Tag archive for ‘Russia’
By admin On Sunday, February 9th, 2020

Russia is ready to extend New START arms control treaty & negotiate on new weapons, yet US ignores the offers – Lavrov

Moscow is ready to prolong the crucial New Start arms control treaty without any preconditions – and even negotiate on its new, state-of-art weaponry – yet the US is dodging the talks, Russia’s FM Sergey Lavrov More...

By admin On Saturday, February 8th, 2020

NATO’s ‘hysteria’ over Russia stalking their satellites is only to get more money – MPs

Claims that Russia is using its spacecraft to spy on NATO satellites have no real backing and are used to justify funding requests as the US and its allies are militarizing space, Russian MPs said. Earlier this More...

By admin On Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Russia repatriates orphans of Islamic State group fighters in Syria

Russia repatriates orphans of Islamic State group fighters in Syria Russia repatriates 26 children held at Syria’s al-Hawl refugee camp as Kremlin official says plans are to bring home dozens More...

By admin On Friday, February 7th, 2020

‘Take Hitler & Napoleon, who failed to conquer Russia’: Imran Khan invokes world history to fend off Modi’s ‘bite the dust’ remark

Pakistani premier Imran Khan has rebuffed his Indian counterpart’s claims that it would take 10 days at most to take down Pakistan, citing the past failures of French general Napoleon Bonaparte and Nazi leader More...

By admin On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Turkey expects Russia to stop Damascus military operations in Idlib – FM Cavusoglu

Ankara expects Moscow to apply pressure on Damascus to cease military operations in the contested province of Idlib, Turkey’s foreign minister said after a deadly incident in which Turkish troops were killed. A More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Russia starts production of S-400 missile defense systems for India, ‘all commitments being fulfilled’ despite US pressure

Russia has kicked off production for a batch of S-400 missile defense systems with India’s name on them, bringing a deal reached in 2018 one step closer to fruition despite fevered protests – as well as threats More...

By admin On Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Russia suspends ALL rail passenger service with China over coronavirus outbreak starting Monday

All passenger trains between China and Russia, including a direct Moscow-Beijing link, will stop running starting Monday due to a coronavirus outbreak, Russian Railways has announced. It’s unclear when the ban More...

By admin On Friday, January 31st, 2020

Russia set to train astronauts for India’s 1st manned Gaganyaan mission

India, which is striving to become the fourth space superpower, is sending a group of astronauts to Russia where they will be given rigorous training at the famed Cosmonaut Training Center outside of Moscow. An More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

German Eastern Business Association Chief Calls for Rapprochement With Russia

BERLIN (Sputnik) – The German business community speaks in favor of improving relations and building cooperation with Russia, the German Eastern Business Association (OAOEV) chief Oliver Hermes said. Sputnik More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

‘Nobody ever gets points for saying anything good about Russia’: Stephen Cohen says, as Rep. Schiff spreads ignorance about Putin

US Congress heavyweights like Adam Schiff deeply misunderstand Russia but keep on bashing Moscow because it has become “politically advantageous” in Washington, Russia researcher Stephen Cohen said. “Being More...