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    Putin signs laws against ‘disrespecting’ authorities

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 08:54pm on March 18, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday signed laws against showing disrespect for authorities and allowing for online media to be fined or blocked for publishing...

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    US, EU slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Agence France-Presse . Washington/ Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    The United States, in coordination with the European Union and Canada, Friday slapped new sanctions on more than a dozen officials and businesses in response...

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    Erdogan stands by Russia missile deal

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    Turkey’s deal to buy Russian S-400 missile defence systems had ‘nothing to do’ with the security of the US, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday...

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    India signs $3b submarine deal with Russia

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:34am on March 09, 2019

    India has signed a $3 billion deal to lease a third Russian nuclear-powered submarine for 10 years, giving Delhi a boost in the Indian Ocean...

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    Russia suspends INF nuclear pact

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 08:26pm on March 04, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed a decree suspending Russia’s participation in the Cold War-era Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with the United States, the Kremlin...

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    Russia ready to talk with US on Venezuela

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on March 04, 2019

    Russia is ready to take part in bilateral talks with the United States over the issue of Venezuela, Russia’s foreign minister told his US counterpart...

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    Russia accuses US of preparing military intervention

    Reuters . Moscow/ Bogota | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2019

    A top Russian security official on Tuesday accused the United States of deploying forces in Puerto Rico and Colombia in preparation for a military intervention...

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    Putin ready for Cuban missile style crisis

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin said Russia is militarily ready for a Cuban Missile-style crisis if the United States wanted one and threatened to place hypersonic...

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    Putin threatens to target US with new missiles

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    Russia will respond to any US deployment of short or intermediate-range nuclear weapons in Europe by targeting not only the countries where they are stationed,...

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    Russia starts true ‘intra-Afghan dialogue’

    by Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    IT WASN’T long ago when top US military officials had accused Russia of supplying weapons to the Afghan Taliban,....