Russia's Reserve Fund, set up in 2008 and once as large as $142bn, has run completely dry

Map. History of Russia conflict

19 January 2018
The Polish government commission came to the conclusion that the Tu-154 plane that crashed near Smolensk was wrecked due to several explosions on board
Russian man rams armored personnel carrier into shop, steals wine
Jewish leader in Murmansk raises the alarm, fears antisemitism
Paul Manafort sued by Russian billionaire Deripaska over Ukraine deal after Russia probe
1 week ago
[email protected]: "It is much better to work with Russia."
Washington renames Russian embassy street after slain opposition MP
Polish town to dismantle memorial to Red Army troops.
1 week ago
Russia plans to apply its foreign agent media law to bloggers who are financed by foreign governments.
A St. Petersburg court ruled that a union of auto workers was a foreign agent and dissolved it.
1 week ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: Yamal landing ship hit with commercial vessel Orka 2 near Rodos on 30 December
1 week ago
Russia's Reserve Fund, set up in 2008 and once as large as $142bn, has run completely dry
1 week ago
Moscow city court upheld the earlier ruling by a district court on arrest (in absentia) of Moldova's wealthiest businessman and leader of Moldova's ruling PDM party Vlad Plahotniuc
1 week ago
Russian defense Ministry denied reports about attack of 31 drones on Hmeymim
1 week ago
ATO spox: In total, Russia-backed militants committed three ceasefire violations yesterday, and, unfortunately, wounded two Ukrainian servicemen in action. Nevertheless, Ukrainian Armed Forces did not return fire.
1 week ago
ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies used automatic grenade launchers near Luhanske and small arms near Travneve. Donetsk sector – militants delivered a 40-minute complex attack involving 82mm mortars, small arms, and light weapons in Pavlopil area.
1 week ago
Russia poll by @levada ru: 66% of Russians think their country has enemies. Out of this figure, 68% think the US is an enemy country; 29% - Ukraine, and 14% - the EU
1 week ago
GPS users in Central Moscow reporting in mass about wrong coordinates "with thousands kms to Moscow". Affects Uber-like taxy services. Possible counter-drone EW drill
Fusion GPS lawyer in congressional hearing claimed one Steele source has already been killed after the publication of the dossier
In Tomsk, Russia, a crowd of worker migrants queuing to extend their work permits (Russia has 10 consecutive days of holidays) turned nearly into a riot today
Russia in the UN security Council rejected almost all important options for mandate of peacekeepers in the Donbas – Yelchenko
Oyub Titiyev, head of Memorial human rights group in Chechnya, in the process of being framed for possessing drugs.
Russia's state TV reports Trump being mocked for forgetting the words to the national anthem 'Star-Spangled banner'—or inventing his own version. The host points out that, according to some, Trump may have been singing the Russian anthem instead. Hosts conclude: It's possible.1 week ago
Russia's state TV reports Trump being mocked for forgetting the words to the national anthem 'Star-Spangled banner'—or inventing his own version. The host points out that, according to some, Trump may have been singing the Russian anthem instead. Hosts conclude: "It's possible."
Battalion "Turan" (private military company) debunked by @CITeam en, turns out to be hoax created by Russian reporter Blokhin.
1 week ago
ATO spox: Luhansk sector - Russian proxies used light weapons in Svitlodarsk area and Minsk-proscribed 120mm mortars near Luhanske.
1 week ago
Russian MP Klintsevich blame U.S in attempt to attack Russian objects in Syria
1 week ago
Russian defense Ministry said, the engineering solutions used to attack Hmeymim and Tartus could be obtained by the Syrian rebels "only from one country with high technological capability"
Russian Mindef: defense of Khmeimim Air Base successfully foiled attack on base using multiple UAVs
Residential 9-storey building in Tyumen caught fire
1 week ago
Russia convened the operational headquarters for the protection of the defense industry from sanctions
1 week ago
The Federation Council not excluding the withdrawal of Russia from the WTO