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Russia and China set to enhance strategic security cooperation
Moscow and Beijing plan to step up bilateral cooperation in strategic security issues, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev said on Wednesday.
"The policy of further strengthening …
Erdogan says that Russian-Turkish relations are no alternative to ties with NATO
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan reported on Tuesday that ties between Ankara and Moscow are not an alternative to relations with other allies. The Turkish leader made this point during a news …
UN special coordinator urges all nations to discuss non-proliferation in Middle East
All nations should take part in discussions on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in the Middle East, UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladeov told …
Russia starts deliveries of gas to China via Power of Siberia pipeline
Russia has started gas supplies to China via the Power of Siberia pipeline on Monday. The official opening ceremony was held on Monday and was attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese …
Putin, Xi Jinping to launch Power of Siberia pipeline
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping via launch the Power of Siberia pipeline via a TV link-up on Monday. The new conduit will transport gas from fields in East …
Senior Russian diplomat slams US plans to build up military presence in Saudi Arabia
Washington’s plans to step up its military presence in Saudi Arabia will whip up tensions in the Persian Gulf region, Russian Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign …
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 …
Israel comes under another rocket attack from Gaza
Israel came under another rocket attack from Gaza on Wednesday morning, the Israel Defense Forces said on Twitter.
"Heavy barrage of rockets fired from Gaza at Israel," the tweet reads, TASS …
Israel ready to launch surgical attacks on Gaza if needed
The Israeli military is bracing to conduct surgical strikes on Gaza if need be, Israel’s Chief of General Staff Aviv Kochavi said on Tuesday.
"We don't want an escalation but we are prepared …
Armenian PM says political changes in his country gave new impetus to ties with Russia
The changes that have taken place after the advent of the new administration in Armenia have given a fresh impetus to Armenian-Russian relations, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said at a …