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The Moscow Times
Medvedev Condemns Russia's Bad Business Rankinghit out against the country�s �unacceptable� 170th place ranking for cross-bord
Medvedev Condemns Russia's Bad Business Ranking
The Moscow Times / Posted 12 hours ago
hit out against the country�s �unacceptable� 170th place ranking for cross-border trade in a World Bank Group report, the Interfax news agency reported Friday. �We are working towards speeding up procedures for checking freight crossing our... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Mastermind in Istanbul Attack Named � Reportsin Chechnya. It is not a Chechen name or surname,� a source inside North Caucas
Russian Mastermind in Istanbul Attack Named � Reports
The Moscow Times / Posted 16 hours ago
in Chechnya. It is not a Chechen name or surname,� a source inside North Caucasus Federal District law enforcement told the Interfax news agency. Russian security forces have allegedly been pursuing Chataev since 2003, the Meduza news website... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in SyriaBlack Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian President Vladimir Puti
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in Syria
Swissinfo / Posted 16 hours ago
Black Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan could meet in August in Sochi, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Alexander Winning; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov) reuters_ti... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in Syriasaying in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian Pres
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in Syria
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
saying in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan could meet in August in Sochi, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Alexander Winning; Writing by Dmitry Solovy... Read more
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The Star
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in Syriasaying in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian Pres
Turkey says must work with Russia for political solution in Syria
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
saying in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi. Cavusoglu also said Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan could meet in August in Sochi, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Alexander Winning; Writing by Dmitry Solovy... Read more
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ORF Wien
Istanbul-Anschlag: Wien-Spur relativiertnamens Osman W., der sich zuletzt in der syrischen IS-Hochburg Rakka aufgehalte
Istanbul-Anschlag: Wien-Spur relativiert
ORF Wien / Posted 20 hours ago
namens Osman W., der sich zuletzt in der syrischen IS-Hochburg Rakka aufgehalten habe. Die russische Nachrichtenagentur Interfax berichtete jedoch unter Berufung auf Sicherheitskreise im Nordkaukasus, dort sei kein Osman W. bekannt. Auch handle... Read more
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FOX News
Investigators explore possible link between Boston bombing suspect and extremist groupNorth Caucasus rebels distance the group from the bombing. In addition, an unn
Investigators explore possible link between Boston bombing suspect and extremist group
FOX News / Posted yesterday
North Caucasus rebels distance the group from the bombing. In addition, an unnamed Russian security source told the Interfax news agency: "At the moment, we have no credible information about the Tsarnaev brothers' involvement with the... Read more
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EuroNews
Istanbul attack: suspects thought to hail from former USSRare said to be the three bombers. According to a government official, they hail
Istanbul attack: suspects thought to hail from former USSR
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
are said to be the three bombers. According to a government official, they hail from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan. Interfax news agency says reports one of the attackers is from Dagestan, on the Chechen border, have been denied by Russian... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bombers smile before Istanbul attackPicture: CCTV. Reports that he was a Chechen have been denied by an unnamed po
Bombers smile before Istanbul attack
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Picture: CCTV. Reports that he was a Chechen have been denied by an unnamed police source in the North Caucasus, Russia’s Interfax news agency reports. The organiser of the attack has been named by Turkish media as Akhmed Chatayev, a Chechen... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bombers smile before Istanbul attackSyria in 2015. Reports that he was a Chechen have been denied by an unnamed po
Bombers smile before Istanbul attack
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Syria in 2015. Reports that he was a Chechen have been denied by an unnamed police source in the North Caucasus, Russia’s Interfax news agency reports. The organiser of the attack has been named by Turkish media as Akhmed Chatayev, a Chechen... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Turkey Names Russian National as Istanbul Airport Bomberin Chechnya. It is not a Chechen name or surname,� a source inside North Caucas
Turkey Names Russian National as Istanbul Airport Bomber
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
in Chechnya. It is not a Chechen name or surname,� a source inside North Caucasus Federal District law enforcement told the Interfax news agency. Istanbul's Ataturk airport was rocked by three explosions and gunfire on Tuesday evening, killing 43... Read more
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The Moscow Times
U.S. 'Preparing Response' to Russian Harassment of DiplomatsThe U.S. is �preparing a response� to claims that Russia has been harassing its
U.S. 'Preparing Response' to Russian Harassment of Diplomats
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
The U.S. is �preparing a response� to claims that Russia has been harassing its diplomatic staff based in the country, the Interfax news agency reported Thursday. Spokesman for the U.S. Embassy in Moscow Will Stevens said that the harassment and... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian PM Medvedev Orders Removal of Turkey SanctionsDmitry Medvedev has instructed ministers to prepare measures for the removal of
