LATEST FROM THE RUSSOPHILE - NON MAINSTREAM NEWS!

Subscribe to LATEST FROM THE RUSSOPHILE - NON MAINSTREAM NEWS! feed
Latest Russian News From Non-Mainstream Sources
Updated: 20 sec ago

Death From Above: Russia sows terror on militants in Syria – [Video]

38 min 14 sec ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Despite all the accusations of Western media against Russian actions, our pilots are doing their job. And unlike their Western counterparts, doing it perfectly. In an exclusive video, Rusvesna shows the work of Russian combat aircraft.  “Over the past few days, as a result of a series […]

The post Death From Above: Russia sows terror on militants in Syria – [Video] appeared first on Russia News Now.

Death From Above: Russia sows terror on militants in Syria – [Video]

38 min 15 sec ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Despite all the accusations of Western media against Russian actions, our pilots are doing their job. And unlike their Western counterparts, doing it perfectly. In an exclusive video, Rusvesna shows the work of Russian combat aircraft.  “Over the past few days, as a result of a series […]

The post Death From Above: Russia sows terror on militants in Syria – [Video] appeared first on Russia News Now.

Syria: New Gains in Hama, More Terrorists Leave Al Waar

38 min 20 sec ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Agencies – – by Samer Hussein – Yet another infiltration attempt by Al Nusra Front terrorists and their allies was thwarted by the units of the Syrian Army in the northern countryside of Hama province, the fourth one in recent time.  According to the field reports, […]

The post Syria: New Gains in Hama, More Terrorists Leave Al Waar appeared first on Russia News Now.

The political dimension of hydrocarbon trade between Russia and Central Asia

41 min 10 sec ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news Central Asia is strategically important for Russia in terms of security. It plays the role of a sort of buffer between Russia and countries like Afghanistan, Pakistan etc., where the threat of terrorism is strong. Therefore, good relations with the countries of the region, their peace and prosperity are among Russia’s most important interests. […]

The post The political dimension of hydrocarbon trade between Russia and Central Asia appeared first on Russia News Now.

SIPRI study: US military spending grew for first time in six years in 2016

41 min 12 sec ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Daniel Hughes / Reuters While US military spending grew for the first time in six years, Russia became the third-largest spender in 2016 due to Saudi Arabia’s drastic fall, according to new figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The US remains the world’s biggest military spender, with its military expenditure […]

The post SIPRI study: US military spending grew for first time in six years in 2016 appeared first on Russia News Now.

The REAL New World Order

42 min 29 sec ago

Interested in precious metals investing or storage? Contact us HERE  Written by Jeff Nielson (CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL) Regular readers are familiar with the Old World Order: the cabal of Western oligarchs who control not only our own puppet governments, but generally dictate events to most nations around the world. The vehicle used by these […]

The post The REAL New World Order appeared first on Russia News Now.

You Got Trumped! The Donald’s personal military revolution is just Trump change

42 min 33 sec ago

Nowhere has Donald Trump matched up with the original story of the Trojan horse more than in his overtures of peace, instead of military conflict. Nowhere has Trump changed more than in these same issues. Candidate Trump frequently persuaded his supporters to believe he would build more peaceful and cooperative relations with Russia and ridiculed the regime-change efforts of Hillary’s […]

The post You Got Trumped! The Donald’s personal military revolution is just Trump change appeared first on Russia News Now.

Chechen leader says 16 militants killed in republic this year, more than 50 detained

44 min 37 sec ago

TASS: World – Chechen leader says 16 militants killed in republic this year, more than 50 detained <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> GROZNY, April 24. /TASS/. More than 50 militants […]

The post Chechen leader says 16 militants killed in republic this year, more than 50 detained appeared first on Russia News Now.

Court recognizes Russia’s Sports Ministry as affected party in WADA whistleblower case

44 min 38 sec ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. A Moscow court has recognized Russia’s Sports Ministry as an affected party in the case of former head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory Grigory Rodchenkov accused of power abuse, a TASS correspondent reports from the courtroom. “Russia’s Sports Ministry has been recognized as an affected party and they are currently preparing […]

The post Court recognizes Russia’s Sports Ministry as affected party in WADA whistleblower case appeared first on Russia News Now.

US not ready yet to restart arms control dialog, Russian diplomat says

44 min 40 sec ago

© AP Photo/Hasan Jamali MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The US is not yet ready to restart a dialog with Russian on armament control issues, the director of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s department for non-proliferation and arms control told a news conference on Monday. “This is an objective reality,” Mikhail Ulyanov said. “This is the way the […]

The post US not ready yet to restart arms control dialog, Russian diplomat says appeared first on Russia News Now.

Terrorists in Syria may get chemical weapons from Libya, Iraq — Russian diplomat

44 min 42 sec ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Terrorists in Syria do have the capabilities to produce the chemical warfare agent sarin, the director of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s non-proliferation and arms control department, Mikhail Ulyanov, told a news conference on Monday. “Terrorists in Syria do have chemical weapons and our Western partners are well aware of that,” he […]

The post Terrorists in Syria may get chemical weapons from Libya, Iraq — Russian diplomat appeared first on Russia News Now.

Rosneft plans to pay first interim dividends in late 2017

44 min 43 sec ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Rosneft plans to pay first interim dividends at the end of 2017 in accordance with the new dividend policy that was approved during the privatization of a 19.5% stake in Rosneft, an official with the company told TASS. “In accordance with the dividend policy of the company, dividend payments will be […]

The post Rosneft plans to pay first interim dividends in late 2017 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Russia Insider Daily Headlines for 04/24/2017

46 min 59 sec ago

Today’s headlines Israel Makes It Official: The Destruction of Syria Will Legitimize Israeli Land Grabs by RI Staff War Is a Racket: The US Spreads Terror, Then ‘Fights’ It by Gareth Porter MH17: One Thousand Days of Faking by Max van der Werff Russia Responds After US Blocks Inspection of Syrian Air Base by RI […]

The post Russia Insider Daily Headlines for 04/24/2017 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Dr. Duke Gives a Passionate Call for White People to Defend our Monuments and our People & He Condemns the Cowards Who Cuck to the Zionist Masters of Media & Politics!

49 min 6 sec ago

This is a controversial source. The views of David Duke are not shared by everyone within the anti oligarchical empire movement. Today Dr. Duke addressed the issue of the dismantling of the Liberty Monument last night in New Orleans. The Liberty Monument commemorated an 1874 uprising against the outrages of post-Civil War reconstructionist rule. Three […]

The post Dr. Duke Gives a Passionate Call for White People to Defend our Monuments and our People & He Condemns the Cowards Who Cuck to the Zionist Masters of Media & Politics! appeared first on Russia News Now.

Tiger Forces And Allies Further Advancing In Northern Hama

49 min 26 sec ago

southfront.org Donate FILE IMAGE On April 24, government forces, led by the Tiger Forces and the 5th Assault Corps, continued their successull offensive against Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) and its allied militant groups in northern Hama. Following a preliminary artillery bombardment, government troops entered a small village of […]

The post Tiger Forces And Allies Further Advancing In Northern Hama appeared first on Russia News Now.

Russia May Deploy Ground Forces To Syria On Assad Government Request – Media Reports

49 min 28 sec ago

southfront.org Donate FILE IMAGE Fresh speculations have been circulating in the media that Russia is preparing to deploy its ground forces to Syria following an expected official request by the Syrian government. The reports refer to some unknown military sources and argue that the plan of the deplyoment already exists. (Probably, the only realistic part […]

The post Russia May Deploy Ground Forces To Syria On Assad Government Request – Media Reports appeared first on Russia News Now.

Al-Qaeda leader calls on followers to use guerrilla warfare in Syria

50 min 29 sec ago

al-masdar-newsalmasdarnews.com BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:20 P.M.) – Al-Qaeda leader, Aymen Al-Zawahiri, called on his followers to switch their tactics and begin utilizing guerrilla warfare in Syria. Zawahiri released his statement via an audio recording on Monday, calling for his jihadists and followers to prepare for “long battle” against the Syrian Government forces and U.S. Coalition. “In […]

The post Al-Qaeda leader calls on followers to use guerrilla warfare in Syria appeared first on Russia News Now.

Syrian Army pledges to halt hostilities while OPCW investigates chemical weapons attack

50 min 31 sec ago

al-masdar-newsalmasdarnews.com VIDEO: 1250 Terrorist Killed, Injured in Clashes with SAA in Southern Aleppo (Sputnik) The Syrian armed forces are ready to stop hostilities in Khan Sheikhoun if a special expert mission is sent there to investigate the reported April 4 chemical weapons incident, the Russian Defense Ministry said Monday. It added that the Syrian military […]

The post Syrian Army pledges to halt hostilities while OPCW investigates chemical weapons attack appeared first on Russia News Now.

Top Yemeni general loyal to Saudi Arabia injuried by Houthi missile strike

50 min 33 sec ago

al-masdar-newsalmasdarnews.com SANA’A, YEMEN (7:00 P.M.) – The Yemeni Republican Guard said on Monday that the Houthi forces targeted a meeting of officers loyal to Saudi Arabia in the Al-Jawf Governorate yesterday. The Houthi forces fired a Qahir M2 missile at the officers meeting, wounding several top staff members of the Yemeni Army loyal to exiled […]

The post Top Yemeni general loyal to Saudi Arabia injuried by Houthi missile strike appeared first on Russia News Now.

“This is the Smoking Gun” New Evidence Finally Shows State Complicity in Armenian Genocide

51 min 57 sec ago

the-free-thought-project(RT) — Turkey has failed to recognize the Armenian Genocide, which began in 1915 as World War I raged across Europe, for over a century but now new evidence has come to light which may prove beyond doubt the slaughter took place. Taner Akcam, a Turkish historian at Clark University in Massachusetts claims to have […]

The post “This is the Smoking Gun” New Evidence Finally Shows State Complicity in Armenian Genocide appeared first on Russia News Now.

OSCE mission blown up in Lugansk [Video]

1 hour 35 min ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – The LPR police has released a video of the bomb blast of the OSCE mission today, which resulted in the death of one observer – a US citizen, and another one was injured. Earlier, experts expressed confidence that the attack on the OSCE was beneficial to the […]

The post OSCE mission blown up in Lugansk [Video] appeared first on Russia News Now.

OSCE mission blown up in Lugansk [Video]

1 hour 35 min ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – The LPR police has released a video of the bomb blast of the OSCE mission today, which resulted in the death of one observer – a US citizen, and another one was injured. Earlier, experts expressed confidence that the attack on the OSCE was beneficial to the […]

The post OSCE mission blown up in Lugansk [Video] appeared first on Russia News Now.

Poroshenko destroys famous aircraft factory “Antonov”

1 hour 35 min ago

April 23rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News – The Poroshenko regime has destroyed the famous aircraft factory “Antonov”, writes an influential newspaper in Kiev, “Mirror of the Week”. The publication notes that the disastrous consequences for the company stem from the 2015 mass arrival of former auto-industry managers, Poroshenko’s friends, who did not have any […]

The post Poroshenko destroys famous aircraft factory “Antonov” appeared first on Russia News Now.

Poroshenko destroys famous aircraft factory “Antonov”

1 hour 35 min ago

April 23rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News – The Poroshenko regime has destroyed the famous aircraft factory “Antonov”, writes an influential newspaper in Kiev, “Mirror of the Week”. The publication notes that the disastrous consequences for the company stem from the 2015 mass arrival of former auto-industry managers, Poroshenko’s friends, who did not have any […]

The post Poroshenko destroys famous aircraft factory “Antonov” appeared first on Russia News Now.

