Mikhail Margelov

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  • Ban on U.S. adoptions goes to Putin

    The upper chamber of Russia's parliament on Wednesday unanimously voted in favor of a measure banning Americans from adopting Russian children. It now goes to President Vladimir Putin to sign or reject.

  • Mikhail Margelov (left), the Kremlin's Mideast envoy, welcomes a Syrian opposition delegation led by Washington-based rights activist Radwan Ziadeh (second from left) and Mulham Al-Droubi (third from left), one of the leaders of Syria's Muslim Brotherhood, prior to a meeting in Moscow on June 28, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Syrian opposition delegation visits Moscow

    A Kremlin Mideast envoy told a visiting Syrian opposition delegation on Tuesday that Russia sees no other friend in Syria than its people, saying "leaders come and go."

  • Rebel fighters fire their machine guns towards pro-Moammar Gadhafi forces at the front line of Dafniya, west of Misrata, Libya, on June 15, 2011. (Associated Press)

    NATO hits Gadhafi compound, diplomacy heats up

    Hours after NATO airstrikes pounded the area near Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's compound again before dawn Thursday, Russia's envoy to Libya turned up at a bombing site while on a visit to Tripoli for talks on ending the civil war.

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