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40% of Families in Russia with a Shortage of Money for Food and Clothing

About 40 percent of Russia's families do not have enough money for food and clothing.

World » Russia | November 24, 2017, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 3725

Kremlin Says no Proof Russia was Source of Radioactive Pollution

There has to date been no confirmation from any Russian government agencies that there was an incident on Russian soil that could have caused raised levels of pollution from a radioactive isotope, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday, Reuters

World » Russia | November 22, 2017, Wednesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 3863

Russia's Putin Hosts Syria's Assad For Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad to talk about the need to move from military operations to the search for a political solution to Syria’s conflict, the Kremlin said on Tuesday, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | November 21, 2017, Tuesday // 09:07 | Viewed: 4742

Russian Twitter Accounts Promoted Brexit Ahead of EU Referendum

Russian Twitter accounts posted almost 45,000 messages about Brexit in the 48 hours around last year’s referendum in an attempt to sow discord during the vote on whether to leave the European Union, the Times newspaper reported on Wednesday, quoted by Reu

World » Russia | November 15, 2017, Wednesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 3492

Qatar, Russia Sign Agreements on Air Defense, Supplies

Qatar signed a military technical cooperation agreement and memorandum of understanding on air defense and military supplies with Russia on Thursday, a statement from the Qatari defense ministry said, quoted by Reuters.

World » Russia | October 26, 2017, Thursday // 12:19 | Viewed: 3720

Some Russian Financial Organizations Suffered 'BadRabbit' Attack

Some Russian financial organizations have suffered cyber attacks by malware called “BadRabbit” but have not been compromised, Russia’s central bank said on Wednesday, quoted by Reuters.

World » Russia | October 25, 2017, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 3550

Syria: Russia Vetoes Extension of Chemical Weapons Inquiry

Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution extending the mandate of the only official mission investigating the use of chemical weapons in Syria, reported BBC.

World » Russia | October 25, 2017, Wednesday // 12:09 | Viewed: 3440

Russia Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Released From Prison

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny announced his release from jail Sunday by posting a selfie on Instagram and offering an upbeat account of his time behind bars.

World » Russia | October 22, 2017, Sunday // 14:47 | Viewed: 11583

Russia's Putin Calls For Gradual Reform of U.N.

Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Thursday for a reform of the United Nations, adding that the changes of the global organization should to be carried out gradually.

World » Russia | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 17:48 | Viewed: 4675

Russia's Central Bank Backs Move to Block Bitcoin Websites

The first deputy governor of Russia's central bank, Sergei Shvetsov, has said that his institution will support efforts to block access to external websites selling cryptocurrencies in the country.

World » Russia | October 11, 2017, Wednesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 3806

Israeli Spies Found Russians Using Kaspersky Software for Hacks

Israeli intelligence officials spying on Russian government hackers found they were using Kaspersky Lab antivirus software that is also used by 400 million people globally, including U.

World » Russia | October 11, 2017, Wednesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 5937

Russian Opposition Calls for Putin to Quit at Moscow Rally

 Supporters of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny gathered in Moscow on Saturday, calling for President Vladimir Putin to quit and let Navalny run in an election.

World » Russia | October 7, 2017, Saturday // 16:26 | Viewed: 7605

Train Collides With Bus In Russia, Killing At Least 17

Russian officials say at least 17 people have been killed after a train collided with a bus at a railway crossing east of Moscow, reported Radio Free Europe.

World » Russia | October 6, 2017, Friday // 09:55 | Viewed: 4595

Russia's Putin Says hasn't Decided if he will Run in 2018 Election

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he had not yet decided whether he would run for re-election in March 2018, something he is widely expected to do.

World » Russia | October 4, 2017, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 4575

Russian Air Strike 'Injures Top Jihadist'

Russia says one of its air strikes in Syria has critically injured the leader of an al-Qaeda-linked jihadist alliance and 12 of his field commanders, BBC reported.

World » Russia | October 4, 2017, Wednesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 3171

Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Sentenced to 20 Days in Prison

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was sentenced yesterday to 20 days in prison for organizing unauthorized protests, France's press reported, quoted by BTA.

World » Russia | October 3, 2017, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 6122

Russian Security Service Says Dismantles Islamic State Sleeper Cell

Russia’s FSB security service said on Monday it had detained members of what it said was an Islamic State sleeper cell in the Moscow region that had been planning to launch a series of high-profile attacks on the country’s transport system, reported Reute

World » Russia | October 2, 2017, Monday // 14:03 | Viewed: 5979

Russian Sappers Start de-mining Operation in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor More

Russian sappers have started a large-scale de-mining effort in the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Friday, cited by TASS.

World » Russia | September 29, 2017, Friday // 09:33 | Viewed: 3431

Russia will Build a Fence Along the Border of the Crimea with Ukraine

Border management of the Federal Security Service of Russia in Crimea will build a 50-kilometer fence along the border with Ukraine to guarantee the security of the republic, TASS reported.

World » Russia | September 28, 2017, Thursday // 12:01 | Viewed: 6616

Putin Announced that Russia has Destroyed its Last Stockpiles of Chemical Weapons

Russia has ended the destruction of its chemical arsenal ahead of schedule, President Vladimir Putin said.

World » Russia | September 28, 2017, Thursday // 10:25 | Viewed: 8249

The Russian Federal Security Service is Taking Action Against Telegram Messenger

The Russian Federal Security Service compiled a protocol against Telegram because of the refusal of the messenger to give access to user messages.

World » Russia | September 27, 2017, Wednesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 6897
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