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Bolshoi's Filin to Undergo a Few More Operations in Germany · 2014-12-24 17:04

The Bolshoi Theater’s ballet artistic director, Sergei Filin, who suffered serious injuries in an acid attack in January of 2013, will continue his treatment in Germany.

“My treatment is not over,” Filin told journalists. “Both of my eyes are being monitored. I will periodically travel to Germany for checkups for short periods. A few more operations are planned.”

Now Filin has returned to Moscow after six months of treatment in a German hospital.

Seven Russian regions will receive nearly $ 3 billion rubles for the construction of stadiums for the 2018 World Cup
The Volkswagen plant in Kaluga has stopped assembling three Audi models

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22.10.2019 0:17 WADA-Russia Meeting on Alleged Moscow Lab Data Tampering Postponed Indefinitely

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The meeting between Russian officials and representatives from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been postponed for an undetermined period as experts continue to study Russia's explanations about suspected manipulation of data from the Moscow anti-doping lab, WADA press service said Monday.

21.10.2019 13:10 Russian MoD Dismisses Reports About 'Abnormal Situation' During Grom Military Drills

Ballistic and cruise missiles were fired as part of the Grom (Thunder) 2019 strategic exercises led by Russian President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armed Forces Vladimir Putin, the Defence Ministry said on 17 October.

21.10.2019 11:59 Russian Export Center, African Partners to Create $5Bln Commercial Payments Platform

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Export Center (REC), Russian banks and African partners will sign an agreement on creating a Russia-Africa commercial payments platform, with its volume estimated at around $5 billion, at the upcoming Russia-Africa Summit, REC Director General Andrei Slepnev said in an interview.

21.10.2019 10:28 Russia, US, Turkey Should Work Together to Boost Security in Syria - Defence Minister Shoigu

Russia, the United States and Turkey should attempt to strengthen regional security, which has seen a decrease after the start of Ankara's operation in Syria, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu announced on Monday.

21.10.2019 9:53 UK, US Intel Claim Alleged Russian Hackers 'Hijacked' Iranian Cyber Op to Attack Various Facilities

The attackers were using APT34 hackers' "command and control" systems to deploy their own malicious code, Britain’s GCHQ intelligence agency and the US National Security Agency (NSA) claimed in a public advisory.

21.10.2019 9:27 Gotta Go Fast: MiG-25 Fighter Jet Frightened NATO With its Insane Velocity, US Media Reveals

The military aircraft, created in 1964 still remains faster than any other fighter plane even from the fourth and fifth generations.

20.10.2019 18:9 Russia’s Top Diplomat Reveals What He Has Felt Uneasy About

The uncomfortable moments that Sergei Lavrov remembers date back to the Soviet era, and more specifically, when the USSR was breaking up in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

19.10.2019 11:50 Presidential Regiment's Guard Changing Ceremony Takes Place on Cathedral Square in Moscow – Video

The UK isn't the only country to feature a 'changing of the guard'; another takes place at the Kremlin.

19.10.2019 11:20 Death Toll From Dam Collapse in Russia's Krasnoyarsk Territory Up to 15 - Photos

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The number of people killed in a collapse of a dam in the Kuraginsky district of Russia's Krasnoyarsk Territory increased to 15 people, with at least 13 missing, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said on Saturday.

19.10.2019 10:43 Boeing 737 En Route to Moscow From Ulan-Ude Performs Emergency Landing

Last week, Russia's An-12 military transport aircraft made an emergency landing in Koltsovo Airport in the city of Yekaterinburg, Russia over chassis malfunction.

19.10.2019 10:24 Pranksters Posing as Ukrainian Officials Scare Alaska Governor With ‘Russia’s Annexation’

After receiving fabricated news about Russians “bribing” Indians and staging a pro-annexation concert in Washington, the Alaskan governor promised to pass the information on to the intelligence agencies.

19.10.2019 4:57 Death Toll From Dam Collapse in Russia's Krasnoyarsk Territory Up To 13 People - Ministry

Earlier in the day, the regional branch of the Emergencies Ministry said that at 02:00 a. m. on Saturday (23:00 GMT on Friday), a dam on a water reservoir belonging to a gold-mining company collapsed near the settlement of Shchetinkino. The incident resulted in two temporary employee dormitories being flooded.

18.10.2019 19:15 Treasure Trove Dating Back to Time of Peter the Great Discovered in Moscow

The find, consisting of rare coins thought to have been stamped sometime between 1682 and 1712, was found at a site about two kilometers northeast of the Kremlin.

18.10.2019 16:31 Mikhail Gorbachev Has Sent Vladimir Putin Mystery Letter of Advice on Global Affairs – Reports

Gorbachev was the last General Secretary and President of the Soviet Union, leading the country until its collapse in 1991.

18.10.2019 16:8 Icebreaker, Warships, a Submarine: What Else Rests at the Bottom of the Baltic Sea?

The Baltic Sea is rich not only in underwater amber deposits, its blue depths hide other treasures. Kaliningrad wreck divers know this like no one else.

18.10.2019 14:4 New Meaning to ‘Freeze-Dried’: Russian Explorers Find 117 Year Old Barrel of Coffee in Arctic Stash

The coffee barrel was said to have been among the supplies delivered to the Franz Josef Land archipelago in the early 20th century as part of a polar expedition led by American polar explorer Evelyn Briggs Baldwin and businessman William Zeigler.

18.10.2019 11:50 Escape From Al-CAT-raz: Drug Smuggling Cat Hitails It Out of Custody in Russia

Last year, a male cat was caught while on a mission to deliver drugs into a penitentiary in Tula Oblast, Russia. Besides the four-pawed drug smuggler, the police arrested two suspects.

17.10.2019 18:26 'US Can't Handle Its Problems, Let Alone Global Ones' - Russian Senator On Trump's Letter to Erdogan

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - On 9 October, Turkey launched Operation Peace Spring in the north of Syria aimed at clearing the border area of Kurdish forces and creating a "security zone" for a safe return of refugees, with the Syrian government calling it an "aggressive violation of its territorial integrity".

17.10.2019 17:46 Putin Receives Reports on Most Important Parts of Moscow Protests Case - Kremlin

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has received reports about the most important aspects of the case related to this summer's Moscow protests but is not briefed on the full details of the Investigative Committee's routine work, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.

17.10.2019 16:44 Kremlin Issues Reminder on Access-Restricted Areas in Russia After US Diplomats' Detention

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Three US diplomats from the embassy in Moscow were removed from a train traveling from the Russian town of Nenoksa to Severodvinsk, a restricted territory, on Monday.

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