisco will launch charter flights to Bulgaria’s Black Sea resorts in the summer to compensate for lost sales of package tours to Egypt and Turkey, TASS has reported.

World » Russia | January 17, 2016, Sunday // 16:47 | Viewed: 6894

South Stream Gas Pipeline Project Remains Halted, Kremlin Says

The Kremlin has dismissed a Bulgarian media report of a possible resumption of talks over the construction of the South Stream gas pipeline project in the coming weeks.

World » Russia | January 12, 2016, Tuesday // 21:23 | Viewed: 4877

Alleged Nemtsov Murderer Dadayev Indicted

Russia's prosecuting authority has indicted Zaur Dadayev, the person who it believes killed opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in February.

World » Russia | December 29, 2015, Tuesday // 14:49 | Viewed: 5313

Russia Introduces New Currency Exchange Rules

Russia's central bank has announced that anyone exchanging more than RUB 15 000 into another currency will have to provide an ID document, an address document, and information about nationality and date of birth.

World » Russia | December 28, 2015, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 7102

Russia Calls for Mutual Sharing of Information on IS Group with U.S.

Russia is ready to share information with the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group on the location of militants in Syria and expects the same in return, a senior Russian military official has said.

World » Russia | December 25, 2015, Friday // 14:15 | Viewed: 3846

Russia to Keep Trying to Resolve Trade Dusputes with EU, Ukraine – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Moscow will continue making efforts to resolve existing disputes in its trade relations with the European Union and Ukraine, Reuters reported on Tuesday, citing Russian news agencies.

World » Russia | December 22, 2015, Tuesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 3572

Russia to Impose Retaliatory Economic Sanctions on Ukraine Jan 1

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decree imposing trade barriers on Ukraine in response to Kiev joining Western sanctions against Moscow.

World » Russia | December 21, 2015, Monday // 15:12 | Viewed: 4067
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