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  • Senators grill Pompeo on president and Russia
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    Russia Leaders


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  • Merkley: We need a tough president, not weak repetition of Russian ...

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  • Legislators' Russia jaunt a blot on Speaker JB Muturi's record

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    Deputy Prime Minister


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  • The evidence doesn't prove collusion. But it sure suggests it.
  • Italy does not recognize annexation of Crimea by Russia

    Minister of Economy


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  • Maybe Russia's Economy Doesn't Need Democracy
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    Minister of Agriculture


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    Minister of Culture


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  • Tchaikovsky at the World Cup: Hidden Politics

    Minister of Defense


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  • Russian Defence Minister Praises Helsinki Summit as Deepening ...
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    Minister of Education


  • Here's How the Russian Military Is Organizing to Develop AI
  • 'Equipping youth with education, technology will benefit them for ...
  • Is Russia transferring its political institutions abroad?

    Minister of Energy


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  • Russian energy minister Novak describes latest US bill against Nord ...
  • Iran, Russia step up energy ties amid West's sanctions

    Minister of Finance


  • Russia's S&P Credit Rating Reflects Efficiency of Economy - Finance ...
  • Russia's Finance Ministry opens a dedicated counter-sanctions ...
  • Russian Finance Minister: Pensioners live too long

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


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  • Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in lockstep with Trump 'Rigged ...
  • Mike Pompeo testifies on Russia and North Korea

    Minister of Internal Affairs


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  • Official's daughter that killed kitten with ax placed on register
  • Russian 'Flash Mob' Urges US to Free Maria Butina

    Minister of Justice


  • UN Panel Urges Russia To Prosecute Cases Of Torture In Prisons
  • UN grills Russia on torture cases and 4000 deaths in custody in ...
  • 5 suspects held for 2 months in Russian prison beating

    Minister of Health


  • Britain demands Russian explanation after couple poisoned by ...
  • Vladimir Putin's Russia is a creaking ship. Don't fall for the propaganda
  • Vladimir Putin: Why does everyone have different opinions about him?

    Minister of Infrastructure


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  • Confusion, questions linger over possible US-Russia deal on Syrian ...
  • Secretary of State Pompeo says he personally warned Russia of ...

    Minister of Sports


  • 2018 World Cup: 75 Nigerian football fans abscond in Russia ...
  • Russia meets all requirements to reinstate anti-doping agency
  • Sports Minister returns from Russia with ideas for Ntl Games

    Director of State Security Service


  • NSA and Cyber Command to coordinate actions to counter Russian ...
  • Trump Weighs Stripping Security Clearances From Officials Who ...
  • McFaul to meet with US officials about possible indictment from Russia

    Chairman National Bank


  • Former Bank of Israel head reportedly met with accused Russian ...
  • Stocks to Watch as US Decides Which Way to Go on Russia Sanctions
  • Senator Corker announces series of hearings on Russia

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Russia's Permanent UN Mission Joins Flash Mob to Support Butina ...
  • Russian UN envoy says surprised at UN overlooking US' violation of ...
  • US will never trust Putin – US representative to UN

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Trump's next proposed summit with Putin delayed
  • Netanyahu Meets Visiting Russian FM and Chief of Staff, Discuss ...
  • Journalist banned from Trump press conference after asking about ...

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • What Trump's Supreme Court pick means for the Russia probe
  • SENATORS EYE RUSSIA SANCTIONS -- Heller could pay for ...
  • Trump moves to allay Republicans' election-year concerns with his ...

    Opposition


  • US underscores opposition to Crimea annexation
  • Vladimir Putin's Russia is a creaking ship. Don't fall for the propaganda
  • Opposition parties blast Merkel over meeting with Russian officials

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Russia 6th Largest Economy in World GDP Rankings
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  • Russia GDP growth slows to 1.1 percent in June from 2.2 percent in ...
  • Economic Development Ministry worsens forecast for Russia's GDP ...
  • The mystery of Russia's missing wealth shows how Putin retains his ...
  • Russia is an economic pipsqueak; Trump's Putin infatuation is baffling
  • Russia's Strength Is Its Weakness
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    Investment

  • Economic Watch: China import expo increases Belt and Road ...
  • Russia's Achilles heel: Putin still falling short on master plan for ...
  • BlueJeans expands channel program to drive partner growth
  • China import expo increases Belt and Road cooperation
  • [NGW Magazine] Russian gas output prospects dim
  • Russian Central Bank gets ready for major crisis or dollar ban
  • Should You Invest in Qiwi, the “PayPal of Russia”?
  • Why Investors Shouldn't Fall for Vladimir Putin
  • Why to Dump Russia ETFs Despite Higher Oil Prices
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    Demographics

  • Daily: Egypt to revoke recognition of Kosovo?
  • The Daily Shot: China Retaliates Against the US in the Currency ...
  • Western Sanctions Are Shrinking Russia's Population
  • Russia's population declines once more
  • World Cup fails to quell Russian anger over pension reform
  • Life in Vladimir Putin's Russia explained in 10 charts
  • Putin: The State Is Committed to Supporting and Encouraging Large ...
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    Export/Import

  • Russian Oil Getting Ready for Biggest Tax Overhaul in 20 Years
  • Georgia wine exports in H1 driven by Russian demand
  • Russia's Achilles heel: Putin still falling short on master plan for ...
  • [NGW Magazine] Russian gas output prospects dim
  • Russia's fresh focus on exports
  • India driving BRICS trade via economic reforms
  • Russian Oil Getting Ready for Biggest Tax Overhaul in 20 Years
  • Georgia wine exports in H1 driven by Russian demand
  • Russia's Achilles heel: Putin still falling short on master plan for ...
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    Public Spending

  • Russian Oil Getting Ready for Biggest Tax Overhaul in 20 Years
  • Claim in 2018: “Russia relies heavily on energy exports for close to ...
  • Changes in Russian Real Estate legislation - Quarter 2 of 2018
  • Russia sees budget surplus from tax hike - finmin
  • Europe to Become 'Massive' Buyer of US LNG, Trump Says
  • Russia Plans $80 Billion Debt Spree Despite Sanctions Scare
  • Russian budget gets $65 billion boost from OPEC oil production cut ...
  • Russian Oil Getting Ready for Biggest Tax Overhaul in 20 Years
  • Claim in 2018: “Russia relies heavily on energy exports for close to ...
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    Public Debt

  • Five key moments during Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's heated ...
  • Issues of Russia's debt to CE can be settled after PACE delegation ...
  • Senators ask Treasury to sanction alleged Russian hackers indicted ...
  • Graham, Menendez crafting bill to crack down on Russia
  • Menendez moves to toughen Russia sanctions after blasting ...
  • Russia Plans $80 Billion Debt Spree Despite Sanctions Scare
  • Former Croatia Captain Reminds Russia of its 'Debt' Ahead of ...
  • Mnuchin Stands by Report Advising Against Russia Debt Sanctions
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    Recent Econ Stats

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    2018-08-01RUMarkit Manufacturing PMI JUL50.800
    2018-08-01RUM2 Money Supply YoY JUN00
    2018-07-27RUInterest Rate Decision7%00
    2018-07-27RUGDP YoY JUN1.50%00
    2018-07-27RUBusiness Confidence JUL-100
    2018-07-26RUCorporate Profits MAYRUB 4.2T01
    2018-07-19RUPPI MoM JUN01
    2018-07-19RUPPI YoY JUN5%01
    2018-07-18RURetail Sales YoY JUN2.33%01
    2018-07-18RUUnemployment Rate JUN5.20%01