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Watch: Russians vaccinating house pets, wild animals

Watch: Russians vaccinating house pets, wild animals

Russia began vaccinating domestic animals against COVID-19 about a month ago, claiming other countries are also interested in the treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 11:17
Russian-associated hackers target US firms, demand $70 million in ransom

Russian-associated hackers target US firms, demand $70 million in ransom

A Russian-affiliated group of hackers targeted a U.S. technology firm, claiming to have locked up a million accounts & demanding ransom.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 13:02
Comparison of Israeli and Russian announcements of Bennett-Putin conversation

Comparison of Israeli and Russian announcements of Bennett-Putin conversation

It is remarkable how different two versions of the same diplomatic event can be. Op-ed.Dr. Aaron Lerner, 07/07/2021 12:00
All passengers on Russian flight presumed dead after debris found

All passengers on Russian flight presumed dead after debris found

22 passengers and six crew members feared dead after debris of Russian plane located at sea. Investigation has been opened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 08:26
Russian government hackers breach Republican National Committee

Russian government hackers breach Republican National Committee

Sources say Russian government hackers breached the computer systems of the Republican National Committee last week.Ben Ariel, 07/07/2021 02:12
28 killed in plane crash in eastern Russia

28 killed in plane crash in eastern Russia

No survivors after passenger plane crashes in Kamchatka.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 14:21
Putin holds up Israel as a model of unity for Ukrainians and Russians

Putin holds up Israel as a model of unity for Ukrainians and Russians

Slavic peoples should learn from Jews on how to unite, Russian president says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 02/07/2021 07:44
Watch: Russians don't realize they're getting 'wrong' vaccine experts deemed ineffective

Watch: Russians don't realize they're getting 'wrong' vaccine experts deemed ineffective

Many Russians complaining the vaccine they signed up for was swapped for another without their knowledge or consent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 22:34
BBC: Classified docs on 'Russian provocation' found at bus stop

BBC: Classified docs on 'Russian provocation' found at bus stop

A BBC report alleges almost 50 pages of secret info. regarding British warship that 'strayed' into Russian waters found 'in soggy heap'.Eitan Divinsky, 27/06/2021 15:10
Watch: The moment Russian ship fires 'warning shot' at UK vessel

Watch: The moment Russian ship fires 'warning shot' at UK vessel

Russia released a video showing a coast guard vessel warning a British ship it was violating its border and firing a warning shot last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2021 08:16
Putin denies Russia will provide satellites to Iran

Putin denies Russia will provide satellites to Iran

Russian Pres. Putin: Claims Russia will provide satellites to Iran 'nonsense.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2021 21:46
Israel concerned by Russian satellite to be provided to Iran

Israel concerned by Russian satellite to be provided to Iran

The advanced satellite system will give Tehran the ability to track military bases in Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/06/2021 01:38
Report: Russia to supply Iran with advanced satellite system

Report: Russia to supply Iran with advanced satellite system

The system will give Tehran an unprecedented ability to track military bases in Israel.Elad Benari, 11/06/2021 04:12
Russia outlaws Navalny's organizations

Russia outlaws Navalny's organizations

Moscow court labels organizations founded by Russian opposition leader "extremist", essentially outlawing them.Elad Benari, 10/06/2021 02:08
Russian money keeping Belarussian dictatorship afloat

Russian money keeping Belarussian dictatorship afloat

With Belarussian regime facing international sanctions for the latest crackdown on local opposition, it continues relying on Russian aid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 20:40
Coronavirus pandemic: Russia and Argentina declared 'red' countries

Coronavirus pandemic: Russia and Argentina declared 'red' countries

Restrictions on travel to and from seven countries extended as Health Ministry adds two more countries to 'red' list.Ido Ben Porat, 28/05/2021 12:33
Russia fines social media platforms for posting 'banned' content

Russia fines social media platforms for posting 'banned' content

A Russian court fined social media giants for failing to delete banned content voicing support for jailed opposition leader Navalny.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2021 14:35
Watch: Viral video compares U.S., Russian army ads

Watch: Viral video compares U.S., Russian army ads

'Raised by 2 mothers, I found my calling' - a video makes fun of U.S. army's pandering to 'WOKE' media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 18:10
Is Russia targeting CIA operatives with 'energy weapon?'

Is Russia targeting CIA operatives with 'energy weapon?'

