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Syrian president’s British-born wife Asma al-Assad faces calls to be stripped of her UK citizenship

Syrian president’s British-born wife Asma al-Assad faces calls to be stripped of her UK citizenship

Asma al-Assad, the Syrian president Bashar Assad's British-born wife, is facing calls to be stripped of her UK citizenship after she was accused of propping up his propaganda …

German intelligence outraged: #039Merkel trusting Britons more than own people#039

German intelligence outraged: 'Merkel trusting Britons more than own people'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has received information on terrorist threats in Germany and Europe from the British intelligence. Meetings between Merkel and the Britons occurred at least twice and caused anger in Germany's Federal …

Maria Zakharova calls absurd reason for cancelling of Johnson’s visit

Maria Zakharova calls absurd reason for cancelling of Johnson’s visit

The reason for the cancellation of the visit to Russia of the head of the Foreign Office, Boris Johnson, is absurd, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova said. She recalled that the visit was …

Tillerson heads to Moscow

Tillerson heads to Moscow

Rex Tillerson, the head of the US State Department, will not cancel his visit to Russia, scheduled for April 11-12. The according statement was issued by the Foreign Office, whose head Boris Johnson, on the contrary, decided not to go to …

U.K.#039s Boris Johnson cancels Moscow trip over Syria

U.K.'s Boris Johnson cancels Moscow trip over Syria

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson canceled a planned trip to Russia after he said developments in Syria changed the situation "fundamentally." Johnson was set to travel to Moscow on Monday, but decided to …

Wilfried Furman: The risk of huge financial losses can become a mechanism that unites the EU

Wilfried Furman: "The risk of huge financial losses can become a mechanism that unites the EU"

Professor from Potsdam discussed the consequences of Brexit for the EU in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza

EU leaders sign Rome declaration and proclaim a ‘common future’

EU leaders sign Rome declaration and proclaim a ‘common future’

The 27 leaders of the European Union signed the Rome Declaration on Saturday, proclaiming, “Europe is our common future,” even as a series of crises have badly weakened efforts to unify the continent and Britain …

EU summit kicks off in Rome

EU summit kicks off in Rome

Leaders of 27 European Union countries, not including the UK, are meeting in the Italian capital to celebrate 60 years since the Treaty of Rome was signed. The countries will sign a new declaration to honour the 1957 treaty, which paved the way …

London police reveal identity of Westminster attacker

London police reveal identity of Westminster attacker

London Metropolitan Police said that the name of the Westminster attacker is Khalid Masood. "The man police believe to be responsible for the terrorist attack in Westminster yesterday, Wednesday, 22 …

Erdogan calls UK#039s PM May to offer condolences for London attack victims

Erdogan calls UK's PM May to offer condolences for London attack victims

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called UK's Prime Minister Theresa May Thursday to express condolences over the London terror attack and stressed that the two countries are partners in the fight …

Kvirikashvili condemns terror attack in London

Kvirikashvili condemns terror attack in London

World leaders have condemned late Wednesday’s terrorist attack in London, which left five people dead and at least 40 injured. Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said that Georgia and Georgians will always stand …

Erdogan on London attack: we stand in solidarity with UK - our ally against terrorism

Erdogan on London attack: we stand in solidarity with UK - our ally against terrorism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attack outside Britain's Parliament in London. In a series of tweets posted late Wednesday, Erdogan said Turkey shared "the pain of the United …

Putin on London terror attack: we need to unify efforts against terrorism

Putin on London terror attack: we need to unify efforts against terrorism

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to UK Prime Minister Theresa May over the terrorist attacks in London. "The forces of terror are more insidious and cynical. It is evident …

 Tbilisi condemns London terrorist attack

Tbilisi condemns London terrorist attack

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said he is deeply outraged by the terrorist attack in the centre of London late yesterday. Condemning all forms of terrorism he said Georgia stands in solidarity with the UK. …

