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|05/12/2018 09:05||Russia, after Netanyahu visit, backs off Syria S-300 missile supplies ( THE WEEK )|
Russia, after Netanyahu visit, backs off Syria S-300 missile supplies ... Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan, Russia | Reuters.
|05/11/2018 20:10||Russia, after Netanyahu visit, backs off Syria S-300 missile supplies ( Reuters )|
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is not in talks with the Syrian government ... at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan, Russia August 5, 2017.
|05/07/2018 03:55||Astrakhan region: two OEBiPK and CID officers suspected of bribe-taking ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
In the Krasnoyarsk district of the Astrakhan region, FSB officers have detained three police officers on suspicion of bribe-taking, Astrakhan FM reports. It is known that the head of the district MIA Department of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption, as well as two criminal investigators have been ...
|05/06/2018 11:55||Nearly 1600 detained in protests across Russia (SBS)|
Russian opposition leader among hundreds arrested in anti-Putin protests - SBS
|04/20/2018 12:05||Israel Fears If Russia Gives Assad S-300 Missile Systems, It May Reignite Syria Tinderbox ( Yahoo News )|
But in light of the U.S and U.K.-led strikes on Syria, an angered Kremlin may reconsider that position and provide Assad with the weapons systems he has been pushing for, especially after Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told the BBC Moscow would do what was needed to help Syria âdeter ...
|04/19/2018 04:00||Cossacks â the support of Russia. Always? ( www.MICEtimes.asia (press release) )|
But soon to be released on parole not to serve against the red army. The word he did not keepâŚ Peter Krasnov sent to the don, where he began the anti-Bolshevik struggle and trying to proclaim the independence of the Kuban, Terek, Astrakhan regions, the Stavropol province and the Crimea, to create ...
|04/09/2018 20:05||3 policemen arrested in case of Kadyrov's ex-plenipotentiary in Ukraine ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
The Presnensky Court of Moscow arrested Lieutenant Colonels of the Criminal Investigation Department of the Interior Ministry Alexey Andreev and Viktor Olshansky, as well as Major Pavel Seleznev in the case on the kidnapping of financier Ali Zakriev in 2014 and extortion of 109 million rubles ($1.8m) ...
|03/13/2018 19:55||What Is the S-400? The Russian Anti-Aircraft Weapon Dividing NATO ( Brinkwire (press release) )|
Turkey could take delivery of the Russian-made S-400 Triumf anti-aircraft missile system as early as 2020, in a $2.5 billion deal between the two ... An S-400 missile is launched at the shooting range of Kapustin Yar near Astrakhan, 720 miles south of Moscow, during testing on 12 February, 1999.
|03/13/2018 04:45||What Is the S-400? The Russian Anti-Aircraft Weapon Dividing NATO ( Newsweek )|
GettyImages-52016719 S-400 testing An S-400 missile is launched at the shooting range of Kapustin Yar near Astrakhan, 720 miles south of Moscow, during testing on 12 February, 1999. STR/AFP/Getty Images. Russia has deployed the S-400 to its Khmeimim air base and Tartus naval base in Syria.
|03/09/2018 10:45||Iskander-M ballistic missile will remain unmatched until 2025, says Russia: 10 things to know ( International Business Times, India Edition )|
The missile, which is considered as one the country's newest high-precision weapons, was test-launched at the Kapustin Yar firing range in southern Russia's Astrakhan region. "Fired at a range of more than 100km, the missile is aimed at a target simulating the command post of a conventional enemy.
|03/02/2018 17:25||Russia unveils nuclear weapons Putin claims are immune to interception ( Fox News )|
Russia has developed a new set of strategic nuclear weapons that can't be intercepted, Vladimir Putin claimed Thursday, marking a breakthrough ... defence system launches a missile during the International Army Games 2016 at the Ashuluk military polygon outside Astrakhan, Russia, August 7, 2016.
|02/23/2018 23:50||Russian protester gets one-year prison sentence for waving his leg in the air (while he was carried ... ( Open Democracy )|
This article is part of our partnership with OVD-Info, an NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests in Russia. The latest person to prosecuted in connection with the .... Leader of the âRussians of Astrakhanâ organisation, Igor Stenin, has left Russia. According to the latest court ruling in his case, Stenin ...
|02/21/2018 15:20||Ukraine's military prosecutor: Proof of Russia's involvement in Donbas sent to international courts ( UNIAN )|
"Both mercenaries have turned out to be citizens of the Russian Federation. One of them â Vladimir Vladimirovich Lyubinov, a resident of Krasnodar Krai, born in 1988 â was killed. The other was Sergey Valeryevich Mikhailov, born in 1972, a resident of the city of Astrakhan (Address: Vodnikov Str., ap.
|02/19/2018 21:30||Two Russian fighters blown up by militant-laid landmines in Donbas, one dies ( Interfax-Ukraine )|
Two Russian soldiers near the Svitlodarska Duha bulge in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) area in Donbas have been blown up by militant-laid landmines, killing one of them, the ATO ... The other was Sergei Valeryevich Mikhailov, born in birth 1972, a resident of Astrakhan (Vodnikov Street, ap.
|02/19/2018 05:30||Two Donbas militants from Russia blown up by their own mine ( 112 International (blog) )|
"Both militants turned out to be citizens of the Russian Federation, one of them was Vladimir Lyubimov, a resident of the Krasnodar, born in 1988. The second one, Mikhaylov Sergey, born in 1972, resident of the city of Astrakhan. Second militant received mine-explosive wounds," said in a statement.
|02/11/2018 21:35||Arrested freighter suffered water ingress ( Maritime Bulletin (press release) )|
MRCC Moscow on Feb 10 reported water ingress accident on board of general cargo ship MYSKHAKO, which is under arrest in Astrakhan, Volga river, Russia, since Nov last year. The ship is in a lay-up with only two crew on board, water leaked into starboard ballast tank through faulty ballast water ...
|02/09/2018 05:15||New charges against former plenipotentiary of Chechen Head ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
Investigative bodies have charged the official with Abduction (Art. 126 of the Russian Criminal Code) and Extortion (Art. 163). This came to light ... Before that, he had already helped the businessman to sort out the 110-million-ruble ($1.9 million) embezzlement from his company's accounts in Astrakhan.
|02/07/2018 05:15||Bolotnaya Protester 'Freed' From Forced Psychiatric Treatment ( RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty )|
A Russian court has canceled an order imposing psychiatric treatment on an activist who participated in a protest on the eve of President Vladimir Putin's ... Last month, a court in the southwestern region of Astrakhan ruled that another participant in the Bolotnaya Square protest, Maksim Panfilov, must be ...
|01/27/2018 13:25||Russian authorities take aim at anti-fascists in St Petersburg ( Open Democracy )|
A court in Astrakhan has ordered the release of Bolotnaya Square defendant Maksim Panfilov from a psychiatric hospital. This means that on 2 February 2018 the last âBolotnaya Square prisonerâ will be released from detention. However, it is of course too early to say that the Bolotnaya Square case is ...
|01/26/2018 21:40||Kamil Iskhakov: ''We learnt a lot of interesting things from Mr Putin'' ( Realnoe vremya )|
The meeting of Vladimir Putin with the chief muftis of religious organizations of Russia and the leaders of the Bolgarian Islamic Academy ended yesterday .... In addition to the Crimeans, the academy expects groups from Rostov, Astrakhan and other regions of Russia, 360 people in total by 120 people.