Fri, 28 Jan 2022

Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Russia to conduct naval exercises in Irish waters in early February

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Minister for Foreign Affairs will address the matter of Russia conducting military drills in Irish waters ...

U.S. unlikely to organize evacuations for Americans in Ukraine

US citizens in Ukraine advised to board commercial flights in case push comes to shove A spokesperson for the US ...

China's 'Belt and Road' Risk in Syria May Reap Big Rewards

WASHINGTON - Syria, a country torn by civil war, recently joined China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), a move analysts ...

Biden and Zelensky discuss how US will help Ukraine

In ?long? phone call, the two presidents spoke about recent Normandy talks with Russia, among other topicsUS President Joe Biden ...

US envoy to UN confirms requesting UNSC meeting on Ukraine on Monday

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI/Sputnik): US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield confirmed that the mission had requesting an ...

Biden speaks with Zelensky, reaffirms US readiness to 'respond decisively' if Russia further invades Ukraine

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and ...

US Aware of Allegations of Russian Links to Burkinabe Coup

WASHINGTON - Reports that Russia is connected to this week's coup in Burkina Faso have made their way to the ...

US airborne divisions among units on high alert for possible deployment to Europe: Kirby

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI/Sputnik): Several US Army Airborne divisions are among the military units placed on high alert for ...

US trying to accelerate new military aid deliveries to Ukraine: Pentagon

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States is trying to speed up its deliveries of the $200 million worth ...

German Chancellor Scholz to meet Biden on Feb 7, discuss Ukraine: White House

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will meet US President Joe Biden on February 7 at the ...

China cautions US over standoff with Russia

Regional security cannot be ensured by expanding military blocs, according to Beijing's top diplomatRussia's concerns about safety on the European ...

National Guard commander resigns after mass shooting

The resignation of Ukrainian National Guard chief General Mykola Balan was triggered by a massacre in Dnepr, UkraineOne of Ukraine's ...

US reveals whether it will impose sanctions on Putin media

Targeting the Russian president would come up against ?technical difficulties,? sources told CBSWashington has decided that it is not yet ...

Germans back Ukraine arms ban poll

So far, Germany has only offered to send 5,000 helmets to Ukraine, as part of an offer dismissed in Kiev ...

Russia & Ukraine find common ground

Representatives from the two nations met as part of the Normandy Format talksRussian and Ukrainian negotiators have agreed that a ...

Finance Ministry reveals stance on proposed Russian bitcoin ban

Last week, the Bank of Russia suggested that cryptocurrency transactions be prohibitedThe Russian Finance Ministry has rejected proposals from the ...

Former Soviet Republics exchange fire on the border

Several people were reportedly injured as the militaries of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan engaged in cross-border skirmishesViolence broke out at the ...

China Demands US Stop 'Interference' in Winter Olympics

China has accused the United States of "interference" in the Beijing Winter Olympics and is demanding it stop.'The most urgent ...

Russians who rescued Jews during the Holocaust

They did not fight with weapons in their hands - their weapons were courage, nobility and humanism. Risking their own ...

Taiwan's year of concern starts as Beijing sulks to the world ahead of Winter Olympics

Taipei [Taiwan], January 27 (ANI): While the 2020s has been dubbed a "decade of concern" for Taiwan, the volatile nature ...

Is Russia's Putin a Rash Gambler or Calculating Risk-Taker

Russian officials have said they don't need peace at any cost, but what price are they prepared to pay for ...

Germany threatens to sanction Russian gas pipeline

The controversial pipeline could be doomed if Russia invades UkraineThe Nord Stream 2 pipeline, built to deliver gas to Germany ...

Casualties Reported In New Clashes Along Kyrgyz-Tajik Border

Kyrgyz and Tajik border guards have exchanged fire along a disputed segment of the border, in the latest outbreak of ...

Germany Warns Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Could Be Axed Over Ukraine

Germany and the United States have warned they could target the controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline running under the ...

America couldnt defend Ukraine even if it wanted to

The Pentagon is in the process of preparing options for President Joe Biden regarding the deployment of US forces into ...

Wh are armed Americans operating in the trenches of Eastern Ukraine

War-hungry armed foreigners in combat clothing are glamorizing the conflict in DonbassStaccato bursts of gunfire. Silence, darkness, beeping, flash, explosion. ...

Russia reveals record high stockpiles of gold

The country's forex reserves continue to soarRussia's international reserves surged $1.4 billion in a week, hitting a new historical maximum ...

War between Russians & Ukrainians is unacceptable Moscow

The two countries don?t want to fight against each other, but the West is pushing for it, Russia insistsThe threat ...

What do we know so far about the new coronavirus strain

NeoCoV is the closest ?relative? of the variant that caused deadly outbreaks in 2015Chinese scientists have discovered that a NeoCoV ...

Russia warns of NATO nuclear threat

The military bloc is training its members to unleash atomic hellfire, the Foreign Ministry claimedNATO is developing the capacity for ...

Russia & Ukraine agree on status of Donbass ceasefire

Representatives from the two nations met as part of the Normandy Format talksRussian and Ukrainian negotiators have agreed that a ...

Germany prepared to sanction Nord Stream 2

The controversial pipeline could be doomed if Russia invades UkraineThe Nord Stream 2 pipeline, built to deliver gas to Germany ...

Russia's Finance Ministry opposes proposed crypto ban

Last week, the Bank of Russia suggested that cryptocurrency transactions be prohibitedThe Russian Finance Ministry has rejected proposals from the ...

China warns US over standoff with Russia

Regional security cannot be ensured by expanding military blocs, according to Beijing's top diplomatRussia's concerns about safety on the European ...

Modi Holds First-Ever Summit With Central Asian Leaders

NEW DELHI - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted cooperation at a virtual summit with leaders of Central Asian countries ...

Tonnes of used face masks to be turned into energy

Moscow [Russia], January 27 (ANI): Researchers from the National University of Science and Technology "MISIS" (NUST "MISiS") - along with ...

Kiev mayor responds to German aid

Berlin opted to donate protective helmets instead of weapons to Ukraine's armyThe German decision to send Ukraine 5,000 helmets is ...

UK Defence Secretary reveals hopes for imminent Moscow showdown

Ben Wallace will meet with Russian counterpart Sergey Shoigu to discuss tensions in UkraineUK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace has revealed ...

Can Europe survive without Russian gas

Europe will need to find alternative natural gas supplies to avoid crisis if Russian energy is sanctionedThe US and the ...

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