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Trump would look into lifting anti-Russian sanctions

Trump would look into lifting anti-Russian sanctions

US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said that he would look into recognizing Crimea as the territory of the Russian Federation as well as into lifting sanctions against Moscow, Sputnik reports. Asked whether …

ROC: only three Russian weightlifters may go to Olympics

ROC: only three Russian weightlifters may go to Olympics

The Russian weightlifting team at Rio Olympics will be very small and will likely include only three people, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov said. "The situation in …

Sergey Ivanov and Mikhail Shmakov become members of Council for Strategic Development

Sergey Ivanov and Mikhail Shmakov become members of Council for Strategic Development

Russian President Vladimir Putin has made the Kremlin Chief of Staff Sergey Ivanov and the chairman of Russian independent labor unions, Mikhail Shmakov, members of the Council for Strategic …

 Iran#039s Foreign Ministry: Riyadh policy to support terrorism to drag it into quagmire

Iran's Foreign Ministry: Riyadh policy to support terrorism to drag it into quagmire

Iran has strongly condemned the killing of civilians in a village in southwestern Yemen as a “blatant crime against humanity.” “This crime is indicative of the frustration of Saudi-affiliated forces,” the …

 Final composition of Russian Olympic team to be determined on July 30-31

Final composition of Russian Olympic team to be determined on July 30-31

The final composition of the Russian Olympic team will be known on July 30-31, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov said. A leave-taking ceremony for the Russian Olympic team was held …

Erdogan#039s Palace will be protected by Turkish Air Forces

Erdogan's Palace will be protected by Turkish Air Forces

The Presidential Palace in Ankara will be protected by the country's Air Forces, as a precautionary measure following the failed military coup on July 15. During the coup, Turkish Air Force officers and generals allied with the …

Two police officers killed in Hakkari attack

Two police officers killed in Hakkari attack

Two police officers were killed and 11 other officers were injured in a car bomb attack by PKK terrorists on a police station in the southeast province of Hakkari, the Anadolu Agency reports with reference to security sources. One …

Fitch notes positive trends in Azerbaijani economy

Fitch notes positive trends in Azerbaijani economy

Fitch international ratings agency increased the forecast of Azerbaijan’s GDP per capita for 2016 from $3,707 up to $3,813, and from $4,297 up to $4,434 for 2017.  The forecast for 2018 …

 Turkey orders shutdown of 16 TV stations

Turkey orders shutdown of 16 TV stations

Turkey ordered the shutdown of scores of media outlets, including three news agencies, 16 television channels and 45 newspapers, 15 magazines and 29 publishers, the state-run Andalou news agency reported. The moves represent a further …

Turks exchanged $9 million into liras: Deputy PM

Turks exchanged $9 million into liras: Deputy PM

Turkish citizens have sold some $9 billion for Turkish Liras since the start of the military coup attempt on July 15, Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek said during an interview with broadcaster CNN Türk on …

Adalbi Shhagoshev: Russia is the number one country in the fight against terrorism

Adalbi Shhagoshev: Russia is the number one country in the fight against terrorism

Today Russia is the number one in the fight against international terrorism, member of the State Duma Committee on International Affairs, Adalbi Shhagoshev, said today in an interview with a ‘Vestnik …

How financial system of the Russian Federation will change after the loss of BFG-Credit?

How financial system of the Russian Federation will change after the loss of BFG-Credit?

Today the Central Bank has revoked the license of Moscow BFG-Credit Bank, which was included in the top 100 of the country's banking system. At the same time it was noted by representatives of the Central Bank …

Iran supporting Turkey: Turkish consul general

Iran supporting Turkey: Turkish consul general

The Islamic Republic of Iran as a powerful regional nation, is supportive of the Turkish people, says Caglar Fahri Turkish Consul General in Iran's northwestern province, IRNA …

Turkey’s Kron eyes contracts for Wi-Fi services at Qatar World Cup stadiums

Turkey’s Kron eyes contracts for Wi-Fi services at Qatar World Cup stadiums

Kron, the company that developed the software for Turkish club Besiktaş’s Vodafone Arena in Istanbul, is bidding to provide Wi-Fi services in stadiums for 2022 World Cup, Bloomberg has reported, citing the …

 Andrei Baklanov: goal of terrorists is to discredit European authorities

Andrei Baklanov: goal of terrorists is to discredit European authorities

Advisor to the deputy chairman of the Federation Council, deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador Andrey Baklanov, speaking with a correspondent of Vestnik …

 Putin addresses Russian athletes before Olympics

Putin addresses Russian athletes before Olympics

Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed members of Russia's Olympic team in the Kremlin today. He said that the decision by international sporting organizations to ban some Russian athletes from the games, flew …

Egypt ready to provide A321 crash probe details to Moscow

Egypt ready to provide A321 crash probe details to Moscow

The Egyptian prosecutor general has expressed readiness to provide to the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office information about the progress of investigation into the A321 airliner crash over Sinai last October, the spokesman for the …

Mysterious ties of Ansbach attacker

Mysterious ties of Ansbach attacker

The German police found a Bulgarian track and protection of the "good" Syrian during the investigation of the terrorist attack in the small Bavarian town of Ansbach. According to the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, …

 Peskov: Moscow and Ankara interested in discussing Turkish Stream project

Peskov: Moscow and Ankara interested in discussing Turkish Stream project

Russia and Turkey are interested in discussing political and economic terms of Turkish Stream project implementation, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Work in this sphere "continues in all …

42 people killed in Syria’s Al-Hasakah explosion

42 people killed in Syria’s Al-Hasakah explosion

An explosion has occurred in Syria’s Al-Hasakah city on the border with Turkey, the Anadolu Agency reports. 42 people were killed as a result of the explosion, Trend reports. Reportedly, a car bomb exploded in the …