Units of the Russian Strategic Missile Forces will be equipped with the latest in camouflage technology in 2017, with the priority given to Topol-class ICBM-launching units, according to the Russian Defense Ministry.
Following the loss of a Tu-154 plane in a tragic crash that claimed the lives of all 92 people aboard, Russia’s Defense Ministry is pondering whether to replace its aging passenger aircraft with new domestically-manufactured models.
The Russian Armed Forces are due to get sophisticated hypersonic weapons which will operate in a completely different environment, according to the country's Deputy Defense Minister Yury Borisov.
Two militants were killed in a counter-terrorist operation in the Kizlyar region of the Russia’s republic of Dagestan, according to the National Antiterrorism Committee.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated that Russia cannot withdraw missiles in its western Kaliningrad region without knowing that plans for creating entire missile system are to be abolished on the European continent.
Finance Minister said that Russian Finance Ministry is proposing to revive the idea of limiting cash transactions in Russia in a bid to reduce economy.
Security forces are searching for militants and their accomplices in the Kizlyar region of Russia’s republic of Dagestan.
Servicemen from the Russian Engineer Troops will take part in the Zapad (West) 2017 drills that will be conducted jointly with Belarus, Chief of the Russian Armed Forces' Engineer Troops Lt. Gen. Yuri Stavitsky told journalists.
Russia's First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said Friday that Russia's economy has been "cured" of dependence on oil prices and reached the stable macroeconomic situation and low inflation rates.
CEO Alexei Miller said that the share of Russian energy giant Gazprom on the European gas market over the past year increased by three percentage points to reach 34 percent.
Vladimir Dzhabarov, the first deputy chairman of the Russian Federation Council Committee for International Affairs, said that an agreement with Ankara on the Turkish Stream gas pipeline will be submitted to the plenary meeting of the Federation Council on February 1.
The amount of monetary gold in Russia's international reserves grew by 14.7 percent [199 tonnes] and totals 51.9 million troy ounces [1,614.27 tonnes], according to the statement of the Bank of Russia.
A conservation area will be set up on Bolshoi Ussuriysky Island in the Russian Far East to protect world’s rarest butterfly, Hypolycaena divina asahi, which only lives on the island.
Foreign investors believe the year 2017 will be successful for the Russian economy, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said Friday.
“The Army of Russia,” a store located opposite the US Embassy in Moscow on Novinsky Boulevard, is offering a special 10% discount to American diplomats and other US citizens on January 20 on the occasion of the 45th President, Donald Trump's inauguration.
Moscow is deeply worried by the fact that in some "advanced democracies" Nazism is being rehabilitated and history rewritten for the sake of short-sighted interests, the Russian foreign minister said.
Moscow will continue opposing any attempts of the glorification of Nazism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said during the opening of an exhibition commemorating the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp.
According to the Swedish political establishment's official narrative, it is a given that Russia is evil and dreams of invading its neighbors. Even if contradictory views are few and far between, a Swedish professor tried to calm down his fellow countrymen by defusing Sweden's historic fear of Russia.
Four Chinese men were detained by the Russian border patrol at a checkpoint in Primorsky Krai and foiled in their attempt to smuggle more than 4,600 sea cucumbers from Russia to China. The ugly creatures were tied to their bodies and hidden in their shoes.
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