# russia - Today’s News
Aleppo in Syria is the centre of fierce fighting.
# russia - Thursday 1 December, 2016
He beat Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in the final phase of four quickfire extra games.
# russia - Monday 28 November, 2016
Tatyana Navka and her partner performed a dance to a song from Holocaust drama Life Is Beautiful while dressed as concentration camp internees.
# russia - Monday 21 November, 2016
Since taking office in June, the foul-mouthed Duterte has upended the Philippines’ historical military alliance with the United States.
# russia - Thursday 17 November, 2016
“Of course you know much more than myself about Russia’s military in Crimea, I’m sure,” the ambassador told Barrett today.
# russia - Wednesday 9 November, 2016
A lot of far-right leaders are very happy with the election result.
# russia - Sunday 30 October, 2016
Footage from the landing site on NASA television showed Rubins smiling after she was hoisted out last from the Soyuz descent module.
# russia - Thursday 27 October, 2016
The Taoiseach was accused of misleading the Dáil last week. But was what he said true?
# russia - Sunday 23 October, 2016
Investigators say the substance may have been chlorine gas, based on the symptoms the victims displayed.
# russia - Saturday 22 October, 2016
We spoke to Tim Moore about his journey.
Mulligan said the British government must “take a really strong stance and come up with robust measures to deal with this.”
# russia - Friday 21 October, 2016
Britain has deployed the Royal Navy to monitor the aircraft carrier group, which is reportedly en route to Syria.
# russia - Thursday 20 October, 2016
The billionaire mogul says he will accept a “clear election result” next month, but he will reserve the right to challenge the outcome if he feels it is “questionable”.
# russia - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
Apti Aukhadov finished second in the men’s 85kg event four years ago.
Russian and Syrian air forces have stopped bombing Aleppo as of 7am this morning, Russia’s defence minister said.
# russia - Thursday 13 October, 2016
“I am deeply convinced that it is our Western partners, first and foremost of course the United States, who are responsible for the situation.”
# russia - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
Relations between countries on both sides of the Syrian war are becoming more and more strained.
# russia - Monday 10 October, 2016
The ongoing civil war in Syria has seen relations between the countries sour further.
# russia - Friday 7 October, 2016
Pressure has been mounting on the Obama administration to call out Russia for the hacking of US political sites and email accounts.
# russia - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
The Russian response was just as stark.
# russia - Monday 3 October, 2016
The announcement came as the US and Russia called off ceasefire talks.
# russia - Friday 30 September, 2016
The city of Aleppo has been the centre of a fierce campaign of bombing by regime forces.
A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.
# russia - Wednesday 28 September, 2016
The woman’s body was found by Russian holidaymakers this morning.
International investigation finds a Buk missile delivered from Kursk hit MH17 flight from territory controlled by Russian separatists
# russia - Tuesday 27 September, 2016
The UK had 16,355 deaths from air pollution in the same year, according to a WHO report released today.
# russia - Friday 23 September, 2016
Yahoo said names, email addresses, birth dates, and scrambled passwords were stolen.
Tserin was wearing shoes – but no coat – when he wandered into the taiga, the snow forest which covers much of Russia and circles the globe.
# russia - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
The week-long ceasefire in the war-ravaged country has collapsed.
# russia - Monday 19 September, 2016
A week-long ceasefire came to an end today with “non-stop” bombardment in some areas.
# russia - Sunday 18 September, 2016
The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.
“If we determine that we did indeed strike Syrian military personnel, that was not our intention.”
# russia - Saturday 17 September, 2016
Putin has so far refused to publicly endorse either candidate.
# russia - Wednesday 14 September, 2016
The area around their facility was surrounded by ten adult bears, and several cubs.
# russia - Tuesday 13 September, 2016
US Secretary of State John Kerry says it’s far too early to draw conclusions, but that the plan has a chance to work.
# russia - Monday 12 September, 2016
Rebels battling the Syrian regime and the political opposition are still weighing whether to abide by the agreement.
# russia - Saturday 10 September, 2016
The two powers could launch joint airstrikes against Islamist jihadists if the deal holds.
# russia - Thursday 1 September, 2016
The Russian President has kept Queen Elizabeth II and the Pope waiting, but recently found time to meet a group of privileged students from Britain’s elite school in possibly his weirdest photo-op.
# russia - Wednesday 31 August, 2016
Islamic State said that one of its main figures has been killed by a US airstrike.
# russia - Sunday 28 August, 2016
From Vladivostok on the Pacific coast to Russia’s European exclave Kaliningrad, millions of residents are forced each year to shiver through icy showers.