Vietnam approves Russia's Sputnik V vaccine for use

Vietnam has approved Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine for use against COVID-19, Russia’s RDIF sovereign wealth fund, which promotes the shot globally, said on Tuesday in a statement on the Sputnik V website. The Russian vaccine …

The National Interest explains popularity of Russian 'Triumph'

The S-400 Triumf surmounted a tortured development cycle to become one of the world’s leading missile defense systems and a pivotal Russian export product.  The S-400 is an excellent system; it's not horrifically expensive, versatile in its deployment, and accurate enough to take down any NATO fighter, The National Interest writes in the article Why is Russia's S-400 Air Defense System So Dangerous?

Vietnam to buy Russia's COVID-19 vaccine

Vietnam’s health ministry has registered to buy a Russian COVID-19 vaccine, state television reported on Friday, as the Southeast Asian country fights a new outbreak of the coronavirus following months of no local cases. …

Kadyrov: Trump felt Putin's ‘bear hug’

Commenting on the welcome handshake between Russian and US presidents, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, during the APEC summit in Vietnam, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov called Russian leader's greeting a ‘bearish grip’. …