Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions

Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions

Outgoing US President Barack Obama ordered to extend for one more year punitive measures against Russia imposed in March, 2014 for its actions in Crimea and Ukraine, APA reports quoting sputniknews. …

Russians buy property in Dubai

Russians buy property in Dubai

According to the report of the Office of Land and Property of the Persian Gulf emirate, Russians were ranked 7th in terms of money spent on the purchase of the property in Dubai (United Arab Emirates) among the …

India#039s 2016 Iran oil imports hit record high - trade

India's 2016 Iran oil imports hit record high - trade

In most of 2016 there was a fight among Gulf producers to increase their market share

Kazakhstan wants to boost oil export via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline

Kazakhstan wants to boost oil export via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline

Kazakhstan intends to increase the export of oil through the Russian section of the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline, a source close to the oil and gas market of Azerbaijan announced yesterday. "Kazakhstan …

Trump#039s actions will speak louder than Obama#039s words

Trump's actions will speak louder than Obama's words

Will message of the new president transform into real results

Baku to host 2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

Baku to host 2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

It was originally due to be staged in Minsk

Russian senators to visit Syria and Iran

Russian senators to visit Syria and Iran

Head of the Russia Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security Viktor Ozerov said that Russian delegation is going to visit Syria in the framework of spring session. "We plan to visit Syria. We …

82% of Americans consider Russia a threat

82% of Americans consider Russia a threat

Americans are more concerned than they were before the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign began about the potential threat Russia poses to the country, Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday says. The Jan. 9-12 survey found that 82 percent …

New mayor appointed in Ashgabat

New mayor appointed in Ashgabat

Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has appointed Shamukhammet Durdylyev as the mayor of the capital city Ashgabat, AzerNews reported citing the Golden Age online newspaper. …

Trump doesn#039t plan to lift anti-Russian sanctions immediately

Trump doesn't plan to lift anti-Russian sanctions immediately

US president-elect Donald Trump says he does not plan to immediately lift sanctions imposed by the Obama administration on Russia. Speaking in a Friday interview with The Wall Street Journal, Trump said he would keep the late December sanctions ...

Russia disagrees with ICAO#039s view on Ukraine#039s missile drills near Crimea

Russia disagrees with ICAO's view on Ukraine's missile drills near Crimea

The Russian Transport Ministry is not satisfied with the response from the the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) regarding Ukraine's missile drills near Russia's Crimean peninsula last December, Transport Minister …

Switzerland hopes for improvement of Russian-EU relations

Switzerland hopes for improvement of Russian-EU relations

Eric Willumsen: "We have more neutral position on Russia compared to the EU"

 Does Trump leave Europe to fend for itself?

Does Trump leave Europe to fend for itself?

The new US government can alarm greatly the entire Western alliance

Russian pop star sends fur garment to Melania Trump

Russian pop star sends fur garment to Melania Trump

Russian pop singer Vika Tsyganova has sent a parcel with a cashmere vest decorated with sable fur to the future First Lady Melania Trump, the Russian Post national operator said. "The parcel …

Andrei Baklanov: Inter-Syrian meeting in Astana is new chance for peace in Syria

Andrei Baklanov: "Inter-Syrian meeting in Astana is new chance for peace in Syria"

The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, called the preparing meeting on the Inter-Syrian settlement between Damascus and the opposition in Astana "a new milestone on the way towards peace in Syria"

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no intention of getting back to the G8 format, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "This theme [of return to the G8 format] is not being discussed in Moscow in any way," TASS …

Europe covered by New Year refugee wave

Europe covered by New Year refugee wave

1,159 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017, through 12 January, arriving mostly in Greece and Italy, compared with 22,590 through the first 12 days of January, 2016, the spokesman for the International Organization for …

Will Trump#039s inauguration be disrupted?

Will Trump's inauguration be disrupted?

Thousands of demonstrators are expected to turn out in Washington next week for protests aiming to "shut down" the inauguration of Donald Trump as the next US president, organizers …

Cavusoglu to pay visit to Israel

Cavusoglu to pay visit to Israel

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu will pay a visit to Israel. According to a source in the Turkish Foreign Ministry, his visit is scheduled for the late January - early February. He also …

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Forty-one ISIS terrorists have been killed by Turkish airstrikes and shelling as part of the operation to liberate northern Syrian town of al-Bab from the terrorists, the military said. A total of 177 terrorist targets have been shelled …