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News Russia Siberia: Coronavirus in Russia: Moscow goes into lockdown

Published on: Monday 30 March 2020
Coronavirus in Russia: Moscow goes into lockdown
News source: https://www.syracuse.com/us-news/2020/03/coronavirus-in-russia-moscow-goes-into-lockdown.html

Until last week, just one laboratory in Siberia was analyzing the coronavirus tests. In a move reflecting the gravity of the crisis, Putin last week postponed a vote on constitutional amendments that ...

News Russia Siberia: Moscow goes into lockdown, rest of Russia braces for same

Published on: Monday 30 March 2020
Moscow goes into lockdown, rest of Russia braces for same
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/moscow-goes-lockdown-rest-russia-180305674.html

The Russian capital, Moscow, on Monday woke up to a lockdown obliging most of its 13 million residents to stay home, and many other regions of the vast country quickly followed suit to stem the spread of the new coronavirus. A stern-looking President Vladimir Putin warned his envoys in Russia's

News Russia Siberia: China, Russia, and Arctic Geopolitics

Published on: Saturday 28 March 2020
China, Russia, and Arctic Geopolitics
News source: https://thediplomat.com/2020/03/china-russia-and-arctic-geopolitics/

Moscow’s involvement has been significant and long-lasting, with Russia advocating for the development of the Northern Sea Route along its Siberian coast as an alternative to southern routes through ...

News Russia Siberia: Report: Russian soldier kills 8 on Siberian base

Published on: Friday 25 October 2019
Report: Russian soldier kills 8 on Siberian base
News source: https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2019/10/25/report-russian-soldier-kills-8-on-siberian-base/

Eight Russian servicemembers were killed in an apparent shooting spree at a military base in Siberia on Friday, Russia’s top law enforcement agency said in a statement. According to the statement from ...

News Russia Siberia: Russian Soldier Kills 8 In Mass Shooting at Siberian Military Base

Published on: Friday 25 October 2019
Russian Soldier Kills 8 In Mass Shooting at Siberian Military Base
News source: https://time.com/5711050/russian-soldier-mass-shooting-military-base/

(MOSCOW) — The Russian Defense Ministry says a soldier killed eight of his comrades and wounded two others in a shooting outburst at a base in Siberia before being apprehended. The ministry said the ...

News Russia Siberia: Russian Conscript Kills 8 Soldiers in Shooting in Siberia

Published on: Friday 25 October 2019
Russian Conscript Kills 8 Soldiers in Shooting in Siberia
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/25/world/europe/russia-soldier-shooting.html

MOSCOW — A Russian conscript soldier shot and killed eight fellow servicemen at a military base in eastern Siberia on Friday, in a mass shooting that the Defense Ministry blamed on a nervous breakdown ...

News Russia Siberia: Sea 'Boiling' with Methane Discovered in Siberia: 'No One Has Ever Recorded Anything like This Before'

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Sea 'Boiling' with Methane Discovered in Siberia: 'No One Has Ever Recorded Anything like This Before'
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/methane-boiling-sea-discovered-siberia-1463766

Researchers on an expedition to the East Siberian Sea said the "methane fountain" was unlike anything they had seen before, with concentrations of the gas in the region to be six to seven times higher ...

News Russia Siberia: Putin had a forest photoshoot in Siberia for his birthday, and it's the most majestic propaganda you'll see today

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Putin had a forest photoshoot in Siberia for his birthday, and it's the most majestic propaganda you'll see today
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/putin-birthday-forest-photoshoot-propaganda-photos-2019-10

Vladimir Putin spent the weekend before his 67th birthday wandering through the Siberian mountains, picking mushrooms and flowers.

