Thursday Russian News Items

Posted to Russian Notes by Dr. Bruce Holl 3 October 2019
CDT 0725 GMT 1225 Moscow 1525

In English
RFE/Radio Liberty: “Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrives in Cuba for a two-day visit where he will hold talks with President Miguel Diaz-Canel, tour an energy project on the outskirts of the capital, and see how Havana is overhauling its capitol building, whose golden dome came as a gift from Moscow.”

Vestnik Kavkaza: “U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman has completed his tenure in Russia and is returning home. He will fly to the United States in the coming hours, an informed source said.”

По-русски
Росбалт: “В России может появиться новая льготная категория граждан — «жертвы перестройки». Инициатива возникла в Госдуме”.

Эхо Москвы: “В столице сегодня пройдет концерт в поддержку фигурантов так называемого «московского дела». Посетить это мероприятие всех неравнодушных пригласил актер Павел Устинов”.