Oct 20 2014 - 14:23
Russia has registered 82 cases of illegal imports of unnamed quarantined products from Belarus. Russia warned Belarus that the ban will be imposed on unnamed and unlabeled products on October 20, Gazeta.ru reports.
Oct 20 2014 - 14:14
Iran and the Group of Six will hold a new round of talks in early November, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov, TASS reports.The previous round was held in Vienna on October 16. The sides made certain progress and decided not to extend the deadline beyond November 24.
Oct 20 2014 - 12:58
Vladimir Yakunin, the head of Russian Railways, will chair the 61st session of the Council for Railway Transportation of CIS Member-States hosted by Baku on October 21-22. It will be attended by railway authorities of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Georgia, Latvia, Bulgaria, Finland, representatives of Lithuania, Estonia, Iran and the CIS Executive Committee, Russian Railway reports.
Oct 20 2014 - 08:54
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that failure of Iranian nuclear negotiations could become a greater threat than ISIS. He emphasized that thousands of centrifuges could allow Iran to create nuclear weapons soon, RIA Novosti reports.
Oct 20 2014 - 08:16
Attendees of a meeting of Barack Obama in support of Governor Anthony Brown left it during the president's speech. Some attendees were interrupting Obama with questions, RIA Novosti reports. Obama is due to hold a meeting to support Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.
Oct 19 2014 - 20:45
Australia has signed an agreement with Iraq, according to which Australian riot police will take part in the operation against the so-called Islamic State, Reuters cites Australian Foreign Minister Julia Bishop as saying.
Oct 19 2014 - 19:43
Ukrainian troops clashed today with rebel forces in Donetsk Airport today, TASS cites English reporter Graham Phillips as saying. The rebels believe the Ukrainian troops are trying to take control of the airport.
Oct 19 2014 - 18:28
20 people were killed and 30 wounded as a result of a terrorist attack in Baghdad today, TASS reports on Sunday. According to preliminary data, an explosive device was hidden in a car.