Moscow News

Ex-Trump lawyer - rigging polls 'was at the direction of' Trump

Both Trump and Moscow have denied any wrongdoing.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Russia says sent BBC second demand for information about ownership - Ifax

REUTERS/Andrew Winning/File Photo Moscow (Reuters) - Russia’s state communications regulator said it has sent the BBC a second demand for documents about its ownership because the information the British public broadcaster provided was not “exhaustive”, Interfax news agency reported on Thursday.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Russia's RT seeks legal challenge over UK watchdog's ruling

Vehicles of Russian state-controlled broadcaster Russia Today (RT) are seen near the Red Square in central Moscow, Russia June 15, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Putin to receive a rock star welcome in Belgrade | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

However, the affection for Moscow is fanned by its unyielding support on the emotive issue of Kosovo, a former Serbian province that broke away in a 1998-99 guerilla war.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Trump's new missile defence strategy eyes space-based sensors

Still, Russia views U.S. missile defence advances as a threat and Trump’s report is likely to stoke tensions with Moscow.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Zim back online after more than 24 hours blackout – report

(AFP) Zimbabwe’s internet connection, which was shut down on Tuesday, is back after the southern African nation’s president who was in Moscow called for “peace and calm” as a deadly protests in the country continued.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Kremlin says 'stupid' to suggest Trump a Russian agent | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

The bombshell reports as came as special prosecutor Robert Mueller presses a huge investigation into alleged Russian efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election — and the possibility Moscow colluded with Trump’s campaign.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Zim leader calls for 'calm, peace' amid violent protests over fuel hikes

That is why I travelled to Moscow, and that is why I will be travelling on to other countries in the region and then the World Economic Forum in Davos," Mnangagwa wrote.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

ISIS plot 'to assassinate Putin' foiled as 'terrorist' is arrested in Serbia

The claim was carried by Russian state newspaper Rossikaya Gazeta and other major Moscow outlets.

The Star , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa says on trip to Russia, Davos to win investment

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with his Zimbabwean counterpart Emmerson Mnangagwa during a signing ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia January 15, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Jan 16, 2019