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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: 3381

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: 6365

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: 6158

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: 3755

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: 6997

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: 8495

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: 7871

More than 20,000 People were Evacuated Because of Bomb Threats in Moscow

Anonymous bomb signals in nearly 30 buildings were received in Moscow and three Russian regions - Moscow and Rostov and Yamal.

World » Russia | September 20, 2017, Wednesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2940

Putin Says Sanctions, Pressure Alone Won't Resolve North Korea Crisis

Resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis is impossible with sanctions and pressure alone, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday after meeting his South Korean counterpart, adding that the impact of cutting oil would be worrying.

World » Russia | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 3870

Russian President Vladimir Putin Warns of Planetary Catastrophe

The Russian president Vladimir Putin has warned that the escalating North Korean crisis could cause a “planetary catastrophe” and huge loss of life.

World » Russia | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 11:01 | Viewed: 9442

Two Injured in Explosion in Central Kiev

Two people were injured on Thursday in an explosion near government headquarters in the center of Kiev, Ukraine's capital, on the Independence Day holiday, police said, quoted by Reuters.

World » Russia | August 24, 2017, Thursday // 17:09 | Viewed: 8622

Terrorists Planning an Attack in Moscow were Detained

The Russian Federal Commission of security captured four terrorists – one is a Russian citizen and the other are from Central Asia countries, they were preparing an attack in Moscow and the region.

World » Russia | August 14, 2017, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 7412

Russia Can Introduce Electric Cars in the Upcoming Decade

Russia's gradual transition to electric vehicles may take place over the next decade, Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov told Russian TV.

World » Russia | August 11, 2017, Friday // 11:11 | Viewed: 7784

Former Russian Minister is Accused of Taking USD 2 million Bribe

Former Russian Economy Minister Alexey Ulyukaev is accused of receiving a two-million-dollar bribe from Rosneft, BNT reported.

World » Russia | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 7490

Putin Went Fishing in South Siberia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been fishing in the mountains of South Siberia.

World » Russia | August 6, 2017, Sunday // 13:02 | Viewed: 8701

Putin Gives 1st Public Indication of 2018 Presidential Run

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given the first public indication that he will run for a new term in the 2018 elections, in comments made during a visit to Eastern Siberia, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | August 4, 2017, Friday // 15:36 | Viewed: 6335

People in Russia are Pessimistic About the Economy

The Russian Federal Office of Statistics Rosstat and the Moscow School of Economics presented shocking data from polls among citizens of Russia.

World » Russia | July 11, 2017, Tuesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 90474

Ahead of G20 Summit Putin Calls Sanctions 'Covert Form' of Protectionism

''Russia is in favor of an open and rules-based trade order to boost global growth, and sanctions imposed against Moscow are a "covert form" of protectionism'', President Vladimir Putin was quoted as saying on Thursday ahead of a G20 summit in Germany, Re

World » Russia | July 6, 2017, Thursday // 09:16 | Viewed: 5362

Russian Аrmy Says May Have Killed IS Chief

The Russian army on Friday said it had struck a meeting of Islamic State leaders in Syria on May 28 and was trying to verify whether the group's leader had been killed, news agencies said on Friday, AFP reported.

World » Russia | June 16, 2017, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 5219

Turkey-Russia Negotiations Over S-400 Missiles Systems Continue

The S-400 negotiations with Russia continue successfully, yet there is no sign of an agreement, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş confirmed, Daily Sabah writes.

World » Russia | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 09:24 | Viewed: 18754

Putin Urges 'Joint Work' with Trump on Climate

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for calm in the wake of Donald Trump’s decision to pull the US out of the Paris Agreement, joking that any bad weather encountered around the globe could now be blamed on ‘American imperialism’, reported RT.

World » Russia | June 2, 2017, Friday // 17:13 | Viewed: 7621
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