The LA Times writes today about Russia's intervention in Syria: The outcome of Vladimir Putin's bold military gamble in Syria is far from clear, but in the short term, one loser seems certain: President Obama. ....The White House has been poised for weeks to quietly shift more U.S. Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of Alex Salmond's bizarre admission that he prefers people of faith, Scotland's former First Minister announces that he is set to appear on Russia Today (RT) to plug his new book on Scotland's independence referendum.Russia...Show More Summary
Russia says it launched 26 cruise missiles today from its warships on the Caspian Sea
Here is some stuff in the news today...[Content Note: War] It continues: "Russia says it has launched rocket strikes on Islamic State group targets in Syria from warships in the Caspian Sea—about 1,500km (930 miles) away....Meanwhile, Syrian ground troops have launched an offensive under Russian air cover, Syrian officials say. Show More Summary
Today, President Vladimir Putin is celebrating his 63rd birthday. As expected, the leader's special day has caused a ruckus on social media, with supporters both inside and outside Russia already coming up with some clever ways to congratulate the leader.
Today’s wedding inspiration shoot is evocative, atmospheric, beautiful, and comes all the way from Russia. Inspired by the tones of light, darkness and fire, this fine art shoot, photographed by the wonderful Verbina Ksenia, gives inspiration for fall and winter weddings, with rusted floristry, stunningly stark portraits, and unique hair and make-up ideas. We just love […]
Russian state TV delivers weather forecast for Russia's bombing campaign in Syria http://t.co/llG45r0xHM pic.twitter.com/W3nJ9gGKcZ — UKRAINE TODAY (@uatodaytv) October 5, 2015 "October in Syria is a great month for flying," a Russian television weather forecaster explained during a report on Sunday. Show More Summary
As it stands today, United States policy in Syria insists that President Bashar al-Assad must go. But if the U.S. succeeds and the Assad government is scattered to the wind it raises the question: Who will defend the ethnic and religious...Show More Summary
There was a bit of panic in Russia earlier today after a fire broke out at Luzhniki Stadium, the venue that will be used for the 2018 World Cup final. Clouds of black smoke could be seen coming from a fire at the stadium, which officials...Show More Summary
For no real reason at all, ISIL blew up the Palmyra Triumphal Arch at the entrance to colonnade today but perhaps the senseless heritage destruction will soon be coming to an end. Reportedly Russia's sending 150 000 troops in to getShow More Summary
I guess Obama just didn't notice the ISIS Command Center there. Obama spoke earlier today about Putin. His big move was, get this, to indulge in Mean Girl put-downs of the Russians, because that's pretty much all he knows --...
Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Marc Weller on the legality of Russian airstrikes in Syria. Russia has carried out a series of airstrikes this week in Syria, justifying the bombings as part of a fight against terrorism within the country. Show More Summary
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Bloomberg: Russian Strikes in Syria Draw Ire From Anti-Assad Opposition. (video) Russia pledged to strike targets in Syria as long as Bashar al-Assad’s government continues advancing against rebels, drawing criticism from Syria’s main opposition group, which accused President Vladimir Putin of propping up his embattled ally. Show More Summary
Capcom showed off Street Fighter 5 at the IgoMir event in Russia today and you can probably guess what character they revealed. Zangief, the Russian pro wrestler, will be part of the game's initial roster.Click To Continue Reading
Senior ministers from both countries confirmed that the talks could happen as early as today.
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Russia started bombing jihadi bases in Syria today. Given that the the U.S. and its allies are largely responsible for creating ISIS, and that U.S., Turkey and Israel have all been acting as ISIS’ air force – they are not taking too kindly to Russia’s actions. Show More Summary
I just watched CNN go full Breaking News, all-hands-on-deck about the Russian airstrikes in Syria today and the very real concern about having NATO and Russia both running non-coordinated air operations over a single country, albeit at least for now different parts of the same country. Show More Summary
Russia is treating Barack Obama with complete contempt, and, unfortunately, it’s deserved: U.S. officials confirm that Russian military aircraft conducted airstrikes today in the…