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Russia’s oldest woman dies at age 128

2019.01.21 16:48 GMT

Russia’s oldest woman, a native of Russia’s North Caucasian Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, Nanu Shaova, has died at the age of 128, the local administration said.

Kremlin reveals agenda of Pashinyan-Putin talks

2018.12.26 18:14 GMT

Armenia’s acting PM Nikol Pashinyan and Russian president Vladimir Putin will discuss key topics of the bilateral agenda during their meeting in Moscow, Kremlin said in a statement, News.am reports.

Russia and Iran agree on military cooperation in 2019

2018.12.25 18:54 GMT

Russia and Iran agreed on the roadmap for military cooperation in 2019. The agreement was signed in Tehran during the second session of the Russian-Iranian working group for the implementation of a bilateral agreement on military cooperation.

Poor weather conditions delay dozens of flights at Moscow airports

2018.12.22 11:23 GMT

Over 36 flights have been delayed and eight canceled in Moscow airports of Vnukovo, Domodedovo, and Sheremetyevo due to unfavorable weather conditions on Saturday, according to the data provided by Yandex search engine, Trend reports referring to TASS.

Russian reconciliation center conducts humanitarian operation in Syria’s Hama

2018.12.08 11:27 GMT

Officers of the Russian Center for a reconciliation of the conflicting sides in Syria conducted a humanitarian operation in the Hama governorate, handing out food products to local residents, the center's chief Sergei Solomatin said on Friday, Trend reports referring to TASS.

Trial of Russian envoy murder to begin in January

2018.12.07 17:39 GMT

A criminal court in Ankara accepted an indictment stressing the FETO terror group's involvement in the December 2016 assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov.

Russian tech giant Yandex unveils its first ever smartphone

2018.12.05 19:09 GMT

Russian internet giant Yandex on Wednesday launched its first ever smartphone in a highly anticipated move into hardware that builds on popular service apps, Daily Sabah reports.

Soyuz MS-11 spaceship with three crewmembers docks to ISS

2018.12.03 19:31 GMT

The manned Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft with three crewmembers of the new expedition to the ISS has docked to the station’s Russian module Poisk.

Head of Russian military intelligence GRU dies

2018.11.22 18:41 GMT

Head of the Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces (GRU) General Colonel Igor Korobov has died aged 63 after a serious illness, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

Kremlin comments on absence of both Putin and Medvedev from Russia

2018.11.13 19:43 GMT

The Russian government tries to avoid any simultaneous foreign trips by the Russian president and the prime minister, but there are no hard and fast rules excluding this type of situation, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.

Putin and Trump to meet briefly in Paris before G20, Kremlin says

2018.11.06 17:56 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will meet briefly in Paris next week, a Kremlin spokesman said on Tuesday, and U.S. officials said such a meeting was likely.

Russia vows to continue fighting terrorism in Syria

2018.10.01 07:05 GMT

"The fight against terrorist organizations in Syria goes on, and we should continue this fight"

Arkady Babchenko: 'Murdered' Russian journalist is alive

2018.05.30 11:32 GMT

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, widely reported to have been assassinated in Kiev on Tuesday, has turned up alive at a press conference.

Russia, Turkey underline need to continue anti-terror fight

2017.05.03 14:41 GMT

Russia and Turkey will strengthen cooperation between their defense ministries and security services, including the counter-terrorism cooperation, TASS quoted Russian President Vladimir Putin as saying May 3.

Putin: No one can create problems for Russia

2016.12.28 14:14 GMT

President Vladimir Putin has said no one can create problems for Russia, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Lithuanian president compares Putin to Hitler and Stalin

2015.07.23 09:01 GMT

Lithuania's president likened the tactics of Russian President Vladimir Putin to those employed by Stalin and Hitler, and said in a magazine interview that Moscow was trying to persuade Baltic states to leave NATO in exchange for cheaper oil or gas.

Russia forms commission to drive Crimea's development

2014.04.22 04:30 GMT

The Russian government had set up a commission to manage the social-economic development of the newly adopted republic of Crimea and city of Sevastopol, the Kremlin press service said Monday, APA reports quoting Xinhua.

Putin orders large-scale military drills on Black Sea

2013.03.28 08:55 GMT

President and the commander-in-chief ordered the defense minister to begin a large-scale military exercise in the Black Sea region.

Bus carrying children crashes in central Russia, killing 6

2013.03.28 06:30 GMT

Six emergency crews have been dispatched to the scene of the accident.

Egypt eyes gas supplies from Russia

2013.03.28 04:35 GMT

Morsi expressed interest in the deliveries of Russian gas.

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