MOSCOW - The head of Russia's arms manufacturer reportedly says it will return Iran's advance payment for the air defense missiles whose delivery was canceled by the Kremlin.
MOSCOW - Vladimir Putin received an unusual birthday gift Thursday from 12 female journalism students, who posed in lacy underwear and used sexual innuendo to create a calendar dedicated to Russia's macho prime minister.
NICOSIA, Cyprus - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will sign 15 agreements boosting bilateral ties with Cyprus on Thursday during his first official state visit to this ethnically divided island nation.
RIGA, Latvia - Latvia's center-right government was poised to stay in power Sunday after voters backed its plans to continue painful reforms required by an international bailout program to fix the Baltic country's crippled economy.
MOSCOW - Russia's top agriculture official says Moscow may extend its ban on grain exports until next July.
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- Soviet coup plotter Yanayev dies at 73
- Karaoke champs vie for fame, dumplings in Russia
- Karaoke's stars vie for fame, dumplings
- Iran criticizes Russia over S-300 missile deal ban
- Russia bans sales of anti-aircraft systems to Iran
- Alina Kabaeva Hooks Russian PM?
- Pentagon: Gates worried about Russian arms sale
- Autopsy: Defected Russian spy chief choked on meat
- Russia to boost Arctic research efforts
- Russia signs $3.7B deal for 50 Boeing 737s
- Web sites hint at possible Putin presidential bid
- Reports: Chechen separatist detained in Poland
- Russia, Norway OK Barents Sea border in Arctic
- Australia, N.Zealand top charity index; US 5th
- Australia, New Zealand top charity index; US fifth
- Russian airliner lands in forest, no one hurt
- UN: No food crisis looms despite Russia wheat ban
- Report: 100 Russian skinheads attack concertgoers
- 19 dead in shootout in Russia's Caucasus
- Canada intercepts two Russian bombers
- Russian police detain opposition leader
- India may get Russian nuke submarine on lease this fall
- Russia to hold open tender for helicopter carrier
- Heavy downpours help Russia's firefighters
- Reports: Russia leases nuclear sub to India
- Russia hopes to boost economic ties with Pakistan: Medvedev
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- Medvedev talks with Afghan, Pakistani leaders
- Historians rethink key Soviet role in Japan defeat
- Russia marks 10th anniversary of Kursk sub sinking
- Russia deploys anti-aircraft missiles in Abkhazia
- Pulses quicken as fighters track 'hijacked' plane