The ruling by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) that awarded $2.6 billion in compensation to shareholders of the former Russian oil company Yukos, is neither fair, nor impartial, the Russian Justice Ministry said Thursday.
The deputy head of Russia’s aviation agency, Oleg Storchevoi, and a group of aviation experts have arrived in Kiev to participate in the investigation of the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crash site in eastern Ukraine.
Russia is relying on China’s assistance in organizing a humanitarian mission in eastern Ukraine, Russian Foreign Affairs Minister Sergei Lavrov said during talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
Sochi 2014 Olympic champion in ladies’ singles figure skating Adelina Sotnikova told RIA Novosti that she misses the spirit of competition and has gained a new perspective on her career as a result of the Olympics.
The lawyers of a Russian national Roman Seleznev announced that a possible investigation error has been made, as the prosecution failed to prove that the detained person is the one who was supposed to be taken into custody.
The United States could impose sanctions on derivatives trading and short-term loans with Russian companies if Moscow doesn’t change its stance on the crisis in Ukraine, Bloomberg reported Thursday citing a Treasury Department official.
The lawyers of whistleblower Edward Snowden in an interview with Australian ABC channel on Wednesday denied reports that former NSA contractor, who was granted a temporary asylum in Russia, was preparing to go back to the United States to face charges.
Western sanctions imposed against Crimea will allow local authorities to focus on region’s most competitive business areas, former governor of Sevastopol Alexei Chaliy said in an interview with Russia's Komsomolskaya Pravda newspaper.
Russia submitted to the United Nations and Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) its data of objective area surveillance over the Malaysian Boeing crash site in Ukraine, Russian Ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin told UN Security Council Wednesday.
Russia expects that ministerial level meeting of Middle East Quartet will be held during the UN General Assembly session this September, Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said Wednesday.