A little more than three months have passed since ISIL militants announced the creation of a new state on the occupied territories of Syria and Iraq. Until now, it has not been possible to either contain or localize the threat that comes from the organization. The militants threaten many countries in the world, and Russia is not an exception
Another country tries to bar Russian pop singers from entering its territory. This time, it goes about the UK. Two Russian singers - Joseph Kobzon and Valeriya - are expected to perform in London on October 21.
In the Italian city of Milan that hosts the 10th Asia-Europe Summit (ASEM) Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks on issues of the Ukrainian crisis with leaders of Western countries and his Ukrainian counterpart Poroshenko. The meetings may bring results that could contribute to resolving the situation in the east of Ukraine
The remarks from the President of Bulgaria about Russia as a "nationalistic and aggressive" state caused an adequate reaction from the Russian administration. Meanwhile, Russian Vice Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said that Bulgaria betrayed Russia after it decided to turn its back on Russian fighter jets
Al-Qaeda quietly disappeared. But first, the American leadership was using Al-Qaeda to intimidate the world and the American society. Records of Bin Laden's threats would appear regularly. Today, instead of audio recordings, the world watches video, in which terrorists behead hostages. The US again starts shaking the international community
History repeats itself, and judging by how the UN listens to Russia's arguments, one may recall the exclusion of the Soviet Union from the League of Nations in December 1939. Today, we have a different balance of power and different driving forces. Today, the UN Security Council belongs to the US and the countries representing its colonies
Russian FM Sergei Lavrov, speaking at the 69th UN General Assembly on September 27, cracked down on the US for its foreign policy and spoke very strongly about actions of the Ukrainian authorities in connection with the events in the Donbass. Many actions of the West in international politics are motivated by the wish to create chaos in the world
Vladimir Putin believes in rationality and in humanism and he is wrong. Vladimir Putin and Russia are demonized by the most inept and ruthless propaganda in years. Yet this propaganda is one century old; it began in 1914, but the big guys never give up. Ask Cameron and Obama for instance: ready for any total war
The European Parliament called on the EU and its member states not to lift sanctions imposed against Russia. According to European MPs, the EU must be prepared to impose new restrictive measures, such as exclude Russia from Russia cooperation in the nuclear field and from the system of international settlements SWIFT
Russian Defense Minister Shoigu said that due to increased foreign presence in Ukraine, the deployment of self-sufficient group of forces in the Crimean direction has become a priority. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov believes that the West is waging a media war against Russia with its statements of Russia's military intervention in Ukraine
Deputy Defense Minister of Russia Yuri Borisov said that Russia may create its own prompt global strike system. The development of the prompt global strike system in the United States may lead to a conflict with apocalyptic consequences. The Prompt Global Strike (PGS) concept was adopted in the USA in the beginning of the 2000s
"Now, when there's a fragile peace process going in Ukraine, and the sides began exchanging prisoners, when, as it appeared, all forces should be redirected from presenting mutual accusations and sanctions to finding solutions to the Ukrainian domestic conflict, such steps appear particularly inappropriate and short-sighted," Russian diplomats...
What can Russia learn from Iran that has been subjected to Western sanctions again? How can Moscow and Tehran help each other? Unfortunately, in Iran, Russia does nothing. Russia was acting silly in the period of sanctions against Iran. Russia should have come and take everything while the Iranians got the Europeans out