U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson isn't backing down from previous comments that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's crucial election
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:01:08 -0400.
NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance is furious as dramatic new footage shows young people "playing Russian roulette" with the Harbour City's rail network.
Brooke Wylie. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:25:55 +1000.
There is no way Political consultant Roger Stone would ever testify against President Donald Trump if he winds up getting indicted as part of the Russia probe, Stone told CNN.
Newsmax. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:47:30 EDT.
Peter Strzok, an FBI agent who was removed from an investigation of ties between Russia and U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign over anti-Trump text messages, has been fired by the agency, his lawyer said.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:35:11 +0000.
With early voting beginning Monday in some Florida counties, the Senate race there was jolted as Republican Gov. Rick Scott kept up the pressure on Sen. ...
James Varney. Washington Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:45:47 -0400.
With the U.S. midterm election approaching, concerns about cybersecurity and Russian meddling are mounting. The state of West Virginia has chosen now, of all times, to introduce smartphone voting.
Spiegel Online. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:57:34 +0200.
MOSCOW (NYTIMES) - From Moscow to Washington to capitals in between, the past few days have showcased the way President Vladimir Putin of Russia nimbly exploits differences between the United States and its allies.
Straits Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:54:34 +0800.
Russia is suffering from a spate of Arctic wildfires, with monitoring by two Nasa satellites this year recording 10,057 hotspots in Russia's Arctic territory up to the start of August.According to data provided to the Daily ...
New Zealand Herald. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:18:13 +1200.
President Vladimir V. Putin has nimbly exploited differences between Washington and its allies, but he has yet to translate that into fewer sanctions against Russia.
Neil Macfarquhar. New York Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:14:12 GMT.
U.S. President Donald Trump has continued his social media assault on Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible links between the Russian government and those associated with Trump's 2016 campaign. ...
Voice of America. Sun, 12 Aug 2018 15:38:00 -0400.
Rep. Devin Nunes travels to Europe to explore pipeline that would reduce Russia's energy influence in the region; Nunes shares insight on 'Sunday Morning Futures.'
Yahoo. Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:15:29 -0400.
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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Russia map website.