Belgium extradites Russian national who fought for Islamic State
Belgium has extradited a Russian national who fought in the ranks of the Islamic State international terrorist organization (outlawed in Russia), the press office of Russia’s Federal Security …
Russia’s Aerospace Force to get 30 more Ka-52 attack helicopters by 2022
Russia’s Aerospace Force will get additional 30 Kamov Ka-52 ‘Alligator’ combat helicopters by 2022, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko said on Tuesday.
The Russian defense …
By 2025, developed countries to lose quarter of their nuclear capacity
Developed countries, which have been gradually reducing their nuclear power generation, may lose one quarter of their nuclear capacity by 2025 and two thirds - by 2040, a Paris-based international …
Sending 1,500 US troops to Middle East will increase risks in the region, warns Lavrov
US President Donald Trump’s decision to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East may increase risks in the region, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters on Monday.
Lightning hits Soyuz carrier rocket during launch from Plesetsk spaceport
Lightning struck a Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket with a Glonass-M navigation satellite during its blastoff from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in north Russia, Chief of the Plesetsk Cosmodrome Major-General …
Russian military inspectors to hold observation flight over the United States this week
A group of Russian military inspectors will carry out this week an observation flight over the territory of the United States within the frames of the international Open Skies Treaty, Krasnaya Zvezda …
No chemical attacks in Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone
There were no chemical attacks in Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone on May 19 and there could not be any as Syrian government troops declared a unilateral ceasefire from May 18, Russian Defense …
US looking for reason to start direct confrontation with Iran
Washington is provoking Tehran to sternly retaliate, trying to look for a reason for direct confrontation, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Thursday.
Militants stage 2 attempted offensives in south of Idlib May 22
Two attempted offensives were staged to Jabhat al-Nusra (a terrorist organization outlawed in Russia) militants in the south of Syria’s Idlib governorate in the evening on May 22, the press …
Air defense force destroys four rockets fired by terrorists at Russia’s Hmeymim airbase
The alert air defense force destroyed four rockets, which terrorists fired from multiple launch systems at the Hmeymim airbase in Syria, Russia’s Defense Ministry reported on Thursday.