Tuesday, August 9, 2022
The head of the World Health Organization’s European office has revealed his belief that the continent “really needs” Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine, with the EU struggling from a shortage of doses of currently approved jabs, RT reported. The Moscow-made breakthrough formula is in civilian circulation in Russia, Serbia and...
President Vladimir Putin has blasted claims that the EU doesn’t need a Covid-19 vaccine developed by Russian scientists, hinting that Brussels may have been influenced by a shadowy influence campaign from Western drug companies, RT informs. Speaking at a government meeting about Covid-19 immunization programs on Monday, Putin said that...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that he had discussed preparations for high-level and top-level bilateral contacts at the talks with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, TASS informed. "We discussed in detail ways of further promoting practical cooperation against the backdrop of the current epidemiological restrictions and paid special...
Another round of American economic measures aimed against Russia could have the unintended effect of strengthening the country’s economy, officials in Moscow have warned as Washington considers introducing new embargoes this week, RT reports. “Fresh US sanctions will only intensify the process of switching away from dependency on imports in...
The US missed an opportunity to end the deadlock in relations between Washington and Moscow by refusing Russian President Vladimir Putin's offer of a live-streamed discussion between himself and his US counterpart, Joe Biden, RT reported. That’s according to a statement from Russia’s Foreign Ministry after the White House rejected...
It is unwise to use sanctions in a bid to punish Russia and China, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with the Chinese mass media, TASS reports. "You hear European businesses voicing resentment that it is suffering losses whereas their niche on the Russian market is being...
Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov expects that a lot of work will have to be done in Moscow analyze Russian-American relations, TASS reports. "There is a lot of work to be done, it is necessary to analyze the state of Russian-American relations we find ourselves in," he...
The Russian Embassy in the United States has received many letters from the U.S. citizens who apologized for President Joe Biden's recent remarks, Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov said, Sputnik News said. Earlier this week, in his interview with ABC News, Biden said Putin would have to "pay a price" for...
U.S. President Joe Biden previously told ABC News that his Russian counterpart would "pay a price" for alleged interference in the 2020 U.S. presidential vote, also agreeing when journalists asked if Putin is a "killer". Vladimir Putin has addressed Joe Biden's controversial statement about alleged Russian meddling in the 2020...
Russia was the only nation that refused to send its top UN representative to talks with US President Joe Biden on Thursday, electing instead to dispatch a junior envoy, as a diplomatic row between Moscow and Washington worsens, RT informed. President Biden had invited permanent representatives from the United Nations...