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People carry banners with photos of ancestors on Victory Day in St Petersburg, Russia, in May 2019.

Russia has pledged to go ahead with a massive WWII memorial parade — which attracts crowds of more than 100,000 — despite its growing coro...

Russia has reported 6,340 cases of the coronavirus but has not endorsed social distancing as a policy to stop the spread of the virus.
Police stand guard outside St Thomas' hospital in London where Boris Johnson is being treated.

Boris Johnson’s spokesman accuses Russia of spreading ‘disinformation’ after Russian state media claims the prime minister is on a c...

Boris Johnson's spokesman refused to say whether the prime minister is suffering from pneumonia but said he "was in good spirits."

Oil prices slump 3% after Saudi Arabia and Russia delay talks to end their price war

President Donald Trump threatened to slap 'very substantial' tariffs on their oil products if the pair fails to reach a deal.
Police in Moscow reportedly forced a man to abandon his dog in a park after he violated a lockdown order.

Police in Russia shoved a man into a van and forced him to abandon his dog in a park for violating the city’s lockdown order

At the end of March, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin closed all restaurants, cafe, bars, and parks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The Russian transport plane that sent medical supplies to New York.

Russia got some good PR by sending vital medical gear to the US, even as coronavirus cases at home doubled in last three days

The shipment suggested — according to media spin from Moscow — that the US wasn't capable of handling its own emergencies without aid from Russia.

Oil prices surge after Trump says he expects Saudi Arabia and Russia to end their price war and reach a deal

Oil prices jumped after Trump called on Saudi Arabia and Russia to address concerns over their price war.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin on March 31.

Coronavirus confusion in Russia after Putin announced a nationwide vacation and people took to the streets. Two days later the Kremlin had to clarify ...

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told reporters: "It's not days off or holidays in the classical understanding of that word."
Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with the hospital's chief physician Denis Protsenko during a visit to the hospital for patients, infected with coronavirus disease, on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia March 24, 2020.

Russian doctor who shook Putin’s hand tests positive for coronavirus

"I think the immunity I've developed this month is doing its job," the Russian doctor reportedly said on Facebook.

Oil’s 66% plunge marks its worst quarter ever amid the double whammy of coronavirus and a global price war

Oil prices could fall even further in April as Saudi Arabia and Russia boost production to record levels.
The construction site of a new infectious diseases hospital for confirmed and potential patients with coronavirus infection outside of Moscow.

Satellite images reveal Russia is rapidly building a 500-bed hospital in a field outside Moscow to handle a surge in coronavirus cases

Russia is reporting unusually low numbers of COVID-19 cases, but emergency hospital construction seen outside of Moscow tells a different story.