Fox News questions whether Russia has been targeting government officials & CIA agents with 'energy microwave weapon.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2021 10:54
Florida announces state of emergency over pipeline cyberattack

Florida announces state of emergency over pipeline cyberattack

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis urged Biden administration to take serious action following ransomware attack attributed to Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 11:09
Russia ready to promote direct contacts between Israel and PA

Russia ready to promote direct contacts between Israel and PA

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia is ready to facilitate direct Israel-PA dialogue.Elad Benari, 06/05/2021 05:38
Watch: Russia tests supersonic cruise missile in Black Sea

Watch: Russia tests supersonic cruise missile in Black Sea

Experts are questioning if the Russian navy's supersonic cruise missile launch was intended to send a warning to US President Biden.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 11:56
Moscow Jewish community center set on fire and vandalized on Hitler's birthday

Moscow Jewish community center set on fire and vandalized on Hitler's birthday

The attack follows an incident late last year in which an intruder, unable to break in, defaced the outside of the building and a car.Dan Verbin, 28/04/2021 03:50
Russia: Iran nuclear deal safeguards Israel's security needs

Russia: Iran nuclear deal safeguards Israel's security needs

Head of Russian delegation to nuclear talks: We believe nuclear deal will correspond with the security interests of all states.Ben Ariel, 27/04/2021 05:33
Mysterious audio leak of Iran's FM: Russia tried to prevent deal

Mysterious audio leak of Iran's FM: Russia tried to prevent deal

Experts say a leaked interview of Iran's FM Javad Zarif that has set off a firestorm in the country couldn't have come at a worse time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 21:23
Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny to end hunger strike

Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny to end hunger strike

Navalny, on advice from outside doctors, is ending his prison hunger strike after 24 days.Dan Verbin, Canada, 23/04/2021 22:29
Ukrainian ambassador: We asked Netanyahu to serve as a mediator with Russia

Ukrainian ambassador: We asked Netanyahu to serve as a mediator with Russia

Ukraine's ambassador to Israel: We asked Netanyahu to be involved as mediator because he has good relations with both Putin and Zelensky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2021 05:59
Despite Russian threats: Dems reluctant to renew nuclear program

Despite Russian threats: Dems reluctant to renew nuclear program

With a serious Russian buildup on Ukraine border threatening to destabilize region, US military commanders warn of an aging nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 08:41
Putin: Anyone who crosses red lines will face harsh response

Putin: Anyone who crosses red lines will face harsh response

Russian president delivers warning to foreign rivals, accuses US of plotting coup, assassination in Belarus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 17:37
Russia transfers Alexei Navalny to a prison hospital

Russia transfers Alexei Navalny to a prison hospital

The move comes after the EU and the US warned they would hold Moscow responsible for the state of Kremlin critic's health.Ben Ariel, 20/04/2021 06:47
EU: Russian military buildup along Ukrainian border a 'matter of concern'

EU: Russian military buildup along Ukrainian border a 'matter of concern'

Europe's foreign policy chief states it will only take “a spark” to set off a confrontation on Ukraine's border between West and Russia.Dan Verbin, 20/04/2021 04:29
US warns Russia of 'consequences' if Navalny dies

US warns Russia of 'consequences' if Navalny dies

Biden's national security advisor says Washington warned Russia that it would be held accountable if Kremlin critic dies in prison.Ben Ariel, 19/04/2021 05:34
Doctors warn: Alexei Navalny could die 'any minute'

Doctors warn: Alexei Navalny could die 'any minute'

Doctors of jailed Kremlin critic warn that his health has rapidly deteriorated, demand immediate access to him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 05:19
Russia expels US diplomats in retaliation for US sanctions

Russia expels US diplomats in retaliation for US sanctions

Russia announces it will expel 10 US diplomats and add eight others to its sanctions list.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 16/04/2021 20:13
Russia: US sanctions won't 'help' Biden-Putin summit

Russia: US sanctions won't 'help' Biden-Putin summit

Russia summons US ambassador to warn against imposing new sanctions in retaliation for election interference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 16:26
The Cold War is re-emerging in the Middle East

The Cold War is re-emerging in the Middle East

The Russians and ttheir Chinese “frenemies,” see the US retreat from the region as an opportunity to flex their muscles. Op-ed.Sarah N. Stern, 13/04/2021 05:57
Jailed Russian opposition leader moved to medical facility due to respiratory illness

Jailed Russian opposition leader moved to medical facility due to respiratory illness

Alexei Navalny suffering from high temperature and bad cough.Ben Ariel, 06/04/2021 04:13
Putin signs law allowing him two more consecutive terms, would stay in power until 2036

Putin signs law allowing him two more consecutive terms, would stay in power until 2036

Russian President has not yet revealed if he plans on running for one or two more terms, at the end of which he would be 83-years old.Dan Verbin, 05/04/2021 21:14
Russia may be building its military power - in the Arctic

