Russia and Great Britain

Putin congratulates new UK premier

Russia's president sent a congratulatory message on Wednesday to U.K.'s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his election to the post, Anadolu agency reports. Both Russia and the U.K. would benefit from the development of …

London's anti-Russian organization revealed in Armenia

The British Integrity Initiative project acted in Armenia for anti-Russian purposes. The relevant information was revealed by the hackers from the Anonymous group who published various documents including contracts, lists of experts and …

Russia managed to save Assad as president, London says

Britain is resigned to Syrian President Bashar al Assad remaining in power and Russia gaining a new sphere of influence in the region, the foreign secretary has signalled, Sky News reports. But, speaking exclusively to Sky News, Jeremy …

Is Europe preparing a diplomatic blockade against Russia?

The United States and up to 20 European countries are preparing to expel Russian diplomats. The unprecedented co-ordinated action will begin on Monday with the recall of the European Union’s ambassador to Moscow for four weeks, …

Head of British Council to remain in Russia

The head of the British Council will remain in Russia and will be able to perform the functions of the cultural adviser at the embassy, "Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said today. "He …

Russia's Foreign Ministry retaliates against UK

Russia on Saturday announced it is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain, Global News reports. The Russian …