Putin-Abe talks to boost Russian-Japanese relations
Oct20

Putin-Abe talks to boost Russian-Japanese relations

Negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have helped to boost the two countries’ relations, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said on Wednesday. Speaking at the opening of the exhibition devoted to the 60th anniversary of reestablishment of diplomatic ties between Russia and Japan, Morgulov reminded that 60 years ago the state of war was lifted, bilateral ties were...

Read More
Kremlin: Putin, Assad discuss situation around Aleppo
Oct20

Kremlin: Putin, Assad discuss situation around Aleppo

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with Syrian President Bashar Assad on Wednesday, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. “During the conversation, the two leaders discussed the situation around Aleppo in the context of a humanitarian pause and the situation in Syria as a whole,” he said. The conversation took place shortly before Putin’s talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel...

Read More
Putin ready to extend Aleppo truce as France, Germany up pressure
Oct20

Putin ready to extend Aleppo truce as France, Germany up pressure

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said today he was ready to prolong a unilateral cease-fire in Aleppo, after tough talks in Berlin where the leaders of Germany and France refused to rule out sanctions against Moscow. Putin said he told the European leaders that Russia was “intending to extend as far as possible” a halt to its air raids in Syria’s second city, in order to allow civilians and rebels to leave the...

Read More
Kremlin: Putin in talks on Mosul with Turkish, Iraqi leaders
Oct19

Kremlin: Putin in talks on Mosul with Turkish, Iraqi leaders

Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke by telephone with the leaders of Turkey and Iraq about battle for Mosul, where Iraqi forces are fighting to oust the Islamic State group, the Kremlin said today. Putin “wished the Iraqi army and its allies complete success in their objectives,” the Kremlin said in a statement on his conversations with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. He...

Read More
Putin: Relations between post-Soviet bloc states closer than between NATO counties
Oct17

Putin: Relations between post-Soviet bloc states closer than between NATO counties

Relations between the countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) are closer than between NATO countries, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday. “It doesn’t matter for us whether this or that former Soviet republic is a member of the CSTO or not. What matters for us is that we have special, history-rooted relations with all of those countries and these relations are much closer than relations...

Read More
Top

Pin It on Pinterest