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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Biden calls on Europe to stand firm on sanctions against Russia

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:12pm by AP

    ... with the US and its allies, who are were using economic warfare reminiscent of the Soviet Union under Leonid Brezhnev. Russia had prepared a raft of retaliatory steps in response to potentially wider ...

  2. News - World - RUSSIA

    US sanctions raise concerns for foreign investors in Russia's oil sector

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 10:21am by Associated Press in London

    ... are an instrument that are somewhere between pure diplomacy – talking – and warfare.” At the same time, Western governments also would prefer to avoid sacrificing important investments made by their own ...

  3. News - China - RUSSIA

    China backs Russia over Syria at G20 summit

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

    ... leaders’ talks. In Beijing, Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei reiterated that any party resorting to chemical warfare should accept responsibility for it but said unilateral military actions ... and Russian leaders on possible military intervention in Syria to punish President Bashar al-Assad over a chemical weapons attack that killed hundreds of people on August 21. Putin was isolated ...

  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Vladimir Putin's anti-corruption drive met with cynicism

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... of behind-the-scenes warfare among powerful interests close to the Kremlin? It may not matter much to Feofan Bondarenko, a pioneering businessman who applauds Putin's apparent campaign against graft even ...

  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian scientists say unusual rocks are fragments from Urals meteor

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of the Russian Academy of Sciences, who conducted chemical tests on some unusual rocks on Sunday, concluded that they had come from outer space. The rock was composed in part of metallic iron as well ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Scientists claim discovery of Russian meteor fragments

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 03:26pm by AFP

    ... of the Russian Academy of Sciences that conducted chemical tests on some unusual rocks on Sunday said the pieces had come from outer space. “We confirm that the particles of a substance found by our ...

  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia to end cold war disarmament programme with the US

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Moscow

    ... effort The Russian government said it would not renew a hugely successful 20-year partnership with the United States to safeguard and dismantle nuclear and chemical weapons in the former Soviet ... and chemical weapons, as well as launchers and other equipment and military sites that supported unconventional weapons. "The American side knows that we would not want a new extension," ...

  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia bets billions on turn towards Asia with Apec summit

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 02:44pm by Associated Press in Vladivostok, Russia

    ... for completion by the end of this year, and Russia wants to build plants there to produce petro-chemicals and fertilisers, adding value to its exports. The eastern regions of the country also have rich ...



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