Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed Syria’s humanitarian aid needs in a telephone call, the Kremlin said in a statement on … Read more
Residents of Moscow began to resume their normal routines on Tuesday as a lockdown designed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus was lifted … Read more
Russians needing to work, study or care for relatives abroad are to be allowed to resume international travel for the first time since late March, … Read more
Mortality data from St Petersburg has reignited questions about Russia’s official Covid-19 death toll
New mortality data from Russia’s second-largest city has reignited questions about whether the country’s official tally has discounted thousands of deaths tied to the coronavirus … Read more
Russia reported 8,831 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, taking the total number of infections across the country to 441,108.
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Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has declared a state of emergency after 20,000 tonnes of diesel oil leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin does not plan to take part in an online summit on a possible coronavirus vaccine being organised by the British government … Read more
President Vladimir Putin issued a decree on Tuesday stipulating that Russia’s military can use nuclear weapons in response to an attack involving only conventional weapons.… Read more
Russia will start administering its first approved antiviral drug to treat coronavirus patients next week, its state financial backer told Reuters, a move it described … Read more
Shopping malls and parks in Moscow reopened on Monday as the Russian capital eases coronavirus restrictions despite having the world’s third-largest caseload, with 405,843 infections.… Read more
Russian scientists plan to start clinical trials within two weeks on a vaccine to combat the novel coronavirus, the health minister was quoted as saying … Read more
Russia on Friday reported 232 deaths from the new coronavirus in the last 24 hours, a record one-day amount that pushed the nationwide death toll … Read more
Russia has not sent military personnel to Libya and the Russian upper house of parliament has not received a request to approve such a dispatch, … Read more
Russian pilots intercepted a US Navy aircraft in an “unsafe and unprofessional manner” on Tuesday for the third time within four days, claimed the US … Read more
Russia said on Tuesday 174 people with the coronavirus had died in the past 24 hours, a record one-day amount that pushed the nationwide death … Read more
President Vladimir Putin made a rare lockdown appearance in the Kremlin on Monday after officials said improvements in the coronavirus situation may allow Russia to … Read more
Russian fighters in Libya were flow out a town south of Tripoli by their Libyan allies after retreating from frontlines at the capital, the town’s … Read more
Russia on Friday reported 150 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, a record daily rise, taking the country’s official nationwide … Read more
Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has been taken to hospital with suspected coronavirus, Russian media report.
He was flown to Moscow on Wednesday for treatment after … Read more
Russia’s official coronavirus death toll rose to 3,099 on Thursday after officials said 127 people had died in the last 24 hours.
Russia’s authorities reported … Read more
Russia reported 8,764 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, its lowest daily rise since May 2, taking the total number of documented infections to 308,705.
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Poland expects Russia to continue sending the same or similar amounts of gas it did before their transit deal expired earlier this week according to … Read more
Russia has reported 8,926 new cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, pushing its nationwide case tally to 290,678.
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Russia reported 9,709 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, a rise from 9,200 new cases reported the previous day.
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Russia on Friday reported 10,598 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its nationwide case tally to 262,843.
Russia’s coronavirus taskforce said 113 people … Read more
An elderly woman looks at a makeshift memorial to medical workers who have died from COVID-19 in front of the local health department in central … Read more
Russia reported 10,028 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, bringing its total to 242,271, according to data released by the country’s virus response headquarters.
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A fire apparently started by an overloaded ventilator killed five novel coronavirus patients in an intensive care unit in a Russian hospital on Tuesday, … Read more
Russia on Tuesday reported 10,899 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the nationwide total past that of Britain to … Read more
Russia has been hit with more than 10,000 new Covid-19 cases in the last day, as the country approaches nearly 200,000 confirmed infections with lockdown … Read more
Aircraft flew above the Kremlin and the rest of Moscow during the Victory Day parade in the Russian capital on Saturday.
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World War II veteran Asek Urmanbetov with his grandson at his home in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
Asek Urmanbetov was a lieutenant in the 166th Infantry Division … Read more
The number of new coronavirus cases in Russia rose by 10,699 over the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 187,859, the coronavirus crisis … Read more
Russia on Thursday reported 11,231 new cases of the novel coronavirus, a record daily rise that pushed the national case total to 177,160.
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Coronavirus cases in Russia rise by more than 10,000 for fourth day, mysterious deaths among health care workers
The number of new coronavirus cases in Russia rose by 10,559 over the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 165,929, the coronavirus crisis … Read more
The spread of COVID-19 in Russia may reach a peak in the next two weeks, after which it should plateau, Vladimir Chulanov, deputy chief of … Read more
Aircrafts fly above Spaskaya rower of the Moscow Kremlin during the general rehearsal of the Victory Day parade in Moscow, Russia, 04 May 2020.
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Moscow may launch development and production of a vaccine against the novel coronavirus, TASS reported Moscow’s Mayor Sergei Sobyanin as saying.
“Vaccines are developed at … Read more
Russia has recorded its highest daily rise in confirmed Covid-19 cases, with 10,633 new cases listed today. It brings the overall number to 134,686.… Read more
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin told President Vladimir Putin on Thursday that he had been diagnosed with the new coronavirus and was temporarily stepping down … Read more
Russia reported 7,099 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, a record daily rise, bringing its nationwide tally to 106,498.
The official nationwide death … Read more
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow did not approve of Libya’s eastern-based military leader Khalifa Haftar’s move to seize control of the country, … Read more
Reports of infected medical workers are emerging almost daily as Russia copes with the virus. Last week alone, more than 200 doctors in Moscow and … Read more
President Vladimir Putin extended coronavirus lockdown measures for another two weeks on Tuesday, while ordering his government to begin preparations for a gradual lifting of … Read more