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Ruble Slump Hits Russians' Wallets, But Support for Putin Remains

Ruble Slump Hits Russians' Wallets, But Support for Putin Remains

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Nikolayev, a 56-year old graphic designer who enjoys foreign travel and imported wine, blames the West, not Putin, for the pain.

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U.S. Voices Concern Over Russia's New Space Weapons

U.S. Voices Concern Over Russia's New Space Weapons

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Russia's pursuit of counterspace capabilities "is disturbing given the recent pattern of Russian malign behavior," the U.S. official said.

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Lavrov Says Dollar's Days Are Numbered as Global Trade Currency

Lavrov Says Dollar's Days Are Numbered as Global Trade Currency

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Russia is exploring the option of instead using national currencies to settle bilateral trade deals, the foreign minister said.

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Russia Not Expected to Stand Up for Tanking Ruble Amid Sanctions

Russia Not Expected to Stand Up for Tanking Ruble Amid Sanctions

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A threat of more U.S. sanctions has sent the ruble tumbling to its weakest since mid-2016.

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UN Tells Russia to Rein in Torture, Report on Efforts

UN Tells Russia to Rein in Torture, Report on Efforts

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The statement responded to the filmed beating of inmate Yevgeny Makarov last year.

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Russia Objects to U.S. Proposal to Blacklist Russian Bank at UN

Russia Objects to U.S. Proposal to Blacklist Russian Bank at UN

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Russian diplomats argued that the proposal is not "adequately substantiated by sufficient information."

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French President Macron, Sentsov's Mother Petition Kremlin for Hunger Striker

French President Macron, Sentsov's Mother Petition Kremlin for Hunger Striker

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The Kremlin said on Thursday it had received a letter from the mother of Oleg Sentsov asking Russian President Vladimir Putin to pardon her son.

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Medvedev: More U.S. Sanctions are Economic War

Medvedev: More U.S. Sanctions are Economic War

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Medvedev said Moscow would take economic, political or other retaliatory measures against the United States if Washington targeted Russian banks.

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Russian Orthodox Nationalists Hope for Tsar's Return

Russian Orthodox Nationalists Hope for Tsar's Return

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"We are striving for the restoration of an autocratic monarchy."

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Russian Markets Reel As U.S. Sanctions Spiral Escalates

Russian Markets Reel As U.S. Sanctions Spiral Escalates

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The latest sanctions respond to the poisoning of Sergei Skripal by Russian agents, which Moscow calls "far-fetched."