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    Myanmar junta thanks Russia for boosting military

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:06am on June 24, 2021

    Myanmar’s junta chief on Tuesday thanked Russia, a major weapons supplier to the troubled Southeast Asian country, for strengthening the army which seized power in...

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    US sees 'no better friend' than Germany

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin, Germany | Updated at 11:33pm on June 23, 2021

    Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday said the United States had ‘no better friend’ than Germany as the two nations pledged a common front...

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    Russia added to France’s Covid red list

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 11:29pm on June 23, 2021

    France on Wednesday added Russia to its list of countries from which non-essential travel is banned, as concern grows over a spike of Covid cases...

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    Four troops killed, 5 injured in Ukraine's war-torn east

    Agence France-Presse . Kiev, Ukraine | Updated at 10:17pm on June 22, 2021

    Russia-backed separatists in Ukraine's war-torn east have reported four of their troops killed and five more injured as the years-long conflict continues to simmer. The...

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    Germany arrests Russian scientist for spying for Moscow

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:18am on June 22, 2021

    German police have arrested a Russian scientist working at a German university, accusing him of spying for Moscow, prosecutors said on Monday, in a case...

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    EU slaps fresh sanctions on Myanmar junta

    Agence France-Presse . Luxembourg | Updated at 09:21pm on June 21, 2021

    The EU on Monday added eight officials from Myanmar’s junta and three firms linked to the military to its sanctions blacklist over the coup and...

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    Myanmar junta leader arrives in Moscow for security conference

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow, Russia | Updated at 11:17pm on June 20, 2021

    Myanmar's junta chief arrived in Moscow on Sunday to attend a security conference, marking only his second known trip abroad since he seized power in...

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    Four dies after plane carrying parachutists crashes in Siberia

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 05:20pm on June 19, 2021

    Four people were killed and four others seriously injured on Saturday after a plane carrying parachutists crashed in Siberia, Russian authorities said...

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    Missing US woman’s body found in Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 05:08pm on June 19, 2021

    Russian investigators said on Saturday they have detained a man on suspicion of murder after finding the body of a foreign woman the media identified...

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    Russia ready for further talks if US is willing: Putin

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 10:39pm on June 17, 2021

    Russian president Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow is ready to continue dialogue with Washington after his summit meeting with president Joe Biden, provided the...