The Far East and Siberia
Seoul cooperating with Moscow to bring sailors back home from North Korea
Seoul is maintaining contact with Moscow in order to bring South Korean sailors from the Hai Lin 8 fishing vessel detained by North Korea back home, a spokesman for the South Korean Ministry of …
Another powerful earthquake strikes Kamchatka in Russia’s Far East
A 6.7-magnitude earthquake was recorded in the Bering Sea, off the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia’s Far East on Wednesday, the regional office of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of …
Russian plant ready for mass production of Su-57 fighter jets
The Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Plant is ready to start mass manufacturing of the Su-57 fighter jet of the 5th generation, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexey Krivoruchko said on Wednesday during …
Russia’s Pacific Fleet ships conclude visit to China’s Qingdao
A group of ships from Russia’s Pacific Fleet has concluded its visit to the Chinese port of Qingdao on Thursday, Fleet Spokesman Captain 2nd rank Nikolai Voskresensky told reporters, adding that …
Putin sends welcoming message to participants in Fourth Eastern Economic Forum
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a welcoming message to participants in the Fourth Eastern Economic Forum, the Kremlin press service said in a statement on Monday, TASS reports.
According to …
Russia braces for unprecedented Vostok-2018 strategic drills
About 300,000 troops and more than 1,000 aircraft are set to take part in the Vostok-2018 (East-2018) international strategic drills in Russia in September, Russian Defense Minister Army General …
Vostok-2018 exercise to be unprecedented in scale
The forthcoming international military exercise Vostok-2018 will be unprecedented in scale, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Monday, TASS reports.
In accordance with the training plan …
Russia’s space chief announces work on RD-191 engine to boost Angara rocket capacity
Russia’s Energomash Scientific and Production Association will soon begin work with the RD-191 engine to boost the capacity of the Angara-A5M heavy carrier rocket, State Space Corporation Roscosmos …
State Duma sets ten-year term for preferential conditions in special economic zones
The State Duma passed the bill on setting a ten-year application term for preferential conditions on taxes and insurance contributions for residents of advanced development zones and the Vladivostok …
Russian Military Holds Large-Scale Anti-Terrorist Drills in Amur Region
Anti-terrorism units in Russia's Eastern Military District have conducted large-scale exercises to repel terrorist attacks in the Amur Region, the district's spokesman said Friday.
Describing the …