Zakharchenko: The ship sailed. DPR will never be part of Ukrainian Federation.

1 hour 35 min ago

April 23rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Donetsk People’s Republic will not return to the Ukraine as part of a federal structure of the country. This “ship has sailed” said the head of DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko. In an interview with “Izvestiya”, Zakharchenko said that the Republic does not discard an option of a confederal […]

The post Zakharchenko: The ship sailed. DPR will never be part of Ukrainian Federation. appeared first on Russia News Now.

Zakharchenko: The ship sailed. DPR will never be part of Ukrainian Federation.

1 hour 35 min ago

April 23rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Donetsk People’s Republic will not return to the Ukraine as part of a federal structure of the country. This “ship has sailed” said the head of DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko. In an interview with “Izvestiya”, Zakharchenko said that the Republic does not discard an option of a confederal […]

The post Zakharchenko: The ship sailed. DPR will never be part of Ukrainian Federation. appeared first on Russia News Now.

Lavrov’s promise to Mogherini is conditional

1 hour 35 min ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia is ‘ready to influence’ the leadership of the proclaimed LPR and DPR republics to ‘fulfill the Minsk agreements’. This was said at an April 24th press conference, after talks with the head of EU diplomacy, Federica Mogherini. Lavrov added […]

The post Lavrov’s promise to Mogherini is conditional appeared first on Russia News Now.

Lavrov’s promise to Mogherini is conditional

1 hour 35 min ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia is ‘ready to influence’ the leadership of the proclaimed LPR and DPR republics to ‘fulfill the Minsk agreements’. This was said at an April 24th press conference, after talks with the head of EU diplomacy, Federica Mogherini. Lavrov added […]

The post Lavrov’s promise to Mogherini is conditional appeared first on Russia News Now.

Biggest Threat to 'Law-and-Order'? Our Delusional Attorney General

1 hour 36 min ago

RINF He repeatedly mangles facts and butchers the truth — and almost never apologizes for it. He managed to rise to the top in Washington when many thought that the issue of racism would kill his career. He’s a zealot on immigration who consistently portrays America’s cities as urban hellholes, where residents should thank God […]

The post Biggest Threat to 'Law-and-Order'? Our Delusional Attorney General appeared first on Russia News Now.

Biggest Threat to 'Law-and-Order'? Our Delusional Attorney General

1 hour 36 min ago

RINF He repeatedly mangles facts and butchers the truth — and almost never apologizes for it. He managed to rise to the top in Washington when many thought that the issue of racism would kill his career. He’s a zealot on immigration who consistently portrays America’s cities as urban hellholes, where residents should thank God […]

The post Biggest Threat to 'Law-and-Order'? Our Delusional Attorney General appeared first on Russia News Now.

US military spending grew for 1st time in 6 years in 2016 – study

1 hour 36 min ago

RINF While US military spending grew for the first time in six years, Russia became the third-largest spender in 2016 due to Saudi Arabia’s drastic fall, according to new figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The US remains the world’s biggest military spender, with its military expenditure growing by 1.7 per cent […]

The post US military spending grew for 1st time in 6 years in 2016 – study appeared first on Russia News Now.

EU Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt is a ‘raving lunatic’ – Nigel Farage

1 hour 36 min ago

RINF UKIP MEP Nigel Farage has taken to social media to brand EU negotiator Guy Verhofstadt a “raving lunatic” for saying Brits might not be able to holiday in Europe after Brexit. EU Parliament negotiator @GuyVerhofstadt says we may not be able to holiday in the EU after Brexit. He is a raving lunatic. — […]

The post EU Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt is a ‘raving lunatic’ – Nigel Farage appeared first on Russia News Now.

Not just sexist, Fox News now facing lawsuits alleging racism

1 hour 38 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Aaron P. Bernstein / Reuters The shameful legacy left by former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes is proving hard to overcome for the company, which is already embroiled in multiple sex scandals. Now, several employees are adding a racial discrimination suit to the litany of alleged abuses. Fox payroll manager Tichaona Brown and […]

The post Not just sexist, Fox News now facing lawsuits alleging racism appeared first on Russia News Now.

China's Alibaba billionaire warns of decades of pain and social upheaval

1 hour 38 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Ruben Sprich / ReutersAlibaba executive chairman Jack Ma Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has warned people should prepare for decades of social upheaval and pain as the internet disrupts the global economy. “In the next 30 years, the world’s pain will be much greater than its happiness,” Ma said at an entrepreneurial conference in […]

The post China's Alibaba billionaire warns of decades of pain and social upheaval appeared first on Russia News Now.

The Russians are coming! No wait, it's the zombies! No, the Nazis are back!

1 hour 39 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news According to Bloomberg, Vladimir Putin is “quietly” annexing the Donbass region into Mother Russia. Meanwhile, NATO is holding a parliamentary assembly in the middle of icebound nowhere. Here in Germany the geniuses in charge of the government have created a “Ministry of Truth” in order to suppress deadly populism. Terror still grips us, North […]

The post The Russians are coming! No wait, it's the zombies! No, the Nazis are back! appeared first on Russia News Now.

Syrian mothers forced to watch as 116 children massacred by NATO-backed terrorists

1 hour 39 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news On April 15th 2017, the people of Kafarya and Foua were attacked, their children mown down deliberately, by a suicide bomb or expolosive detonation, that targeted these innocent children who had been lured to their deaths by NATO and Gulf state terrorists, including Ahrar al Sham and Nusra Front (Al Qaeda). Mothers had to […]

The post Syrian mothers forced to watch as 116 children massacred by NATO-backed terrorists appeared first on Russia News Now.

The Only Game in Town: US Deep State & the Business of 'Counter-Terrorism'

1 hour 39 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news Since 2001, senior Pentagon and CIA officials have sacrificed American interests in weakening al-Qaeda to pursue their own interests New York Times columnist Tom Friedman outraged many readers when he wrote an opinion piece on 12 April calling on President Trump to “back off fighting territorial ISIS in Syria”. The reason he gave for […]

The post The Only Game in Town: US Deep State & the Business of 'Counter-Terrorism' appeared first on Russia News Now.

