Russia in confidential consultations with the Netherlands on MH17 crash
Russia is having confidential consultations with the Netherlands on MH17 flight that was downed over Donbass in July 2014, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko said on Friday.
Iran to release photos taken by drone allegedly downed by US Navy
Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) will soon release photos of the USS Boxer taken by an unmanned aerial vehicle that the US claims to have downed, Iran’s Fars News Agency …
Democrats offering 1970’s ideas to American voters
In a Democrat presidential race packed with over 20 candidates Joe Biden understandably enjoys massive name recognition. The man has been in public office for nearly 1/5th of American history, long …
Europe's hypocritical powerlessness
August 2 marks the termination of INF, the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. In this regard, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg published an article in Germany's Frankfurter Allgemaine …
Press review: Turkey picks S-400s over F-35s and can ties with Ukraine be restored
Top stories in the Russian press on Friday, July 19, prepared by TASS
RBC: Turkey chooses Russia's S-400s over US' F-35s
Washington has removed Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program and may …
US concerned by Russia's leading position in Arctic
Russia’s leadership in the Arctic region remains a source of concern for the United States, US Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Karl Schultz said during the Aspen Security Conference.
"Russia has a …
Russian senior diplomat plans to meet with Venezuela’s leadership in Caracas
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has said that he plans to hold meetings with Venezuela’s leadership, including in the country’s Foreign Ministry, in Caracas on July …
UN Security Council holds closed meeting on Syria’s Idlib
The UN Security Council met behind closed doors on Thursday to discuss air strikes in Syria’s Idlib, Russia’s UN envoy, Vasily Nebenzya, told reporters.
"We had closed consultations on …
Turkey ready to consider alternatives to US F-35 fighter jets
Ankara is ready to consider alternatives to US-made F-35 fighter jets if Washington refuses to hand them over to the republic, the head of Turkey’s Defense Industry Directorate, Ismail Demir, …
US Navy warship downs Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz
The US Boxer Wasp-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy downed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday in what US President Donald Trump described as a "defensive …