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Turkey will host a three-way summit in September with the participation of Russia and...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkey will host a three-way summit in September with the participation of Russia and Iran, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Gulen said. Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday, following...
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Putin: explosion in northern Russia posed no radioactive threat

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian President said, Vladimir Putin, on Wednesday, said the explosion that occurred recently in the northwest of the country , a military test site, did not pose...
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US and Russian chiefs of staff discuss common issues

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US Chief of Staff General Joseph Danford held phone talks with his Russian counterpart, General Valery Gerasimov, on Wednesday, during which they discussed issues of common concern. Colonel...
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Russia and China accuse US of stoking tension with missile test

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia and China accused the United States on Tuesday of stoking military tension by testing a land-based cruise missile, but the Russian Foreign Ministry said it would...
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Russia’s nuclear watchdog: missile test incident does not belong to you

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia said on Tuesday an international organization set up to verify a ban on nuclear tests said an accident during a military test in northern Russia this...
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Interfax: Russia says it has soldiers on the ground in the Syrian province of...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian military personnel are stationed in Syria's Idlib province and Moscow is following the situation closely, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying on Tuesday by...
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Russia and China regard the recent US missile test as a military escalation

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Moscow and Beijing on Tuesday condemned the United States for testing a medium-range missile for the first time since the end of the Cold War, "escalating military...
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Russia says it has no plans to deploy new missiles as long as US...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia will not deploy new missiles as long as the United States has similar restraint in Europe and Asia after Washington pulls out of a Soviet-era arms...
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Former CIA analyst explains how Trump and Russia can get along

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Despite the rhetoric that sometimes suggests that the United States and Russia are on the threshold of the Third World War, the situation is no worse than...
Venezuela

Russia accuses the United States and Britain of “destabilizing” Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia accused on Thursday, the United States and Britain of being behind the "destabilizing" the situation in Venezuela. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova made the remarks in...
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Siberia: Ammunition depot blasts rise to 40

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Wednesday, the death toll from the explosions that took place a week ago, in a repository of Russian army ammunition in Siberia, east of the country, rose...
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NATO: Russian fighter jets carried out unsafe maneuvers over the Baltic

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian fighter jets carried out an unsafe maneuver and intercepted NATO aircraft over the Baltic Sea on Tuesday, NATO spokeswoman Una Longescu said on Wednesday. This came during...
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Moscow: No alternative to a political solution to the crisis in India and Pakistan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia sees no alternative to a political solution to the standoff between India and Pakistan, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday. This came during a telephone...
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Kremlin says foreign spies watch Russian scientists “around the clock”

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Foreign spies are monitoring Russian scientists "for 24 hours," the Kremlin said on Wednesday, as Russian researchers became increasingly angered by new "Soviet-style" restrictions on them, limiting...
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Merkel accused Russia of the collapse of the INF Treaty

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel blamed Russia for the termination of the agreement on the deployment of medium and short-range missiles. At a press conference on Wednesday, August 14,...
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Explosion in Russia: victims were working on “new weapons”

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian nuclear agency said on Monday (August 12th) that the five specialists killed in the explosion on Thursday on a nuclear missile firing base in the...
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Nuclear explosion on a Russian basis linked to “new weapons” tests

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Four days after the nuclear-related explosion that killed at least five people on a Far North base, the Russian authorities acknowledged on Monday that the accident was...
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Russia to build a power station in Ethiopia

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Ethiopia's ambassador to Russia, Almayhu Teghino, said Monday that Moscow and Addis Ababa are close to finalizing negotiations to sign a contract to build a power station...
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Russian: Militants are trying to expand their control areas in Idlib

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian Center for Reconciliation in Syria announced that the militants are continuing their efforts to expand the area under their control in the area of ​​de-escalation...
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Russian statistics announce the timing of having the first child

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The majority of Russians give birth to their first baby at the age of 26, the state-run RT television reported on Tuesday, citing a study by Russia's...