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 …
Putin to hold his 15th big media conference
Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a customary year-end news conference on Thursday, beginning at noon Moscow time.
It will be his 15th such event, starting from 2001. The head of state …
Armenian PM says political changes in his country gave new impetus to ties with Russia
The changes that have taken place after the advent of the new administration in Armenia have given a fresh impetus to Armenian-Russian relations, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said at a …
Putin says Russia ready for cooperation on equal footing with all Central Asian states
Russia seeks constructive cooperation on an equal basis with the countries of Central Asia and the entire Eurasian space, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in his greetings for participants of the …
Medvedev vows Russia will continue providing support to Kyrgyzstan
Russia plans to continue providing support and aid to Kyrgyzstan, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting with Kyrgyzstan's President Sooronbay Jeenbekov.
"We really have really good …
Situation in Kyrgyz capital is calm on Friday morning
Kyrgyzstan’s police prevented supporters of former President Almazbek Atambayev from destabilizing the situation in the country’s capital city of Bishkek, the Russian embassy said on …
Kyrgyz ex-President Atambayev reveals he was shooting at special forces during raid
Former Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev has revealed that he was shooting at the special forces officers who were storming his residence, he told reporters on Thursday.
"My supporters did not have …
Security Council meeting begins in Kyrgyzstan due to worsening situation
The extraordinary meeting of the Security Council began on Thursday in Kyrgyzstan amid the unrest that occurred in the village of Koi-Tash in the Chuy region, the Kyrgyz presidential press service …
Maduro says he is hopeful about Barbados talks with Venezuelan opposition
The new stage of negotiations between the Venezuelan authorities and opposition in Barbados may result in some new agreements, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Monday.
"I have received a …
US still looking for ways to destabilize Venezuela
The US continues to look for ways to destabilize the situation in Venezuela, however, people’s support for the government is strong, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told reporters …