Emelianenko-Mitrione bout postponed due to American’s illnessSport February 19, 4:06
OSCE unable to identify perpetrators of cyber attacks against it - secretary generalWorld February 19, 4:02
Russian biathletes win gold in relay at 2017 IBU World Championships in AustriaSport February 18, 18:30
Putin signs decree on recognition of documents given to Donbass peopleRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 17:26
Sberbank CEO says no repeat of crisis in the short termBusiness & Economy February 18, 17:24
Judging by certain statements at Munich Conference, "cold war" is still not over — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 15:19
Bout’s lawyers will challenge Court of Appeals’ decision in Supreme Court on February 21Russian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 7:16
Turkish Minister reproaches NATO for not fulfilling obligations on its south-eastern flankWorld February 18, 7:12
Moody's upgrades outlook on Russia’s sovereign rating to stable from negativeBusiness & Economy February 18, 2:37
ROSTOV-ON-DON, August 23 (Itar-Tass) - Customs officers were evacuated from two Russian border checkpoints in the Rostov region on Saturday because of intensive gunfire on the Ukrainian side, the head of the press service of the Southern Customs Department, Rayan Farukshin, told Itar-Tass.
Officers were evacuated from the checkpoint of Matveyev Kurgan at 05:30 Moscow time. When the shooting subsided at 08:00, they returned to the station. There was no damage.
The evacuated officers from the checkpoint of Veselo-Voznesensk did not return yet. They escaped to a safe place at 09:45 Moscow time because of very close gunfire in Ukraine's territory, the official said.