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President of Belarus accuses Russia of lying, warns of revolution plot

Russia, traditionally a close ally, has said the detained men were merely transiting via Belarus en route to a third country and had no plans to try to influence Belarusian domestic politics.

By REUTERS
04/08/2020
Holocaust survivor, 90, stabbed to death in her Moscow apartment

A 69-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the murder.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
25/07/2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin stands on the stage as he addresses the Federal Assembly in Moscow,
Russia detains ex-journalist, accusing him of passing secrets to West

Footage released by the FSB security service showed Ivan Safronov being detained outside his Moscow flat by armed agents.

By REUTERS
07/07/2020
Israeli, Russian senior officials discuss efforts to combat COVID-19

Meir Ben-Shabbat and Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev held a discussion over the phone regarding efforts for combating the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Police detain over 30 protesting LGBT activists in Moscow

Earlier this month, police in the Russian Far East charged Julia Tsvetkova, an LGBT and feminist activist, with spreading pornography via her pictures, she said on her Facebook page.

By REUTERS
27/06/2020
Alligator who survived WW2 bombing raid, Cold War dies at 84

Rumors were abound that the alligator may have spent some years as part of Adolf Hitler's personal collection.

24/05/2020
Moscow’s Jewish museum uploads unseen photos of Berlin’s Soviet occupiers

The exhibit features works by the likes of prominent Soviet artists such as Ilya Arons and Valery Ginzburg, who were both Jewish.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
13/05/2020
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