Andrei Klimov, the head of the Federation Council's commission on protection of state sovereignty, stated that the United States was not afraid to enact harsh measures when suspecting that its sovereignty was being violated, while Russia was often "shy" to act.
Russian automotive giant AvtoVAZ has revealed the production versions of its new Lada Vesta SW station wagon and its sporty cousin – the Lada Vesta SW Cross. Taken together with the release of the Lada Xray Exclusive crossover last week, AvtoVAZ's Lada Vesta brand looks set on consolidating its positions at home, while gaining new markets abroad.
Telegram’s CEO agreed to register messenger app in Russia’s Roskomnadzor database.
Russia has cut oil production fulfilling its obligations under the Vienna deal.
A couple of Samoyed puppies, dyed pink by their irresponsible owners in a Russian seaside resort, were used to entertain tourists and pose for photos; as soon as the dogs grew up, however, they were ditched. This heartbreaking news spread across the internet, and animal rights activists united their efforts to rescue the pink pooches.
Initiatives to block foreign media outlets in Russia failing to comply with Russian legislation should be thoroughly worked through all departments and the Kremlin does not have a common position on this issue yet, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday.
EU restrictive measures against Russia have not reached their goal, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Department of European Cooperation said Wednesday.
The Russian Defense Ministry has approved the proposed new design for the country's new Lider-class destroyer, according to RIA Novosti.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated that it is naturally important to find and bring to justice not only the perpetrators but also the organizers of such murders as Russian politician Boris Nemtsov's shooting death two years ago.
According to reports, Russia is planning construction of a new aircraft carrier.
A Swedish-financed peace camp to be held in the Åland Islands, a Finnish archipelago, amid Russia's Zapad exercise and Sweden's Aurora 17 exercise has stirred controversy in Finland. While the activists themselves describe their initiative as a "peace exercise," Finnish officials suspected it of being part of a devious Russian psyops program.
Russian shipbuilding company has built a mock-up of an air-independent propulsion system for submarines.
According to the company's director general, Rosoboronexport order backlog was worth about $45 billion.
According to reports, 24 countries have already confirmed their attendance of Russia's Eastern Economic Forum.
Governor of Russia’s Sakhalin Region Oleg Kozhemyako received the first ever business delegation from Japan.
A member of Italy's Veneto regional council says that the recent statement made by Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano about non-recognition of Crimea's reunification with Russia shows the diplomat's poor knowledge of history.
Acting Assistant Minister of Defense for Material Resources Nenad Miloradovic said that the Serbian Defense Ministry expects that Russian ammunition manufacturers would intensify gunpowder procurement in Serbia.
The message about the development by the messenger of ways to bypass possible blocking in Russia has been disavowed.
Russian officials did not attempt to influence the choice of the 2018 World Cup host country in their favor by offering gifts to members of the FIFA Executive Committee (FIFA ExCo), FIFA's report on the inquiry into the 2018 FIFA World Cup bidding process said Tuesday.
The Russian Central Bank or the Bank of Russia has detected hacking attacks directed against the systems of Russian credit organizations, isolated cases of information infrastructure objects being infected were revealed, the bank’s press service told Sputnik.
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