Seven Azeri soldiers and a civilian and four Armenian servicemen were killed on Tuesday in the third day of border clashes between countries that fought … Read more
Foreigners will no longer need to self-isolate for 14 days after arrival in Russia, as the country looks to begin reopening to international travel in … Read more
Russia on Monday reported 6,537 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its overall tally to 733,699, the fourth largest reported in the world.
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Russia’s intelligence services have ‘stepped up’ their war on free media, carrying out a series of operations designed to intimidate journalists in the wake of … Read more
Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel said on Sunday that around 45 tonnes of aviation fuel had leaked from its pipeline in the Arctic.
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Russia on Sunday reported 6,615 new coronavirus cases, taking its nationwide tally of infections to 727,162.
The country’s coronavirus crisis response centre said 130 people … Read more
Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said on Friday he may sack his cabinet if its second, two-week lockdown fails to curb the coronavirus outbreak in the … Read more
EU leaders convene today for a virtual summit focused on the bloc’s budget for the next seven years, coupled with a proposed 750 billion euro … Read more
Sculptures are on display in an exhibition hall of the Hermitage State Museum during preparations for reopening after the Covid-19 coronavirus quarantine in St. Petersburg, … Read more
Russia on Thursday reported 6,509 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its official nationwide tally to 707,301, the fourth largest caseload in the world.… Read more
Stamp duty in the UK has been scrapped immediately for all homes under £500,000, to kickstart the stalled housing market.
Rishi Sunak said the move … Read more
The prospect of President Vladimir Putin staying in the Kremlin until 2036 does not seem to be deterring buyers of Russia‘s high-yielding sovereign bonds
One of President Vladimir Putin’s relatives has been elected leader of a small Russian political party which he hopes will win seats in the national … Read more
Russia’s official coronavirus case tally, the fourth largest in the world, rose to 687,862 on Monday after officials reported 6,611 new infections in the last … Read more
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko (C) attends celebrations marking Independence Day or Day of the Republic in Minsk, Belarus, 03 July 2020.
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The energy minister of Azerbaijan, Parviz Shakhbazov, said he expected it to take two years for the global oil market to recover.
He added the … Read more
Kazakhstan will implement a second, softer lockdown for two weeks from July 5 to help combat a surge in coronavirus cases, the government said on … Read more
Russia has extended a moratorium on international flights until Aug. 1, the RBC business daily reported on Thursday.
Russia, which has so far recorded more … Read more
Russians opened the door to Vladimir Putin staying in power until 2036 by voting overwhelmingly for constitutional changes that will allow him to run again … Read more
Russians with children received cash payments on Wednesday on the final day of a vote on constitutional changes that could allow Vladimir Putin to stay … Read more
Russia counts 6,700 new coronavirus cases on eve of referendum seeking extension to Putin’s term in power
Russia added just under 6,700 new coronavirus infections today, meaning the country’s official number of cases has risen to 647,849.
The country’s one-day increases in … Read more
Russian state opinion pollster VTsIOM said on Monday that its exit polls showed that 76% of Russians had so far voted to support reforms that … Read more
Russia on Monday reported 6,719 new cases of the novel coronavirus, the lowest one-day reported increase since April 29, pushing its nationwide tally to 641,156.… Read more
Russia on Sunday reported 6,791 new coronavirus cases, a figure that keeps the daily rise below 7,000 for a third day in a row … Read more
Russia has rejected as “baseless” accusations that it offered Taliban-linked militants rewards to kill US and other NATO troops in Afghanistan.
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The frigate ‘Rossiya’ (Russia) with scarlet sails on the Neva River past Lakhta Centre in the background during the festivities marking school graduation in St. … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron is confident of progress in key areas with Russia, notably the crisis in Libya, his office said on Friday after a … Read more
Russia on Friday reported 6,800 new coronavirus cases, the first daily rise below 7,000 since late April, taking its nationwide tally to 620,794.
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Russia said on Thursday it has quit a voluntary United Nations arrangement that aimed to protect hospitals and humanitarian aid deliveries in Syria from … Read more
Russia on Thursday confirmed 7,113 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its tally to 613,994.
Officials said 92 people had died in the last … Read more
Russians on Thursday will begin casting their ballots in a seven-day vote on sweeping reforms that could clear the way for President Vladimir Putin to … Read more
Ukraine is opening more of its hospitals to coronavirus cases as the institutions initially chosen to accept patients no longer have enough beds to cope … Read more
Patriarch Kirill (L) of Moscow and All Russia and Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) lay flowers at the sculptural composition ‘Mothers of the Winners’ during … Read more
Russia reported 7,728 new cases of the novel coronavirus today pushing its nationwide case tally to 584,680 since the crisis began.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin is concerned about how much he can trust arrangements with U.S. President Donald Trump amid protests in the United States, … Read more
Russian Army Mi-28 Attack Helicopters fly above the Moscow Kremlin during the general rehearsal of the Victory Day parade in Moscow, Russia, 20 June 2020.… Read more
Russia on Saturday reported 7,889 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its nationwide case tally to 576,952 since the crisis began.
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Russia scrambled fighter jets to intercept two U.S. B-52 bombers flying over the Sea of Okhotsk, off Russia’s far eastern coast, the Interfax news agency … Read more
A Russian T-14 Armata tank rolls along Tverskaya street prior to a night rehearsal of the Victory military parade in the Red Square, in Moscow, … Read more