Tag archive for ‘Russia’
By admin On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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EU left Italy ‘practically alone’ to fight coronavirus, so Rome looked for help elsewhere, incl Russia – ex-FM Frattini to RT

The EU’s initial response to the massive outbreak of coronavirus in Italy was largely “inadequate,” while the lack of European solidarity opened the doors for Russia and China, former Italian Foreign Minister More...

By admin On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
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Russia Sends Cargo Planes With Medical Equipment, Medics to Italy as Part of Coronavirus Fight

Moscow has offered to help Italy battle the pandemic since the European nation has been one of the hardest hit on the continent, reporting over 47,000 infected and some 5,986 dead, even more than in China. Sputnik More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2020
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India & Russia plan to open new trade route via Iran despite threat of US sanctions

Opening a long-pending multi-modal transportation corridor via Iran will be a big boost for bilateral trade between Russia and India, but it’s not just the economy at stake. This is a bold move against the threat More...

By admin On Thursday, March 19th, 2020
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Trump says oil price war ‘devastating’ for Russia – but it’s Saudis & US shale that stand to suffer most

Plummeting oil prices have sparked another round of predictions about the economic collapse of Russia – this time from US President Donald Trump, who sounded a lot like his predecessor Barack Obama on the subject. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
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Poland & Russia allow others to benefit from their bad relations, this must end – ex-Polish president Walesa

Warsaw is a lot closer to Moscow geographically than to Washington, so Poland and Russia have no choice but to find common ground, Lech Walesa, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, believes – otherwise both countries are More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
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Failing to Curb Coronavirus? Ask EU How to Spin a Good Novichok-Style ‘Russia Threat’ Yarn

The Russians are up to it again. While nation-states on both sides of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans are making every effort to contain the coronavirus spread, the EU authorities eventually found the culprit behind More...

By admin On Thursday, March 12th, 2020
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Galactic epidemic: Russia & Europe put the brakes on joint Mars mission due to coronavirus

The global impact of coronavirus has now affected mankind’s space ambitions, after it was announced that a joint program between Russia and the European Space Agency to send a probe to Mars has been postponed. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
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US exploring NATO aid for Turkey in Idlib, says sanctions could be applied if Russia or Syria violate ceasefire – reports

Washington’s special envoy for Syria has signaled that the US is exploring NATO involvement in Idlib, and said that any violations of the truce in the Syrian province could be punished with sanctions, according More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2020
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War averted as Russia & Turkey reach deal on Idlib… but is peace on horizon?

After a new agreement with Russia dispelled the specter of a major conflict arising from the recent escalation of tensions in Syria’s Idlib, RT finds out whether it will be a lasting solution for Ankara and More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2020
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Ceasefire brokered by Turkey and Russia takes effect in Syria’s Idlib

Ceasefire brokered by Turkey and Russia takes effect in Syria’s Idlib Truce in Syria’s last rebel stronghold began at midnight after lengthy meeting in Russian capital MEE staff Thu, More...