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 2021-09-24 21:34 

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Patrushev, Sullivan discuss Afghanistan, Russian-U.S. strategic stability dialogue...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev and U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan have had a telephone conversation to discuss the situation in Afghanistan and the continuation of the Russian-U.S. dialogue ...

 2021-09-24 17:32 

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Anti-Russian sanctions recommended in U.S. draft defense budget economic blackmail - Russian senator...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - Russian Federation Council Deputy Speaker Konstantin Kosachyov has described the anti-Russian sanctions recommended in the U.S. draft defense budget as economic blackmail and nonsense."The U.S. Congress House of Representa...

 2021-09-24 14:31 

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United Russia gets 324 seats in new State Duma, while 57 seats go to CPRF, 27 to A Just Russia, 21 to LDPR, and 13 to New People - CEC head...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - United Russia has won 324 out of the 450 seats in the new State Duma as a result of the elections held on September 17-19, Russian Central Elections Commission (CEC) Chairperson Ella Pamfilova said."United Russia gets 324 ...

 2021-09-24 13:38 

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Rashnikov selling 1.5% of MMK via ABB, price guidance is $1.028-$1.0679 per share...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - Mintha Holding Limited, representing the interests of Viktor Rashnikov, the principal owner of Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK) , is selling 1.5% of the company's shares in the form of an accelerated order book.The or...

 2021-09-24 12:54 

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Russia registers 21,379 new Covid-19 cases, new all-time high of 828 deaths in past 24 hours - HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - Russia has registered 21,379 new cases of Covid-19 and a new all-time high of 828 deaths in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement on Friday."Over the past day, 21,379 Covid-19 cases w...

 2021-09-24 12:17 

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Novatek CFO Gyetvay arrested in U.S. on tax evasion charges...

MOSCOW. Sept 24 (Interfax) - The U.S. authorities have charged Novatek CFO Mark Gyetvay with failing to disclose his assets in order to avoid paying taxes.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, Gyetvay has been arrested and faces lengthy terms of up...

 2021-09-24 09:19 

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Moscow warns Washington against imposing new sanctions...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova has warned the United States against passing another bill of sanctions against Russian officials and public figures."Yet again, we would like to warn Washington against...

 2021-09-23 21:17 

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Four Africans suspected of arranging fraudulent 800,000-euro transfer of footballer from Danish club arrested in St. Petersburg...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Law enforcement agencies have detained four people in St. Petersburg on suspicion of defrauding an Italian football club of 800,000 euros by arranging the fake transfer of a player from Denmark, Russian Interior Ministry spoke...

 2021-09-23 19:19 

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Gamaleya Center submits documents to Russian Health Ministry for registering coronavirus vaccine for teens...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - The Gamaleya Center has submitted documents to the Russian Health Ministry in order to register a coronavirus vaccine for teens, the Russian health minister's assistant Alexei Kuznetsov said on Thursday."Yes, we have r...

 2021-09-23 14:15 

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Ambassador Sullivan advocates finding solution to current restrictions on work of Russian, U.S. diplomatic missions...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Current restrictions on the operation of the Russian and U.S. diplomatic missions do not help create conditions for normalizing relations between the two countries, U.S. Ambassador in Moscow John Sullivan said on Thursday at a...

 2021-09-23 12:16 

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Coronavirus morbidity spikes in Russia to 21,438 in past 24 hours, death toll grows to 820 - HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Russia has registered 21,438 new cases of Covid-19, which is significantly more than on September 22, and 820 deaths, which correlates to the latest all-time highs, in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters s...

 2021-09-23 12:08 

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Calvey plans further investment in Russian economy...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - U.S. businessman Michael Calvey, founder of the Baring Vostok investment company given a suspended sentence in Russia, says he remains optimistic about investing in the Russian economy."I am still optimistic about Russia, ...

 2021-09-23 11:48 

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CEC head Pamfilova says indifferent to possible U.S. sanctions against her...

