European Union prolongs sanctions against 170 citizens and 44 companies of Russia, Ukraine
The European Union has prolonged for six months individual restrictive measures against 170 citizens and 44 legal entities of Russia and Ukraine, the Council of the European Union said in a statement …
Macron confident on Russia’s European future after meeting with Putin
French President Emmanuel Macron expressed confidence that Russia’s future is tied with Europe after the meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at the fort of Bregancon.
"I am …
Anti-Russian sanctions imposed by Montenegro are madness
The fact that Montenegro’s authorities have joined anti-Russian sanctions is sheer madness, Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral said in an interview with TASS on Monday.
MP censures idea of making Russia pay off PACE membership dues for suspension period
The chairman of the Russian State Duma’s International Affairs Committee, Leonid Slutsky, is skeptical about the idea to make Russia pay off its contributions to the Council of Europe for the …
Putin reaffirms readiness for constructive dialogue with EU
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a message of greetings to Ursula von der Leyen on her election as European Commission President, the Kremlin press service reported on Wednesday.
"The head …
Von der Leyen’s election as EC president won’t change things for Russia
Former German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen’s election as European Commission president is unlikely to pave the way for significant changes in relations between Russia and Western countries, …
UK refuses to issue visa to Russian diplomat traveling for media freedom conference
UK officials have refused to issue a visa to a representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry accredited to participate in the Global Conference on Media Freedom, the Russian Embassy in the UK said in …
UK government undermines any opportunity for dialogue with Russia
The UK government has been consistently undermining all opportunities for creating a constructive dialogue with Russia, citing threats to national security allegedly created by Moscow, a spokesperson …
Top lawmaker blasts UK’s double standards after RT, Sputnik barred from conference
The United Kingdom’s move to bar Russian media outlets Sputnik and RT from attending a global media freedom conference in London is an example of double standards, Russian State Duma (lower …
Lavrov to take part in informal meeting of OSCE
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will take part in the informal meeting of the foreign ministers of member states of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Slovakia's …