Tag: Moscow

US punishes Chinese military for buying Russian fighter jets

admin- September 21, 2018

Sukhoi Su-35 multi-role fighters bought by China: Now US imposes sanctions on Chinese military The Trump administration has imposed sanctions on the Chinese military for ... Read More

FG to Send Plane to Repatriate Scammed Nigerians in Russia

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2018

The Nigerian government will send a plane to repatriate the 200 defrauded Nigerian citizens currently stranded in Russia. Steve Ugbah, Nigerian ambassador to Russia who ... Read More

Analysis Croatia v England: With Historical Perspectives

Henry Solomon- July 11, 2018

This is a FIFA World Cup semi-final decades in the making. Both sides have waited patiently for their turn, each experiencing heartbreak in prior editions ... Read More

South Korean Players May be Forced to Complete Military Service after World Cup

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

Despite South Korea win and eventual exit of defending Champions Germany in the Russia 2018 World Cup, the Korean players may face a likely " ... Read More

FIFA Gets World Cup International Broadcast Centre

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

The International Broadcast Centre (IBC) was officially inaugurated on Friday in Moscow with a ceremony attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino and several high-profile local ... Read More

Fourth Loss for Africa, as England kick Off Campaign with Hard-Fought Victory Over Tunisia

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2018

England snatched victory in the dying moments of their opening fixture against Tunisia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia at the Volgograd Arena. Tunisia ... Read More

World Cup Russia 2018: FIFA Unveils Referees for Friday Matches

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

The referees’ appointment arm of world football governing body FIFA at the 2018 World Cup in Russia on Wednesday released names of officials for matches ... Read More

#FIFAWorldCup 2018 Tickets Sales Marks Impressive Figures at the Closing of Current Window

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2018

4,905,169 tickets had been requested by fans from all over the world before the random selection draw sales period concluded at 12:00 Moscow time on ... Read More

World Cup: Meet The 32 Finalists for Russia 2018 Set for Draws

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2017

Excitement is building for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, with all 32 teams now confirmed for the next edition of football’s showpiece event as ... Read More

Russia 2018 World Cup: England Legend And Russian Sports Journalist to Conduct Final Draw

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2017

The Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow is now tantalisingly close, and we can reveal who will be on stage to ... Read More

Google, Facebook, Twitter Testimony Victory to Russia – Lawmaker

Henry Solomon- November 2, 2017

  Russian Lawmaker on Thursday called Google, Facebook, Twitter testimony before U.S. Congress as a victory for both Russia and the diplomatic community. Tech giants ... Read More

Court of Arbitration Bans Russia From Rio Paralympics

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2016

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has banned Russia from competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after it lost an appeal against a ... Read More

Russia Pushes For Peace Talks to End Syrian Crisis

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2015

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and President Bashar al-Assad of Syria (Photo Internet) As Russia pushes to broker a political solution to the crisis ... Read More

Putin: Syria’s Assad Ready to Work with Some Rebels

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had told him he was ready to talk to rebels if they ... Read More