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Crimea mourns victims of school massacre

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Mourners wept at a ceremony in Crimea on Friday held for the 20 people killed in a school shooting dubbed the "Russian Columbine", the worst massacre of its kind in the country's history.Two days before,...

Putin says former Soviet Republics regret end of USSR

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the citizens of many former Soviet Republics regretted the collapse of the USSR, which he described as a "great state". People in the former republics...

Russians 'will go to heaven' in event of nuclear war: Putin

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Russians will "go to heaven" as martyrs in the event of nuclear war because Moscow will only ever use nuclear weapons in retaliation, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday."We have no concept of a preemptive...

What we know about the Crimea gunman so far

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

As the probe into the Crimea college shooting continues, details are emerging about the personal life of the teenage gunman who killed 20 people before killing himself.Here's what has been reported about...

Putin says US bears some responsibility for Khashoggi disappearance

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the US bears a "certain responsibility" for the fate of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, adding that there is not enough evidence that Riyadh is behind...

Over 60 world leaders to attend Paris WWI commemorations

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

More than 60 world leaders, including US President Donald Trump and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, will travel to Paris next month for commemorations of the end of World War I a century ago, French...

Arms transferred from Russia to rebel-held east Ukraine: watchdog

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

An independent watchdog on Thursday told AFP it had seen weapons being transported from Russia to rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine over the last week, contradicting Moscow's claim it is not arming...

Norway's Russian spy suspect held on appeal after court orders release

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

A Norwegian court on Thursday ordered the release of a Russian suspected of espionage, but he was forced to remain behind bars after an immediate appeal by Oslo's intelligence agency.Mikhail Bochkarev...

Ukraine votes to hand landmark Kiev church to Constantinople

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Ukraine's parliament on Thursday voted to hand over a landmark Kiev church to the Istanbul-based Ecumenical Patriarchate after it agreed to recognise the independence of Ukraine's Orthodox Church.The...

Tears, confusion as Crimea mourns college shooting

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

A crowd of mostly young people gathered at a makeshift memorial on Thursday outside the college in Crimea's Kerch where a teenage gunman killed at least 20 people a day earlier.But as well as mourning,...

Crimea gunman was 'bullied': ex to Russian media

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

The teenager who killed at least 20 people and himself in a school massacre that has rocked Russian-annexed Crimea had spoken about taking revenge for bullying, his ex-girlfriend told Russian media on...

Putin says Crimean school shooting result of 'globalisation'

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the mass school shooting in Crimea a day before was the result of "globalisation" and the continuation of an American trend."It's a result of globalisation....

Putin looks for reset with first visit to new Uzbek leader

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Uzbekistan late Thursday for his first state visit under the former Soviet republic's new leadership as the Kremlin attempts to cement the relationship with...

Crimea teen gunman spoke of bullying 'revenge'

18 October 2018 | 0 comments

A teenage gunman who killed 20 people in a Crimean college had spoken of taking revenge for bullying, a girl claiming to be his ex-girlfriend said Thursday, while Russian President Vladimir Putin said...

US arrests Treasury official over leaks to Buzzfeed

17 October 2018 | 0 comments

A US Treasury official has been arrested for leaking secret reports to Buzzfeed on money transfers involving key figures in the Russia election meddling probe, the Justice Department announced Thursday.Natalie...



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