Partitioning the Middle East: A Roadmap to US-Israeli Hegemony

1 hour 39 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news We are often told that the invasion and occupation of Iraq and the war in Syria are disastrous failures of Western foreign policy. This article, however, argues that the architects of these wars were, and are, well aware of the destabilising consequences of their military efforts, and in fact, had always regarded the breakup […]

The post Partitioning the Middle East: A Roadmap to US-Israeli Hegemony appeared first on Russia News Now.

Classroom blast in Dagestan, Russia kills 1 child, injures 11

1 hour 39 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news At least one teenager was killed and 11 others injured in a blast in Russia’s Republic of Dagestan, where an explosion at a local school was reportedly caused by a grenade brought into the building by one of the students. At least three of the injured teenagers are in a critical condition, RIA Novosti […]

The post Classroom blast in Dagestan, Russia kills 1 child, injures 11 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Will the Democrats Trigger Another 2011 Debt Ceiling Crisis Just to Stop the Wall?

1 hour 40 min ago

Do you remember when GOP Senators and Representatives were portrayed as literal monsters for forcing the Government to shut down? We were told back in 2013 that if GOP-lead Congress didn’t keep the Government open… we would face literal Armageddon. A few headlines from that time period: Republicans Shutdown the Government for Nothing (the Atlantic) […]

The post Will the Democrats Trigger Another 2011 Debt Ceiling Crisis Just to Stop the Wall? appeared first on Russia News Now.

U.S. to Increase Support for Saudis in Yemen

1 hour 57 min ago

antimedia(ANTIWAR) Visiting Riyadh, Defense Secretary James Mattis continued to play up the idea of deeper US involvement in the Saudi war in Yemen, suggesting the US would substantially increase aide to Saudi Arabia, while playing up the idea that the deeper US involvement would be against Iran. Saudi officials have presented the war in Yemen, against […]

The post U.S. to Increase Support for Saudis in Yemen appeared first on Russia News Now.

WikiLeaks publishes more secret CIA tools after the US threatens criminal charges

1 hour 58 min ago

Amen– it’s just a question of, “Is this too late?”. People are opening their eyes, but they do not yet see the FULL extent of how far this goes (or what it is, for that matter– a full, joint-foreign/domestic infection+infiltration of our gov+intel community at the highest levels and beyond).We have the DoJ terribly corrupted, […]

The post WikiLeaks publishes more secret CIA tools after the US threatens criminal charges appeared first on Russia News Now.

“A country somewhere in Europe”: What would a Macron win mean for France?

2 hours 31 min ago

April 24, 2017 – Fort Russ –  By Eduard Popov – translated by J. Arnoldski –  On this past Sunday, April 23rd, France held its first round of presidential elections. The voting results have just been published, according to which the leader of the En Marche! movement, Emmanuel Macron, won 23.75% of the vote, and […]

The post “A country somewhere in Europe”: What would a Macron win mean for France? appeared first on Russia News Now.

“A country somewhere in Europe”: What would a Macron win mean for France?

2 hours 31 min ago

April 24, 2017 – Fort Russ –  By Eduard Popov – translated by J. Arnoldski –  On this past Sunday, April 23rd, France held its first round of presidential elections. The voting results have just been published, according to which the leader of the En Marche! movement, Emmanuel Macron, won 23.75% of the vote, and […]

The post “A country somewhere in Europe”: What would a Macron win mean for France? appeared first on Russia News Now.

Le Pen &Trump aren’t even close – are we stuck with Emmanuel Macr-Obama?

2 hours 31 min ago

by Ramin Mazaheri It’s not that the National Front has changed since the 1980s – it’s that the other parties have changed so much for the worse. C’est ça – that’s the point, as the French say, and which translates into English rather ineffectively. Nobody should be happy about having to vote for Marine Le Pen, […]

The post Le Pen &Trump aren’t even close – are we stuck with Emmanuel Macr-Obama? appeared first on Russia News Now.

Serbia’s Post-Electoral Protest Was A Charade

2 hours 31 min ago

by Stephen Karganovic Just as a week ago we speculated might happen, Serbia’s mass anti-regime protests, which started as if on cue the day after the apparently “not so free and unfettered” April 2 Presidential election, have now abated significantly, but without any obvious public reason. None of the protesters’ objections (many of them legitimate […]

The post Serbia’s Post-Electoral Protest Was A Charade appeared first on Russia News Now.

France Elections: Macron Next President? Financial Elitism and Far-Right Advance to Runoff

2 hours 32 min ago

Former Rothschild & Cie Banque investment banker; Hollande’s economy, industry and digital affairs minister Emmanuel Macron is strongly favored to become France’s next president. A self-styled centrist, an elitist establishment favorite, he ran as an En Marche! (forward) candidate, the party he formed in April 2016 – favoring continuity, not responsible change. His pledge to […]

The post France Elections: Macron Next President? Financial Elitism and Far-Right Advance to Runoff appeared first on Russia News Now.

No Joke: U.N. Elects Saudi Arabia to Women’s Rights Commission, For 2018-2022 Term

2 hours 32 min ago

The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch condemned the U.N.’s election of Saudi Arabia, “the world’s most misogynistic regime,” to a 2018-2022 term on its Commission on the Status of Women, the U.N. agency “exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.” [embedded content] “Electing Saudi Arabia to protect women’s rights […]

The post No Joke: U.N. Elects Saudi Arabia to Women’s Rights Commission, For 2018-2022 Term appeared first on Russia News Now.

Trump, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Julian Assange

2 hours 32 min ago

“I’m glad that the Justice Department has found a way to go after Assange. He’s gotten a free ride for too long.” –Rep. Peter King (R-New York), Apr 20, 2017 There had been some doubts from initial enthusiasts about WikiLeaks once information from leaks released on its site started puncturing holes in an already worn […]

The post Trump, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Julian Assange appeared first on Russia News Now.

