The Soviet Union fought the Cold War in
Washington PostThe Soviet Union fought the Cold War in Nicaragua. Now Putin's Russia is back.Washington PostMANAGUA, NICARAGUA — On the rim of a volcano with a clear view of the U.S. Embassy, landscapers are applying the final touches to a mysterious new Russian compound. Behind the concrete walls and barbed wire, a visitor can see red-and-blue ...and more »
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 3:00 pm
Russia, Iran vow continued military support
Aljazeera.comRussia, Iran vow continued military support for AssadAljazeera.comThe army chiefs of Russia and Iran have vowed to continue the fight against "terrorists" and their supporters in Syria days after the US Navy launched a barrage of cruise missiles against a Syrian goverment airbase. Speaking by phone on Saturday, Major ...and more »
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 2:02 pm
Russian-Owned LiveJournal Bans Political
GizmodoRussian-Owned LiveJournal Bans Political Talk, Adds Risk of SpyingGizmodoLiveJournal, a blog community that's hosted a lot of science fiction authors and fans (including George RR Martin), has officially banned “political solicitation”— which can mean anything that criticizes the Russian government, as well as pro-LGBTQ ...and more »
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 2:00 pm
Tillerson, Russia's foreign minister discuss
CNNTillerson, Russia's foreign minister discuss Syria strikeCNN(CNN) Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Saturday about the situation in Syria following Thursday's strikes on a Syrian air base, Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a post on its ...Boris Johnson to spearhead diplomatic drive to get Russian forces out of SyriaTelegraph.co.ukRussia's Lavrov and US Tillerson spoke by phone about situation in SyriaReutersRussia Threatened to Shut Down the "Deconfliction" Hotline. Here's Why That's Terrifying.Mother JonesThe Independent -RT -NBCNews.comall 248 news articles »
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 12:50 pm
Suspect in Russia metro bombing traveled to
ReutersSuspect in Russia metro bombing traveled to Turkey, say co-workersReutersBut Islamic State has threatened acts of violence on Russian soil in reprisal for the Kremlin's military intervention in Syria in support of President Bashar al-Assad. Jalilov, the suspected suicide bomber, was born in 1995 and grew up in the city of ...and more »
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 12:23 pm
Russian infiltration of Ukrainian military
Russian intelligence operatives have so deeply compromised the Ukrainian military that almost nothing they say or do remains secret for long, according to a report
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:44 pm
Does Russian-language Siri have a problem
Russian language Siri accused of homophobia
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:24 pm
Russian dance school probed over teen
Russian investigators on Tuesday were investigating a dance school after a video showing teenage girls in bee costumes performing the sexually explicit "twerking" dance move was viewed millions of times online. The video, called "Winnie-the-Pooh and the bees", shows a group of girls in striped orange leotards and short black wrap skirts performing on stage at a dance school in the central ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:49 am
Russian Helicopters EBITDA Increases 79%,
Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters and manufacturer of some of the world’s most innovative and widely operated models, announces its consolidated operating and audited financial results for the year ended 31 December 2014 under IFRS.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:03 am
Russian Planes And Warships On British
Military tensions between the UK and Russia ratcheted up further today after RAF fighter planes were scrambled at the same time as Russian warships were monitored while passing through the English Channel. Typhoon jets were launched after the Russian military planes were identified flying close to UK airspace, according to the Ministry of Defence. An MoD spokesman said: "RAF Quick Reaction Alert ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:20 am
Russian court convicts suspect in 1998
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) -- A court in St. Petersburg has sentenced a former Russian lawmaker to 17 years in prison for organizing the 1998 assassination of a leading politician. Galina Starovoitova, one of the most prominent democratic leaders in St ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:12 pm
Phony Reports of Russian Casualties in
Throughout 17 months of Kiev aggression on Donbass, reports of alleged “Russian aggression” have been a complete fabrication - including fake numbers of nonexistent military casualties. No matter. Phony anti-Russian accusations persist - the latest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:30 pm
Motorola may return to Russian market in
Motorola, once the mobile phone sales leader in Russia, could be coming back to the market. Current owner China's Lenovo is considering the move, and is already in negotiations with retailers, Russian daily Kommersant reports. After Lenovo's mobile ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:20 pm
Former Russian Lawmaker Jailed In
A former Russian lawmaker has been sentenced to 17 years in jail for his role in organizing the high-profile killing in 1998 of lawmaker Galina Starovoitova. The ruling against Mikhail Glushschenko was handed down by a court in St. Petersburg on August 28.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:37 pm
Sanctions Squeeze Russian Gas Project —
A $27 billion energy project is rising on an icy peninsula jutting above the Arctic, but the race to shore up its finances has emerged as a test of Moscow’s ability to weather Western sanctions, The Wall Street Journal’s James Marson and Selina ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:54 pm
Feds in NY: Russian mob ran celebrity poker
Dozens of people were charged on Tuesday in what investigators said was a Russian organized crime scheme that included illegal, high-stakes poker games for the rich and famous.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 6:32 am
Rare Russian vases sell for $2.7M in private
Randy Buttram never gave much thought to the two 4 1/2-foot tall ornate vases that graced the elegant main entrance of his grandparents' Oklahoma City mansion and later were displayed around a fireplace facade at his parents' home.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 12:44 pm
911 call: Mom tried to revive adopted
The mother of a dying 3-year-old adopted Russian boy was frantic and crying as she tried to revive her son while EMS personnel raced to her rural West Texas home, a recording released Thursday revealed.
Posted on 4 April 2013 | 10:39 am
US won't allow Russians to see Guantanamo
The U.S. won't grant Russia access to one of its citizens held at the Guantanamo Bay prison because the prisoner refuses to meet with the delegation from his government, the State Department said Wednesday.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 3:24 pm
Street artist dubbed "Russian
Pasha P183, a prominent Russian graffiti artist who hid his identity and has been compared to Britain's Banksy, has died. He was 29.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 7:10 am
Resolved Question: How to learn russian?
There is nothing i want more than to learn Russian. Please help. What words do i need to learn? Wat can i do?
Posted on 12 May 2013 | 10:57 am
Resolved Question: Polish or
What language should I learn? I am currently taking Spanish, planning on learning Italian, and either Russian or Polish. Which do you think I should learn?
Posted on 30 August 2011 | 8:17 am
Resolved Question: How to learn Russian?
hiya all i need to learn russian for a job i want to get into i have some money so that isn't a issue so could people send me how they learned Russian please
many thanks simon also im thinking to learn to speak and understand russian first then learn to read and wright it
Posted on 4 October 2010 | 5:17 am
Resolved Question: How difficult is Russian?
The letters seem a little strange and most words are somewhat long. What are the main differences between Russian and English?
Posted on 9 September 2009 | 10:13 am
Resolved Question: The best way to learn
I would like to learn Russian, what's the best way? Also learning the Cyrillic alphabet? does being 15 help at all?
Posted on 3 August 2009 | 5:41 pm