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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: 7139

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: 3860

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: 3591

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: 4092

Downing of Russian Warplane by Turkey Was ‘Hostile Act’, Putin Says

The downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey had been a “hostile act, not an act of unfriendliness," Russian  President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday.

World » Russia | December 17, 2015, Thursday // 14:58 | Viewed: 4571

Russian Warship Fires Warning Shots at Turkish Vessel in Aegean Sea to Avert Collision

A Russian patrol ship has fired warning shots at a Turkish fishing vessel to avert a collision in the northern Aegean Sea, the Defence Ministry in Moscow said on Sunday.

World » Russia | December 13, 2015, Sunday // 16:34 | Viewed: 4508

Blast at Moscow Bus Stop Injures Four

A bomb exploded at a bus stop in central Moscow on Monday, leaving four people injured, Russian media report.

World » Russia | December 8, 2015, Tuesday // 08:44 | Viewed: 3222

Russia Will Respond to NATO Membership Invitation to Montenegro, Kremlin Says  

Russia will have to react to NATO’s invitation to Montenegro to join the Alliance, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said.

World » Russia | December 2, 2015, Wednesday // 16:25 | Viewed: 5679

Putin 'Not Planning to Meet Erdogan' at Paris Climate Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin has no plans on meeting Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of high-level climate talks in Paris (COP21) starting today, Putin's press secretary has said.

World » Russia | November 30, 2015, Monday // 13:47 | Viewed: 7276

Russia to Suspend Visa-free Travel Regime with Turkey from 2016

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that Russia will suspend its visa-free regime with Turkey from the beginning of next year.

World » Russia | November 27, 2015, Friday // 18:52 | Viewed: 4866

15 People Killed, 10 Others Injured as Russian Helicopter Crashes in Eastern Siberia

Fifteen people were killed and ten others are in intensive care after a Russian Mi-8 helicopter crashed in the Krasnoyarsk territory in Eastern Siberia on Thursday.

World » Russia | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 12:29 | Viewed: 3607

Surviving Pilot Says Turkey Issued No Warning Before Shooting down Russian Warplane

The rescued pilot surviving pilot of the Russian warplane downed by Turkey has said that no warnings of airspace violation were issued by Turkish Air Force.

World » Russia | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 3587

Putin: Turkish Leadership Purposefully Pursues Islamisation of Country

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the current Turkish leadership has purposefully pursued the Islamisation of the country for a number of years.

World » Russia | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 4114

One Russian Marine Killed During Search for Pilots of Downed Su-24 in Syria

A Russian Mi-8 helicopter has come under attack during a search and rescue operation tasked with saving the two pilots of the downed Su-24 in Syria, the Russian military said on Tuesday.

World » Russia | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 21:50 | Viewed: 3213

Russia Protests to Turkey over Downing of Su-24 Warplane

Russia has lodged a formal protest with Turkey over the downing of its Su-24 jet, TASS reported on Tuesday.

World » Russia | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 19:39 | Viewed: 2874

Sergei Lavrov Cancels Turkey Visit after Downing of Russian Warplane  

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has cancelled his visit to Turkey scheduled for Wednesday following the downing of a Russian warplane by a Turkish Air Force jet.

World » Russia | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 17:49 | Viewed: 2869

Russia Considers No Branch of Turkish Stream or Gas Hub in Bulgaria

Russia doesn’t not consider the construction in Bulgaria of a gas hub or a branch of the planned Turkish Stream pipeline, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

World » Russia | November 20, 2015, Friday // 20:33 | Viewed: 5482

Russia's Putin Denies Turkish Stream Has Lost Momentum

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project hasn’t lost momentum but needs elaboration due to the large number of legal, technical and economic issues which the two sides have to resolve jointly.

World » Russia | November 13, 2015, Friday // 17:36 | Viewed: 3928

Terrorist Act Remains ‘Possible Reason’ for Russian Plane Crash in Egypt - PM Medvedev

A reason for last month’s crash of the Russian passenger plane in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula could be a terrorist bombing, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday.

World » Russia | November 9, 2015, Monday // 21:13 | Viewed: 3401

Russia Brings Back 11,000 Tourists from Egypt in 24 Hours

About 11,000 Russian tourists have been evacuated from Egypt over the past 24 hours in the aftermath of the deadly Russian plane crash, according to official data, TASS reported on Sunday.

World » Russia | November 8, 2015, Sunday // 16:14 | Viewed: 2978

Putin Suspends Russian Flights to Egypt on FSB Advice  

Russian President Vladimir Putin has agreed to suspend all commercial flights to Egypt until an investigation determines the causes of the deadly Russian A321 plane crash, TASS reported on Friday.

World » Russia | November 6, 2015, Friday // 17:24 | Viewed: 2969
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