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Russia’s President Signs Law on Free Economic Zone in Crimea

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the law on the creation of a free economic zone in Crimea.

World » Russia | December 1, 2014, Monday // 07:47 | Viewed: 1511

Russian Navy Ships Conduct Drills In English Channel

Warships from Russia's Northern Fleet entered the English Channel to hold drills, reports RIA Novosti, quoting the Russian Navy press office.

World » Russia | November 28, 2014, Friday // 12:44 | Viewed: 2252

French President Suspends Delivery of First Mistral Warship to Russia

France's President Francois Hollande has announed the delivery of a Mistral helicopter carrier to Russia is now suspended until further notice.

World » Russia | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 21:45 | Viewed: 1453

Sergey Lavrov: Western Sanctions Aimed at Toppling Russian Regime

The West does not even conceal its "anti-Russian" sanctions are aimed at toppling down the ones in power, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Saturday.

World » Russia | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 12:29 | Viewed: 1731

Putin Says Russia Should Prevent 'Colour Revolutions'

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Moscow should prevent the occurrence of a colour revolution and combat extremism in Russia.

World » Russia | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1237

German Chancellor Warns of Russian Impact in Moldova, Serbia, Georgia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suggested that President Vladimir Putin has called peace in Europe into question through Russia's annexation of Crimea.

World » Russia | November 17, 2014, Monday // 11:58 | Viewed: 2321

Putin Leaves G-20 Summit after Severe Criticism over Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday left Brisbane after finishing up at the G-20 summit where he came under heavy pressure from Western leaders over Moscow’s involvement in the crisis in Ukraine.

World » Russia | November 16, 2014, Sunday // 11:52 | Viewed: 1402

Western Leaders Threaten Russia With More Sanctions

Britain's PM David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Russia and Russian individuals might face further sanctions over the situation in Ukraine.

World » Russia | November 15, 2014, Saturday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1748

France Postpones Mistral Warship Handover Indefinitely, Russia Threatens With 'Serious Claims'

The French government has decided to put a hold on the delivery of two Mistral helicopter carriers to Russia.

World » Russia | November 14, 2014, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2277

Russia Strikes Deal to Build 8 Nuclear Reactors in Iran

Representatives of Russia and Iran signed Tuesday an agreement under which the Russian company Rosatom is to build eight units for Iranian nuclear plants.

World » Russia | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 20:55 | Viewed: 1249

UK's Cameron Warns Russia Of Possible Further Sanctions

British Prime Minister David Cameron condemned the illegal intervention of Russia in the Ukrainian crisis at the Lord Mayor's banquet, held on Monday.

World » Russia | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 999

CNN to Halt Broadcasting in Russia

CNN International will stop broadcasting on cable networks in Russia at the end of the year following legislative changes further limiting foreign ownership in Russian media outlets.

World » Russia | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1440

Serbia, Russia Agree on Repayment Plant for Gas Debt

Serbia has reached agreement with Russia on the repayment of its gas debt and is expected to have deliveries fully restored.

World » Russia | November 6, 2014, Thursday // 08:20 | Viewed: 1310

Vladimir Putin Tops Forbes' Most Powerful People Ranking

For the second year running, Russian President Vladimir Putin has been named the world’s most powerful person by a panel of Forbes editors, reports RT.

World » Russia | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 19:27 | Viewed: 1742

Serbia to Host Joint Military Exercise with Russia in November

Serbia will host a joint military exercise with Russia in the first half of November, ITAR-TASS reported on Wednesday.

World » Russia | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1952

Russia Confirms Receiving First Tranche of Ukraine Gas Debt Payment

Russian gas giant Gazprpom on Wednesday confirmed receiving the first tranche of payment for past deliveries from Ukraine’s Naftogaz.

World » Russia | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 11:34 | Viewed: 1333

Russian State Telecom To Launch Counterpart of Skype

The Russian State Telecom Rostelecom is planning to launch a Russian mobile application, more or less analogous to Skype and Viber, reports ITAR-TASS.

World » Russia | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 975

Russia to Ban Import of Animal Fat, Meat Byproducts from EU

Russia will impose a temporary ban on imports of animal fat and meat byproduct from the European Union.

World » Russia | October 20, 2014, Monday // 19:52 | Viewed: 1373

Cooling of US-Russia Relations to Last Long Time - Russian FM

A long period of severing ties between Washington and Moscow should be expected amid attempts to solve the Ukraine crisis, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned.

World » Russia | October 20, 2014, Monday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1951

Putin Promises to Decrease Europe Supplies 'If Ukraine Steals Gas'

Russian President Vladimir Putin has made clear Gazprom will reduce deliveries to EU countries if Ukraine "steals" transit gas pumped through its territory.

World » Russia | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 17:53 | Viewed: 2515

Putin Urges Unblocking of South Stream

With transit of Russian gas to Europe via Ukraine still being problematic, diversification of supply routes is an obvious solution, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has said

World » Russia | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 12:46 | Viewed: 1692
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