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Bus Crashes Into Moscow Bus Stop, Injuring Three (Video)

Russia's Emergencies Situations Ministry has rejected reports that two people were killed in a Moscow bus crash on December 29, saying that the accident left three people injured.

World » Russia | December 29, 2017, Friday // 14:04 | Viewed: 4254

Putin Calls Blast in St. Petersburg Terror Attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that a terrorist attack occurred in St.

World » Russia | December 28, 2017, Thursday // 13:40 | Viewed: 4402

Russia has Prevented 60 Terrorist Attacks

Russian intelligence services have thwarted 60 terrorist attacks this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.

World » Russia | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2660

Russian Parliament Sets March 18 as Presidential Election Date

 The upper house of the Russian parliament voted on Friday to set March 18 as the date of next year’s presidential election, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | December 15, 2017, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2797

Putin Says will Run as Independent Candidate For New Kremlin Term

Russian President Vladimir Putin, seeking a new term in office in a March election, said on Thursday he would run as an independent candidate while hoping for support from more than one political party, according to Reuters.

World » Russia | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 11:59 | Viewed: 4057

Russia's Putin Says Will Seek New Presidential Term in 2018

(Reuters) Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday he would seek re-election in March 2018, a contest opinion polls show he will comfortably win, setting the stage for him to extend his dominance of Russia’s political landscape into a third

World » Russia | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 4931

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: 4576

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: 4398

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: 5000

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: 3707

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: 3969

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: 3771

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: 3675

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: 11988

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: 4870

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: 4113

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: 6198

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: 7794

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: 4840

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: 4808

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: 3377
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