Articles Tagged 'Russia'
Putin says no risk of increased radiation after rocket blast
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday there was no risk of increased radiation levels after a blast at a military site… READ MORE
Russia tells Google not to advertise “illegal” events after election protests
MOSCOW, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Russia’s state communications watchdog has asked Google to stop advertising “illegal mass events” on its YouTube video platform, it said… READ MORE
NATO says it will act unless Russia destroys nuclear-ready missile
NATO said Russia must destroy its short-range nuclear-ready cruise missile system, or the alliance will be forced to respond.
The U.S. has previously said it… READ MORE
Georgians angry over Russian lawmaker’s visit try to storm parliament
TBILISI –Crowds angry over the visit of a Russian lawmaker tried to storm Georgia’s parliament building on Thursday evening, pushing against lines of riot police,… READ MORE
Turkey says would retaliate against U.S. sanctions over Russian S-400s
Turkey will “take reciprocal steps” if the United States imposes sanctions over its purchase of Russian S-400 defenses, the Turkish foreign minister said on Friday,… READ MORE
Russia says it is ready to play role in Venezuela crisis talks in Oslo
Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday that Moscow was ready to play a role in talks between the Venezuelan government and opposition in… READ MORE
North Korea wants to denuclearize but needs security guarantees, Putin says after Kim talks
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to denuclearize but needs “security guarantees” to do so.
Speaking after a… READ MORE
Kim-Putin: North Korean and Russian leaders to meet for first time
North Korean state media has confirmed that leader Kim Jong-un will travel to Russia “soon” for his first ever meeting with Vladimir Putin.
While no… READ MORE
Venezuela skirts U.S. sanctions by funneling oil sales via Russia
President Nicolas Maduro is funneling cashflow from Venezuelan oil sales through Russian state energy giant Rosneft as he seeks to evade U.S. sanctions designed to… READ MORE
Barr forms team to probe FBI actions in Russia investigation: report
Attorney General William Bar has reportedly formed a team to review actions of Justice Department and FBI officials leading up to the launch of the… READ MORE