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22 December 2014
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Amnesty Int’l Welcomes Arms Trade Treaty Entering Into Force This Week
European Commission Plans $980 Mln Investment in Greece by 2020
Norway Forbids Breivik From Sending Letters, Fears New Supporters
Sony Hack Claims Could Stall Tokyo-Pyongyang Kidnap Investigation
FM Wang to Kerry: China Against All Forms of Cyber-Attacks, Cyber Terrorism
Canada Imposes New Sanctions Against Russia: Prime Minister
Russia to Prepare Response to Recent US, Canada Sanctions: Foreign Ministry
Putin: Russia Discloses 230 Foreign Intelligence Staff in 2014
Russia Reserves Adequate Response to Ukraine Freedom Support Act: Official
Russian Citizen Faces Death Penalty in Pakistan Without Evidence of Crime
© RIA Novosti. Andrey Stenin
Russia's Tupolev-154 plane of Dagestan Airlines en route to Makhachkala made a rough emergency landing at Moscow's Domodedovo Airport on December 4. This news made headlines this week.
RIAN.ru presents a photo review of the main events of December 4-10, 2010.
Family of Executed Russian Citizen Awaits Permission to Repatriate Body
The question of transporting the body of executed Russian national Akhlas Akhlaq has not yet been decided, and will be discussed upon the arrival of Akhlaq's mother in Pakistan.
US to Fire Russians From its Embassies and Consulates, Swap for Americans
The US has opted to only hire American citizens for supervisory positions in its embassies in Russia, and subject them to a “thorough background check”, which will reduce its reliance on Russian staff. Experts believe the move reflects growing suspicion towards Russian citizens and is aimed at creating an agent network within the embassy.
Islamic State More Dangerous Than West Realizes: Western Journalist
German publicist Jürgen Todenhöfer, 74, who was allowed into the territory held by the Islamic State by its jihadists, said he was "strongly impressed" by the military might and ambitious plans of the militants. The Islamic State is much more dangerous than the West realizes, he said.
A Look Back at the Best Instagram Pictures of 2014
Footage of Scene Where Two NYPD Officers Were Killed by African American
What Europeans Think About EU Foreign Policy