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 Ryabkov and Shannon hold talks in Washington

Ryabkov and Shannon hold talks in Washington

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov and US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon held negotiations in Washington, DC yesterday. The main topic of the consultations was …

Erdoğan slams US arrest warrants for his staff

Erdoğan slams US arrest warrants for his staff

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has furiously condemned the US decision to issue arrest warrants to 12 members of his security detail because of their involvement in a bloody …

Lavrov will meet Tillerson in Washington on May 10

Lavrov will meet Tillerson in Washington on May 10

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit the US on May 9-11 for a working visit, which will include talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Russia’s Foreign Ministry says, RT reports. …

Why does Russia' Kaspersky Lab pay Michael Flynn?

Why does Russia' Kaspersky Lab pay Michael Flynn?

US President Barack Obama's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was paid over $11 by Russia' Kaspersky Lab in 2015 for remarks at a cybersecurity forum in Washington. In October 2015, …

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

Snowstorm delays Trump-Merkel meeting

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's first face-to-face meeting with US President Donald Trump will have to wait an extra three days due to a winter storm that threatens to shutdown Washington. White …

U.S. to host 68-nation meeting on countering Islamic State

U.S. to host 68-nation meeting on countering Islamic State

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will host a 68-nation meeting in Washington this month to discuss the next moves by the coalition fighting Islamic State, a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday, Reuters …

Georgian Foreign Minister to meet Tillerson and Flynn

Georgian Foreign Minister to meet Tillerson and Flynn

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze has scheduled meetings with the newly elected US President Donald Trump’s administration in Washington. Within his two-day working visit to the US, Minister Janelidze …

Protesters and supporters of Trump clash in Washington

Protesters and supporters of Trump clash in Washington

Protesters and supporters of US President-elect Donald Trump clashed outside a pro-Trump event in Washington the night before his inauguration. Police used chemical spray on some protesters in an effort to control the unruly …

 Russia ready for nuclear arms cuts, but...

Russia ready for nuclear arms cuts, but...

The Kremlin disputed a statement by outgoing US President Barack Obama on nuclear arms cuts, saying Russia had always been ready to consider making proportional cuts to its arsenal, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry …

Man burned during protest outside Trump hotel

Man burned during protest outside Trump hotel

A man was transported to a hospital after suffering burns while setting a fire outside the Trump International Hotel, authorities said. The man received serious but non-life threatening burns during a …

Lavrov: US secret services try to recruit Russian diplomat

Lavrov: US secret services try to recruit Russian diplomat

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov revealed at the press conference that the US secret services made an effort to recruit a minister-counsellor working in Russian embassy in Washington. "In April 2016, the US …

Will Trump's inauguration be disrupted?

Will Trump's inauguration be disrupted?

Thousands of demonstrators are expected to turn out in Washington next week for protests aiming to "shut down" the inauguration of Donald Trump as the next US president, organizers …

 Expelled Russian Diplomats leave Washington

Expelled Russian Diplomats leave Washington

Russian diplomats who were expelled by order of US President Barack Obama have left Washington for Moscow, Russia's embassy in the US said. "The plane has taken off," a spokesman for Russia's embassy …

Obama announces his last sanctions against Russia

Obama announces his last sanctions against Russia

US President Barack Obama administration announced its last measures against Russia on Thursday in retaliation for what US officials have characterized as interference in this fall’s presidential election, ordering the …

Washington residents laying flowers at Russian Embassy

Washington residents laying flowers at Russian Embassy

Several bouquets of roses and carnations along with candles were left to commemorate the victims of the Tu-154 plane crash over the Black Sea by sympathetic locals at the fence of the Russian Embassy on Wisconsin Avenue, Sputnik reports. …

 James Warlick steps down as OSCE co-chair

James Warlick steps down as OSCE co-chair

US ambassador James Warlick has announced his plans to resign as a U.S. co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement from December 31, 2016. "I will step down as OSCE …

Does Trump provoke of split US?

Does Trump provoke of split US?

Protests across the US after Donald Trump was elected president continue. Portland, Oregon, was swept by riots, police officers were forced to use weapons to restore order. Portland Police declared …

Mogherini to discuss  fight against Daesh in US

Mogherini to discuss fight against Daesh in US

The head of the European diplomacy, Federica Mogherini, will visit Washington to participate in the ministerial meeting of the coalition against the terrorist organization Daesh. As the …

Rolling Thunder-2016 in Washington

Rolling Thunder-2016 in Washington

Washington hosted the annual bikers’ rally, Rolling Thunder, dedicated to the Memorial Day. Motorcycle enthusiasts come to the US capital from all over the United States. The purpose of the action is to support the spirit of patriotism, to …