Navalny supporters rally across Russia on Putin's birthday - Times Colonist

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny smiles as he speaks to the media during a break in the hearing on his appeal in a court in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. The Moscow City Court on Friday upheld a 20-day jail term for Navalny for calling ...

Russian protesters rally on Putin's birthday - Yahoo Singapore News

More than 1,000 supporters of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny rallied in rainy Moscow on President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday, calling for the Russian strongman to retire. The rally on Pushkin Square -- along with protests in dozens of ...

Protests for Navalny across Russia on Putin birthday - BBC News

More than 100 people have been arrested as supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny hold protests in some 80 cities across Russia, reports say. They are demanding he be allowed to stand in 2018 presidential elections. The rallies coincide with ...

Supporters of opposition leader Navalny rally across Russia - Halesowen News

Supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny are rallying across Russia, heeding his call to push authorities to let him enter the presidential race. The wave of demonstrations on the 65th birthday of President Vladimir Putin comes as Mr Navalny ...

Saudi hopes for consensus on future of global oil deal before November OPEC meet - Yahoo News

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih adjusts his glasses during a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Vienna, Austria, December 10, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader/Files. More.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny calls for protests on Vladimir Putin's birthday - Deutsche Welle

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called for anti-Putin rallies from prison, where he is serving time for organizing illegal protests. He compared life under Putin with being constantly forced to eat turnip. Alexei Navalny in a court in ...

Alexei Navalny's Mass Protests on Putin's Birthday (Live Blog) - The Moscow Times

To coincide with President Vladimir Putin's birthday on Saturday, Russian opposition leader and presidential hopeful Alexei Navalny's campaign has called for nationwide demonstrations. Navalny was recently sentenced to 20 days behind bars ahead of a ...

Russia, Saudi Arabia favour continuing oil output cut - Web India 123

Russia and Saudi Arabia support the oil output cut deal, and the agreement's future should be discussed closer to its expiry date, according to a top minister. "We agreed that in principle we have such an option and there are such opportunities ...

Russian strongman pours tea for Saudi king - The News International

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi King Shah Salman sat down for a cup of tea at the Kremlin on Thursday. Photos show Putin personally pour a cup of tea for his royal guest at the Kremlin Palace. The tea session was followed by a large ...

Saudi Arabia Expands Cooperation With Russia, but US Remains 'Strategic Partner' - Sputnik International

The government of Saudi Arabia is seeking to diversify its foreign policy, including expanding cooperation with Russia. However, the rapprochement between Riyadh and Moscow does not mean a total reshuffle of the kingdom's strategic international ties.

Saudi King's Glittery Golden Escalator Stopped Midway And It was Awkward - News18

81-year-old Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz's three-day visit got off to an awkward start when his glittery golden escalators that he uses to descend from his plane broke down midway. Anurag Verma | CNN-News18 · @kitAnurag. Updated:October 7, 2017, ...

What comes after the Saudi-Russian summit? - Al-Arabiya

Several factors push journalists who headed to Moscow to cover the Saudi-Russian Summit to describe it as an exceptional event. It is the first time a Saudi monarch walks into the Kremlin Palace. The keenness of Russian President Vladimir Putin to ...

Saudi Arabia issues 2000 mining licenses worth $66bln - ZAWYA

Photo used for illustrative purpose only. A view is seen of the processing plant at the Merian gold mine, owned and operated by the Newmont Suriname mining company, in Sipaliwini district, Suriname, October 7, 2016. Picture taken October 7, 2016.

Saudi King's golden escalator breaks down during historic visit to Russia - Zee News

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz began his landmark three-day visit to Russia on an embarassing note. The 81-year-old arrived in Russia and while he was disembarking his private plane, his golden escalator customised for him stopped functioning ...

Russian doll diplomacy in Gulf about pragmatism not posture - Arab News

Above, Russian fighter jets fly in formation over Red Square and the Kremlin during a military parade dress rehearsal in Moscow May 6, 2010. Russia's huge arms industry is looking to do business with the Gulf states. (Reuters). LONDON: “My friend's ...

Leonid Bershidsky: As Putin turns 65, his power slowly wanes - Virginian-Pilot

TODAY, Russian President Vladimir Putin turns 65. This is the maximum retirement age for Russian civil servants, which can only be raised in special cases. Though Putin, as an elected official, is not subject to this law and has indicated that it's too ...

Saudi-Russian arms agreements signal a hedging of bets - Arab News

King Salman's current visit to Moscow — the first such trip by a sitting Saudi monarch — marks a turning point in relations between the two countries. The king's agenda in his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin was full of important issues ...

Saudi King left red-faced on arrival in Russia when gold escalator breaks down - Yahoo7 News

Saudi Arabia's King Salman had an unforgettable arrival in Moscow on Wednesday when his gold escalator broke down as he was exiting his private plane. The king seemed unsure what to do when his ride malfunctioned halfway to the tarmac and spent ...

Saudi king's gold escalator malfunctions on Moscow airport tarmac - The Sydney Morning Herald

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz brought 1500 people, a golden escalator and his own carpets on his historic, four-day state visit to Russia, according to a person familiar with the situation. The 81-year-old leader of the Gulf kingdom exited his plane ...

UAE lauds Saudi King Salman's visit to Russia - The Siasat Daily

Dubai: Anwar Gargash, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in Abu Dhabi, called on Friday via his twitter account the visit by Saudi King Salman to Russia's President Vladimir Putin an “impressive success.” King Salman ...