Russia and USA

US prepares 'advanced prompt global strike'

The US has started to develop advanced prompt global strike systems capable of carrying out the same tasks as the nuclear forces, Russia's Defense Ministry Spokesman Alexander Yemelyanov said at a Russian-Chinese briefing on …

Does US get close to Russia's borders?

The deployment of the US armored division to Poland near the Russian border will undoubtedly negatively affect the already difficult relations between Moscow and Washington, the experts Alexei Mukhin and Mikhail Khodarenok …

Russian flags removed from consulate in San Francisco

Russian flags were removed from the Russian consulate general in San Francisco by US authorities, a State Department official said. He stressed that it had been done with due respect to the Russian national symbols. "The flags …

Vladimir Putin celebrates his 65th birthday

Today Russian President Vladimir Putin celebrates his 65th birthday. Putin came into big politics in 1999, served as first deputy and acting chairman of the Russian government, and later as prime minister.  …

FSB: Russia did not interfere in US election

The head of Russia's top domestic security agency rejected allegations of interference in the U.S. election. The director of the Federal Security Service (FSB), Alexander Bortnikov, said that he discussed claims of …

Moscow warns against extradition of Russians to US

Russia comes out against the extradition of Russian nationals to foreign states, including the US, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov said in comments on the decision to extradite Russians Vinnik and Levashov to …