Kremlin aide says Putin’s visit to North Korea is not under consideration
The Russian president’s visit to North Korea is not under consideration at the moment, Kremlin Aide Yury Ushakov told reporters.
"I can’t tell you anything about it. This matter is not …
Greenland open for business with US, but not for sale
Greenland’s Foreign Ministry has said on Friday that the island is ready to do business with the US, but rejects the idea of purchase, the agency commented on the reports that US President …
Moscow court upholds extension of six Ukrainian sailors’ custody
The Moscow City Court has upheld a lower court ruling to extend the custody of six Ukrainian sailors detained in the Kerch Strait incident in November 2018, a court spokesperson told TASS.
North Korea launches short-range ballistic missiles into the sea
North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles from the country’s eastern coast into the Sea of Japan, the Kyodo News agency reported on Friday, citing sources in the South Korean …
Press review: What caused the A321 bird strike and Zelensky turns to Trump for help
Top stories in the Russian press on Friday, August 16, prepared by TASS
Media: Questions hover over what caused the A321 bird strike
An Airbus A321, bound for Crimea’s Simferopol from the …
Trump asked advisers whether US could buy Greenland
US President Donald Trump has expressed interest in the possibility of buying Greenland - Denmark's autonomous territory in North America, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.
"In meetings, …
North Korea fires two unidentified projectiles toward Sea of Japan
North Korea has fired two unidentified projectiles from its east cost early Friday, Yonhap news agency reported citing South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).
The projectiles were fired toward the …
Syrian missile defense forces repel rocket attack at military facilities in Hama
Syrian missile defense forces have repelled a rocket attack at military facilities in the city of Masyaf in Hama province late Thursday, a military source told SANA news agency.
According to the …
Met Police confirm fourth victim of Salisbury incident
The UK’s Metropolitan Police have confirmed that there is a fourth victim of the Salisbury incident — a police officer who arrived at the scene shortly after the poisoning of former GRU officer …
Russian diplomat castigates Trump's remarks about potential WTO pullout
Statements by US President Donald Trump on Washington’s possible withdrawal from the World Trade Organization (WTO) are irresponsible and may impact the quality of life for people throughout the …