Russia to Follow U.S. in Leaving Open Skies Treaty

MOSCOW—Russia will follow the U.S. in withdrawing from the Open Skies Treaty, stripping away some of the last arms-control architecture designed during the Cold War to prevent armed conflict between Moscow and the West. Moscow’s announcement Friday leaves the incoming Biden administration to grapple with arms-control arrangements that have unraveled in recent years. President Trump…Continue Reading

Russia ready to trial combined AstraZeneca, Sputnik V vaccine in Ukraine

No results matched your search Economy2 hours ago (Jan 02, 2021 01:10PM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Russian Army service member receives an injection with Sputnik V (Gam-COVID-Vac) vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a clinic in the city of Rostov-On-Don MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is ready to conduct clinical trials in Ukraine…Continue Reading

Russia opens criminal case against ally of Kremlin critic Navalny

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian law enforcement agencies opened a criminal case against Lyubov Sobol, an ally of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, and took her in for questioning early on Friday after raiding her home, Navalny and his supporters said.FILE PHOTO: Russian opposition figure Lyubov Sobol takes part in a rally to mark the 5th anniversary…Continue Reading

Mike Pompeo: Russia was ‘pretty clearly’ behind SolarWinds cyberattack on government and business

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Russia has launched an anti-satellite missile test, US Space Command says

Home News Spaceflight The U.S. Space Command reports that Russia tested a space-based anti-satellite weapon in orbit on Dec. 16, 2020. This image shows the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia, the site of another Russian anti-satellite missile test in April 2020. (Image: © Roscosmos) Russia has launched a new anti-satellite missile test in its latest…Continue Reading

Russia sets new daily Covid record

The Associated Press2h ago / 1:10 PM UTCA medical worker wearing protective gear enters the treatment hall of a temporary hospital for coronavirus patients in the Krylatskoye Ice Palace in Moscow on Nov. 18. Pavel Golovkin / APMOSCOW — Daily new coronavirus infections in Russia hit a new high on Monday, with authorities reporting a…Continue Reading

Russia bars 25 Britons from entering country in retaliation for UK government sanctions

Russia has barred 25 British citizens from entering the country in a tit-for-tat move after London sanctioned 25 Russians, including a close ally of Vladimir Putin.A Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman accused the UK of interfering in Russia’s internal affairs by issuing the July sanctions against individuals thought to be involved in the mistreatment and death…Continue Reading