Russian space budget may grow this yearScience & Space May 26, 20:48
Moscow hopes London High Court will deliver judgement on Ukraine’s debt to Russia soonBusiness & Economy May 26, 20:21
Hungarian top diplomat: EU must discuss anti-Russian sanctionsWorld May 26, 19:56
Russian, French top diplomats discuss preparations for Putin’s visit to FranceRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:47
Moscow comments on Tallinn’s move to expel Russian diplomatsRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:43
WADA: Legendary Isinbayeva suits role of ambassador for clean sports in RussiaSport May 26, 19:33
Russia working on advanced air defense systemMilitary & Defense May 26, 19:17
WADA receives Russia’s new national anti-doping planSport May 26, 19:14
Moldova’s ruling pro-European coalition breaks upWorld May 26, 19:12
MOSCOW, October 12 (Itar-Tass) — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has made an entry in his microblog in the Twitter social network, congratulating the national soccer team on their qualifying for the finals of the 2012 European soccer championship.
Medvedev wrote, "We have reached the finals! We are yet to play against more serious competitors".
Russia won a match against Andorra, 6-0, played at the Luzhniki stadium on Tuesday night in the conlcuding, the 10th, series of the qualifying stage of the European championship.
Scorers for the Russian side were as follows: halfback Alan Dzagoyev ( in the 5th and 44th minutes), back Sergei Ignashevich (26th min), forward Roman Pavlyuchenko, halfback Denis Glushakov (59th min),and Diniyar Bilyaletdinov (in the 78th minute).