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Putin strategist resigns as Russian deputy PM
Analysts say former deputy prime minister was forced out amid growing rift between Putin's Kremlin and government.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 18:55 GMT
Japan and Russia: Trade before territory?
With deals worth billions of dollars at stake, we ask if they can settle a a decades-long territorial dispute.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 11:44 GMT
Security increased for World Championships
Russian authorities to increase security prior to World Athletics Championships following Boston marathon tragedy.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 17:03 GMT
Cyprus banks to remain closed until Thursday
Banks have been closed since March 16 to avert run on deposits as country's politicians struggled to reach bailout deal.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2013 23:58 GMT
Russia says Assad's chances fading
Prime Minister Medvedev says Syrian president's chances of keeping power are getting "smaller and smaller" as war rages.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2013 17:29 GMT
Russia hunts suspects in ballet acid attack
Police investigate brutal assault on art director of famous Bolshoi Ballet that is reportedly linked to internal strife.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 00:14 GMT
Controversial Russia treason law takes effect
Critics say new legislation is so vague the government can now brand any inconvenient figure a traitor.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2012 22:03 GMT
Russia PM wants Pussy Riot members freed
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says he detests their act, but that the women band members should be released.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 05:59 GMT
US candidates spar over foreign policy
President Obama and Romney clash over US military strength and crises in the Middle East in final televised debate.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 13:05 GMT
Russia holds first governor polls since 2004
First elections held for regional governors since President Vladimir Putin banned such direct voting eight years ago.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 10:49 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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In Pictures: Ramadan in Aleppo
Syrian opposition fighters spent the holy month of Ramadan fasting while fighting regime forces.
In Pictures: West Bank anger
Deadly clashes erupt as thousands of Palestinians protest against mounting death toll in Gaza.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's war against Ebola
Medical facilities are fiercely battling the world's largest outbreak of the deadly disease.
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