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United States

Nastassia Astrasheuskaya

Children, many ill, would be victims of Russia ban on U.S. adoption

Dec 26 2012

MOSCOW Family Christmas cards and smiling snapshots of children sent by their adoptive American parents fill Galina Sigayeva's office in Russia's second city St Petersburg.

Children, many ill, would be victims of Russia ban on U.S. adoption

Dec 26 2012

MOSCOW Family Christmas cards and smiling snapshots of children sent by their adoptive American parents fill Galina Sigayeva's office in Russia's second city St Petersburg.

Children, many ill, would be victims of Russia ban on U.S. adoption

Dec 26 2012

MOSCOW Family Christmas cards and smiling snapshots of children sent by their adoptive American parents fill Galina Sigayeva's office in Russia's second city St Petersburg.

Children, many ill, would be victims of Russia ban on U.S. adoption

Dec 26 2012

MOSCOW Family Christmas cards and smiling snapshots of children sent by their adoptive American parents fill Galina Sigayeva's office in Russia's second city St Petersburg.

Children, many ill, would be victims of Russia ban on U.S. adoption

Dec 26 2012

MOSCOW Family Christmas cards and smiling snapshots of children sent by their adoptive American parents fill Galina Sigayeva's office in Russia's second city St Petersburg.

Russian assembly set for tough response to U.S. rights bill

Dec 09 2012

MOSCOW Russia's foreign minister urged parliament on Sunday to agree a tough response to a U.S. law punishing Russian human rights violators, increasing the risk of a chill in relations with Washington.

Russian assembly set for tough response to U.S. rights bill

Dec 09 2012

MOSCOW Russia's foreign minister urged parliament on Sunday to agree a tough response to a U.S. law punishing Russian human rights violators, increasing the risk of a chill in relations with Washington.

Pussy Riot protester alone in cell after inmate tension

Nov 23 2012

MOSCOW Jailed Pussy Riot punk protester Maria Alyokhina has been moved to a single-person cell for her own protection because of tension with other prisoners, her lawyer and Russia's federal penitentiary service said on Friday.

Pussy Riot protester alone in cell after inmate tension

Nov 23 2012

MOSCOW Jailed Pussy Riot punk protester Maria Alyokhina has been moved to a single-person cell for her own protection because of tension with other prisoners, her lawyer and Russia's federal penitentiary service said on Friday.

Pussy Riot protester alone in cell after inmate tension

Nov 23 2012

MOSCOW Jailed Pussy Riot punk protester Maria Alyokhina has been moved to a single-person cell for her own protection because of tension with other prisoners, her lawyer and Russia's federal penitentiary service said on Friday.

World News

'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.