Russian PM Medvedev Orders Removal of Turkey Sanctions
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
Dmitry Medvedev has instructed ministers to prepare measures for the removal of economic sanctions against Turkey, the Interfax news agency reported Thursday. Medvedev said that the sanctions will be lifted in phases �to avoid damaging Russian... Read more
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The Star
Russia says tourism in Turkey won't resume until safety guaranteed - IfaxMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian tourism in Turkey can not be fully resumed until the
Russia says tourism in Turkey won't resume until safety guaranteed - Ifax
The Star / Posted yesterday
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian tourism in Turkey can not be fully resumed until the safety of Russian tourists is guaranteed, Interfax news agency cited the Russian ambassador to Turkey as saying on Thursday. (Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Editing by Dmitry... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Governor Belykh's Arrest Has Russian Elite on Edgeat the Kirov Forestry Management Company — another of Laritsky’s assets that ha
Governor Belykh's Arrest Has Russian Elite on Edge
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
at the Kirov Forestry Management Company — another of Laritsky’s assets that had come into his possession. According to an Interfax news agency source, it was Sudhaimer who brought 150,000 euros ($166,000) to the Moscow restaurant. This was the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Governor's Arrest Has Russian Elite on Edgeat the Kirov Forestry Management Company — another of Laritsky’s assets that ha
Governor's Arrest Has Russian Elite on Edge
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
at the Kirov Forestry Management Company — another of Laritsky’s assets that had come into his possession. According to an Interfax news agency source, it was Sudhaimer who brought 150,000 euros ($166,000) to the Moscow restaurant. This was the... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
FC Dnipro On Verge Of Disbanding Just One Year On From Reaching Their First Ever Europa League FinalEuropa League final, everything seemed to be on the up and up at Dnipro. That w
FC Dnipro On Verge Of Disbanding Just One Year On From Reaching Their First Ever Europa League Final
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 2 days ago
Europa League final, everything seemed to be on the up and up at Dnipro. That was until today, with Ukrainian news agency Interfax reporting that the club are close to be dissolved over unpaid debts. According to Dnipro’s unofficial website (who... Read more
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The Moscow Times
No Help for Navalny's Party to Run in Russian ElectionsCommission (CEC) will not help Alexei Navalny's Party of Progress take part in
No Help for Navalny's Party to Run in Russian Elections
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
Commission (CEC) will not help Alexei Navalny's Party of Progress take part in upcoming parliamentary elections, the Interfax news agency reported Wednesday. The opposition party sent a letter to the head of the CEC, Ella Pamfilova, asking... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Approves 'Google Tax' for App StoresCouncil has approved a law requiring foreign companies to pay value added tax (
Russia Approves 'Google Tax' for App Stores
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
Council has approved a law requiring foreign companies to pay value added tax (VAT) of 18 percent on online content, the Interfax news agency reported Wednesday. The Finance Ministry predicts that the new law will bring in no less than ten... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Federation Council Approves Controversial Anti-Terrorism Lawsof the Russian parliament, the Federation Council (FC), has passed a controvers
Federation Council Approves Controversial Anti-Terrorism Laws
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council (FC), has passed a controversial anti-terrorism legislation package, the Interfax news agency reported Wednesday. The laws include far-reaching surveillance initiatives, harsher punishments for... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Erdogan and Putin Hold Telephone Talks After Eight-Month Standoffto restore ties between the two countries, including normalizing travel and tra
Erdogan and Putin Hold Telephone Talks After Eight-Month Standoff
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
to restore ties between the two countries, including normalizing travel and trade relations have been set in motion, the Interfax news agency reported. The two leaders agreed that their respective foreign ministers will meet on July 1 in Sochi... Read more
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Aljazeera
Russia closes 'crisis chapter' with Turkeyexpected to meet before and during a G20 summit in September in China. But Puti
Russia closes 'crisis chapter' with Turkey
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
expected to meet before and during a G20 summit in September in China. But Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told the Russian Interfax news agency that the meeting's time and place have yet to be arranged. They also agreed that their foreign... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Possible Changes to Russian 'Anti-Terrorism' Surveillance Lawsto prepare amendments to the controversial package of anti-terrorism laws passe
Possible Changes to Russian 'Anti-Terrorism' Surveillance Laws
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
to prepare amendments to the controversial package of anti-terrorism laws passed by the Russian State Duma last week, the Interfax news website reported Wednesday. The possible changes concern legislation requiring telecom providers to store all... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Reacts to Istanbul Terror AttackAeroflot flight from Moscow to Istanbul was forced to turn back to the city’s S
Russia Reacts to Istanbul Terror Attack
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Istanbul was forced to turn back to the city’s Sheremetyevo airport Tuesday evening, the Interfax news agency reported. Flights to and from Istanbul from Moscow’s Domodedovo airport with Turkish airline Pegasus... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Federation Council Approves New National GuardThe upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, has approved
