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New York truck attack kills 8 in 'act of terror'

New York truck attack kills 8 in 'act of terror'

Eight people died and 12 injured in the worst terror attack on New York since September 11, 2001 as a lone wolf extremist screaming 'Allahu Akbar' used a pick-up truck to mow down cyclists along a bike path on Halloween. The …

Azerbaijani FM meets with OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs

Azerbaijani FM meets with OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov had a meeting with the OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs on the sidelines of the 72th session of UN GA on the settlement of the Armenian–Azerbaijani  Nagorno …

Guterres and Lavrov to hold meeting in New York

Guterres and Lavrov to hold meeting in New York

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will hold a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov later this week in New York, the official spokesperson for the Secretary General, Stephane …

America remembers 9/11 attacks

America remembers 9/11 attacks

Today marks the sixteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, when suicide bombers hijacked four passenger planes in the United States, leading to the deaths of almost 3,000 people.  Sixteen years ago, on September 11, …

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin died at the age of 64, just a day before his 65th birthday, in New York on Monday. "A prominent Russian diplomat has passed away while at work. We'd like to …

New York’s MoMA replaces Matisse with Zaha Hadid

New York’s MoMA replaces Matisse with Zaha Hadid

New York’s Museum of Modern Art is taking a stand against President Donald Trump’s travel ban by replacing pieces by Picasso and Matisse in favour of artists who originate from seven Muslim-majority countries affected …

Turkmenistan prepares program of events on Energy Charter

Turkmenistan prepares program of events on Energy Charter

Turkmenistan’s presidency at the Energy Charter Conference will serve for development of long-term models of cooperation, the Turkmen Dovlet Habarlary state news service reported. The report says that the program has been prepared …

Trump about Russia's influence on US elections

Trump about Russia's influence on US elections

US President-elect Donald Trump said that Russia has never tried to use leverage over him. "Russia has never tried to use leverage over me. I have nothing to do with Russia - no deal, no loans, no …

New York Governor: train crashes in Brooklyn

New York Governor: train crashes in Brooklyn

A Long Island Rail Road commuter train crashed at the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, New York, this morning, injuring 103 passengers, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, adding that the worst injury is believed to be a broken …

SCO official: Russia can cope with any sanctions

SCO official: Russia can cope with any sanctions

Russia will cope with any sanctions, the Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Rashid Alimov, said. He stressed that the policy of sanctions was doomed and it was wielding impact on the …

 Karjakin beats Carlsen and leads World Championship

Karjakin beats Carlsen and leads World Championship

In round eight of the 2016 world championship, Russian Sergey Karjakin had multiple chances to ignite the match against Norwegian Magnus Carlsen. It was a tale of three one-square moves: the first played, the …

New York appeals court denies new trial for Viktor Bout

New York appeals court denies new trial for Viktor Bout

A New York appeals court on Monday denied Russian businessman Viktor Bout, accused by the United States of agreeing to supply Colombian militants with weapons, a new trial, Bout's lawyer Alexey Tarasov said, …