Terrorists expelled from Syria may drift to African regions
Northern Africa and the Sahel may become the terrorists’ new bases after their expulsion from Syria, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said after a 2+2 meeting of the Russian and French …
Russian envoy slams Trump’s decision on Afghanistan as ‘negative signal’
US President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel a meeting with the Taliban leaders and suspend peaceful consultations is a negative signal, but Moscow expects negotiations will continue, Russian …
US wants to force Iran to abandon nuke deal altogether
Washington is trying to force Iran to abandon the nuclear deal and push the EU towards reimposing sanctions. It will not maintain genuine dialogue with Tehran, Chairman of the Russian State …
Donbass expects Kiev to adhere to Minsk Agreements
The Lugansk and Donetsk People’s Republic (LPR and DPR) are expecting consistent implementation of the Minsk Agreements by Ukraine, head of the LPR Leonid Pasechnik stated on Thursday.
Putin says special organization may be created to address problems in Strait of Hormuz
Russian President Vladimir Putin does not rule out that a special organization might be created to address problems that emerge in the Strait of Hormuz.
"From the standpoint of the potential of our …
US did not give clear answer to Russia’s proposal on cybersecurity dialogue
Moscow has not yet received any clear response from Washington to the proposal of launching dialogue on cybersecurity, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with Izvestiya …
Militants shell 21 settlements in Syria in past 24 hours
Militants have shelled 21 settlements in the Syrian regions of Aleppo, Latakia, Idlib and Hama in the past 24 hours, Major General Alexey Bakin, chief of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the …
Iran will start third stage of rolling down its nuclear deal commitments on Friday
Tehran will start the third stage of rolling down its commitments in the framework of the Iranian nuclear deal on Friday, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday.
"Iran will start the third stage …
UN lauds Russia cooperation in countering terrorism
The United Nations is hailing the level of cooperation with Russia in the issues of counter-terrorism, Under-Secretary for the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office Vladimir Voronkov said at the …
Tehran to free 7 crewmembers of detained British tanker
The Iranian authorities have decided to release seven crewmembers of the British Stena Impero tanker, including one Russian citizen, spokesperson for the Russian embassy in Iran Andrey Ganenko told …