Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts

Friday, July 2, 2021

Lavrov : Western measures reason behind deterioration of humanitarian situation in Syria – Syrian Arab News Agency

humanitarian situation in Syria

SANA – Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, said that unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the West on Syria and the looting of its resources by the US are the reason behind the deterioration of humanitarian situation in the country.

Monday, May 24, 2021

Russia warns Turkey over ties with Ukraine | Al Jazeera

Moscow’s 2014 annexation of Crimea

Russia’s foreign minister on Monday warned Turkey against what he said were attempts to fuel “militaristic sentiment” in Ukraine after Ankara moved to boost cooperation with Kyiv.

Friday, May 21, 2021

Russia To Respond If Turkey Maintains Combative Stance On Crimean Tatars- Foreign Ministry - UrduPoint

Russia To Respond If Turkey Maintains Combative Stance On Crimean Tatars

Moscow will respond in kind if Ankara keeps up tendentious rhetoric regarding Crimean Tatars, the Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, said on Friday, shortly after Turkey's statement on the matter.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump calls for allies to spend more on defense at NATO summit

Trump calls for allies to spend more on defense
President Donald Trump started the NATO summit Wednesday with criticism, saying certain Western nations need to spend more on defense and calling Germany a "captive" of Russia.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Ukrainian parliament rejects ban on 2018 World Cup broadcasts

Ukrainian parliament rejects ban on 2018 World Cup broadcasts
Members of the Ukrainian parliament, Verkhovna Rada, have turned down a proposal to ban broadcasts of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, a lawmaker from the "Opposition bloc" party has told TASS.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ex-espion empoisonné: le Royaume-Uni suspend tous contacts bilatéraux avec la Russie et expulse 23 diplomates

Ex-espion empoisonné
La Première ministre britannique Theresa May a annoncé mercredi l'expulsion de 23 diplomates russes du Royaume-Uni, après avoir jugé la Russie "coupable" de l'empoisonnement de l'ex-espion russe Sergueï Skripal sur le sol britannique. La cheffe du gouvernement a également annoncé la "suspension des contacts bilatéraux" avec Moscou. La Russie disposait jusqu'ici de 59 diplomates accrédités au Royaume-Uni.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Russia ‘threatens our ability to dominate’ : US general to Congress

Russia ‘threatens our ability to dominate’
The US is seeking to contain Iran’s rising influence in the Middle East and fend off challenges to Washington’s hegemony posed by Russia and China, the top general commanding US forces in the region told Congress.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Chinese Spokesman Says No Idea Why US Feels 'So Insecure'

countries posing the greatest cyber threats
Beijing has no idea why the US feels "so insecure," a Chinese spokesman said Wednesday, responding to an American government report singling out China as among the countries posing the greatest cyber threats.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Syrian opposition factions leave Sochi talks and traveled back to Turkey

Syrian opposition factions leave Sochi talks and traveled back to Turkey
The Sochi talks sponsored by Russia to discuss the Syrian crisis began on Tuesday after a one day delay due to Syrian opposition factions boycotting the event.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Russian Foreign Ministry views US statements on Navalny as election meddling

Russian Foreign Ministry
In a recent Twitter post, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova described US Department of State’s comments on the rejection of Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny's presidential bid as "meddling in the Russian elections."

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ukraine: Russia's withdrawal of truce monitors undermines peace deal

Russia's withdrawal of truce monitors
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said on Monday it was "outraged" by Russia's withdrawal from the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire (JCCC) in Ukraine's eastern conflict-hit region of Donbas.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

‘Bloodthirsty tirade’: Russian FM decries US threats to destroy North Korea

US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley
US military action against North Korea would be a big mistake, Sergey Lavrov, Russian Foreign Minister, warned, adding that Washington is itself provoking Pyongyang to make new reckless moves by drills with South Korea and aggressive rhetoric.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Al-Bashir visits Russia, says Sudan needs protection from US

Al-Bashir visits Russia, says Sudan needs protection from US
Sudan has reached an agreement with the Russian Defense Ministry on assistance in upgrading its armed forces, President Omar al-Bashir said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday in Sochi.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

RT America registers as foreign agent in US

RT America registers as foreign agent in US
The Russian international news network RT America has registered as a foreign agent in the United States at the demand of the U.S. Department of Justice, RT said Monday on its website, citing its editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.