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Moscow regrets Kiev's decision not to extend friendship treaty with Russia

Ukraine's decision not to extend the friendship treaty with Russia is regrettable and against the Ukrainian people's interests, the Kremlin said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/11 23:25:14

Kremlin slams Pompeo's criticism of Russia over sending bombers to Venezuela as "inappropriate"

The remarks of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over the landing of Russian strategic bombers in Venezuela are undiplomatic and inappropriate, the Kremlin said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/11 21:52:57

US returns Balangiga church bells to Philippines

Bronze Church bells seized from the Philippines by US troops as war trophies over a century ago were returned on Tuesday, in a bid to turn the page on a difficult chapter between the historical allies.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/11 21:33:40

Russia deploys two long-range bombers to Venezuela for air force exercises

Two Russian long-range strategic bombers landed in Venezuela Monday for what the government said were air force exercises aimed at strengthening the defense of the leftist-ruled South American country.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/11 21:28:41

US urges European nations to exit Nord Stream 2 project

US Assistant Secretary for Energy Resources Frank Fannon on Monday urged European nations to abandon their cooperation with Russia on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/11 11:49:01

Moscow regrets Kiev's decision not to extend friendship treaty with Russia

Ukraine's decision not to extend the friendship treaty with Russia is regrettable and against the Ukrainian people's interests, the Kremlin said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/11 10:45:11

Kremlin says tired of following "sensational" probes in US

The Kremlin said Monday that Moscow has grown tired of following sensational investigations in the Unite States with respect to Russia's alleged involvement in the U.S. previous presidential election.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/11 8:40:10

UN conference adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

A UN conference adopted a migration pact in front of leaders and representatives from around 150 countries in Morocco on Monday, despite a string of withdrawals driven by anti-immigrant populism.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/10 21:13:39

US, Saudi Arabia 2 worst carbon polluters

The US and Saudi Arabia rank last when it comes to curbing climate change among the 56 nations accounting for 90 percent of planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions, researchers said Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/10 21:03:39

Washington uses terrorism as excuse to interfere: Russian lawmaker

The United States uses anti-terrorism as a tool and a pretext to interfere in the internal affairs of other countries, Chairman of the Russian State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/10 0:05:48

China already on the path of green, low-carbon development: climate official

China has entered the path of green, low carbon and recycling development, China's climate authority said during the UN climate change conference on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/8 16:08:40

UN chief calls for 1 bln USD donation to global emergency fund

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for 1 billion US dollars donation to Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/8 13:57:34

OPEC and allies agree to cut crude output by 1.2 mln barrels per day

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Non-OPEC oil producers on Friday agreed to jointly cut the crude production by 1.2 million barrels per day (bdp), to be implemented in January 2019 for an initial period of six months.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/8 13:54:48

Road accident deaths hit 1.35 million: WHO

Road accidents kill someone every 24 seconds, with a total of 1.35 million traffic deaths around the world each year, the World Health Organization said Friday, demanding global action.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/7 22:18:42

Fighting continues in Yemen despite peace talks in Sweden, 13 killed

Fighting continued between the two warring rivals in Yemen despite the negotiations facilitated by the United Nations kicked off in Sweden on Thursday, local sources said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/7 8:20:32

Moscow says US, allies force Russia to strengthen military

The military buildup of the United States and its allies has forced Russia to increase its combat potential to guarantee its security, Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 9:36:29

Russia to react "appropriately" to US INF Treaty pullout: Putin

Russia opposes the U.S. withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty) and it will respond "in an appropriate manner," Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 9:17:08

Putin rejects claim Russia violating treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday dismissed US claims that Russia is violating a major Cold War treaty limiting mid-range nuclear arms, as a senior general lashed out at Washington's attempts to "contain" Moscow.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/5 22:28:42