# russia - Today’s News
Angela Merkel and Barack Obama warned that Moscow’s military presence and shelling were triggering a “dangerous escalation” of the conflict.
# russia - Thursday 21 August, 2014
Trucks were deemed a ‘Trojan horse’ by Ukrainian authorities, a claim denied by Moscow.
# russia - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Meanwhile, a Russian aid convoy is still waiting near Ukrainian border to be checked for delivery.
# russia - Monday 18 August, 2014
Poland want us to eat their apples. And they’ve got a video encouraging us to do so.
# russia - Saturday 16 August, 2014
Ukraine claims it destroyed a Russian military convoy.
The man did not want to split his wealth with his wife.
We shouldn’t be focused on Vladimir Putin’s bullyboy ban on many EU foods – we should be making ties with ambitious countries that share our values.
# russia - Friday 15 August, 2014
A convoy of armoured vehicles is said to be moving towards the Ukrainian border.
# russia - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Beef, lamb, mutton and pigmeat on the way to Philippines.
Kiev had a change of heart this morning over the Russian convoy, saying it will let the aid in once it has been inspected.
# russia - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Russia insisted its military would not be involved in the convoy, but Kiev said Moscow could only play a role as part of a broader Red Cross mission.
# russia - Monday 11 August, 2014
An attack by Russian hackers has seen 1.2 billion passwords stolen.
Russians or Iranians might have piloted planes that targeted Islamic State militants last week.
# russia - Sunday 10 August, 2014
Ukraine also reported that several of its positions were still coming under mortar fire from Russian territory.
The Agriculture Minister has said the effect on the Irish market this year might only be €8.2 million.
# russia - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?
He has also said that the bank guarantee “wasn’t a terrible policy”.
The move was averted through diplomatic channels.
# russia - Friday 8 August, 2014
The animals have been caught in the crossfire of the tit-for-tat sanctions war.
‘The fact that we are now leaving the crash site doesn’t mean we have ceased investigating the cause of the disaster,’ said Dutch PM on Wednesday.
This was the week in business.
The move comes after Russia imposed sanctions on EU and western countries.
# russia - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…
The ban comes after Western countries imposed sanctions against Moscow over its policy on Ukraine.
“In the future Edward will have to decide whether to continue to live in Russia and become a citizen or to return to the United States,” his lawyer said today.
# russia - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
The Prime Minister of the Netherlands said that it was too dangerous to continue.
# russia - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Armed rebel fighters have remained at the scene to keep an eye on the gathered journalists.
# russia - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.
Tension is already high between the two countries due to the crisis in Ukraine.
Dozens of the posters have sprung up around the rebel-held industrial city.
# russia - Monday 28 July, 2014
The investigators leading the probe in the Netherlands would not give confirmation.
It was unanimously held that Russian authorities forced Yukos into bankruptcy.
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights added that an “effective” investigation is needed.
# russia - Sunday 27 July, 2014
In the aftermath of the the airplane crash in Ukraine, the politician claims the host nation should be changed.
Police officers from the two countries were due to recover victims’ remains from the site but heavy shelling has been reported in the village next to the crash site.
# russia - Friday 25 July, 2014
US officials called Russian artillery fire a “clear escalation” of the conflict.
# russia - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.
The planes may have been carrying as many as four military personnel.
# russia - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Malaysia Airlines also faced a backlash after one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria.