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Russians banned from entering South Korea leave the country
All Russian nationals banned from entering South Korea have left the country, the Russian embassy in South Korea said in a Facebook statement on Monday.
"According to recent information, 26 Russian …
Kremlin urges parties involved in British tanker incident in the Gulf to show restraint
Russia keeps a close eye on developments concerning the alleged incident involving a British tanker and Iranian boats in the Persian Gulf, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on …
Iran, Russia can create mechanism of payments between innovation companies
Tehran expects that an online payment system will be developed between innovation companies of Russia and Iran, Iran's Vice President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari said at the INNOPROM …
Foreign Ministry looks into circumstances of Russians’ arrest in Libya
The Russian Foreign Ministry is looking into the circumstances and reasons behind the arrest of Russian nationals in Libya, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Monday.
"We learned …
Iranian Foreign Ministry slams tanker seizure in Gibraltar as piracy
Gibraltar (British overseas territory on the Pyrenean coast) authorities’ seizure of the Grace 1 tanker is an "act of piracy", Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on …
US attempts to leave Palestinian refugees in other states contradict UNSC
The US attempts to leave the Palestinian refugees in their host countries through the economic part of the so-called "deal of the century" contradict the UN Security Council resolutions, Russian …
Russian deputy defense minister to visit North Korea
Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin will visit North Korea to discuss the situation on the Korean Peninsula and prospects for bilateral cooperation in the military sphere, the Russian …
Russian security chief slams attempts to put Iran on par with IS as inadmissible
Russia strongly rejects all attempts of putting Iran on par with the Islamic State (a terrorist organization outlawed in Russia) and calls on the United States and Israel to show restraint and …
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 …
Relations with Russia crucial for Kazakhstan
Relations with Russia are crucial for Kazakhstan, the country’s President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said in an interview with Euronews.
"My principled position is that Russia is absolutely crucial …