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Russia will struggle to help firms under sanctions: former finance minister

MOSCOW - The Russian government will offer the economy the kind of investment it needs because of its large state social spending commitments, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Tuesday.

Russia will struggle to help firms under sanctions - former finance minister

MOSCOW - The Russian government will offer the economy the kind of investment it needs because of its large state social spending commitments, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Tuesday.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Russia will struggle to help firms under sanctions - former finance minister

MOSCOW, Sept 16 - The Russian government will offer the economy the kind of investment it needs because of its large state social spending commitments, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Tuesday.

GM's Opel to scale back Russia operations as market falls

BERLIN - General Motors' Opel division will cut production in Russia and take steps to shrink its workforce as the carmaker reorganises business in the country due to falling demand.

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GM's Opel to scale back Russia operations as market falls

BERLIN - General Motors' Opel division will cut production in Russia and take steps to shrink its workforce as the carmaker reorganises business in the country due to falling demand.

Russia says weapons from NATO states would abet war crimes in Ukraine

MOSCOW - Russian Parliamentary Speaker Sergei Naryshkin said on Tuesday any deliveries of weapons from NATO countries to Kiev would be abetting war crimes being committed in eastern Ukraine.

Russia says weapons from NATO states would abet war crimes in Ukraine

MOSCOW - Russian Parliamentary Speaker Sergei Naryshkin said on Tuesday any deliveries of weapons from NATO countries to Kiev would be abetting war crimes being committed in eastern Ukraine.

Russia will struggle to help firms under sanctions - former finance minister

MOSCOW - The Russian government will not be able to support all state companies struggling to raise funds due to Western sanctions because of its large state social spending commitments, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 1-Petropavlovsk says key lenders want quick refinancing deal

MOSCOW, Sept 16 - Russia-focused gold miner Petropavlovsk said on Tuesday its senior lenders wanted an agreement on refinancing terms to be completed as soon as possible, while one of them could require a partial repayment of its existing facilities.

Rouble falls sharply to new low, foreign debt repayments weigh

MOSCOW, Sept 16 - Russia's rouble currency fell sharply at the opening on Tuesday, touching a new all-time low and extending losses from the previous session, dragged lower in part by hefty foreign debt repayments by Russian companies this month.

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Islamic State supporter warns of attacks against U.S. - SITE

BEIRUT - A supporter of Islamic State militants has warned of attacks on the United States and its allies if they continue to carry out military action against the group that has seized large parts of Iraq and Syria, the SITE monitoring service said. | Video