Home > News > World
Thursday March 6, 2014 MYT 6:45:18 PM
Thursday March 6, 2014 MYT 6:46:16 PM
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A bill on simplifying the procedure for "parts of foreign states" to join the Russian Federation could be adopted next week, a politician who crafted the bill was quoted as saying on Thursday.
Itar-Tass news agency quoted Sergei Mironov as saying: "Speaking plainly, this bill was introduced by me for the sake of Crimea."
(Reporting by Elizabeth Piper, editing by Jason Bush)
Ukrainian serviceman killed in rebel attack near Mariupol - military
Devastating Nepal quake kills over 1,000, some in Everest avalanche
Togo votes in delayed presidential election
Thousands gather at dawn ceremony to mark Gallipoli centenary
Next stop – Sensational Singapore
How Malaysians abroad are bridging a skills gap
US astronaut launches geography quiz on Twitter
Mick Schumacher is best rookie on F4 race debut
Surreal art in Dubai
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)