• A view of the Egersheld Lighthouse in Vladivostok in Russia’s Far East 2019-12-09 19:12

    Russia’s 7 most beautiful lighthouses

    TEHRAN - The first lighthouses in Russia were built under Peter the Great, known as the “father of the Russian Navy”. There are now roughly about a hundred operating and abandoned lighthouses left in Russia. We have put together a list of the most beautiful specimens. Let’s get started, or as the Russians say — Poekhali!

  • port 2019-09-03 19:04

    Crimea invites Iran to use its ports as a U.S. sanctions workaround: official

    Crimea has offered Iran access to its ports as a way for Tehran to avoid U.S. sanctions on oil exports, a senior official in the annexed region’s Kremlin-backed administration told Russian media, according to The Moscow Times.