5 August 2021
Readout from the @WhiteHouse of @POTUS call with the chancellor of Germany
[email protected]: "Every single ally expressed the same concerns. We're watching very closely, as we see very credible reports of this troop build-up in occupied Crimea & around Ukraine's borders . So we are right to be concerned about that. We know what happened last time"
Asked about the US National Intelligence Estimate's prediction the Taliban will retake more territory and the Afghan national defense will struggle, @SecBlinken doesn't argue it. He just keeps repeating variations on the theme that staying longer won't help that
3 month ago
Turkey says US cancels Black Sea deployment of two warships
Statement by @SecDef Lloyd Austin in Brussels to Russia that the territorial integrity of Ukraine must be respected: "The national security architecture, or team, will always present our president with a range of options"
President Biden and Chancellor Merkel in a phone call agreeed that Russia have to reduce its troops on the Ukrainian border
3 month ago
Merkel, Biden agree to coordinate on Nato military presence in Afghanistan
3 month ago
CIA says Russia Military Build-Up is now *Enough* to Carry Military Incursions into Ukraine.
3 month ago
Khamenei: Nevertheless, when it comes to making decisions, the same Europeans follow the U.S. Because they don't have any true independence and the U.S. is an aggressor too. The suggestions they make are often arrogant and degrading, thus they aren't even worth looking at
3 month ago
Khamenei: The US is not after accepting the truth through negotiations. Rather, it seeks to impose its false words. The Europeans have also confessed in some private meetings with our officials that Iran is in the right, & they acknowledge our policy that sanctions must be removed first
3 month ago
Russia has gathered 110,000 troops on Ukraine's eastern borders - Defense Minister Taran
3 month ago
Lavrov in a telephone conversation with the OSCE Chairman expressed concern about the escalation of the conflict at Donbass - Russian Foreign Ministry
3 month ago
NATO bears direct responsibility for the deterioration of the situation in Donbass - Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Alexander Grushko
3 month ago
Russia says US troop pullout from Afghanistan by September risks 'escalation'
Andrzej Pisalnik, a journalist and activist of the Union of Poles in Belarus, and his wife were detained in Hrodna
Video of fire at the military camp near Boguchar, Voronezh region yesterday3 month ago
Video of fire at the military camp near Boguchar, Voronezh region yesterday
3 month ago
President Erdogan made a statement about the Canal Istanbul Project, "It has nothing to do with the Montreux Convention anytime soon. We are bringing in a work where we fully establish our independence and our sovereignty."
Occupation authorities in parts of Luhansk region cancelled preparations for 9th May parade and put all emergency services on alert
3 month ago
Denmark: We will use the AstraZeneca vaccine if the health system is under pressure from a third wave of Coronavirus
3 month ago
France, Britain and Germany say they are concerned by Iran's moves to enrich uranium up to 60%
3 month ago
Minsk says that the intelligence centers of the West deployed near the borders of Belarus and the Russian Federation.
3 month ago
Training centers for sabotage and reconnaissance units, which may be preparing to commit terrorist attacks in Russia and other countries, deployed in Ukraine with the support of the West - Secretary of the Security Council Patrushev
Military echelon filmed in Shakhty of Rostov region
Police officers block street at parliament side entrance in #Yerevan (LIVE)
3 month ago
Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Patrushev accused U.S., NATO, some countries of EU, Ukraine in anti-Russian actions and a threat of terrorist attacks in occupied Sevastopol and Crimea
3 month ago
An official from Russia finally spoke at the OSCE permanent council today. Said that they are not conducting any military activity, about which they need to provide information according to the Vienna document
Video of military convoy reportedly from Rostov region3 month ago
Video of military convoy reportedly from Rostov region
Vehicles belonging to the Russian Military Police return to their base in Tal Ajar after their withdrawal yesterday
3 month ago
Small crowd attacked police with petrol bombs when they attended scene of man shot in both legs at Meenan Drive in Derry last night
Another tactical formation of the Ground Forces arrived in Voronezh. The 35th separate guards motorized rifle brigade with the Aleysk deployment location was seen on the video that appeared on April 13. The route, like many other military echelons, is Maslovka station3 month ago
Another tactical formation of the Ground Forces arrived in Voronezh. The 35th separate guards motorized rifle brigade with the Aleysk deployment location was seen on the video that appeared on April 13. The route, like many other military echelons, is Maslovka station
NATO Secretary-General: Russia must stop its provocations and the military build-up and reduce tension on the border with Ukraine
US Secretary of State: It is time for US forces to return from Afghanistan
Blinken: We have achieved our goals of the intervention in Afghanistan and it is time to withdraw the troops
Romania's PM, Florin Citu, today dismissed Vlad Voiculescu as Minister of Health after a series of blunders that included the deaths of three COVID19 patients
3 month ago
US Secretary of State: We will work for a safe exit for NATO forces from Afghanistan
3 month ago
The Ukrainian military near the Crimea conducted exercises with tanks and artillery - Ukrainian Armed Forces
Secretary General @JensStoltenberg welcomes US Secretary of State @SecBlinken to NATO Headquarters
3 month ago
Berlin: The Iranian file was discussed at a meeting between the foreign ministers of Germany, France, Britain and America
Prime Minister of Greece: Agreement with the Libyan government to resume maritime border demarcation talks immediately
3 month ago
Germany: A meeting will be held with the United States, France and Britain on the status of forces in Afghanistan
3 month ago
North Macedonia's ex secret police chief Saso Mijalkov was convicted of the illicit purchase of surveillance equipment and sentenced to eight years in prison
