Dmitry Medvedev

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Russia celebrates Christmas

Today Russia celebrates Christmas, which is one of two most important religious holidays along with Easter. Patriarch Kirill congratulated Orthodox Christians after a midnight service at the Cathedral …

 Moscow pays last respect to Ambassador Andrey Karlov

Moscow staged a memorial ceremony on Thursday for the Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov, who was gunned down in Ankara on Monday. Diplomats and family members gathered at the Russian Foreign Ministry in central …

Medvedev: killing of Andrei Karlov to be punished

Russia will not leave Monday’s assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, without a response, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev wrote on his Facebook page. "International law …

Putin praises government's performance in 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given a positive assessment of the cabinet’s work in 2016. "Despite all the difficulties, the government’s work has yielded an optimal effect," he said at a …

Russia's Medevedev sums up 2016

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev answered questions from journalists, told about the main results of the outgoing 2016 and outlined plans for 2017. Russian authorities, implementing all social obligations before …

Russia achieved Millennium Development Goals

Russia managed to achieve some of the Millennium Development Goals, set by the UN in 2000. According to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the country reduced child mortality and improved maternal health. …

Turkey ratifies Turkish Stream gas pipeline agreement

The Russian-Turkish agreement on the Turkish stream gas pipeline project entered force today after being signed by the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and published in the government’s official Resmi Gazete. …

All the details of Ulyukayev's detention

Russian Minister of Economic Development Alexei Ulyukayev was detained on suspicion of taking a two-million-dollar bribe over a massive deal involving state-controlled oil giant Rosneft. It alleged in a statement the …

Yildirim to visit Russia in December - media

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım will pay a visit to Russia in the first week of December in a bid to accelerate the ongoing normalization process between Ankara and Moscow. Yıldırım and Russian Prime Minister …