2018 in Russia

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2018
in
Russia

Decades:
See also: Other events of 2018
List of years in Russia

Events in the year 2018 in Russia.

Incumbents

Events

February

March

  • 15-17 March – Sergei Lavrov has announced that Russia will expel diplomats from the United Kingdom because of the expulsion of 23 Russian envoys due to the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and Yulia Skripal.[1] The Russian foreign ministry is to expel 23 British diplomats amid tensions over the nerve agent attack in the United Kingdom.[2]

May

  • May 5 – Thousand Protest rally in 97 cities including Moscow and St Petersburg, against Vladimir Putin for winner forth team Russian President Election.[4]

Deaths

  • 28 March – Oleg Anofriyev, actor, singer, songwriter, film director and poet (b. 1930)

References

  1. ^ "Russian spy: Moscow 'will expel British diplomats soon'". BBC News. 15 March 2018. 
  2. ^ "Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow". BBC News. 17 March 2018. 
  3. ^ "Russia election: Vladimir Putin wins by big margin". BBC News. 18 March 2018. Retrieved 18 March 2018. 
  4. ^ https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/protesters-detained-thousands-rally-against-putin-s-government-n871331
  5. ^ "Бывший футболист «Динамо» Игорь Стрельбин скончался в Брянске". bryansktoday.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 4 January 2018. 
  6. ^ "Russian journalist Maxim Borodin dies after mysterious fall from balcony". The Times. 16 April 2018. 
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