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News Russia Events: Russia freezes bank accounts of opposition leader, family

Published on: Monday 02 March 2020
Russia freezes bank accounts of opposition leader, family
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/russia-freezes-bank-accounts-opposition-leader-family-69354522

Russian authorities alleged that a vast crowdfunding effort by the foundation was in fact a money laundering scheme, something Navalny denies. Navalny's offices were raided last year, and the group's ...

News Russia Events: Russia’s Putin and Turkey’s Erdogan head for talks with major Syria rift between them

Published on: Tuesday 03 March 2020
Russia’s Putin and Turkey’s Erdogan head for talks with major Syria rift between them
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/russias-putin-and-turkeys-erdogan-head-for-talks-with-major-syria-rift-between-them/2020/03/03/15c112bc-5d66-11ea-ac50-18701e14e06d_story.html

Trenin said the events of the past week, including the Turkish troop deaths, were a “reality check on the relationship” between Putin and Erdogan. Still, there is a longer-range strategy for Russia.

News Russia Events: Coronavirus fears prompt Russia to withdraw from World Cup gymnastics events in Milwaukee, Tokyo

Published on: Friday 28 February 2020
Coronavirus fears prompt Russia to withdraw from World Cup gymnastics events in Milwaukee, Tokyo
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/olympics/2020/02/28/coronavirus-fears-prompt-russian-gymnasts-skip-milwaukee-tokyo-events-olympics/4903381002/

Russia is not sending gymnasts to next weekend’s World Cup meet in Milwaukee because of coronavirus fears. Russia is also opting out of a World Cup event April 4-5 in Tokyo, all but assuring its men’s ...

News Russia Events: Elena Baturina's Symbol Residence Development Supports the Cyprus-Russia Cultural Event

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Elena Baturina's Symbol Residence Development Supports the Cyprus-Russia Cultural Event
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/elena-baturinas-symbol-residence-development-050000400.html

LIMASSOL, Cyprus, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 13th Cyprus-Russia charity gala evening was held at the Presidential Palace of Cyprus. The event was initiated by Ensemble Productions Ltd. and the administration of the Cypriot government in cooperation with the Russian Embassy in Cyprus, and with

News Russia Events: Meet Russia's Poseidon Thermonuclear Torpedo: It Could Start World War III

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Meet Russia's Poseidon Thermonuclear Torpedo: It Could Start World War III
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/meet-russias-poseidon-thermonuclear-torpedo-it-could-start-world-war-iii-89946

... the Poseidon is a retaliatory weapon that would revenge a U.S. first strike even if American missile defenses were capable of stopping hundreds of Russian ICBMs. But even in the unlikely event ...

News Russia Events: Binance Announces Ruble Trading at Russian Gov't-Sponsored Event

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Binance Announces Ruble Trading at Russian Gov't-Sponsored Event
News source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-is-launching-fiat-trading-starting-with-russian-ruble

Binance CEO said that Russian users will be able to buy crypto on Binance directly using Russian ruble in “about two weeks.” Binance CEO announced that users will be able to buy crypto on the exchange ...

News Russia Events: Russia could be banned from competing in major sporting events, including the Olympics and the World Cup, over suspicious doping results

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
Russia could be banned from competing in major sporting events, including the Olympics and the World Cup, over suspicious doping results
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/russia-might-be-banned-from-olympics-over-suspicious-doping-results-2019-9

Russia has been given three weeks to explain inconsistent doping test results it submitted to the World Anti Doping Association.

News Russia Events: The Week In Russia: Stuck In The Middle With You

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
The Week In Russia: Stuck In The Middle With You
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/week-russia-gutterman-zelenskiy-putin-trump-un-stuck-in-the-middle-with-you/30187201.html

At the same event in 2015 he elaborated, sort of. "We have never said that there are no people there involved in resolving certain issues, including those related to the military sphere. But this does ...

News Russia Events: Russia is a land of protests and activism. Really.

