Pyotr Ilyichev becomes acting Permanent Representative to UN after Vitaly Churkin’s deathRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 24, 8:25
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Russia to continue strengthen its Armed Forces - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:37
4,000 Russian nationals fight among militants in Syria - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:31
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Moscow celebrates Defender of the Fatherland DaySociety & Culture February 23, 16:19
ISS astronauts capture Dragon with manipulatorScience & Space February 23, 14:36
Vitaly Churkin’s body delivered to RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 12:30
MOSCOW, February 6. /TASS/. Russia’s MICEX index rose by 1.8% to 1726.39 points at the opening of trade on the Moscow stock exchange on Friday, reaching 2015 high and later surging to its highest point since July 2011. The RTS index rose by 1.8% to 818.98 points.
While the price of Brent crude in ICE London trading went up 2.5% to $58.01 per barrel, the dollar and the euro fell against the ruble trading at 65.56 and 75.3, respectively.