MOSCOW. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Russian Central Elections Commission (CEC) Chairperson Ella Pamfilova has said she's indifferent to possible U.S. sanctions against her, and she deems confidence of Russian voters to be the most important thing."I coul...

 2021-09-23 11:48 

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Gazprom Neft, Iraq agree to changes in conditions of Badra project, but have yet to put it in writing...

DUBAI. Sept 23 (Interfax) - Gazprom Neft and the authorities of Iraq have agreed on fundamental changes to the conditions of the development of the Badra field and all that is left to do is to put the agreement in writing, the Russian oil company's de...

 2021-09-23 10:42 

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Zelensky believes political-financial groups behind assassination attempt on his aide...

KYIV. Sept 22 (Interfax) - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky believes the assassination attempt on his aide Serhiy Shefir was a response by various political-financial groups to the presidential team's course and activity to reduce their influenc...

 2021-09-22 20:06 

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Nord Stream 2 partners Gazprom and Shell discuss European gas market situation...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller and Royal Dutch Shell (SPB: RDS.A) CEO Ben van Beurden have held a working meeting via videoconference, "focusing on the situation in the European gas market," the Russian gas giant said in a ...

 2021-09-22 17:39 

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Russia sends 30,000 doses of Sputnik Light vaccine to Laos as humanitarian aid...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - A Russian Emergency Situations Ministry plane has delivered 30,000 doses of the Russian Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik Light to Laos as humanitarian aid, the ministry's press service told reporters."A plane of the Russian Em...

 2021-09-22 17:39 

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Russian govt supports Sberbank developing ecosystem, but warns against going into noncore businesses...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - The Russian government supports Sberbank developing an ecosystem to expand client services, but advises the state bank not to go into noncore businesses, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told reporters."Many say this is non...

 2021-09-22 17:28 

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Russian General Staff chief, U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman discuss ways to reduce military activity risks - Russian Defense Ministry...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - Russian General Staff Chief Valery Gerasimov and Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley held talks in Finland on Wednesday, the Russian Defense Ministry said."In the course of the meeting, the military comm...

 2021-09-22 13:30 

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Gazprom megaproject could get 900 bln rubles from NWF outside quota of 1.6 trln rubles for three years...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - The huge project of Gazprom and RusGazDobycha to build a complex near Ust-Luga to process ethane-bearing gas at an estimated cost of 3 trillion rubles could become the biggest recipient of financing from Russia's National ...

 2021-09-22 12:30 

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Russia registers 19,706 new cases of Covid-19, 817 deaths in past 24 hours - HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 22 (Interfax) - Russia has registered 19,706 new cases of Covid-19 and 817 related deaths in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement on Wednesday."Over the past day, 19,706 Covid-19 cases were confirme...

 2021-09-22 12:08 

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Car of Ukrainian president's aide comes under fire, driver wounded...

KYIV. Sept 22 (Interfax) - The car of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's first aide Serhiy Shefir came under fire near the village of Lisnyky in the Kyiv region, wounding the car driver, the press service for Ukraine's National Police said.&...

 2021-09-22 11:37 

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Lavrov to hold talks with partners from Gulf States, Central America at UN GA...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will hold a number of bilateral talks with foreign partners, including from Gulf States and the Central American Integration System, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, the minis...

 2021-09-21 21:22 

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United Russia wins 324 Duma seats, Communists 57, A Just Russia - For Truth 27, Liberal Democrats 21, New People 13...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - The United Russia party has won 324 seats in the State Duma, according to preliminary data from the Central Election Commission.The figure includes 126 mandates on federal lists of candidates and 198 mandates on single-mandate...

 2021-09-21 19:16 

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Monetary tightening to curb GDP growth in 2022, this expected at 3% per year in 2022-24...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - The Economic Development Ministry expects Russian GDP to grow at the level of 4.2% in 2021 and 3.0% per year in 2022-2024; the monetary tightening that has occurred will limit economic growth next year, Economic Development Mi...

