Recent News Headlines : Moscow - Russia

ALEX JONES DEFENDS HIS CLAIM DONALD TRUMP COULD BE ASSASSINATED BY THE 'DEEP STATE'


Creative Commons 13 15 James Comey Mr Comey was fired from his post as head of the FBI by President Donald Trump... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 5

RUSSIA REACTS TO WHITE HOUSE SOAP OPERA WITH A SHRUG


The reason, he said, is that whoever Trump brings into his White House is unlikely to change the course of U.S.-Russian relations... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 406

'HELICOPTER ARRIVING AT 13:37': PUTIN'S FINLAND VISIT PLAN ACCIDENTALLY LEAKED TO WOMAN BY POLICE


Despite supporting Western sanctions against Russia and being hit back by Moscow's counter-sanctions, Finland largely maintains a neutral and pragmatic stance in relations with its neighbor... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 1097

RUSSIAN OLIGARCH ROMAN ABRAMOVICH MAY BE HEADED FOR THE WORLD'S COSTLIEST DIVORCE


Roman Abramovich ended his last marriage with a reputed settlement of ?150 million... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 1

PUSSY RIOT PAIR HELD AFTER PROTESTING FOR UKRAINIAN FILMMAKER'S RELEASE FROM SIBERIA PRISON


Two members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot were detained Monday after rallying for the release of a Ukrainian filmmaker outside his Siberian... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 4

NORTH KOREA VOWS TO TEACH US 'SEVERE LESSON'


They called on the 10-nation ASEAN bloc to maximise pressure on North Korea ... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 3591

CHELSEA FC OWNER ROMAN ABRAMOVICH AND WIFE DASHA ZHUKOVA TO SPLIT


The Russian billionaire and owner of Chelsea football club, Roman Abramovich, is splitting from his wife, Dasha Zhukova, the couple have announced... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 205

NOT USEFUL TO CUT RUSSIA OFF OVER ELECTION MEDDLING


Washington and Moscow should find ways to ease tensions, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says in Manila... READ MORE

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SAUDI ARABIA BUILDS CITIES IN THE SAND TO MOVE BEYOND OIL


Saudi Arabia in April announced plans to develop the kingdom's largest cultural, sports and entertainment city in Al Qidiya, southwest of Riyadh... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 1347

2 MEMBERS OF RUSSIAN PUNK BAND PUSSY RIOT DETAINED


Pussy Riot is a loose collective, most members of which are anonymous... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 19

U.S. TROOPS TRAIN IN EASTERN EUROPE TO ECHOES OF THE COLD WAR


The United States Army's presence in Europe is a far cry from the height of the Cold War, 30,000 soldiers now compared with 300,000 then, General Hodges said... READ MORE

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'DISGRACEFUL AND OFFENSIVE': PENCE DENIES HE'S EYEING PRESIDENTIAL BID


During his trip, Pence condemned Russia's presence in the former Soviet republic of Georgia, with which Moscow fought a brief war in 2008... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 140

EUROPE SWELTERS UNDER A HEAT WAVE CALLED LUCIFER


Photo A fan spraying water at a restaurant in central Rome as temperatures reached more than 104 degrees Fahrenheit... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 9047

SAUDI ARABIA STILL SEES NO ROLE FOR ASSAD IN SYRIAN TRANSITION


The Saudi Foreign Ministry denied media reports that Saudi Arabia was considering a political transition with a first phase in which Assad will stay in power... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 1514

INDONESIA, RUSSIA SIGN MOU TO TRADE PALM, COFFEE FOR SUKHOI JETS


JAKARTA Reuters Indonesian state trading company PT Perusahaan Perdagangan Indonesia and Russian state conglomerate Rostec have signed a preliminary deal to trade Sukhoi SU- jets... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 0

ACCUSATIONS OF RUSSIAN LINKS TO TRUMP CAMPAIGN 'SHAMEFUL', SAYS EX-AMBASSADOR TO US


Mr Kislyak's contacts with members of Mr Trump's team have been part of congressional and FBI investigations into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 7

US AND RUSSIAN ENVOYS TO DISCUSS UKRAINE SOON


He was primarily interested ... in details of those decisions that we grudgingly made in response to the law on anti-Russian sanctions, Lavrov said... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 37

TRUMP 'APPRECIATES RUSSIAN & CHINESE COOPERATION' ON NORTH KOREA SANCTIONS


Russia's defense ministry's data, however, indicated that both launches were that of an intermediate-range ballistic missile... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 440

TILLERSON HAILS SANCTIONS AT ASEAN MEETING


Mr. Lavrov also said Mr. Tillerson had promised to send the United States special envoy for Ukraine, Kurt Volker, to Moscow for discussions... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 830

U.S., RUSSIAN ENVOYS TO DISCUSS UKRAINE SOON


Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during a news conference following their talks in Moscow, Russia, April 12, 2017... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 1553

WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE AND REPORT IN RUSSIA IN THE TRUMP ERA


Filipov first traveled to Russia in 1983 and was previously the Boston Globe correspondent in the Soviet Union, Afghanistan and Iraq... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 111

U.N. IMPOSES NEW SANCTIONS ON NORTH KOREA FOLLOWING MISSILE TESTS


China also called for the resumption of talks among North Korea, regional powers and the United States... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 176

AFTER SANCTIONS, TILLERSON MAY FIND RUSSIA TALKS AN UPHILL CLIMB


In retaliation, Moscow has ordered Washington to cut 755 of its 1,200 embassy and consulate staff in Russia and is seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties there... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 725

IN A SHOW OF BRAVADO, PUTIN GOES FISHING IN 'COLD' SIBERIAN LAKE


Alexei Nikolsky Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP Russian President Vladimir Putin swims during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region, a few days ago... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 845

XI'S ARMY DAY SPEECH SIGNALS STRICTER DEFENSE OF CHINA'S INTERESTS


Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent speech at the Army Day parade ref... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 0

'DIRECT CHALLENGE': NORTH KOREA HITS BACK AT $1 BILLION UN SANCTIONS


'direct challenge' north korea hits back at 1 billion un sanctions... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 172

GERMANY'S FDP URGES NEW APPROACH TO RUSSIA'S ANNEXATION OF CRIMEA


Germany has condemned Russia's annexation of Crimea and its support for anti-government separatists in eastern Ukraine, leading Europe in maintaining economic sanctions against Moscow... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 313

RUSSIA'S KISLYAK: TALKS WITH TRUMP'S EX-SECURITY AIDE 'ABSOLUTELY TRANSPARENT'


Kislyak ended his tenure in Washington in July but remains a key figure in ongoing U.S. investigations into Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 775

LEAKED TRUMP TRANSCRIPTS THE LATEST RISK TO U.S. DIPLOMACY


WASHINGTON - Leaked transcripts of presidential calls aren't just embarrassing to Donald Trump... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 2

SESSIONS, JOB SECURITY IN HAND, TO VOW A NEW CRACKDOWN ON LEAKS


The investigation has since broadened and dominated much of Trump's presidency, entangling top White House officials and family members of the president... READ MORE

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Trending News Headlines : Moscow

AFTER SANCTIONS PUTIN ORDERS US TO CUT 755 EMBASSY STAFF


In December, President Barack Obama expelled 35 Russian diplomats and shuttered two Russian diplomatic country estates in Maryland and on Long Island... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 24330

RUSSIA JUST SEIZED AMERICAN PROPERTY AND EXPELLED DIPLOMATS IN RETALIATION AGAINST NEW SANCTIONS


Russia's Foreign Ministry dismissed the new sanctions as creating unfair competitive advantages for the US economy ... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 21523

NORTH KOREA'S NEW ICBMS CHANGE LITTLE ABOUT THREAT TO THE US


Even when North Korea does achieve a reliable nuclear delivery system, American deterrence first developed during the Cold War will still be effective... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 7890

RUSSIA EXPELS 755 US DIPLOMATS IN RESPONSE TO SANCTIONS


READ MORE Wag the bear The Russian president reiterated that the US sanctions were a step to worsening relations between the two countries... READ MORE

31st July, 2017 7016

PUTIN SAYS U.S. MUST CUT 755 DIPLOMATIC STAFF, MORE MEASURES POSSIBLE


The cuts would likely affect how quickly the United States is able to process Russian applications for U.S. visas, McFaul said... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 5748

SENATORS PROPOSE LEGISLATION TO PROTECT SPECIAL COUNSEL FROM TRUMP


A second, generally similar, measure was introduced by Republican Senator Thom Tillis and Democratic Senator Chris Coons... READ MORE

3rd August, 2017 5063

GULAG GRAVE HUNTER UNEARTHS UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTHS IN RUSSIA


Supporters of Yury Dmitriyev say he is being held as a political prisoner by a state that would rather forget Soviet repression... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 5043

JEFF SESSIONS HINTS DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE COULD FORCE MEDIA TO GIVE UP SOURCES


In June 2016, he wrote to Donald Trump Jr offering a meeting with a Russian lawyer, Natalya Veselnitskaya, who had information about Hillary Clinton... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 4827

THE KREMLIN IS DONE BETTING ON TRUMP AND PLANNING HOW TO STRIKE BACK AGAINST U.S. SANCTIONS


With Trump's growing political impotence, Russia's cyber-intervention in the 2016 elections now seems similarly pyrrhic... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 3966

DONALD TRUMP CALLS FOR SENATE CHECKS AND BALANCES TO BE SCRAPPED FOR SECOND TIME IN 24 HOURS


Donald Trump has called for a change in Senate rules to remove key checks and balances... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 3401