Russian Federation Council Approves New National Guard
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
The upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, has approved the creation of a National Guard, the Interfax news agency reported Wednesday. Russian President Vladimir Putin created the new defense force by presidential decree in... Read more
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News.com.au
Why Brexit plays into Putin’s handsBritain, NATO, Schengen and the euro will collapse,” predicted nationalist Vlad
Why Brexit plays into Putin’s hands
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Britain, NATO, Schengen and the euro will collapse,” predicted nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky, according to Interfax. “Long live the Russian rouble and the development of relations with all democratic countries of Europe!” Boris... Read more
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The Moscow Times
U.S. Accusations of Russia 'Harassing' Diplomats Worsen Bilateral Relations � Foreign Ministrybetween two countries, Zakharova said. �They [the claims] start to aggravate th
U.S. Accusations of Russia 'Harassing' Diplomats Worsen Bilateral Relations � Foreign Ministry
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
between two countries, Zakharova said. �They [the claims] start to aggravate the problem instead of solving it,� she said, Interfax reported. The U.S. State Department has accused the Russian intelligence services of �continuous interference� with... Read more
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The Hindu
Snowden criticises Russia’s ‘Big Brother’ lawhelp security services decipher encrypted messages. Mr. Snowden called it “Russ
Snowden criticises Russia’s ‘Big Brother’ law
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
help security services decipher encrypted messages. Mr. Snowden called it “Russia’s new Big Brother law.” Speaking to the Interfax news agency Monday, Mr. Snowden’s lawyer, Anatoly G. Kucherena, defended the criticism, and said it showed that Mr.... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Says U.S. Conducted Dangerous Maneuvers Near Russian Shipaccused the U.S. guided missile destroyer USS Gravely of coming dangerously clo
Russia Says U.S. Conducted Dangerous Maneuvers Near Russian Ship
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
accused the U.S. guided missile destroyer USS Gravely of coming dangerously close to Russia's Yaroslav Mudry warship, the Interfax news agency reported Tuesday. The incident happened in the Mediterranean Sea on June 17. According to the Defense... Read more
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Boston Herald
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europeof sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The mini
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europe
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The ministry says Tuesday in comments carried by the Interfax news agency that the destroyer USS Gravely passed a Russian combat ship dangerously close earlier this month in the... Read more
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Salon.com
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europeof sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The mini
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europe
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
of sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The ministry says Tuesday in comments carried by the Interfax news agency that the destroyer USS Gravely passed a Russian combat ship dangerously close earlier this month in the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europeof sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The mini
Russia: US destroyer got too close to its ships in Europe
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
of sailing dangerously close to its vessels in the Mediterranean Sea. The ministry says Tuesday in comments carried by the Interfax news agency that the destroyer USS Gravely passed a Russian combat ship dangerously close earlier this month in the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Turkey Backtracks on Paying Compensation For Downed Russian Jetstep towards the normalization of bilateral relations,� but said that mending t
Turkey Backtracks on Paying Compensation For Downed Russian Jet
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
step towards the normalization of bilateral relations,� but said that mending ties with Turkey would require time, the Interfax news agency reported. The Russian Su-24 bomber was downed by a Turkish jet on Nov. 24 last year. The incident led... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Two Children's Camps Closed in Russia After Deadly Boating Accidentchildren's camps in Russia's far eastern Primorye region have been closed for n
Two Children's Camps Closed in Russia After Deadly Boating Accident
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
children's camps in Russia's far eastern Primorye region have been closed for non-compliance with safety regulations, the Interfax news agency reported Tuesday. The Ussuriiskiye Tigriyata camp was due to open on June 24 near Vladivostok but its... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Lithuania Warns Against Easing Anti-Russian Sanctions After Brexitfor the European Union to maintain a strong position against Russia following B
Lithuania Warns Against Easing Anti-Russian Sanctions After Brexit
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
for the European Union to maintain a strong position against Russia following Britain's decision to leave the EU, the Interfax news agency reported Tuesday. Speaking at the United Nations on Tuesday, Linkevicius said that he was concerned... Read more
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The Star
No Syrian government attacks on Aleppo, Raqqa seen soon - Ifax cites Russian envoyMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's air force has helped Syrian government troops to es
No Syrian government attacks on Aleppo, Raqqa seen soon - Ifax cites Russian envoy
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's air force has helped Syrian government troops to escape encirclement near Aleppo, Interfax news agency on Tuesday quoted Russia's ambassador to Syria as saying, adding he did not expect Syria's army to assault the city in... Read more