 2021-09-21 19:11 

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Inter RAO started supplying electricity to Belarus in Aug, keeps total export forecast at 19 bln kWh...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - PJSC Inter RAO started supplying electricity to Belarus at the end of August, member of the company's management board Alexandra Panina told reporters.Supplies are taking place in "fairly big" volumes, Panina said....

 2021-09-21 19:01 

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United Russia wins 324 Duma seats, Communists 57, A Just Russia - For Truth 27, Liberal Democrats 21, New People 13...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - The United Russia party has won 324 seats in the State Duma, according to preliminary data from the Central Election Commission.The figure includes 126 mandates on federal lists of candidates and 198 mandates on single-mandate...

 2021-09-21 18:31 

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ECHR judgement saying Russia responsible for Litvinenko's murder groundless - Peskov...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - The Kremlin believes that the judgement of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), which has concluded that Russia is responsible for the murder of former Federal Security Service officer Alexander Litvinenko, is unsubstant...

 2021-09-21 13:15 

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Russia sees 19,179 daily Covid-19 cases, 812 related deaths - coronavirus response HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - Russia has recorded 19,179 new cases of Covid-19 and 812 related deaths over the past 24 hours, the coronavirus operative response headquarters reported on Tuesday."Russia has recorded 19,179 new confirmed coronavirus case...

 2021-09-21 12:37 

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Russian govt prepared to let Rosneft into European gas market through agreement with Gazprom "as experiment" - paper...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - The Russian government is generally prepared to allow Rosneft to export 10 billion cubic meters of gas to Europe per year through an agent agreement with Gazprom "as an experiment," national daily Kommersant reported o...

 2021-09-21 10:00 

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United Russia Party leading in State Duma elections with 49.82% of vote after 100% of ballots counted - CEC data...

MOSCOW. Sept 21 (Interfax) - With 100% of the ballots counted, the United Russia Party is leading in the State Duma elections with 49.82% of the vote, according to data shown on the information display on the website of the Russian Central Elections Commi...

 2021-09-20 19:11 

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Russia, Zimbabwe sign memorandum of understanding on civilian nuclear use cooperation...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Russia and Zimbabwe have signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the peaceful utilization of nuclear energy.The document was signed during the 65th session of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Genera...

 2021-09-20 17:49 

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United Russia gets more votes than other parties in Duma elections, wins constitutional majority - CEC chair...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - The United Russia party has garnered more votes in the elections to the State Duma than any other party, securing a constitutional majority, Central Elections Commission (CEC) Chairperson Ella Pamfilova said on Monday."The...

 2021-09-20 16:23 

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Six killed, 24 hurt in Perm University attack - Russian Health Ministry...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Six people were killed and 24 were hurt as a result of the armed attack at Perm State University, the Russian Health Ministry's press service said on Monday, citing updated information."According to an update from the ...

 2021-09-20 16:21 

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Court upholds fine of 1.5 mln rubles imposed on TikTok over failure to remove content prohibited in Russia...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Moscow's Tagansky District Court has upheld a fine imposed on TikTok over failure to remove content prohibited in Russia."The appeal against the ruling of a justice of the peace dated May 28 has been dismissed," co...

 2021-09-20 14:42 

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Russia ready to support IAEA in securing the green status of nuclear energy...

VIENNA. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Russia is ready to support the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in securing green status of nuclear energy, Alexei Likhachev, CEO of Rosatom state atomic energy corporation, said during the 65th General Conference of ...

 2021-09-20 13:17 

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Russia registers 19,744 new Covid-19 cases, 778 deaths in past 24 hours - HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Russia has registered 19,744 new cases of Covid-19 and 778 related deaths in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement on Monday."Over the past day, 19,744 Covid-19 cases were confirmed i...

 2021-09-20 12:09 

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Eight parties may be represented in new State Duma - CEC's preliminary info...

