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Putin revives shirtless action shots during spearfishing excursion...
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The Russian president has a history of being pictured in action shots.
By viper1 on 2017-08-05 14:20 UTC
Trump says ties with Russia at 'all-time low,' blames Congress...
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"Our relationship with Russia is at an all-time & very dangerous low," Trump said in a Twitter post. "You can thank Congress, the same people that can't even give us HCare!" he added. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday evening the measure showed the Trump administration was
By viper1 on 2017-08-03 16:40 UTC
Novorossiysk is cleared of its competition charges -
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The Moscow Arbitration Court rejected the ruling of the Federal Anti-Monopoly Service of Russia (FAS) regarding the competition charges to Novorossiysk Port
By PortToday on 2017-07-26 12:32 UTC
Russian container imports keep growing: +17.3% in 1H 2017 -
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Russian container ports volume keeps growing in 2017. In H1 2017 they handled 2.26 mln TEU, surpassing the data of the same period in 2016 by 15,3%.
By PortToday on 2017-07-26 12:31 UTC
Russian court convicts five men of murdering Putin critic Nemtsov...
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A court on Thursday convicted five men of murdering Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, more than two years after he was shot dead near the Kremlin.
By djanssen on 2017-06-29 14:13 UTC
Space Partnership Proposed Between Russia And China On Lunar Missions And Space Station...
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Russia and China may soon be cooperating on space projects. Although the two nations are not currently collaborating, it was reported this week that a Russian aerospace firm is currently in talks with China to aid in future lunar missions and that China h
By viper1 on 2017-06-23 21:39 UTC
Russia to target US planes, suspends coordination in Syria...
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Russia's defence ministry says it is suspending coordination with the United States in Syria over so-called "de-confliction zones" after the Americans downed a Syrian government fighter jet.
By viper1 on 2017-06-19 14:40 UTC
Russia vows to shoot down all 'flying objects' in Syria after US guns down first regime warplane...
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Russia hasthreatened to shoot down US warplanes operating in parts of Syria where its air forces operate amid a diplomatic row caused by the downing of a Syrian jet. The country's defence ministry said it had suspended a hotline between Russia and the
By viper1 on 2017-06-19 14:40 UTC
Breaking: Russian Yacht Hijacked By North Korea...
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By: Flyingclaydisk via Apparently a Russian yacht has been seized and its crew detained in the Sea of Japan. Will be interesting to see how the Russians react to this. Will Putin just let this slide and resolve it quietly through back c
By viper1 on 2017-06-19 14:39 UTC
Russia to Treat U.S.-Led Planes As 'Targets' After U.S. Shoots Down Syrian Jet...
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Russia has said it will treat United States planes in Syria as targets after an American warplane shot down a Syrian fighter jet on Sunday.
By viper1 on 2017-06-19 14:38 UTC
Russia claims it killed ISIS leader al-Baghdadi...
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Russia said Friday that it killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and other leaders in a strike in late May.
By viper1 on 2017-06-16 20:23 UTC
Senate Votes To Limit Trump's Power To Lift Russia Sanctions...
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Secretary of State Tillerson wants flexibility as he tries to improve ties with Russia. The Senate wants to make sure the Trump administration doesn't change course without congressional buy in.
By viper1 on 2017-06-16 17:14 UTC
Rand Paul and Mike Lee were the only two senators to vote against Russia sanctions...
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The vote was 97-2.
By aphrodite on 2017-06-16 02:15 UTC
Putin backs extending free land giveaway all across Russia...
Vladimir Putin has backed the idea of expanding a program that offers citizens a free hectare of land in Russias Far East to all of the countrys regions. The Russian president made the comment during one of his annual Q&A sessions on Thursday.
By rjx32 on 2017-06-15 21:37 UTC
Director Oliver Stone Says Putin Is 'Misunderstood'...
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“Sovereignty is a big issue with him,” the filmmaker told ABC. However, just because Putin believes in sovereignty does not mean that he “wants to be dominant” in international politics, in Stone’s opinion. All Putin wants is “the interests of the Russian people to be taken into account.”
By viper1 on 2017-05-30 18:03 UTC
New ferry links North Korea to Russia despite US calls to punish Pyongyang on missile programme...
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A new ferry between isolated North Korea and Russia docked for the first time at the Pacific port of Vladivostok on Thursday, inspite of US calls for countries to curtail relations with Pyongyang over its nuclear and missile programmes. The launch of the
By rjx32 on 2017-05-19 01:16 UTC
Putin wins gala ice hockey match in Sochi...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday, May 10, took part in a gala ice hockey match Sochis Bolshoy Ice Dome.
By viper1 on 2017-05-11 17:21 UTC
Putin punctuates Comey comments with six-goal outburst in hockey match...
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Russian president lights up scoreboard in gala hockey match after making first public comments on surprise firing of FBI director James Comey
By viper1 on 2017-05-11 17:19 UTC
Before amateur hockey game, Putin reacts to Comey's firing...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin weighed in on James Comey's dismissal before taking the ice for a hockey game in Sochi, Russia. His top diplomat, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, met with President Trump in the Oval Office. Elizabeth Palmer has more.
By viper1 on 2017-05-11 17:18 UTC
Russia says Syria will let inspectors examine air base for chemical weapons...
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Putin also says Russia will ask U.N. to investigate chemical attack that provoked U.S. missile strike
By viper1 on 2017-04-11 17:45 UTC
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