Putin, Lukashenko to inspect Zapad 2013 joint Russian-Belarusian exercise
The Presidents of Russia and Belarus, Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko, on Thursday will jointly inspect the final stage of the Russian- Belarusian military exercise Zapad 2013 (West …
America and Russia always work together despite the odds
Every day we are told that the Russians are bad for they do not allow saving the Syrian people; that Putin is an "autocrat" (remember Sen. McCain), and so on. Let them talk. But the truth must be understood that nobody is going to refuse the favorable cooperation...
Second stage of Zapad 2013 Russia-Belarus joint exercise to begin
The second phase of the Zapad 2013 (West 2013) joint military exercise is beginning on Monday in Belarus and Russia's Kaliningrad Oblast. Their participants will drill issues of troops command and …
Zapad 2013 war games simulating elimination of paramilitary units
Russian and Belarusian joint military exercise Zapad 2013 under the command of the two countries' defence ministers has moved over to an operation, as part of which the forces engaged in it will …
"Storm" for Ban Ki-moon
On Monday a report of the UN experts who confirmed the fact of chemical weapons use in a suburb of Damascus on August 21 was finally made public. However, the report left more questions than answers...
Russia and Belarus to launch Zapad 2013 joint strategic exercise
The Zapad 2013 (West 2013) joint strategic exercise of the armed forces of Russia and Belarus will be launched in the two countries on Friday, the press office of the Russian Defense Ministry …
The same children filmed as chemical attack victims - Mother Agnes
"Who are those children? We want to know the truth," Mother Agnes says.
Zapad-2013 to be held in Belarus, Kaliningrad and the Baltic Sea - Putin
Along with the preparations of Russian Armed Forces for Zapad-2013 exercises, a comprehensive review of internal military forces of Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, as well as a number of certain civilian agencies will be held...
Hopes for an objective report of the UN inspectors on Syria failed
The United Nations will publish special report on the investigation of chemical attack in Syria on Monday. Even before the publication a number of media began speculating that the UN experts may lay the blame for this attack on government troops...
Russia convinced Assad to give up chemical weapons
It should be noted that Russia with great difficulty managed to convince the Syrian leadership to give up chemical weapons, as it makes the country practically defenseless against possible aggression from Israel, which has long had not only chemical but also nuclear weapons...