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'He needs him now': Pride and revulsion in Russia as troubled Putin lifts up Stalin

Yahoo Daily News 17 May 2021
As local television news cameras rolled, admirers heaped praise on the late Soviet dictator, and the event’s organizers laid a concrete cornerstone to mark what will become the Stalin Center, a museum and educational center presenting a positive view of the creator of the gulag and the architect of Russia’s mass repressions in the mid-20th century.
photo: AP / Dmitri Lovetsky
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, gestures while speaking as French President Emmanuel Macron looks at him at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, May 25, 2018.
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Russia’s Putin And France’s Macron Discuss Ukraine And Navalny

OWP 17 May 2021
The phone call between Russia and the Western power has been one of the most recent communications regarding the Ukraine tensions while the Kremlin continues to contain Navalny ... Foreign powers must continue to support journalists and other reliable news sources both on the ground and in conversation with Russia to best maintain vigilance.
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Turkey Informs Russia on COVID-19 Measures in Push for Lifting Travel Curbs - Reports

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) A high-level Turkish delegation briefed Russian officials on Monday about efforts to rein in coronavirus cases in Turkey in a push for Russia to lift restrictions on air traffic, media reported.
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Palestine Welcomes Russian Efforts to Revive Middle East Quartet - Ambassador

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Palestine welcomes Russia's efforts to reassemble the middle East Quartet to mediate an end to fighting in Israel and the Gaza Strip, the Palestinian ambassador to Russia told Sputnik on Monday.
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Moscow Expects Second Russia-Africa Summit to Be Held Next Year in Africa - Lavrov

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Moscow hopes that the second edition of the Russia-Africa Summit will take place in one of the African countries next year, as it was previously agreed in the Russian city of Sochi that hosted the 2019 forum, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday.
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Russia Delivers Batch of Small Arms to Central African Republic - Ambassador

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
PARIS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Russia delivered a third batch of small arms, including 5,000 Kalashnikov assault rifles, to the Central African Republic (CAR), Russian Ambassador to Bangui Vladimir Titorenko told Sputnik. "Russia supplied the car with a third batch of weapons free of charge.
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Russia seeks to outlaw Navalny movementThe closed court hearing is part of a sweeping crackdown ...

Deccan Herald 17 May 2021
Prosecutors in April requested that Navalny's regional network and his Anti-Corruption Foundation be designated "extremist" organisations, accusing them of plotting to stage a Western-backed uprising in Russia ... Established in 2011, the Anti-Corruption Foundation has published numerous investigations into the lavish lifestyles of Russia's elite.
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Palestine's Death Toll From Conflict With Israel Tops 200 - Diplomat

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) A total of 218 Palestinians were killed and over 6,500 others were injured since tensions escalated between Israel and the Gaza Strip, Palestinian Ambassador to Russia Abdel A total of 218 ...
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Russia records 9,328 new COVID-19 cases

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th May, 2021 ) --.Russia confirmed 9,328 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to ...
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Roscosmos Earmarks $4.3Mln for Russia's 1st Mission to Venus - Public Procurement

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Russia's space agency Roscosmos has allocated 318 million rubles ($4.3 million) for the development of an automatic space station for Venus exploration, according to the country's public procurement website. Venera-D will be the first Venus probe launched by Russia.
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Facebook May Be Fined Another $200,000 Over Failure to Delete Banned Content in Russia

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) A Moscow court told Sputnik on Monday it will consider four more claims, collectively worth over $200,000, against social media giant Facebook over refusing to remove some banned content at the request of Russia's communications watchdog, Roskomnadzor.
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Russia Could Go Beyond Planned Series of 10 Borei-Class Nuclear-Powered Subs - Government

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Russia could build more Borei-A class strategic ballistic missile submarines after it finishes the construction of ten such subs in accordance with the current contracts, ...
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Moscow Court Yet to Consider Giving Navalny Access to FBK Foundation Case - Lawyer

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) A Moscow court is yet to rule whether Russian opposition activist Alexey Navalny can take part in the legal action against the Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK, designated foreign agent in Russia) he founded, his lawyer said Monday.
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Russia's Eurovision Contestant Says Unperturbed by Haters

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
ROTTERDAM (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Manizha Sangin, who will represent Russia in the annual Eurovision Song Contest, told Sputnik that she does not care about haters and will perform on stage for those who believe in her.
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Russia Itself to Determine 'Red Lines' in Dialogue With US - Lavrov

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
Russia will ... MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th May, 2021) Russia will decide on the so-called red lines when discussing issues of their international agenda with the United States, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday ... US-Russia relations have long been strained.
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