The Moscow Times - Independent News From Russia https://www.themoscowtimes.com/news The Moscow Times offers everything you need to know about Russia: Breaking news, top stories, business, analysis, opinion, multimedia, upcoming cultural events en-us Sun, 22 Sep 2019 08:13:05 +0200 600 Russia Criticizes U.S. General Over Plan to Destroy Kaliningrad Air Defenses https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-criticizes-us-general-over-plan-to-destroy-kaliningrad-air-defenses-a67378 "Firstly we consider this a threat. Secondly, we consider such statements to be absolutely irresponsible," Zakharova said. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:06:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-criticizes-us-general-over-plan-to-destroy-kaliningrad-air-defenses-a67378 St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport Eyes Opening Up to Foreign Budget Airlines https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/st-petersburgs-pulkovo-airport-eyes-opening-up-to-european-budget-airlines-a67372 The airport wants to boost its annual traffic to 35 million passengers by 2025.  Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:04:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/st-petersburgs-pulkovo-airport-eyes-opening-up-to-european-budget-airlines-a67372 St. Petersburg’s New Governor, Undeterred by Charges of Vote Fraud, Promises Moscow-Style Revival https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/st-petersburgs-new-governor-undeterred-by-charges-of-vote-fraud-promises-moscow-style-revival-a67373 Critics say Alexander Beglov is a Kremlin appointee unfit for the northern capital. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:58:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/st-petersburgs-new-governor-undeterred-by-charges-of-vote-fraud-promises-moscow-style-revival-a67373 Russia Moves to Expand Its Arctic Icebreaker Fleet, Already the World's Largest https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-moves-to-expand-its-arctic-icebreaker-fleet-already-the-worlds-largest-a67370 Russian state company Rosmorport aims to strengthen its position in Arctic waters with nine new icebreaking ships. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 14:36:07 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-moves-to-expand-its-arctic-icebreaker-fleet-already-the-worlds-largest-a67370 Jailed Russian Actor Released Ahead of Appeal After Moscow Protest Verdicts Spark Outcry https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/jailed-russian-actor-released-ahead-of-appeal-after-moscow-protest-verdicts-spark-outcry-a67369 Pavel Ustinov's conviction for injuring a police officer at an Aug. 3 protest has intensified the public outcry over the "Moscow case." Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:07:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/jailed-russian-actor-released-ahead-of-appeal-after-moscow-protest-verdicts-spark-outcry-a67369 One Detained North Korean Poacher Died, FSB Says https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/one-detained-north-korean-poacher-died-fsb-says-a67367 A Russian border patrol discovered two North Korean schooners fishing illegally off its far eastern coast and detained the first vessel. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:26:44 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/one-detained-north-korean-poacher-died-fsb-says-a67367 Russia Sends Shaman en Route to Exorcise Putin to Psychiatric Hospital https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-sends-shaman-en-route-to-exorcise-putin-to-psychiatric-hospital-a67364 "Are they afraid of his shamanic powers?" Amnesty International's Russia director said in a statement condemning his detention. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:16:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-sends-shaman-en-route-to-exorcise-putin-to-psychiatric-hospital-a67364 U.S. Says It Has Plans to ‘Take Down’ Western Russian Region's Air Defenses https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/us-says-it-has-plans-to-take-down-western-russian-regions-air-defenses-a67360 The U.S. and Russia have conducted multiple probes of each other’s air defense systems this year. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:41:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/us-says-it-has-plans-to-take-down-western-russian-regions-air-defenses-a67360 Russia Casts 13th Veto of UN Security Council Action During Syrian War https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-casts-13th-veto-of-un-security-council-action-during-syrian-war-a67357 Russia and China put forward their own draft resolution demanding a truce in northwest Syria, but it failed to get enough votes. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:17:16 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/russia-casts-13th-veto-of-un-security-council-action-during-syrian-war-a67357 6 Jehovah’s Witnesses Jailed For ‘Extremism’ in Russia https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/6-jehovahs-witnesses-jailed-for-extremism-in-russia-a67356 They were detained during mass nationwide raids on suspicion of taking part in an “extremist organization.”  Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:59:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/20/6-jehovahs-witnesses-jailed-for-extremism-in-russia-a67356 ‘We Tracked Your Social Media, You’re Gay’: Russian Student Threatened With Expulsion https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/we-tracked-your-social-media-youre-gay-russian-student-threatened-with-expulsion-a67349 “The fact that I have a girlfriend, in [the vice president's] opinion ... doesn’t prove that I’m not gay,” the student said. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:02:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/we-tracked-your-social-media-youre-gay-russian-student-threatened-with-expulsion-a67349 Russia Hands Google Small Fine for Advertisement Infraction https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russia-hands-google-small-fine-for-advert-infraction-a67351 Russia has fined Google on several occasions in recent years, although those fines typically amount only to small sums. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:05:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russia-hands-google-small-fine-for-advert-infraction-a67351 Who Is Speaking Out Against the Moscow Protest Prosecutions? https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/who-is-speaking-out-against-the-moscow-protest-prosecutions-a67347 Clergymen, actors, teachers and other professionals have signed open letters in support of the individuals swept up in the crackdown. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:43:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/who-is-speaking-out-against-the-moscow-protest-prosecutions-a67347 Russian Priest Who Signed Open Letter in Support of Protesters Says 'Government Threats' Not the Answer https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-priest-who-signed-open-letter-in-support-of-protesters-says-government-threats-not-the-answer-a67345 "A state devoid of justice is no better than a band of robbers." Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:56:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-priest-who-signed-open-letter-in-support-of-protesters-says-government-threats-not-the-answer-a67345 Russian Volcano’s Eruption Turns Skies Purple Across the Globe – Study https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-volcanos-eruption-turns-skies-purple-across-the-globe-study-a67340 “Even seemingly isolated volcanic eruptions can have global consequences,” the researchers said. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:57:23 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-volcanos-eruption-turns-skies-purple-across-the-globe-study-a67340 Russian Court to Review Actor's Jailing After Public Outcry https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-court-to-review-actors-jailing-after-public-outcry-a67343 Ustinov could potentially be freed from custody this week.  Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:57:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/russian-court-to-review-actors-jailing-after-public-outcry-a67343 Uganda Says Russia to Help it Develop Nuclear Energy https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/uganda-says-russia-to-help-it-develop-nuclear-energy-a67338 Uganda's energy needs are expected to jump in coming years. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:23:14 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/uganda-says-russia-to-help-it-develop-nuclear-energy-a67338 Siberian Shaman ‘Kidnapped’ While Crossing the Country to ‘Expel’ Putin – Reports https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/siberian-shaman-kidnapped-while-crossing-the-country-to-expel-putin-reports-a67339 Witnesses said he was apprehended by armed and masked men and that his whereabouts are unknown. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:59:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/19/siberian-shaman-kidnapped-while-crossing-the-country-to-expel-putin-reports-a67339 Islamic State Cells Busted in Nearly 20 Russian Regions, Anti-Extremism Official Says https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/islamic-state-cells-busted-in-nearly-20-russian-regions-anti-extremism-official-says-a67336 Russian authorities have reportedly investigated almost 1,000 terrorist crimes in the first half of 2019. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:54:44 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/islamic-state-cells-busted-in-nearly-20-russian-regions-anti-extremism-official-says-a67336 Israel Is a 'Russian-Speaking Country,' Putin Says https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/israel-is-a-russian-speaking-country-putin-says-a67337 “Our nations are united by common and often tragic pages in history,” he explained. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:42:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/israel-is-a-russian-speaking-country-putin-says-a67337 Moscow Protester Released as Russians Campaign Against Prosecutions https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/moscow-protester-released-as-russians-campaign-against-prosecutions-a67334 Gubaidulin had been held on suspicion of throwing a plastic bottle at police during one of this summer's Moscow election protests. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:37:43 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/moscow-protester-released-as-russians-campaign-against-prosecutions-a67334 How the Michael Calvey Case Has Unfolded So Far https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/how-the-michael-calvey-case-has-unfolded-so-far-a67335 The saga that triggered unease among Russia’s business community and stoked tensions between Moscow and Washington may soon be over. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:10:18 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/how-the-michael-calvey-case-has-unfolded-so-far-a67335 St. Petersburg Authorities Probe Stabbing of Uzbek Migrant as Hate Crime https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/st-petersburg-authorities-probe-stabbing-of-uzbek-migrant-as-hate-crime-a67332 Photographs showed one of the detained suspects wearing tattoos of Nazi symbols. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:36:17 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/st-petersburg-authorities-probe-stabbing-of-uzbek-migrant-as-hate-crime-a67332 Russia Detained More Than 160 North Korean Sailors After Attack, FSB Says https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-detained-more-than-160-north-korean-sailors-after-attack-fsb-says-a67320 The crew of a North Korean schooner carried out an armed attack on a border patrol ship's inspection team, the FSB said. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:11:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-detained-more-than-160-north-korean-sailors-after-attack-fsb-says-a67320 Muscovites Stage Single Pickets at Presidential Office in Support of Jailed Actor https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/actors-stage-single-pickets-near-presidential-office-in-support-of-colleague-jailed-at-protest-a67333 Pavel Ustinov’s sentencing to three and a half years behind bars after one of this summer's Moscow protests has triggered a growing public backlash. