Two high-altitude MiG-31K fighters armed with "Kinzhal" (Dagger) missiles took part in the air show held at the Dubrovichi training ground on Saturday, debuting the hypersonic system.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow police has stated they have detained 136 people who continued the march after a rally in the centre of Moscow.
Among the ranks of Russia’s police, women account for almost 30 percent of the overall employees. A few stunningly beautiful policewomen who stand on guard for Muscovites and visitors’ safety on a daily basis as part of the squads responsible for tourist security as well as horseback patrolling, have shared their personal stories.
After the reunification of Crimea with Russia, the Royal Netherlands Air Force sent F-16s to the Baltic States as part of a NATO mission. In 2017, a new report suggests, the girlfriends and wives of Dutch pilots serving there started getting calls from strangers asking what they thought of their beloved’s job.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Around 20,000 people have gathered for an authorized rally in the heart of Moscow, the Russian Interior Ministry's Main Directorate for Moscow said.
An accident during the test of a liquid propulsion system in Russia's northwestern Arkhangelsk Region on 8 August claimed the lives of at least two people and left four more injured.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Interior Ministry's Main Directorate for Moscow said that it was informed by the organisers of the authorised rally in the Russian capital about the provocations planned by opposition figures at the demonstration.
At the moment, numerous items can be found in orbit around Earth, including fuel tanks and nuclear-powered satellites launched by the US and the former Soviet Union, various bolts and tools dropped by spacewalking astronauts, and many other details, travelling at some 17,500 mph (over 28,000 km/h).
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The number of people wounded in an explosion at an ammunition depot near the town of Achinsk in Russia's Krasnoyarsk Territory rose to 10 people, while four of them were hospitalised, a spokesperson of regional emergency services announced on Saturday.
Taman Peninsula in the Krasnodar Region of Russia has been home to several outstanding findings by paleontologists in the last few years, including the remains of at least 120 large ancient animals and a part of stele that dates back to the 5th century BC.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said five of its employees died in an accident at a military range in the Arkhangelsk Region during tests of liquid-propellant engine, while three other people suffered injuries and burns.
Russia’s policy to ditch the dollar from its reserves as well as its trade with other countries has resulted in the rapid growth of its gold holdings over the last year - an example that has been followed by China and other states.
On Monday, a fire erupted at a military depot located near the Siberian city of Achinsk, which caused multiple explosions and left one killed and 13 people injured.
SOLNECHNOGORSK, Moscow region (Sputnik) - Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova slammed Tokyo on Friday for putting the Southern Kuril Islands on the map of Japan on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics website.
Russia earlier offered the US to discard its plans for deployment of the missiles, previously banned by the now void Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, promising to respond in kind.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Since Russia sees the US Embassy's move to publish information about the unauthorised rally in downtown Moscow on 3 August as an attempt to meddle in Russia's internal affairs, the head of the political section at the embassy, Tim Richardson, has been summoned to the Russian Foreign Ministry.
The huge joint drills are scheduled for December 2019, with at least 300 Russian troops joining the Indian Army in their operations across the South Asian country.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The calls by German television and radio company Deutsche Welle to take part in unauthorized protests in Moscow are an attempt by the media corporation to interfere in Russia's internal affairs, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement Thursday.
The incident at the Nenoks training ground resulted in two deaths, a source in the region’s law enforcement said, adding that the radiation level is normal.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) said in a statement on Thursday that it had initiated a case against Apple over its abuse of its dominant position in the market of iOS applications, responding to a complaint by Kaspersky Lab cybersecurity provider.