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The West has been highly critical of Russia's human rights record. The carefully tailored bill, which would also release members of the Pussy Riot punk band, has been largely perceived as the Kremlin's attempt to soothe criticism ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi next year.
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The Russian Ambassador to the United Kingdom remembers the main events of the year: Russia's presidency in G20, the 2+2 meeting, the end of the meat ban and the forthcoming changes in Russia-UK relations.
With the 2014 Winter Olympics taking place in Sochi, Russia, many are divided on their support of the event.
A group of the Russian Northern Fleet's aircraft carriers embarked on a deployment to the Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday, in accordance with the Russian Navy's combat training plan.
American expat Mark Kelleher, 56, is an English teacher in Chelyabinsk, Russia. He has lived there for a dozen years with his Russian wife, Tatiana.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych sign an agreement in the Grand Kremlin Palace in Moscow, Russia, 17 December 2013.
Russia will begin deploying a new type of long-range missile in 2018 to replace a Cold War standby known in the West as "Satan", a military commander said on Tuesday in a signal to the United States that Moscow is improving its nuclear arsenal.
A Reno man has been placed on probation and fined $1,000 for shooting a golfer whose errant ball broke a bedroom window at his home.
Ukraine's president could secure loans from Russia on Tuesday when he meets Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin - money that could help fend off economic crisis as anti-government protests continue in Kiev.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks to the media in Moscow, Russia on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 Russia announced Monday that its navy was ready to escort ships carrying Syria's chemical weapons stockpile out of the country.
WAM Abu Dhabi, 16th Dec. 2013 -- Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy, today called on the UAE and Russia to expand and diversify their joint cooperation in utilisation of energy and renewable energy.
Russia has deployed Iskander missiles with a range of hundreds of kilometers in its Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad, which borders NATO members Poland and Lithuania, the pro-Kremlin newspaper Izvestia reported on Monday.
Russia confirmed Monday that it has deployed tactical ballistic missiles in the territory of Kaliningrad near its borders with NATO .
"Must-do" for a Russian in the United Kingdom is a New Year cruise along the Thames from Westminster Pier to Greenwich and back.
By AMANDA LEE MYERS Associated Press An Ohio man arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a trash bin is set for his first court appearance.
Russia's Defense Ministry says that the deployment of short-range missiles in western part of the country doesn't violate any international agreements.
Russian security forces have killed four alleged militants including the leader of a group suspected of carrying out attacks on tourists and ski facilities in the North Caucasus, a government agency said on Monday.