Social and political events and celebrations were held in Russia on the traditional “Holiday of Spring and Labor,” May Day. Russia’s ruling duo, President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin made a rare joint appearance at a May Day rally in downtown Moscow on Tuesday.
17:1505/05/2012Two powerful explosions in quick succession hit Makhachkala on May 3. According to preliminary reports, a car with a suicide bomber on board exploded and when a vehicle containing rescue workers arrived at the scene there was a second explosion. Blasts killed at least 13 people and injured more than 100 others.>>