Several gymnasts advance to finals in World Cup in Baku

Several gymnasts advance to finals in World Cup in Baku

Participants in tomorrow's World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling finals in Baku have been determined.  Representative of Russia Grigory Noskov (73.300 points), UK …

BBC film on Russian football hooligans aims to discredit Russia, Deputy PM Says

BBC film on Russian football hooligans aims to discredit Russia, Deputy PM Says

The recent BBC documentary about Russian football fans is another attack on Russia and an attempt to discredit the country, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said, Sputnik reports. Late on Thursday, BBC …

NATO’s Stoltenberg stresses importance of dialogue on contradictory issues with Russia

NATO’s Stoltenberg stresses importance of dialogue on contradictory issues with Russia

NATO and Russia should keep up dialogue on the problems that cause contradictions between them, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said, TASS reports. He addressed reporters after talks with Russian Foreign …

Merkel: We must protect principle of territorial integrity

Merkel: We must protect principle of territorial integrity

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that Western states must protect the principle of territorial integrity and NATO needs to strengthen its eastern flank following situation in Ukraine. Speaking at the Munich Security Conference on February 18, Merkel said that ...

Moody’s changes outlook on Russia

Moody’s changes outlook on Russia

Moody’s Investors Service has changed the outlook on Russia’s Ba1 government bond rating to stable from negative, affirming the rating and citing economic recovery. Moody's said that the Russian government's set of measures made the country less dependent on ...

Fikri Isik: Russia and Iran can#039t be excluded from Syrian process

Fikri Isik: "Russia and Iran can't be excluded from Syrian process"

Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik spoke about the regional role of Turkey and its relations with the West at the Munich Security Conference, held today. Isik noted that recently, a huge number of events happened in the …

Dmitry Ushakov: Baku has a lot of experience in organizing international gymnastic competitions

Dmitry Ushakov: Baku has a lot of experience in organizing international gymnastic competitions

Azerbaijan has a lot of experience in organizing international gymnastic competitions, so no one doubts that tomorrow's World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling will be held at the highest level, Russian athlete, Olympic silver …

Russian long-range bombers launch cruise missile strikes on Daesh in Raqqa

Russian long-range bombers launch cruise missile strikes on Daesh in Raqqa

Russian Tu-95MS long-range bombers have launched cruise missile strikes on Daesh targets near the Syrian city of Raqqa, the Russian Defense Ministry said, Sputnik reports. The ministry said that "reconnaissance means have confirmed …

Ryabkov: No decision on candidacy of Ambassador to Turkey yet

Ryabkov: No decision on candidacy of Ambassador to Turkey yet

Moscow has not decided on the candidacy of Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Turkey yet, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said. He explained that the information will appear as soon as the …

 53rd Munich Security Conference opens

53rd Munich Security Conference opens

The 53rd Munich Security Conference started in Germany.  Among the topics up for discussion at the Munich conference 2017 will be the future of transatlantic relations after electing Donald Trump as US …

Alexey Ryzhkov: We#039re returning to old Soviet system

Alexey Ryzhkov: "We're returning to old Soviet system"

Tomorror Baku will host the first World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that there would not be military cooperation between Washington and Moscow until Russian accepted that not all the opposition are terrorists. Tillerson had stressed …

Andrei Kostin: dollar to decline by six rubles

Andrei Kostin: dollar to decline by six rubles

Until the end of 2017, the ruble exchange rate may strengthen by 10%, the head of VTB Andrey Kostin said. "We believe that the ruble had to strengthen, but it was before  the government announced the …

Oreshkin predicts ruble to weaken soon and then stabilize

Oreshkin predicts ruble to weaken soon and then stabilize

The strengthening of the Russian currency is short-term, and it may slightly weaken in the nearest future and then stabilize, the Russian Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin said after meeting the President …

Russia#039s agreement with Turkey on mutual assistance in criminal cases ratified

Russia's agreement with Turkey on mutual assistance in criminal cases ratified

Russia’s State Duma has ratified an agreement between Russia and Turkey on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Cases and Extradition. The document was signed in Ankara on December 1, 2014. Under the agreement, the sides are …

Putin: Russia on brink of victory over inflation

Putin: Russia on brink of victory over inflation

Inflation in Russia continues to decline, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting on economic issues. "This year, a steady decline of inflation continues, the figure broke the psychological mark of 5% in …

Trump abandons tough policy towards Russia

Trump abandons tough policy towards Russia

US President Donald Trump said that it would be much easier for him to be tough on Russia, but then they’re not going to make a deal. He said that he wants to do the right thing for the world. “If …

Konstantin Kosachev to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russophobes drive Trump into corner

Konstantin Kosachev to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russophobes drive Trump into corner

Currently, the US president Donald Trump is under strong pressure from the Russophobes in power, because of which the new Washington is forced to do such steps as political statements about the need to talk with Russia from a position of strength …

Asia wants a stronger global role for Europe

Asia wants a stronger global role for Europe

The EU has to demonstrate its understanding of Asian concerns and interests

G-20 Responds to U.S. Warning

G-20 Responds to U.S. Warning

to NATO and Shift on Israel