Not all Balkan nations able to resist NATO’s pressure
Certain Balkan nations fall under NATO’s influence against the will of the majority of citizens, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with Trud newspaper.
"As for the …
Russian foreign minister says war in Syria ended, only hotbeds of tension remain
Syria is returning to peace, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with Trud newspaper, adding that only separate hotbeds of tension remain in the republic.
"The Syrian war has …
The crypto-religious search for “a normal country”
In delivering his first major policy-speech since being sworn in as US Defense Secretary in July, Mark Esper said in London on September 6th that the United States’ European allies needed to be …
Russia asked Interpol if Smolenkov is in US
Russia has addressed Interpol with a query if a former Kremlin staff employee, Oleg Smolenkov, was in the territory of the United States following media rumors he is a CIA agent, Foreign Ministry …
European Union prolongs sanctions against 170 citizens and 44 companies of Russia, Ukraine
The European Union has prolonged for six months individual restrictive measures against 170 citizens and 44 legal entities of Russia and Ukraine, the Council of the European Union said in a statement …
Russia hasn’t tested any missiles banned by INF after the deal’s collapse
Russia has carried out no tests of missiles outlawed by the INF Treaty since the termination of this agreement, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told the media on Thursday.
"Russia has made no …
Press review: Trump’s ‘Bolton-free’ policy plans and Moscow’s multilateral strategic model
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, September 12, prepared by TASS
Media: Trump’s policy prospects after clipping hawkish adviser’s wings
US National Security Adviser John …
Gazprom working to preempt transit risks for Europe
In late August Nord Stream 2 AG, the operating company of the Nord Stream 2 project, reported that the construction of the gas pipeline's offshore part was completed by 75% of its total length. "A …
Trump says Bolton made mistakes, failed to get along with other officials
US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his national security adviser John Bolton was dismissed for making big mistakes and failing to come to terms with other important officials of the …
Putin to meet with Israeli premier Netanyahu in Sochi
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Sochi on Thursday.
According to the Kremlin press service, "issues of further development of the bilateral …