North Korea's titular head of state will travel to Moscow this month instead of the country's young leader, Kim Jong Un, for ceremonies to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe.
Russian oil and gas condensate production remained at a post-Soviet record level of 10.71 million barrels per day in April, underpinned by a recent recovery in oil prices, Energy Ministry data has shown.
Maya Plisetskaya, a star of Russia's Bolshoi ballet, has died in Germany aged 89.
The net outflow of capital from Russia reached $32.6 billion during the first quarter of 2015, according to the Central Bank, and analysts predict capital flight will not stabilize anytime soon.
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