Russia and Israel

Vasily Kuznetsov: Russia aims to maintain balance in the Middle East

Vasily Kuznetsov: Russia aims to maintain balance in the Middle East

Deputy Director for Research at the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, RIAC member Vasily Kuznetsov summed up the results of the outgoing year for Russia's policy in the Middle East and spoke about current trends in this area while answering Vestnik Kavkaza's question.

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Gaza war

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Gaza war

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the humanitarian situation in Gaza during a telephone conversation on Sunday, the Kremlin press service reported. The discussion focused on the …

First Russians evacuated from Gaza arrive in Moscow

First Russians evacuated from Gaza arrive in Moscow

Seventy Russian nationals who were evacuated from the Gaza Strip have arrived in Moscow by a Russian emergencies ministry’s plane. The ministry’s Il-76 plane landed at Moscow’s Domodedovo airport on November 13. During …

Ground operation in Gaza to start unexpectedly

Ground operation in Gaza to start unexpectedly

The much-anticipated Israeli ground operation against radical Palestinian group Hamas in the Gaza Strip will commence unexpectedly, without any prior announcement, …

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Middle East escalation

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Middle East escalation

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the escalation of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, condemning any actions leading to the death or injury of civilians, the Kremlin press service …

Ban on Russia-Israel night flights effective until October 16

Ban on Russia-Israel night flights effective until October 16

The ban on night flights between Russia and Israel performed by Azimut and Red Wings airlines is effective until October 16, the Russian Federal Agency for Air Transport said. "Rosaviatsiya has restricted night flights from Russian …

Russians rush to go on vacation to Israel

Russians rush to go on vacation to Israel

The flow of tourists from Russia to Israel has increased by 80% in seven months. The USA became the leading country in terms of the number of tourists to Israel. 640,000 travelers came to the country.