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News Russia: Watch Russia Bombers Fly Over U.S. Submarines During Arctic Exercise

Published on: Thursday 12 March 2020
Watch Russia Bombers Fly Over U.S. Submarines During Arctic Exercise
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/watch-russia-bombers-fly-over-212800504.html

Two Russian bombers overflew a U.S. temporary arctic base near the North Pole. The bombers were escorted by American and Canadian fighter jets. Moscow somehow located the camp and sent bombers, as a ...

News Russia: In Russia, it takes 'beatings or a dead body' for authorities to act on domestic violence, say advocates

Published on: Sunday 01 March 2020
In Russia, it takes 'beatings or a dead body' for authorities to act on domestic violence, say advocates
News source: https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/russia-domestic-violence-1.5437241

In December 2017, Margarita Gracheva's husband took her to a wooded area near their home and chopped off both her hands in a jealous rage. She has since emerged as one of the most high-profile victims of Russia's epidemic of domestic violence, Chris Brown writes.

News Russia: Russia to boost Venezuela ties amid US pressure

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Russia to boost Venezuela ties amid US pressure
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-51423110

Russia has pledged to boost military and economic co-operation with Venezuela to help the South American nation deal with growing US pressure. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's comments came ...

News Russia: Russia once proposed a union with ally Belarus. Now the U.S. is getting between them.

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Russia once proposed a union with ally Belarus. Now the U.S. is getting between them.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/russia-once-proposed-a-union-with-ally-belarus-now-the-us-is-getting-between-them/2020/02/07/fda2598a-475c-11ea-91ab-ce439aa5c7c1_story.html

In December 1999, when Russian President Boris Yeltsin was weak and his power was leaching away, an ambitious neighbor, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, agreed to unify his country with ...

News Russia: Putin Rejects Oil Deal With Belarus, Increasing Pressure for Merger

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Putin Rejects Oil Deal With Belarus, Increasing Pressure for Merger
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/07/world/europe/belarus-lukashenko-russia-putin.html

President Aleksandr G. Lukashenko pressed for cheap energy to aid his ailing economy during a “moment of truth” meeting with President Putin. MOSCOW — Ratcheting up pressure on Belarus to join it in a ...

News Russia: Ex-Russia Ambassador Says 'There Is No Way' Mark Esper Wouldn't Have Seen Same Iran Intelligence as Trump

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Ex-Russia Ambassador Says 'There Is No Way' Mark Esper Wouldn't Have Seen Same Iran Intelligence as Trump
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/ex-russia-ambassador-no-way-mark-esper-seen-same-iran-intelligence-donald-trump-qassem-soleimani-1481765

Esper appeared to contradict the president on Sunday, when he said he had not seen evidence that Iran was planning attacks on four American embassies.

News Russia: Russia urges civilians to leave final rebel enclave, announcing three passages out

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Russia urges civilians to leave final rebel enclave, announcing three passages out
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/russia-urges-civilians-to-leave-final-rebel-enclave-announcing-three-passages-out/2020/01/13/7c9d646c-35f8-11ea-a1ff-c48c1d59a4a1_story.html

BEIRUT — On Sunday, residents of Syria's northwest rebel-held pocket saw white leaflets drop from the sky, carrying a message from the Syrian government: it's time to leave. The Russian Defense ...

News Russia: U.S. and Russia nuclear treaty set to expire

Published on: Saturday 04 January 2020
U.S. and Russia nuclear treaty set to expire
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20200105063714-u-s-and-russia-nuclear-treaty-set-to-expire/

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News Russia: Russia resumes limited oil supplies to Belarus amid talks

Published on: Saturday 04 January 2020
Russia resumes limited oil supplies to Belarus amid talks
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/russia-resume-limited-oil-supplies-belarus-amid-talks-68065961

MINSK, Belarus -- Belarus has reached an agreement with Russia for limited oil supplies after Moscow earlier this week stopped supplying crude amid stalled talks on strengthening economic ties between ...

