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Maria Kiselyova

Putin says Russia's handling of coronavirus is superior to U.S.

14 Jun 2020

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday that Russia was emerging from the novel coronavirus epidemic with minimal losses, having handled it better than the United States where he said party political interests got in the way.

Russia applauds SpaceX launch but calls Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

31 May 2020

MOSCOW Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years, but also said on Sunday it was pleased there was now another way to travel into space.

Russia applauds SpaceX launch but calls Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

31 May 2020

MOSCOW Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years, but also said on Sunday it was pleased there was now another way to travel into space. | Video

Russian space agency calls Trump's reaction to SpaceX launch "hysteria"

31 May 2020

MOSCOW, May 31 Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years, but also said on Sunday it was pleased there was now another way to travel into space.

Russia awaits U.S. ventilator aid as coronavirus cases near 300,000

19 May 2020

MOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia, which has the world's second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases.

OPEC+ should focus on market share as oil demand recovers - Moscow

29 Apr 2020

By Vladimir Soldatkin, Maria Kiselyova and Ludmila Zaramenskikh

Russia says foreign-led projects will cut oil output -Ifx

29 Apr 2020

MOSCOW, April 29 Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday that foreign-operated as well as domestic oil projects in the country will reduce output, pro-rata, as part of a global pact to cut crude production, Interfax news agency reported.

Coronavirus cases in Russia fall for third day, Kremlin says situation still tense

23 Apr 2020

MOSCOW Russia's official coronavirus data showed tentative signs of a flattening infection curve on Thursday, but the Kremlin said the situation remained tense and officials moved to tighten lockdown measures in 21 Russian regions.

Moscow hit by queues and jams as coronavirus travel permits brought in

15 Apr 2020

MOSCOW Moscow introduced a travel permit system on Wednesday to help it police a lockdown meant to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, a move that initially created traffic jams and long queues of people wanting to use the metro.

Moscow orders partial lockdown as coronavirus cases in the capital pass 1,000

29 Mar 2020

MOSCOW Authorities in the Russian capital announced a partial lockdown, ordering residents to stay at home from Monday in their toughest move yet to slow the spread of coronavirus after the number of official cases in Moscow passed the 1,000 mark.

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