Press review: EU targets Kremlin officials in new blacklist and Kyrgyz president resigns
Top stories in the Russian press on Friday, October 16, prepared by TASS
Kommersant: EU expands Navalny-related sanctions blacklist
The Alexey Navalny poisoning scandal has led to the first real …
WHO names Remdesivir among medicines not efficient against coronavirus
Remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir and interferon produce little or no result in COVID-19 treatment, the World Health Organization said in a statement on Friday.
"In just six months, …
Armenian premier urges Washington, Paris to support Moscow’s efforts in Karabakh
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called upon the United States and France to support Russia’s efforts to stabilize the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh.
In an interview with …
Results of clinical tests of one more Russian anti-COVID vaccine to be ready in December
Results of clinical trials of another Russian anti-coronavirus vaccine will be ready in mid-December, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Thursday.
"The third vaccine is currently being …
Nagorno-Karabakh sees another day of heavy fighting
The armed forces of Azerbaijan resumed their attacks in three areas of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone on Thursday, Armenian Defense Ministry Representative Artsrun Hovhannisyan told …
Russia alarmed by Kiev’s decision to close checkpoint in Stanitsa Luganskaya
Russia is alarmed by Ukraine’s decision to close the checkpoint in eastern Ukraine’s Stanitsa Luganskaya, the only route for civilians in the Lugansk region willing to cross the line of …
Turkey closes airspace for transporting humanitarian cargoes to Armenia
Armenia informed the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) that Turkey was closing its airspace for transporting humanitarian cargoes to the South Caucasus republic, …
Press review: Russia doubts Turkish peace plan and foils Trump’s ploy for election points
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, October 15, prepared by TASS
Izvestia: Russia skeptical about Turkish proposal for four-way talks on Nagorno-Karabakh
On the fifth day after the recent …
Russian, EU political directors highlight need for observing Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko and Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service Enrique Mora discussed the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh and highlighted the need …
Russian Health Ministry registers two versions of Remdesivir for COVID-19 treatment
The Russian Health Ministry has licensed two versions of the antiviral drug Remdesivir, the ministry’s press service said on Wednesday.
"The Russian Health Ministry has registered two versions …