News Russia: Opinion: Ukraine Used Diplomacy; Russia Used Disinformation. The Difference Is Key

Published on: Wednesday 01 January 2020
Opinion: Ukraine Used Diplomacy; Russia Used Disinformation. The Difference Is Key
News source: https://www.npr.org/2020/01/02/792598538/opinion-ukraine-used-diplomacy-russia-used-disinformation-the-difference-is-key

What's the difference between traditional diplomacy and the menace of modern-day meddling? President Trump and some Republicans in Congress suggest Russia and Ukraine both sought to interfere in our ...

News Russia: Russia beats Switzerland 3-1 to reach semis at world juniors

Published on: Thursday 02 January 2020
Russia beats Switzerland 3-1 to reach semis at world juniors
News source: https://apnews.com/f8a3e51768208025d7e206745e0849e2

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Dmitri Voronkov scored two power-play goals and Russia beat Switzerland 3-1 at the world junior hockey championship on Thursday to become the first team to reach the ...

News Russia: Ukraine exchanges prisoners with Russia-backed rebels in move aimed at ending war

Published on: Sunday 29 December 2019
Ukraine exchanges prisoners with Russia-backed rebels in move aimed at ending war
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2019/12/29/ukraine-eastern-rebels-swap-prisoners/2768800001/

MAIORSK CHECKPOINT, Ukraine – Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine began exchanging scores of prisoners Sunday in a move aimed at ending their 5-year war. The move was part of ...

News Russia: Putin Thanks Trump for Helping Russia Thwart Terrorist Attack

Published on: Sunday 29 December 2019
Putin Thanks Trump for Helping Russia Thwart Terrorist Attack
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/29/world/europe/putin-trump-terrorism.html

MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia called President Trump on Sunday to thank him for a tip from American intelligence agencies that helped prevent a terrorist attack in Russia, the Kremlin ...

News Russia: Putin thanks Trump for intel that foiled attack in Russia, Moscow says

Published on: Sunday 29 December 2019
Putin thanks Trump for intel that foiled attack in Russia, Moscow says
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/politics/putin-thanks-trump-for-intel-that-foiled-attack-in-russia-moscow-says

The White House didn’t immediately confirm the call. Russian officials offered few details about the intelligence they said they received through U.S. Special Forces. Russia’s Federal Security Service ...

News Russia: She went to Russia annually to hone her skills. Now she’s an elite hockey prospect.

Published on: Thursday 26 December 2019
She went to Russia annually to hone her skills. Now she’s an elite hockey prospect.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/12/26/she-went-russia-annually-hone-her-skills-now-shes-an-elite-hockey-prospect/

Particularly in comparison to another act her family took to make sure Khramtsov was properly trained. Beginning when she was 7 years old, Khramtsov’s father, Andrei, annually sent Katherine to his ...

News Russia: Trump Warns Russia, Syria and Iran Not to Kill Innocent Civilians in Syria's Idlib Province

Published on: Thursday 26 December 2019
Trump Warns Russia, Syria and Iran Not to Kill Innocent Civilians in Syria's Idlib Province
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/trump-warns-russia-syria-iran-not-kill-innocent-civilians-syrias-idlib-province-1479212

"Russia, Syria, and Iran are killing, or on their way to killing, thousands if inocent [sic] civilians in Idlib Province. Don't do it!" the president wrote on Twitter. He added that Turkey "is working ...

News Russia: Russia Is a Mess. Why Is Putin Such a Formidable Enemy?

Published on: Sunday 22 December 2019
Russia Is a Mess. Why Is Putin Such a Formidable Enemy?
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/23/world/europe/russia-putin.html

MOSCOW — Its economy, already smaller than Italy’s, may be sputtering but, two decades after a virtually unknown former K.G.B. spy took power in the Kremlin on Dec. 31, 1999, Russia and its president, ...

News Russia: Russia accuses doping whistleblower of modifying key data

Published on: Saturday 21 December 2019
Russia accuses doping whistleblower of modifying key data
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/olympics/2019/12/22/russia-accuses-doping-whistleblower-of-modifying-key-data/40871923/

Russia is blaming the World Anti-Doping Agency's star witness for modifying key laboratory data. His lawyer says that's nonsense. The Russian Investigative Committee, a major law enforcement agency, ...