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Kremlin: Russia respects choice of French people

Kremlin: Russia respects choice of French people

Russia is ready to work on building up good relations with France and respects the choice of the French people made during the presidential election, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "We support building up …

Mammadyarov leaves for Lithuania

Mammadyarov leaves for Lithuania

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has left for an official visit to Lithuania, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry's press service said. Within the framework of the visit, Mammadyarov will meet with his …

US and Italia to conduct observation flight over Russia and Belarus

US and Italia to conduct observation flight over Russia and Belarus

The joint US-Italian mission will conduct an observation flight over the territories of Belarus and Russia under the Open Skies Treaty on April 24-28, the head of the Russian Defense Ministry's Nuclear Risk Reduction Center Sergey …

Moscow holding talks between Lavrov and Mogherini

Moscow holding talks between Lavrov and Mogherini

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is holding talks with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini in Moscow. The agenda of their talks will include a …

Riots in Paris: anti-fascists fight police after election results announced

Riots in Paris: anti-fascists fight police after election results announced

Radical anti-fascist protesters have clashed with armed police in Paris after hearing the news that Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron appear to have made it through to the run-off in the presidential election in …

Guns Continue to Speak Louder than Diplomats in Nagorno-Karabakh

Guns Continue to Speak Louder than Diplomats in Nagorno-Karabakh

One year has passed since the “Four-Day War” – an unprecedented escalation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

CHINESE JIHADIS#039 RISE IN SYRIA

CHINESE JIHADIS' RISE IN SYRIA

Thousands of Chinese jihadis have come to Syria to fight against government forces and their allies

Cavusoglu to arrive in Uzbekistan on April 25

Cavusoglu to arrive in Uzbekistan on April 25

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan on April 25, the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said. It is expected that  the Turkish Foreign Minister will be …

Tillerson briefs Poroshenko on sanctions imposed on Russia

Tillerson briefs Poroshenko on sanctions imposed on Russia

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a phone conversation with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that the sanctions imposed on Russia would remain in place, US Department of State acting spokesman …

Armenian lobby in Europe

Armenian lobby in Europe

What does Nils Muiznieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, do?

Iranian and Chinese FMs discuss Syria and North Korea

Iranian and Chinese FMs discuss Syria and North Korea

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi discussed the issues related to the Syrian and North Korean crises on the sidelines of the first International Forum on Ancient …

Trump and China’s President discuss North Korea

Trump and China’s President discuss North Korea

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping discussed growing tensions over North Korea’s advancing nuclear arms program. In the latest call, the third between the two …

Macron to face Le Pen in second round of France#039s presidential election

Macron to face Le Pen in second round of France's presidential election

The leader of the En Marche! movement, Emmanuel Macron, has topped the first round of the French presidential election and will face the far-right Front National’s Marine Le Pen. Macron topped …

UN Secretary General congratulated Assad on Syrian Independence Day

UN Secretary General congratulated Assad on Syrian Independence Day

Syrian President Bashar Assad received positive words from the UN Secretary General this week. Official Syrian media outlets reported that UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres sent a congratulatory message …

New constitution proposed in Georgia

New constitution proposed in Georgia

According to the Chairman of the Parliament and the State Constitutional Commission, the Commission approved a document - the draft amendments to the Constitution, which will fundamentally change the governance-related regulations in the …

Iran’s Ahmadinejad says he won’t endorse other candidates

Iran’s Ahmadinejad says he won’t endorse other candidates

Iran’s former hardline President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Sunday that he won’t endorse other candidates in next month’s election, after he and his deputy were barred from running, The Hindu reports. …

Crimea to establish association of friends

Crimea to establish "association of friends"

The association of "friends of Crimea", which will unite politicians and economists from different countries, will be established in October of this year.  Ex-adviser of former French President Nicolas …

North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea said on Sunday it was ready to sink a U.S. aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, as two Japanese navy ships joined a U.S. carrier group for exercises in the western Pacific. "Our revolutionary forces are …

European Georgia urges to hold referendum on amendments to constitution

"European Georgia" urges to hold referendum on amendments to constitution

Georgia's "Freedom Movement - European Georgia" party, urged the head of the government, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, to raise the issue of holding referendum on amendments to the country's constitution. …

France votes in presidential election

France votes in presidential election

French citizens are voting for their next President on Sunday following a volatile campaign period that was overshadowed by a terror attack on police in Paris last week. With 11 names on the ballot, no one candidate is expected to win an outright …