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Russia Arrests 7 Suspects Accused of Plotting Terror Attacks

Russia Arrests 7 Suspects Accused of Plotting Terror Attacks

MAKHACHKALA, RUSSIA —  Russia’s security agencies have arrested seven people suspected of preparing New Year’s terror attacks in Moscow on orders from the Islamic State group in…

Obama Set to Hit Russia With New Sanctions

Obama Set to Hit Russia With New Sanctions

The Obama administration is poised to hit Russia with new sanctions in response to alleged Russian hacking and interference in the November U.S. presidential elections. The Washington Post reported…

Russia’s Sukhoi Says Superjet Defects Will Be Repaired by End of January

Russia’s Sukhoi Says Superjet Defects Will Be Repaired by End of January

MOSCOW —  Russian plane maker Sukhoi will repair defects in its Superjet 100 aircraft by late January, the company said after problems detected by airlines including Russia’s Aeroflot and…

Russian Missile Deployment on Disputed Isles ‘Regrettable’

Russian Missile Deployment on Disputed Isles ‘Regrettable’

TOKYO —  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday Russia’s deployment of missile systems on islands in the western Pacific isles that are also claimed by Tokyo was…