Russian investigators to question suspected North Korean poachers onboard vessels
An investigation against North Korean fishermen, who attacked Russian border guards in the Sea of Japan, will be carried out onboard the vessels and in the presence of the DPRK’s consul general, …
Russian inspectors to perform observation flight over US
The Russian military will perform an observation flight over the United States’ territory under the Treaty on Open Skies, the Russian Defense Ministry’s daily Krasnaya Zvezda reported on …
Lavrov urges world to coordinate common interpretation of international law
World countries should agree on a common interpretation of norms and principles of international law, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in his article "World at a crossroads: The future …
Russia asked Interpol if Smolenkov is in US
Russia has addressed Interpol with a query if a former Kremlin staff employee, Oleg Smolenkov, was in the territory of the United States following media rumors he is a CIA agent, Foreign Ministry …
Russia hasn’t tested any missiles banned by INF after the deal’s collapse
Russia has carried out no tests of missiles outlawed by the INF Treaty since the termination of this agreement, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told the media on Thursday.
"Russia has made no …
North Korea tests super-large multiple rocket launcher
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was present during Tuesday’s trials of a "super-large multiple rocket launcher," South Korea’s Yonhap news agency said on Wednesday.
Yonhap cited a a …
Kremlin confirms Smolenkov worked in Presidential Administration but was sacked
Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has confirmed that Oleg Smolenkov worked in the Russian Presidential Administration a few years ago but was fired under an internal directive.
“It is true, …
North Korea launches several unidentified projectiles to Sea of Japan
North Korea has launched several unidentified projectiles toward the Sea of Japan, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JSC) on Tuesday.
According to the …
Japanese minister says intensive dialogue expected with Russia on Kuril joint ventures
Tokyo is anticipating vigorous negotiations with Russia on joint economic projects in the southern part of the Kuril Islands to continue, Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige …
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 …