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Russian officer dies in Yerevan

Russian officer dies in Yerevan

A probable cause of death of the Russian Major, whose body was found in a hostel in Yerevan, can be a heart failure. At the moment, the criminal proceedings have been instituted on account of the serviceman’s death, the press service of the …

Russia among most popular investor picks for emerging markets

Russia among most popular investor picks for emerging markets

Russia entered the list of popular investor picks for emerging markets for 2017, Bloomberg writes. For investors that borrow in currencies with low interest rates and buy high yielding ones, Russia’s ruble is a top bet.  …

 Nine dead in New Year tragedy in Kazakhstan

Nine dead in New Year tragedy in Kazakhstan

At least nine people were killed when an apartment building partially collapsed in the town of Shakhan in the Karaganda region in central Kazakhstan on January 1, the Interior Ministry’s hotline said. "The death toll …

 US Congress warns of stronger sanctions on Russia

US Congress warns of stronger sanctions on Russia

The ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, California Rep. Adam Schiff, said that there will be a stronger push for US sanctions against Russia if President-electDonald Trump moves to …

Russia, Azerbaijan, OPEC cut oil production

Russia, Azerbaijan, OPEC cut oil production

Agreement between OPEC and non-OPEC countries, including Russia, on oil production levels cut, aimed at stabilizing world oil market, will be implemented starting from today.  In total, OPEC cuts oil production by 1.2 million …

First terrorist attack of 2017: Santa Claus kills 39 in Istanbul night club

First terrorist attack of 2017: Santa Claus kills 39 in Istanbul night club

At least 39 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in an attack on crowded nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister said. The minister, Suleyman Soylu, added that police are hunting one "terrorist" after the attack that hit the night spot in Ortakoy neighbourhood ...

Azerbaijanis of the world mark Solidarity Day

Azerbaijanis of the world mark Solidarity Day

Every year, December 31 is celebrated as the Solidarity Day of the World Azerbaijanis. This date has been declared as the Solidarity Day of the World Azerbaijanis since 1993 in line with the Azerbaijani president’s decree. The main idea of this holiday is the unity and solidarity of the Azerbaijanis from all over the world ...

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that Russia was excluded from the list of the primary threats to the Alliance. "Russia is no an immediate threat to the alliance's partners. Russia is our neighbor, so we try …

Obama announces his last sanctions against Russia

Obama announces his last sanctions against Russia

US President Barack Obama administration announced its last measures against Russia on Thursday in retaliation for what US officials have characterized as interference in this fall’s presidential election, ordering the …

Georgia 2016: win for Georgian Dream, defeat for lari

Georgia 2016: win for Georgian Dream, defeat for lari

This year in Georgia ends with the win of Georgian Dream in the fight with United National Movement and the biggest devaluation of the national currency, so the country enters 2017 in the not so holiday mood, Georgian experts said in an interview …

Russia reduces its presence in Syria

Russia reduces its presence in Syria

Russia's military presence in Syria will be reduced, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting with the Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and the Foreign Minister Sergei …

Tu-154 plane passengers killed by technical malfunction

Tu-154 plane passengers killed by technical malfunction

The Russian government's investigation committee held a press briefing today to discuss the progress of the Tu-154 crash probe. Final conclusions on this tragedy will be made after all the data will be collected and exterminated, Russian …

 Nabiullina: Russian economy to enter stage of growth in 2017

Nabiullina: Russian economy to enter stage of growth in 2017

The Russian economy will overcome the stage of adjustment to external challenges in 2016, the head of the Russian Central Bank Elvira Nabiullina …

Tatiana Moskalkova: dialogue between Armenians and Azerbaijanis must continue

Tatiana Moskalkova: dialogue between Armenians and Azerbaijanis must continue

Any formats of dialogue between Azerbaijan and Armenia can be only welcomed, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, Tatiana Moskalkova, …

Russia and Turkey agree terms of Syria ceasefire

Russia and Turkey agree terms of Syria ceasefire

Russian and Turkish governments have agreed the terms of a ceasefire in Syria, state media in Turkey reported. The Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu held a meeting yesterday in Ankara between Syrian …

Khankendi: 25 years pass since Armenian occupation

Khankendi: 25 years pass since Armenian occupation

Twenty-five years pass today since the Armenian occupation of Karkijahan township – a settlement of strategic importance for Azerbaijan’s Khankendi …

Cause of Russia#039s Tu-154 plane crash found

Cause of Russia's Tu-154 plane crash found

The Russian Defense Ministry’s Tupolev-154 plane that crashed into the Black Sea on December 25 was trying to make a right turn seconds before the disaster. It was flying at a speed of 500 kilometers per hour with its nose high up, a source …

Gas supplies to Crimea from continental Russia started

Gas supplies to Crimea from continental Russia started

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given start to new gas supplies to Crimea from continental Russia on Tuesday, the President’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. The launch of the pipeline from the …

 Will Kissinger reconcile Washington and Moscow?

Will Kissinger reconcile Washington and Moscow?

Moscow welcomes the participation of the former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger in improving the Russia-US relations, but this is the matter of Washington, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov …

Gas pipeline explosion in Baku

Gas pipeline explosion in Baku

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The explosion occurred at 10:00 am local time in one of main gas lines in Baku's Sangachal, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations said, adding that the explosion occurred in 43rd km of Baku-Alat road.