Derailing the Idlib Chemical Weapons Fact Finding Initiative: OPCW Blocks On-site Probe, Western Powers Now Aiming to Oust Assad

2 hours 32 min ago

The attempt by Western countries to derail Russia’s fact-finding initiative in Syria to examine the site of the chemical incident in Idlib province exposes their aim to topple the Syrian government, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. “I believe that it’s a very serious situation, because now it’s obvious that false information about the use […]

The post Derailing the Idlib Chemical Weapons Fact Finding Initiative: OPCW Blocks On-site Probe, Western Powers Now Aiming to Oust Assad appeared first on Russia News Now.

Tell Us Why We’re At War, President Trump

2 hours 33 min ago

RINF People speak of Afghanistan as “our generation’s” Vietnam, a quagmire, a war that goes on simply because it has been going on. The Afghan war is dragging into being our generation’s, and soon the next generation’s Vietnam as well, over a decade and a half old. There are troops deploying now that were two […]

The post Tell Us Why We’re At War, President Trump appeared first on Russia News Now.

Bill Gates Meets President Trump To Stop Vaccine Safety Inquiry

2 hours 33 min ago

Bill Gates met with President Trump in the White House in a shameless, last-ditch attempt at convincing the president to scrap his plan for an independent inquiry into vaccine safety. When asked if he raised the topic of vaccines with President Trump, who has repeatedly called for an independent inquiry into the safety of vaccines, Gates answered […]

The post Bill Gates Meets President Trump To Stop Vaccine Safety Inquiry appeared first on Russia News Now.

The Pro-War Twist of the ‘Resistance’

2 hours 34 min ago

Exclusive: The anti-Trump “#Resistance” has become a movement to defend the Democratic establishment’s pro-war policies, to purge anti-war Democrats, and even to embrace Donald Trump’s attack on Syria, reports James W Carden. By James W Carden The Resistance, a self-aggrandizing term for what amounts to a relatively small but still powerful claque of embittered Clinton […]

The post The Pro-War Twist of the ‘Resistance’ appeared first on Russia News Now.

Sanity check: Corbyn makes election pledge to end Syria airstrikes and push for peace process

2 hours 36 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Peter Nicholls / Reuters Airstrikes should be suspended and all parties should get back to the negotiating table in a bid to end the Syrian war, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. Corbyn told the BBC Monday that he supported an end to the UK’s airstrikes in the war-ravaged country, and said that […]

The post Sanity check: Corbyn makes election pledge to end Syria airstrikes and push for peace process appeared first on Russia News Now.

Moscow calls OSCE patrol car blast 'likely a provocation' to undermine peace process in E. Ukraine

2 hours 36 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Sputnik/ Lugansk People’s Republic people’s militia Moscow has called the explosion of a car belonging to the OSCE’s Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM), in which a US citizen was killed and several others injured, a provocation aimed at disrupting peace efforts and reigniting the smoldering conflict. The Russian Foreign Ministry has issued […]

The post Moscow calls OSCE patrol car blast 'likely a provocation' to undermine peace process in E. Ukraine appeared first on Russia News Now.

Senior Russian senator names top 3 idealogical threats to civilized world

2 hours 36 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © Alexei Danichev / SputnikKonstantin Kosachyov Islamic fundamentalism, North Korea’s pseudo-communist ideology and Western liberalism are the triple threats currently facing the civilized world, Senator Konstantin Kosachev has warned. “The three ideological fundamentalisms are currently as follows: an Islamist, personified by Islamic State [IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL]; a pseudo-communist, manifested by the DPRK [North Korea]; […]

The post Senior Russian senator names top 3 idealogical threats to civilized world appeared first on Russia News Now.

Why The Crude Rally Has Fizzled – Part 2

2 hours 36 min ago

Authored by James Bambino via Platts blog, This is the second of a three-part look at why oil prices have failed to rally despite OPEC’s best efforts at managing supply cuts. Read part 1 here. So, why is everyone so bullish? Many oil analysts take as a fait accompli that OPEC-led production cuts thus far […]

The post Why The Crude Rally Has Fizzled – Part 2 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Head of Holcim Steps Down Due to Reports that Company Funded Terror Groups in Syria

2 hours 37 min ago

About a year ago, a French foreign minister tipped off authorities about Swiss-French cement giant, Holcim-Lafarge, in regards to their activities in Syria. It was alleged, and then proven, that managers in their Syrian plant were ‘paying off’ terror groups in order to stay in business, continuing to supply groups in Syria with the much […]

The post Head of Holcim Steps Down Due to Reports that Company Funded Terror Groups in Syria appeared first on Russia News Now.

Israel Makes It Official: The Destruction of Syria Will Legitimize Israeli Land Grabs – RI Staff

2 hours 38 min ago

Israel’s deputy minister for diplomacy Michael Oren has announced that ‘there is no Syria to negotiate with’, which means that Israel’s illegal occupation of the Golan should be recognized by the international community.  Capitalizing on the chaos and destruction of a six-year war to push for international recognition of occupied land? That’s not very neighborly.  […]

The post Israel Makes It Official: The Destruction of Syria Will Legitimize Israeli Land Grabs – RI Staff appeared first on Russia News Now.

Putin calls for setting apart real anti-corruption crusaders from political show-offs

2 hours 39 min ago

© Alexei Nikolskiy/Russian Presidential press service/TASS ST. PETERSBURG, April 24./TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has endorsed the initiative to continue the fight against corruption, but emphasized that some people use it as an instrument for self-promotion and grandstanding. “We must distinguish between those who indeed want to do this [fight corruption] and to really strengthen the […]

The post Putin calls for setting apart real anti-corruption crusaders from political show-offs appeared first on Russia News Now.

