Russia and USA

Vitaly Naumkin: joint actions of Russia and US on Karabakh can be more energetic

Vitaly Naumkin: joint actions of Russia and US on Karabakh can be more energetic

Given the chance of a rapprochement between Russia and the United States on the Middle East topics, Moscow and Washington have more possibilities for a constructive cooperation in the framework of the OSCE Minsk Group as mediators in the …

 Trump plans to expand nuclear capacity of US

Trump plans to expand nuclear capacity of US

US President Donald Trump plans to expand the country's nuclear capacity to prove Washington's leading position. He expressed concern the US has fallen behind in nuclear weapon capacity. …

Enough With The Russia Nonsense

Enough With The Russia Nonsense

Trump is able to both recognize and respect the declared interests of those on the other side

Trump expresses condolences over Vitaly Churkin#039s death

Trump expresses condolences over Vitaly Churkin's death

US President Donald Trump was saddened to learn of the unexpected death of Russia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, the White House press service said. "An …

White House: Trump ready to cooperate with Moscow in fighting terrorism and growing economy

White House: Trump ready to cooperate with Moscow in fighting terrorism and growing economy

US President Donald Trump will try to find common ground with Russia in fighting terrorism and growing the economy, the White House spokesman Sean Spicer said. "He is going to try. He understands …

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 …

US confirms Russian ambassador routinely wiretapped

US confirms Russian ambassador routinely wiretapped

The US secret services confirmed that Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak was routinely wiretapped, when the scandal involving the former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn broke out, the Russian Foreign …

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

Michael Flynn had plan of lifting sanctions from Russia

A week before the US national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Trump to lift sanctions against Russia, The New York Times …

Priebus: Top levels of the intel community assured me no collusion between Trump c and Russia

Priebus: Top levels of the intel community assured me no collusion between Trump camp and Russia

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus on Sunday denied that members of President Trump's campaign had contact with Russia before Trump's victory, The Hill reports. "The New York Times last week put out an article with …

Our rockets will tear up the US defense, Rogozin says

Our rockets will tear up the US defense, Rogozin says

The Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Rogozin, said today that Russia's newest missile development will be able to bring down any US missile defense. In an interview on ‘Russia 1’ TV …

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that he discussed a number of issues, including the ones related to Iran, with US State Secretary Rex Tillerson during their bilateral meeting in Germany's …

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 …

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 …

 Lavrov hopes his meeting with Tillerson to be successful

Lavrov hopes his meeting with Tillerson to be successful

Russia and Washington have many issues to discuss, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said ahead of the meeting with the US State Secretary Rex Tillerson. According to him, these are …

Valery Gerasimov meets with Azerbaijan’s Defense leadership

Valery Gerasimov meets with Azerbaijan’s Defense leadership

Chief of the General Staff of Russia’s Armed Forces Army General Valery Gerasimov arrived in Baku. He met with Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the Chief …

Why Trump Is Right on Russia

Why Trump Is Right on Russia

There are many good reasons for the United States to reach conciliation with Moscow

Does US start new confrontation with Russia?

Does US start new confrontation with Russia?

Russia’s Defense Ministry is ready to restore cooperation with Pentagon, but attempts to build dialogue with Russia from a position of strength are fruitless, the Russian Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu …

Trump comments on allegations of #039Russian connection#039

Trump comments on allegations of 'Russian connection'

Russian President Donald Trump said that Russian connection is an attempt to cover-up Hillary Clinton's mistakes. "This Russian connection non-sense is merely an attempt to cover-up the …

Sergei Lavrov: Russia cooperates with anyone who is ready

Sergei Lavrov: Russia cooperates with anyone who is ready

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov today addressed the annual meeting of students and teaching staff of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Diplomatic Academy. The correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported that …

Maria Zakharova: Lavrov and Tillerson to meet in Bonn

Maria Zakharova: Lavrov and Tillerson to meet in Bonn

The first meeting between the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Bonn in the first place will be devoted to acquaintance of diplomats, because they haven't …

Russian lawmaker comments on Trump#039s position on Crimea

Russian lawmaker comments on Trump's position on Crimea

The chairman of the Russian upper house of parliament's defense committee, Viktor Ozerov, said that Crimea cannot be "subject of bargaining" between Russia and the United States, following the claim that US …

Pentagon accuses Russia of unsafe activity near US destroyer in Black Sea

Pentagon accuses Russia of unsafe activity near US destroyer in Black Sea

The United States is concerned about the incidents with Russian aircraft flying near the US destroyer in the Black Sea in February, US Defense Department spokesperson Michelle Baldanza said. Baldanza noted that a number …

Washington accuses Moscow of INF treaty violation

Washington accuses Moscow of INF treaty violation

The US believes that Russia has deployed a new cruise missile despite complaints by US officials that it violates an arms control treaty banning ground-based US and Russian intermediate-range missiles. Russia had secretly deployed the …

Putin and Trump to meet in July

Putin and Trump to meet in July

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump may meet in July 2017, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. He noted that there was nothing specific to report …

Lavrov: Excluding Iran from anti-terrorist coalition over allegations is mistake

Lavrov: Excluding Iran from anti-terrorist coalition over allegations is mistake

Barring Iran from the anti-terrorist coalition on the basis of unsubstantiated allegations alone would not be sensible, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Sunday in his interview …

Lavrov expects to talk to Tillerson soon on Ukraine  bilateral relations

Lavrov expects to talk to Tillerson soon on Ukraine & bilateral relations

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said in an interview he will probably be in contact with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson soon, and is expecting to discuss the situation in Ukraine, bilateral …

Will US abandon New START Treaty?

Will US abandon New START Treaty?

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that it is premature to speak about extending the New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) until the discussion between the parties is held. Yesterday, sources inside …

Ambassador: Lavrov and Tillerson can meet in coming weeks

Ambassador: Lavrov and Tillerson can meet in coming weeks

A meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can take place in the coming weeks, the Russian Ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak …

Russian Ambassador to US says Trump will not abandon Iranian nuclear deal

Russian Ambassador to US says Trump will not abandon Iranian nuclear deal

Moscow expects the administration of US President Donald Trump to continue the implementation of the agreement on the Iranian nuclear deal, the Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergei Kislyak said. …