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Following US expulsions of Russian diplomats for a cyber attack, the Kremlin has announced that it will expel diplomats and impose travel bans.

More than 30 people have been sanctioned over allegations of electoral interference.

US to announce sanctions on Russia over hacking: media

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US to announce sanctions on Russia over hacking: media

The new measures will include the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the US, according to local media reports.

US cancels Black Sea deployment of two warships: Turkey

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US cancels Black Sea deployment of two warships: Turkey

There was no confirmation from Washington either of the planned deployments or of their cancellation.

Biden offer hailed in Moscow as win for <em>Putin</em>

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Biden offer hailed in Moscow as win for Putin

Following the announcement that Biden has offered to meet with Putin, Russia is declaring this as a first round victory.

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Erdogan vows Turkish support for Ukraine amid Russia tensions

The comment comes despite warm relations between Russia and Turkey.

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US to send warships through Bosphorus to Black Sea:Turkey

Russia recently sent military reinforcements to both the Ukrainian border and Crimea.

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Putin approves legislation allowing him to stay in power

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given his seal of approval to constitutional reforms which could allow him to stay in ...

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What's next for Syria under the Biden administration?

Analysis: Washington is still weighing up its approach to Syria, but the power balance that Russia, Turkey and Iran have built will not be easy ...

US <em>President</em> Biden 'to officially recognise Armenian genocide'

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US President Biden 'to officially recognise Armenian genocide'

Joe Biden will reportedly be the first US president to officially denote the actions of the former Ottoman Empire in the First World ...

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AstraZeneca hails US trials as EU rows with UK

Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca said that trials showed its Covid-19 vaccine was 100 percent effective in preventing severe disease, as a row ...

<em>Putin</em> denounces 'confrontational' EU stance on Russia

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Putin denounces 'confrontational' EU stance on Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the European Union had a "confrontational" stance after having had a phone call with ...

Russia regrets US 'passed up' chance for <em>Putin</em>-Biden talks

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Russia regrets US 'passed up' chance for Putin-Biden talks

Vladimir Putin had offered to hold virtual talks with Joe Biden after the US president described him as a 'killer'.

Erdogan chastises Biden for 'killer' <em>Putin</em> comment

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Erdogan chastises Biden for 'killer' Putin comment

'Mr Biden's comment about Putin does not suit a head of state,' said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

<em>Putin</em> delivers mocking response to Biden over 'killer' comment

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Putin delivers mocking response to Biden over 'killer' comment

Russian President Vladimir Putin has mocked his US counterpart Joe Biden over the latter’s comments calling him a ‘killer’, ...

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'Killer' Putin will pay price for election meddling: Biden

US president Joe Biden has warned that Putin will not get away with meddling in the US elections.

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Red Line: The use of chemical weapons in Syria

Book Club: Joby Warrick's new book takes a detailed look at the use of chemical weapons in Syria and the extraordinary efforts to rid the ...

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US: Putin approved operations to help Trump against Biden

A new report by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence has said that Vladimir Putin green lit operations to support Donald ...

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Activists file Syria torture case against Russian mercenaries

Three groups from Russia, France and Syria announced a landmark legal case in Moscow against Russian mercenary group Wagner over the torture of ...

Kremlin critic Navalny says locked up in 'concentration camp'

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Kremlin critic Navalny says locked up in 'concentration camp'

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny called the penal colony where he is spending his jail time a "real concentration camp"

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Landmark Syria case filed against Russian Wagner militants

The Russian mercenary group Wagner is accused of torture and murder in Syria.

Russia's Lavrov begins Middle East tour with UAE meeting

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Russia's Lavrov begins Middle East tour with UAE meeting

Russia's foreign minister is embarking on a tour of the Gulf meeting key figures.

Russia to host another round of talks on Afghanistan

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Russia to host another round of talks on Afghanistan

Russia is set to host Afghanistan peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban, with representatives from the US, China and ...

How does Biden view Turkey’s role in Libya's conflict?

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How does Biden view Turkey’s role in Libya's conflict?

Analysis: Libya's civil war could become a source of confrontation rather than cooperation between the Biden administration and Turkey.

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