Several more cosmonauts set to quit Russian space team — source

2 hours 39 min ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Several experienced cosmonauts may soon quit Russia’s cosmonaut team both of their own free will and for health reasons, a source in the rocket and space industry told TASS on Monday. “Apart from Gennady Padalka who has tendered his resignation, another experienced cosmonaut with a record of three space flights, Sergei […]

The post Several more cosmonauts set to quit Russian space team — source appeared first on Russia News Now.

Noam Chomsky: US Is the “Most Dangerous Country in the World”

2 hours 40 min ago

World renouned intellectual Noam Chomsky. (Photo: Andrew Rusk) Want to see more original stories like this? Make a tax-deductible donation to support the independent investigative reporting and analysis at Truthout! Nuclear proliferation and climate change are subjects of acute concern in the current moment, driven into an all-out state of emergency by the new Trump […]

The post Noam Chomsky: US Is the “Most Dangerous Country in the World” appeared first on Russia News Now.

15 drown as refugee boat sinks off Greece’s Lesbos

2 hours 41 min ago

A Syrian refugee is helped by volunteers to leave a sinking dinghy at a beach on the Greek island of Lesbos on February 28, 2016. (Photo by AP) Greece’s coastguard says at least 15 people, including children, have died in a suspected refugee boat sinking off the Aegean island of Lesbos. Eight of the bodies […]

The post 15 drown as refugee boat sinks off Greece’s Lesbos appeared first on Russia News Now.

Bogus anti-terror coalitions fail to ensure regional security: Rouhani

2 hours 41 min ago

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Speaker of Pakistan’s National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq meet in Tehran on April 24, 2017. (Photo by IRNA) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says coalitions allegedly fighting terrorism are incapable of playing a role in the establishment of stability and security in the region. “Countries, which have supported terrorist groups such as Taliban, al-Qaeda […]

The post Bogus anti-terror coalitions fail to ensure regional security: Rouhani appeared first on Russia News Now.

Ukraine opens probe into OSCE mission’s car blast

2 hours 41 min ago

A photo taken on April 23, 2017 shows an OSCE mission patrol vehicle destroyed as a result of an explosion being towed not far from Lugansk, Ukraine. (Photo by AFP) Ukraine opened a terror investigation Monday into a mine blast that killed an American medic from the Organization for Security and Co-operation (OSCE) in Europe’s […]

The post Ukraine opens probe into OSCE mission’s car blast appeared first on Russia News Now.

Leader pardons, eases sentences of 593 convicts

2 hours 41 min ago

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has pardoned or commuted the sentences of a number of Iranian convicts. The Leader on Monday agreed to a request by Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani to pardon or reduce the sentences of 593 eligible inmates convicted by public courts and courts of revolution, […]

The post Leader pardons, eases sentences of 593 convicts appeared first on Russia News Now.

Aleppo: After The Devastation, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction

3 hours 34 min ago

For the last five years, everyone has been talking about Aleppo. I can’t even count how many interviews we’ve conducted, or how many TV news segments I’ve watched and articles read – about the battles and sieges in this crucial theatre which has come to symbolise the long war on Syria. With all of this in mind, nothing can really […]

The post Aleppo: After The Devastation, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction appeared first on Russia News Now.

Armenia and Venezuela Congratulate Syria

3 hours 37 min ago

April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Breakingnews.sy – – translated by Samer Hussein –      Syrian President Bashar Al Assad received cables of congratulations on the occasion of the 71st anniversary of the Syrian independence from France. The cables were from Nicolas Maduro, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and […]

The post Armenia and Venezuela Congratulate Syria appeared first on Russia News Now.

America’s Imperial War Drive and the Contemporary African Crisis

3 hours 38 min ago

Any reasonable observer of the United States ruling class discourse during April 2017 realizes that the imperialist war drive is still a dominant theme. Many people were quite skeptical if not disbelieving of the campaign rhetoric of current President Donald J. Trump when he hinted at lessening tensions with the Russian Federation over the wars […]

The post America’s Imperial War Drive and the Contemporary African Crisis appeared first on Russia News Now.

Neoliberal Globalization: In the Shadow of Social Democracy, Right-Wing Challenges and Left Alternatives

3 hours 38 min ago

We live in a paradoxical world. Much debate on the radical left revolves around multitudes of discontented groups – sometimes lumped together as the 99%, sometimes rebranded as precariat – struggling against an abstract empire and its 1% rulers. Capitalism and class – once serving as a compass to navigate left politics through the apparently […]

The post Neoliberal Globalization: In the Shadow of Social Democracy, Right-Wing Challenges and Left Alternatives appeared first on Russia News Now.

Saudi king's son who 'bombed ISIS and Yemen' named as ambassador to US

3 hours 41 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © AFPSaudi Arabian air force pilot, Prince Khaled bin Salman. Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has appointed his son, Prince Khaled bin Salman, as the country’s ambassador to the US, in a move said to point to strengthening ties to President Donald Trump. Prince Khaled is an Air Force pilot who has taken part in […]

The post Saudi king's son who 'bombed ISIS and Yemen' named as ambassador to US appeared first on Russia News Now.

Civilian deaths in US strikes in Syria & Iraq are 'greatest catastrophe since WWII'

3 hours 41 min ago

SOTT.netsott.net/news © REUTERS/ Toru Hanai It’s a nightmare: civilian deaths in Syria and Iraq in the ongoing war against Daesh are rising faster than local officials, and remote military intelligence gathering, can count, and the US-led coalition seems unwilling to do anything about it. Prompting international outcry and repudiation, the ongoing warfare in Syria and […]

The post Civilian deaths in US strikes in Syria & Iraq are 'greatest catastrophe since WWII' appeared first on Russia News Now.

Russian diplomat warns about possible false flag near Damascus

3 hours 42 min ago

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Russian diplomat warns about possible false flag near Damascus <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> Graffiti in memory of the chemical attack victims, Zamalka, outskirts […]

The post Russian diplomat warns about possible false flag near Damascus appeared first on Russia News Now.

