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Vladimir Putin says US will have to shed 755 from diplomatic staff

The legislation, which also targets Iran and North Korea, seeks to punish Moscow for meddling in the 2016 US election.

31 Jul 2017 8:20 AM

N Korea missile appeared to be 'medium-range' weapon, says Russia

A first ICBM test on July 4 triggered global alarm, with experts saying the missile had a theoretical range that could reach Alaska.

29 Jul 2017 11:51 AM

In response to US sanctions, Russia cuts down on number of American diplomats

The Russian Foreign Ministry said it is ordering the US Embassy in Russia to reduce the number of its diplomats by September 1.

28 Jul 2017 7:11 PM

Putin signs law allowing Russia to keep its air base in Syria

Russia has been providing an air cover for Syrian President Bashar Assad's offensive on the Islamic State group since 2015.

28 Jul 2017 12:00 PM

Moscow will ultimately respond to insolence of US sanctions: Putin

The US legislation is aimed at punishing the Kremlin for allegedly meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.

28 Jul 2017 8:16 AM

Don't blame Syria for chemical attack without visiting: Russia to US

The attack sparked outrage around the world as photos and video of the aftermath were widely broadcast.

27 Jul 2017 10:59 AM

New US sanctions on Russia will hit interests of both sides: Kremlin

Ties between Moscow, Washington have slumped to their lowest since Cold War as US slapped sanctions on Moscow over it meddling in Ukraine.

24 Jul 2017 7:15 PM

Russian firm delivers another Mi-171E convertible helicopter to Pak

Russian Helicopters has sold Mi-171E helicopters to several countries, including China.

24 Jul 2017 9:24 AM

Contract on Russian-Indian Joint 5th Gen fighter jet to be signed shortly

The official had said that both the countries are co- developers and India will have equal rights over the technology.

19 Jul 2017 6:56 PM

Ready to testify to US Congress: Russian lawyer on meeting with Trump Jr

Russian Lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has rejected claims that she was working on behalf of the Russian government.

19 Jul 2017 5:31 PM

Indo-Russian joint venture for Kamov military helicopters registered in India

India Russia had finalised a broad agreement for the JV between Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and two Russian defence majors.

18 Jul 2017 2:23 PM

Russia, mulling expulsions, says too many US spies work in Moscow

Russia would also move to deny US diplomats use of a dacha compound and a warehouse in Moscow,Russian Foreign Ministry said.

15 Jul 2017 1:14 PM

Kremlin denies reaching out to Trump Jr, says 'never had any contact with this lawyer'

Peskov ridiculed claims that Veselnitskaya was working for the Russian government as 'inappropriate and absurd'.

12 Jul 2017 7:10 PM

Huge fire at Moscow mall leaves 14 injured

According to the report, more than 2,000 people were evacuated by the rescuers from the building.

11 Jul 2017 8:03 AM

Putin, Xi Jinping to hold formal talks over North Korea ahead of G20 summit

Xi and Putin once again slammed the US THAAD missile system installed in South Korea to protect against the North, Xinhua said.

04 Jul 2017 2:38 PM

13 killed, including 2 children in bus-truck crash in Russia

The bus rolled over and caught fire due to the collision, the regional interior ministry said, adding it would be arresting both drivers.

02 Jul 2017 1:51 PM

ISIS chief al-Baghdadi's death near 100 per cent certain: Russian media

Russia's defense ministry said a week ago it believed it may have killed Baghdadi when one of its air strikes.

23 Jun 2017 6:42 PM

Russia cannot confirm whether ISIS leader al-Baghdadi dead: report

US defense officials last week said they were unable to confirm the reports about Baghdadi’s death.

20 Jun 2017 6:04 PM

Will target any 'flying objects' over Syria: Russia

The Defence Ministry also said that it was suspending its interaction with the US on preventing air incidents over Syria from June 19.

19 Jun 2017 7:02 PM

Russia condemns US downing of Syria warplane as act of aggression

Russia said it was suspending its interaction with the US on preventing air incidents over Syria from June 19.

19 Jun 2017 5:32 PM