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Russia posts image taken from videogame as ‘proof’ that US helps ISIS

The ministry's official account said the black-and-white images were taken on November 9 near the Syria-Iraq border.

15 Nov 2017 11:47 AM

Russian Tycoon, fresh from jail, announces presidential bid

He is a divisive figure, with many Russians viewing him as a symbol of capitalist excess.

09 Nov 2017 2:59 PM

No cooperation between US and Russia over Korean Peninsula issue: Kremlin

Peskov said there was a 'great probability' that the two would discuss the situation on the Korean peninsula if such a meeting was held.

05 Nov 2017 1:24 PM

Will help in Manhattan truck probe: Uzbekistan president

‘Uzbekistan is ready to use all forces and resources to help in the investigation of this act of terror,’ President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.

01 Nov 2017 7:08 PM

Russia objects to flag removal at shut diplomatic buildings

The move went against efforts to repair ties between the two countries, which has taken a nose dive.

13 Oct 2017 2:59 PM


North Korea says Trump has 'lit the wick of war:' Russia's TASS agency

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said his country’s nuclear program guaranteed peace.

12 Oct 2017 11:27 AM

At least 16 killed as train rams into passenger bus in Russia

The accident occurred during the night near the town of Pokrov, some 110 kilometres (70 miles) east of the Russian capital.

06 Oct 2017 2:22 PM

Video: Russian army drill goes awry, chopper fires at parked vehicles

Russia is currently staging the 'Zapad 2017' war games in the area, major exercises on NATO's eastern flank.

20 Sep 2017 4:33 PM

Putin warns North Korea of 'major conflict' after it fired missile over Japan

'The problems in the region will only be solved via direct dialogue between all concerned parties, without preconditions', Putin said.

01 Sep 2017 2:41 PM

Putin appoints Anatoly Antonov new ambassador to US: Kremlin

Relations between Moscow and Washington have fallen to a post-Cold War low, driven by accusations of Russian interference in US prez polls.

21 Aug 2017 6:21 PM


US Embassy in Russia suspends issuing non-immigrant visas post

The vast majority of the more than 1,000 employees at the various US diplomatic missions in Russia.

21 Aug 2017 4:29 PM

A knife-wielding man stabs 8 people in Russia's Surgut, shot dead by police

The incident took place in a city some 2,100 kilometres northeast of Moscow in the oil-rich Khanty-Mansi region.

19 Aug 2017 3:29 PM

Video: Knife attacker stabs 8 on Russian street, shot dead by police

Russia’s Investigative Committee said armed police arrived and used their weapons on the attacker and 'liquidated' him.

19 Aug 2017 3:07 PM

Putin braves cold waters of mountain lake, goes on fishing, hunting trip

Putin, 64, is renowned for his strong-man publicity stunts, which have contributed to his sky-high popularity ratings.

05 Aug 2017 8:39 PM

Sanctions end hope for improving ties with new US admin: Russia

Russian PM Medvedev said that US had shown its weakness by handing over executive power to Congress in a humiliating manner.

03 Aug 2017 5:37 PM


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