Russian senior MP calls on EU politicians not to hide heads in sand in Syrian settlementRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 26, 18:09
Three Russian fans stabbed after football match in BelgradeSport March 26, 3:28
Russia ready to take part in restoring oil production in Syria - energy ministerBusiness & Economy March 26, 3:27
Moscow disappointed over new US sanctions against Russian companies - Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 26, 1:28
US sanctions 8 Russian companies over non-proliferation lawWorld March 25, 21:53
Russia's Defense Ministry says US-led coalition unlikely to launch battle for Raqqa soonRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 19:06
Russia cuts oil production by 185,000 barrels per day as of today — energy ministerBusiness & Economy March 25, 18:30
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
“The Russian lesson is novelty for neither of them,” she said following the meeting with economics and agricultural ministers.
Exporters made a considerable contribution to dealing with the economic crisis ad deserved support, the president added saying the government had set up a special fund of 200 million litas (58 million euros).
On Thursday, Moscow responded to Western sanctions with a ban on beef, pork, fruit, fowl, fish, cheese, milk and dairy products import from the EU, Australia, Canada, Norway and the US This amounts to annual import worth $9.1 billion, according to Itar-Tass estimate based on Federal customs Service’s 2013 data.
The EU will suffer most as it exported to Russia $6.5 billion of food. Non-EU member Norway will lose $1.2 billion, the US - $843.8 million, Canada - $373.6 million, Australia - $182 million.