Putin, Russian Security Council members point to illegitimacy of new possible US sanctions
Russian President Vladimir Putin and the permanent members of the national Security Council have discussed new possible US sanctions against Moscow, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, TASS …
Russian premier compares new sanctions to declaration of economic war
The possible tightening up of economic sanctions against Russia may be treated as a declaration of economic war, which must be responded by all economic, political and other means possible, Russian …
Russia’s response to new US sanctions will be measured
Russia’s response to new US sanctions will be measured judging on their scale, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters on Thursday, TASS reports.
"These will be …
Russian to keep financial system in proper condition, despite US actions
Russia will keep its financial system in "proper condition" against the background of unpredictability of the United States, Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.
"Undoubtedly, against …
Senior Russian lawmaker slams US as mastermind behind staged Skripal poisoning
The United States has shown itself as the mastermind behind the staged poisoning of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia by imposing fresh sanctions on Russia, …
Russia still hopes to build constructive relations with US, West
Russia still hopes to build constructive relations with the United States and other Western countries but regrets that there is no reciprocity here, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on …
New US sanctions over Russian ex-spy’s case to reduce international law to ashes
Chairman of the State Duma Committee for Foreign Affairs Leonid Slutsky has called the US’ intention to introduce sanctions against Russia over the Skripals case a sign of rabid Russophobic …
Shares of Russian companies fall on Moscow Exchange on fears of US sanctions
Shares of Russian companies declined on the Moscow Exchange on Thursday. Thus, Aeroflot shares in early trading fell by 8.7%, ordinary shares of Sberbank declined by 4%, Rusal - by 3.3%, VTB - by …
US fails to provide evidence to prove Russia’s involvement in Skripal incident
Washington has not provided any facts and evidence to prove Moscow’s involvement in the Skripal incident, the Russian embassy in the United States said in a statement, TASS reports.
"On August …
Senior MP calls hypocritical US appeals to list Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism
The chairman of the Russian State Duma’s Committee for International Affairs, Leonid Slutsky, has called hypocritical appeals to designate Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism. He said it in …