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Daesh announces withdrawal from Syria#039s Al Bab

Daesh announces withdrawal from Syria's Al Bab

The Islamic State (ISIL or Daesh, outlawed in Russia) terrorist group has started to leave the besieged northern Syrian town of Al Bab, media reports said Thursday. The Daesh has announced the start of its withdrawal …

Geneva holds new inter-Syrian round of peace talks

Geneva holds new inter-Syrian round of peace talks

Syrian government and opposition delegations started today a new round of peace talks at the UN headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, after 10 months of the failure of the last attempt to end the conflict, Prensa Latina reports. …

Austrian Chancellor calls on EU to soften sanctions against Russia

Austrian Chancellor calls on EU to soften sanctions against Russia

Chancellor of Austria, Christian Kern, made an appeal to review the sanctions against Russia. According to him, such measures have not led to an improvement in the situation on the key contentious issues, Bloomberg reports. The EU must …

Mosul airport #039liberated#039 from Isis in battle for western half of Iraq#039s second city

Mosul airport 'liberated' from Isis in battle for western half of Iraq's second city

Iraqi forces have seized Mosul's airport and a nearby military base from Islamic State, according to state-run media. The US-backed government forces hope to use the airport as a launchpad for their campaign to expel the jihadists from …

Putin names Russian targets in Syria

Putin names Russian targets in Syria

Moscow does not attempt to intervene in the internal affairs of Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin said, stressing the need to deliver a decisive blow to terrorism. The President noted that today it is a difficult situation in …

NATO ships show aggression towards Russian ships at Syrian coast

NATO ships show aggression towards Russian ships at Syrian coast

Today, at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Russian sailors claimed that NATO ships were near the Russian ships, serving at the Syrian coast. Also, the sailors noted that the actions of the Alliance ships were not …

Four thousand immigrants from Russia fight on Syrian side, Putin says

Four thousand immigrants from Russia fight on Syrian side, Putin says

A huge number of fighters from Russia and former Soviet republics fight in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with officers of the Northern Fleet. According to the President, there are thousands of Russian …

Will EU continue to support Kiev?

Will EU continue to support Kiev?

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Saakashvili can face trial for violation of sovereignty of Ukraine, media reports

Saakashvili can face trial for violation of sovereignty of Ukraine, media reports

  Ukrainian human rights activist Oleg Kurchin submitted an application to the prosecutor general of the country on the ex-governor of the Odessa region, Mikhail Saakashvili, for the violation of the sovereignty of Ukraine, the …

Kvirikashvili congratulates Mehriban Aliyeva#039s appointment as first vice-president of Azerbaijan

Kvirikashvili congratulates Mehriban Aliyeva's appointment as first vice-president of Azerbaijan

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili made a phone call to the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Kvirikashvili extended his congratulations on Mehriban Aliyeva's …

German Foreign Ministry to Vestnik Kavkaza: German government does not recognize #039referendum#039 in Nagorno-Karabakh

German Foreign Ministry to Vestnik Kavkaza: German government does not recognize 'referendum' in Nagorno-Karabakh

The German government does not recognize the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and, accordingly, considers that the 'referendum' held in Karabakh does not have any legal influence, the German Foreign Ministry said to the request of …

Diplomat: Yerevan afraid of truth about Khojaly tragedy

Diplomat: Yerevan afraid of truth about Khojaly tragedy

Whenever it comes to the Khojaly tragedy, the Armenian side is afraid of the truth, the former Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Georgia and Moldova, Professor Namig Aliyev, said at the international conference dedicated to the …

 Farhad Mammadov: international law on Azerbaijan#039s side in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Farhad Mammadov: international law on Azerbaijan's side in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Speaking about the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict it is necessary to rely on the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's words that historical justice and international law are on the side of Azerbaijan, the Director of the Azerbaijani …

Iran ready to give US #039slap in the face#039

Iran ready to give US 'slap in the face'

Tehran claimes that Washington underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities

Georgian president to visit Baku

Georgian president to visit Baku

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili will arrive in Azerbaijan to take part in the 5th Global Forum to be held in Baku on March 16-17, the State Committee of Azerbaijan for Work with Diaspora said. Margvelashvili is …

 Russia urges Syria to halt military for duration of peace talks in Geneva

Russia urges Syria to halt military for duration of peace talks in Geneva

Russia has formally asked the Syrian government to temporarily halt military operations in areas of the country included in the ceasefire for the duration of the UN-backed peace negotiations, the UN special envoy to Syria Staffan de …

Scottish Parliament passes resolution on Khojaly tragedy

Scottish Parliament passes resolution on Khojaly tragedy

The Scottish Parliament passed a resolution on Khojaly tragedy. In early February, it was decided to give a political assessment to the Khojaly tragedy with the agreement of all political parties represented in the …

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 …

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 …

Kremlin knew what was happening in Nagorno-Karabakh...

"Kremlin knew what was happening in Nagorno-Karabakh..."

Major General Georgy Septa told 'Stavropol Pravda' about the events in Nagorno-Karabakh in the late 1980s