News Russia Siberia: Puerto Rico Turns to Russian Gas Supply as Trade Expands

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Puerto Rico Turns to Russian Gas Supply as Trade Expands
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/puerto-rico-turns-russian-gas-135526578.html

(Bloomberg) -- Puerto Rico is turning to Siberia for natural gas to keep the lights on.Catalunya Spirit, a liquefied natural gas tanker transiting the English Channel, is slated to dock in southern Puerto Rico on Oct. 30, according to vessel tracking data compiled by Bloomberg. The vessel is hauling

News Russia Siberia: Photos: Putin turns 67, takes birthday break in Siberian mountains

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Photos: Putin turns 67, takes birthday break in Siberian mountains
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2019/10/07/see-photos-vladimir-putin-birthday-break-siberia/3896571002/

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has spent the weekend in southern Siberia's mountains. Photos and video released by the Kremlin on Monday showed Putin walking forested mountains in the Tuva ...

News Russia Siberia: Volac Raises Funds For Burning Siberian Forests With 'We Are Siberia': Exclusive

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
Volac Raises Funds For Burning Siberian Forests With 'We Are Siberia': Exclusive
News source: https://www.billboard.com/articles/news/dance/8528712/volac-we-are-siberia-s7-airlines-charity

The plight of the Amazon rainforest has rightly captured the world's attention, but the damage of a dryer, warmer Earth affects us all, and Russian-based, Siberian-born DJ duo Volac wants to save its ...

News Russia Siberia: In Siberia, a First Female Mayor Builds a National Profile

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
In Siberia, a First Female Mayor Builds a National Profile
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/30/world/europe/siberia-mayor-yakutsk.html

Avksentieva. She is the first female mayor of Yakutsk, the capital of Yakutia, a sprawling region in eastern Siberia that constitutes 20 percent of Russia. What’s more, analysts say she won the office ...

News Russia Siberia: Mock Execution Of World War II 'Traitor' In Siberia Misfires For Many

Published on: Monday 26 August 2019
Mock Execution Of World War II 'Traitor' In Siberia Misfires For Many
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/mock-execution-of-world-war-ii-traitor-in-siberia-sparks-controversy/30129820.html

The words rang out this weekend in a Siberian field near the border with Kazakhstan ... and anger from critics who saw it as further proof of the militarization of Russian society. "Savage ...

News Russia Siberia: Siberia just experienced wildfires on a staggering scale. Russia is rethinking how to fight them

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Siberia just experienced wildfires on a staggering scale. Russia is rethinking how to fight them
News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-08-21/russia-siberia-forest-fires-policy-change

Four years ago, Russia instituted a policy of letting remote forest fires burn unless it made sense economically to put them out. Environmentalists warned that the the new rules would intensify ...

News Russia Siberia: Seventy Wildfires Still Active In Russia’s Siberia

Published on: Sunday 25 August 2019
Seventy Wildfires Still Active In Russia’s Siberia
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/seventy-wildfires-still-active-in-russia-s-siberia/30129017.html

Wildfires engulfed more than 400,000 hectares in Siberia overnight on August 25-26, according to combined statements by the Russian Aerial Forest Protection Service and Environmental Ministry say and ...

News Russia Siberia: Czech, Russia aviation authorities extend access till Sunday

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
Czech, Russia aviation authorities extend access till Sunday
News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2019/jul/2/czech-russian-aviation-authorities-extend-access-t/

The Czech Transport Ministry has temporarily granted Russian airlines permission to fly to the Czech Republic until Sunday, giving aviation authorities from the two countries time to settle their dispute over flight routes.

News Russia Siberia: Two killed after Russian plane overshoots runway and bursts into flames

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
Two killed after Russian plane overshoots runway and bursts into flames
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/27/europe/siberia-plane-crash-scli-intl/index.html

(CNN)Two crew members were killed but all 43 passengers survived after a Russian aircraft crashed and burst into flames during an emergency landing at an airport in Siberia. The Angara Airlines flight ...

News Russia Siberia: Russian Hermit Seeks Peace in Remote Siberia

Published on: Friday 21 June 2019
Russian Hermit Seeks Peace in Remote Siberia
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/06/21/world/europe/21reuters-russia-hermit.html

KRASNOYARSK REGION, Russia — Viktor, 62, turned his back on society 16 years ago and moved to the remote forest wilderness of Russian Siberia where he lives in seclusion in a wooden hut, studying the ...