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Russia-led CSTO to deploy troops along Tajik-Afghan border

The member countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) have expressed their readiness to provide assistance to Tajikistan in the event of an aggravation of the security situation on the border with Afghanistan, Daily Sabah …

Rouble strengthens

The rouble strengthened on Wednesday, supported by rising oil prices which also pushed Russia’s benchmark MOEX stock index to a record high, as the finance ministry held two OFZ treasury bond auctions

New COVID-19 lockdown in Russia out of question - Kremlin

The Russian authorities are not considering a new COVID-19 lockdown or some other restrictions at the moment, since virology experts have different opinions about the possibility of a new coronavirus wave, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov assured …