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Ukrainian Oppositionist Gave Interview First Time After Detained Exchange


Ex-head of the now-banned Ukrainian party “Opposition Platform – For Life”, Viktor Medvedchuk, first time wrote an article for the Russian media after arriving in Russia from Ukraine as a result of an exchange of detained persons.   As reminded, on April 12, 2022, President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, announced the detention and arrest of Medvedchuk

Insight | Around Russia  | 17.01.23

Special Military Operation Participants to Be Credited With Double Insurance Record


The period of participation of conscripts, contractors, and volunteers in the Russia’s special military operation in Ukraine will be counted in their insurance record in double the amount, as it follows from the government decree.  “The government has approved aresolution on the calculation of insurance experience for mobilized, contract workers, volunteers. The period of participation

USA Considers Declaring Russia ‘Aggressor State’


The administration of Joe Biden and the US Congress are discussing a draft document declaring Russia an “aggressor state,” as the ‘Hill’ newspaper reports, citing Republican congressmen’s aides and the draft document itself.  As a congressional aide familiar with the matter told the newspaper, the Biden administration told the Ukrainian side, which asked to declare

Gazprom Announced Gas Subsidence Sent to Moldova Through Ukraine


Gazprom records the subsidence in Ukraine of Russian gas intended for delivery to Moldovan consumers under a contract with Moldovagaz, the company’s Telegram channel says.  The amount of natural gas supplied by Gazprom to the Sudzha gas measuring station for transit to Chisinau through the territory of a neighboring country exceeds the physical volume transferred

Maksim Gorky’s Bust Demolished in Odessa


A bust of the Russian writer, Maksim Gorky, was demolished in Odessa. This is reported by the Ukrainian news source “Public” (“Suspilne”).   According to the article, this decision was made by the management of the Gorky sanatorium, on the territory of which the bust was installed. The head of the sanatorium Tatiana Malykhina said that

Russia International | Videos  | 02.11.22

Russia is Back in Grain Deal [Video]


Russia is returning to participate in the grain deal, having received written guarantees from Ukraine about the non-use of the grain corridor for conducting military operations against Moscow, according to the country’s Defense Ministry on Wednesday. As noted, this happened thanks to the mediation of the UN and Turkey.  “It was possible to obtain the

Russia Found General Who Ordered Blocking Humanitarian Corridors in Mariupol


Russian investigators have identified a Ukrainian lieutenant general who ordered the blocking of humanitarian corridors in Mariupol in order to use civilians as human shields. “Currently, work is continuing with the servicemen of the Azov special purpose regiment, who carried out general coordination of actions on the territory of Mariupol. The identity of the commander

Russia Donated Over 10 Mln Tonnes Grain to Asia and Africa


Russia has sent about 10.5 million tonnes of grain (mainly wheat) to Asia and Africa and is ready to deliver 30 million tonnes more before the end of the year, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday.  “Before the end of the year, we are ready to export about 30 million tonnes of grain,