Today the Russian Central Election Commission will consider registering Vladimir Putin as a presidential candidate. On January 23, Putin submitted to the commission the required amount of signatures in his support, and according to law the commission should decide on registering a candidate within 10 days after he submits the signatures.
The incumbent president has collected a total of 2.5m signatures in his support and may become the first candidate to be registered for running the upcoming presidential race.
The German press came to the conclusion that Russia's Zircon missile sea-launched complex represents a real threat to warships of different countries
On January 15, it was reported that the Russian government began to develop sanctions against several officials at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)