Head of the Roman Catholic Church Pope Francis has arrived in Mexico for a five-day visit after holding a meeting with head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, in Cuba.
Analysts said that the historic meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia in Havana will inspire greater religious tolerance in the world.
The United States and other world powers reach an agreement for a "cessation of hostilities" in Syria, but skeptics question whether Russia, Iran and the...
Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia agreed to work on joint projects, including possible pilgrim exchanges, after their meeting in Havana, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations said.
Russia wants to save the world.
MUNICH/AMMAN (Reuters) - Major powers agreed on Friday to a pause in combat in Syria, but Russia pressed on with bombing in support of its ally President Bashar al-Assad, who vowed to fight until he regained full control of the coun...
This year’s Munich Security Conference could mirror the Russian dissatisfaction with the state of the world order, which President Putin expressed back in 2007 in his famous speech, experts told Sputnik.
In Stalin's Russia, mild applause could be very dangerous.
Growing evidence of Russian support of the Afghan Taliban worries U.S.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Bashar al-Assad will not be ruling Syria in the future and Russia's military interventions will not help him stay in power, Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told a German newspaper in an interview published on Saturday.
The economy of the Antalya Province in southwest Turkey could lose $8-9 billion because of the current crisis in the Russia-Turkey relations, a new report of the provincial chamber of commerce says.
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This news is encouraging, but most experts are urging caution in reading too much into it. The United States, Russia and other powers agreed to a “cessation of hostilities”...
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Executive Secretary of the CTBT Organization Lassina Zerbo said that Russia is a "good student" of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), and has always given its support to the accord.
Medvedev invited Finland's President Sauli Niinisto to pay a visit to Russia.
The United States, Russia, and the other 19 powers trying to make peace in Syria announced on Thursday that they’d reached a cease-fire agreement. But a close look at the document reveals no real cease-fire and persistent disagreements on key issues.
A Western diplomatic source told Sputnik that the ministers of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany are planning to hold their next Normandy format talks in March following the Saturday meeting in Munich.
(Paul Mirengoff) The U.S. and Russia have agreed to a “cessation of hostilities” Syria. The cessation won’t begin for about a week, but there supposedly will be immediate humanitarian access to desperately besieged areas of Syria. Before...Show More Summary
The announcement of a timeline for "cessations of hostilities" in Syria on Thursday might actually allow the Assad regime and its allies to continue the Syrian Civil War on their own brutal terms. Syrian president Bashar al-Assad told...Show More Summary