# russia - Today’s News
Moscow says it is synchronising its strikes with the Syrian army’s ground movements.
# russia - Friday 2 October, 2015
Russia said its air strikes hit Isis targets outside of Isis-controlled territory.
# russia - Thursday 1 October, 2015
The Pentagon was riled, after getting only one hour’s vague ‘heads-up’ from Russia that it was about to start bombing.
# russia - Wednesday 30 September, 2015
It’s Moscow’s first engagement in a distant theatre of war since the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.
# russia - Thursday 24 September, 2015
Suppose you could say they were Putin the world to rights…
# russia - Monday 21 September, 2015
This case was heard in court today.
# russia - Thursday 17 September, 2015
Audio of the hoax call has been published. The singer says it’s an honour to speak to “one of the most influential people” in the world.
# russia - Sunday 13 September, 2015
Putin hasn’t responded.
# russia - Saturday 12 September, 2015
Irish citizen Ghandi Mallak says no Syrian wants to flee their county, they are forced to – and anyone in their position would probably do the same.
# russia - Tuesday 8 September, 2015
Rather than lie low, they then they tried to buy a car.
Prosecutors in Russia say the man was unhappy over the results of several nose job operations.
# russia - Monday 7 September, 2015
Up to 6,000 farmers took part in the protest, claiming that their livelihoods are at risk by below-cost selling from retailers.
What will Kim make of it?
# russia - Wednesday 2 September, 2015
The workers are living in a remote weather station on the north Russian island of Vaygach.
# russia - Monday 31 August, 2015
Ukrainian authorities blamed nationalists for the trouble and said at least 30 people had been detained.
In Soviet Russia, iron pumps you.
# russia - Monday 17 August, 2015
Cash rewards were offered for some.
# russia - Sunday 16 August, 2015
The story of “one of the most intricate and sophisticated trading rings” in history.
# russia - Friday 7 August, 2015
Tamara Samsonova was arrested on suspicion of poisoning a friend – and her diary details 10 other killings.
# russia - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
The claim would potentially give Russia access to an estimated 4.9 BILLION tonnes of hydrocarbons.
# russia - Tuesday 4 August, 2015
“You’re talking about athletes being allowed to compete while they were banned.”
# russia - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
Police found a sack containing the body without a head or limbs next to a pond.
The 66-year-old actor has described Russia as a “great democracy”.
# russia - Saturday 25 July, 2015
# russia - Friday 24 July, 2015
Its co-director Brendan Canty of Feel Good Lost told us how it all came together.
# russia - Saturday 18 July, 2015
It ranges from Isis to climate change.
# russia - Sunday 12 July, 2015
A rare glimpse into life a century ago.
The wannabe presidential candidate also thinks he and Putin could be best buds.
A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.
# russia - Saturday 11 July, 2015
More than 1,000 of the bodies of those killed are yet to be recovered.
# russia - Friday 10 July, 2015
# russia - Thursday 9 July, 2015
“I’ll see what I am able to do based on my physical aptitude.” No more than yourself.
# russia - Friday 12 June, 2015
A win for Michael O’Neill’s men at home to Romania will set them on course for their first European Championships.
# russia - Sunday 7 June, 2015
The US president says sanctions against Vladimir Putin won’t change until a ceasefire is complied with in Ukraine.
# russia - Thursday 4 June, 2015
Longreads to savour or save.
# russia - Monday 1 June, 2015
We have an awful lot of work to do…
# russia - Saturday 23 May, 2015
The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.
# russia - Thursday 14 May, 2015
A sonar device sends out the message “This Way if You Are Gay”.
# russia - Saturday 9 May, 2015
The Russian capital saw a massive WW2 parade despite a western boycott.
# russia - Friday 8 May, 2015
It entered the atmosphere over part of the Pacific Ocean.