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
Russia is a land of protests and activism. Really.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/09/12/russia-is-land-protests-activism-really/

I do not know if or when Putin’s regime will fall. But in the event that it does, I have faith that grass-roots activism has built enough of a strong foundation to help Russia become a fully ...

News Russia Events: H3C Enters Russian Market to Drive the Growth Potential of Digital Economy

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
H3C Enters Russian Market to Drive the Growth Potential of Digital Economy
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/h3c-enters-russian-market-drive-125600439.html

MOSCOW, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- H3C has hosted a Grand Opening Event with the theme of "Digital Navigation, Smart Future" to announce the company's entry into the Russian market. During the event, Tony Yu, CEO of H3C and Gary Huang, SVP of H3C shared with partners H3C's international

News Russia Events: Protests over local election in Russia make Kremlin nervous

Published on: Saturday 07 September 2019
Protests over local election in Russia make Kremlin nervous
News source: https://www.pressherald.com/2019/09/07/protests-over-local-election-in-russia-make-kremlin-nervous/

“They see those events as a signal that the party relying on force has ... And Sergei Chemezov, the head of the state-controlled Russian Technologies corporation, who has been close to Putin since ...

News Russia Events: Conor McGregor calls for Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch in Russia after champion dominates at UFC 242

Published on: Saturday 07 September 2019
Conor McGregor calls for Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch in Russia after champion dominates at UFC 242
News source: https://www.cbssports.com/mma/news/conor-mcgregor-calls-for-khabib-nurmagomedov-rematch-in-russia-after-champion-dominates-at-ufc-242/

in Russia. After Nurmagomedov (28-0) demolished former interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, McGregor (21-4) took to Twitter where he ...

News Russia Events: In St. Petersburg Election, Russia’s Political Rot Is on Full Display

Published on: Friday 06 September 2019
In St. Petersburg Election, Russia’s Political Rot Is on Full Display
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/07/world/europe/st-petersburg-election-russia-putin.html

Instead, Mr. Vishnevsky said, the event showed that Russia’s system, a rigid hierarchy of power built around Mr. Putin and loyal underlings like Mr. Beglov, does not work — at least not as described ...

News Russia Events: Russian state TV hosts mocked Trump's July 4th event as 'low energy'

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Russian state TV hosts mocked Trump's July 4th event as 'low energy'
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/russian-tv-hosts-mocked-trumps-july-4th-salute-to-america-2019-7

An image of a chain link. It symobilizes a website link url. An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. A stylized bird with an open mouth, tweeting. The word "in". A stylized letter F. ...

News Russia Events: How Russia could try to tip the scales in a war between the US and Iran

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
How Russia could try to tip the scales in a war between the US and Iran
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/how-russia-could-get-involved-in-war-between-us-iran-2019-7

At a Center for American Progress Action Fund event on June 11, retired Israeli brigadier general Shlomo Brom, senior research associate at the Institute for National Security Studies at Tel Aviv ...

News Russia Events: Xi Jinping’s Visit to Russia Accents Ties in Face of Tensions with U.S.

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
Xi Jinping’s Visit to Russia Accents Ties in Face of Tensions with U.S.
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/05/world/europe/xi-jinping-china-russia.html

After a day in Moscow, where Mr. Xi presented two pandas on loan to the Moscow Zoo, the Chinese president was scheduled to be the guest of honor at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, ...

News Russia Events: How Russia plays Iran and the US in order to keep its geopolitical edge

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
How Russia plays Iran and the US in order to keep its geopolitical edge
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/russia-plays-iran-and-us-to-keep-its-geopolitical-edge-2019-6

Russia is one of the few states that at least is not openly hostile to Iran. Even today, and despite the oil wealth of the Gulf Arabs, Iran is the strategic prize in southwest Asia. When America in ...

News Russia Events: Russia's answer to HBO's Chernobyl: A new series with 'alternative view'

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
Russia's answer to HBO's Chernobyl: A new series with 'alternative view'
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/russias-answer-hbos-chernobyl-series-194710696.html

Many are hailing HBO’s Chernobyl drama after its debut this past May, but Russian TV is about to present a different take on the dramatized events. According to multiple international publications, ...