OPEC has no objections to speed of Russia's oil production cutsBusiness & Economy March 25, 12:38
Opposition leader Vladimir Neklyayev detained in Belarus - news agency directorWorld March 25, 5:33
Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
Russia, China suggest for UN SC to adopt resolution on chemical terrorism threatRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:23
Russian lawmaker compares European Union to Soviet UnionRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:16
Russian emergencies ministry says fire at Kazan’s gunpowder factory fully extinguishedWorld March 25, 3:01
Relations btw US, Russia worst over half-century - Lukin quoting KissingerRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 2:58
Russia suggests setting up international coalition for demining operations in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 1:08
One person dies in fire at gunpowder factory in Russia's KazanWorld March 24, 21:47
RYAZAN, August 11. /TASS/. More than 250,000 people have visited the first-ever Army Games underway in Russia, Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Igor Konashenkov said on Tuesday.
"By now, more than 250,000 people in 11 Russian regions have had an opportunity to watch these Games live," he told journalists.
The first International Army Games involving teams from 17 countries are underway in Russia from August 1 through August 15.
On Saturday, the Game’s chief referee Dmitry Gorbatenko said the Games had been visited by about 170,000 spectators. The most popular discipline, in his words, was Tank Biathlon, which had drawn 80,000 spectators.