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Where Northern Sea Route leads Russia

Where Northern Sea Route leads Russia

Russia defines the Northern Sea Route as a shipping lane from the Kara Sea to the Pacific Ocean, specifically running along the Russian Arctic coast from Kara Gates strait between the Barents Sea and the Kara Sea, along Siberia, to the Bering Strait. According to Eurasian Times, Moscow seems to be slowly and steadily playing its geopolitical game in the Arctic, by emphasizing the importance of the accessibility to Arctic ports and further developing the shipping lanes of the Northern Sea Route (NSR), connecting the Pacific and Atlantic.With the active support of China in this game, Russia is now wooing Japan and South Korea, with the obvious aim of weakening the US plans in the construct of the Indo-Pacific

Erdogan could be killed at G20 summit - media

Erdogan could be killed at G20 summit - media

Turkish security forces warned G20 host Germany about a possible plan to assassinate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the summit, media reported. An official note was sent to the German criminal police BKA on the eve …

Kremlin: Putin-Trump ‘secret’ meeting is absurd

Kremlin: Putin-Trump ‘secret’ meeting is absurd

US media reports that Russian President Vladimir Putin held an ‘undisclosed’ meeting with US counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of G20 summit in the German city of Hamburg raise eyebrows …

Kremlin on key topic of G20 summit

Kremlin on key topic of G20 summit

The leaders of the G20 states are discussing terrorism-related problems, as the current world situation requires this, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "A very important meeting has started now… only …

 G20 summit kicks off in Hamburg

G20 summit kicks off in Hamburg

The two-day G20 summit started in Hamburg on Friday. Germany took over the presidency from China on Dec. 1, 2016. The main topics will be economic and financial policy, climate, trade, employment and development. Migration and refugee …

 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 …

Putin: Russia to be actively involved in G20 summit

Putin: Russia to be actively involved in G20 summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the Russian delegation will be actively involved in the work of the G20 summit, which will be held on July 7-8 in Hamburg. Putin noted that Moscow will team up with its G20 …

Russian G20 Sherpa about summit in Hamburg

Russian G20 Sherpa about summit in Hamburg

Speaking about the G20 summit, which will be held on July 7-8 in Hamburg, Russian President’s Representative in G20 Svetlana Lukash noted that traditionally, the leaders' meetings are held behind closed doors and …

Putin and Trump agree to schedule meeting

Putin and Trump agree to schedule meeting

According to the Kremlin press service, during a telephone conversation on Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump have agreed to schedule a meeting …

Putin to attend G20 summit

Putin to attend G20 summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin will participate in G20 summit, which will be held in Hamburg on July 7-8, presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said. G20 is the leading international forum, which …

GUAM FMs to meet in Hamburg

GUAM FMs to meet in Hamburg

A regular meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the GUAM Organization for Democracy and Economic Development will be held in Hamburg on the sidelines of the 23rd OSCE Ministerial Council, which will be held on December 8-9, the GUAM …

Azerbaijan says ready to any format talks with Armenia

Azerbaijan says ready to any format talks with Armenia

Armenia hasn’t confirmed its consent yet for the 3+2 format meeting (three co-chairmen of the OSCE Minsk Group and Azerbaijani and Armenian foreign ministers) within the 23rd meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg Dec. 8-9, …

Mammadyarov: Baku approved meeting with Nalbandian in Hamburg

Mammadyarov: Baku approved meeting with Nalbandian in Hamburg

The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs offer to hold a meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian foreign ministers within the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg, Elmar Mammadyarov, Azerbaijan’s foreign minister, told reporters in Baku …

Helmut Schmidt passes away

Helmut Schmidt passes away

According to the doctor of former Prime Minister Heiner Greten, former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt passed away today at the age of 97 at his home in Hamburg. …

Five cities reach finals to host 2024 Olympic Games

Five cities reach finals to host 2024 Olympic Games

Five cities remain in the final running to host the Summer Olympics in 2024, the press service of the International Olympic Committee said. Hamburg, Rome, Los Angeles, Paris and Budapest will compete for the right to host the 2024 ...