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Several thousand people attended a Moscow rally organized by the Communist Party and other leftist groups, which was authorized by city officials.
He said that a Russian military plane had been shot down by anti-aircraft systems near Syria's coast because Russian-Israeli agreements on the prevention of dangerous incidents were not observed.
The order sets up a formal process to put financial penalties and blocks both on actors seen trying to hack into voting systems and those spreading disinformation through media and online.
President Vladimir Putin is expected to attend the games after hosting an economic forum in Russia's far eastern city Vladivostok where his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is one of the prominent guest
The military exercises come at a time of escalating tensions between Moscow and the West over accusations of Russian interference in western affairs and ongoing conflicts in Ukraine and Syria.
Moscow strongly denies involvement in the attack, and Russian officials said they didn't recognize the suspects.
The defence lawyers say George Papadopoulos was hired by the campaign in March 2016 despite having no experience with Russian or US diplomacy.
Bolton's meeting with Russia's security council secretary Nikolai Patrushev in Geneva was a follow up to last month's Helsinki summit between President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Despite the sanctions, Putin said a summit with Trump in Helsinki last month had been useful and praised the benefits of direct dialogue.
It also contradicted Putin's claim that the Western military alliance was refusing to discuss rules for military flights with Russia, saying aviation was an issue in various joint military forums.
Britain presses for more EU sanctions against Russia, says Vladimir Putin has made world 'a more dangerous place'
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov responded that Britain had too high an opinion of itself and was trying to impose its Russia policy on the EU and the United States.
"Kindly accept the deepest condolences over numerous human casualties caused by the devastating floods in Kerala," said Putin in his letter to Modi and Kovind.
Kerala floods HIGHLIGHTS: Centre releases Rs 600 crore, waives off customs duty and GST on relief materials
The Centre today released Rs 600 crore to flood-hit Kerala and decided to waive customs duty and GST on the relief materials being imported for the affected people in the state.
Photos showed Putin dancing with the bride, who was dressed in a traditional Austrian costume.
Ties between the two countries have been strained since Russia's annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine in 2014.