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Reuters: Gazprom Plans to Start Laying Turkish Stream Pipes in June ‘Despite Questions’   

Russia may see its ambition to carry gas to Europe via the future Turkish Stream pipeline thwarted with the EU determined to cut its energy reliance on Russia and Turkey seeking big discounts for Russian gas in exchange for participating in the project, R

World » Russia | June 3, 2015, Wednesday // 20:30 | Viewed: 2670

Gazprom Targets 5% Rise in Gas Exports to Europe in 2015

Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller has said the Russian gas giant will increase its exports to European customers by 5% this year compared to 2014, TASS reported.

World » Russia | May 28, 2015, Thursday // 21:21 | Viewed: 2116

Russia 'Piling Up Troops, Equipment at Ukraine Border'

The Russian army is stationing armament and troops near the border with Ukraine, Reuters reported Thursday, citing a witness working for the news agency.

World » Russia | May 28, 2015, Thursday // 11:52 | Viewed: 2370

Russian Official Declares Mistral Deal Dead

Russia has given up on its EUR 1.

World » Russia | May 27, 2015, Wednesday // 17:19 | Viewed: 2344

Russia Starts Snap Drills of Central District Air Force, Air Defence Group

Russian Air Force will redeploy more than 100 aircraft to operational air fields over the next 24 hours as part of snap drills, the Defence Ministry announced on Tuesday

World » Russia | May 26, 2015, Tuesday // 14:17 | Viewed: 1900

EU, US Issue Statements Regarding Russian Ban on 'Undesirable' NGOs

Both EU and US representatives showed reactions of concern over the newly passed bill allowing foreign NGOs to be banned in Russia.

World » Russia | May 25, 2015, Monday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1874

Russia Warns Google, Twitter, Facebook of Possible Blocking of Services

Russia has warned Google, Twitter and Facebook to comply with laws requiring internet companies to transmit data on Russian bloggers who have more than 3,000 readers a day, Reuters has reported.

World » Russia | May 22, 2015, Friday // 15:32 | Viewed: 3337

Russia Claims Macedonia Crisis Managed from Abroad

Russia on Wednesday blamed the political crisis in Macedonia on ‘outside’ forces trying to exert influence on Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski over his refusal to back Western sanctions against Moscow.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 21:47 | Viewed: 5175

Russia Set on Developing Its Own Mobile OS

Following the allegations made by Edward Snowden aimed at the US government claiming that it has ''back doors'' into virtually any known operating system, other world powers have started looking for alternatives.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 1972

Russia-Crimea Bridge Already under Construction

Russian construction workers are already building a bridge that will link mainland Russia to the Crimean peninsula which the country incorporated last year.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 7147

Gazprom Cuts 2015 Gas Extraction Volumes

Russian energy giant Gazprom has announced a second major drop in the amounts of gas it is intending to extract in 2015.

World » Russia | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 3518

Russia Bans Transit of NATO Equipment for Afghanistan

Russia has suspended transit to NATO equipment for Afghanistan via its territory, a statement by the country's Prime Minister reads.

World » Russia | May 19, 2015, Tuesday // 12:52 | Viewed: 3751

Russia Seeks No Further Delay to EU-Ukraine Trade Pact, Malmstrom Says

Russia didn’t seek a delay to the planned start of a free-trade pact between Ukraine and the EU at trilateral talks on Monday, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said.

World » Russia | May 18, 2015, Monday // 19:57 | Viewed: 3571

Gazprom Announces Launch of Construction of Turkish Stream Gas Pipeline

Gazprom has launched the construction of the sea section of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline, according to Alexei Miller, CEO of the Russian energy giant.

World » Russia | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 10:45 | Viewed: 2827

Gas to Start Flowing Through Turkish Stream in Dec 2016 - Gazprom

Gazprom announced on Thursday that gas deliveries through the Turkish Stream pipeline will start in December of next year.

World » Russia | May 7, 2015, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 3426

Turkish Stream Could Help Greece and Turkey Improve Relations, Russia’s EU Envoy Says

Gazprom’s Turkish Stream gas pipeline project could become a strong incentive for Turkey and Greece to improve their bilateral relations, a senior Russian diplomat has said.

World » Russia | May 5, 2015, Tuesday // 19:34 | Viewed: 4702

Russian Ballet Legend Maya Plisetskaya Dies at 89

World-renowned Russian ballet dancer Maya Plisetskaya has died at the age of 89.

World » Russia | May 3, 2015, Sunday // 12:37 | Viewed: 3954

Russian Justice Ministry Cancels Oppositioner Navalny's Party Registration

The Russian Justice Ministry revoked the registration of the Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny's Party of Progress on Tuesday.

World » Russia | April 29, 2015, Wednesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1285

Russia Carrying Out Large-Scale Black Sea Drill

About ten Russian warships and vessels of the Black Sea Fleet and aviation are carrying out military exercises, a military official of the fleet has said.

World » Russia | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1780

Gazprom CEO to Meet Greek PM, Energy Minister in Athens

Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller will meet with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Energy Minister Panagiotis Lafazanis in Athens on Tuesday.

World » Russia | April 21, 2015, Tuesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2027

Putin Considers War with Ukraine Impossible, Has No Imperial Ambitions

Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed a possible war between Moscow and Kiev and said that he did not harbour any ambitions of reviving the Russian empire.

World » Russia | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 20:07 | Viewed: 2477
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