# russia - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
Iraq had previously received a shipment of the SU-25 jets from Russia.
# russia - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
A 10-day truce was not extended after the government said separatists were ‘unwilling to control terrorist units’.
# russia - Saturday 28 June, 2014
However, the deal is a fragile agreement.
# russia - Friday 27 June, 2014
Moldova and Georgia also signed identical deals with the union this morning.
# russia - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Meanwhile, Putin calls on Russian parliament to cancel resolution sanctioning Russian military force in Ukraine.
# russia - Monday 23 June, 2014
# russia - Sunday 22 June, 2014
Petro Poroshenko’s initiative follows his announcement on Friday of a week-long unilateral ceasefire in the government’s 10-week campaign against pro-Russian rebels.
# russia - Saturday 21 June, 2014
Moscow is concerned Ukraine is stepping up its military operation against pro-Russian rebels despite having called a unilateral ceasefire, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
# russia - Friday 20 June, 2014
Russia has demanded an apology after a customs officer was wounded at a border checkpoint.
# russia - Monday 16 June, 2014
Last-ditch talks failed to resolve a price dispute.
# russia - Saturday 14 June, 2014
Dan McFarland’s side ran in 10 tries yesterday before the game was abandoned early in the second half.
The US has also accused Russia of sending tanks and weaponry to the rebels.
# russia - Friday 13 June, 2014
The game was abandoned with Ireland well on top.
The Emerging Ireland captain believes at least five players could make the step up to the senior squad.
# russia - Saturday 7 June, 2014
The billionaire ‘chocolate king’ also vowed to avert civil war, the possibility of which still looms in the south-east.
# russia - Friday 6 June, 2014
Both Russian and Ukrainian leaders have jointly called for an end to violence in the region.
# russia - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Oxfam is calling on G7 leaders who are meting tomorrow to reassess Europe’s energy strategy to move towards more sustainable and affordable fuels.
# russia - Monday 2 June, 2014
Tizen is Samsung’s homegrown operating system which will make its debut on the Samsung Z in Russia later this year.
Estonia with a population of just 1.2 million, has 191 per million drug deaths per population.
# russia - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Putin has rejected the legitimacy of the interim team that rose to power in February and not been reported to have spoken to any Ukrainian official since the Kiev uprising.
# russia - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
The EU has applied visa bans and asset freezes to a series of high-profile Russian and Ukrainian figures.
“The airport is under our full control. The enemy suffered heavy losses. We have none,” Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said.
# russia - Monday 26 May, 2014
In early returns it’s suggested candy tycoon Petro Poroshenko will be elected president of Ukraine.
# russia - Sunday 25 May, 2014
While turnout has been strong in Kiev, poll stations have remained closed in many eastern cities.
# russia - Saturday 24 May, 2014
Charles reportedly made the comment to a Polish woman, who had fled the Nazis as a child.
# russia - Thursday 22 May, 2014
A toll puts the number of dead in violence in the east of the country at 140.
It’s the the deadliest day for the military in weeks of fighting between Russian separatists and Ukrainian security forces in the east of the country.
The heir to the British throne apparently made the remark during a trip to a museum in Canada.
# russia - Monday 12 May, 2014
Russia has told its neighbour “pay the debts and we can agree something”.
The Foreign Affairs Council are meeting today where the Ukraine crisis is the main topic on the agenda.
# russia - Sunday 11 May, 2014
Andre Villas Boas looked on as the game was marred in St Petersburg today.
# russia - Saturday 10 May, 2014
New exhibition in Russia shows how the two former leaders used the cult of personality to their advantage.
# russia - Thursday 8 May, 2014
Tinfoil-clad dancers, cowbell interludes and a singing turkey. Only the Eurovision.
Sanctions are preventing Russian service suppliers from exercising their trading rights fairly, a trade delegation has said.
# russia - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
40,000 Kremlin troops are estimated to be on Ukraine’s eastern frontier.
Foreign Minister Sergie Lavrov called a fire at a trade union building in Odessa that killed 42 people as “pure fascism”
# russia - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
All offenders will have to throw money into a massive swear jar. Kind of.
Ukrainian authorities have said the military suffered casualties of its own and a helicopter gunship was shot down.