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Russia, Iran, and 3 others agree Caspian status, but not borders

Russia, Iran, and 3 others agree Caspian status, but not borders

Iran and four ex-Soviet nations, including Russia, agreed in principle on Sunday how to divide up the potentially huge oil and gas resources of the Caspian Sea, paving way for more energy exploration ...

Russia says will ditch US securities amid sanctions: RIA

Russia says will ditch US securities amid sanctions: RIA

Russia will further decrease its holdings of US securities in response to new sanctions against Moscow but has no plans to shut down US companies in Russia, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said ...

Russia jails IS-linked teen for St Petersburg cathedral bomb plot

Russia jails IS-linked teen for St Petersburg cathedral bomb plot

A Russian court on Thursday jailed a teenaged supporter of the Islamic State jihadist group over a plot to carry out a suicide attack at Saint Petersburg's Kazan cathedral.

Russia blasts 'unacceptable' new US sanctions

Russia blasts 'unacceptable' new US sanctions

The Kremlin on Thursday branded as ‘unacceptable’ new US sanctions against Russia over its alleged role in a nerve agent attack on a former spy, as the ruble and Russian stocks tumbled.

Russia holds funerals for journalists shot in Central Africa

Russia holds funerals for journalists shot in Central Africa

Russia on Tuesday held funerals for three journalists killed in the Central African Republic who were investigating a shadowy Russian mercenary group for a media project ...

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

Eighteen people were killed in a helicopter crash in the Krasnoyarsk region in Siberia on Saturday, the aviation watchdog and emergency services said.

Qatari food and culture to be highlighted at Russian music fest

Qatari food and culture to be highlighted at Russian music fest

This comes as part of the Qatar-Russia 2018 Year of Culture, which offers exhibitions, concerts, heritage events and festivals aimed at further strengthening relations between the two countries.

Generation Amazing’s Russia trip 'showed power of sport'

Generation Amazing’s Russia trip 'showed power of sport'

Generation Amazing uses football for development projects to reach 1mn young people ahead of Qatar 2022.

Trump tells attorney general to end Russia probe

Trump tells attorney general to end Russia probe

Donald Trump on Wednesday told his attorney general to end the high-profile investigation into Russian election meddling that has ensnared key members of his presidential campaign ...

Trump says collusion is not a crime as first Russia probe trial begins

Trump says collusion is not a crime as first Russia probe trial begins

President Donald Trump stepped up his onslaught on federal Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russia and the 2016 US election on Tuesday, saying that his campaign did not collude with Moscow but that collusion is not a crime anyway.

EU expands Russia sanctions over Crimea bridge

EU expands Russia sanctions over Crimea bridge

The EU on Tuesday expanded its sanctions against Moscow to include companies that helped build a bridge from mainland Russia to Kremlin-annexed Crimea, which it says violates Ukraine's sovereignty.

White House says Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow

White House says Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow

The White House on Friday said US President Donald Trump was open to a controversial visit to Moscow, after an apparent invitation from Russian President Vladimir Putin.