Moscow’s human rights chief vows to do her utmost to return jailed pilot to Russia

3 hours 42 min ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Russia’s human rights ombudswoman Tatiana Moskalkova pledged on Monday she will pool efforts with the Russian foreign ministry to have Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko, who has been in US jail for more than six years now, be deported from the United States to Russia. “The ombudswoman reassured Viktoria Yaroshenko [Konstantin Yaroshenko’s […]

The post Moscow’s human rights chief vows to do her utmost to return jailed pilot to Russia appeared first on Russia News Now.

Foreign policy chief says EU ready to return to strategic partnership with Russia

3 hours 42 min ago

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini © EPA/YURI KOCHETKOV MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The European Union is ready to get back to relations of strategic partnership with Russia and look into all possible fields of cooperation, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy […]

The post Foreign policy chief says EU ready to return to strategic partnership with Russia appeared first on Russia News Now.

One killed, 11 wounded as result of mishandling of weapons at Dagestan school

3 hours 42 min ago

TASS: World – One killed, 11 wounded as result of mishandling of weapons at Dagestan school <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> © Artiom Geodakyan/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. One teenagers was […]

The post One killed, 11 wounded as result of mishandling of weapons at Dagestan school appeared first on Russia News Now.

Swiss-based CAS upholds four-year ban on Russian marathon runner Mayorova

3 hours 42 min ago

TASS: Sport – Swiss-based CAS upholds four-year ban on Russian marathon runner Mayorova <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> Albina Mayorova © Valeriy Sharifulin/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The Swiss-based Court of […]

The post Swiss-based CAS upholds four-year ban on Russian marathon runner Mayorova appeared first on Russia News Now.

Moscow court turns down Jehovah’s Witnesses bid to fight Justice Ministry’s ban

3 hours 42 min ago

Russian administrative centre of Jehovah’s Witnesses © Alexandr Demyanchuk/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Moscow’s Zamoskvoretsky court has rejected a lawsuit filed by the Jehovah’s Witnesses religious group against the Justice Ministry’s ruling on banning its activity in Russia, a TASS correspondent reported from the courtroom. The organization asked the court to recognize the Justice Ministry’s ruling […]

The post Moscow court turns down Jehovah’s Witnesses bid to fight Justice Ministry’s ban appeared first on Russia News Now.

PM vows Russian government will continue to support non-oil and gas exports

3 hours 42 min ago

MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The Russian government will continue supporting of non-oil and gas exports, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting of the board of the Economic Development Ministry. First of all, it concerns exports of high-tech products and services are produced, he said. According to him, medium and small companies are becoming […]

The post PM vows Russian government will continue to support non-oil and gas exports appeared first on Russia News Now.

War Is a Racket: The US Spreads Terror, Then 'Fights' It – Gareth Porter

3 hours 43 min ago

Editor’s Note: While we disagree with Porter’s conclusion (specifically, that the US ‘sacrificed the priority of countering al-Qaeda to maintain the alliances’; we don’t believe fighting al-Qaeda has ever been a priority for Washington, quite the opposite, actually) this is an important piece because it shows the growing disillusion — and disbelief — with US foreign policy […]

The post War Is a Racket: The US Spreads Terror, Then 'Fights' It – Gareth Porter appeared first on Russia News Now.

Iran's presidential candidate Qalibaf wants no more of the same

3 hours 44 min ago

Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf, the mayor of Tehran, shows his ink-stained finger after registering his candidacy for the upcoming presidential elections at the Ministry Of Interior in the capital Tehran on April 14, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Tehran mayor and presidential candidate Mohammad-Baqer Qalibaf says Iran needs no more of the same as he lambastes President […]

The post Iran's presidential candidate Qalibaf wants no more of the same appeared first on Russia News Now.

Russia prepared to deploy ground forces to Syria: Sources

3 hours 44 min ago

Russian army soldiers patrol the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra on May 5, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Syrian military sources say Moscow has informed Damascus of its preparedness to dispatch ground troops to the Arab country to help Syrian government forces with battles against the foreign-sponsored Takfiri terrorists. The sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, […]

The post Russia prepared to deploy ground forces to Syria: Sources appeared first on Russia News Now.

EVENTS You Need To Know About Today April 24, 2017 – Times Extremely Important.

3 hours 46 min ago

IWB-InvestmentwatchInvestmentWatchBlog by Pamela Williams Now lets look at the latest out of North Korea:  North Korea threatens nuclear war ahead of Trump meeting with U.N. Security Council. North Korea released statements Saturday saying, “U.S. muscle-flexing can never browbeat DPRK,” threatening “a nuclear war” against the U.S. if it is attacked.  The statement continues:  “The DPRK will […]

The post EVENTS You Need To Know About Today April 24, 2017 – Times Extremely Important. appeared first on Russia News Now.

Diplomat: Moscow and Washington remain divided over some Syrian issues

3 hours 47 min ago

U.S. officials’ reluctance to take part in a meeting with Russian and UN representatives in Geneva on Syria may be due to discrepancies in approaches made by Moscow and Washington, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told the media on April 24, TASS reports. “From the very outset they did not confirm they would be […]

The post Diplomat: Moscow and Washington remain divided over some Syrian issues appeared first on Russia News Now.

Nightmare in Moscow: ‘Scream’ gets new life in Russian apartment

3 hours 47 min ago

[embedded content] A Russian Instagram user posted a video of his vacuum cleaner “screaming.” Users dubbed the short clip a “household horror,” reports (in Russian) Lenta.ru. The cleaner makes high-pitched human-like sounds when a hand on the video moves it to pass over a gap between the drawers of a household dresser. From Instagram, the video […]

The post Nightmare in Moscow: ‘Scream’ gets new life in Russian apartment appeared first on Russia News Now.

