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3 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Russian aerospace defense forces have test-fired S-300 and S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems at a large military drill in the country's southern Astrakhan Region.
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5 hrs ago | New Yorker
After the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine, Western governments put in place sanctions against Russia.
8 hrs ago | Pravda
On August 19, Russian troops arrived to the area of "Peace Mission 2014" military drills of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization .
12 hrs ago | St.Petersburg Times
Speaking at the opening of a World War I memorial in Moscow earlier this month, President Vladimir Putin noted that victory in that war had been stolen from Russia.
17 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
"The conception, under which 12 stadiums in 11 cities will host World Cup matches, is not being changed," Mutko said, according to the ITAR-Tass agency.
17 hrs ago | SPACE.com
A Russian-built Angara medium-lift rocket launches on its maiden test flight from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome on July 9. 2014.
19 hrs ago | Charter97
After the introduction of a ban on imported foodstuff in Russia, Russians started making jokes that Belarusian mussels and other exotic products would soon appear in stores.
MICROBUS EN ROUTE FROM YEREVAN TO VOLGOGRAD CRASHES IN RUSSIA Monday, August 18 A microbus heading for Volgograd, Russia from Yerevan overturned near the city of Budyonovsk in still unclear circumstances on Sunday.
Like a scorned lover who can't wait to find a new romance to replace the old, Russia is quickly moving on from Europe.
People displaced by fighting in Ukraine wait before boarding a bus, ahead of their journey by train to the Russian Siberian city of Irkutsk where they are being relocated.
Some Russian lawmakers are supporting a campaign against rock musician Andrei Makarevich, threatening to strip him of state awards after he performed for Internally Displaced Persons in the eastern Ukraine last week.
Prior to the embargo of import of agricultural production introduced by the Russian Federation on 6 August, sales of Lithuania-based dairy company Zemaitijos Pienas to Russian market constituted about 18% of all sales of the company, informs LETA/ELTA.... Read more...
Finland's biggest dairy producer, Valio, had shipped almost half of all its exports to Russia before the ban.
A McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 jet of Lufthansa Cargo AG taxis along the tarmac of Yemelyanovo airport, on its way to Frankfurt from Shanghai, outside Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.
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I wrote earlier about the diamond mine located in Mirny, a city in the Sakha Republic in the Russian Far East .
People from Britain who go to Cyprus in August are usually after sun, sea and sand but one Lincolnshire man, a trader in fruit and vegetables, is heading there this week for the potatoes.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 07:09 pm
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