French security services are looking into whether Russian outlets boosted hashtags promoting the protests, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said in a Sunday local radio interview. His comments come after reports showed that 600 Twitter accounts pushed the anti-carbon tax protests.
Anti-carbon tax protests would have ended when the carbon tax was rescinded.
I have always acted on the principle that the enemy of my enemy is my friend.
The United States may be an enemy of Russia, and I love my country very much. But I consider this Russian government to be the enemy of the Russian people.
Vladimir Putin and his cronies have plundered our country and are oppressing its people. Corruption and extortion is all around. Russians feel intimidated and fear repression by the state. We have a resource-rich country yet our people are poor.
Hoversurf – a Russian-owned company based in California – has gifted Dubai’s police its first serial production of the “electric vertical take-off and landing (EVTOL) bikes”, after a deal was signed last year.
The United States will withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, President Donald Trump announced Saturday.
Trump justified the move by accusing Moscow of violating the 1987 nuclear arms pact, but refused to provide further details.
“[Russia] has been violating it for many years. I don’t know why President Obama didn’t negotiate or pull out,” the president said following a campaign stop in Elko, Nevada. “We’re not going to let them violate a nuclear agreement and go out and do weapons [while] we’re not allowed to. We are going to terminate the agreement and then we are going to develop the weapons.”
Elena Alekseevna Khusyaynova, 44, was the chief accountant of a Russian operation called “Project Lakhta,” which was “funded by Russian oligarch Yevgeniy Viktorovich Prigozhin and two companies he controls, Concord Management and Consulting LLC, and Concord Catering,” a news release said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman just confirmed that the Kremlin indeed was looking at a ‘terrorist related incident’ for the explosion that killed 18 (so far) and left 70 wounded in a school in Kerch this morning. The city is located in the Crimean province which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014.
In a video that crashed onto social media and news sites worldwide last week, feminist activist and Russian law student Anna Dovgalyuk was shown pouring a bleach and water mixture on the crotches of unsuspecting men on the St. Petersburg Metro for their anti-feminist sin of “manspreading.”
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan — Two astronauts from the U.S. and Russia were safe after an emergency landing Thursday in the steppes of Kazakhstan following the failure of a Russian booster rocket carrying them to the International Space Station.
Brutal: Police say Alexander Popovich had been murdered with an axe which had been used to mutilate his body
A shocking video released by the Russian Investigative Committee – in charge of probing serious crime – showed the messy bloodstained ground floor flat and the victim’s body parts covered in a white quilt.
A Russian leftist party has officially addressed the Federal Investigative Committee with a request to stop the production and sale of memorial coins minted in honor of the woman who almost managed to kill Vladimir Lenin in 1918.
MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin said Monday that Russia would supply the Syrian military with a sophisticated air defense system, a move that reflects Russia’s increasing tensions with Israel and that could heighten the risks of the air war over Syria.
Israel, which has long opposed the weapons transfer, has carried out more than 200 strikes on Iranian-affiliated targets in Syria in the past two years as Russia, Syria’s main patron, has mostly looked the other way.
But relations between Russia and Israel have frayed since a Russian military plane was shot down over Syria a week ago, killing 15 Russian service members. The plane was accidentally shot down by Syria in response to an Israeli airstrike.