Friday, August 19, 2022
The movement of Russian troops across the country should not concern other states since this does not pose any threat to them, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday, commenting on a remark by the Ukrainian military on Russia’s military buildup along the border with Ukraine, TASS reported. "The Russian...
The incident with the Ever Given container ship in the Suez Canal allowed Russia and China to promote their trade routes more successfully as well as to challenge the American globalization model, French journalist and writer Francois Lenglet, who specializes in economic issues, stated on Wednesday, TASS informed. "If the...
Russia won’t let the U.S. or any other country speak with it "from the position of force," Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in an interview with Argumenty i Fakty newspaper published on Tuesday, as reported by TASS. "The Americans keep repeating like a mantra: we will speak with everyone from...
Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov has not yet briefed Russian President Vladimir Putin on the current state of relations with Washington, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. Antonov arrived in Moscow from Washington for consultations earlier this month. Last week, Peskov said Putin was not currently...
Russia and China speak against Washington’s imposition of its own perception of democracy, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists Friday, adding that Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping’s views in this matter are identical, TASS reports. He noted that Washington considers its democracy the only true way and that the U.S....
France on Friday accused Russia of using its Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine as a tool to spread Moscow's influence and message rather than as way to fight the global health crisis, The Moscow Times reports. "In terms of how it is managed, it (the Sputnik V vaccine) is more a...
The amendments made to Russia’s constitution go “beyond what is appropriate” and seriously affect the balance of power. That’s according to the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe, which published a report on Tuesday, RT informed. In particular, the commission noted that the amendments had “disproportionately strengthened the position...
Seoul and Moscow will make every effort to organize the visit of President Vladimir Putin to South Korea as soon as possible, South Korean Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong announced on Thursday at a joint press conference following talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, TASS reports. In turn, Lavrov noted...
NATO has to choose between confrontation and dialogue in relations with Russia, as the alliance will be unable to "have its cake and eat it too," Konstantin Gavrilov, the head of the Russian Delegation to the Vienna Negotiations on Military Security and Arms Control, said at the last meeting...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia has “no relations with the European Union”, as Beijing made a public display of closing ranks with Moscow in opposition to the U.S. sanctions policy on March 23. Lavrov accused the EU leaders of “destroying” relations with Moscow, as relations between Russia...