UN founding states must set example to remove threat of global war
Five permanent members of the UN Security Council should set an example to eliminate threats of new wars, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in his annual State of the Nation Address to the Federal …
Press review: Will Haftar agree to peace and can Lavrov’s Sinhala bolster Sri Lankan ties
Top stories in the Russian press on Wednesday, January 15, prepared by TASS
Kommersant: Moscow wants to boost defense cooperation with Sri Lanka
The recent visit by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey …
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 …
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 …
Iraqi government to have final say on US military presence
The final decision on US military presence in Iraq will be made by the country’s government, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said on Monday in a speech at the Hoover Institution at Stanford …
Press review: Why Iran admitted its plane crash guilt and Moscow awaits Libyan rivals
Top stories in the Russian press on Monday, January 13, prepared by TASS
Vedomosti: Why Iran unexpectedly admitted guilt to the Ukrainian plane crash
On Saturday, Iran officially admitted that a …
Russian defense chief orders armed forces to monitor deployment of US missiles
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has tasked the Russian military with monitoring the deployment of intermediate- and shorter-range missiles by the US.
"We need to carry out a profound analysis …
How much difference do Russia’s new nuclear weapons really make?
Are Russia’s Avangard and Sarmat missiles really the game-changers which they’re depicted to be?
Readers may recall President Putin’s unveiling of these weapons systems on May 1st …
Press review: Iran-US conflict may morph into proxy war and EU eyes revising Russia ties
Top stories in the Russian press on Friday, January 10, prepared by TASS
Media: Iran-US conflict may turn into proxy war
The confrontation between Tehran and the United States is entering into a …