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DFA: No Filipino casualty in Aeroflot plane crash in Russia

Posted on Tuesday, 7 May 2019 02:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday (May 7) reported that no Filipino casualty was recorded in a passenger plane mishap in Moscow, Russia. “The Philippine Embassy...

41 reported killed after Russian passenger plane crash-lands in Moscow

Posted on Monday, 6 May 2019 03:58 PM | No Comments
RUSSIA — Forty-one people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday (May 5), including two children, after the aircraft caught fire as it made a bumpy...

Russia says hackers stole more than $17 million from its banks in 2017

Posted on Wednesday, 14 February 2018 09:07 PM | No Comments
MAGNITOGORSK, Russia (Reuters) – Hackers stole more than 1 billion roubles ($17 million) from Russian banks using the Cobalt Strike security-testing tool in 2017, a central bank official said on...

Russia hunts for body fragments, clues after fatal plane crash

Posted on Monday, 12 February 2018 05:46 PM | No Comments
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Emergency workers in Russia searched snow-covered fields outside Moscow on Monday, looking for body fragments and clues after a fatal plane crash a day earlier killed all...

Russia meets Comic-Con Festival

Posted on Tuesday, 3 October 2017 03:50 PM | No Comments
A colorful cosplay contest highlighted the Comic-Con 2017 Festival in Moscow where participants showed off their imitations of their favorite characters from games, movies and comic books. “The festival is...

U.S. retaliates against Russia, orders closure of Consulate, annexes

Posted on Friday, 1 September 2017 08:36 PM | No Comments
The United States has told Russia to close its Consulate in San Francisco and buildings in Washington and New York that house trade missions, the state department said on Thursday,...

Russia, after U.S. meeting on diplomatic row, says ready to retaliate

Posted on Tuesday, 18 July 2017 04:04 PM | No Comments
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday Moscow reserved the right to take retaliatory measures against the United States after a meeting in Washington ended without a deal...

Trump’s ‘been clear to me’ to try to rebuild Russia ties: Tillerson

Posted on Tuesday, 6 June 2017 08:34 PM | No Comments
U.S. President Donald Trump told his top diplomat that the dispute over probes into links between his inner circle and Russia should not undermine U.S. efforts to rebuild relations with...

Exclusive: Wannacry hits Russian postal service, exposes wider security shortcomings

Posted on Thursday, 25 May 2017 08:55 PM | No Comments
Russia’s postal service was hit by Wannacry ransomware last week and some of its computers are still down, three employees in Moscow said, the latest sign of weaknesses that have...

Russian pacific flagship docks in Manila for goodwill visit

Posted on Friday, 21 April 2017 08:43 AM | No Comments
MANILA – Guided Missile Cruiser Varyag, the flagship of the Russian Pacific Fleet, has docked in Manila on Thursday for a four-day goodwill visit. The ship’s captain Alexsie Ulayanenko said...