Russia Aims to Begin Mass Vaccinations Against Covid-19 in October

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—Russia plans to roll out a Covid-19 vaccine to the general population starting in October, hoping to be the first country to start mass

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Russia Seeks to Register First Coronavirus Vaccine in August

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—Russia seeks to become the first country to produce a vaccine for widespread use against the novel coronavirus, as a Moscow-based

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Ukraine Cease-Fire Begins in Tense Climate

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—A cease-fire between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists took effect on Monday, offering the prospect of an end

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Power Struggle at Russian Newspaper Shows Kremlin’s Widening Influence

This post was originally published on this siteOne of the country’s last independent voices could soon be stifled as Putin expands political control. A Vedomosti photographer at work in Red

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Russian Prime Minister Tests Positive for Coronavirus

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has tested positive for the new coronavirus, becoming the most recent world leader to contract

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China Tightens Russia Border to Stem Surge of Coronavirus Cases

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—China raced to contain a new outbreak of coronavirus in communities along its northern border with Russia, just days after Beijing had

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Discord in Kremlin Helps Putin Remain Russia’s No. 1

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—Some 18 months before President Vladimir Putinannounced that he was appointing a new prime minister, the Russian leader dropped hints

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Russia Reaffirms Its Global Ambitions After Political Transition

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—President Vladimir Putin’s top diplomat said a recent change of government and the “destabilizing” influence of the

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Putin Ushers In New Prime Minister, Signaling Bid to Boost Economic Legacy

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—Russian lawmakers approved President Vladimir Putin’s proposed candidate as prime minister Thursday, the latest step in a tightly

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Massive Fire Erupts on Russia’s Only Aircraft Carrier

This post was originally published on this siteMOSCOW—A fire broke out aboard Russia’s only aircraft carrier, injuring almost a dozen people and threatening to put the vessel out of

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