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World - War in Ukraine
9/29/2023 4:14:45 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered one of the top commanders of the Wagner military contractor to take charge of “volunteer units” fighting in Ukraine, signaling the Kremlin’s effort to keep using the mercenaries after the death of their chief, Yevgeny Prigozhin.

World - International
9/6/2023 10:41:38 AM
Britain is to ban Russian mercenary outfit the Wagner Group as a terrorist organisation, Defence Secretary Grant Shapps confirmed Wednesday.

World - International
8/30/2023 3:46:33 PM
The Kremlin said Wednesday that “deliberate wrongdoing” is among the possible causes of the plane crash that killed mercenary leader Yevgeny Prigozhin last week.

World - International
8/30/2023 10:03:50 AM
Russian mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who was killed in a plane crash two months after staging a short-lived mutiny, was on Tuesday laid to rest in a secret ceremony in his native Saint Petersburg.

World - International
8/29/2023 6:16:36 PM
A “farewell ceremony” has taken place for mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who was killed in a plane crash last week, his spokespeople said Tuesday in a terse statement on social media.

World - International
8/29/2023 1:20:44 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin will not go to the funeral of Wagner mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who died last week in a plane crash, the Kremlin said Tuesday.

World - International
8/27/2023 4:09:00 PM
The death of Yevgeny Prigozhin, head of the Wagner paramilitary group, following a plane crash on Wednesday has been confirmed by formal genetic analysis, Russia's Investigative Committee said Sunday.

World - Region
8/26/2023 3:40:55 PM
The Kremlin on late Friday rejected allegations it was behind a plane crash that is presumed to have killed mercenary leader Yevgeny Prigozhin, who conducted a brief but shocking mutiny in Russia two months ago.

World - International
8/25/2023 3:16:58 PM
The Kremlin rejected Friday rumors it had ordered the death of Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, presumed to have died in a plane crash two months after leading a mutiny in Russia.

World - War in Ukraine
8/24/2023 9:44:18 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin broke his silence on Thursday on the plane crash a day earlier that killed infamous mercenary boss Yevgeny Prigozhin and other senior members of the Wagner paramilitary group.

World - International
8/24/2023 2:09:15 PM
Wagner mercenary Group founder Yevgeny Prigozhin was on board a plane that crashed with no survivors northwest of Moscow, according to Russian authorities, just months after he launched a mutiny against Russia’s military leadership.

World - International
8/24/2023 1:12:13 PM
Russian mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin and top officers of his private Wagner military company were presumed dead in a plane crash that was widely seen as an assassination, two months after they staged a mutiny that dented Russian President Vladimir Putin’s authority.

World - War in Ukraine
8/23/2023 11:59:00 PM
The founder of Russia's Wagner mercenary group Yevgeny Prigozhin was on board the plane that crashed on Wednesday with all passengers believed to have died, Russia's aviation agency Rosaviatsia said.

World - War in Ukraine
8/23/2023 10:33:24 PM
Mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who was feared dead Wednesday in a plane crash near Moscow, was a Kremlin confident catapulted to infamy by Russia's offensive in Ukraine before he turned his troops on Russia's capital.

World - War in Ukraine
8/23/2023 2:32:19 PM
Gen. Sergei Surovikin, a former commander of Russia's forces in Ukraine who was linked to the leader of an armed rebellion, has been dismissed from his job as chief of the air force, according to Russian state media.

World - Region
8/22/2023 8:05:58 PM
Russian military officials including Moscow's deputy defence minister arrived in Libya on Tuesday after receiving an invite from pro-Moscow military General Khalifa Haftar.

World - War in Ukraine
7/12/2023 9:47:48 PM
Mercenaries of the Wagner Group are completing the handover of their weapons to the Russian military, the Defense Ministry said Wednesday, a move that follows the private army's brief rebellion last month that challenged the Kremlin's authority.

World - War in Ukraine
7/10/2023 5:54:48 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin at the Kremlin days after the commander led a short-lived rebellion, a senior government spokesman said Monday, the latest twist in a baffling episode that has raised questions about the power and influence held by both men.

World - War in Ukraine
7/8/2023 2:33:45 PM
Images of Wagner mercenary leader Yevgeny Prigozhin, found during a raid on his home, are likely genuine, despite appearing distorted due to being pictures of a digital screen, according to an analysis by The Guardian.

World - International
7/7/2023 12:36:50 PM
Russia’s rebellious mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin walked free from prosecution for his June 24 armed mutiny, and it's still unclear if anyone will face any charges in the aborted uprising against military leaders or for the deaths of the soldiers killed in it.

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