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:25:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/actors-stage-single-pickets-near-presidential-office-in-support-of-colleague-jailed-at-protest-a67333 Russia Plans to Build Major Radar System At Its Northernmost Point https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-plans-to-build-major-radar-system-at-its-northernmost-point-a67327 The installation at Cape Chelyuskin is reported to cost 1.2 billion rubles ($18.7 million). Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:56:22 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-plans-to-build-major-radar-system-at-its-northernmost-point-a67327 More than 120 Priests Urge Russia to Drop Prosecutions of Moscow Protesters https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/more-than-120-priests-urge-russia-to-drop-prosecutions-of-moscow-protesters-a67329 The jail sentences “look increasingly like the intimidation of Russian citizens than a fair ruling against the defendants,” the open letter says. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:27:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/more-than-120-priests-urge-russia-to-drop-prosecutions-of-moscow-protesters-a67329 Xenophobia Is Still On the Rise in Russia – Poll https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/xenophobia-is-still-on-the-rise-in-russia-poll-a67326 The increase in negative attitudes toward migrants comes amid rising worries over poverty, experts said. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:06:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/xenophobia-is-still-on-the-rise-in-russia-poll-a67326 Russia May Drop Case Against U.S. Investor Calvey – Kommersant https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-may-drop-case-against-us-investor-calvey-kommersant-a67328 Baring Vostok executives were detained in February on embezzlement charges, which they denied. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:02:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/18/russia-may-drop-case-against-us-investor-calvey-kommersant-a67328 Russians Don’t Believe There Is a Shortage of Women Politicians, Poll Says https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russians-dont-believe-there-is-a-shortage-of-women-politicians-poll-says-a67323 Up to 17% of legislative seats in Russia are currently held by women, about half the global average. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 17:08:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russians-dont-believe-there-is-a-shortage-of-women-politicians-poll-says-a67323 Russian Kid Skateboarder Without Legs Goes Viral After Tony Hawk Shoutout https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-kid-skateboarder-without-legs-goes-viral-after-tony-hawk-shoutout-a67318 Maxim Abramov learned how to skateboard using only his hands for propulsion after his legs were amputated as a baby. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 16:06:12 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-kid-skateboarder-without-legs-goes-viral-after-tony-hawk-shoutout-a67318 Belarus Finds Illegal Ukrainian Arms Shipments to Russia https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/belarus-finds-illegal-ukrainian-arms-shipments-to-russia-a67317 The smuggling network moved weapons, parts and ammunition from Ukraine through Lithuania and Belarus to reach Russia. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:50:15 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/belarus-finds-illegal-ukrainian-arms-shipments-to-russia-a67317 Khodorkovsky Group Condemns Repression in Russia in Open Letter, Gains Prominent Supporters https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/khodorkovsky-group-condemns-repression-in-russia-in-open-letter-gains-prominent-supporters-a67316 Signatories include the creators of the hit TV series "Game of Thrones" and former heads of state. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 13:31:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/khodorkovsky-group-condemns-repression-in-russia-in-open-letter-gains-prominent-supporters-a67316 Russian Actors Launch Flashmob in Support of Colleague Jailed Over Moscow Protests https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-actors-launch-flashmob-in-support-of-colleague-jailed-over-moscow-protests-a67314 Actors have adopted the phrase “I/We Are Pavel Ustinov,” borrowing from this summer's campaign in support of a jailed journalist. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:47:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-actors-launch-flashmob-in-support-of-colleague-jailed-over-moscow-protests-a67314 Russia Seeks Answers After ‘Groundless’ FBI Hacking Report https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-seeks-answers-after-groundless-fbi-hacking-report-a67312 A Yahoo News report published Monday said Russian operatives allegedly breached FBI communications starting in 2010. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:45:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-seeks-answers-after-groundless-fbi-hacking-report-a67312 Russian Football Stars Kokorin and Mamayev Released From Prison on Parole https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-football-stars-kokorin-and-mamayev-released-from-prison-on-parole-a67313 The players sparked a public outcry last year after CCTV footage showed them taking part in two violent assaults. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:14:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russian-football-stars-kokorin-and-mamayev-released-from-prison-on-parole-a67313 Russia Could Gain From Saudi Oil Attack – Analysts https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-could-gain-from-saudi-oil-attack-analysts-a67311 Russia, the world's second-largest oil exporter, is poised to emerge as a winner following drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's largest oil refinery. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:58:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-could-gain-from-saudi-oil-attack-analysts-a67311 Russia Fines U.S. Student With Drug Possession Over Medical Marijuana https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-fines-us-student-with-drug-possession-over-medical-marijuana-a67128 She was allegedly found in possession of 19.05 grams of cannabis during an airport search. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:57:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-fines-us-student-with-drug-possession-over-medical-marijuana-a67128 Explosion Hits Russian Lab That Houses Smallpox, Ebola Viruses https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/explosion-hits-russian-lab-that-houses-smallpox-ebola-viruses-a67307 The lab is one of two places on Earth known to store samples of the live smallpox virus. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:53:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/explosion-hits-russian-lab-that-houses-smallpox-ebola-viruses-a67307 Putin Proposes Russian Weapons for Saudi Arabia After Oil Industry Attacks https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/putin-proposes-russian-weapons-for-saudi-arabia-after-oil-industry-attacks-a67308 These Russian weapons would protect any infrastructure facilities of Saudi Arabia, Putin said. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:52:49 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/putin-proposes-russian-weapons-for-saudi-arabia-after-oil-industry-attacks-a67308 Russia, Turkey, Iran Agree Steps to Ease Tensions in Syria's Idlib Despite Lingering Differences https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-turkey-iran-agree-steps-to-ease-tensions-in-syrias-idlib-despite-lingering-differences-a67306 The summit of the three countries aimed to find a lasting truce in Syria. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:47:30 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/17/russia-turkey-iran-agree-steps-to-ease-tensions-in-syrias-idlib-despite-lingering-differences-a67306 Russian National Guardsman Asks Colleagues to Disobey ‘Criminal Orders’ to Detain Protesters https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russian-national-guardsman-asks-colleagues-to-disobey-criminal-orders-to-detain-protesters-a67303 He called the detentions “repressions that have engulfed our city” and called for the release of “political prisoners.” Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:59:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russian-national-guardsman-asks-colleagues-to-disobey-criminal-orders-to-detain-protesters-a67303 Authorities Failed to Prevent Repeat of ‘Historic’ 2013 Floods in Far East Russia, Residents Say https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/authorities-failed-to-prevent-repeat-of-historic-2013-floods-in-far-east-russia-residents-say-a67301 Residents and local officials say the authorities' inaction has made their regions ill-prepared for this summer's floods in the Far East. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:07:32 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/authorities-failed-to-prevent-repeat-of-historic-2013-floods-in-far-east-russia-residents-say-a67301 Kremlin Warns Against 'Hasty Conclusions' Over Attacks in Saudi Arabia https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/kremlin-warns-against-hasty-conclusions-over-attacks-in-saudi-arabia-a67302 "We call for all countries to avoid any hasty steps or conclusions which may deepen destabilization," Peskov said. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:10:10 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/kremlin-warns-against-hasty-conclusions-over-attacks-in-saudi-arabia-a67302 Russia, Belarus to Form Economic ‘Confederacy’ by 2022 – Kommersant https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-belarus-to-form-economic-confederacy-by-2022-kommersant-a67297 “The partial economic integration is on a level no less than in the European Union,” the newspaper wrote after seeing the plan of action. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:15:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-belarus-to-form-economic-confederacy-by-2022-kommersant-a67297 Edward Snowden, Currently in Russia, Says He'd 'Love to Be Granted Asylum in France' https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/edward-snowden-currently-in-russia-says-hed-love-to-be-granted-asylum-in-france-a67299 Snowden has been living in Russia since 2013 since revealing details of U.S. intelligence agencies' secret surveillance programs. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:33:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/edward-snowden-currently-in-russia-says-hed-love-to-be-granted-asylum-in-france-a67299 Actor Jailed for ‘Spraining’ Policeman’s Shoulder at Moscow Election Protests https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/actor-jailed-for-spraining-policemans-shoulder-at-moscow-election-protests-a67300 Pavel Ustinov has said he was merely a bystander at the Aug. 3 protest.  Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:21:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/actor-jailed-for-spraining-policemans-shoulder-at-moscow-election-protests-a67300 Russia Jails First FSB Officer on Torture Charges, Experts Say https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-jails-first-fsb-officer-on-torture-charges-experts-say-a67293 “The torture case against an FSB officer sets a precedent in Russia,” a human rights lawyer said. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 10:17:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-jails-first-fsb-officer-on-torture-charges-experts-say-a67293 Russia Says There's Enough Oil in Global Stockpiles to Replace Lost Saudi Barrels https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-says-theres-enough-oil-in-global-stockpiles-to-replace-lost-saudi-barrels-a67292 Attacks on Saudi oil facilities have raised concerns about a global shortfall of supplies. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:41:00 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/russia-says-theres-enough-oil-in-global-stockpiles-to-replace-lost-saudi-barrels-a67292 News From Russia: What You Missed Over the Weekend https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/news-from-russia-what-you-missed-over-the-weekend-28-a67290 Saudi Arabian oil. Taliban talks. A puzzling parade. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 08:53:47 +0200 https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/09/16/news-from-russia-what-you-missed-over-the-weekend-28-a67290