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# moscow - Monday 27 March, 2017

Russian opposition leader jailed following unsanctioned Moscow protest

Alexei Navalny has been a vocal critic of the Kremlin.

# moscow - Friday 24 February, 2017

Germany's anger after Russian theme park creates mock-Reichstag for children to attack

German government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said today the plan was “surprising and speaks for itself.”

# moscow - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Ex-British MI6 spy behind 'dirty dossier' that Donald Trump has branded as 'fake news' Classified This post contains videos

Ex-British MI6 spy behind 'dirty dossier' that Donald Trump has branded as 'fake news'

Trump has hit out at intelligence agencies for allowing the report to leak.

# moscow - Thursday 5 January, 2017

John McCain says 'every American should be alarmed' by Russian interference in election

The US intelligence community has said Moscow interfered to help Republican Donald Trump win.

# moscow - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Russia has stopped bombing Aleppo - but for how long?

Russian and Syrian air forces have stopped bombing Aleppo as of 7am this morning, Russia’s defence minister said.

# moscow - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Tension soars between Ukraine and Russia over 'terror attack' claims

The UN Security Council was to discuss the growing tensions today at the request of Ukraine.

# moscow - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Euro 2016: Russia handed suspended ban over fan violence, fined €150,000

It means the side are allowed remain in the competition but face being kicked out if there’s more trouble.

# moscow - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Putin has put off meeting Elton John to talk about gay rights

The popular singer is due to meet the Russian leader at some stage to discuss matters in Russia.

# moscow - Thursday 28 April, 2016

10-year-girl flies across Russia with no ID or ticket

It sounds a bit like a scene from Home Alone.

# moscow - Sunday 6 March, 2016

This teen left her small US town to become a ballet dancer in Russia

Harper Ortlieb left her home in Oregan to follow her dream.

# moscow - Monday 29 February, 2016

Woman arrested in Moscow after being found ‘carrying child’s head’

The child’s body was found after a fire in an apartment.

# moscow - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Vladimir Putin basically trolled the world at his epic end-of-year press conference

Donald Trump? “Outstanding man.” Sepp Blatter? “Should be given the Nobel Peace Prize.”

# moscow - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Assad says there’s one quick way to achieve peace in Syria

It’s not happy with other countries getting invovled.

# moscow - Thursday 19 November, 2015

If you’re going to use a fake letter, make sure you can at least speak the language properly

A Russian newspaper found this out the hard way.

# moscow - Thursday 1 October, 2015

The US and Russia are starting “deconfliction” talks on Syria

The Pentagon was riled, after getting only one hour’s vague ‘heads-up’ from Russia that it was about to start bombing.

# moscow - Saturday 8 August, 2015

The story of the most important Cold War spy most people have never heard of

Meet Adolf Tolkachev – and find out how he was betrayed by the CIA.

# moscow - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

# moscow - Sunday 1 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Morning… Here’s everything you need to know as we head into Sunday.

# moscow - Friday 30 January, 2015

The EU is getting tough on Russia. Well, kind of…

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned of a new Cold War atmosphere emerging.

# moscow - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Over 130 people have been arrested at an anti-Putin protest in Moscow

Alexi Navalny, a leading critic of the Russian President, has also been arrested.

# moscow - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Ukrainian rebels have been offered very limited self-rule

It comes as Ukraine and the EU ratify an association agreement that Poroshenko called the first step towards EU membership.

# moscow - Friday 12 September, 2014

The EU is targeting Russia’s oil and AK47s in its latest round of sanctions

Meanwhile in Ukraine, the UN has launched a food aid operation in the war-torn east of the country.

# moscow - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Ukraine church leader says Putin has been “possessed by Satan”

Separately, Ukraine’s President Poroshenko and Putin have agreed that the ceasefire agreed yesterday is largely holding.

# moscow - Friday 5 September, 2014

Ukraine has agreed a ceasefire with pro-Russian rebels

The Ukrainian President has ordered his troops to cease fire at 4pm.

# moscow - Sunday 31 August, 2014

For the first time, Vladimir Putin’s raised the prospect of giving east Ukraine ‘statehood’

His comments dramatically raise the stakes in the ongoing crisis.

# moscow - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Ukraine captures Russian paratroopers, but Moscow says they crossed border “by accident”

“I didn’t even see when we crossed the border,” one soldier said, in footage posted online…

# moscow - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Russian fails five times to have his wife assassinated, ends up in jail

The man did not want to split his wealth with his wife.

# moscow - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Ukraine isn’t going to let Russia’s ‘humanitarian convoy’ across its border

Russia insisted its military would not be involved in the convoy, but Kiev said Moscow could only play a role as part of a broader Red Cross mission.

# moscow - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The42 Dunne one of the few latter day Irish stars worthy of comparison to Charlton generation One Of A Kind

Dunne one of the few latter day Irish stars worthy of comparison to Charlton generation

The defender has retired from international football at the age of 34.

From The42 5 of Richard Dunne’s most memorable performances in an Ireland jersey Legend

5 of Richard Dunne’s most memorable performances in an Ireland jersey

The Irish defender announced his retirement from international football last night.

# moscow - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Britain to hold public inquiry into fatal poisoning of former Russian spy

Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned in London with radioactive tea eight years ago.

# moscow - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Ten people killed in Moscow metro derailment

Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.

# moscow - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Kiev promises ‘restraint’ as army nears rebel Donetsk

Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel have urged for a political solution to be reached.

# moscow - Friday 20 June, 2014

Ukrainian president aims to ease fighting with week-long ceasefire

Russia has demanded an apology after a customs officer was wounded at a border checkpoint.

# moscow - Saturday 14 June, 2014

49 dead as pro-Russian rebels shoot down Ukrainian troop plane

The US has also accused Russia of sending tanks and weaponry to the rebels.

# moscow - Saturday 24 May, 2014

From The42 8 tweets which show how good Richard Dunne was in the play-off final today Inspirational

8 tweets which show how good Richard Dunne was in the play-off final today

The Ireland defender was named man-of-the-match following today’s game.

# moscow - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Russian diplomat for talks over Charles’ Putin-Nazi comment

The heir to the British throne apparently made the remark during a trip to a museum in Canada.

# moscow - Friday 9 May, 2014

Pics: “Hello comrades!” – Putin celebrates Russia’s victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea Victory Day This post contains images

Pics: “Hello comrades!” – Putin celebrates Russia’s victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea

11,000 troops also marched in Red Square as part of Victory Day in Russia.

# moscow - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Russia thinks harsh sanctions imposed on its banking sector are illegal

Sanctions are preventing Russian service suppliers from exercising their trading rights fairly, a trade delegation has said.

# moscow - Friday 2 May, 2014

May Day protests in Turkey turn violent with 90 injuries and 142 arrests

Meanwhile in Moscow, over 100,000 turned out to voice their support for Vladimir Putin.

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