Suspected IS terror group’s recruiter detained in St. Petersburg
Law enforcement agencies in Russia’s St. Petersburg have detained a man, who is suspected of having recruited Tajik nationals to fight in Syria on the side of the Islamic State (terror group, …
Putin to hold meeting with Palestinian leadership this week
Russian President Vladimir Putin is planning to hold a meeting with the Palestinian leadership this week, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday.
"Yes, we have contacts with the …
Pompeo to attend international conference on Libya in Berlin
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will visit Berlin on January 19 where he will take part in the international conference on Libya, Spokesperson for the US Department of State Morgan Ortgaus said …
Erdogan: Turkey sending troops to Libya to back GNA
Turkey has started to deploy troops to Libya in a bid to provide support to the Government of National Accord (GNA) led by Fayez al-Sarraj, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said …
Palestinian top diplomat sees zero chance for talks with Israel under Netanyahu
The Palestinian government sees zero possibility for resumption of talks with Israel as long as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains in power, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki has …
Tear gas grenades explode near Russian embassy in Beirut
Two tear gas grenades detonated on the premises of the Russian Embassy in Beirut on Wednesday, minister-counselor Vyacheslav Maksudov told TASS.
"Two grenades landed on our territory. No injuries …
Key OPEC+ states start consultations to postpone meeting from March to June
Key OPEC+ participating countries have started consultations on postponement of the decision on the future of the crude production cut deal from March to June 2020, a source in OPEC told …
Pompeo discusses situation around Iran with Israel's prime minister
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has held telephone talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday, Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a statement.
"Secretary Pompeo and Prime …
Date to sign agreement with US to be fixed soon
The Taliban movement (outlawed in Russia) expects that a date to sign a peace agreement with the United States will be fixed in the near future, Spokesman for the Taliban’s Qatar office Mohammad …
Kremlin opposes foreign interference in Libya’s affairs, welcomes effort to resolve crisis
Foreign interference won’t help resolve the situation in Libya but efforts to facilitate the search for a solution are welcome, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.