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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the World Holocaust Forum marking 75 years since the libe
Did Russian propaganda really infiltrate Israel’s World Holocaust Forum?

The Jan. 23 event has come under intense scrutiny from prominent critics who say the prestigious institution promoted pro-Russian revisionist propaganda.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
11/02/2020
Russia quarantines Chinese diplomat as coronavirus precaution

Russia has reported two cases of the coronavirus and has isolated hundreds of Russian and Chinese nationals who recently arrived from China to screen them for the virus.

By REUTERS
10/02/2020
Alleged Israeli strike on Syria
What’s behind Russia’s criticism of Israeli airstrikes in Syria

The statements by Russia have gained widespread attention, more than in previous Russian statements about Israeli strikes in Syria.

Campaigners place flowers on a multicoloured flag as they protest for LGBT rights in Chechnya outsid
Russian investigative journalist assaulted in Chechnya

Milashina, who has received numerous threats from Chechen authorities in the past, alleged the existence of the mass arrest and torture of gay men in the region.

By REUTERS
07/02/2020
Syrian President Bashar al Assad visits Syrian army troops in war-torn northwestern Idlib province,
Russians headed to Turkey for talks on Syrian offensive in Idlib

Eight Turkish military personnel were killed on Monday in shelling by Syrian government forces in Idlib province, where Ankara has sent reinforcements in the last week.

By REUTERS
07/02/2020
Naama Issachar's lawyers seek cancellation of sentence in Russian courts

Her team is also continuing to prepare a complaint to take to the European Court of Human Rights regarding claimed numerous and gross violations of Issachar's rights during her criminal prosecution.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
08/02/2020
RUSSIAN PRESIDENT Vladimir Putin meets with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during their join
Do Syria-Turkey clashes presage a wider confrontation in the Middle East?

Behind the Lines: Despite Syrian-Turkish clashes this week, Moscow is set to remain the key arbiter in Syria.

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Unidentified drone shot down over Russian air base in Syria

"The target was destroyed by the Panstyr-S missiles at a distance from the airbase. No one was hurt. No material damage was done."

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
03/02/2020
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meets with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Istanbul, Turk
Russia stuck in middle as Turkey and Syrian regime clash in Syria

This is the one of the largest clashes between the Syrian regime and Turkey in 10 years of war.

Russia and Turkey standoff over Syria fighting

According to reports the Syrian regime forces have successfully taken ground against various extremist groups in Idlib in recent weeks, capturing Ma’arat al-Numan.

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