|04/05/2018 09:55||DIARY-Political and General News Events from April 4 ( Reuters Africa )|
MOSCOW - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits to Russia and he will meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (to Apr. 5). ** ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - Liberia President George Weah is on official visit to Ivory Coast. GENEVA - United Nations Human Rights Committee, 122nd session (to Apr. 6).
|04/04/2018 04:05||DIARY-Political and General News Events from April 3 ( Reuters Africa )|
0230 GMT ANKARA - Meeting of the Russian-Turkish High Level Cooperation Council (HLCC) involving Russian and Turkish Presidents Vladimir Putin and Recep ... SMOLENSK, Russia/CRACOW, Poland - 8th Anniversary of the Smolensk Tragedy to be held in Smolensk, Russia, as well as in Poland.
|03/29/2018 09:50||DIARY-Political and General News Events from March 28 ( Reuters Africa )|
MOSCOW - Chinese Special Presidential Representative, State Councilor, and Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits Russia (Final Day). TORONTO ... TUESDAY, APRIL 10 SMOLENSK, Russia/CRACOW, Poland - 8th Anniversary of the Smolensk Tragedy to be held in Smolensk, Russia, as well as in Poland.
|03/28/2018 17:35||DIARY-Political and General News Events from March 27 ( Reuters Africa )|
MOSCOW - Chinese Special Presidential Representative, State Councilor, and Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits Russia (to March 28). ... TUESDAY, APRIL 10 SMOLENSK, Russia/CRACOW, Poland - 8th Anniversary of the Smolensk Tragedy to be held in Smolensk, Russia, as well as in Poland.
|03/27/2018 09:35||DIARY-Political and General News Events from March 26 ( Reuters Africa )|
MONDAY, MARCH 26 ** MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin is to meet the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in Moscow. ... TUESDAY, APRIL 10 SMOLENSK, Russia/CRACOW, Poland - 8th Anniversary of the Smolensk Tragedy to be held in Smolensk, Russia, as well as in ...
|03/26/2018 17:35||Poland to announce new version of 2010 presidential jet crash soon ( TASS )|
MOSCOW, March 26. /TASS/. Poland's governmental subcommittee, which has launched a new investigation into the 2010 presidential jet crash near Russia's Smolensk, will soon announce its conclusions, Poland's Ambassador to Moscow Wlodzimierz Marciniak said in an interview with TASS.
|03/22/2018 17:50||Backstory: Counting votes in Russia's presidential election ( Reuters India )|
Reuters reporters were posted at 12 polling stations across five regions of Russia, where they tracked voting without interruption from the moment polls opened at 8 a.m. until after voting finished at 8 p.m. and election officials completed the count. The objective was to witness every person who walked ...
|03/20/2018 01:35||International Observers React to Russian Presidential Election ( Sputnik International )|
... that Russian voters are very mature," Li said at a press conference at the Rossiya Segodnya news agency. According to the Chinese observer, delegation members agreed that this year's election was very open and well organized. He noted that the Chinese delegation visited Moscow and Smolensk, ...
|03/20/2018 01:35||Commentary: Why Putin is still â genuinely â popular in Russia ( Reuters )|
Vladimir Putin won big on Sunday. According to the central election commission, the Russian president glides into his fourth term after winning his biggest ever election victory, with nearly 77 percent favoring him. His nearest rival was an affluent multi-millionaire communist who got more than 11 percent ...
|03/19/2018 09:50||Russian vote problems: Ballot stuffing, coercion, gimmicks ( The Daily Star )|
Members of a local election commission empty a ballot box as they start counting votes during Russia's presidential election in the small town of Krasnyi, some 50 km north of Smolensk, on March 18, 2018. (AFP / Sergei GAPON). RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Associated Press. you've reached a ...
|03/19/2018 09:50||Russian election: Putin's opponents allege voters were ordered to go to polling stations ( Hindustan Times )|
She said those alleging the election was rigged were biased against Russia. Reuters reporters at polling stations across Russia spoke to multiple voters who said they had been instructed by bosses or academic supervisors to vote. Many took photographs of themselves voting, saying they were needed ...
|03/19/2018 09:50||Russia election: Food and 'polar bears' in polling stations ( BBC News )|
Russia election: Food and 'polar bears' in polling stations ... There were colourful scenes before and after Russians voted to give Vladimir Putin a fourth term as president. Russian ... And for those voters who couldn't get to a polling station the ballot box was taken to them - like here in Smolensk.
|03/19/2018 09:50||Russians are 'being forced to vote' to save Putin the humiliation of a low turnout ( Business Day )|
Members of a local electoral commission sign ballots ahead of Russia's presidential election in Smolensk, Russia, on March 18 2018. REUTERS ... Many voters credit Putin, a 65-year-old former KGB spy, with standing up for Russia's interests in what they view as a hostile outside world. Russia's ...
|03/18/2018 17:40||Voting stations are opening across Russia as Putin seeks a fourth term ( TRT World )|
A man walks past a poster announcing March 18 presidential election in the small town of Krasnyi, some 50 km north of Smolensk, on March 17, 2018. Russia will vote for president on March 18, 2018. (AFP). Voting stations are opening across Russia as Vladimir Putin seeks a fourth term as President.
|03/18/2018 01:40||Putin is assured of a fourth term ( gulfnews.com )|
... local electoral commission sign ballots during the preparations for the upcoming presidential election at a polling station in Khislavichi in Smolensk Region ... MADRID: The result of Sunday's presidential election in Russia is a foregone conclusion â and the only thing to be decided is by how large will ...
|02/20/2018 11:20||Historical memory as tool for Ukrainian and Polish nationalism ( 112 International (blog) )|
Because, firstly, we do not know what really happened in 2010 in Smolensk and whether Russian special services played a role in this catastrophe. It's enough to say that until recently the military minister in Poland was a man who put everything at stake to prove "Putin's hand" - and he did not prove ...
|02/05/2018 18:30||A pro-Russian spiral ( New Eastern Europe )|
The Russian defence ministry confirmed its readiness to use military force against the neighbouring country. The head of Russia's Committee on the CIS Connections and Cooperation with Compatriots, Alexey Ostrovsky (the present-day governor of the Smolensk region), stated at that time: âRussia can ...
|01/30/2018 02:30||Putin visits Moscow's Jewish Museum ( TASS )|
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday visited Moscow's Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center where he was shown the foundation stone of a ... the monument," Boroda said, adding that the foundation stone had been taken from a site in the Smolensk region where the Nazis had executed the ...
|12/23/2017 00:15||Belarus president encourages private business development in small towns, countryside ( Belarus News (BelTA) )|
MINSK, 22 December (BelTA) â It is necessary to more actively develop private business in small towns and the countryside. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the statement as he met with representatives of the Belarusian business community on 22 December, BelTA has learned.
|12/19/2017 21:15||Putin, Trump agree to exchange information ( Alive For Football )|
Macierewicz said in a Thursday interview with Polish Radio 24: "Coming from the mouth of the leader a country that is responsible for. the Smolensk tragedy, such words are really shocking". President Donald Trump spoke with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, amid the intensifying investigation into ...