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    Russia warns US over extra troop deployment to ME

    Agence-France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:10am on June 19, 2019

    Russia on Tuesday called for restraint to avoid escalation in the Middle East after the US said it was deploying additional troops due to heightened...

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    ‘Fewer but newer’ nuclear arms in the world: report

    Agence-France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:10am on June 18, 2019

    The overall number of nuclear warheads in the world has declined in the past year but nations are modernising their arsenals, a report published Monday...

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    Maersk explores Arctic shipping route with Russia

    Reuters . Copenhagen | Updated at 02:23am on June 16, 2019

    Shipping group AP Moller-Maersk said on Friday it is in talks with Russia’s state-owned icebreaker operator to send more goods via the Arctic, which is...

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    The unipolar moment is over

    | Updated at 12:10am on June 15, 2019

    Something extraordinary began with a short walk in St Petersburg last Friday.  After a stroll, they took a boat on the Neva River, visited the...

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    Russia MPs warn Poland over US troops deployment

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 12:15am on June 14, 2019

    Russian lawmakers said on Thursday that a new US military deployment to Poland announced by president Donald Trump would force Moscow to take retaliatory steps,...

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    Chemical weapons body probes leaked document on Syrian attack

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 12:15am on June 14, 2019

    The head of the global chemical weapons watchdog has ordered a probe into the leak of an internal paper which queried the body’s findings into...

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    Russian jets kill 25 in north-western Syria

    Reuters .  Amman | Updated at 12:10am on June 12, 2019

    Aerial strikes on Monday killed at least 25 people, mostly civilians, in north western Syria in the sixth week of a Russian-led military offensive that...

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    US, Russia blame each other for near collision in E China Sea

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 02:11am on June 08, 2019

    Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in the East China Sea on Friday with both countries...

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    Huawei signs deal to develop 5G in Russia

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:15am on June 08, 2019

    Several companies have already distanced themselves from Huawei, including Google, whose Android system equips the vast majority of smartphones in...

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    Chernobyl TV series reaps praise, criticism in Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:10am on June 08, 2019

    A US-made television series on the Chernobyl nuclear disaster was well-received by Russian audiences, even if some critics accused the makers of distorting the facts...