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US challenges Kremlin with new Russian TV channel
28 Feb 2017
Nearly three decades after it helped topple Communist totalitarian regimes in Eastern Europe, the US-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is challenging Moscow again, this time with a new 24-hour TV news channel in Russian.
Turkey, Russia, Iran reach deal on Syrian conflict
21 Dec 2016
Turkey and Russia along with Iran have been discussing a possible way forward in the Syrian conflict.
British opera premieres at Russia's Bolshoi
26 Nov 2016
The English National Opera presents a joint production of Benjamin Britten's opera 'Billy Budd' at Bolshoi theatre in Moscow.
Russian media anticipating Third World War
14 Oct 2016
It's all talk of evacuation drills and a nuclear winter on Russian media at the moment. Catastrophist predictions are in full-swing with tensions running high between Moscow and Washington.
US, Russia move closer to Syria ceasefire after talks
27 Aug 2016
Washington and Moscow make key steps towards agreeing a new ceasefire in Syria, but a final deal has not been reached, US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart say after talks.
Shifting alliance? Russia starts using Iranian air base to launch Syria strikes
18 Aug 2016
Russian warplanes bomb Syria from Iranian base
16 Aug 2016
Russian warplanes flew out from an Iranian air base to conduct strikes against jihadist groups in war-torn Syria, the defence ministry in Moscow said.
Moscow lab protected doped Russian athletes at Sochi-WADA
19 Jul 2016