Expert links Russian troops’ combat readiness check with tensions near state borders
The troops’ surprise combat readiness check in Russia’s Central Military District is linked with NATO’s increased activity near the Russian borders, the tensions between the United …
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 …
US sanctions for trading with Iran violate sovereignty of states
Permanent Representative of Russia to International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov has said that Washington violates sovereignty of other states by threatening them with sanctions for trading …
Turkey has bought Russian S-400 systems despite US’ threats
Ankara has bought Russian S-400 missile systems despite Washington’s threats, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusolgu said on Monday.
"We have bought S-400 systems, despite the United States’ …
Putin extends counter sanctions until end of 2020
President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree extending specific economic measures against countries that imposed sanctions against Russia until December 31, 2020.
The document has been published on …
US missiles near Russian borders to trigger crisis equal in scale to Caribbean
Possible deployment of US missiles on the ground near Russian borders may trigger a missile crisis identical in scale to the Caribbean one, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told the Federation …
PACE rejects initiative to hold debates on Russia’s responsibility for non-payment of fees
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), which met for a summer session on Monday, has turned down the initiative to organize emergency debate on bringing Russia to responsibility …
Lavrov slams West for shutting its eyes to wave of violent Russophobic riots in Georgia
Western nations are ignoring the eruptions of nationalism and anti-Russian xenophobia in Georgia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a meeting with the heads of Russian regional non-profit …
Press review: Tbilisi riots to sting Georgia and Iran tops trilateral meeting in Jerusalem
Top stories in the Russian press on Monday, June 24, prepared by TASS.
Kommersant: Anti-Russian unrest in Tbilisi to boomerang on Georgian economy
After Moscow’s decision to suspend flights …
Azerbaijan supports renewing OPEC+ deal on same terms
Minister of Energy if Azerbaijan Parviz Shahbazov believes that it would be viable to extend the OPEC+ deal to reduce oil production under the same conditions, he told reporters.
"I think that this …