Russia's only oil drilling rig in the Arctic, the Prirazlomnaya platform, has now produced over 4 million barrels of crude oil, owner Gazprom Neft said in a statement Thursday.
The West can try to hurry Russia's development along and scold it for bad behavior but ultimately it won't work, Russia will develop at its own pace and nobody else's, writes columnist Pyotr Romanov.
The countries investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine a year ago are considering setting up an independent international tribunal.
Conservative St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov is campaigning to have Nike's #betrue banned from the Russian market.
LONDON — An unknown number of Londoners might have been put at risk by the 2006 poisoning of ex-KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko with a radioactive isotope, which amounted to "a nuclear attack on the streets" of the British capital, an inquiry heard on Thursday.
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