China and Russia have agreed on the need to limit U.S. influence in the Asia-Pacific Region. On Friday, following bilateral talks in Beijing Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi expressed opposition to the U.S. deployment of an anti-missile system in South Korea and also said [...]
Russia's new Vostochny cosmodrome hosted its first rocket launch on Thursday, the Roscosmos space agency said, after a last-minute delay a day earlier led to President Vladimir Putin criticising the programme's officials.The Soyuz 2.1a...Show More Summary
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturday it had sent a fighter plane on Friday to intercept a U.S. aircraft approaching its border over the Baltic Sea because the American plane had turned off its transponder, which is needed for identification. The Pentagon said the U.S. Show More Summary
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin fired several high-ranking law enforcement officials on Saturday in one of the biggest overhauls of the country's power structures in recent years.
The issue of the Polish demolition of Soviet-era monuments is a test for strength of the relations between Russia and Poland, the Russian Ambassador to the country said on Saturday.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will participate in a meeting of the Normandy Four group comprising Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany in Berlin on May 11, the ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, said on Saturday.
Having watched Russian TV both online and while in Russia I can say unequivocally the two stars of Russian television are Vladimir Putin and SpongeBob SquarePants. Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while answering a question during his annual televised call-in show in central Moscow on April 14, 2016. / AFP / [...]
Russia and Zimbabwe plan to start construction of a joint platinum production complex from July 2016, Zimbabwean Foreign Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi said Saturday.
The march of the Immortal Regiment, a public event held in Russia and many countries abroad on Victory Day and commemorating the victory over Nazism, will also be held in the French capital this year.
Russia's Sherpa and Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said that during India’s BRICS presidency, the organization’s member states would work on countering terrorism, as well as finding solutions to the Middle East crises.
The European Union is committed to maintaining and expanding its cooperation with Russia in the Arctic despite continued tensions over Ukraine, sccording to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
See page 44 of the report (apparently the US has gone down and Russia has gone up).
Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said that Russia and Zimbabwe stand for the complete abolition of the unjust sanctions against countries.
And you thought debt collection tactics in the United States were bad. “They have stripped and sexually abused a woman, severely burned a toddler by firebombing a house and broken a woman’s pinkie as a warning.” (more…)
Formula One returns to Russia’s Sochi Autodrom this weekend. Sadly for Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, his power unit failures returned as well, forcing him out at the end of the second qualifying session. So, we donned a tin-foil hat and channeled our inner Alex Jones to try to explain it. Read more...
According to CNN, yet another close encounter took place between the U.S. and Russia yesterday, as a Russian SU-27 allegedly conducted a barrel roll over top of a U.S. Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance plane flying over the Baltic sea....Show More Summary
Russian and US military planes reports are exaggerated amid NATO alliance expansion near the Russian border, a senior Russian lawmaker said Saturday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the military-industrial complex is the national pride of Russia.
Valtteri Bottas has described his front row slot in Russia as the "maximum" result possible as he capitalised on issues for…
In the tussle over the Chinese military plane flying to one of the disputed artificial islands, Russia is backing China. Definitely.A-10s based in the Philippines have flown their first mission to dispute the Chinese claims in the South China Sea. Show More Summary