Agence France-Presse in Moscow

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20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Russia says new US, Canada sanctions will fuel further unrest in Ukraine

Conflict in Ukraine will be more difficult to resolve after the latest round of sanctions by the United States and Canada, Russia’s foreign ministry says.

Conflict in Ukraine will be more difficult to resolve after the latest round of sanctions by the United States and Canada, Russia’s foreign ministry says.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Russia threatens response if US sets new sanctions over Ukraine

Russia has responded with anger to news the US Senate passed a bill calling for fresh sanctions against Moscow and the supply of lethal military aid to Ukraine.

Russia has responded with anger to news the US Senate passed a bill calling for fresh sanctions against Moscow and the supply of lethal military aid to Ukraine.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Thousands of Russians march on Red Square in show of patriotic fervour

Some 100,000 workers on Thursday paraded on Red Square for the first time since the 1991 Soviet breakup as the takeover of Crimea triggered a surge of patriotism and boosted Russian President Vladimir Putin’s standing.

Some 100,000 workers on Thursday paraded on Red Square for the first time since the 1991 Soviet breakup as the takeover of Crimea triggered a surge of patriotism and boosted Russian President Vladimir Putin’s standing.

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Georgian dream to ease, not end Russia nightmare

The defeat in Georgia’s parliamentary polls of Russia’s bitter foe President Mikhail Saakashvili may remove some poison from venomous bilateral relations.

The defeat in Georgia’s parliamentary polls of Russia’s bitter foe President Mikhail Saakashvili may remove some poison from venomous bilateral relations.

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Russia warns Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles

Russia on Thursday warned Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles to protect its troubled border with Syria, saying it should instead help broker peace.

Russia on Thursday warned Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles to protect its troubled border with Syria, saying it should instead help broker peace.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Two Pussy Riot members taken to Russian 'prison hell'

Two members of punk band Pussy Riot have been taken to remote Russian prison colonies notorious for their harsh conditions after a court this month upheld their two-year sentences, their lawyer said on Monday.

Two members of punk band Pussy Riot have been taken to remote Russian prison colonies notorious for their harsh conditions after a court this month upheld their two-year sentences, their lawyer said on Monday.

22 Oct 2012 - 5:40PM
Russia frees one Pussy Riot member, keeps two in jail

A Russian appeals court on Wednesday ordered the release of one member of anti-Putin punk band Pussy Riot after giving her a suspended term but ordered two others serve two years in prison.

A Russian appeals court on Wednesday ordered the release of one member of anti-Putin punk band Pussy Riot after giving her a suspended term but ordered two others serve two years in prison.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
US concerned over Russian activist’s detention

The United States has told Moscow of its concerns over the case of an opposition activist who claims he was abducted from Ukraine by Russian agents and tortured into making a confession.

The United States has told Moscow of its concerns over the case of an opposition activist who claims he was abducted from Ukraine by Russian agents and tortured into making a confession.

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