Tag: Moscow

Russia closes NATO mission for reprisals in espionage lines

Russia closes NATO mission for reprisals in espionage lines

Russia said Monday it would cease its diplomatic mission to NATO after the Western military alliance expelled eight Russians who identified themsel ...
Russia is trying to promise India a partnership as Moscow and Beijing align positions on Afghanistan

Russia is trying to promise India a partnership as Moscow and Beijing align positions on Afghanistan

As world leaders debate how or whether to work with the Taliban leadership in Afghanistan, Russia has sought to reassure its longtime partner, Indi ...
Moscow has the highest June temperature in 120 years

Moscow has the highest June temperature in 120 years

The Russian capital reported the hottest temperature in over 100 years on Tuesday of the month June the mercury reaching 34.7 ° C. ...
Coronavirus: France drops masks, cases increase in Africa and January to lift the state of emergency

Coronavirus: France drops masks, cases increase in Africa and January to lift the state of emergency

Highly contagious variants of coronavirus are fueling a surge in infections in Africa, the World Health Organization warned on Thursday, while more ...
Allies of the Russian Navalny defiant in the face of possible allegations of extremism

Allies of the Russian Navalny defiant in the face of possible allegations of extremism

Close allies of the incarcerated Alexei Navalny, the most vocal critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, pledged on Sunday to c ...
The Czech Republic excludes energy company Rosatom from bidding for nuclear weapons because of disputes with Russia

The Czech Republic excludes energy company Rosatom from bidding for nuclear weapons because of disputes with Russia

The Czech government will not invite Russian nuclear power company Rosatom to participate in safety assessments until a planned tender for a new un ...
“There will be consequences for Russia,” warns Joe Biden’s national security officer if Alexei Navalny dies

“There will be consequences for Russia,” warns Joe Biden’s national security officer if Alexei Navalny dies

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Connor O'Brien on April 18, 2021 on politico.com. U ...
Imprisoned Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was in poor health when lawyers refused entry

Imprisoned Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was in poor health when lawyers refused entry

The lawyers of the imprisoned Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Wednesday alerted the politician's deteriorating health in prison and demanded immed ...