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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    'Grand Theft Auto' gang blamed for 15 murders of Moscow motorists

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 10:03pm by AFP

    ... to another theory, the attackers are militants affiliated with Islamists who are using the roads around Moscow as a training ground to prepare to join their cause in Syria or elsewhere. Vladimir ...

  2. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia 'has not, will not' change Syria stance

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 08:37pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Russia said on Friday that it had not changed and would not change its controversial stance on Syria, after a top Russian diplomat said the defeat ... for the media. “We have never changed our position on Syria and we never will,” foreign ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said. Deputy Foreign Minister Bogdanov said at a meeting of the Public ...

  3. News - China - RUSSIA

    China backs Russia over Syria at G20 summit

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 04:41pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in St Petersburg China warned on Thursday that military intervention in Syria would hurt the world economy and push up oil prices, reinforcing Vladimir Putin’s attempts to talk US President Barack Obama out of air strikes. The rift over Syria could overshadow a summit of the Group of 20 (G20) developed and developing economies in St Petersburg at which global leaders want ...

  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia says Syria peace talks unlikely before October

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 02:51pm by Reuters in Moscow

    ... Reuters in Moscow Russia wants a Syria peace conference to be held as soon as possible but it is unlikely to go ahead before October because there is a busy diplomatic schedule before then, a Russian diplomat said on Tuesday. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said more talks were expected at the end of August on preparing the so-called Geneva-2 conference, aimed ...

  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin accepts 'changes' in Syria

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in Moscow Tough-talking president makes strongest comment yet he is ready to forsake Assad Putin accepts Syria needs 'change' Russian President Vladimir Putin distanced himself further than ever before from his long-time ally in Syria yesterday, saying he understands Syria needs change. Putin's assessment came just a week after his top envoy for Syria said ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian envoys outline plan to 'take over world' in unauthenticated tape of leaked conversation

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:34am by GDN

    ... congratulates Bakharev on the fact that Zimbabwe was one of only 11 countries, with Syria and North Korea, to back Russia at the UN over its annexation of Crimea. There is also consternation ...

  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia, Iraq eye new partnership on PM’s visit

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 06:44pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... on a mega arms deal and harmony over the Syria crisis. The conflict ripping Syria apart threatens to ultimately unseat Moscow’s sole unwavering Middle East ally President Bashar al-Assad and makes ... opposing outside intervention in the Syria crisis that has angered Moscow’s Western partners. “We support neither the Syrian opposition nor the government in Damascus,” Maliki said in a speech ...

  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky denies admitting guilt to get pardon

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 04:40pm by undefined

    ... at the Carnegie Moscow Centre. Putin has shown he can stand against international wishes- by supporting Syria's president, granting asylum to American leaker Edward Snowden and pulling Ukraine's ...

  9. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia bows to pressure on wording of Olympic truce and embraces gays

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... deliberation, but not this year. While world leaders grappled with the crisis unfolding in Syria, a lesser debate was unfolding over the truce, which was drafted by Russia and became the latest example ...

  10. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia’s Medvedev criticises France for backing Syrian rebels

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 02:24pm by Reuters in Moscow

    ... leaders of indecisiveness in dealing with the region’s economic crisis. France became the first European power to recognise Syria’s new opposition coalition as the sole representative of its ... unacceptable.” Russia and France have been sharply at odds over Syria during a conflict activists say has killed more than 38,000 people since protests began in March last year. France and other Western ...




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