According to Ukrainian authorities 152 soldiers or pro-Kiev militants are still being held by separatists in the east, while Kiev is ready to return 306 rebel captives, according to Medvedchuk
The broadly phrased bill will leave it to the Russian government to determine which foreign media outlets would be designated as foreign agents. It doesn’t refer to Russian media with foreign funding.
Allegations that United States President Donald Trump’s election campaign colluded with Moscow last year to turn voters away from Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton have hampered the president’s efforts to improve frosty U.S.-Russian relations.
Donald Trump was in Hanoi for a brisk visit with Vietnam’s top communist leaders to drum up trade deals and seek further support on containing North Korea’s nuclear weapons ambitions, which have been a dominant theme on each leg of his Asia tour.
“We agreed very quickly,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One as he flew from the APEC meeting in the resort city of Danang to Vietnam’s capital Hanoi.
Both, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin are attending the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in the Vietnamese city of Danang.
An explosive 2016 report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency alleged state-sponsored doping in Russia from 2011 to 2015.
Russian and Iranian help has proved crucial for Assad, allowing him to win a series of military victories since 2015 and to reestablish his control over most of Syria
Putin said “millions of people were declared enemies of the people on absurd charges, executed, mutilated and went through the suffering in prisons and labor camps.”
The United States had tried to stir up separatism in southern Russia in the 1990s, said Putin, something he said he knew for a fact from his stint leading the FSB spy agency.
According to reports, Putin named the cute fluffy as Verny which means “faithful” in Russian. Soon photos of the leader with the dog spread like wildfire on across social media platforms, with the small clip of the leader kissing and pampering the pup going viral.
A business forum will include speeches by top ministers and the heads of state-owned energy giants Saudi Aramco and Gazprom as well as a presentation of Saudi’s Vision 2030 reform programme, which aims to end the kingdom’s dependence on oil.
Zenit started against Sociedad with three Russians, five Argentines, a Slovenian, a Serbian and an Italian. Three Russians came on as substitutes.
The conflict between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists has claimed more than 10,000 lives since it erupted in 2014.
North Korea’s latest nuclear test on Sunday rattled its neighboring countries, prompting the United States to speak about a “military response” and South Korea to conduct major military exercises.