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Maria Kiselyova

Russia fines Google 3 million rbls for violating personal data law

Jul 29 2021

By Maria Kiselyova, Maria Vasilyeva, Polina Ivanova and Alexander Marrow

Belarus jails Lukashenko foe Babariko for 14 years in 'sham' trial

Jul 06 2021

MOSCOW (Reuters) -A court in Belarus jailed former presidential contender Viktor Babariko for 14 years on Tuesday after convicting him on corruption charges he denied, sparking condemnation from the West and the embattled opposition-in-exile. | Video

Russia says it chases British destroyer out of Crimea waters with warning shots, bombs

Jun 23 2021

MOSCOW/LONDON (Reuters) -Russia said on Wednesday it had fired warning shots and dropped bombs in the path of a British warship to chase it out of waters Moscow claims in the Black Sea off the coast of the Crimea peninsula. | Video

Belarus leader says detained journalist was plotting 'bloody rebellion'

May 26 2021

MOSCOW Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Wednesday a journalist pulled off a plane that was forced to land in Minsk had been plotting a rebellion, and he accused the West of waging a hybrid war against him. | Video

Lukaschenko wirft Westen hybride Kriegsführung vor

May 26 2021

Moskau Der belarussische Machthaber Alexander Lukaschenko kontert die wachsende internationale Kritik an der erzwungenen Landung eines Ryanair-Flugs und der Festnahme eines Bloggers mit scharfen Vorwürfen gegen den Westen.

Russia moves to slow Twitter's speed after protest row

Mar 10 2021

MOSCOW Russia said on Wednesday it was slowing down the speed of Twitter in retaliation for what it described as a failure to remove banned content, threatening to block the U.S. platform outright if it did not comply with its deletion demands. | Video

Russian trawler sinks in Barents Sea, 17 feared dead

Dec 28 2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) -A Russian fishing trawler capsized and sank in the freezing waters of the northern Barents Sea on Monday, with 17 of its 19 crew members feared dead.

Grenzschutz von Belarus - Oppositionelle Kolesnikowa festgenommen

Sep 08 2020

Moskau/Kiew/Vilnius Die belarussische Oppositionsführerin Maria Kolesnikowa ist nach Behördenangaben an der Grenze zur Ukraine festgenommen worden.

Belarus to hit Baltics with sanctions, Russia steps up support

Sep 03 2020

MOSCOW Belarus will impose travel bans on senior officials in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in retaliation for measures targeting its own officials, the foreign minister said on Wednesday, as Russia stepped up support for the Belarusian government.

Putin says Russia's handling of coronavirus is superior to U.S.

Jun 14 2020

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday that Russia was emerging from the novel coronavirus epidemic with minimal losses, having handled it better than the United States where he said party political interests got in the way.

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