TRUMP PLANS TO SIGN NEW RUSSIA SANCTIONS BILL, WHITE HOUSE SAYS


The Senate voted 98 to 2 for legislation that slaps new penalties on Russia and limits Trump's ability to lift sanctions already in place... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 2580

PUTIN RESPONDS TO SANCTIONS, ORDERS U.S. TO CUT 755 EMBASSY WORKERS


Putin responds to sanctions, orders U.S. to cut 755 embassy workers... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 2495

PUTIN ORDERS CUT OF 755 PERSONNEL AT U.S. MISSIONS


It covers the main embassy in Moscow, as well as missions in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1953

RUSSIA READY TO COOPERATE WITH U.S., RUSSIA'S LAVROV TOLD TILLERSON


Lavrov told Tillerson that Moscow's decision to cut U.S. diplomatic staff in Russia was prompted by a number of Washington's hostile steps ... READ MORE

29th July, 2017 1893

FOR RIGHT-WING ITALIAN YOUTH, A MISSION TO DISRUPT MIGRATION


Mr. Fiato and his allies around Europe suspect aid ships of colluding with human traffickers and believe migration amounts to a Muslim invasion... READ MORE

21st July, 2017 1886

ANALYSIS | PUTIN SAYS THE U.S. MISSION IN RUSSIA NEEDS TO CUT 755 EMPLOYEES. WHAT DO ALL THESE PEOPLE DO?


Many employees don't work for the State Department U.S. Mission Russia represents 35 agencies, or at least it did in 2013... READ MORE

31st July, 2017 1822

RUSSIA SANCTIONS BILL APPROVED IN SENATE, HEADS TO TRUMP


And he's blasted as a witch hunt investigations into the extent of Russia's interference and whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 1797

TRUMP 'WEIGHED IN' ON SON'S RUSSIA ATTORNEY STATEMENT


Trump 'weighed in' on son's Russia attorney statement White House... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1692

'US BLOCK RUSSIAN ARMS SUPPLIES TO LEBANON, WHILE NOT HELPING TO FIGHT TERRORISM ENOUGH' - FORMER MP


Hezbollah said it was ready to hand over the territory reclaimed from the militants to the Lebanese army if asked to do so... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1615

U.S. AIMS FOR U.N. VOTE ON SATURDAY ON NEW NORTH KOREA SANCTIONS


A resolution needs nine votes in favor, and no vetoes by the United States, China, Russia, France or Britain to be adopted... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 1582

FACING VETO OVERRIDE ON RUSSIA SANCTIONS, TRUMP'S SIGNING STATEMENT RAISES CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES


Despite a blustery press statement, President Trump's objections to Russia sanctions bill are largely institutional... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1441

EXCLUSIVE RUSSIAN LOSSES IN SYRIA JUMP IN 2017 REUTERS ESTIMATES SHOW


According to multiple sources, Russian private military contractors are secretly deployed in Syria under command of a man nicknamed Wagner... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1416

DONALD TRUMP JUST SAID AMERICA'S RELATIONSHIP WITH RUSSIA AT 'VERY DANGEROUS' ALL TIME LOW


In an email chain released by Mr Trump Jr, Mr Goldstone seemed to indicate Russian government's support of Donald Trump's campaign... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 1389

NATO JETS VIOLATE FINLAND AIRSPACE WHILE INTERCEPTING RUSSIAN PLANES


Two NATO jets which were intercepting Russian planes over neutral waters near Estonia briefly violated Finnish airspace, the alliance said... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1329

TILLERSON TO NORTH KOREA: 'WE ARE NOT YOUR ENEMY'


It's an agreement that should serve America's interests first and foremost, and if it doesn't serve that interest, then why would we maintain it? Tillerson said... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1322

PUTIN ORDERS EXPULSION OF 755 U.S. DIPLOMATIC STAFF IN RESPONSE TO SANCTIONS


'Quite difficult situation' Putin said that Russia could take more measures against the United States, but not at the moment... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1208

DONALD TRUMP SIGNS 'FLAWED' RUSSIA SANCTIONS BILL


The legislation has provoked countermeasures by Russian President Vladimir Putin, who said on Sunday the US diplomatic mission in Russia must reduce its staff by 755 people... READ MORE

3rd August, 2017 1147

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION SENDS CONFLICTING SIGNALS ON RUSSIA SANCTIONS


In retaliation for the sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday that the U.S. diplomatic mission in Russia must reduce its staff by 755 people... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1124

EXCLUSIVE: SANCTIONS GAP LETS WESTERN FIRMS TAP RUSSIAN FRONTIER OIL


The Domanik formation is a limestone formation and is not covered by European or U.S. sanctions... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1084

TRUMP BLAMES CONGRESS FOR RUSSIA RELATIONS 'AT AN ALL-TIME LOW'


Congress passed the new sanctions to punish Russia over the election interference and the annexation of Ukraine's Crimea in 2014... READ MORE

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