Germany hits million cases as Russia links up with India for vaccine
Germany, once a beacon of hope in Europe's coronavirus nightmare, logged its one-millionth case on Friday, as Russia announced a partnership with India to mass-produce its controversial Sputnik vaccine.
Navalny urges EU to target Putin's oligarch backers
Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny urged the EU on Friday to put targeted economic sanctions on the oligarchs surrounding President Vladimir Putin.
Trump pardons Michael Flynn, who lied to FBI over Russia
President Donald Trump announced Wednesday he had pardoned Michael Flynn, the former security advisor whose lies about his Russian contacts spurred the troubling investigation into Trump campaign collusion with Moscow.
Russia says Sputnik V virus vaccine 95% effective
Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine is 95 percent effective according to a second interim analysis of clinical trial data, its developers said on Tuesday.
Seven Dead After Drinking Hand Sanitiser In Russian Village
Seven people in Russia's Far East republic of Yakutia have died and two were in a coma on Monday after consuming diluted hand sanitiser widely available during the pandemic. A statement published by Russian investigators on Saturday said a group of nine locals fell violently ill in the village of Tomtor after consuming diluted hand…
Russia virus toll, deaths, hit new highs
Russia on Saturday registered record numbers for daily infections and deaths from the coronavirus, two days after having passed two million cases.
Germany says Russia's Navalny sanctions plan 'unjustified'
The German government on Friday branded as "unjustified" plans by Russia to impose retaliatory sanctions on German and French officials over the poisoning of Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny.
Russia promises sanctions on France, Germany over Navalny
Russia said Thursday it will soon introduce retaliatory sanctions on German and French officials over the poisoning of Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny.