Moscow proposes that US halt spy plane flights near Russian borders
ATO spox: Luhansk sector - Russian proxies used small arms near Stanytsia Luhanska, and mortars along with IFV mounted weapons near Novooleksandrivka, and shelled outskirts of Krymske with 120mm mortars.
Russian trolls created Facebook events seen by more than 300,000 users
No "automatic participation" at Olympics for 28 cleared Russians - IOC
Kremlin says can't predict if U.S. may sanction its sovereign debt
Twitter doubles the number of American users who engaged with Russian troll-factory content to 1.4 million, and says there may be more.
Court of Arbitration for Sport rules that 28 Russian athletes to have Olympic doping bans lifted and results reinstated
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2018 presidential campaign in Russia. A Moscow court sends Navalny's spokeswoman @Kira Yarmysh to jail for five days for a tweet "which creates negative attitudes to one of the candidates."
@LindseyGrahamSC: I have repeatedly called for a Special Counsel to be appointed to look at individuals conduct at the Department of Justice and FBI regarding the Clinton email investigation and certain aspects of the Russia investigation.
Ending North Korea oil supplies would be seen as act of war, says Russia
WaPo confirms Russian media report that 2 Russian spy chiefs traveled to D.C. last week to meet with CIA Dir. Pompeo, raising concerns that Moscow could interpret the encounter as a sign the Trump admin is willing to move beyond election interference.
Putin issued a decree on Monday, renaming the Russian Air Force 23rd fighter regiment the “Tallinn Regiment.”
Turkey, Russia agree to speed up establishing observation posts in Syria's Idlib: source
Reports of several casualties after shooting in Central Moscow
Putin says exclusion of Russian athletes from Olympic Games 'strange'
The Russian government says a plague of locusts could "disgrace" the country by destroying World Cup pitches. Locusts often feast on crops in southern Russia and a member of the agriculture ministry says they could descend on stadiums.
Moscow journalist Pavel Nikulin taken to FSB after a search at his home. He is officially a witness in a terror case.
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Mig-29SMT drill at Khalino airfield in Kursk region
In Chechnya, militaryman shot dead his commander with an AK
Democrats blast Trump decision to hold off on Russia sanctions
@ODNIgov not confirming to VOA any meetings with Russia Foreign Intel Dir. Sergey Naryshkin but says "rest assured that any interaction with foreign intelligence agencies would have been conducted in accordance with US law and in consultation with appropriate Departments and agencies"
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Ron Wydn, Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member, on the Treasury's Russian oligarchs report: "Mr. Mnuchin's lack of seriousness and subsequent refusal to take immediate action is both reckless and a dereliction of duty."
Russian spy chief Naryshkin visited United States: Russian embassy
A Treasury Department spokesperson confirmed to BuzzFeed News that the newly released Treasury Department report of Russian oligarchs was derived from Forbes' ranking of the "200 richest businessmen in Russia 2017."
US to impose sanctions on Russia 'in the near future,' says Treasury Secretary
Russia's elite dismiss U.S. list as 'telephone book' of the wealthy
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Putin names Russian 23rd fighter aviation regiment the "Tallinn regiment". To "preserve holy historical military traditions" and to"raise spirit of military obligation".
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