Senior British army officials urged NATO authorities to “revisit Cold War scenarios” and prepare for full-scale war in the wake of Russian achievements in tbhe fight against ISIL militants in Syria and development of cutting-edge T-14 Armata battle tanks.
Across the Russian economy, businesses have shelved investment plans, worried that the ruble might extend its decline if oil prices slide further and that geopolitical tensions could bring new economic headwinds. The prospect of a prolonged...Show More Summary
MOSCOW/AMMAN (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturday it will step up air strikes in Syria, escalating a military intervention which Moscow says is weakening Islamic State militants but which Western powers say aims to support President Bashar al-Assad.
Russian army general Anatoly Nestechuk told radio station RSN that his troops have no difficulty keeping track of the U.S. Air Force’s secretive X-37B robotic space plane during its yearlong missions in low orbit. “It is for us the easiest task to look for the X-37B,” Nestechuk said. “It is...
Russia’s actions in Syria will strengthen the country’s positions far beyond the Middle East while indecisive US policy in the region puts Europeans off, Foreign Policy writes.
The Su-30SM advanced Flanker is getting a lot of press lately as it provides counter-air coverage for Russia’s forward-operating air base near Latakia in Syria. Now Russia is showing off the jet’s most simplistic of weapons, its fire-breathing 30mm cannon. Read more...
We already noted that it has been a bad 24 hours for US foreign policy, when hours after the US blamed Russia of targeting civilians, it was the US itself which bombed a hospital in Afghanistan, killing 9 Doctors without Borders staffers, 3 children and other innocent bystanders. Show More Summary
Hungary's foreign minister criticized US airstrikes against ISIL for failing to effectively eliminate the terrorists.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time publically accepted the fact that Crimea doesn’t belong to Ukraine and that the peninsula will stay as part of Russia, Alexei Pushkov, head of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Russian Duma, said on his Twitter account, according to Gazeta.ru.
Excuse me?! Obama ignores his own foreign policy weaknesses and the disaster that is America’s policy toward ISIS and Syria.
The construction and renovation of the missile attack warning system is set to be completed by 2020, according to the Russian Aerospace Defense Forces.
Washington's "scaremongering" based entirely on a nonexistent threat has always been used by US hawks to justify their aggressive military plans, US author Stephen Lendman notes, adding that Russia's "menace" widely discussed by Pentagon officials is "fabricated rubbish."
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - The president of Iraq's Kurdistan region said on Saturday that "better results" could be achieved in the war against Islamic State militants if Russia and the international coalition coordinated their efforts...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin had promised to use his influence in Ukraine's eastern Donbass region to ensure progress in the Ukraine conflict's Minsk peace process, The Kremlin's spokesman said on Saturday according to Interfax.
The Russian Defense Ministry provides comprehensive information about Moscow's operation against ISIL in Syria, the Kremlin spokesman said.
From Daniela Bianchi in From Russia with Love to Honey Ryder in Dr. No through, here's a collection of Bond girls in chronological order, from over 50 years of the James Bond series, who have fallen for James Bond, also known by hisShow More Summary
Despite enormous obstacles, there is still a chance for cooperation between Russia and the United States over Syria, Professor Stephen F. Cohen believes, warning that the world's peace is hanging in the balance.
One question that’s been asked repeatedly over the past thirteen months is why Washington has been unable to achieve the Pentagon’s stated goal of “degrading and defeating” ISIS despite the fact that the “battle” pits the most advanced...Show More Summary
Looks like the Su-34s are being advertised by Russia as being present. link. A map of all the Russia airstrikes in Syria.