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Vladimir Vasiliev visits Magomed Nurbagandov’s parents

Acting head of Dagestan Vladimir Vasiliev, Prime Minister Artem Zdunov and Interior Minister Abdurashid Magomedov visited the village of Sergokala. The officials laid flowers to the memorial board installed on the house where Hero of …

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Russia breaks records of gas exports

Gazprom broke the absolute daily record for exporting gas to non-CIS countries, the information department of PJSC Gazprom reported. "The second day in a row, Gazprom improves the maximum historical indicator of the daily gas …

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Knife Festival kicks off in Dombai

Gunsmiths from four Russian regions participate in the festival of the national blades, which takes place on Defender of the Fatherland Day in the resort village of Dombai in Karachaevo-Cherkessia, the festival’s organizing  committee …

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Kadyrov shares his thoughts about Stalin

Head of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan Kadyrov, called Joseph Stalin a tyrant. He expressed his opinion in connection with the deportation of the Chechen and Ingush peoples, carried out in 1944. Kadyrov explained that, despite the many …

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Europa League round of 16 draw results

The UEFA Europa League round of 16 draw took place today at the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland. The draw in full was: RB Leipzig v Zenit St Petersburg Atletico Madrid v Lokomotiv Moscow …

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Russia's gold hoard is now bigger than China's

Russia has overtaken China as the fifth-biggest sovereign holder of gold, allowing it to diversify its foreign currency holdings amid a deepening rift with the US. The Bank of Russia in January increased its holdings by almost 20 metric …

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 Russian hockey team reaches Olympic finals

Russia's hockey team has reached the men’s hockey finals of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics, beating the Czech Republic in the semifinals 3-0. The Russians, playing as the Olympic Athletes from Russia because of a doping ban, …

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Russia marks jubilee Defender of Fatherland Day

Today Russia celebrates February 23rd – Defender of the Fatherland Day. In the USSR it was named Soviet Army and Navy Day. February 23, due to tradition, became a state national holiday dedicated to all the generations of …

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Putin stresses trust is vital in military affairs

Russian President Vladimir Putin emphasized on Thursday the importance of trust between different countries in military affairs. "As people in uniform you have a special attitude to weapons, to the army and to the …

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