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Scholz: anti-Russian sanctions hurting ourselves

Scholz: anti-Russian sanctions hurting ourselves

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz expressed gratitude to German industrialists for supporting anti-Russian sanctions, despite their harm to the country's economy. "These sanctions do work. Yes, these sanctions are hurting …

Access to The Telegraph website restricted in Russia

Access to The Telegraph website restricted in Russia

Russia's Federal Communications watchdog, Roskomnadzor has restricted access to an article on the website of the The Telegraph on the orders from the Russian Prosecutor General's Office, thus making the entire website of the British media …

Opposition leader seeks to resign as Armenian parliament member

Opposition leader seeks to resign as Armenian parliament member

Former director of Armenia’s National Security Service (NSS) Artur Vanetsyan, who has been head of the opposition Pativ Unem alliance’s faction in the parliament, has submitted an application to resign as MP, Tsovinar Khachatryan, a …

Russia's Labor Minister says tension growing on labor market

Russia's Labor Minister says tension growing on labor market

Russian Labor and Social Protection Minister Anton Kotyakov has reported an increasing number of jobless people registered at employment centers. "The number of jobless people registered at employment centers has been on the rise …

Russia bans foreign companies from subsoil development

Russia bans foreign companies from subsoil development

The Russian State Duma has passed in the third reading a law that introduces a ban on issuing licenses for subsoil development to foreign companies. In order to continue working they will have to set up legal entities in Russia and transfer them …

Tbilisi, Batumi airports among top 10 in Eastern Europe

Tbilisi, Batumi airports among top 10 in Eastern Europe

Two of the major Georgian airports in capital Tbilisi and Black Sea city of Batumi have been named among the top 10 airports in the Eastern Europe, the company operating them announced. TAV Georgia said Tbilisi International Airport had …

Russia records 2,500 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 2,500 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 2,500 over the past day to 18,403,427, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Tuesday. As many as 1,501 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 in Russia over the past day, up 139% from …

Ilham Aliyev arrives in Uzbekistan for state visit

Ilham Aliyev arrives in Uzbekistan for state visit

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in the Republic of Uzbekistan for a state visit. A guard of honor was lined up for the head of state at Tashkent International Airport named after Islam Karimov decorated …

Türkiye to continue talks with Finland, Sweden on NATO bids

Türkiye to continue talks with Finland, Sweden on NATO bids

Talks on Finland and Sweden's NATO membership bids will continue, and the forthcoming summit in Madrid is not an endpoint, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said. "As we have said before, the NATO summit (in Madrid) is not …

Erdogan and UN chief discuss Ukraine crises

Erdogan and UN chief discuss Ukraine crises

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday discussed initiatives aimed at resolving the ongoing crises in Ukraine, a statement said. In a phone call, Erdogan told Guterres that …

Israel to dissolve parliament, call 5th election in 3 years

Israel to dissolve parliament, call 5th election in 3 years

Israel’s weakened coalition government decided Monday to dissolve parliament and call a new election, the country’s fifth in three years. The vote, expected this fall, could bring about the return of a nationalist religious …