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SCO foreign ministers to meet in Astana

Foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) meet in Astana, Kazakhstan, today. Foreign ministers…

Vladimir Putin visits China

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit China today to meet President Xi Jinping. This will…

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Ukraine to extend martial law and general mobilization

Ukrainian martial law and general mobilization are expected to be extended for another 90 days.…

Russian Duma to confirm Mikhail Mishustin as Prime Minister

The State Duma, the lower house of the Federal Assembly of Russia, is expected to…

Russia celebrates Victory Day

Russia will celebrate Victory Day today in Moscow. The centrepiece of celebrations of the USSR’s…

Putin meeting Azerbaijani president today

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to meet his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev in Moscow…

NATO holds training exercise in Uzbekistan

NATO concludes its military training session in Uzbekistan today. NATO military personnel arrived earlier this…

Playing the long game
Playing a long game: Russia’s war in Ukraine passes two-year mark

WHAT’S HAPPENING? As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its second year, Russian forces have sustained more…

Russia announces official presidential election results

Russia’s Central Electoral Commission (CEC) will announce official results from Monday’s presidential election. The CEC…

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Russian presidential elections to conclude

Russian Presidential elections will conclude today. Russian President Vladimir Putin is widely expected to win…