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Lebanon to ask Putin for help in fighting Deash

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will arrive in Moscow on September 11 to meet with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, Hariri revealed Tuesday in an interview to Sputnik. The Russian and Lebanese leaders are set to discuss a broad agenda, including the situation in Syria, Lebanon...

EU warns US following new Russia sanctions

EU Commission ready to take action to protect EU interests over latest US sanctions on Russia. The EU is going to act in accordance with in case the US not to indroduce anti-Russia sanctions, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Wednesday. https://twitter.com/BreakingVop/status/890166856652402688 The European Union is ready...

US votes new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea

US votes new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea
US House votes to approve new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, on Tuesday. The U.S. House voted to strengthen sanctions against Russia and rebuked President Donald Trump, whose campaign is being investigated for possible ties to Moscow, by preventing him from unilaterally lifting...

Kushner denies collusion with Russia

Kushner says his Russian contacts were few and insignificant
Jared Kushner on Monday firmly denied collusion with Russia during the 2016 election and said that his actions while serving on his father-in-law's campaign were "proper." "The record and documents I have voluntarily provided will show that all of my actions were proper and occurred...

New US sanctions to harm both nations, Russia

Russian officials have warned that a new round of sanctions by the United States against Russia will backfire as it harms the interests of both nations. https://twitter.com/VOP_Today/status/889221758716452864 Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday that Russia was carefully watching the course of events that could lead to...

Kushner says his Russian contacts were few and insignificant

Kushner says his Russian contacts were few and insignificant
Jared Kushner confirmed four contacts with Russians during his father-in-law’s presidential campaign or after the election, he said, but he described the encounters as unmemorable and denied colluding with the Russian government to help Donald Trump win. In the most consequential meeting, Kushner said he...

Above all, why Russia did not put a man on the Moon

Above all, why Russia did not put a man on the Moonvideo
Although the US won the race to the moon, if you’d been a betting person from the mid 1950’s to 1960’s, the chances are that you would have thought the Soviet Union had a very good chance of getting there first. So why didn’t Russia...

Hundreds rally to support internet freedoms in Moscow

Hundreds rally to support internet freedoms in Moscow
A public rally in support of internet freedom concluded in central Moscow Sunday without any incident, police said. Law enforcement placed the number of participants at around 800 people. The crowd spoke out against alleged governmental control and increased surveillance on online activity. The protest against...

Trump open to signing legislation toughening sanctions on Russia, WH

U.S. President Donald Trump was open to signing legislation toughening sanctions on Russia after Senate and House leaders reached agreement on a bill for stronger action against Moscow, told Reuters citing the White House to have said on Sunday. Congressional Democrats said on Saturday they had...

Russia pulled 3 divisions to the border, intended for quick offensive actions, General

Russia pulled 3 divisions to the border, intended for quick offensive actions, General
The Russian Federation has increased the military presence on the border with Ukraine by three motorized rifle divisions, which are essentially intended for rapid offensive actions. This was stated by the head of the General Staff, Viktor Muzhenko. According to him, the organizational-staff structure, armament, and...

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