The net unconsolidated profit of LUKoil, a Russian oil company, was RUR17.58bn (around $558m) in January-June 2002, according to Russian accounting standards, an increase of RUR2.3bn (around $73m) as compared to the figure reported in the similar period of last year, according to the company's second quarter report.
The face of USA's First Lady Melania Trump after her handshake with Russian President Putin has received a lot of attention in social media
Moscow is trying to stop Balkan countries from entering NATO. Greece eventually took measures against Russia, even though Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had earlier said that Russia was Greece's strategic partner
The Ukrainian government refuses to abode by its obligations, rejects a peaceful resolution of the conflict, and disregards its own people, the president said