MOSCOW. Sept 20 (Interfax) - The preliminary results of the count of votes in the State Duma elections indicate that representatives of eight parties and three independent candidates could win seats in the new State Duma.After processing 84.62% of protoco...

 2021-09-20 10:46 

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Unknown assailant opens fire on premises of Perm University, there are casualties...

PERM. Sept 20 (Interfax) - Shots have been fired on the premises of Perm State University, and there are casualties, a source with the ambulance service told Interfax."An unknown person has broken into the premises of Perm State University and opened ...

 2021-09-20 10:13 

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Russian Investigative Committee to conduct inquiry into foreign cyberattacks on online voting...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - The Russian Investigative Committee will conduct an inquiry into the circumstances of cyberattacks on the resources for remote online voting, a statement on the committee's website said on Friday."The chairman of the R...

 2021-09-17 20:37 

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Putin, Finnish counterpart Niinisto discuss Russia-Finland relations, European affairs, Afghanistan, activities of Arctic Council...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto have spoken over the phone, the Kremlin said."[Putin and Niinisto] discussed current issues related to bilateral relations, including the implemen...

 2021-09-17 17:54 

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Russian Econ Ministry expects 12-14 IPOs, SPOs in 2022, 10 offerings in 2023...

SOCHI. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Russia's Economic Development Ministry expects 12-14 new initial and secondary public offerings on the capital market in 2022, Deputy Economic Development Ministry Ilya Torosov said during the International Banking Forum or...

 2021-09-17 17:23 

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Iran becomes full-fledged member of SCO...

DUBAI. Sept 17 (Interfax) - The participants in a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), held in the Tajik capital Dushanbe on Friday, admitted Iran to the SCO as a full-fledged member, Iranian journalist Abas Aslani said."Iran's f...

 2021-09-17 17:23 

Interfax

West should become chief donor of Afghanistan's recovery - Putin...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has said it's necessary to work with the United States on the phased unfreezing of Afghanistan's financial reserves; he also believes that the U.S. and NATO should become the main donor...

 2021-09-17 17:21 

Interfax

Bystrinsky spin-off in doubt due to dividend differences among Nornickel shareholders - -sources...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - The spin-off of MMC Norilsk Nickel's (Nornickel) Bystrinsky copper and gold mining project in favor of Nornickel shareholders could be in doubt; at the very least it is being held up, as the matter has not been referred to...

 2021-09-17 15:03 

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Kazakhstan investor buys APB from CBR, outbidding PSB, Sovcombank at auction...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Pioneer Capital Invest LLP, an investor from Kazakhstan, is to be the new owner of Asian-Pacific Bank (APB), the Central Bank of Russia (CBR) said in a statement on Friday following the results of the auction held for the sale...

 2021-09-17 11:56 

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Russia registers 19,905 new cases of Covid-19, 791 deaths in past 24 hour - HQ...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Russia has registered 19,905 new cases of Covid-19 and 791 deaths in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement on Friday."Over the past day, 19,905 Covid-19 cases were confirmed in 85 reg...

 2021-09-17 11:56 

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Nabiullina repeats one or more rate hikes possible, links future easing to deposit conditions...

SOCHI. Sept 17 (Interfax) - The Central Bank of Russia's (CBR) decision to raise its key interest rate by 1 percentage point in July has not completely played itself out and one or more additional rate hikes might be needed at upcoming CBR board meeti...

 2021-09-17 10:52 

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Smart Voting app removed from Google Play and App Store...

MOSCOW. Sept 17 (Interfax) - Google and Apple have removed the Smart Voting application linked to associates of Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny, from Google Play and App Store, Navalny's supporters said on social media.Deputy head of Russia...

 2021-09-17 09:17 

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EU Parliament's report attempt to meddle in Russian internal affairs - State Duma speaker...

MOSCOW. Sept 16 (Interfax) - The European Parliament's recent report and resolution on Russia and the upcoming Russian elections is an attempt to meddle in this country's internal affairs, State Duma Chairman Vyacheslav Volodin said."The Europ...

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