Astrakhan region

Iranian sailors discharged from Astrakhan hospital

The crew of the Iranian vessel Tina, who were earlier hospitalized in the Russian city of Astrakhan, was discharged from the hospital, the medical facility's representative said. According to him, three sailors were discharged …

Putin dismisses Zhilkin and Kokov

Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed heads of the Astrakhan region and Kabardino-Balkaria, the Kremlin website reported. Governor of the Astrakhan region, Alexander Zhilkin, will be replaced by deputy head of the …

Drunk thief sticks in apartment

An Astrakhan thief succumbed to the temptation to drink vodka in an apartment, which he was going to rob, the department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia for the Astrakhan region reports. In August, the owners of a private …

 4th meeting of Caspian Expert Club held in Astrakhan

The fourth meeting of the Caspian Expert Club, timed to the 300th anniversary of the Astrakhan province, was held in Astrakhan yesterday. The experts met to discuss historical research and media projects within the framework of the 'Caspian …