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    US imposes fresh sanctions against Russia over Skripal issue

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney, Australia | Updated at 03:22pm on August 03, 2019

    A fresh round of sanctions were imposed on Moscow Saturday by the United States over the 2018 poisoning of...

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    Russian opposition to stage demo amidst govt crackdown

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow, Russia | Updated at 02:42pm on August 03, 2019

    The Russian opposition vowed to stage another mass rally Saturday despite increasing pressure from...

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    US, Russia rip up Cold War-era missile treaty

    Agence-France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 04:08pm on August 02, 2019

    The United States and Russia ripped up a Cold War-era missile pact on Friday in a move that raised the spectre of an arms race...

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    Dozens arrested at Moscow protest

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow, Russia | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2019

    Russian police arrested dozens of people as they gathered at Moscow city hall Saturday to demand free and fair elections, an AFP journalist said, following...

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    Trump attacks Mueller before testimony on Russia investigation

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:19pm on July 23, 2019

    United States president Donald Trump attacked Robert Mueller on Monday, even as he insisted he...

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    South Korea fires warning shots at Russian warplane

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 03:05pm on July 23, 2019

    South Korean fighter jets fired over 400 warning shots and Japan complained to Moscow on Tuesday after a Russian military plane violated airspace claimed by...

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    Air strikes kill 43 civilians in Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Maaret al-Numan, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Regime and Russian air strikes killed 43 people in northwest Syria on Monday, most of them in a crowded market, a war monitor said, in...

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    UN for stronger response to global terrorism

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    The UN Security Council called Friday for a better-coordinated ‘global response’ to international terrorism and organized crime by working together to identify and eliminate such...

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    Putin says he sympathised with Trump before US polls

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

    Russian president Vladimir Putin said he had ‘sympathised’ with Donald Trump before the 2016 presidential election that swept Trump to power because of his desire...

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    End Syria hospital attacks

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    Russia on Thursday opposed a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for an end to attacks on health facilities in Syria’s Idlib region, diplomats said...