With Vladimir Putin watching from the stands, France won its second World Cup title in a match that was interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for.
ABC News. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:15:26 UTC.
A former CIA officer said special counsel Robert Mueller's indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers this week sets the stage for more charges to come.David Priess ...
Morgan Gstalter. The Hill. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 03:06:16 +0000.
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - Social networking site Twitter on Saturday (July 14) suspended two accounts linked to 12 Russian spies indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for interfering in the 2016 US presidential election.
Straits Times. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:24:29 +0800.
Social networking site Twitter Inc on Saturday suspended two accounts linked to 12 Russian spies indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Reuters. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:56:21 -0400.
US Special Counsel Robert Mueller has highlighted a question he must still explain.In a 29-page indictment on Saturday, Mueller blamed specific officers in the Russian Government for the 2016 hacking of Democrats, answering ...
New Zealand Herald. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:11:19 +1200.
NPR's Michel Martin speaks with David Kris, a former assistant attorney general for National Security, about what's next in the special counsel's Russia investigation.
NPR. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:54:00 -0400.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed the situation in Syria with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in a phone conversation on July 14, the Kremlin said in a statement.
Radio Liberty. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:25:26 +0000.
Russia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov sought to tamp down the veracity of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into claims of meddling in the 2016 U.S. ...
Newsmax. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:24:27 EDT.
MOSCOW (AP) - When Gianni Infantino is in the orbit of Vladimir Putin, the head of world soccer cannot stop beaming. Particularly when he's juggling a ball in the Kremlin or sharing screen time with Putin as they watched the World Cup. ...
Rob Harris. Washington Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:16:39 -0400.
Russian state television has been broadcasting interviews of English fans raving about experiences at the World Cup. Filming is often done at bars during matches.
Andrew E. Kramer. New York Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 16:29:47 GMT.
Finland is a natural choice for the upcoming summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The Nordic country, which shares a long border with Russia, has a history of neutrality between Moscow and Washington. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 11:58:00 -0400.
Deputy Foreign Minister of Uzbekistan Abdujabar Abduvakhitov held a meeting with the pro-rector of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Artem Malgin, on 12 July 2018.
Uzbekistan Daily. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 19:55:32 +0500.
France have coasted at times at times in Russia, while Croatia have scrapped throughout. For that reason, the result is no foregone conclusion.
ESPN. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 09:26:06 EST.
Facts About Russia
The Russian Federation is a republic which occupies much of eastern
Europe and northern Asia. Russia is governed by a President, a
Premier, and a bicameral Federal Assembly. Its capital city is
Moscow, and its national currency is the Rouble. Russian is the
primary language used by Russians, and in 2007, Russia's estimated
population was 141,378,000.
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