Russian paratroopers eliminating militants in Latakia
Asharq al-Awsat, an influential Arab newspaper, reported that Russian special operation units were directly involved in eliminating militants in the Syrian province of Latakia.
A representative of …
PACE challenges powers of Russian delegation
Participants in the summer session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Tuesday challenged the powers of the Russian delegation in the organization.
In order to challenge …
Russian delegation applies for confirming its powers in PACE
Russia’s delegation filed an application on Tuesday to confirm its powers in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Russian State Duma (lower house) Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin told …
Talks between security chiefs of Russia, US, Israel on Syria kick off in Jerusalem
Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, US National Security Adviser John Bolton and Israeli National Security Council chief Meir Ben-Shabbat have started trilateral talks on …
PACE’s aggressive minority fails to impose its viewpoint
Common sense has prevailed in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe where for the first time over the past five years the aggressive anti-Russian minority has failed to impose its …
Expert links Russian troops’ combat readiness check with tensions near state borders
The troops’ surprise combat readiness check in Russia’s Central Military District is linked with NATO’s increased activity near the Russian borders, the tensions between the United …
Netanyahu expects Putin to visit Israel in January 2020
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed the hope that Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Israel in January 2020. According to Netanyahu, such a visit will be timed to the 75th …
US sanctions for trading with Iran violate sovereignty of states
Permanent Representative of Russia to International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov has said that Washington violates sovereignty of other states by threatening them with sanctions for trading …
Turkey has bought Russian S-400 systems despite US’ threats
Ankara has bought Russian S-400 missile systems despite Washington’s threats, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusolgu said on Monday.
"We have bought S-400 systems, despite the United States’ …
Putin extends counter sanctions until end of 2020
President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree extending specific economic measures against countries that imposed sanctions against Russia until December 31, 2020.
The document has been published on …