Thu, 18 Apr 2019

North Korea: Pompeo Not Welcome at Nuclear Negotiations

Juhyun Lee contributed to this report. SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA North Korea is demanding that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...

Tajikistan: Rahmon pleads with Putin for amnesty on deported migrants

The president of Tajikistan embarked this week on his first official visit to Russia in 12 years in an attempt ...

Serbia Wants Russia To Play Larger Role In Kosovo Talks

Serbia says it wants its ally Russia to play a larger role in EU-mediated talks with Kosovo. Serbia's Foreign Minister ...

North Korea Tests New 'Tactical Guided Weapon'

SEOUL - North Korea has tested a new tactical guided weapon, the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, state media ...

UN: Fighting in Libyan Capital Intensifies

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations said Wednesday that the Libyan capital saw its most intense fighting overnight since the ...

Tajik, Russian Leaders Vow To Continue Security Cooperation

Russia President Vladimir Putin and Tajik President Emomali Rahmon have vowed to continue their countries' security cooperation. Following talks in ...

How Soviet artists Komar and Melamid created their own pop art

Culture Apr 17 2019 Yelena Fedotova Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid founded one of the most iconic and ironic styles ...

Russian Court Keeps Ukrainian Seamen In Jail Through Late July

MOSCOW -- A Moscow court has extended the pretrial detainment period for several of the 24 Ukrainian seamen who were ...

Tajik President In Russia For Talks With Putin

Tajik President Emomali Rahmon, who is in Russia on a two-day official visit, is due to hold talks with Russian ...

How did Russians react to the Notre-Dame blaze

Lifestyle Apr 17 2019 Victoria Ryabikova Global Look Press Many Russians feel a personal connection with Notre-Dame de Paris (perhaps ...

Film About Afghan War Attacked As 'Unpatriotic' By Russian Veterans

A group of Russian veterans says a new film about Soviet troops in Afghanistan is 'unpatriotic' and should be banned, ...

Pussy Riot Member Briefly Detained In Moscow

A member of the punk protest band Pussy Riot was briefly detained by police in Moscow, according to a member ...

Afghanistan To Send 250 Delegates To Taliban Meeting In Qatar

The Afghan government says it will send 250 delegates for talks with the Taliban in Qatar this week that are ...

US envoy to visit Russia ahead of maiden Kim-Putin summit

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 17 (ANI): United States Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun will visit Russia this week ...

Tajik President In Russia, Hold Talks With Putin

Tajik President Emomali Rahmon has arrived in Moscow on a two-day official visit, the Kremlin says. Rahmon's talks with Russian ...

Russia Sentences Norwegian to 14 Years for Spying

A Russian court has sentenced a Norwegian citizen to 14 years in prison over spying following a trial behind closed ...

US Envoy to N. Korea to Visit Moscow, Discuss Denuclearization

WASHINGTON - U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun will visit Moscow this week to discuss Pyongyang's denuclearization, the ...

Turkmenistan: Turning the gas back on

At midday on April 15, Turkmenistanresumedits deliveries of natural gas to Russia, ending a 40-month hiatus and earning something of ...

Stalin's Appeal Surging Among Russians, Opinion Poll Suggests

Respect among Russians for Josef Stalin rose sharply in the past year and hit its highest levels since at least ...

Polish FM: Russia Expels Polish Diplomat in 'Reciprocity'

WARSAW - Poland's foreign ministry says Russia is expelling an employee of Poland's consulate in the Siberian city of Irkutsk. ...

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Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

Egyptians to get final say on changes to constitution

CAIRO, Egypt - The man who deposed Egypt's first elected president in decades, will now likely hold the office for ...

62000 people estimated to have fled Nicaragua

MANAGUA, Nicaragua - More than 60,000 Nicaraguans have fled the Central American country in fear of their lives since anti-government ...

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