Tag archive for ‘Moscow’
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By nsnbc On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Russia’s “National Guard” to monitor social networks: Melikov

nsnbc : Russia’s National Guard is planning to train IT experts to monitor social networks, said the first deputy commander of the National Guard Sergei Melikov. according to Russia’s Interfax news More...

Social justice means equal opportunity. Just look at me and my fortune, I'm much more equal than most. Photo, courtesy of ITAR-TASS -Dmitry Astakhov
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Two more years needed to raise Russian minimum wage to subsistence levels: Medvedev

nsnbc : Russian Prime Minister and billionaire Dmitry Medvedev tries to explains Russians that he needs two more years to raise Russia’s minimum wages to subsistence levels. Social justice means equal opportunity. More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Russian Internet Watchdog Roskomnadzor bullies newspaper for allegedly “justifying terrorism”

nsnbc : Following the publication of an article about a former Russian soldier who joined jihadi groups in Syria, the Russian Internet watchdog Roskomnadzor bullied the liberal newspaper The New Times, effectively More...

By nsnbc On Friday, April 28th, 2017

Open Russia banned three Days before Demonstrations – Putin Spokesman warns against “Illegal Protests”

nsnbc : Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov warned that any attempts to hold “unauthorized rallies” in Moscow on April 29 will bring about a legal response of the authorities. The statement was made after More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Russia Banned “Open Russia” Three Days Before Protests – And 2018 Presidential Elections

nsnbc : On Wednesday, three days ahead of scheduled demonstrations on Saturday, Russia’s Prosecutor General banned the NGO “Open Russia”, established by former oligarch Mikhail Khodorkovsky as an More...

S-400 battery, here deployed in Syria to protect Russian military assets.
By nsnbc On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World’s Third Largest Military Spender: SIPRI

nsnbc : One may discuss until doomsday why Saudi Arabia previously spent more on its military than the Russian Federation, or the fact that the USA spends more on its military than Russia and Saudi Arabia combined, More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Nemtsov Murder Trial in Moscow: Chechen Suspects Claim Confessions Obtained by Coercion

nsnbc : Zaur Dadayev and Anzor Gubashev, who have links to Chechen security services and who previously admitted to the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, now claim that interrogators used coercion More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Google Caves to Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service, Agrees to Pay Fine

nsnbc : Google ultimately caved to Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service, agreeing to pay $7.8 million (438 million rubles) for violating antitrust laws. The corporate Colossus will also pay two other fines More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Mastermind behind St Petersburg bombing admits to planning, denies direct participation

nsnbc : The Kyrgyz-born Abror Azimov who was detained in Russia’s Moscow region on Monday, admitted to having been one of the masterminds behind the deadly metro bombing in St Petersburg earlier this month More...

Tillerson arrives in Moscow - is a new era with a policy of tensions that benefits Moscow as much as it benefits Washington in the pipeline?
By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Tillerson visits Moscow: A New “Yalta” during the Trump and Putin Administrations?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in the Russian capital Moscow on Wednesday, April 12, for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. On the top of their agenda will More...