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July 25, 2014 09:46
Dmitry Rogozin (RIA Novosti / Aleksey Nikolskyi)
Government plans closer ties with arms industries of Belarus, Kazakhstan
The Russian arms industry has developed a plan to replace its Ukrainian suppliers, lost during the latest crisis in this country, with companies in Belarus and Kazakhstan, an influential Russian daily reports. 31
Gennady Zyuganov, Head of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation. (RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenko) ‘I have never been tried by criminals’ Russian communist leader mocks Ukrainian probe
Gennady Zyuganov has attacked the Ukrainian criminal case against him, saying that Kiev authorities were contributing to the country’s breakup much more than himself. 13
Opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov, left, charged with organizing mass riots at the Moscow City Court hearing on the merits of Udaltsov and Razvozzhayev's criminal case July 24, 2014 (RIA Novosti / Ramil Sitdikov) Leftist activists convicted of masterminding anti-government riots
The Moscow City Court has convicted two key figures from the fringe leftist opposition of organizing mass unrest at the 2012 state-sanctioned rally against alleged violations at parliamentary polls. 25
RIA Novosti / Valeriy Melnikov Russia to introduce new ‘solidarity’ tax on rich
State Duma deputies want to levy an additional tax on people with high personal incomes in order to finance the development of the new federation areas of Sevastopol and Crimea. 117
AFP Photo / Thomas Coex Duma to consider law changes targeting online identity theft
A group of Lower House MPs have suggested a law that would force social networks to delete fake accounts registered using a real person’s name if they receive a complaint. 7
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (RIA Novosti/Ekaterina Shtukina) Ukrainian crisis will not split Russia and Europe - Medvedev
The Russian Prime Minister has acknowledged that relations with the EU have become more complicated, but assured foreign trade representatives that the situation in Ukraine would not become a barrier between Russia and Europe. 86

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