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MOSCOW  | The Latest: Kremlin: No new nuclear arms deal in sight

MOSCOW  — The Latest on John Bolton’s meetings in Moscow (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The Kremlin has rejected a suggestion that U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of a major arms control deal could pave the way for a new treaty. Trump announced on Saturday that Russia violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Force … Continue reading MOSCOW  | The Latest: Kremlin: No new nuclear arms deal in sight

MOSCOW | The Latest: EU urges Russia, US to preserve 1987 arms treaty

MOSCOW — The Latest on The Latest on President Donald Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. from an arms control agreement with Russia (all times local): 2:30 p.m. The European Union is calling on the United States and Russia to stick to a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty and make sure it is “fully and verifiably … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: EU urges Russia, US to preserve 1987 arms treaty

MOSCOW | The Latest: Kremlin: Crimea explosion may be terror attack

MOSCOW  — The Latest on the deadly explosion at a college in Crimea (all times local): 1:50 p.m. The Kremlin says the blast at a college in Crimea that killed at least 10 people could have been a terror attack. Authorities say that at least ten people have been killed and more than 50 injured … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: Kremlin: Crimea explosion may be terror attack

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan | US, Russian astronauts safe after emergency landing

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan— Two astronauts from the U.S. and Russia were safe Thursday after an emergency landing in the steppes of Kazakhstan following the failure of a Russian booster rocket carrying them to the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Roscosmos’ Alexei Ovchinin lifted off as scheduled at 2:40 p.m. (0840 GMT; 4:40 a.m. … Continue reading BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan | US, Russian astronauts safe after emergency landing

MOSCOW  | Kremlin says new gas pipeline to Germany will help stability

MOSCOW  — The Kremlin says a new prospective natural gas pipeline to Germany will help increase regional stability and strengthen ties between Russia and the West. U.S. President Donald Trump argued Wednesday that the new natural gas pipeline venture with Moscow has left German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government “totally controlled” and “captive to Russia.” Russian … Continue reading MOSCOW  | Kremlin says new gas pipeline to Germany will help stability

MOSCOW | The Latest: James Rodriguez could be fit to play England

MOSCOW— The Latest on the World Cup (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Switzerland doesn’t want to be caught napping early in its World Cup round-of-16 match against Sweden. The Swiss have twice conceded the opening goal in Russia — first in their 1-1 draw with Brazil and again against Serbia — when Switzerland became the … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: James Rodriguez could be fit to play England

Kremlin: Russia election boycott campaign may be illegal

MOSCOW/December 26,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The Kremlin hinted Tuesday at possible legal repercussions for Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny over his calls for a boycott of the March presidential election. President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, wouldn’t comment on the Election Commission’s decision to bar Navalny from running but said the “calls for boycott ought to … Continue reading Kremlin: Russia election boycott campaign may be illegal