Suspected IS terror group’s recruiter detained in St. Petersburg
Law enforcement agencies in Russia’s St. Petersburg have detained a man, who is suspected of having recruited Tajik nationals to fight in Syria on the side of the Islamic State (terror group, …
Putin to hold meeting with Palestinian leadership this week
Russian President Vladimir Putin is planning to hold a meeting with the Palestinian leadership this week, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday.
"Yes, we have contacts with the …
Drone attack on Russian airbase at Syria’s Hmeymim repelled
Air defense systems of the Russian base at Syria’s Hmeymim repelled a drone attack on Sunday, no one was hurt, the Russian defense ministry said.
"At dark on January 19, 2020, Russian air defense …
Pompeo to attend international conference on Libya in Berlin
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will visit Berlin on January 19 where he will take part in the international conference on Libya, Spokesperson for the US Department of State Morgan Ortgaus said …
Erdogan: Turkey sending troops to Libya to back GNA
Turkey has started to deploy troops to Libya in a bid to provide support to the Government of National Accord (GNA) led by Fayez al-Sarraj, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said …
Soleimani fallout continues to produce diplomatic dividends for Russia
Ahead of this year’s Munich Security Conference, due to begin on February 14th, its chairman Wolfgang Ischinger praised what he called President Putin’s “method” concerning …
Iran enriches uranium in greater amounts than before nuclear deal
Iran currently enriches uranium in greater amounts than before the conclusion of the nuclear deal in 2015, President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday.
"Today we enrich more uranium every day than …
Palestinian top diplomat sees zero chance for talks with Israel under Netanyahu
The Palestinian government sees zero possibility for resumption of talks with Israel as long as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains in power, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki has …
Syrian troops liberate two villages in eastern Idlib
After intense fighting with militants from the Jabhat al-Nusrah terrorist group (outlawed in Russia), the Syrian armed forces liberated two villages in the east of the Idlib governorate, the Sham FM …
Tear gas grenades explode near Russian embassy in Beirut
Two tear gas grenades detonated on the premises of the Russian Embassy in Beirut on Wednesday, minister-counselor Vyacheslav Maksudov told TASS.
"Two grenades landed on our territory. No injuries …