US Expands Anti-Iran Sanctions
The US Treasury and State Departments together sanctioned 18 individuals and entities tied to the Iranian military and Tehran’s ballistic missile program, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) …
Putin, Trump Meet on G20 Sidelines
Dmitry Peskov said that Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump shook hands for the first time and confirmed a subsequent meeting.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump shook hands …
NATO Members Ready to Increase Troop Numbers in Afghanistan
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that NATO was not planning to resume combat operations in Afghanistan.
Fifteen countries participating in NATO’s Resolute Support mission …
US' Claims Over Syria Directed Against Russia
The provocative claims made by the US about an alleged chemical attack in Syria are directed not only against Damascus but Moscow as well, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said …
Chinese Troops Enter Indian Territory, Destroy Bunkers
A major scuffle has erupted along the India-China border as Chinese troops entered the Indian state of Sikkim and destroyed two Indian bunkers. Chinese troops also engaged in a fight with Indian …
EU Sanctions Against Russia Failed
EU restrictive measures against Russia have not reached their goal, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Department of European Cooperation said Wednesday.
Earlier in the day the European …
French FM to Meet With Lavrov on Tuesday
French Minister for Foreign and European Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian will arrive in Moscow on Tuesday and hold a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
According to the Russian …
Kremlin Disagrees With EUs Anti-Crimea Sanctions
The Kremlin continues to oppose the European Union's extended anti-Crimea sanctions as harmful both to Russia and the EU member states, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday.
The European Union …
Macrons Majority Considered Negative by 58 Percent
The majority of French citizens see the large likely presidential majority in parliament, which is expected to be the outcome of the second round of the general election, a "bad thing" for the …
US Always Interfered in Russian Elections
Vladimir Putin said that the United States always interfered in Russian elections, doing so especially aggressively in 2012.
The United States always interfered in Russian elections, doing so …