TASS: Emergencies – Abkhazia’s PM died after collision with car entering oncoming line

SUKHUM, September 9. /TASS/. The automobile with Prime Minister of Abkhazia Gennady Gaguliya that died in a traffic accident on Saturday evening collided with a car entering an oncoming lane in Gudautsky district of the Republic, Deputy Minister of Interior Kazbek Kimshakhov told TASS on Sunday. “A car entering the oncoming lane collided with the […]

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TASS: Emergencies – Prime Minister of Abkhazia died in traffic accident

Gennady Gaguliya © Maksim Grigoryev/TASS SUKHUM, September 9. /TASS/. Prime Minister of Abkhazia Gennady Gaguliya died in a traffic accident on Saturday evening, press secretary of the republican government Diana Zantariya told TASS. The traffic accident occurred near the Myussera militia post, she said. According to information available, the driver and security guards of the prime […]

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TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – London refuses to cooperate with Russia on case of Glushkov’s death

LONDON, September 9. /TASS/. The United Kingdom refuses from cooperation with Russia investigating the circumstances behind Russian businessman Nikolay Glushkov’s death, Russia’s embassy in London said on Saturday. “We should note that British authorities continue to refuse to cooperate on the investigation of the mysterious death on 12 March in London of former Deputy Director […]

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22 regional Russian leaders including Moscow mayor to be chosen by voters on single election day — RT Russian Politics News

Russian citizens go to the polls on Sunday to elect the heads of 22 regions, including the mayor of the capital, Moscow. They will also elect lawmakers in 16 regional legislatures and thousands of municipal councils. The Moscow mayoral elections are probably the most important event of election day, with five candidates running for the […]

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TASS: Society & Culture – Russia’s Natalya Kudryashova awarded as Best Actress in Venice Film Festival’s Horizons

© AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia ROME, September 8. /TASS/. Natalya Kudryashova, who starred in the Man Who Surprised Everyone movie directed by Natalia Merkulova and Alexei Chupov was awarded as Best Actress in the Venice Film Festival’s Horizons, the jury said on Saturday. The awarding ceremony was streamed online live. Kudryashova stars as a pregnant woman, the […]

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TASS: World – US Gen Dunford says not scheduled to speak with Russia’s Gen Gerasimov over Syria

WASHINGTON, September 8. /TASS/. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said that he had not spoken with General Valery Gerasimov, chief of the General Staff of Russia’s Armed Forces, “since the crisis over Idlib began” and no more contacts had been scheduled, the US Department of Defense said […]

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Alleged Russian spy may not have offered sex for job, prosecutors concede | World news

The alleged Russian spy Maria Butina said she planned to use members of Donald Trump’s entourage to shape his views on Russia shortly before meeting one of Trump’s sons during the 2016 election campaign, prosecutors have alleged. But the prosecutors also conceded in a filing to court late on Friday that they may have wrongly […]

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Turkey warns Russia an attack on Idlib will turn it into ‘lake of blood’ | World news

Turkey has warned it will not stand by and watch a Russian-led attack on Syria’s Idlib province, which it said could turn the densely-packed north west of the country into a “lake of blood” and force an overwhelming exodus of refugees. Speaking hours after a three-way summit in Tehran at which the Turkish president, Recep […]

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TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy

Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin © Mikhail Metzel/TASS MOSCOW, September 8. /TASS/. Relations of Russia and Armenia are developing progressively in all fields, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during his talks with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in Moscow on Saturday. At the talks, Putin said that the two countries had […]

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