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Scientists detect 'mass death' of sea life off Russia's Kamchatka

Pollution off the Pacific shoreline of the remote Kamchatka peninsula has caused the mass death of marine creatures, Russian scientists said Tuesday.

This handout picture released by Greenpeace on 5 October 2020 shows the water area near the Khalaktyr beach on the Kamchatka peninsula.

'Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to ceasefire'

Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed to a ceasefire starting on Saturday to exchange prisoners and bodies of those killed in the conflict between Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces over the Nagorno-Karabakh ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov makes a statement following the meeting with Azeri foreign minister Jeyhun Bayramov and Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan in Moscow, Russia October 10, 2020.

Russian editor self-immolates after police raid

Slavina's website carried out investigative reporting and covered opposition to president Vladimir Putin, her friends and supporters said Friday, a rarity in regional journalism which faces pressure ...

Irina Slavina

Macron to Russia: Give us answers on Navalny or face consequences

France's president on Tuesday demanded an immediate explanation from Russia over the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, warning that Paris would not allow its red lines on the use of ...

French president Emmanuel Macron, wearing a protective face mask, welcomes Slovenian president Borut Pahor (not seen) before a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, 21 September 2020.

Navalny posts photo of himself walking

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny was seen walking down the stairs in a photo posted on his Instagram feed on Saturday, five days after a Berlin hospital said he had been taken off a ...

Navalny posts photo of himself walking

Global COVID-19 cases top 30mn: Johns Hopkins University

The United States reported the most cases and deaths around the world, which stood at 66,74,070 and 197,615, respectively

An empty playground is surrounded by caution tape amid the global outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Seabrook, Texas, US, on 8 July 2020

UK says Russian spies almost certainly behind Navalny poisoning

Britain said on Wednesday that Russia had a case to answer over the poisoning of Alexei Navalny as it was almost certain that Russian intelligence services carried out the attack with a ...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny delivers a speech in Moscow, Russia, 29 September 2019.

Navalny posts photo from hospital, plans to return to Russia

The photo - the strongest evidence yet of Navalny's advancing recovery after emerging from a coma last week - was swiftly followed by confirmation from his press spokeswoman that he planned to return ...

Navalny posts photo from hospital, plans to return to Russia

Russian loan won’t keep Lukashenko afloat for long

Lukashenko, whose security forces have arrested thousands of opposition supporters demanding his resignation, secured the financial lifeline from Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Black Sea ...

Russia's president Vladimir Putin shakes hands with his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko during a meeting in Sochi, Russia on 14 September 2020

Russia says Germany exploiting Navalny illness, demands medical data

Russia summoned Germany's ambassador on Wednesday to accuse Berlin of using the case of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to discredit Moscow and demanded that Germany immediately hand over medical data ...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny delivers a speech in Moscow, Russia, 29 September 2019.
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