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Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Thousands of people rallied in Tbilisi to support Rustavi-2

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin died at the age of 64, just a day before his 65th birthday, in New York on Monday. "A prominent Russian diplomat has passed away while at work. We'd like to …

Vehicle with Russian servicemen blown up in Syria

Vehicle with Russian servicemen blown up in Syria

Four Russian military personnel were killed and two injured when their vehicle was targeted with explosives in central Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry reported. The vehicle was blown up as a vehicular column of the Syrian troops was …

 Russia to mark 75th anniversary of victory in Battle of Stalingrad

Russia to mark 75th anniversary of victory in Battle of Stalingrad

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the executive order on celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the victory by the Soviet Army in the Battle of Stalingrad against Nazi German troops. "Considering the fact that …

Israel fired by missiles from Egypt

Israel fired by missiles from Egypt

At least two rockets fired from the Sinai Peninsula struck an open field in southern Israel on Monday morning. The rockets hit the Eshkol region, which borders southern Gaza and the northeastern tip of the Sinai Peninsula. No one was …

IRGC start military drills in Iran

IRGC start military drills in Iran

The Ground Forces of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) have started military maneuvers in the Dasht-e Kavir desert. Codenamed Payambar-e-A’azam (the Great Prophet) 11, the wargames got off the ground on Monday, …

Six killed as two buses collide in Turkey

Six killed as two buses collide in Turkey

At least six people were killed and 20 others were injured as two buses collided in Turkey's eastern Iğdır province on Monday. The buses collided on the highway linking Iğdır's Aralık district with the Dilucu border gate, with …

Winter#039s Tale in Baku

Winter's Tale in Baku

On the eve of spring, the southern city saw snowfall. The snowfall, which lasted in Baku for two days, not only caused traffic problems, but also brought a lot of joy to the citizens of Baku. It isn't every year Baku's climate, …

Syria receives over five tonnes of humanitarian aid

Syria receives over five tonnes of humanitarian aid

The Russian center for Syrian reconciliation has provided 5.2 tonnes of humanitarian aid to over 5,600 Syrian citizens in the past 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said. The center reported that …

Kaspiysk to host 2nd WorldSkills Russia

Kaspiysk to host 2nd WorldSkills Russia

The 2nd WorldSkills Russia championship of young professionals of Dagestan kicks off in Kaspisk next week. According to the official website of the Committee on Freedom of Conscience, Cooperation with …

Irakli Shotadze has never left his position, Prosecutor General#039s Office of Georgia reports

Irakli Shotadze has never left his position, Prosecutor General's Office of Georgia reports

The Georgian Prosecutor General's Office has denied today the information about the resignation of the chief prosecutor Irakli Shotadze. ”This information does not correspond to the truth. …

Parking places in Krasnodar to switch on cashless payment on February 28

Parking places in Krasnodar to switch on cashless payment on February 28

The work on remastering parking places in Krasnodar will begin on February 28. After that it will be possible to pay for parking only by cashless payment,  the press service of the administration of Krasnodar informed. …

Yury Kudryavtsev heads Karachai-Circassian Border Guard Service

Yury Kudryavtsev heads Karachai-Circassian Border Guard Service

The head of Karachay-Cherkessia, Rashid Temrezov, wrote today in Instagram about becoming acquainted  with the new head of the republican FSB Border Guard Service, Major General Yury Kudryavtsev. Kudryavtsev was presented to Temrezov by the …

Rustavi 2 TV channel holds protest rally in Tbilisi

Rustavi 2 TV channel holds protest rally in Tbilisi

Tbilisi-based, private broadcasting company Rustavj 2 is holding a protest really in central Tbilisi this afternoon. TV channel staff, Rustavi 2 supporters and opposition politicians gathered in front of the …

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers#039 in Syria

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers' in Syria

The first round of the intra-Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan's capital of Astana were held on January 23-24, resulting in Moscow-Tehran-Ankara agreement on establishment of a trilateral …

Georgia to repair roads to Azerbaijan and Armenia

Georgia to repair roads to Azerbaijan and Armenia

The Georgian authorities are going to repair the highway leading to the borders with Armenia and Azerbaijan, the Department of Roads of the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of the country reported. …

New Red Book to appear in Russia by Day of Ecologist

New Red Book to appear in Russia by Day of Ecologist

  The Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia will adopt a new edition of the Red Book of the Russian Federation by the Day of Ecologist ( June 5th 2017),  the head of department, Sergey Donskoy announced. …

Afghan forces kill top Al-Qaeda figure, ex-leader of Pakistani militants

Afghan forces kill top Al-Qaeda figure, ex-leader of Pakistani militants

The Afghan security forces have killed a top figure of the Al-Qaeda terrorist network who was leading the Pakistani militants during the Taliban regime, Khaama Press reported. The Afghan intelligence, National Directorate of …

Iran#039s Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons could never be …

Idex 2017 opens in Abu Dhabi

Idex 2017 opens in Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Sunday …