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Russia fountain reconstruction

Russia fountain reconstruction

Municipal workers dismantle the "Fountain of Friendship of People" for reconstruction at the Exhibition of Achievements of National Econom in Moscow, Russia.

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Russia conducts massive exercise of its nuclear forces

Russia conducts massive exercise of its nuclear forces

The Russian military says it has conducted a massive test of the nation's strategic nuclear forces involving multiple missile launches.

6.7 times the force of gravity: ISS crew survive Soyuz rocket failure
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6.7 times the force of gravity: ISS crew survive Soyuz rocket failure

A Soyuz spacecraft headed for the International Space Station has been forced to make an emergency landing.

Putin honoured Russian 'doctor of death' linked to Skripal poisoning
Russia

Putin honoured Russian 'doctor of death' linked to Skripal poisoning

Investigative group Bellingcat “conclusively identifies” the second suspect in the Salisbury poisoning as Alexander Yevgenyevich Mishkin.

  • by Nick Miller
Trump campaign aide sought online manipulation plans from Israeli firm
Donald Trump

Trump campaign aide sought online manipulation plans from Israeli firm

The scope of the social media campaigns, a broad effort to sow disinformation among Republican delegates and voters, was more extensive than work typically done by campaign operatives.

  • by Mark Mazzetti, Ronen Bergman, David D Kirkpatrick & Maggie Haberman
Russia's GRU military intelligence agency explained
Russia

Russia's GRU military intelligence agency explained

It has been blamed for hacks and espionage around the world, from the US elections to the Olympics doping saga. So, what is GRU exactly?

  • by Guy Faulconbridge
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'True identity' of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning uncovered
UK

'True identity' of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning uncovered

Investigative website points finger at a military doctor for Russia's GRU military intelligence unit.

  • by David Milliken
'Stealth doorway': China's stunning server hack shows its true hand
Opinion

'Stealth doorway': China's stunning server hack shows its true hand

Russia wants to mess with America's world. China wants America's world.

  • by Peter Hartcher
Far from formidable, Russia's spy agency now looks like a comedy outfit
Opinion
Opinion

Far from formidable, Russia's spy agency now looks like a comedy outfit

The GRU, it seems, is not all it's cracked up to be.

  • by Con Coughlin
US indicts Russian spies in hacking campaign linked to Olympics doping scandal
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Security

US indicts Russian spies in hacking campaign linked to Olympics doping scandal

The US Justice Department has charged seven Russian military intelligence officers with hacking anti-doping agencies and other organisations.

  • by Ellen Nakashima, Michael Birnbaum & William Booth
Russian spy agency accused of hacking attempt into MH17 crash probe
National security

Russian spy agency accused of hacking attempt into MH17 crash probe

The allegations came as British and Australian officials blamed Russia's GRU for increasingly 'brazen' activities throughout the globe.