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Russia Accuses U.S. of Deliberately Delaying Visas for Its Officials
The Russian Embassy said Washington could further damage already strained relations.
Russia Summons Senior U.S. Diplomat Over UN Visa Row
Moscow said 10 members of a Russian delegation traveling to attend the United Nations General Assembly had not been issued visas by the U.S.
Russia Denies Visas to 2 U.S. Senators Amid G7 Tensions
Russia has done so several times in recent years, especially those who have pushed for sanctions against Moscow.
Russian Chess Legend Karpov Unable to Get U.S. Visa, His Friend Says
Karpov has been helping train top young U.S. chess players at the Chess Max Academy for the past two years.
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Russia to Grant Some Visas to U.S.-Embassy Backed Moscow School
Russia last month blocked visas for 30 teachers and administrators at the school, founded in 1949 to educate the children of diplomats.
Russia Demands U.S. End ‘Discriminatory’ Athlete Visa Practices
Russian tennis star Svetlana Kuznetsova was denied a U.S. visa, barring her from defending her title at a tournament in Washington D.C.
Russia Offers Simplified E-Visas to Visitors of St. Petersburg
The move is expected to attract 12 million tourists to Russia's cultural capital each year.
U.S. Doubles 3-Year Visa Fees for Russians in 'Reciprocal' Move
New rules will also make it mandatory for Russian nationals to appear at a U.S. embassy or consulate for interviews to renew the multiple-entry visas.
U.S. Official Hints at Shorter Visa Waiting Times for Russians
Current visitor visa wait times at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow and the consulate in Yekaterinburg stand at 300 days.
Asylum Seeker Extradited to Russia Despite Protests by Rights Watchdogs
Slovak authorities have extradited an asylum seeker from the Russian Caucasus region of Ingushetia to Russia, the Justice Ministry said on Wednesday.
Russia to Extend Football Fans' Visa-Free Regime to the End of 2018
Putin announced that foreigners with fan IDs will receive multi-entry visa-free travel to Russia through December.
Russians Seek Out Greek Properties for Bargains, Visas
George Kachmazov, a Russian realtor, is buying up property in Athens.
U.S. Consulates Resume Visa Services in Russia
Consulates in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok have resumed processing applications
U.S. To Resume Limited Visa Services in Russia Next Week
On Dec. 11, limited interviews for non-immigrant visas to the U.S. will be available at consulates in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok
Russian State Media Says U.S. Denied Visa to Russian Delegation to Attend UN Briefing
A delegation from the Russian Defense Ministry General Staff was denied visas by U.S. authorities to attend a UN briefing in New York
Zakharova: Russia Won’t Respond to U.S. Visa Cuts Because That Would Be 'Genocide'
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has said Russia won’t retaliate against the U.S. Embassy’s plan to restrict visas for Russian...
How Russian State Media Invented 'Huge' Lines Outside the U.S. Embassy
A RBC journalist reported there were about seven people and 10 journalists waiting outside the consular section
Foreign Minister Says Russia Won't End Travel for Europeans
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said there are no plans to halt visa processing from Europe.
6 Places You Need to Visit on Russia's Free Far East E-Visa
Russia is introducing a new e-visa scheme for tourists visiting the country's Far East. Here's how to make the most of it.
U.S. Citizens Targeted in Russian Visa Clampdown
An increasing number of Americans are facing visa problems or deportation from Russia due to worsening political ties, the Kommersant newspaper reported...
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