Kiev forces violate ceasefire agreement again over past day
The Ukrainian military violated the ceasefire agreement over the past 24 hours opening fire on militia’s positions in the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR), the LPR militias …
Issue of Russia’s gas transit via Ukraine to be settled after court disputes are resolved
Russia is ready to continue with its natural gas transit via the territory of Ukraine after 2019 based on economically profitable conditions and a just decision of court disputes between …
Ukrainian oligarch Kolomoisky says he does not plan to invest in Donbass
The Ukrainian oligarch Igor Kolomoisky said he was not going to invest in the Donbass region, because he has no funds after the High Court in London ruled to limit his spending.
He said this in an …
Russia sets up anti-drone mobile groups at its airfields in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan
Mobile electronic warfare groups to protect Russia’s military aerodromes against combat unmanned aerial vehicles have been set up in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, the press office of the Central …
Georgia's parliament speaker to resign amid protests
Georgian Parliament Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze has decided to resign amid protests in the country’s capital of Tbilisi, Secretary General of the ruling ‘Georgian Dream - Democratic …
Press review: Highlights from Putin
Top stories in the Russian press on Friday, June 21, prepared by TASS
Media: How this year's Q&A differed from Putin's previous sessions
Increasing household incomes and solving social problems for …
‘Deliberate provocation’: MP slams Tbilisi unrest as ploy to undermine ties with Russia
The outbreak of demonstrations by radicals in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi is aimed at muddying the country’s relations with Russia, Chairman of the Russian State Duma (the lower house of …
G20 leaders to discuss trade, environment protection at summit in Osaka
The situation in the global economy and trade and environment-related issues will be key topics of the forthcoming summit of the Group of Twenty (G20) in Osaka from June 28 to 29, a source in the …
SCO ready to assume responsibility for regional security
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is ready to assume responsibility for ensuring security in the region, SCO Secretary General Vladimir Norov said on Friday.
Norov said that in their final …
Putin says Russia is not striving for superpower status
Russia does not intend to impose its influence over other states, striving for a superpower status, Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters following his annual televised Q&A session.