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New York,  An “immediate de-escalation” of tensions is needed in the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea, the United Nations top political official has said, underlining the importance of “earnest attempts” to find a peaceful resolution to years of simmering conflict between Russia and Ukraine. more
UK says Russian intelligence GRU behind four cyber attacks

London: The United Kingdom has accused Russia's military intelligence service, GRU, of carrying out four high profile cyber attacks across the globe.

Russian jets cost China American sanctions

Washington/Beijing: China has been hit by fresh sanction from the United States of America, after the former purchased several fighter jets from Russia.

Trump warns Syria against carrying out strikes in Idlib; asks Russia, Iran to refrain

Washington: US President Donald Trump has threatened Syria against recklessly carrying out strikes in rebel-held Idlib province, while asking Russia and Iran to refrain from joining Assad ...

Skripal attack: US to impose fresh sanctions against Russia over use of Novichok agent

Washington/Moscow: The US has said that it will impose fresh sanctions on Russia over the latter's use of Novichok nerve agent in the attempted murder of double agent Sergei Skripal a ...

Trump believes Russia to be a threat: White House

Washington: Amidst confusion over comments made by President Donald Trump over the reported Russian involvement in US Presidential elections, the White House still believes that Moscow st ...

Trump cops severe criticism after defending Putin in Helsinki

Washington: US President Donald Trump has come under fire from his countrymen, following comments that he has no reason to suspect a Russian interference in the US elections.

Donald Trump blames US foolishness for poor ties with Russia

Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that America's ties with Moscow have "NEVER been worse", before his first ever summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Pu ...

Strong multilateral institutions key to tackling world’s dramatic challenges, UN chief says In Moscow

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 ...

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 ...