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US interested in early settlement of Karabakh conflict

US interested in early settlement of Karabakh conflict

Washington is interested in an early settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, reads the letter of the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, which was sent on …

US State Departmnet: new sanctions against Russia introduced by Obama

US State Departmnet: new sanctions against Russia introduced by Obama

The US decision to impose new sanctions against Russian entities was made during the final days of President Barack Obama’s administration, a Department of State official said. "These determinations to …

World oil prices rising

World oil prices rising

Oil prices on world markets returned to positive dynamics on the background of decline in the dollar exchange rate. The prices of May futures for Brent oil increased by $0.26 (0.51%) to $51.01 per barrel on the ICE Exchange in …

US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson#039s briefing in Ankara

US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson's briefing in Ankara

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss the upcoming operation in Syria, and stabilization efforts in already seized areas in his visit to Ankara on March 30, senior US officials said Monday. Tillerson, who is …

Trump#039s son-in-law to lead new White House office

Trump's son-in-law to lead new White House office

US President Donald Trump will unveil a new White House office on Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the federal bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises by harvesting ideas from the business world and, potentially, privatizing some …

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

Trump reportedly handed Merkel $374 billion invoice for NATO

US President Donald Trump handed German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for money supposedly owed to NATO when they met last weekend in Washington DC, the Sunday Times reported. The gesture was …

Lukashenko under sanctions invited to US

Lukashenko under sanctions invited to US

The US Embassy in Belarus sent an invitation to the President of the country Alexander Lukashenko to attend the ceremony commemorating the centennial of the United States' entry into the Great War, the US diplomatic …

Russia and US to simulate outer space mission

Russia and US to simulate outer space mission

  A series of joint experiments by NASA and the Moscow-based Institute of Medical and Biological Problems (IMBP) to simulate a flight to the outer space was named SIRIUS, an acronym for Scientific International Research In Unique …

Lavrov: Russian-US relations in ‘stand-by mode’ for now

Lavrov: Russian-US relations in ‘stand-by mode’ for now

Relations between Moscow and Washington are in a 'stand-by mode' for now as the US administration is still in its nascent formation stage, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the Military Academy of the …

Rex Tillerson#039s wife convinced him to be US secretary of State

Rex Tillerson's wife convinced him to be US secretary of State

US secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that his wife convinced him to take on the position of secretary of State. "I didn't want this job.  I was supposed to retire in March, this month. I was going …

 Is US preparing for Ukraine deployment?

Is US preparing for Ukraine deployment?

The headline entitled '45th IBCT prepares for Ukraine Deployment' was published on the US Army website army.mil, but soon the website link was removed, showing a 'page not found' error. The National Guard's 45th …

Three phases of Syrian confrontation

Three phases of Syrian confrontation

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 US State Department: Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April

US State Department: Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April, US officials said. Tillerson intends to miss what would have been his first meeting of the 28 NATO allies on April 5-6 in Brussels so that he can …

Trump’s approval rating falls to record low - Gallup

Trump’s approval rating falls to record low - Gallup

US President Donald Trump's approval rating has fallen to a new low, according to the latest Gallup poll. The President’s approval has dropped three points this weekend to 37%, the lowest point since …

Why does Russia#039 Kaspersky Lab pay Michael Flynn?

Why does Russia' Kaspersky Lab pay Michael Flynn?

US President Barack Obama's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was paid over $11 by Russia' Kaspersky Lab in 2015 for remarks at a cybersecurity forum in Washington. In October 2015, …

Does UN spend too much of US money?

Does UN spend too much of US money?

The UN spends too much money and places much larger burden on the US, than on other countries, the US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said in a statement. "In many areas, the UN spends more money than …

 US President to meet Iraqi Prime Minister on March 20

US President to meet Iraqi Prime Minister on March 20

US President Donald Trump will meet with the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on March 20, the speaker of the White House Sean Spicer said. He said that on Monday, the President …

 Edward Luttwak: US will not address Karabakh issue for another two years

Edward Luttwak: US will not address Karabakh issue for another two years

The new presidential administration of the United States will ignore the peaceful process of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement for about two years, a political consultant of the State Department and the Pentagon, a senior adviser to the US …

Visit of special importance: Merkel goes to meet Trump

Visit of special importance: Merkel goes to meet Trump

Tonight the head of the German Federal Government Angela Merkel was expected to leave for Washington to meet the US President in person tomorrow

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's first face-to-face meeting with US President Donald Trump will have to wait an extra three days due to a winter storm that threatens to shutdown Washington. White …

Kremlin: Moscow #039tired#039 of John McCain#039s absurd claims

Kremlin: Moscow 'tired' of John McCain's absurd claims

Moscow is "tired" of US Senator John McCain's absurd claims about alleged ties between the US President Donald Trump and Russian officials, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov …

US oil depreciates OPEC agreement

US oil depreciates OPEC agreement

The cost of Brent crude oil decline bellow $51 per barrel for the first time since November 30, 2016. As of 5:44 (MSK) the prices of May futures for Brent oil fell by 0.70% to $50.94 per dollar on the ICE Exchange in …

Saudi defence minister to discuss bilateral relations with Trump

Saudi defence minister to discuss bilateral relations with Trump

Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman left Saudi Arabia on Monday for the United States for a visit scheduled to include talks with US President Donald Trump, the Royal Court said in a statement. …

Kremlin spokesman on perspectives and obstacles of Russian-US relations

Kremlin spokesman on perspectives and obstacles of Russian-US relations

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told CNN about the key issues of the Russian-US relations. Peskov, who has been a spokesman and top aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin for almost two decades, …

Iran postpones rocket carrier launch fearing US threats

Iran postpones rocket carrier launch fearing US threats

Iran has put off a planned launch of a rocket carrier fearing threats from the United States, the Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh said. …

US plans shale production growth despite OPEC#039s warning

US plans shale production growth despite OPEC's warning

US shale oil producers are plotting ambitious production growth outside the red-hot Permian Basin in Texas, widening a resurgence that could confound OPEC's strategy to tighten global supplies. As shale firms rebound from a two-year …

Kremlin comments on Huntsman#039s possible appointment as US ambassador to Russia

Kremlin comments on Huntsman's possible appointment as US ambassador to Russia

Russia will welcome the appointment of any US ambassador who will be committed to the idea of establishing a dialogue between the two countries, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in the wake of media reports …

Ex-Utah Governor to be US ambassador to Russia

Ex-Utah Governor to be US ambassador to Russia

Former Utah Republican Governor Jon Huntsman has accepted US President Donald Trump's offer to be ambassador to Russia, an administration official said on Wednesday. The job, which requires Senate …

Trump reacts sharply to Iranian warships getting close to US warships

Trump reacts sharply to Iranian warships getting close to US warships

The speaker of the White House Sean Spicer said that the US President Donald Trump will not tolerate Iran's "provocative actions". "The USNS ship that was in close proximity is …

Americans can open bank accounts in Iran

Americans can open bank accounts in Iran

Americans who live in Iran can open bank accounts in the country, the lawyer from the Central Bank of Iran's (CBI) Legal Studies Department Hamid Ghanbari, said. He noted that according to the US Department of the …