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US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Lego closes stores in Russia, being reopened under name World of Cubes

MOSCOW, Russia: After Danish toy maker Lego exited Russia due to Moscow's February invasion of Ukraine, 65 of its stores ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

EU celebrates opening of Greece-Bulgaria pipeline

SOFIA, Bulgaria: European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, president of the European Union's executive arm, was present in Sofia, ...

After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

Mobile networks could go out this winter in Europe, says experts

LONDON, England: This winter, energy shortages could mean that mobile phones could lose signals in Europe due to power cuts ...

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missiles as US Carrier Redeploys

Seoul, South Korea - North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward its east coast, in the direction of Japan, ...

White House says OPEC 'aligning' with Russia as member countries announce biggest cut to oil production

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], October 6 (ANI): The White House on Wednesday (local time) expressed disappointment over the announcement of ...

Hobby horsing: Why some Russians ride homemade horses

Some people take riding a stick with a horse's head seriously, while others profit from it.Two girls about 10 to ...

5 Poles who nobly served Russia

Relations between the two Slavic peoples have always been extremely tangled. Poles who went into Russian service frequently had to ...

Mikhail Bulgakov's Master and Margarita: A short summary

The most mysterious Russian novel that has strong ties both with Stalin times and the Bible. Knowing the plot and ...

Kurze: Dagestani dumplings with a meat tomato filling (RECIPE)

If you want to try super juicy dumplings, then gear up to make Dagestani kurze. They're unlike any other you've ...

Americans honored with a monument in Russia

Russia is more than happy to put up monuments to important people from all over the world, and so, a ...

EU still poised to explore diplomatic solution to Ukraine conflict

At the same time, the bloc looks forward to launch of its own ?training mission? for Ukrainian troopsThe EU is ...

OPEC Cuts Oil Production in Boost for Russia, Rebuke to Biden

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, along with Russia and other oil producers, on Wednesday slashed production by 2 million ...

Ukraine shells hotel Kherson officials

One person is reported dead after Ukraine strikes the city center, allegedly with US-made HIMARS rocketsUkrainian forces have carried out ...

French spies deployed in Ukraine Le Figaro

Among other things, the agents process satellite imagery provided by France to UkraineDozens of French operatives from the Directorate-General for ...

Putin 'surprised by referendum results

Outcome of the votes in Donbass and in Kherson and Zaporozhye regions is ?conclusive and absolutely transparent,? president saidVladimir Putin ...

Austria ready to host de-escalation talks with Russia media

Kremlin, however, denies any knowledge of a proposal from ViennaAustria has not reached out to Russia with an offer of ...

Putin transfers Europe's largest nuclear plant to Russian control

The move comes as Moscow integrates former territories after their accession to RussiaPresident Vladimir Putin has issued an order placing ...

Türkiye is importing Donbass coal DPR premier

Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in Russia has been ramping up coal supply abroad and it's in big demand, Vitaly Khotsenko ...

John Bolton wants US to change regime in Russia

A coup in Moscow is the only way for Washington to achieve its goals in Europe, the former national security ...

Russian Launches to Space From US, 1st Time in 20 Years

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - For the first time in 20 years, a Russian cosmonaut rocketed from the U.S. on Wednesday, ...

Russia's Putin signs laws annexing occupied Ukrainian regions

Moscow [Russia], October 5 (ANI): Days after holding referendums, Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed laws to formally take over ...

ATP roundup: Novak Djokovic cruises at Astana

No. 4 seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia breezed to a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Chile's Cristian Garin in a first-round ...

Indian envoy exchanges views on Ukraine situation with Kyiv Mayor

Kyiv [Ukraine], October 5 (ANI): Indian ambassador Harsh Jain met Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko on October 4 and exchanged views ...

Will French officials turtlenecks save the country from crisis

EU officials are lecturing their people on how to be ?responsible? amid a crisis of said officials? own makingHas anyone ...

Olympic chief accused of blackmailing Russian athletes

Former Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) president Aleksandr Zhukov has attacked proposals made by Thomas BachInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas ...

Russia resumes gas flow to EU state Gazprom

The energy major resolved a row that blocked gas transit to Italy through AustriaSupplies of Russian gas to Italy through ...

Kiev wants to make new Russian city unlivable top official

Ukraine is trying to disable the gas-fired power plant in Energodar and leave residents without heating, the local leader claimsUkrainian ...

Berlin denounces Washington's astronomical profiteering

?Friendly? gas suppliers, particularly the US, have been charging enormous prices for their exports, German economy minister claimsThe US and ...

EU public support for Ukraine drops poll

Despite declining numbers, however, measures to help Kiev still ?remain popular? in the bloc, a study saysThere's been a drop ...

Taliban-Russia Deal A Drop In The Bucket That Could Fuel Future Trade

The Taliban, struggling to navigate Afghanistan through an economic and humanitarian crisis as its rule over the country remains unrecognized ...

Putin Finalizes Annexation Claim Rejected by Ukraine, West

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law Wednesday to formalize Russia's annexation of four Ukrainian regions, a move widely condemned ...

Australia Plans to Rescue Citizens Stranded in Syrian Camps

Australian authorities are preparing to repatriate more than 60 Australian widows and children of Islamic State fighters from detention camps ...

China In Eurasia Briefing: What To Watch For In Xi's Third Term

Welcome back to the China In Eurasia briefing, an RFE/RL newsletter tracking China's resurgent influence from Eastern Europe to Central ...

McGregor issues prediction for bitter Russian rival's UFC title fight

The Irishman weighed in with his thoughts before Islam Makhachev and Charles Oliveira meet for the UFC lightweight titleConor McGregor ...

Finnish city removes Soviet gift

Kotka gets rid of the last monument to revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin in the countryThe last monument to Russian revolutionary ...

EU faces unprecedented gas shortage international watchdog

Fuel rationing will be inevitable if weather brings a colder than average winter, report warnsIn the face of "unprecedented risks" ...

ECOWAS Delegation Arrives in Burkina Faso in Wake of Coup

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO - As a delegation from the West African political bloc ECOWAS arrived in Ouagadougou on Tuesday, protesters ...

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Germany pledges to deliver advanced air defense system to Ukraine

ODESSA, Kyiv: During an unannounced visit to Odessa, German defense minister Christine Lambrecht said Germany will deliver to Ukraine the ...

Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...

Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...

Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

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