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Russia denies space program in 'crisis'

MOSCOW, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Russia's space industry is not in crisis despite some local problems and failed launches, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Friday.

Moscow aims to update defense

MOSCOW, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Foreign partnerships for military technology are possibilities for Russia but domestic plants will never assemble foreign analogues, the Russian president said.

Russia working on hypersonic vehicle

MOSCOW, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- A hypersonic vehicle meant to deploy satellites into orbit is based in part of the Su-27 series of Russian military aircraft, documents reveal.

U.S. defense technology worries Russia

MOSCOW, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Russia's deputy prime minister said it was important that national defense technology keeps up with developments from the U.S. military.

Russia considers hypersonic bomber

MOSCOW, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin says his country should consider developing a hypersonic aircraft for its long-range bomber needs.

Rogozin tweets criticism of Madonna

MOSCOW, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin used an abbreviated form of the Russian swear-word for "whore" in a tweet criticizing Madonna.

India seeks answers over fisherman's death

NEW DELHI, July 18 (UPI) -- India said it is working with authorities in Dubai and the United States over the death of an Indian fisherman around 10 miles off the United Arab Emirates coast.

Russian bikers released by Iraq

MOSCOW, May 25 (UPI) -- Four Russian bikers who were detained in Iraq for alleged espionage and visa violations were released Friday, an official announced.

Russia could use radar in missile system

MOSCOW, May 4 (UPI) -- Russia could offer its Don-2 radar system near Moscow as part of a deal with NATO on a European missile-defense system, a government official said Friday.
Russia plans new defense strategy

Russia plans new defense strategy

MOSCOW, April 24 (UPI) -- Russia will finalize a new and comprehensive defense policy by the end of the year, its deputy prime minister announced Tuesday.

Russians protest Volga River NATO hub

ULYANOVSK, Russia, April 24 (UPI) -- Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of the Russian city of Ulyanovsk over the weekend to protest plans to establish a NATO transport hub there.

Russia won't halt peacekeeping mission

TIRASPOL, Moldova, April 17 (UPI) -- Western pressure won't force Moscow to abandon its mission in Moldova's breakaway region of Transdnestr, a government spokesman said Tuesday.

Space station on another planet suggested

MOSCOW, March 2 (UPI) -- An international space station could be built on another planet rather than in Earth orbit, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said.

Rogozin: Streamline weapons procurement

MOSCOW, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Russian Defense Minister Dmitry Rogozin said the country's defense industry must prepare for "brief and unpredictable" wars.

Russia to forge ahead on missile shield

MOSCOW, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Russia's deputy prime minister Sunday said Moscow is prepared to build its own missile defense system to protect against potential NATO threats.
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Dmitry Olegovich Rogozin (Russian: Дми́трий Оле́гович Рого́зин; born 21 December 1963) is a well-known Russian diplomat and popular politician, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia. In January, 2008, he became Russia's ambassador to NATO. He was a leader of the Rodina (Motherland) party until it merged with other similar Russian parties to form the Fair Russia party. He speaks 4 languages and holds a doctor's degree.

On 18 February 2011 Russian President Dmitry Medvedev appointed Dmitry Rogozin as a Special Representative on anti-missile defence and negotions with NATO countries on this issue.

Dmitry Rogozin was born in Moscow in a family of a famous Soviet military scientist. He graduated from Moscow State University in 1986 with a degree in journalism and in 1988 graduated with another degree in economics. In 1996 he also got a PhD in philosophy.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Dmitry Rogozin."
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