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New York: In Moscow on Thursday, Secretary-General António Guterres said multilateralism was vital to tackling climate change, terrorism and other dramatic challenges, and that the United Nations and Russia would continue working together to make global institutions stronger and better able to serve the public good. more
UN chief notes ‘with concern’ report holding Russia liable for downing airliner

New York: Following the conclusion of an investigation that holds Russia responsible for the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane in 2014, the United Nations chief said on Frida ...

Syrian terrorists relocating to Afghanistan, says Russian Defence Minister

Moscow/Kabul: Sounding alert, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu has reportedly said that militants from Syria are relocating to Afghanistan.

Putin, Assad meet in Sochi, discuss prevention of terrorism, bilateral ties

Sochi: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad held a summit on Thursday at Sochi, media reports said.

Israel disables major Gaza tunnel

Jerusalem: Israel said that it has destroyed a major tunnel which was dug up by militants to reach the state from the Gaza Strip.

Syria strike: Trump says mission accomplished, thanks France, Britain

Washington: US President Donald Trump has thanked allies France and the United Kingdom for launching a coordinated strike against Syria, in response to last week's alleged chemical at ...

Russia accuses US of putting international peace at risk

Moscow/Washington: Russia has warned the US over launching air strikes in Syria, saying that it could trigger a war between the two countries.

Syria chemical attack: US says all options are on the table

Washington: Responding to the alleged chemical attack in Syria's Damascus earlier this month, the US said that 'all options are on the table', according ton reports on Thursda ...

Syria chemical attack: Russia urges US to avoid military action

Moscow/Washington: Russia has warned the US against military action in Syria, in response to the alleged chemical attack which took place last week, reports said on Wednesday.

Russia advocates for fair investigation in Syria's alleged chemical attack

Moscow: Russia has invited for a fair investigation into the alleged Syrian chemical attack incident.