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Washington Post


US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syria
Washington Post
GENEVA — Scrambling to resuscitate a nearly dead truce in Syria, the Obama administration has again been forced to turn to Russia for help, with little h...

Wall Street Journal


NATO's Breedlove Calls for Sharper Focus on Russia Ahead of Departure
Wall Street Journal
MONS, Belgium—The U.S. has too few intelligence assets focused on the threat from Russia and should concentrate its technical capabilities on Moscow's growing m...

Forbes


Saudi Russia Fight For China Market Make Oil Price A Sham
Forbes
Russia seems to have discovered China about a year or two ago. It's building new pipelines. It's signing deals between state owned enterprises. Oil is flowing. The S...

Formula 1


FIA post-race press conference - Russia
Formula 1
Thanks to all of you in Russia who have come here. The sport is growing; 60,000 of you – amazing, great atmosphere, it's been a great weekend. Q: Full hous...

Formula 1


RACE RESULTS
Formula 1
The Russian was given a 10s stop-go penalty and three penalty points, but Vettel was done. Ferrari's scant consolation came with Raikkonen's subdued third - Ferrari's 700th podium - in a race at which the Scuderia had expected to match Mercedes.
2016 Russian GP driver ratings
SkySports

Hamilton reverts to Melbourne engine for Russia
ESPN.co.uk

Rosberg wins in Mercedes Russia rout
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Top Putin News

Jalopnik


Vladimir Putin Tells F1's Nico Rosberg Good Job, 'If You Can Call It A Job'
Jalopnik
Things got a bit awkward between Russian autocrat/one-time Formula Something driver Vladimir Putin and Formula One Russian Grand Prix winner Nico Rosberg after today&...

Financial Times


Putin unveils security reshuffle
Financial Times
Vladimir Putin has forged ahead with his restructure of Russia's security apparatus, unveiling a reshuffle of law enforcement officials as he tighte...

RT


Putin, Medvedev attend Orthodox Easter Mass in Moscow
RT
Russian President Vladimir Putin alongside Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin joined Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia,...

Mirror.co.uk


President Vladimir Putin awards Russian 'Rambo' who died fighting ISIS top military honour
Mirror.co.uk
Vladimir Putin has awarded a soldier dubbed "Russian Rambo," who was killed fighting ISIS, the country's highest military honour. The Russian president ha...


Former MSNBC host Ed Schultz now spouting propaganda for Putin
American Thinker (blog)
Over the years, he displayed an animus toward Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, and President Assad of Syia, among others. But now that Schultz has a new job and a new bos...

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Russia's richest men:

read: How much is Putin worth?
Russian Ranking World ranking Name Sources of wealth Net worth
(USD billions)
1 28 Alisher Usmanov steel, telecom, investments 18.1
2 41 Vladimir Lisin steel, investments 15.9
3 45 Alexei Mordashov investments 15.3
4 46 Vladimir Potanin metals 14.5
5 56 Vagit Alekperov LUKoil 13.5
6 57 Mikhail Fridman oil, banking, telecom 13.4
7 58 Mikhail Prokhorov investments 13.2
8 64 Viktor Vekselberg oil, metals 12.4
9 68 Roman Abramovich steel, investments 12.1
10 72 Leonid Mikhelson gas, chemicals 11.9
11 81 Andrey Melnichenko coal, fertilizers 10.8
12 99 Gennady Timchenko oil & gas 9.1
13 100 Dmitry Rybolovlev fertilizer 9
14 104 Oleg Deripaska aluminum, utilities 8.8
15 105 German Khan oil, banking, telecom 8.5
16 110 Iskander Makhmudov mining, metals, machinery 8.2
17 141 Mikhail Gutseriev oil, real estate 6.7
18 141 Alexei Kuzmichev oil, banking, telecom 6.7
19 146 Leonid Fedun Lukoil 6.5
20 146 Suleiman Kerimov investments 6.5
The above is a Forbes list of Russian billionaires. It is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March 10, 2012. Russia had 95 billionaires in 2012.


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