Doping samples of all athletes from past three Olympics should be re-analyzed ― lawmakerSport December 10, 2:01
Russia’s figure skater Medvedeva leads with world record after SP at Grand Prix finalsSport December 10, 1:28
Russian energy minister expects OPEC, non member countries to sign agreement on oil outputBusiness & Economy December 10, 0:46
40 ceasefire violations reported in Syria in past day ― Russian reconciliation centerWorld December 10, 0:02
Russia open for cooperation with IOC, WADA ― ROC presidentSport December 09, 23:44
McLaren’s report speaks for ‘fundamental attack’ on sports integrity ― IOC chief BachSport December 09, 23:08
McLaren report’s allegations to be taken to legal courts — former Sports Minister MutkoSport December 09, 21:41
Russia-Ukraine-EU gas talks to continue — EC energy chiefBusiness & Economy December 09, 21:11
Russian diplomat says concept of Syria’s moderate opposition has failedRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 09, 20:58
As it can be seen from far away, the Russian flag has been hoisted on top of the Crimean parliament’s building in Simferopol.
Near the cordon are working many journalists from Russia, Ukraine and from abroad. The mood is relatively calm. However, from time to time, slogans urging to “defend the freedom and independence of Crimea” can be heard in the crowd.
Residents of Simferopol say that although all salaries and pensions are paid normally, and the delay may be only a couple of days, there is no cash in the ATMs, and they have to stand in long queues in bank offices.