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Artem Sokolov to Vesti.FM: Russia#039s Kazakhs are losing ties with their native culture

Artem Sokolov to Vesti.FM: Russia's Kazakhs are losing ties with their native culture

Kazakhs living in Russia are gradually losing ties with their native language and native culture, analyst of the Vestnik Kavkaza information-analytical agency, Artem Sokolov, said during live broadcast of the "Peoples of …

New constitution proposed in Georgia

New constitution proposed in Georgia

According to the Chairman of the Parliament and the State Constitutional Commission, the Commission approved a document - the draft amendments to the Constitution, which will fundamentally change the governance-related regulations in the …

France votes in presidential election

France votes in presidential election

French citizens are voting for their next President on Sunday following a volatile campaign period that was overshadowed by a terror attack on police in Paris last week. With 11 names on the ballot, no one candidate is expected to win an outright …

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

The process of latinisation of the alphabets among the Soviet states, which began immediately after the collapse of the USSR, continues at the present time. For example, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan adopted the Latin alphabet. …

Russia’s Chief Military Prosecutor resigns

Russia’s Chief Military Prosecutor resigns

Russia’s Chief Military Prosecutor, Sergey Fridinsky, has resigned. This information, previously reported by a source in the Federation Council, was confirmed today by the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on …

Shamil Tarpischev: Caucasus is perfect place to play tennis

Shamil Tarpischev: Caucasus is perfect place to play tennis

The situation in the Caucasus, both North and South, currently is one of the most favorable for the development of tennis, the President of the Russian Tennis Federation Shamil Tarpishchev, told Vestnik Kavkaza, stressing that …

Mikhail Baskhanov: London mostly interested in Azerbaijan

Mikhail Baskhanov: London mostly interested in Azerbaijan

Among the South Caucasus countries, the United Kingdom is mostly interested in Azerbaijan in terms of developing economic and political relations, Doctor of History, Member of the UK's Royal Society for Asian Affairs, Mikhail …

Iran to choose out of six

Iran to choose out of six

The Iranian Interior Ministry has released the final list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election. Iran’s Interior Ministry on Thursday night gave the following list of eligible candidates vetted by …

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

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A police officer has died and two are seriously wounded after a shooting near the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris, local media reported. Pierre-Henry Brandet, of the French interior ministry, said the attacker opened …

Russian Central Bank close to its goal

Russian Central Bank close to its goal

Inflation in Russia has dropped to 4.1% in annual terms, Chairman of the Central Bank Elvira Nabiullina said. "In March, inflation has dropped to 4.3%. As of April 17, inflation has already dropped to 4.1% in …

Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Over the past decade, Azerbaijan has come a long way in terms of copyright protection, the director of the Creative Industries Division of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Dimitar Ganchev said, …

Putin: falsification of history lead to disunity of countries and peoples

Putin: falsification of history lead to disunity of countries and peoples

Russian President Vladimir Putin has voiced confidence that cynical attitude towards history leads to the dissociation of peoples.  "We can see what risks are posed by cynical attitude towards the past, how …

Will Crimea become offshore zone?

Will Crimea become offshore zone?

Crimea’s government is considering setting up an offshore zone on the peninsula, the head of Crimea Sergey Akksenov said. "The idea is only being discussed,” including by the Russian Ministry of …

Is US preparing to abandon nuclear deal with Iran?

Is US preparing to abandon nuclear deal with Iran?

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday criticized the nuclear deal, saying it would fail to prevent Iran from someday purchasing a nuclear weapon. He stressed that the JCPOA fails to achieve the objective …

Russia is not our enemy

Russia is not our enemy

The media has become a War Cheer Squad

Experts: Presidential Turkey has a great future ahead

Experts: Presidential Turkey has a great future ahead

Turkey is entering a new historical reality. The results of recent referendum showed that the Turkish citizens have voted for the country's transition to the presidential form of government: 51.4% of voters voted for it, while 48.8% - against …

 Russian Prime Minister addresses Parliament on 2016 results

Russian Prime Minister addresses Parliament on 2016 results

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an annual report to the lower house of parliament that 2016 was "the year of realized opportunities". "The last year was very important for us," he …

Ankara mayor#039s office attacked by unknown assailants

Ankara mayor's office attacked by unknown assailants

Tonight, the building of the Ankara mayor's office was attacked by unknown assailants. According to preliminary information, bullets hit the windows of the 7th, 11th and 13th floors. The Yeni Akit newspaper published the photos …

Heroes of Arsenal ship sinks in Black Sea

Heroes of Arsenal ship sinks in Black Sea

The Heroes of Arsenal cargo ship sank on Wednesday in the Black Sea with three people having been rescued and other still missing, the Crimean department of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said. "On April 19, 2017, the Heroes …

Sberbank becomes most valuable Russian bank

Sberbank becomes most valuable Russian bank

Sberbank became the only Russian brand in the Top100 of the banking rating and the only Russian banking brand in the Brand Finance Global 500, its brand value has increased by 33% over the last year (almost 570 billion rubles).  …