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Russian police detain more than 70 people in opposition protests

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian police detained 72 people on Saturday because of protests by the opposition in several cities, the OvD-Info group, which monitors protests in Russia on social networking...
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Russia: missile test on naval platform caused fatal accident

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The deadly incident a few days ago at a northern military site occurred during a missile test on a naval platform, Russian news agencies quoted officials of...
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Russian opposition without leadership is taking to the streets in Moscow

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian opposition, whose leaders are almost all in jail, is calling for a new demonstration on Saturday in Moscow, the fourth consecutive weekend to protest against...
Russian Air Force

Russia begins production of the fifth generation of fighter aircraft

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia began mass production of its Su-57 fighter jets, the deputy prime minister's office said on Wednesday. A contract for the production of 76 Su-57 aircraft was signed...
Engine "GD-180" source to the United States

India plans to buy Russian spacecraft

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov has announced that India plans to buy Russian-made engines in pursuit of its national space program. This came on Monday (November 22nd)...
Russian missiles

Russia is supplying some 1,000 anti-aircraft missiles to India

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia is supplying some 1,000 multi-purpose anti-aircraft missiles to the Indian Air Force, the Russian Federation of Military Technical Cooperation said on Tuesday, citing the earlier supply...
Iran

Iran shows where joint naval exercises with Russia

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran said its joint naval exercises with Russia would take place only in the Indian Gulf and the Sea of ​​Oman, and media reports of maneuvers in...
Russian Navy

Iran announces joint military exercises with Russia in the Gulf and Strait of Hormuz

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran and Russia plan to carry out military maneuvers in the waters of the Strait of Hormuz soon, the commander of Iran's naval force, Admiral Hussein Khanzadi,...
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Russian military receives modern military engineering equipment

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The engineering units of the Second Army stationed in the central military zone of the Russian army received BP-91 vehicles for the construction of floating bridges. "The modern...
US

Two US spy planes intercepted over Crimea

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- According to the Iranian news agency ILNA, Moscow's radar control center has announced that a P-8A Poseidon anti-submarine warplane, numbered 169004, has taken off from the island's...
US al-Tanf base in Syria

Russia will hit the US base at al-Tanf?

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- While the Iraqi Resistance, the Syrian Army and Iran are close to completely restore the Iran-Mediterranean strategic corridor, an earthly corridor that will largely ensure the energy...
Navalny

Russian exhibitions transferred Navalny to the hospital

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Navalny was taken to hospital on Sunday for being too sensitive, Russian opposition spokeswoman Alexei Navalny, who is serving a prison sentence for calling for unauthorized protests,...
North Korea

Embassy: North Korea releases a Russian fishing vessel detained

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pyongyang has released a Russian fishing vessel it seized after it was accused of breaking the rules of entry into an incident that prompted Moscow to warn...
Russia

Russia reiterates its call on Iran to refrain from escalation over the nuclear deal

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian Foreign Ministry on Sunday renewed its call on Iran to refrain from taking escalating steps on the nuclear deal, including heavy water production. Russian Deputy Foreign...
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Some 1,400 people arrested after a demonstration in Moscow

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian police arrested some 1,400 people after gathering in Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections, according to a specialized monitoring observatory, the biggest crackdown on a...
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European Union criticizes the arrest of demonstrators in Moscow

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian police arrested more than 1,000 people in Moscow during a protest rally demanding free elections, the European Union said in a statement late Saturday. "These arrests and...
Syria

Nine civilians killed in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Nine civilians were killed Sunday in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria, mostly under the control of jihadi factions, which have been under almost daily...
Syria

Syrian and its Russian ally raids continue in northwest Syria – Observatory

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Nine civilians were killed Sunday in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria, mostly under the control of jihadi factions, which have been under almost daily...
S-400

Russia completes first phase of S-400 delivery to Turkey

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia has completed delivery of the first shipment of the S-400 missile defense system to Turkey, media reports said on Thursday. The Russian news agency (Sputnik) reported that...
Turkey

Russian air defense system will be operational as of April 2020 – Erdogan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that Turkey could start using the Russian S-400 air defense system, which began delivery in mid-July, starting in April...