Press review: Taliban closes in on Kabul and Russian weddings see 40% uptick post-lockdown
Top stories from the Russian press on Friday, August 13th, prepared by TASS
Media: Taliban moving closer to Kabul
The Taliban movement (outlawed in Russia) claimed more victories on Thursday. In …
Dispatches from the US Covid wars
A snapshot of America today. It was alleged last weekend that at a baseball game between the hometown Colorado Rockies and the visiting Miami Marlins, a fan shouted racial slurs at an African American …
Cuba receives more than 41 tonnes of humanitarian aid from Russia
The plane carrying more than 41 tonnes of humanitarian aid from Russia arrived in Cuba on Thursday, the Russian Embassy in Havana told TASS.
"The flight landed in Havana’s Jose Marti …
Mass unrest in Cuba: how to pacify Uncle Sam?
The events of mid-July in Cuba were by no means a spontaneous expression of popular discontent over the severe living conditions. That was an action prepared from outside, aimed to incite a …
Moscow, Minsk ready to expand economic and integration cooperation
Belarus and Russia are ready to expand economic cooperation and work on further integration, State Secretary of the Union State of Russia and Belarus Dmitry Mezentsev told TASS commenting on the …
Press review: Sandu readies for Transnistria talks and Sputnik V boosts Russian exports
Top stories from the Russian press on Thursday, August 12th, prepared by TASS
Nezavisimaya Gazeta: Meeting of Putin, Sandu to decide fate of Transnistria
Moldovan President Maia Sandu has kept her …
Russian Embassy invites State Department to pay attention to human rights in U.S.
The Russian Embassy in Washington suggested that the U.S. State Department should pay attention to the human rights situation in its own country instead of criticizing Moscow.
"State Department …
Navalny’s defense appeals against conversion of his suspended sentence
Alexey Navalny’s lawyer Vadim Kobzev has submitted a cassation appeal against the decision of Moscow’s district court to convert the blogger’s suspended sentence to a prison term over the Yves …
Press review: Russia marks anniversary of Sputnik V vaccine and diamond prices on the rise
Top stories from the Russian press on Wednesday, August 11th, prepared by TASS
Izvestia: Taliban may wrap up military campaign to score political points
The Extended Troika on Afghanistan gathered …
Nord Stream 2 non-completion risks decreasing after US-Germany deal
Germany’s Uniper, which acts as a financial partner of Nord Stream 2, notes decreasing risks of delays or non-completion of the gas pipeline’s construction after the US and Germany entered …