Russia may be building its military power - in the Arctic

New 'superweapon' stealth torpedo capable of radiating target coastline, causing severe environmental damage, CNN reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 15:01
Iran and world powers to discuss nuclear agreement

Iran and world powers to discuss nuclear agreement

Officials from Iran, China, Russia, France, Germany and Britain will meet virtually to discuss possible US return to 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 02/04/2021 04:35
Russia: Alexei Navalny announces hunger strike

Russia: Alexei Navalny announces hunger strike

Russian opposition leader accuses prison officials of depriving him of proper medical care and sleep.Gary Willig, 31/03/2021 20:06
Watch: 3 Russian nuclear submarines emerge simultaneously from underneath Arctic ice

Watch: 3 Russian nuclear submarines emerge simultaneously from underneath Arctic ice

Three Russian submarines surface from beneath ice sheet simultaneously as part of Arctic expedition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2021 12:33
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny under brutal conditions in penal colony

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny under brutal conditions in penal colony

Accused of breaking parole while in Germany & serving 2.5-year prison term, Navalny says he's in 'real concentration camp.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2021 13:47
Boris Spiegel, Russian Jewish pharma mogul and philanthropist, arrested on bribery charges

Boris Spiegel, Russian Jewish pharma mogul and philanthropist, arrested on bribery charges

Pharma mogul alleged to have used influence to gain government contracts supplying drugs to healthcare facilities.Dan Verbin, 24/03/2021 22:59
Russian-Jewish billionaire and communal funder arrested for alleged bribes

Russian-Jewish billionaire and communal funder arrested for alleged bribes

Boris Spiegel, a Russian-Jewish pharmaceuticals mogul, has been arrested in Moscow in connection with a corruption investigation.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 24/03/2021 07:44
Putin to get COVID vaccine tomorrow

Putin to get COVID vaccine tomorrow

Russian president says he will receive one of the domestically produced coronavirus vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2021 15:22
WH spokesperson Jen Psaki on Biden's Putin remark: 'We have mutual interests'

WH spokesperson Jen Psaki on Biden's Putin remark: 'We have mutual interests'

Psaki stood by Biden calling Putin a 'killer' but said the US and Russia will resolve differences through diplomacy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2021 20:12
Putin recalls Russian ambassador to Washington

Putin recalls Russian ambassador to Washington

Russia angered after US President calls Vladimir Putin a "killer" in TV interview.Gary Willig, 17/03/2021 20:04
US to sanction Russia and Iran over election meddling

US to sanction Russia and Iran over election meddling

US intelligence community report finds Russian government meddled in 2020 election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 04:55
While publicly dismissing Sputnik vaccine, EU may be changing its mind

While publicly dismissing Sputnik vaccine, EU may be changing its mind

With efforts to vaccinate Europe's 450 million residents encountering difficulties, EU may turn to Moscow for its vaccineDan Verbin, 15/03/2021 15:27
Russian authorities detain independent political forum participants as "undesirable"

Russian authorities detain independent political forum participants as "undesirable"

Police arrest hundreds at forum hosted but 'undesirable' opposition group, accusing participants of 'administrative violations.'Dan Verbin, 14/03/2021 19:05
The USSR and the Old Middle East

The USSR and the Old Middle East

Ted Belman & Alex Maistrovoy, 12/03/2021 12:59
Countries worldwide vie for Russian vaccine as production lags

Countries worldwide vie for Russian vaccine as production lags

With billions of Russian-made SputnikV COVID vaccine doses already ordered by more than 50 countries, production and supply remain an issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2021 11:24
Turkey sentences five men to jail over 2016 murder of Russian ambassador

Turkey sentences five men to jail over 2016 murder of Russian ambassador

Turkish court sentences five men to life in jail for aiding and abetting gunman who murdered Russian ambassador Andrei Karlov in Ankara.Elad Benari, 10/03/2021 05:35
Israeli jailed in Russia for alleged ties to anti-Putin group

Israeli jailed in Russia for alleged ties to anti-Putin group

Israeli businessman jailed in Russia since January, local Jewish media report, over his alleged ties to Putin opposition group.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 07/03/2021 19:12
Russian TV station accuses Germany of 'pressure campaign'

Russian TV station accuses Germany of 'pressure campaign'

Russian government-sponsored RT, Ruptly YouTube channel claim Germany behind banks' refusal to open local accounts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2021 17:31
Forget Russia: The idealists’ utopian dream vs. reality

Forget Russia: The idealists’ utopian dream vs. reality

Tamar Yonah speaks with Lisa Bordetsky-Williams, who shares what Jews in Russia had to endure for centuries.Israel News Talk Radio, 03/03/2021 23:45