Russian novel 'Lady Macbeth' adapted for cinema by British director

3 hours 47 min ago

[embedded content] British director William Oldroyd has made a film based on Russian writer Nikolai Leskov’s 19th century novel, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District. Oldroyd’s film – simply called Lady Macbeth had its world premiere on Sept. 10, 2016 at the Toronto Film Festival.  The film stars Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis and Paul Hilton and […]

The post Russian novel 'Lady Macbeth' adapted for cinema by British director appeared first on Russia News Now.

Frontrunning: April 24

4 hours 39 min ago

French election relief sends Europe soaring (Reuters) Gloves off as Le Pen and Macron pitch for final battle (Reuters) French Runoff Creates Fresh Political Divisions (WSJ) U.S. Government Shutdown May Hinge on Trump’s Demand for Mexico Wall (BBG) Congress returns as Trump pressures Democrats ahead of funding deadline (Reuters) The Rich Are Living Longer and […]

The post Frontrunning: April 24 appeared first on Russia News Now.

An “Increasingly Worried” Chinese President Tells Trump To “Exercise Restraint” Over N.Korea

4 hours 39 min ago

France, and the European “populist wave”, may be fixed for now, but geopolitical concerns remain as was made clear last night when during a phone call late on Sunday between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump, the North Korean neighbor called for all sides to “exercise restraint” as Japan conducted exercises with a U.S. […]

The post An “Increasingly Worried” Chinese President Tells Trump To “Exercise Restraint” Over N.Korea appeared first on Russia News Now.

Kremlin stresses efforts must be made to root out corruption

4 hours 42 min ago

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Kremlin stresses efforts must be made to root out corruption <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> © Vyacheslav Prokofiev/TASS ST. PETERSBURG, April 24. /TASS/. Russia has […]

The post Kremlin stresses efforts must be made to root out corruption appeared first on Russia News Now.

Kremlin says no grounds not to believe Chechen leader Kadyrov

4 hours 42 min ago

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Kremlin says no grounds not to believe Chechen leader Kadyrov <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> ST. PETERSBURG, April 24. /TASS/. The Kremlin has no […]

The post Kremlin says no grounds not to believe Chechen leader Kadyrov appeared first on Russia News Now.

Putin's spokesman says Kremlin never had any aversion to Macron

4 hours 42 min ago

ST. PETERSBURG, April 24. /TASS/. It is wrong to say that Moscow was unhappy to see the leader of France’s En Marche! movement, Emmanuel Macron, win the first round of presidential elections in France, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. “These are utterly erroneous allegations, and rather primitive,” he told journalists. “Traditionally, Russia is ready […]

The post Putin's spokesman says Kremlin never had any aversion to Macron appeared first on Russia News Now.

Kremlin eager to know Denmark’s reasons to accuse Russia of cyberattacks

4 hours 42 min ago

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Kremlin eager to know Denmark’s reasons to accuse Russia of cyberattacks <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> ST. PETERSBURG, April 24. /TASS/. The Kremlin would […]

The post Kremlin eager to know Denmark’s reasons to accuse Russia of cyberattacks appeared first on Russia News Now.

Monday Madness – Le Pen Victory Leads to All-Time Highs

4 hours 46 min ago

IWB-InvestmentwatchInvestmentWatchBlog by Phil Marine Le Pen is still in the running. That was supposed to be a disaster but, in fact, she is polling so far behind her remaining opponent, Emmanuel Macron, that Europe has decided not to worry about the Far Right taking over France and the Euro and the European markets are staging […]

The post Monday Madness – Le Pen Victory Leads to All-Time Highs appeared first on Russia News Now.

Two new advanced development territories to be set up in Russia

4 hours 47 min ago

In Russia, there will be two new territories of advanced development – in Nikolayevsk-on-Amur  (5,740 miles from Moscow) and Sarov (290 miles from Moscow), Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at the board meeting of the Economic Development Ministry, TASS reports. “We are getting more and more territories of advanced development. At the moment there are […]

The post Two new advanced development territories to be set up in Russia appeared first on Russia News Now.

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks at talks with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Moscow, April 24, 2017

4 hours 48 min ago

MFA-RUMadam Mogherini, Colleagues, Welcome to Moscow. We are happy that you have accepted our invitation, which we sent to you a while ago. It is better to discuss issues of concern at a meeting. I would like once again to express gratitude to you and the staff of the European External Action Service (EEAS) for […]

The post Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks at talks with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Moscow, April 24, 2017 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks at talks with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Moscow, April 24, 2017

4 hours 48 min ago

MFA-RUMadam Mogherini, Colleagues, Welcome to Moscow. We are happy that you have accepted our invitation, which we sent to you a while ago. It is better to discuss issues of concern at a meeting. I would like once again to express gratitude to you and the staff of the European External Action Service (EEAS) for […]

The post Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks at talks with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Moscow, April 24, 2017 appeared first on Russia News Now.

Syrian Army reverses jihadist gains in northern Homs

4 hours 50 min ago

al-masdar-newsalmasdarnews.com BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:25 P.M.) – The jihadist rebels of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham launched a surprise attack in the Houla Plain of northern Homs on Sunday evening that targeted the Syrian Arab Army’s (SAA) positions at the Al-Qunnifiyah Checkpoint. Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham would eventually take control of the Al-Qunnifiyah Checkpoint near Houla after overrunning the […]

The post Syrian Army reverses jihadist gains in northern Homs appeared first on Russia News Now.

Jihadist setbacks continue as Syrian Army forces push north to Idlib border

4 hours 50 min ago

al-masdar-newsalmasdarnews.com BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:40 P.M.) – The jihadist rebels of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and Jaysh Al-‘Izza have suffered a string of defeats in the northern Hama countryside lately, leaving them with their backs against the wall at the provincial border with the Idlib Governorate. On Monday morning, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) continued their large-scale […]

The post Jihadist setbacks continue as Syrian Army forces push north to Idlib border appeared first on Russia News Now.

Pages