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Reuters
No Syrian government attacks on Aleppo, Raqqa seen soon: Ifax cites Russian envoytaken June 27, 2016. MOSCOW Russia's air force has helped Syrian government tr
No Syrian government attacks on Aleppo, Raqqa seen soon: Ifax cites Russian envoy
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
taken June 27, 2016. MOSCOW Russia's air force has helped Syrian government troops to escape encirclement near Aleppo, Interfax news agency on Tuesday quoted Russia's ambassador to Syria as saying, adding he did not expect Syria's army to... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Historic Orthodox Council ends with upbeat but cautious messagedemocratic norms," Archpriest Nikolay Balashov, deputy head of the Russian chur
Historic Orthodox Council ends with upbeat but cautious message
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
democratic norms," Archpriest Nikolay Balashov, deputy head of the Russian church's external relations department, told the Interfax-Religion news agency. "There's been no democracy in the church since the first centuries, and there won't be now,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Belarus to sell potash to India at lowest price in a decadeand North American trading group Canpotex Ltd., owned by Potash Corp. of Saskat
Belarus to sell potash to India at lowest price in a decade
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
and North American trading group Canpotex Ltd., owned by Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan , Mosaic Co. and Agrium Inc. Interfax news agency cited a Uralkali spokesperson as saying a price of $227 per tonne was too low and the company was not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Russian athletes appeal Olympic ban in international courtfor Sport, according to Russian media reports. The nation’s sports minister, V
Russian athletes appeal Olympic ban in international court
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
for Sport, according to Russian media reports. The nation’s sports minister, Vitaly Mutko, confirmed the appeals to the Interfax news agency but did not identify the athletes involved. The Russian team has been suspended from international... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Turkish President Apologizes For Downing Russian Bomberis looking forward to Turkey reopening for Russian tourists, Russia�s Tourism I
Turkish President Apologizes For Downing Russian Bomber
The Moscow Times / Posted 4 days ago
is looking forward to Turkey reopening for Russian tourists, Russia�s Tourism Industry Union spokeswoman Irina Tyurina told Interfax Monday. The sale of package tours to Turkey was banned as part of the economic restrictions against... Read more
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The Moscow Times
67 Banned Russian Athletes Appeal to Sport CourtCourt of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), demanding that they be allowed to compete
67 Banned Russian Athletes Appeal to Sport Court
The Moscow Times / Posted 4 days ago
Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), demanding that they be allowed to compete at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the Interfax news agency reported Monday. The athletes are seeking to prove that they are not involved in doping, Sports... Read more
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Christian Today
How the Orthodox Church is struggling for post-council unityquestion." A Russian Orthodox Church spokesman said it would consider the fina
How the Orthodox Church is struggling for post-council unity
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
question." A Russian Orthodox Church spokesman said it would consider the final documents next month. In a statement to Interfax-Religion, Archpriest Nikolay Balasho – pointedly avoiding calling the gathering in Crete a council – said: "I... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS: IfxVitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Cour
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS: Ifx
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
Vitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over a doping ban from international competition, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Vladimir Sol... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS - IfxVitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Cour
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS - Ifx
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Vitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over a doping ban from international competition, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Vladimir Sol... Read more
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The Star
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS - IfxVitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Cour
Russian sports minister says 67 athletes appeal to CAS - Ifx
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Vitaly Mutko said on Monday that 67 athletes have filed legal suits to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over a doping ban from international competition, Interfax news agency reported. (Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Vladimir Sol... Read more
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WA Today
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An un
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous support for sanctions to continue, although some analysts said they expected... Read more
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Canberra Times
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An un
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous support for sanctions to continue, although some analysts said they expected... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An un
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous support for sanctions to continue, although some analysts said they expected... Read more
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The Age
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An un
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous support for sanctions to continue, although some analysts said they expected... Read more
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