Since Russia has faced a serious terrorist threat for more than two decades, it has developed a series of direct and indirect anti-terrorist measures, aimed at destroying Islamic militants and restoring the affected regions.Add comments
- 17:56 20/08/2014
- 15:28 14/08/2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin is certain the new head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Metropolitan Onufry will assist in the restoration of peace in the country, a statement published on the Kremlin website Thursday said.
- 18:48 05/08/2014
- 19:58 29/07/2014
A hundred of Syrian children from Damask’s Orthodox shelters and boarding schools arrived Tuesday in Russia for a two-week vacation at a recreation camp near Moscow, an accompanying Syrian official told RIA Novosti.
- 22:07 28/07/2014
- 18:54 18/07/2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope on Friday that his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, will manage to come up with a long-lasting peaceful solution for the current standoff in eastern Ukraine that would satisfy all conflicting sides.
- 02:50 14/03/2014
- 01:30 28/01/2014
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church said Monday that priests should be assigned staff positions within the ranks of the Interior Ministry’s troops following the success of a similar move in the military.
- 18:03 31/12/2013
A prominent Russian Orthodox Church academic has been sacked from his post as a professor at a Moscow theological school for writing blog posts and giving interviews at variance with the Church’s official position on current affairs.
- 14:12 19/12/2013
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- 18:41 18/12/2013
The leader of the Russian Orthodox Church presented the nation’s answer to Frank Sinatra with a top award on Wednesday for his public service, adding to the flamboyant now-lawmaker’s already glittering array of decorations.1
- 14:41 29/11/2013
- 18:43 22/11/2013
A meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Pope Francis scheduled for next week is especially important in the context of the ongoing Syrian civil war, a senior Russian Catholic priest said.
- 07:22 21/11/2013
A man suspected of murdering a Russian Orthodox priest that recently came to prominence for his defense of jailed anti-Kremlin punk rockers has been ruled mentally unfit to stand trial, investigators said Wednesday.
- 21:01 14/11/2013
- 05:30 13/11/2013
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church and a powerful Roman Catholic Church cardinal on Tuesday voiced readiness for collaboration ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to the Vatican for a meeting with Pope Francis on November 25.
- 19:46 04/11/2013
- 07:12 19/10/2013