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  • Russia has vowed to retaliate against the collective expulsion of its 100 diplomats by the U.S. and the EU states in a coordinated response to the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy in the U.K., allegedly ordered by Moscow.

    Over 20 nations have stood in solidarity with the U.K. over claims that Russia ordered Skripal attack.
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 27, 2018, 7:24 AM EDT
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin bagged 76 percent votes.

    Russian President Vladimir Putin scored a landslide victory in Sunday’s presidential election, clinching nearly 76 percent votes in a heavily lopsided contest that was always destined to go one way.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 19, 2018, 5:59 AM EDT
  • Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, painted portrait

    Russia’s defense ministry said on Friday that it is verifying the inputs that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may have been killed in an airstrike conducted on May 28 in the Syrian city of Raqqa.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 16, 2017, 7:20 AM EDT