US Department of Commerce blacklists 14 entities in Russia, Germany, Switzerland
The US Department of Commerce has blacklisted 14 entities located in Russia, Germany, and Switzerland "based on their proliferation activities in support of Russia’s weapons of mass destruction …
Gorbachev says glasnost was necessary condition for perestroika in the Soviet Union
The Soviet Union’s first president, Mikhail Gorbachev, has said that the policy of glasnost was crucial to reforms in the Soviet Union.
"I am also scolded for glasnost. But without glasnost …
Germany’s Social Democrats urged constructive dialogue with Russia
Germany and Europe despite the criticism of Russia are interested in cooperating with Moscow in the issues of common security, disarmament and arms control, energy, climate change and pandemics, the …
Format of face-to-face media contacts with Putin not yet defined
The administration of Russian President Vladimir Putin has not worked out the format of journalists' in-person attendance of events with his participation in detail yet, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry …
Emomali Rahmon sworn in as Tajikistan’s President
Emomali Rahmon has been sworn in for another term in office as Tajikistan’s President. The inauguration ceremony that took place on Friday was broadcast live by the Tajikistan state-run TV …
Protesters seize Kyrgyzstan’s parliament building in Bishkek
Rioters protesting against the outcome of Kyrgyzstan’s parliamentary polls seized the parliament building in Bishkek, a TASS correspondent reported on Tuesday.
After two-hour clashes with …
People in developed countries trust Putin more than Trump
Residents of developed countries trust Russian President Vladimir Putin more than his American counterpart Donald Trump, a Pew Research Center poll covering 13,200 people from 13 countries …
Sanction policy against Russia drives EU into dead end
The more the European Union follows its policy of sanctions against Russia, the farther it drives itself into a dead end, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told a news briefing on …
Berlin is under pressure with use of anti-Russian card
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s statements that the incident with Alexei Navalny could affect the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project signal that Berlin could be under pressure with the use of …
Russian diplomat regrets her post on Vucic-Trump meeting was misinterpreted
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova expressed regret that her post about a visit of Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic to the United States was misinterpreted.
"The idea was clear. …