Brexit to begin on 29 March

Brexit to begin on 29 March

Britain's government will begin the process of leaving the European Union on March 29, the UK’s permanent representative to the European Union, Sir Tim Barrow, notified the EU on Monday morning that a letter should be …

UK minister tells lawmakers not to delay Brexit

UK minister tells lawmakers not to delay Brexit

Britain's top minister for leaving the European Union said Sunday that lawmakers should let Prime Minister Theresa May "get on with the job" of quitting the bloc, and the main opposition Brexit spokesman said he …

UK interested in strengthening military ties with Azerbaijan

UK interested in strengthening military ties with Azerbaijan

“The United Kingdom is interested in strengthening military ties with Azerbaijan,” said Director for International Policy of the Ministry of Defense of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Nick Gurr …

Boris Johnson to visit Russia

Boris Johnson to visit Russia

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to visit Moscow in coming weeks, the UK Foreign Office has announced, BBC reports. His meetings will focus on the relationship between the UK and Russia, as well as issues involving …

Lucie Colebeck: Everything at FIG World Cup in Baku is filled with energy

Lucie Colebeck: Everything at FIG World Cup in Baku is filled with energy

There is a phenomenal atmosphere at the FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling in Baku, UK silver medalist of the World and European Championships Lucie Colebeck said. She said that she was very happy with her performance ...

Participants of World Cup in Troline Gymnastics and Tumbling praise the organizers

Participants of World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling praise the organizers

Members of delegations from different countries of the world, who arrived in Baku to participate in tomorrow's World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling praised organizers of the event in an interview with correspondents of Vestnik …

Wish we had arena like this - participants of Baku World Cup in Troline Gymnastics

"Wish we had arena like this" - participants of Baku World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics

The participants of the FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling in Baku, which will start on Saturday, speaking with correspondents of Vestnik Kavkaza, expressed their admiration for the conditions created for the athletes, …

Theresa May follows the precepts of Ataturk

Theresa May follows the precepts of Ataturk

British PM turns to Turkey for trade talks

Boris Johnson signals shift in UK policy on Syria#039s Assad

Boris Johnson signals shift in UK policy on Syria's Assad

The UK accepts that Bashar al-Assad should be allowed to run for re-election in the event of a peace settlement in Syria, Boris Johnson has said, in a dramatic reversal of the British policy stretching …

Angela Merkel threatens to restrict EU single market access unless Theresa May accepts free movement

Angela Merkel threatens to restrict EU single market access unless Theresa May accepts free movement

Chancellor defends four key freedoms of the European Union

EU citizens want more social equality, but not more Europe

EU citizens want more social equality, but not more Europe

Europeans are more concerned about the consequences of the economic crisis than anything else

Iraqi air force drops four million letters in Mosul providing hope to civilians

Iraqi air force drops four million letters in Mosul providing hope to civilians

The Iraqi Air Force on Thursday air dropped four million letters to the long-suffering residents of Mosul, to encourage and support them while they await liberation from ISIS, as the operation to take Mosul enters its second month, the …

UK Foreign Secretary summons Russian, Iranian ambassadors over Aleppo situation

UK Foreign Secretary summons Russian, Iranian ambassadors over Aleppo situation

UK Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Boris Johnson summoned Russian and Iranian ambassadors to discuss the situation in the Syrian city of Aleppo, Johnson said Thursday, Sputnik reports. "I have just summoned …

Russian strength or weakness of the West?

Russian strength or weakness of the West?

Discussions about the global Russian influence are exaggerated, even if they might flattering Russia

British military intelligence doc calls Russian T-14 Armata tank ‘most revolutionary tank’

British military intelligence doc calls Russian T-14 Armata tank ‘most revolutionary tank’

Russia’s new T-14 Armata tank represents "the most revolutionary step change in tank design in the last half century," says a leaked report of the British military intelligence obtained by The Sunday Telegraph newspaper in London, …

London wants to control flow of migrants from the EU

London wants to control flow of migrants from the EU

Merkel: It's the end of Europe if 'I start making concessions on the freedom of movement'