Moscow Redevelopment Pits Archeologists Against BureaucratsFri, 15 Jul 2016 16:13:35 +0200
Every city has its secrets and, every now and again, they see the light of day. When Moscow began its biggest road reconstruction project to date, workers uncovered treasures that had been hidden for centuries.
Putin Addresses French Nation With TV AppearanceFri, 15 Jul 2016 14:24:33 +0200
President Vladimir Putin appeared on Russian state television on Friday to address the French nation following the terror attack in the southern city of Nice on Thursday evening.
Russians Cautious Over Thaw In Relations With TurkeyFri, 15 Jul 2016 12:54:54 +0200
A poll by the state-run Public Opinion Foundation has shown that 60 percent of Russians believe that the Russian government should not rush to normalize relations with Turkey, the Kommersant newspaper reported Friday.
Who Benefits From Russia's New Anti-Terror Laws? (Op-Ed)Fri, 15 Jul 2016 12:17:09 +0200
President Vladimir Putin asked Communications and Mass Media Minister Nikolai Nikiforov on Thursday to report on progress in implementing new anti-terror legislation, known as the "Yarovaya Law."
Russian Officials Condemn French Terror AttackFri, 15 Jul 2016 10:35:27 +0200
Russian President Vladimir Putin has stressed the need to "destroy and incapacitate terrorists wherever they are found," following a terrorist attack in the French city of Nice on Thursday evening.
NBC Universal Chief Blacklisted by a Retaliatory RussiaThu, 14 Jul 2016 17:52:44 +0200
The Russian Defense Ministry has confirmed Jeff Shell, the head of U.S. broadcasting agency NBC Universal, had been denied entry into Russia, the ministry said in an online statement Wednesday evening.
Ukraine Upholds Gazprom's $3Bln FineWed, 13 Jul 2016 17:42:25 +0200
Ukraine's highest economic court has dismissed Gazprom's appeal against a $3.4 billion fine, the RBC newspaper reported Wednesday.
Former RBC Editor Blames Kremlin For DismissalWed, 13 Jul 2016 14:15:32 +0200
A former editor from the independent Russian news outlet RBC has claimed that pressure from the Kremlin led to his dismissal, the Reuters news agency reported Wednesday.
How Russia Helped NATO Rediscover Itself (Op-Ed)Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:52:36 +0200
The Kremlin will be struggling to reconcile conflicting messages from the West. Deepening divisions in the European Union that came to a dramatic head with the Brexit vote have not found their way into NATO.