German utility RWE on Monday closed the sale of its oil and gas production unit DEA to Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman, ending months of uncertainty over whether the 5.1 billion euro ($5.7 billion) deal would go ahead.
Ukraine's military said on Monday one Ukrainian serviceman was killed and four wounded in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, underscoring the fragility of a two-week-old cease-fire deal.
Moscow metro passengers will soon have to swipe their tickets when they go through exit turnstiles, as well as when they enter, local news service M24 reported Monday.
Boris Nemtsov, the Russian opposition politician who was shot dead Friday in front of the Kremlin, once considered seeking political asylum in Lithuania, former Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius has said.
A spokesperson for Moscow's information technology department has denied media reports that some of the surveillance cameras around the Kremlin had been switched off at the time of Boris Nemtsov's murder.
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