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Non-OPEC producers achieve at least 60% of promised output cuts

Non-OPEC producers achieve at least 60% of promised output cuts

Eleven non-OPEC oil producers that joined a global deal to cut output to boost prices have delivered at least 60 percent of promised curbs so far, OPEC sources said on Wednesday, higher than initially estimated, CNBC reports. The …

US troops have come #039under fire#039 in and around Mosul, official says

US troops have come 'under fire' in and around Mosul, official says

U.S. troops have come "under fire" and have "returned fire" in and around Mosul as allied forces try to retake the city from ISIS, a U.S. military spokesperson said on Wednesday, Fox News reported. “When …

Russian, Syrian diplomats discuss preparations for intra-Syrian talks in Geneva

Russian, Syrian diplomats discuss preparations for intra-Syrian talks in Geneva

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad discussed on Wednesday preparations for upcoming talks of representatives from the Syrian government and the …

Daesh commander from US killed in Syria

Daesh commander from US killed in Syria

Body of one of the senior commanders of Daesh terrorist group Abu Farik al-Americi was found in the province of Hasakah in northeastern Syria. It is noted that militant had US citizenship. Daesh terrorists found …

Putin to attend G20 summit

Putin to attend G20 summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin will participate in G20 summit, which will be held in Hamburg on July 7-8, presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said. G20 is the leading international forum, which …

Azerbaijan, Mexico discuss transport cooperation

Azerbaijan, Mexico discuss transport cooperation

Transport Minister of Azerbaijan Ramin Guluzade and Mexico's Ambassador to Baku Rodrigo Labardini have discussed bilateral cooperation. "Both sides have expressed their desire and interest in …

Twitter user detained for praising Gülen movement on social media

Twitter user detained for praising Gülen movement on social media

A popular Twitter user with the user name “bıbıcımsıfırladım” was identified and detained in İstanbul on Wednesday for posting tweets that praise the Gulen movement, which the Turkish government accuses of masterminding a coup attempt …

Trump administration shows positive approach to Gulen extradition

Trump administration shows positive approach to Gulen extradition

The administration of US President Donald Trump shows a positive approach to the extradition of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen suspected by Ankara of masterminding the July 2016 coup …

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

The delivery of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 will be the key topic of upcoming negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in …

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in Almaty on February 27. The two presidents are expected to discuss current bilateral …

Tamara Sinyavskaya congratulates Azerbaijan on Mehriban Aliyeva#039s appointment as first Vice-President

Tamara Sinyavskaya congratulates Azerbaijan on Mehriban Aliyeva's appointment as first Vice-President

In an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza, Soviet and Russian opera singer, USSR People's Artist, Tamara Sinyavskaya, congratulated Azerbaijan on appointing republic's first lady Mehriban Aliyeva …

Leonid Slutsky congratulates Mehriban Aliyeva on appointment

Leonid Slutsky congratulates Mehriban Aliyeva on appointment

Chairman of the State Duma Committee on International Affairs Leonid Slutsky congratulated Mehriban Aliyeva on appointment as the first Vice-President of Azerbaijan. In his congratulations he noted that …

Information Operations Forces formed in Russia

Information Operations Forces formed in Russia

Information operations forces have been formed in Russia, the country's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said today in the State Duma. "Over this time, information operations forces have been formed, which is …

Is this the end of Syrian civil war?

Is this the end of Syrian civil war?

Russian military's performance prevented the breakup of the Syrian state, and a civil war has been practically stopped, Russia's Defense minister Sergei Shoigu said today in the State Duma. "The …

Azerbaijani soldier killed in Armenia#039s ceasefire violation

Azerbaijani soldier killed in Armenia's ceasefire violation

Azerbaijani Armed Forces soldier Khanoglan Khalilov was killed today as a result of an armed attack on Azerbaijani positions from the Armenian Armed Forces, the press service of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. The ministry …

Trump and Erdogan may meet before NATO summit

Trump and Erdogan may meet before NATO summit

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump may meet in person before a NATO summit, which will be held on May 25 in Brussels, Erdogan's spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said today. Speaking at a …

Peskov: Russia#039s constitution allows women to run for president

Peskov: Russia's constitution allows women to run for president

The Russian Constitution does not hold back women in any way from becoming the country’s president, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "As for female presidential candidates, the answer is very simple …

Rouhani reassures Syria of support until ultimate victory over terrorists

Rouhani reassures Syria of support until ultimate victory over terrorists

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reassured Syria of Iran’s steadfast support both on the battlefield against terrorists and the diplomatic front. “Iran’s support for the Syrian people will last …

Turkey lifts ban on army officers wearing hijab

Turkey lifts ban on army officers wearing hijab

Turkey’s army lifted a historic ban on female officers wearing the Islamic headscarf. The move, ordered by the defence ministry, applies to female officers working in the general staff and command headquarters and branches, the …

Shoigu: breakup of Syria prevented by Russia

Shoigu: breakup of Syria prevented by Russia

Russian military's performance in Syria prevented the breakup of the Syrian state, Russia's Defense minister Sergei Shoigu said today. "The breakup of the Syrian state has been prevented, a civil war has been practically …