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Oleg Shchedrov

Oleg Shchedrov

    Russia to axe some weapons if US abandons shield
    Russia to axe some weapons if US abandons shield
    Russia will stop developing some strategic weapons if the United States drops plans for a missile shield in Europe, Interfax news agency quoted the...
    Russia swears in Medvedev as new leader
    Russia swears in Medvedev as new leader
    Dmitry Medvedev was sworn in as President in a solemn ceremony in the Kremlin's throne room on Wednesday, ushering in an unprecedented period of...
    Kremlin: Nato ties hinge on Ukraine-Georgia issue
    Kremlin: Nato ties hinge on Ukraine-Georgia issue
    The fate of bids by ex-Soviet Ukraine and Georgia to join Nato will show if the Western alliance is serious about cooperating with Russia or bent...
    Putin accuses US of meddling in Russia vote
    Putin accuses US of meddling in Russia vote
    President Vladimir Putin accused Washington on Monday of plotting to undermine December parliamentary elections seen widely as a demonstration of...
    Putin warns he will point missiles at Europe
    Putin warns he will point missiles at Europe
    President Vladimir Putin said Russia would go back to its Cold War stance of aiming its missiles at Europe if Washington went ahead with a plan to...
    Clinton bids farewell to friend Yeltsin
    Clinton bids farewell to friend Yeltsin
    Former United States president Bill Clinton embraced Boris Yeltsin's widow with one of his trademark hugs on Wednesday as he paid his last respects...
    Russia prepares to bury Yeltsin
    Russia prepares to bury Yeltsin
    Russia prepared to bury former president Boris Yeltsin on Wednesday, mourning the man who dismantled the Soviet Union and piloted the country in...
    Moscow drug clinic fire kills 45 women
    Moscow drug clinic fire kills 45 women
    A fire at a Moscow drug rehabilitation clinic on Saturday killed 45 female patients and staff whose attempts to flee were hampered by metal grilles...