Meeting of China's Parliament and Russian Presidential election ensure that the most powerful relationship between two world leaders will continue
Jihadi enclave split into three pockets
US bureaucracy and media sent reeling by news of Trump-Kim summit; working to prevent it happening
In order to make the Deal President Trump must understand what Kim Jong-un wants
South Korean officials deliver invitation to US President Trump as diplomacy to end Korean crisis gains pace
British police say attack was a targeted assassination attempt
Syrian and Turkish army advances strengthen the positions in the conflict of both Damascus and Ankara
Feverish speculation in the British media of Russian state involvement in alleged poisoning of Sergey Skripal and his daughter is unwarranted
The Italian elections have resulted in the predicted swing against the centre-left pro-EU Democratic Party, the successor of Italy’s once mighty Communist Party – the party...
Collapse of pro EU centre as Italian voters embrace parties opposed to the EU establishment
The dreary catalogue of Hollywood films endlessly repeating the same stale clichés about Russians continues remorselessly on, with a new film – Red Sparrow – featuring Jennifer...
Around a third of the enclave now under Syrian government control
SPD grassroots agree to coalition rather than face an election which threatens disaster for their party
Russia's Gazprom rejects award, cancels Ukraine's gas supply and transit contracts; stops supplying gas to Ukraine
Putin's speech shows that the Russians consider the restoration of geostrategic parity and of the military balance of power as the key to preserving peace
Despite considerable backstairs pressure the International Olympic Committee has decided – as was widely expected – to reinstate the Russian Olympic Committee after the end of...
In his State of the Nation address Putin criticises US conduct towards Russia, but says he remains open to compromise
The weapons are formidable and cutting edge, but affordable
By far the greater part of President Putin’s State of the Nation address on 1st March 2018 was devoted to economic issues. However inevitably it was...
Information about President Putin’s State of the Nation address is still coming through as I write this. Most world attention has been on the various military...
Under close scrutiny Adam Schiff's rebuttal of the GOP Memorandum falls apart
Jihadi defeat in East Ghouta would spell the end of the regime change war in Syria
Russia tries to broker a diplomatic solution to the Afrin conflict
Trump Dossier alleges collusion between Trump Campaign and Russia but fails to report events which actually took place
Indictment describes botched and amateur attempt to use social media, but no one in the Trump Campaign was involved
Maria Zakharova, the spokeswoman of Russia’s Foreign Ministry, has vigorously denied widespread Western media reports of ‘scores’ or even ‘hundreds’ of deaths of Russian mercenaries supposedly killed in...
Russia denies reports of 'scores' or 'hundreds' of Russians killed in US air raid east of Euphrates
On the heels of the Russia’s Central Bank’s decision on 12th February 2018 to cut its key rate from 7.75% to 7.50%, Rosstat, Russia’s state statistical...
Twelve days ago, shortly after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (‘CAS’) cleared 28 Russian athletes of the doping allegations which had been made against them,...
Position of leader who has dominated Israeli politics for decades threatened
As the two Koreas move closer US intransigence risks leaving the US out in the cold
Reports by US and Iraqi officials apparently confirm Moscow's claims that Russian air strike successfully targeted ISIS leader
Former Georgian leader, Odessa governor, bundled onto private jet and flown to Poland
Russian President warns Israeli leader against 'steps that could lead to a new round of confrontation'
As the giant Power of Siberia pipeline intended to transport natural gas from Yakutia and the Irkutsk areas of Russia to China approaches completion, with Gazprom saying...
Article in Global Times complains of irregular deliveries of gas from Central Asia; hinting at preference for Russian gas