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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: 5223

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: 5102

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: 3438

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: 6163

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: 7632

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: 5398

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: 4082

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: 3948

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: 4499

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: 3586

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: 3330

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: 3398

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: 5936

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: 4488

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: 3656

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: 3245

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: 3333

Gazprom Cuts in Half Turkish Stream’s Planned Capacity

Gazprom has cut in half the planned capacity of its Turkish Stream gas pipeline project, Interfax reported.

World » Russia | October 6, 2015, Tuesday // 18:27 | Viewed: 4800

Russia MPs Allow Use of Military in Syria

The Russian Federation Council has voted to approve the use of the country's army in military operations abroad, RIA Novosti agency has said.

World » Russia | September 30, 2015, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 3103

Putin Says Russia Seeking to Set Up Regional Anti-IS Network

Russia is trying to establish "some kind of a coordination network" to cooperate with Middle Eastern countries in the fight against Islamic State, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.

World » Russia | September 28, 2015, Monday // 11:05 | Viewed: 2920

Lavrov: Russia Flying Military Supplies, As Well As Humanitarian Aid to Syria

Russian aircraft are delivering military supplies to Syria as well as humanitarian aid, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday.

World » Russia | September 10, 2015, Thursday // 21:45 | Viewed: 3370
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