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Row between Turkey and Netherlands escalates

The Netherlands barred Turkey's Foreign Minister from flying to Rotterdam on Saturday and President Tayyip Erdogan responded by calling his Nato partner a "Nazi remnant" as a row over Ankara campaigning among emigre Turkish voters …

US confirms Russian ambassador routinely wiretapped

The US secret services confirmed that Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak was routinely wiretapped, when the scandal involving the former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn broke out, the Russian Foreign …

Trump: I am against terrorists, not Muslims

US President Donald Trump said the new US immigration ban is not directed against Muslims. "To be clear, this is not a Muslim ban, as the media is falsely reporting. This is not about religion - this is …

 CIA hasn't proved Russia hacked for Trump

US House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes said he has not seen evidence that Russia tried to swing the 2016 election to President-elect Donald Trump. In an interview with the Washington Examiner, …

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 …

IOC extends sanctions against Russia over doping

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday extended sanctions against Russia over dopinguntil further notice. The IOC first imposed sanctions on Russia in July in the wake of Richard …

Trump denies his comments on nuclear weapons

US President-elect Donald Trump walked back comments made on the campaign trail about more countries getting nuclear weapons. "The @nytimes states today that DJT believes 'more countries should acquire nuclear …

Sergey Mikheyev: US at war with the whole world

The Russian-US conflict will not end as long as the United States has plans for world domination, the director general of the Institute for Caspian Cooperation Sergey Mikheyev, told Vestnik Kavkaza, commenting on suspension …