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Navalny accused Ksenia Sobchak of Failing the Opposition

RT: As two Russian politicians discussed the future after the presidential election, their discussion quickly turned into a confrontation, with both sides accusing each other of lies, hypocrisy and betrayal of the liberal cause.

World » Russia | March 19, 2018, Monday // 11:01 | Viewed: 12407

Vladimir Putin Wins Russian Elections with 76.65% of the Votes

Vladimir Putin rolled to a crushing re-election victory Sunday for six more years as Russia's president, and he told cheering supporters in a triumphant but brief speech that "we are bound for success.

World » Russia | March 19, 2018, Monday // 10:00 | Viewed: 11816

Kremlin Promises Retaliation Against UK Over Diplomat Expulsions After Ex-Spy's Poisoning

Russia is preparing retaliatory measures against the U.

World » Russia | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 17:28 | Viewed: 5323

Putin: Russia Proved to be a Democratic Society

Russian President Vladimir Putin gave his annual address to the nation at the Federal Assembly of the country.

World » Russia | March 1, 2018, Thursday // 13:14 | Viewed: 8454

Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Briefly Held Ahead of March Election

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained by police on Thursday but then released a short while later, weeks ahead of a presidential election in which he has been barred from running, writes Reuters.

World » Russia | February 22, 2018, Thursday // 15:05 | Viewed: 11404

Russia is Considering Banning Smartphones in the Army

The Russian Ministry of Defense is considering banning the use of "modern means of cellular communication" at all levels in the armed forces, including in military units and governing structures, reports Dnevnik.

World » Russia | February 16, 2018, Friday // 16:20 | Viewed: 10702

Russia Deploys Nuclear Capable Missile System in Kaliningrad

Russia said on Tuesday that it had the right to put weapons anywhere it chose on its own territory after reports that Moscow had deployed nuclear-capable Iskander missiles in Kaliningrad drew criticism from its neighbors and NATO, Deutsche Welle reports.

World » Russia | February 7, 2018, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 10141

Russia Marking 75th Anniversary Of Bloody Battle Of Stalingrad

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to attend ceremonies in the city formerly known as Stalingrad as it marks the 75th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles in World War II.

World » Russia | February 2, 2018, Friday // 14:35 | Viewed: 8712

Two Popular Russian Journalists got into a Fight During a Radio Broadcast Because of Stalin

Two popular Russian journalists got into a fight during a radio broadcast, which was live on YouTube, BNT reported.

World » Russia | February 2, 2018, Friday // 10:09 | Viewed: 9339

Russia's Putin to Meet Palestine's Abbas on February 12 in Sochi

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in the southern Russian city of Sochi on Feb.

World » Russia | February 1, 2018, Thursday // 18:00 | Viewed: 8236

Russia has Thwarted an Attack Planned for Election Day

Russia's Federal Security Service reported killing a suspected member of the Islamic State group preparing a terrorist assault in the city of Nizhny Novgorod on the day of the presidential election next month, news agencies said.

World » Russia | February 1, 2018, Thursday // 14:27 | Viewed: 8648

The US Published the 'Putin' List of 210 Names of Politicians and Oligarchs

A total of 114 Russian politicians and high-ranking civil servants, as well as 96 oligarchs, have entered the list of people about whom it is believed that their power or wealth is related to President Vladimir Putin.

World » Russia | January 30, 2018, Tuesday // 11:42 | Viewed: 5542

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Freed After Being Arrested During Protests

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released after he was arrested Sunday during anti-Kremlin protests in Moscow, according to his official Twitter account.

World » Russia | January 29, 2018, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 6033

Russian Police Seek Forced Entry to Opposition Leader Navalny's Office

Russian police arrived at the Moscow headquarters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Sunday morning and started to try to force their way in by using an angle grinder, Kira Yarmysh, a spokeswoman for Navalny said, Reuters reported.

World » Russia | January 28, 2018, Sunday // 10:39 | Viewed: 5952

Children in the Crimea Learn to Place and Dispose of Mines

On the Russian-annexed Crimea peninsula, unusual school activities were held - children were taught how to handle mines, Nova TV reported.

World » Russia | January 25, 2018, Thursday // 10:39 | Viewed: 4814

Lavrov: The Rusophobia of the West Today is Unprecedented

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that "the rusophobia of the West" is even worse than it was even during the Cold War and warned that Moscow had "red lines" to be respected.

World » Russia | January 22, 2018, Monday // 10:56 | Viewed: 5220

Roscosmos is Considering the Commercialization of the Russian ISS Segment

Roscosmos is considering the commercialization of the Russian space segment of the International Space Station (ISS).

World » Russia | January 19, 2018, Friday // 12:05 | Viewed: 6323

Russia Accused the Ukrainian Authorities of Preparing for a New War

Russia accused the Ukrainian authorities of preparing for a new war after the parliament in Kiev passed the law on the reintegration of Donbass, defining the armed conflict in the eastern part of the country as "a temporary Russian occupation," the BNR re

World » Russia | January 19, 2018, Friday // 09:41 | Viewed: 4998

Private Armies will be Legalized in Russia

A bill on the legalization of private military companies will be submitted to the Russian parliament.

World » Russia | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 12:27 | Viewed: 6656

Religious Propaganda in Russia Pushes People to the Supernatural

Over the last decade, people in Russia have begun to believe that there is life after death, and that "dead relatives can influence the living," Kommersant introduces findings from a study of the Levada Center.

World » Russia | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 5050

A Surprising Contraction of the Russian Economy in November 2017

Russia's economy shrank surprisingly in November 2017, mainly as a result of declining industrial production, BNR reported.

World » Russia | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 5375
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