German foreign minister calls for direct and open dialogue with Russia
Important international issues can be resolved only with Moscow's participation, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told reporters on Wednesday before departing to Moscow, where he is scheduled to …
Trump says Sullivan may be appointed as next US ambassador to Russia
US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan may be appointed as the next US ambassador to Russia, US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday at the meeting with Romania's President Kalus Iohannis.
Russia monitors situation over attack on Turkish convoy in Syria’s Idlib
Russia is monitoring the situation in Syria’s Idlib; Russian servicemen are staying on land in this area, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a news conference on Tuesday in response to a …
No specific plans yet for Putin-Zelensky meeting, Normandy format summit
There are no specific plans so far for a new Normandy format meeting and a potential date for contacts between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky, Kremlin …
Can Macron normalize EU-Russia relations in the post-Merkel era?
Yesterday’s meeting between Presidents Putin and Macron at the French President’s official holiday residence at Bregancon was the 7th bilateral meeting between the leaders since President …
Italy: political crisis in full swing
It often happens that mid-August, when almost everyone is on vacation, brings sensational events in politics. In Russia it has already become proverbial. And not only there. For example, in 1971 Nixon …
Russian top diplomat, Venezuelan vice president to discuss joint projects' implementation
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Vice President of Venezuela Delcy Rodriguez will discuss the implementation of major joint projects in the sphere of economy, science, high technologies and …
Press review: What topped the Putin-Macron talks and Zelensky’s meeting with Netanyahu
Top stories in the Russian press on Tuesday, August 20, prepared by TASS
Media: Putin, Macron see eye to eye on Normandy talks
On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin held a working meeting with …
Western experts don’t see Ukraine as NATO member
Ukraine has no chance to become a NATO member, and the reason for that is the country's domestic problems and the policies of the EU and NATO in general, German political analyst Alexander Rahr said. …
Macron confident on Russia’s European future after meeting with Putin
French President Emmanuel Macron expressed confidence that Russia’s future is tied with Europe after the meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at the fort of Bregancon.
"I am …