Mar 8 2014 - 21:03
European Commissioner for Foreign Affairs Catherine Ashton arrived in the Iranian capital of Tehran on Saturday,
Mar 8 2014 - 19:38
The US Department of State has warned American citizens against visiting Ukraine. According to the US authorities, the Crimea, Donetsk, Lugansk and Kharkiv are the most dangerous regions of the country.
Mar 8 2014 - 16:07
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper says that, following the recent developments in the Crimea, his country is imposing sanctions on Russia,
Mar 7 2014 - 20:28
Serbian Foreign Minister Ivan Mrkić is going to visit the Armenia capital of Yerevan on March 9-11, the Armenian foreign ministry reports. The visit is going to held on the initiative of Armenian Foreign Minister Edvard Nalbandyan.
Mar 7 2014 - 19:12
Ukraine's Acting Minister of Defense Igor Tenyukh has decided to recall Ukrainian cadets from Russian military academies, the ministry's press service reports. A similar move has recently been taken by Canada, which has a very big Ukrainian dispora.
Mar 7 2014 - 18:37
Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group, the Jerusalem Post cites a statement issued by the Saudi Interior Ministry as saying.
Mar 7 2014 - 18:02
Ambassador Andrey Baklanov, the Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council (the upper chamber of the Russian Parliament), says Moscow will base its policy towards the Crimea on the Crimean population's will.
Mar 7 2014 - 17:55
The UN Security Council has not condemned the coming referendum concerning the official status of the Crimean as illegitimate, the Russian Foreign Ministry insists. Corresponding reports have recently appeared in the world media, the ministry explains.