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Denis Pinchuk

Saudi Arabia to invest $20 billion in spare oil production capacity

04 Oct 2018

MOSCOW Saudi Arabia will invest $20 billion in the next few years to maintain and possibly expand its spare oil production capacity, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Thursday.

Putin calls poisoned ex-spy Skripal a scumbag and traitor

04 Oct 2018

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called Sergei Skripal, a former Russian double agent poisoned in Britain, a scumbag who had betrayed Russia. | Video

Global energy bosses send Trump a message: world needs Russian gas

03 Oct 2018

MOSCOW Global energy bosses assembled in Moscow on Wednesday said the world needed Russian gas to keep the lights on, in a clear message to U.S. President Donald Trump who has warned he may impose sanctions on Russian gas export projects.

Russia's Putin tells Japan's Abe: 'Let's sign peace deal this year'

12 Sep 2018

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Russian President Vladimir Putin turned to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on a conference stage on Wednesday and offered to sign a peace treaty by the end of this year to formally end World War Two hostilities between their countries.

Russia, Turkey, Iran fail to agree on ceasefire for Syria's Idlib

08 Sep 2018

TEHRAN The presidents of Turkey, Iran and Russia on Friday failed to agree on a ceasefire that would forestall a Syrian government offensive in the rebel-held Idlib province which the United Nations fears could cause a humanitarian catastrophe involving tens of thousands of civilians. | Video

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny over protest

27 Aug 2018

MOSCOW A Russian court sentenced opposition leader Alexei Navalny to 30 days in jail on Monday after convicting him of breaking public protest laws, a move he said was illegal and aimed at stopping him leading a rally against pension reform next month.

Putin deplores U.S. sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

22 Aug 2018

SOCHI, Russia Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday condemned U.S. sanctions against Russia as counter-productive, but said a summit he had held last month with U.S. President Donald Trump had still been useful.

Russia to deploy military police on Golan Heights

02 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Russia will deploy its military police on the Golan Heights frontier between Syria and Israel, its defence ministry said on Thursday, after weeks of mounting volatility in the area.

Russia to deploy military police on Golan Heights

02 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Russia will deploy its military police on the Golan Heights frontier between Syria and Israel, its defense ministry said on Thursday, after weeks of mounting volatility in the area.

Kremlin critic vows to find killers of Russian TV crew in Central African Republic

01 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky said he would try to find those responsible for the murder of three journalists working for his online news organisation in Central African Republic who he said had been reporting on Russian mercenaries.

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