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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
US imposes sanctions on Russians over poisoning of Alexei Navalny

US imposes sanctions on Russians over poisoning of Alexei Navalny

US imposes sanctions in response to poisoning of Putin critic using Novichok nerve agent.Gary Willig, 02/03/2021 18:16
Report: Russia trying to locate remains of spy Eli Cohen

Report: Russia trying to locate remains of spy Eli Cohen

Arabic-language newspaper reports: Russia trying to locate remains of Eli Cohen, famous Israeli spy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2021 22:46
'Russia is a key player, relations with it are important'

'Russia is a key player, relations with it are important'

FM Ashkenazi to his Russian counterpart: We are proud of the achievements we have reached in the 30 years of bilateral relations.Orli Harari, 26/02/2021 04:36
Watch: Navalny references Harry Potter in defiant appeal

Watch: Navalny references Harry Potter in defiant appeal

Opposition leader Alexei Navalny, serving a 2.5 year jail term on charges of fraud, does not regret returning to Russia after poisoning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2021 21:35
Why did an Israeli woman cross into Syria?

Why did an Israeli woman cross into Syria?

As conflicting reports emerge about the haredi woman who crossed the Syrian border, more questions remain to be answered.i24NEWS, 21/02/2021 21:04
Woman who crossed into Syria lands in Israel

Woman who crossed into Syria lands in Israel

Netanyahu: I spoke twice with Putin, I asked for his help and he worked to return the Israeli woman who crossed the border into Syria.Ido Ben Porat, 19/02/2021 04:23
Deal to release Israeli woman held in Syria delayed

Deal to release Israeli woman held in Syria delayed

Negotiations hit snag after 2 Syrians held by Israel say they don't want to be deported to Syria. Israel hopes deal will be complete soon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 21:56
Israel negotiating prisoner exchange with Syria to return woman who crossed border

Israel negotiating prisoner exchange with Syria to return woman who crossed border

Russia reportedly mediating negotiations in which Israel would free 2 prisoners in exchange for woman who accidentally crossed into Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 15:51
Russian opposition gaining steam despite brutal crackdown

Russian opposition gaining steam despite brutal crackdown

Protests have spread across the country as the Kremlin holds opposition head Alexei Navalny in jail on charges of fraud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 14:31
Turkey: We will not cancel purchase of Russian defense system

Turkey: We will not cancel purchase of Russian defense system

Turkey makes clear it will not turn back from its acquisition of S-400 defense systems despite US sanctions.Elad Benari, 12/02/2021 05:55
Russian opposition leader sentenced to 3.5 years in prison

Russian opposition leader sentenced to 3.5 years in prison

Russian court jails Alexei Navalny to three-and-a-half-year sentence over alleged parole violations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2021 02:18
Russian university fires lecturer who denied Holocaust

Russian university fires lecturer who denied Holocaust

Vladimir Matveyev, Russian lecturer who denied gas chambers were used to kill Jews, is fired by university where he taught.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/01/2021 18:18
Russia backs PA proposal for international peace conference

Russia backs PA proposal for international peace conference

Russian Foreign Minister proposes Middle East peace conference to be held in the spring or in the summer.Elad Benari, 27/01/2021 04:28
Thousands rally across Russia to call for Navalny's release

Thousands rally across Russia to call for Navalny's release

Watch: More than a thousand people arrested at rallies across Russia as they called for release of opposition leader Alexei NavalnyArutz Sheva, 23/01/2021 20:39
PA to purchase doses of Russian vaccine

PA to purchase doses of Russian vaccine

PA will purchase about 100,000 doses of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, its envoy to Moscow says.Elad Benari, 22/01/2021 06:35
PA to receive Russian COVID vaccine on Tuesday

PA to receive Russian COVID vaccine on Tuesday

PA’s “civil affairs minister” is scheduled to return from Russia with a shipment of about 5,000 doses of the Sputnik vaccine.Elad Benari, 19/01/2021 01:05
Watch: Anti-Putin activists arrested ahead of Navalny's arrival

Watch: Anti-Putin activists arrested ahead of Navalny's arrival

Bloomberg Quicktake aired footage from Moscow’s airport prior to the arrival of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 20:10
Trump blasts Russia probe after documents released

Trump blasts Russia probe after documents released

Fox News reports Republicans are furious after Sen. Graham released declassified documents from probe into Trump's alleged ties to Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2021 21:38
US intelligence: Russia likely behind last month's hacks

US intelligence: Russia likely behind last month's hacks

US Director of National Intelligence says hackers who breached several federal agencies appeared to be collecting intelligence.Elad Benari, 06/01/2021 01:04