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Moscow sees Greece 'closer to euro exit' after bailout referendum

Moscow sees Greece 'closer to euro exit' after bailout referendum

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

Greece has moved a step closer towards a eurozone exit, Russia's deputy economy minister said Sunday, as early results from a crucial bailout referendum suggested Greeks had overwhelmingly rejected creditors'...

Five Ukrainian soldiers killed by landmine: official

Five Ukrainian soldiers killed by landmine: official

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

Five Ukrainian soldiers were killed when a landmine exploded in the separatist east, a military spokesman said Sunday, as clashes raged on despite a four-month truce."Five of our soldiers died and three...

Relief as Russian cargo ship docks at space station

Relief as Russian cargo ship docks at space station

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

An unmanned Russian cargo ship successfully docked with the International Space Station on Sunday following a string of failed attempts to resupply the orbital laboratory."The transport cargo ship Progress...

Russian cargo ship docks to space station

Russian cargo ship docks to space station

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

An unmanned Russian cargo ship successfully docked with the International Space Station on Sunday following a string of failed attempts to resupply the orbital laboratory."The transport cargo ship Progress...

China 'trying to hack into everything': Clinton

China 'trying to hack into everything': Clinton

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of "trying to hack into everything that doesn't move in America" and stealing government information, in strongly worded comments likely to irk Beijing.Clinton,...

Clinton urges 'much smarter' handling of Putin

4 July 2015 | 0 comments

Constant engagement is the best option when it comes to confronting Russian President Vladimir Putin, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Saturday, adding that "we have to be much smarter."Clinton,...

Putin tells Obama US-Russia dialogue key to global stability

4 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said relations between Moscow and Washington were key to ensuring global stability and called for dialogue based on "equality and respect."In a message to...

Ukraine rebels withdraw from key frontline village

Ukraine rebels withdraw from key frontline village

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Pro-Russian fighters have withdrawn from a strategic frontline village, Ukraine's military reported on Friday, although some troops doubted whether the surprise retreat and lull in fighting would last.Lying...

Rebels withdraw from key frontline village: Kiev

Rebels withdraw from key frontline village: Kiev

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Pro-Russian fighters have withdrawn from a strategic frontline village, Ukraine's military reported on Friday, although some troops doubted whether the surprise retreat and lull in fighting would last.Lying...

Russian gay couple gets asylum in Finland: report

Russian gay couple gets asylum in Finland: report

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

A Russian gay couple has been granted asylum in Finland because of the discrimination they faced at home over their sexual orientation, Finnish newspaper Helsingin Sanomat reported on Friday.Vladimir...

Russian MPs pass 'right to be forgotten' Internet law

Russian MPs pass 'right to be forgotten' Internet law

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russian lawmakers Friday passed a bill allowing people to force Internet search engines to remove links to data about them, overriding objections from the country's largest search provider.The legislation...

UN 'best option' for trying MH17 suspects: Dutch PM

UN 'best option' for trying MH17 suspects: Dutch PM

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte called Friday for the creation of an international tribunal to try those responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine last year."A UN tribunal is the best...

Russia says Kiev's refusal to negotiate with rebels 'alarming'

Russia says Kiev's refusal to negotiate with rebels 'alarming'

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday said Ukraine's perceived failure to agree with rebels on implementing a peace deal was "alarming" and urged the West to pressure Kiev."The situation is...

Russia says Kiev's refusal to negotiate with rebels 'alarming'

Russia says Kiev's refusal to negotiate with rebels 'alarming'

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday said Ukraine's perceived failure to agree with rebels on implementing a peace deal was "alarming" and urged the West to pressure Kiev."The situation is...

Russian ISS cargo ship successfully launched

Russian ISS cargo ship successfully launched

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

An unmanned Russian cargo ship bound for the International Space Station (ISS) was successfully launched from Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome Friday, following a string of failed resupply missions. Russian...

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