Pompeo discusses situation around Iran with Israel's prime minister
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has held telephone talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday, Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a statement.
"Secretary Pompeo and Prime …
Japan and US agree that escalation in Middle East should be avoided
Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi has met with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in San Francisco on Tuesday, the Japanese Foreign Minister said in a statemenet released on …
Russia pursues policy of gradual de-dollarization
Amid the US’ sanctions, Moscow pursues the policy of gradual de-dollarization of its economy and expansion of settlements in national currencies, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an …
UN expects Libya’s Sarraj and Haftar to take part in conference in Berlin
The United Nations expects the highest level of participation of the Libyan parties at an international conference in Berlin scheduled for January 19, Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the UN …
Russian airlines continue using Iran’s airspace
Russian airlines continue to use Iran’s airspace, the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency informed on its website.
"Russian airlines continue to use Iran’s airspace with security …
Seoul, Moscow working on a series of high-level visits
South Korea and Russia are conducting consultations on arranging a number of bilateral visits, South Korean Ambassador to Russia Lee Sok-bae told reporters on Tuesday.
"We are conducting intense …
Russia ready to help establish dialogue between US and Iran
Moscow is ready to contribute to launching dialogue between Washington and Tehran if the sides show interest in this, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a news conference on Tuesday.
"We are …
Press review: Baghdad not rushing to kick US troops out and power struggle rocks Abkhazia
Top stories in the Russian press on Tuesday January 14, prepared by TASS
Nezavisimaya Gazeta: Baghdad in no rush to kick US troops out
Acting Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi opposes a US troop …
Putin-Merkel: practical Kremlin dialogue
On January 11, German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel paid a one-day visit to Moscow, where she held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin. Mrs. Merkel, be it noted, has not been …
Iran’s defense minister says strike on US base was ‘necessary action’
Iran’s airstrike on the Ain Al-Asad US air base in Iraq was a ‘necessary action,’ Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami was quoted as saying by the country’s IRNA news agency on …