US lawmakers present no evidence of Russia’s interference in US election - Russian MPRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:42
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
Opposition’s demand of Assad’s immediate resignation absurd - Russian envoy to GenevaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 16:34
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
Ukrainian military shell Donetsk water purification plantWorld February 23, 11:45
Scientists discover three Earth-sized exoplanets that may potentially harbor lifeScience & Space February 23, 5:50
SOCHI, February 19. /ITAR-TASS/. Norway’s biathlon team consisting of Tora Berger, Tiril Eckhoff, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Emil Hegle Svendsen won gold in the 2x6-kilometer women + 2x7.5-kilometer men mixed relay on Wednesday, finishing the distance in 1 hour 9 minutes and 17 seconds.
The Czech Republic’s team of Ondrej Moravec, Gabriela Soukalova, Jaroslav Soukup and Veronika Vitkova secured the silver (1:09:49.6), and bronze went to Italy, represented by Lukas Hofer, Karin Oberhofer, Dorothea Wierer and Dominik Windisch (1:10:15.2).
Russia’s team comprising Olga Zaitseva, Olga Vilukhina, Evgeniy Garanichev and Anton Shipulin was in fifth place (1:11:04.4).
The Norwegian team is the 2011, 2012 and 2013 world champion in mixed relay.