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"US and Russia are already friends"

"US and Russia are already friends"

US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman, responding to questions from Twitter users at the official page of the US Embassy in Russia, said that Russia and the United States are friends. "I think that we are already …

Will Turkey give US 'Ottoman slap'?

Will Turkey give US 'Ottoman slap'?

Ankara may give Washington an 'Ottoman slap', Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, stressing that all NATO members are equal with the US. "It is clear that those who say 'we will …

Damascus starts eliminating Jabhat al-Nusra

Damascus starts eliminating Jabhat al-Nusra

Syrian troops and militia forces have started to eliminate Jabhat al-Nusra militants surrounded in the eastern part  of the Idlib province, the Russian Defense Ministry reported. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, a …

What does 2017 bring for Middle East?

What does 2017 bring for Middle East?

The defeat of militants in Syria, the fulfillment of the OPEC deal, the strengthening of Russia's positions and the collapse of the US positions became key events of 2017 in the Middle East, the experts told the correspondents of Vestnik …

 Will Russia keep peace between US and North Korea?

Will Russia keep peace between US and North Korea?

Russia is ready to act as a mediator between the United States and North Korea, but the conflicting sides should give their consent to this, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Russia is ready if both sides need …

What will Putin and Erdogan discuss in Ankara?

What will Putin and Erdogan discuss in Ankara?

Syria and Jerusalem will be the main topics of today's talks between Russian and Turkish Presidents Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, the deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association, Andrey Baklanov, and …

What will Putin and Erdogan to discuss in Sochi?

What will Putin and Erdogan to discuss in Sochi?

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Russia's Sochi today. On the eve of the event, the experts told Vestnik Kavkaza about the most …

 World supports Iraq's territorial integrity

World supports Iraq's territorial integrity

Moscow supports Iraq's territorial integrity, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement following a referendum on independence held in Iraqi Kurdistan. Morever, Moscow calls for both Baghdad and Erbil to resolve all the disagreements …

Russia, Turkey and Iran may launch joint Euphrates Shield

Russia, Turkey and Iran may launch joint Euphrates Shield

Turkey, Russia and Iran may start a joint stage of the Euphrates Shield military operation in Syria against terrorist groups, the Turkish newspaper Sabah reported. Reportedly, the joint military operation may begin in the Syrian …

Russia's patience run out

Russia's patience run out

Russian Foreign Ministry's retaliatory measures taken against the adoption of a bill that toughens anti-Russian sanctions by the US Congress cannot be considered symmetrical and sufficient: this is only the first stage of adequate and …

 What to expect from Putin-Trump meeting in Hamburg?

What to expect from Putin-Trump meeting in Hamburg?

The presidents of Russia and the US, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, will hold a meeting tomorrow on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg. As expected, the meeting will be mainly focused on the …

When will Russian-US storm begin?

When will Russian-US storm begin?

Moscow should map the way forward in its relations with the United States, despite a set of circumstances that hinder this, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said at the Primakov Readings forum in Moscow. …

Turkey stands up for Qatar

Turkey stands up for Qatar

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized the sanctions imposed against Qatar, describing them as inhumane and non-Islamic, and calling on Gulf and Arab countries to solve the issue.