Tag archive for ‘Russia’
By nsnbc On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Two North Koreans found dead in Moscow hotel

nsnbc : The bodies of two North Korean citizens were discovered in a hotel west of the Russian capital Moscow on Saturday, the two allegedly both died of acute heart failure. The bodies of the two citizens from More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Russian journalist Dmitry Popkov killed in Minusinsk

nsnbc : Russian journalist and anti-corruption activist Dmitry Popkov, was killed in Minusinsk. Popkov, who was the founder and editor-in-chief of the local newspaper Ton-M, was well-known for his work against corruption. Dmitry More...

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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...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Cargo and ferry route opens between North Korea and Russia

nsnbc : A new passenger and cargo ferry route has been opened between the Russian port of Vladivostok and the ports of Raijn, Vonsan and Kymgansan. The ferry Man Gyong Bong will sail the route four times per month. The More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Three alleged St Petersburg metro bombers charged

nsnbc : Criminal charges have been brought against three of the ten suspects in the St Petersburg metro bombing on April 3, this year said Svetlana Petrenko, spokeswoman for Russia’s Investigative Committee. Makhamadyusuf 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...

Mohammead Alloush and Osama Abu Zaid during the previous round of Astana talks in January 2017, walked out of the talks protesting - so what "deal" was reached?
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Putin and Trump discussed 4th Astana talks on Syria

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S.-American counterpart Donald Trump discussed the fourth round of Astana talks aimed to bringing peace to war-torn Syria. Mohammead Alloush during the previous More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Ahead of G20 summit: Merkel and Putin met in Sochi

nsnbc : German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the Russian Black Sea resort Sochi for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. On the agenda were bilateral relations, the war in Syria and tensions in Ukraine 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...