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Erdogan: You call me dictator, I will keep up Nazi taunts

Erdogan: You call me dictator, I will keep up Nazi taunts

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he won’t turn the other cheek and promised to keep calling European leaders “Nazis” as long as they keep calling him a “dictator,” RT reports. …

Russia’s Airborne Force wraps up large-scale drills in Crimea

Russia’s Airborne Force wraps up large-scale drills in Crimea

Russia’s Airborne Force has wrapped up its large-scale drills at the Opuk training range in Crimea, TASS citing the Defense Ministry’s press office report. "During the drills, the paratroopers acting as part of a rapid …

Boat carrying refugees sinks off Turkish coast, killing 11 people

Boat carrying refugees sinks off Turkish coast, killing 11 people

A boat carrying refugees and migrants has reportedly sunk off Turkey's Aegean coast leaving at least 11 dead and a number of people missing. Television footage showed bodies washed up on a beach near the town. Rescuers managed to …

Russia#039s central bank head: we plan to cut key rate gradually, pauses possible

Russia's central bank head: we plan to cut key rate gradually, pauses possible

Russia's central bank would cut its key rate gradually, the banks' Governor Elvira Nabiullina said. The bank would cut rates gradually in the medium term and pauses between cuts are possible, Nabiullina …

Lukashenko under sanctions invited to US

Lukashenko under sanctions invited to US

The US Embassy in Belarus sent an invitation to the President of the country Alexander Lukashenko to attend the ceremony commemorating the centennial of the United States' entry into the Great War, the US diplomatic …

Kremlin: Chechnya’s leader controls situation in republic

Kremlin: Chechnya’s leader controls situation in republic

Chechnya’s leader Ramzan Kadyrov is in control of the situation in the Russian North Caucasus republic and no country is immune to the threat of terrorism, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …

Putin: terrorist attack against Russian Guard unit in Chechnya #039gruesome event#039

Putin: terrorist attack against Russian Guard unit in Chechnya 'gruesome event'

Russian President Vladimir Putin has described the terrorist attack against a Russian Guard unit in Chechnya as a "gruesome event." As he received French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen …

Oreshkin: Russian government economic efforts to speed interest rate cuts

Oreshkin: Russian government economic efforts to speed interest rate cuts

The Russian government's work to create a predictable economic environment should help bring forward more interest rate cuts, the country's economy minister Maxim Oreshkin said. He was commenting after the …

Russian National Guard’s units in North Caucasus put on high alert

Russian National Guard’s units in North Caucasus put on high alert

All the National Guard’s units in the North Caucasus have been put on high alert after an armed gang’s attack on a military unit in Chechnya, the Deputy Commander of the Russian National Guard Troops in the North Caucasian District, …

Putin: Russia has no intention of interfering in France#039s election

Putin: Russia has no intention of interfering in France's election

Relations with France are very important for Russia, the country's President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting with the French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin. …

Russian Central Bank symbolically cut its key rate

Russian Central Bank symbolically cut its key rate

The board of directors of Russia’s Central Bank has decided to cut its key interest rate for the first time since September 2016 by 25 basis points to 9.75% per annum. "The Board of Directors notes that inflation slowdown …

 Russian and Uzbek PMs to meet in Moscow on March 28

Russian and Uzbek PMs to meet in Moscow on March 28

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will meet with the head of the Uzbek government Abdullah Aripov in Moscow on March 28. "Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Uzbek Prime Minister …

 Voloding: Ukraine increasingly turning into terrorist state

Voloding: Ukraine increasingly turning into terrorist state

Ukraine is turning into a terrorist country where laws do not work, Speaker of Russia’s State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said. "Such statements can only be made on the basis of the investigation," he …

Marine Le Pen: we reject diplomacy of sanctions and blackmail

Marine Le Pen: we reject diplomacy of sanctions and blackmail

French right-wing presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen criticized the anti-Russian sanctions and vowed to fight against 'black lists', while visiting Moscow. "As for the sanctions and my attitude towards …

 Employee of oxygen filling station killed in explosion

Employee of oxygen filling station killed in explosion

One person was killed after an oxygen filling station exploded in the village Nor-Geghi in the Kotayk region of Armenia, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said. The MES Crisis Management Center was reported on the explosion at 8:09 …

Eight people die in car accident in Almaty region

Eight people die in car accident in Almaty region

Eight people including children died in a car accident in the Almaty region, Kazakhstan. Nissan Primera and Toyota Vista cars collided on the Almaty-Kokpek-Koktal motorway in Yenbekshikazakh district, Kazinform reported. …

 France ready to organize meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan

France ready to organize meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said that France is ready to organize a meeting between the Presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan on the settlement of the …

 Russia and Tajikistan to hold joint counter-terrorism drills

Russia and Tajikistan to hold joint counter-terrorism drills

Russia and Tajikistan will hold joint counter-terrorism drills on March 27-30, the press service of Russia’s Central Military District said. "On March 27-30, 2017 joint command and staff exercises will be held on operating a …

Stoltenberg reveals main theme of next NATO summit

Stoltenberg reveals main theme of next NATO summit

Fight against terrorism and fair defence spending will be the main themes of the NATO summit, which will take place in Brussels on May 25, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in the statement. "This …

Lukashenko and Poroshenko discuss Donbass

Lukashenko and Poroshenko discuss Donbass

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko held telephone conversations yesterday, the press service of the President of Belarus said. During the …