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Russia to boost gas supply to Austria

Russia to boost gas supply to Austria

Russian energy producer Gazprom will supply more gas to its Austrian partner OMV, the two companies said in a statement on Monday. They said deliveries to Austria will...

Russia deploys new frigate to Mediterranean

Russia deploys new frigate to Mediterranean

Russia on Monday said it deployed its new frigate with long-range Kalibr cruise missiles to the Mediterranean Sea. This is a few months after Moscow had reinforced its...

Crude oil dips over demand concerns

Oil dips as Saudi, Russia agree on output hike

Crude oil prices slipped on Thursday from four-year highs reached the previous session, pressured by rising U.S. inventories and after sources said Russia and Saudi...

South Korea seizes Russian ship for violating sanctions on N’Korea

Russia asks South Korea to release its seized ship 

Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned South Korea’s ambassador in Moscow on Monday and demanded that Seoul allow a Russian vessel to leave South Korea’s...

EU, China, Russia to agree to maintain trade relations with Iran

EU, China, Russia to agree to maintain trade relations with Iran

The European Union (EU), China and Russia plan to keep their trade relations with Iran despite the recent withdrawal of the United States from the nuclear deal....

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U.S. warns Russia against blocking commercial ship passage to Ukraine

The U.S. State Department on Thursday called on Russia to cease what it called “harassment of international shipping” in the Sea of Azov and Kerch Strait, accusing...

OPEC warns of crude oil glut in 2019

OPEC, non-OPEC producers to formalize cooperation

OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers will seek to formalize their long-term cooperation later this year by approving a charter that will make possible further joint action on...

Russia to hold Mediterranean naval drills

Russia to hold Mediterranean naval drills

Russia’s Ministry of Defense on Thursday said it would hold a major naval exercise in the Mediterranean Sea from Sept. 1 to Sept. 8, the TASS news agency reported. The...

Steel: Turkey imposes 25% duty on imports above quotas

U.S. challenges Russia’s response to steel tariff hike

The United States on Wednesday launched a complaint against Russia at the World Trade Organization (WTO), challenging a “special protective measure” imposed on U.S....

New U.S. sanctions will increase tensions - Russia

New U.S. sanctions will increase tensions – Russia

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday said that new U.S. sanctions announced this month over a nerve agent attack in Britain would only create more tension in bilateral...

Germany won't be energy-dependent on Russia, says Merkel

Germany won’t be energy-dependent on Russia, says Merkel

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, says a planned sub-sea pipeline that will bring gas directly from Russia under the Baltic Sea will not make Germany dependent on Russia...

Nigeria, Russia to strengthen bilateral trade, investment ties

Nigeria, Russia to strengthen bilateral trade, investment ties

Nigeria has promised to strengthen bilateral trade and investment ties with Russia.  Nigerian Ambassador to the Russian Federation with concurrent accreditation to the...