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Russia plans to try to block VPN services in 2024 - senator

Reuters 03 Oct 2023
MOSCOW, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Russia's communications watchdog plans to block Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) from March 1 next year, a Russian senator for the ruling United Russia party said on Tuesday ... Senator Artem Sheikin said an order from the Roskomnadzor watchdog would come into force on March 1 that would block VPNs ... Our Standards ... Read Next.

Who is the Wagner Group officer Putin asked to form ‘volunteer battalions’?

Al Jazeera 03 Oct 2023
On June 23, Troshev made a fateful decision – he refused to take part in Wagner’s aborted mutiny in Russia and was not in the private jet with Prigozhin and his top officers that crashed in western Russia on August 23. Since the mutiny, Wagner has left Ukraine and fractured, no longer playing a part in Moscow’s faltering war effort.

Yevgeny Prigozhin's 25-year-old son may have taken over command of mercenary group and inherited his ...

The Daily Mail 02 Oct 2023
A photo of what seems to be Prigozhin's will suggests Pavel is set to be the sole inheritor of his properties and the private militia, The Times reports ... People visit a makeshift memorial for Wagner private mercenary group chief Yevgeny Prigozhin in central Moscow on October 1, 2023.

Wagner’s Prigozhin hailed a hero, 40 days after death in plane crash

Al Jazeera 02 Oct 2023
Prigozhin was killed when his private jet crashed on its way from Moscow to St Petersburg on August 23, two months after he led a failed mutiny on Moscow.Keep reading ... Memorials also took place in Moscow and other Russian cities with dozens of Wagner fighters and everyday Russians paying their respects.

Mourners Hail Dead Russian Mercenary Prigozhin as 'Patriotic Hero'

Voa News 02 Oct 2023
The private Embraer jet on which Prigozhin was traveling to St. Petersburg crashed north of Moscow killing all 10 people on board on Aug ... At memorials in Moscow and other Russian cities, dozens of Wagner fighters and ordinary Russians paid their respects, though there was no mass outpouring of grief.

Mourners hail dead Russian mercenary Prigozhin as hero of the people

FBC News 02 Oct 2023
The private Embraer jet on which Prigozhin was travelling to St ...

Opinion: Late-night hosts jumping back in after 5 months, while their shows face huge challenges

Auburnpub dot com 02 Oct 2023
A guy (Yevgeny Prigozhin) leading a private mercenary group named for a German opera composer (Richard Wagner, the idol of Russia’s existential enemy, Adolf Hitler), decided to start an insurrection against Russian dictator Vladimir Putin, even though he used to be Putin’s chef (or caterer at least).

‘Energy war’: Ukraine tries to protect electricity supply before winter

The Guardian 01 Oct 2023
“I went to bed. The next morning I peered outside my window ... Danyliuk, an engineer with Ukraine’s largest private electricity company, DTEK , said Moscow’s invasion took him by surprise ... ....

Putin meets former Wagner commander Troshin, asks to form voluntary units in Ukraine

Anadolu Agency 29 Sep 2023
Russian President Vladimir Putin met former commander of Wagner paramilitary group Andrey Troshev and asked him to form voluntary military units for Moscow's "special military operation" in Ukraine, the Kremlin said on Friday ... 23, a private plane flying from Moscow to St.

Trump sues former British spy over infamous dossier, report says

The Lawton Constitution 29 Sep 2023
Among the more salacious claims in Steele’s report — which was published by BuzzFeed days before Trump took office in 2017 — involved the Republican powerbroker joyously watching prostitutes urinate on a mattress where his rival Barack Obama once slept while visiting Moscow ... Steele spent time in Moscow while working for British intelligence.

Kremlin mum on Wagner chief's death, legacy

SCNOW Morning News 28 Sep 2023
Why Yevgeny Prigozhin's private jet plummeted into a field northwest of Moscow is still a mystery ... Still, the private army that once counted tens of thousands of troops is a precious asset the Kremlin wants to exploit, and Russian officials are pondering the possibility of sending some Wagner fighters back to Ukraine.

A month after Prigozhin’s suspicious death, Kremlin remains silent on his plane crash, legacy

York News-Times 27 Sep 2023
Why Yevgeny Prigozhin's private jet plummeted into a field northwest of Moscow is still a mystery ... 26 near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Prigozhin and his top lieutenants were among the 10 people killed in a private plane crash on Aug. 23 while flying from Moscow for St ... 23 while flying from Moscow to St.

Hundreds of Wagner mercenaries return to Ukraine war

Business Day 27 Sep 2023
Kyiv — Several hundred members of Russia’s Wagner private mercenary group have returned to eastern Ukraine to fight but are not having a significant impact on the battlefield, a Ukrainian military spokesperson said on Wednesday ... battles of Moscow’s 19-month war in Ukraine.

Pakistan, Russian embassy at odds over delivery of first LPG shipment

Dawn 27 Sep 2023
The Ministry of Energy said on Wednesday that Islamabad was ascertaining facts after Russia’s embassy in the country tweeted that Moscow had made its first Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) delivery to Pakistan ... At the time of the crude deal, Moscow said Islamabad would need to make any LPG purchases via the Russian private sector.

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