Tag archive for ‘Moscow’
By nsnbc On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

U.S. bans Russian Kaspersky Lab products over security concerns

nsnbc : U.S.’ government agencies have been ordered to remove products from the Russian Kaspersky Lab cyber-security firm within three months. The company has come under scrutiny over suspected ties to Russian More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Russia – Turkey sign S-400 missile deal

nsnbc : The Russian Federation has signed a deal with Turkey for the delivery of advanced S-400 surface to air missile systems. The deal was finalized as Russia and Turkey continue boosting ties while ties between More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Punishing North Korea with additional sanctions counterproductive and dangerous: Lavrov

nsnbc : Punishing North Korea with additional sanctions would be “counterproductive and dangerous,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in a telephone conversation with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson More...

By nsnbc On Monday, August 28th, 2017

NKOREAN tour agency in Moscow turns out to be Russian – maybe

nsnbc : The NKOREAN tour agency branch based in Moscow and reportedly licensed by the North Korean government in Pyongyang turned out to be Russian – probably. On Friday Irina Tyurina, spokeswoman of the Russian More...

By nsnbc On Friday, August 25th, 2017

Law-abiding Russian tourists in North Korea protected by nuclear umbrella: Kim Sen Hun

nsnbc : North Korea opened a branch of its new NKOREAN tour agency in Russia selling tour packages to Russian citizens, who have nothing to fear if they are law-abiding and who will be protected by Pyongyang’s More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Putin appoints Antonov as next Russian Ambassador to the United States

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin, on Monday, appointed the Russian Federation’s former Deputy Foreign Minister and Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov to be the country’s next ambassador More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Russia could tighten law on foreign ownership of Internet operators

nsnbc : After Russia, in 2014, began to tightened its grip on foreign ownership of media, Moscow appears now poised to also restrict foreign ownership of Internet operators. Russia’s Communications Ministry More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Russia designated Jehova’s Witnesses as extremist group

 nsnbc : The Russian Federation’s Justice Ministry, on Thursday, added Jehova’s Witnesses to a registry of banned organizations after the Supreme Court designated Jehova’s Wintesses as extremist. The More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, August 14th, 2017

FSB detained four, claims it foiled Islamic State terror plot in Moscow

nsnbc : Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) reported on Monday that it had detained four people for allegedly plotting terror attacks on Moscow’s public transport system and commercial centers. The More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Syrian government doubles territory under its control

nsnbc : Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, on Sunday, said the Syrian government has increased the size of territory under its control by two-and-a-half times in just two months. Progress is made especially More...