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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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12.12.2019 12:29 Blaze at Russia's Admiral Kuznetsov Aircraft Carrier Stationed in Murmansk Caught on Video

On Thursday, a fire broke out on the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft-carrier in Murmansk, leaving at least three people injured and two missing.


12.12.2019 12:27 Rector of MISiS: Worldwide Interest in Technical Specialties Is Growing

In 2019, the National University of Science and Technology MISiS (NUST MISiS) improved its position in international rankings and the quality of admission. Alevtina Chernikova, the rector of NUST MISiS, explains what events have been key events for the university over the past year and how it is changing in line with modern educational trends.


12.12.2019 10:14 Both Black Boxes of Russia's Crashed Mi-28 Military Helicopter Found - Emergency Services

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Both "black boxes" of Russia's Mi-28 military helicopter that has crashed in the Krasnodar Territory have been found on the site of the crash, they are in normal technical condition and will be delivered to the Moscow region for analysis, a representative of the regional emergency said on Thursday.


12.12.2019 0:55 US Cybersecurity Firm Accuses DPRK Hackers of Partnering With ‘Russian Botnet Operation’

A new cybersecurity report asserts that North Korea-based hackers belonging to Lazarus Group have recently teamed up with the “most resourceful Russian botnet operation on the landscape.”


12.12.2019 0:8 Mi-28 Military Helicopter Crashes in Russia, Two Crew Members Died

The crash was probably caused by a pilot's mistake or a technical failure, the military source said.


11.12.2019 15:9 Putin's Press Sec Reveals if Russian President Will Watch TV Series Starring Ukraine's Zelensky

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to watch the TV show, "Servant of the People," in which Ukrainian President and former comedian Volodymyr Zelensky plays the main role, as he does not have time for television shows, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday.


11.12.2019 13:27 Terror Attack by Right Sector Supporter Foiled in Russia's Murmansk - Federal Security Service

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A supporter of Ukrainian extremist organisation Right Sector, who planned to commit a terrorist attack near a governmental building, has been detained in Russia's northern city of Murmansk, the country's Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Wednesday.


11.12.2019 12:18 World’s First-Ever Systematised Cholesteric Droplets Structure Made in Russia

Russian scientists have become the first in the world to systematise the dependency of orientational structures of cholesteric liquid crystal droplets.


11.12.2019 10:2 Russia Not Seeing US Political Will to Extend New START Treaty - Deputy Foreign Minister

WASHINGTON, (Sputnik) - Russia hasn't seen Washington demonstrate the political will to extend the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) as the United States is only studying the possibility of prolonging the last remaining arms control deal between the two countries, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday.


11.12.2019 5:48 Russian Cosmonauts Plan Two Spacewalks at International Space Station Next Year - Source

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian cosmonauts plan to carry out two spacewalks at the International Space Station next year, a source in the space industry said.


10.12.2019 16:58 'I Cut These Fingers': Scientists Find Out How Social Media Impacts Teenagers

Scientists at Moscow State University of Psychology and Education (MSUPE) have studied the impact of social networks on self-harming behaviour in adolescents and suggested creating supporting content to impact discussions about self-harm on the Internet. The results of the study were published in Consultative Psychology and Psychotherapy magazine.


10.12.2019 16:43 'Srebrenica Could Start There' - Putin on Possibility of Border Closure by Ukrainian Military

The comment comes on the heels of President Putin's meeting with Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky as part of the Normandy Four summit in Paris. This marked the first meeting between the two heads of state since Zelensky assumed office earlier this year.


10.12.2019 15:48 Russia Blocks Over 50,000 Websites With Terrorism Propaganda in 2019 - Security Service

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - More than 50,000 websites containing terrorism propaganda were taken down in Russia in 2019, Federal Security Service (FSB) Director Alexander Bortnikov said.


10.12.2019 15:38 What Is Ex-Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov Known for?

Yury Luzhkov died earlier today aged 83 in a Munich hospital where he was to undergo a heart operation.


10.12.2019 14:7 Court in Saint Petersburg Sentences Key Defendant in 2017 Subway Terrorist Act Case to Life

ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) - Earlier, the court found Azimov guilty of participating in a terrorist community and involving his acquaintances in the terrorist community, of committing a terrorist act, illegal arms trafficking, as well as of the manufacture, storage and transportation of explosives and explosive devices.


10.12.2019 12:21 Former Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov Passes Away at 83

Russian politician Yury Luzhkov served as the mayor of Moscow from 1992 to 2010. He was the vice-chairman and one of the founders of the ruling party United Russia.


10.12.2019 9:1 First Day of Astana-14 Talks on Syria Kicks Off With Russia-Iran Meeting

NUR-SULTAN (Sputnik) - The first day of the 14th round of Astana-format talks on Syria in the Kazakh capital has started with a bilateral meeting between the Russian and Iranian delegations.


10.12.2019 3:30 Pompeo Says Will Discuss Arms Control Issues, Business Ties with Russia's Foreign Minister

President Trump is hosting the Russian foreign minister at the White House on Tuesday, where they are to discuss "the state of the bilateral relationship", a senior US official said on Monday.


10.12.2019 2:5 Trump Will Host Russian Foreign Minister at White House - Senior US Official

Trump met the Russian foreign minister at the White House back in May 2017, where Lavrov also held talks with former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.


9.12.2019 14:16 Russia Ready to Consider Trump's Idea on New Nuclear Disarmament Treaty - Source

Russian President Vladimir Putin previously shared that he had discussed the fate of the bilateral treaty New START, set to expire soon, with his American counterpart Donald Trump during the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan in 2019, but added that what will happen with it remains unknown.






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