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Latest news: Russian embassy

High Court blocks Russian bid to keep Canberra embassy site

The High Court has dismissed efforts by Russian diplomats to hold on to their Canberra embassy site following a federal eviction.

Protesters tell PM to keep hands off Russian embassy

Protesters have marched on Kirribilli House demanding that moves to block a new Russian embassy near the heart of Australian government be scrapped.

Russians launch High Court bid for seized Canberra land

The High Court has agreed to hear a Russian court challenge to the validity of new federal laws seeking to regain control of a block of land in Canberra.

Russia summons Australian envoy over Canberra embassy lease

Russia has summoned the Australian ambassador to protest the scrapping of a land lease in Canberra for an embassy and says relations are "at an all-time low".

Ukraine supporters protest child deportation outside Russian embassy

This Saturday Canberra's Ukraine supporters head to the Russian Embassy to protest child deportation.

Fleeing war in Ukraine to seek safety in Canberra: a mother’s story

Before the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Inna and Kyrylo lived in Kharkiv. Within a month of the war, they were displaced people living in Canberra.

The faces of Canberrans at Ukrainian vigil mourning one year of war

Canberrans from all walks of life joined the local Ukrainian community at a peaceful vigil outside the Russian embassy in Canberra today marking one year since Russian troops began Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.

Melting pot of Canberrans unite for Ukraine outside Russian embassy

To keep the invasion at the forefront of Canberrans’ minds, the Ukrainian community are hosting a vigil outside the Russian embassy on the one-year anniversary, 24 February.

To the editor: Turn off utilities to Russian embassy in Canberra

As Russian attacks leave Ukrainian cities without power and water, this correspondent asks the ACT Government to stop supplying utilities to the Russian Embassy in Canberra.

Russia sues over Canberra embassy site expulsion

The Australian government is now in court over an allegedly "unreasonable" decision to terminate a 99-year lease and expel Russia from its new Canberra embassy site.