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Realtors-fraudsters convicted in Krasnodar

Today, the Krasnodar court sentenced five realtors, who sold non-existent apartments cost about 100 million rubles. Among the convicted were Natalia Roshupkina, Olga Budarina, Svetlana Shutkina, Anna Buldakova and Danila Yakovenko. The …

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Student dorm burns in Istanbul

A fire occurred at a dormitory in Istanbul, local media report. Firefighters extinguished the fire in the shortest time. The cause of the fire has not been established yet. So far, no casualties have been reported. …

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Russia to save on pensioners

According to the Russian Ministry of Economic Development, pensions will be reducing in Russia during the next three years. First of all, this will affect payments to more than 10 million working pensioners, whose pensions are not indexed, the …

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Friendship of Nations monument to be opened in Magas

The monument dedicated to the friendship of Russian nations will be opened in Magas, the press service of the Ingush capital administration reports. "The monument symbolizing the friendship of the peoples of Russia will soon appear …

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Russia turned the tide of Syrian war, but...

The beginning of Russia's military operation in Syria was a turning point for the Syrian crisis, senior lecturer at the School of Oriental Studies of the Higher School of Economics Andrei Chuprygin said, commenting today on …

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America remembers 9/11 attacks

Today marks the sixteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, when suicide bombers hijacked four passenger planes in the United States, leading to the deaths of almost 3,000 people.  Sixteen years ago, on September 11, …

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Ingushetia cleans up river banks

The shores of all 20 rivers in Ingushetia were cleared by local activists within the framework of the All-Russian action ‘Water of Russia’, the press service of the regional government reported. The springs in municipalities …

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Moscow turns 870

Last weekend Russian capital celebrated its 870th anniversary: festive events of unprecedented scale were held throughout Moscow. This holiday was organized on seven thematic venues: Moscow conquers, Moscow builds, Moscow invents, Moscow opens, …

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Car accident in Mangistau kills seven (VIDEO)

An accident took place in Mangistau, killing seven people, all of whom were the members of the same family. The accident occurred in the village of Beineu. A Toyota Camry crashed into the fence. A driver and six passengers, …

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Russia calls UN to boost aid in Syria

Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Syria Staffan de Mistura received a letter from the head of the Russian Defense Ministry, Sergei Shoigu, calling to increase urgently the volume of humanitarian aid to Syria through the UN and …

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Ilham Aliyev pardons blogger Alexander Lapshin

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed an order to pardon Israeli citizen Alexander Lapshin Sept. 11, Trend reports. According to the order, 41-year-old Lapshin, who has been sentenced to three years in prison upon the Baku Grave …

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Turkey to build artificial island in Black Sea

Turkey will build an artificial island in the Black Sea off the coast of the Trabzon province as part of its industrial development program, the Turkish media cited the country’s Minister of Science, Industry and Technologies Faruk Ozlu as …

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Akhtem Chiygoz convicted in Crimea

Today, the Supreme Court of the Republic of Crimea convicted the deputy chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people (banned in Russia), Akhtem Chyigoz,for organizing unrest near the  Crimean parliament in February 2014 and sentenced …

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Gunman opens fire on people inside car in Ankara

Nine people were injured after a gunman opened fire on people sitting inside his car in Turkish capital Ankara on late Sunday, Daily Sabah reports. The attacker targeted a group of people sitting on a roadside in Ankara's Şenlik …

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