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Russian Investigators: Nemtsov Killing Linked to Charlie Hebdo Comments

Investigators are working on the hypothesis that the killing of Boris Nemtsov was related to his stance on the attack of Charlie Hebdo magazine.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 12:27 | Viewed: 6088

Russia Opposition to Move Rally to Moscow Center after Nemtsov Murder

The opposition in Russia has rescheduled a march planned for Sunday after prominent politician Boris Nemtsov was murdered on Friday evening.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1418

Nemtsov 'Was Preparing Report on Russia-Ukraine Standoff' - Opposition

Murdered Russian oppositioner Boris Nemtsov was working on a report allegedly containing evidence of Russia's direct involvement in Ukraine's unrest, according to Nemtsov's fellow colleagues.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2467

Who Is Who: Boris Nemtsov

Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in Moscow late on February 27 Boris Nemtsov, was well-known as an oppositional leader and one of the main figures to harshly criticize Russia’s politics as led by President Vladimir Putin.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2280

Bulgaria Foreign Minister Condemns Nemtsov Killing

Bulgaria strongly condemns the murder of the prominent Russian opposition leader and former Deputy PM Boris Nemtsov, the top Bulgarian diplomat Daniel Mitov has said.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:44 | Viewed: 1120

World Politicians React to Boris Nemtsov Murder

Leaders across the globe have reacted to the events of Thursday evening when prominent Russian oppositioner Boris Nemtsov was killed.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:18 | Viewed: 2442

Russian Police Aware of Nemtsov's Last Route

Police have found four vehicles that CCTV systems spotted at the time and place of Boris Nemtsov's murder.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 09:02 | Viewed: 2240

Nemtsov Murder Looks Like 'Contract Killing', the Kremlin Says

The death of Russian opposition politician and former Deputy PM Boris Nemtsov resembles a contract killing, Russian authorities believe.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 08:48 | Viewed: 2299

Russian Opposition Politician Boris Nemtsov Shot Dead in Moscow

Russian opposition politician and former Deputy Prime Minister Boris Netmsov has been shot dead in central Moscow.

World » Russia | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 00:18 | Viewed: 5337

Russia Yet to Decide on Potential Halt in Gas Supply to Ukraine

Russia hasn’t decided yet whether to halt gas sales to Ukraine, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday.

World » Russia | February 25, 2015, Wednesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1342

Russia's Putin Dismisses Apocalyptic Scenario of War with Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin stated in an interview for a local TV channel that an apocalyptic scenario of war with Ukraine can be deemed ''unlikely''.

World » Russia | February 24, 2015, Tuesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1612

EU Imposes Sanctions on Russian Officials, Singer Iosif Kobzon

The European Union has futher expanded the list of sanctions on Russian officials and citizens over the Ukraine crisis.

World » Russia | February 16, 2015, Monday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1857

Russian President Putin's Rating Hits New High

The approval rating for Russian President Vladimir Putin has hit a historic high point of 74% according to a recent research.

World » Russia | February 13, 2015, Friday // 15:28 | Viewed: 3434

US Move to Arm Ukraine Will Break Intl Accords, Russia’s UN Envoy Says

The United States would violate a number of international agreements if it started supplying weapons to the Ukrainian military at the request of the government in Kiev, Russia’s UN ambassador Vitaly Churkin said on Monday.

World » Russia | February 9, 2015, Monday // 21:06 | Viewed: 1738

Russia Will Not Wage Wars - Russian President Putin

Vladimir Putin stated his position on sanctions against Russia, possible war and economic sovereignty on Saturday.

World » Russia | February 8, 2015, Sunday // 12:28 | Viewed: 2574

Russia, Kazakhstan To Discuss Economic Relations

Currently, the bilateral negotiations between Russia and Kazakhstan have been held for a week. According to a source in the Russian agricultural ministry, there is no eminent cause for restrictions.

World » Russia | February 6, 2015, Friday // 14:43 | Viewed: 2165

Russian MP Proposes to Recalculate WWII Reparations Due by Germany

A workgroup in the Russian Duma will take the task of recalculating the reparations owed by Germany as a means for alleviating the consequences of the World War II.

World » Russia | February 3, 2015, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 4060

Russia Suspends Its Participation in PACE Until End of Year

The Russian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) decided on Wednesday to suspend its participation in the body until the end of the year.

World » Russia | January 29, 2015, Thursday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1747

Gazprom Plans to Start Pumping Gas to Turkey via New Pipeline in Dec 2016

Russia’s Gazprom said on Tuesday a planned gas pipeline to Turkey will become operational by the end of next year.

World » Russia | January 27, 2015, Tuesday // 20:44 | Viewed: 2742

S&P Downgrades Russia's Credit Rating to `Junk`

The US rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has downgraded Russia's credit rating to junk, which is below investment grade.

World » Russia | January 27, 2015, Tuesday // 10:05 | Viewed: 1826

Russian FM: `They Played Around With Us For South Stream`

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced at his annual press conference on Wednesday that Moscow relies on the fact that the Turkish stream project will be realized, which will allow for the strengthening of energy security in Europe.

World » Russia | January 21, 2015, Wednesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1997
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