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Germany’s Scholz says any threat to Ukraine unacceptable

BERLIN (Reuters) -Germany's Chancellor-in-waiting Olaf Scholz expressed concern on Tuesday about Russian troop movements on the Ukrainian border and said any attempts to cross the frontier would be unacceptable. "It…

21st India – Russia Annual Summit

President of the Russian Federation, H.E. Mr. Vladimir Putin, paid a working visit to New Delhi on 06 December 2021 for the 21st India – Russia Annual summit with Prime…

Russia’s Navalny says he has become a ‘seamstress’ in prison

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny said on Tuesday he had joined a sewing workshop in prison and become a "seamstress", joking that the experience had changed his…

Russia sending snipers and tanks to try to provoke Ukraine in Donbass, Kyiv says

KYIV (Reuters) - Ukraine on Tuesday accused Russia of deploying tanks and additional sniper teams to the frontline of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, ready to inflict casualties on Ukrainian…

Moscow eyes ban on foreign ships carrying Russian fuel via Northern Sea Route -report

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is considering banning foreign vessels from shipping Russian energy cargoes via the Northern Sea Route, as well as from icebreaking and coastal navigation, the Kommersant newspaper…

India- Russia Joint Statement following the visit of the President of the Russian Federation

At the invitation of Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi, President of the Russian Federation H.E. Mr. Vladimir Putin paid a working visit to New Delhi on 6 December…

India, Russia sign 28 investment deals -foreign secy

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and Russia signed 28 investment pacts on Monday, including deals on steel, shipbuilding, coal and energy, India's Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said. India has…

Biden and Putin head into Ukraine talks with scant room for compromise

By Tom Balmforth and Trevor Hunnicutt MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin have a chasm of mutual distrust to bridge when they hold a virtual meeting on…

Factbox-What are the Minsk agreements on the Ukraine conflict?

(Reuters) - The United States has warned Russia not to invade Ukraine and urged both countries to return to a set of agreements designed to end a separatist war by…

Factbox: Ten points of tension between Putin and Biden

(Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will speak by video link on Tuesday. Since their Geneva summit in June, the list of contentious issues between…

Kremlin calls U.S.-Russia ties ‘ quite lamentable’ on eve of Putin-Biden call

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Monday described the state of U.S.-Russia relations as " quite lamentable" on the eve of a video call between President Vladimir Putin and his…

Russia sends new tanks to base in Tajikistan, practices missile defence

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Monday it was reinforcing its military base in Tajikistan with 30 new tanks and that its forces at the facility had carried out exercises…