US Intelligence Disagree with Bush’s Severe Statements on Iran
Last Monday Office of US National Intelligence Director published in Washington an unclassified version of new National Intelligence Estimate “Iran: Nuclear Intentions and Capabilities”. This 9-page analysis of the Iran nuclear program contains a key conclusion - Iran halted its nuclear weapons program in 2003 and it remains on hold, RAI Novosty reports...
Suicide Bomb Exploded in Kabul Airport
A suicide bomber has exploded an explosive-laden vehicle in the Kabul airport. The attack was targeted against a team of foreigners whose details are not provided...
Georgian Leaders Request to Lift Arrest from Imedi TV Channel
Acting President of Georgian Nino Burdjanadze said today that the Georgian Leadership approached the General Prosecutor of Georgia with a request to petition about lifting the arrest from the property of the Imedi TV Channel...
Vladimir Putin: Russia’s Return to CFE Treaty Not Excluded
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he does not exclude restoration of Russia’s participation in the CFE Treaty but only provided the Western partners ratify and fulfill it...
War on International Terror a la Japanese
A special Antiterrorism Law expired in Japan the other day. This law was adopted in 2001 and since that date it was extended three times - in 2003, 2005 and 2006. Pursuant to this law the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Forces (MSDF) in the Indian Ocean refueled coalition warships participating in the Afghan Campaign. During six years, the coalition warships received about 480,000 tons of fuel from Japan...
Opposition Rally Dispersed in Batumy
A action of opposition’ supporters was dispersed in Batumi. As quoted to Ms Tinatin Hidashvili, a leader of the Republican Party of Georgia, the demonstration was dispersed by force. She said that the demonstrators were attacked not by the police but by supporters of the ruling regime. Ten supporters of oppositions were beaten and detained...
Vladimir Churov: 98% Ballots Processes
Vladimir Churov, Head of the Central Election Commission, said at a press-conference in Press-Center “Elections-2007” that as of 10:00 Moscow Time 98% of ballots received from polling station at the elections to the State Duma were processed...
Russia and Ukraine Agreed Midline in Azov
Russia and Ukraine agreed on the midline in the Sea of Azov. The agreement was reached at the current round of negotiations between delegations of the two Foreign Ministries discussing the delimitation in the Sea of Azov, Black Sea and Kerch Strait...
Russian – American Military Exercises in Germany
According to Colonel Igor Kanashenkov, Information Assistant of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Ground Forces, Russian and American servicemen will perform the second stage of joint peace-keeping HQ exercises “Torgau-2007” during December 1 – 15 in a US Military Base in Germany...
Georgia – Russia: New Round of Information Struggle
The nearer the date of presidential elections in Georgia, the higher the anti-Russia hysteria in Tbilisi...