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US State Departmnet: new sanctions against Russia introduced by Obama

US State Departmnet: new sanctions against Russia introduced by Obama

The US decision to impose new sanctions against Russian entities was made during the final days of President Barack Obama’s administration, a Department of State official said. "These determinations to …

Erdogan vs Germany

Erdogan vs Germany

Professor from Potsdam, speaking to Vestnik Kavkaza, commented on Turkish President's statements, as well as evaluated Germany's response

 Zarif: Russia can use its military bases #039on case by case basis#039

Zarif: Russia can use its military bases 'on case by case basis'

Russia could use Iranian military bases to launch air strikes against militants in Syria on a "case by case basis", Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. "Russia doesn't have a military …

 Boris Johnson postpones his Moscow visit

Boris Johnson postpones his Moscow visit

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has postponed a conciliatory trip to Moscow in order to attend a rearranged meeting with Nato foreign ministers on Friday. NATO's biannual meeting of foreign ministers has …

Rouhani leaves for Moscow to meet with Putin - media

Rouhani leaves for Moscow to meet with Putin - media

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has departed from Tehran for an official two-day visit to Moscow at the invitation of his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The sides are expected to ink about 10 …

Russian Foreign Ministry: NATO-Russia Council meeting on the horizon

Russian Foreign Ministry: NATO-Russia Council meeting on the horizon

A NATO-Russia Council meeting will take place in the very near future, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov said. "The NATO-Russia Council’s meeting will be held soon," the diplomat said, …

Will Turkey allow Russians to enter without passports?

Will Turkey allow Russians to enter without passports?

Ankara is ready to discuss with the Russian government the crossing of the Turkish border by Russian citizens without travel passports, the Turkish Foreing Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the meeting with representatives …

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met with the UEA Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Nazarbayev discussed with Sheikh Mohammed ways to enhance …

Turkish Foreign Ministery denies report on Cavusoglu#039s visit to Moscow

Turkish Foreign Ministery denies report on Cavusoglu's visit to Moscow

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will arrive in Moscow on an official visit on March 29. He will hold a meeting with the Russian Foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, the Milliyet newspaper …

Trump#039s son-in-law to lead new White House office

Trump's son-in-law to lead new White House office

US President Donald Trump will unveil a new White House office on Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the federal bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises by harvesting ideas from the business world and, potentially, privatizing some …

Ambassador: Azerbaijani-Danish turkey factory to be opened in Ismayilli district

Ambassador: Azerbaijani-Danish turkey factory to be opened in Ismayilli district

Azerbaijan and Denmark will open a joint turkey factory in the Ismayilli district of Azerbaijan, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Denmark Svend Olling said at the meeting with the …

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

US President Donald Trump handed German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for money supposedly owed to NATO when they met last weekend in Washington DC, the Sunday Times reported. The gesture was …

Erdogan: we are not enemies with anyone

Erdogan: we are not enemies with anyone

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan slammed again the Swiss government over a mass meeting of the members and sympathizers of the PKK terrorist group in capital Bern. “You call the president of the …

Brothers again: Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan

Brothers again: Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev in Astana

Erdogan says Turkey will review EU ties ‘from A to Z’

Erdogan says Turkey will review EU ties ‘from A to Z’

Tensions between Ankara and Brussels have reached a new level

US Senate introduces new Iran sanctions bill

US Senate introduces new Iran sanctions bill

Ahead of AIPAC conference

German minister: Erdogan rhetoric causing significant damage

German minister: Erdogan rhetoric causing significant damage

A senior German official says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's rhetoric in the standoff with European countries ahead of his country's April 16 referendum is causing damage that will take years to repair, ABC News …

Palestinian ambassador names date of Abbas#039 visit to Moscow

Palestinian ambassador names date of Abbas' visit to Moscow

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas plans to visit Russia on May 11, Palestinian ambassador to Russia Abdel Hafez Nofal said. In early March, the diplomat informed that Abbas will visit Moscow in the first …

Iran sanctions 15 US firms

Iran sanctions 15 US firms

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 US companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, Reuters reported citing the state news agency IRNA. The agency quoted Iran's foreign ministry as saying the …

Agramunt: PACE will be able to protect ideals of Council of Europe together with Russia

Agramunt: PACE will be able to protect ideals of Council of Europe together with Russia

The values of the Council of Europe, which are currently under threat, can be effectively protected only with the participation of Moscow, the head of PACE Pedro Agramunt said. "Today, when we face such important …