Assad warns endless US occupation of Syria may ignite armed uprising
The persistent occupation of Syria by American armed forces may spark a popular armed uprising similar to what was seen in Iraq, Syrian President Bashar Assad told the Rossiya-24 TV channel.
"If the …
Ukraine rules out further disengagement in Donbass until Normandy Four summit
The Ukrainian government will make a decision on further disengagement of forces and equipment in Donbass after the Normandy Four summit, head of the Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada (parliament) Committee on …
Syria to bring issue of Washington’s oil theft practices before UN
Damascus plans to bring the issue of Washington’s oil theft practices before the United Nations, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview with the Rossiya-24 TV channel, adding that …
Russian military police begin guarding airfield near Syria’s Kobane
Russian military police have begun guarding an airfield near the city of Kobane in northern Syria, where US troops used to be deployed, a senior military police inspector told reporters.
Russia fulfilled its tasks for operation in Syria
Russia has fulfilled the tasks that it set for the military operation in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters on Thursday after the BRICS summit.
"When it comes to Russia's own …
Ukraine won’t discuss Crimea at Normandy Four
Kiev is not intending to raise the issue of Crimea at Normandy Four talks, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadim Pristaiko said in an interview with BBC News Ukrainian published on Thursday in …
S-300 air defense systems to go on experimental combat duty at Russia’s Tajikistan base
The teams of S-300PS self-propelled anti-aircraft missile systems will go on experimental combat duty at Russia’s 201st military base in Tajikistan on December 1, Central Military District …
Gaza officials say Israeli strikes left 34 Palestinians dead, over 100 injured
Thirty-four Palestinian residents were killed and 111 more were injured in Israel’s attacks on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, the Donia Al-Watan news portal reported on Thursday, citing the …
Death toll in Bolivia protests rises to 10
At least 10 people were killed in the unrest that has raged in Bolivia since October 20, the El Deber newspaper said citing Director of the Bolivian Institute of Forensic Investigations Andres …
OSCE mission in Ukraine confirms completion of disengagement in Petrovskoye
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) has confirmed that the forces were disengaged in Petrovskoye in Donbass, the OSCE said in a press release on Wednesday.
"On 12 November, the OSCE Special …