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Russia jails former U.S. Marine for nine years on police assault charge

30 Jul 2020

MOSCOW A Russian court sentenced a former U.S. Marine to nine years in jail on Thursday after convicting him of endangering the lives of two police officers in a trial the United States criticised as "theater of the absurd" and lacking serious evidence.

Kremlin warns of huge influx of Moscow patients as coronavirus toll climbs

11 Apr 2020

MOSCOW The Kremlin said on Saturday a "huge influx" of coronavirus patients was beginning to put a strain on hospitals in Moscow as Russia's death toll rose to more than 100.

Kremlin says Moscow hospitals flooded as coronavirus death toll passes 100

11 Apr 2020

MOSCOW, April 11 The Kremlin said on Saturday a "huge influx" of coronavirus patients was beginning to put a strain on hospitals in Moscow as Russia's death toll rose to more than 100.

Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot to 22 years in jail

22 Mar 2016

DONETSK, Russia A Russian court sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in jail on Tuesday after finding her guilty of involvement in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine.

Russia mourns plane crash victims as investigation begins

20 Mar 2016

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia Relatives gathered to mourn the 62 victims of a passenger jet crash in southern Russia on Sunday and officials warned an investigation could take weeks to determine the cause of the downing. | Video

Russia's new low-cost airline makes maiden flight to Crimea

10 Jun 2014

MOSCOW The seats were cramped but the price was right, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev declared on Tuesday as he gave the Russian government's blessing to a low-cost airline serving newly-annexed Crimea.

Russia's new low-cost airline makes maiden flight to Crimea

10 Jun 2014

MOSCOW, June 10 The seats were cramped but the price was right, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev declared on Tuesday as he gave the Russian government's blessing to a low-cost airline serving newly-annexed Crimea.

Police charge Pussy Riot supporters after Russia protest

08 Mar 2013

MOSCOW Russian police temporarily detained six activists protesting on Friday against the incarceration of punk rockers Pussy Riot and charged them with breaking rules on demonstrations.

Police charge Pussy Riot supporters after Russia protest

08 Mar 2013

MOSCOW Russian police temporarily detained six activists protesting on Friday against the incarceration of punk rockers Pussy Riot and charged them with breaking rules on demonstrations.

Russian police detain several Pussy Riot supporters

08 Mar 2013

MOSCOW Russian police detained several activists protesting on Friday against the incarceration of the punk rockers Pussy Riot in a demonstration timed to take place on International Women's Day.

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