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article thumbnailErdogan says: I am sorry. Russia and Turkey agree to improve ties

Russia and Turkey have agreed to immediately take necessary measures to improve relations between the two countries, Ibrahim Kalyn, a representative of the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan said."We are pleased to announce that Turkey and Russ [ ... ]

article thumbnailMoscow Gets Set to Unify Entire Free Wi-Fi Network on Public Transport

Russia18:51 27.06.2016(updated 18:54 27.06.2016) Get short URLAfter the two networks will become fully synchronized, a user would only have to log in once and then his gadget would automatically handle all transition issues as he navigates the cit [ ... ]

article thumbnailRestricting International Contacts Between Lawmakers Unacceptable

Russia17:45 27.06.2016(updated 17:58 27.06.2016) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia considers practices of restricting contacts between lawmakers of different countries unacceptable, Speaker of the Russian lower house of parliament Sergei  [ ... ]

article thumbnailRussia's Rosatom Builds 2nd Reactor for World’s Largest Nuclear Icebreaker

Russia17:14 27.06.2016(updated 17:34 27.06.2016) Get short URL © Sputnik/ Sergey SubbotinMOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia’s atomic energy corporation Rosatom has completed a power unit for the world's larg [ ... ]

article thumbnailRussia Capable of Feeding Itself, No Longer Depends on Food Imports

Russia16:01 27.06.2016(updated 16:13 27.06.2016) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia is capable of feeding itself at this point, without importing food, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Monday."Today, we are collecting crops that  [ ... ]

article thumbnailLavrov Congratulates Rossiya Segodnya With Sovinformburo’s 75th Anniversary

Russia17:22 23.06.2016(updated 17:23 23.06.2016) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday congratulated the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency with the 75th Anniversary of the Soviet Info [ ... ]

article thumbnailGerman Newspaper Suggests West Could Recognize Crimea as Part of Russia

Russia17:08 23.06.2016Get short URL © Sputnik/ Sergey MalgavkoThe author does not challenge the official position of the West saying that in the case of reunification with Crimea "Russia violated inter [ ... ]

article thumbnailThe IOC summit: what will happen to Russian athletes next?

This is still unclear. Bach says IAAF will make individual decisions concerning each athlete. In the event they are able to present convincing proof of their innocence, they will be allowed to participate. But each athlete will have to go through an  [ ... ]

article thumbnailRussian weightlifters are not likely to head to Olympics in Rio

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) is prepared to suspend for one year any national federation that fails at least three retests from the 2008 and 2012 Olympics in Beijing and London, the IWF Executive Board said in a statement on June  [ ... ]

article thumbnailFamous Gamer Imagines Russian Superhero Would ‘Freeze Enemies With Eyes’

Life14:26 23.06.2016(updated 14:49 23.06.2016) Get short URL © Sputnik/ Natalia KupreychenkoCosplay is a contraction of the words costume role play. It is a performance art in which participants called c [ ... ]