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Russian State Duma deputy Adam Delimkhanov prays next to Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov at Grozny's central A.H. Kadyrov Mosque in 2010.
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5 hrs ago | Tehran Times
America's "schizophrenic" approach to the Middle East could result in many key Arab states deciding to align themselves more closely with Russia, the rulers of Bahrain warned Sunday.
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New Yorker editor David Remnick will contribute to NBC's coverage of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
11 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine
RFE/RL correspondents in Kyiv report that security forces have begun dismantling protesters' barricades that have been blocking access to the government quarter in the Ukrainian capital.
15 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency
Russia 's President Vladimir Putin has signed an order for the abolishment of RIA Novosti information agency.
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Der Spiegel reports that Gauck took the decision in protest against human rights violations and the harassment of Russian opposition political figures.
Tour: Russian tourist Elena Iurosova, left, walks with Russia Guam Tours' Ioulia Safer along the shoreline fronting the Hotel Santa Fe Guam in Tamuning in this Sept.
Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians rallied in the center of Kiev on Sunday in the biggest protest since 2004's pro-democracy Orange Revolution, denouncing President Viktor Yanukovych's decision to turn away from Europe and raising the stakes in a tense political standoff gripping this ex-Soviet republic.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The Gazprom headquarters hosted a working meeting among Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Alexey Mordashov, Director General of Severstal and Dmitry Pumpyansky, Chairman of the Pipe Metallurgical Company Board of Directors.
Elton John took the opportunity at his concert in Moscow this week to speak out against Russia's anti-gay discrimination.
Part of the challenge for extracting rare fossil fuels is being able to cheaply and quickly move them from upstream to downstream.
On Friday night, pop legend Elton John put Russia's controversial gay propaganda law to a very public test, when he took the opportunity to condemn the recently enacted legislation and the government that passed it in front of a sold-out audience at Moscow' Crocus City Hall.
As thousands of anti-government protesters kept their vigil in Ukraine's capital Saturday, officials sought to reduce their anger with assurances that Russian and Ukrainian presidents didn't discuss Ukraine joining a Russian-led customs union at a meeting this week.
Russia's state nuclear energy monopoly Rosatom will open a nuclear power media complex in Turkey in 2014, a spokesman for the company said on Friday, ITAR-TASS reported.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev hinted Friday that members of the punk band Pussy Riot, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and others widely referred to as political prisoners will not be freed in Russia's upcoming amnesty.