Obama commutes sentence to Wikileaks leaker ManningWorld January 18, 4:54
Diplomat says UN may act as mediator at Astana talks between Damascus and oppositionRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 17, 21:31
Expert believes Brexit to bring UK closer to USWorld January 17, 20:29
Italian Foreign Ministry: It is necessary to assess conditions for returning to G8 formatWorld January 17, 20:04
Russia hopes ECHR will cancel its ruling on Dima Yakovlev Law — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 17, 19:35
Preserving Moldova's neutrality impossible without partnership with Russia — presidentWorld January 17, 19:10
OPEC to monitor oil production, export — Saudi Arabian Energy MinisterBusiness & Economy January 17, 18:57
Group of Sukhoi-24M bombers to return from Syria soon — Defense MinistryMilitary & Defense January 17, 18:50
Russian reconciliation center reports over 1,130 Syrian settlements join ceasefireWorld January 17, 18:47
MOSCOW, May 7 (Itar-Tass) — About 120 opposition activists have been detained in downtown Moscow, a spokesman for the Moscow police department told Itar-Tass on Monday.
“The general situation in the city is calm. About 120 opposition activists have been detained for attempts to stage unauthorized pickets. Boris Nemtsov [a co-leader of the Party of People’s Freedom, or PARNAS] is among them,” the spokesman said.
The detained were taken to police stations. “After they are warned about inadmissibility of violations of public orders, they will be released,” the spokesman added.