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Sanctions force Russia to cut defense spending – study

May 02, 2018 - 1:24 PM

Russia's military expense last year came in at $66.3 billion, 20% lower than in 2016, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute says

DEFENSE SPENDING. Russian military cadets march on Dvortsovaya Square during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Saint Petersburg on April 24, 2018. File photo by Olga Maltseva/AFP

Soldier's 'selfie' raises questions over Moscow's role in Ukraine

Aug 02, 2014 - 1:12 PM

Russian MPs have called for a halt to soldiers using social networking sites to share information of potential value to its foes