Decline of Europe
Russia’s constructive dialogue with France will promote stability in Europe
Russia and France have rich history of bilateral relations, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a congratulatory telegram to his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, voicing confidence that the …
Dodon urges supporters to get ready for protests over decision on polling stations
The leader of the Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova, Igor Dodon, has urged his supporters to get ready for mass protests following the Thursday’s decision by the Chisinau Appeals …
UK comments on incident with Dutch frigate in Black Sea
The UK considers freedom of navigation in international waters a fundamental right, the country’s Ministry of Defense stated on Wednesday, commenting on the incident with the Dutch frigate …
UK thinks HMS Defender’s crew acted ‘in accordance with international law'
The UK government thinks that the actions of British destroyer HMS Defender in the Black Sea did not violate international law, a spokesperson for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday, …
Russian senator urges productive cooperation in the Council of Europe
Russia is interested in constructive cooperation within the framework of the Council of Europe and its Parliamentary Assembly, Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev said at a …
Merkel: Possible dialogue with Russia does not mean these will be friendly talks
A possible dialogue between the European Union and Moscow does not mean that these will be friendly talks, they should address problems in bilateral relations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on …
EU to explore possible sanctions in response to ‘further malign activity of Russia’
The EU leaders at the summit in Brussels have instructed the EU foreign policy agency headed by top diplomat Josep Borrell to explore possible options for dialogue with Russia on certain topics of …
Russia declares three Slovak embassy staff personae non gratae
Russia has declared three staff of Slovakia’s Embassy in Moscow personae non gratae, ordering them to leave Russia by May 5, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
No reasonable alternative to dialogue with Russia
The desire to hold a dialogue with Russia could help iron out international conflicts, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told at online event of the German Atlantic Society.
The top diplomat …
EU, US agree to join efforts in addressing "Russia’s confrontational behavior"
The European Union and the United States have agreed to coordinate efforts in addressing "Russia’s confrontational behavior," EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said at a news conference …