Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
An irate mob smashed the Russian embassy's windows in Kiev in the wake of the downing by pro-Kremlin rebels of a military plane that killed 49 troops
MOSCOW - Reuters
Russia has put security forces on combat alert in the southern Stavropol region after the discovery of five bodies with gunshot wounds and an explosive device, a regional security spokesman said.
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Russia on Friday buried Mikhail Kalashnikov, the designer of the iconic AK-47 assault rifle that was the favoured weapon of guerrillas worldwide, at a newly-opened cemetery for national heroes.
A female suicide bomber killed 14 people Sunday when she blew herself up at the main train station in the southern city of Volgograd
Russian forensic experts studying the remains of Yasser Arafat on Thursday said the Palestinian leader died a natural death, ruling out radiation poisoning.
SAINT PETERSBURG - Agence France-Presse
Russia on Thursday started issuing visas to foreign crew members of a Greenpeace protest ship and dropped the criminal case against the last member of the 30-strong team.
Russia on Wednesday formally dropped criminal charges against Greenpeace activists arrested in a protest against Arctic oil drilling
The last of the 26 foreign Greenpeace activists who were detained after an Arctic protest flew out of Russia on Sunday, the group announced
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the final pieces were in place for the 2015 launch of an economic union with Belarus and Kazakhstan
The freed members of the Pussy Riot punk band said Friday they still wanted Russian President Vladimir Putin out of power and would like freed ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky to replace him.
KRASNOYARSK, Russia - Agence France-Presse
Two members of anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot embraced each other Tuesday as they reunited in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk
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