Tag: Russia

Ukraine’s president asks Pope to help win release of prisoners of...

Relations between Ukraine and Russia collapsed following Moscow's annexation of the Crimean peninsula in 2014 and its subsequent support for separatists in a conflict in eastern Ukraine.

Russia foreign minister slams U.S. sanctions during visit to Venezuela

Russia's foreign minister on Friday slammed U.S. sanctions against Venezuela during a visit to Caracas, providing a public show of support for President Nicolas Maduro as Washington mulls ramping up pressure on the South American nation.

‘Only eyes’: Auschwitz liberator recalls death camp inmates 75 years on

"They were standing there, all of them in (prisoner) uniforms, only eyes, only eyes, very narrow - that was very terrible, very terrible," Dushman recalled.

Both sides accuse each other of violating ceasefire in Libya

Both of Libya's warring factions accused each other of violating a ceasefire proposed by Turkey and Russia, as fighting continued around the capital, Tripoli, on Sunday.

Russia, China have blood on their hands after veto on Syria...

Russia, backed by China, on Friday cast its 14th U.N. Security Council veto since the start of the Syrian conflict in 2011.

Former Maltese diplomat investigated in Italy

Maltese Professor and former diplomat Joseph Mifsud, a fugitive alleged to have been the link between the Russian Government and the presidential campaign of Donald Trump, is being investigated in Italy.

Putin hands awards to widows of men killed in mysterious military...

The five men died on Aug. 8 in what their employer, state nuclear agency Rosatom, said was an accident during a rocket test on a sea platform off northern Russia

Russia begins moving captured Ukrainian navy ships – Reuters reporter

Russia on Sunday began moving three captured Ukrainian navy ships after media reports it would return them to Ukraine ahead of a four-way summit...

Russia blames fatal plane crash on pilots, including one who lied...

A plane crash that killed all 50 people on board at Russia's Kazan Airport in 2013 was the result of errors made by two...

‘Shameful’ of UK not to publish report on Russian meddling, says...

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticised as "shameful" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision not to publish a parliamentary report...