US court sentenced a Montenegrin citizen, Vladimir Penda, to five years and 10 months' prison in connection with nearly 18,000 kg of cocaine seized from a Liberian registered shipping vessel in Philadelphia in 2019
3 month ago
Commander of the Southern Military District arrived in Crimea to check the combat readiness of troops
3 month ago
Police are appealing for information after a man in his 20s was shot in the leg in a paramilitary style assault in Derry last night
3 month ago
In Belarus, a Minsk district court fined a local woman $990 for wearing red and white clothes during a walk in central Minsk on 25 March, Freedom Day
Poland is pushing for more EU sanctions on Russia for the underming of the territorial integrity of Ukraine. 7 other EU member states support this position so far
3 month ago
A 29 year old woman pedestrian's been hospitalised after being struck by a vehicle outside Ballymena. The collision happened on the Woodtown Road yesterday morning. A blue Ford Fiesta may've been involved and police are keen to hear from anyone who has dash cam footage
3 month ago
Black Sea: Us Navy EP-3E Orion RL18; NATO RQ-4D Global Hawk UAVGH000; Turkish Navy ATR C-72-600TMPA MARTI71
Photos from GNA/GNU video purportedly showing a pair of LNA/Russian PMC MiG-29 flying over (supposedly) central Libya/out of Jufra Airbase3 month ago
Photos from GNA/GNU video purportedly showing a pair of LNA/Russian PMC MiG-29 flying over (supposedly) central Libya/out of Jufra Airbase
3 month ago
In Belarus, two bloggers were sentenced to three years in prison for videos on YouTube with "calls for protests" and "insulting riot policemen"
3 month ago
A man in his 20s has been shot in the leg in a "paramilitary style" shooting in Derry overnight. Police say the incident took place in the Meenan Drive area of the Bogside shortly after 10:30pm SDLP leader Colum Eastwood says these attacks need to stop
NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan likely in September: German minister
3 month ago
The US Ambassador to Moscow has been invited today by Russian Presidential Aide Ushakov, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
3 month ago
Kremlin has informed U.S. Ambassador Sullivan that if U.S. to impose sanctions on Russia, after Biden's call to improve relations, there will be harsh reaction from Moscow
In Tambov, an administrative building at local thermal power plant collapsed3 month ago
In Tambov, an administrative building at local thermal power plant collapsed
3 month ago
Joint Forces Operation: 5 ceasefire violations yesterday. 1 Ukrainian soldier was killed, 3 wounded
3 month ago
Germany accuses Russia of seeking provocation with its troop build-up along the border with Ukraine "My impression is that the Russian side is trying everything to provoke a reaction," German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer says
3 month ago
Russian warships went on exercises in the Black Sea - Black Sea Fleet
Lukashenka met with Aliyev in Baku3 month ago
Lukashenka met with Aliyev in Baku
3 month ago
Armenia and Russia discuss the possibility of creating a stronghold of the Russian military base in the Syunik region in the south of the republic - Pashinyan
3 month ago
Pashinyan stated in parliament that the basis of Armenia's security is a military alliance with the Russian Federation. He noted that Armenia and Russia are discussing the possibility of expanding the capabilities of the 102nd Russian military base, as well as the creation of a branch of this base in Syunik region.
3 month ago
Putin signed a decree on the dismissal of high-ranking officers of the Russian Guard. Relieved of their posts: Deputy Director Yuri Babkin, Commander of the Joint Group of Troops (Forces) for CTO in the North Caucasus Vasily Fedoruk, Head of the Contract and Legal Department Alexander Shkolnikov.
2 Algerian IL-76s traveling to Russia3 month ago
2 Algerian IL-76s traveling to Russia
Russian troops have completely pulled out of three military bases: Til Rifaat, Til Ajjar and Minnegh air base. They have gathered in their main base in Wahshiya village next to Berxwedan IDP Camp but they have not yet left the Shehba enclave
3 month ago
Russia has demonstrated it can cause damage to infrastructure during a crisis & Moscow has been targeting critical infrastructure "including underwater cables and industrial control systems" in the U.S. and in allied countries, the IC report notes
Pentagon again says there are no plans to send US warships to the Black Sea following reports from Turkey that the US alerted it otherwise. Russia using the false report to justify military build up on border with Ukraine
Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has difficulty speaking, loses more weight, wife says
3 month ago
France: We need a unified American, Russian, Chinese, and European coordination after Iran raises the level of uranium enrichment
Security Service of Ukraine launched big counter-terrorism drill in Kharkiv region. To last before the end of May3 month ago
Security Service of Ukraine launched big counter-terrorism drill in Kharkiv region. To last before the end of May
Southern Military District aircraft, including Su-34 from the 559th Bomber Aviation regiment based in Morozovsk, have redeployed for an exercise with the Black Sea Fleet's naval aviation as part of the control check, including Su-27SM, Su-30SM, and Su-24M3 month ago
Southern Military District aircraft, including Su-34 from the 559th Bomber Aviation regiment based in Morozovsk, have redeployed for an exercise with the Black Sea Fleet's naval aviation as part of the control check, including Su-27SM, Su-30SM, and Su-24M
3 month ago
Putin discussed with President of Finland situation in Ukraine
The Moldovan Foreign Ministry is requesting permission to arrest Ukraine's military attache
3 month ago
A US intelligence report: Stability in Libya depends on Turkey and Russia respecting the ceasefire
3 month ago
AFP: The International Atomic Energy Agency confirms Tehran's intention to increase uranium enrichment
3 month ago
"We're not looking for an establishment of trust as much as predictability" in the US relationship with Russia, says @PressSec
White House: Washington can cooperate with Russia on Iran's nuclear file and other issues related to arms
3 month ago
"We certainly expect the relationship with Russia will remain a challenge," says @PressSec after today's @POTUS call with Putin. "We are just at the early stages of discussions" of a face-to-face meeting between the two leaders
3 month ago
Iran nuclear talks in Vienna 'postponed for one day': Russian diplomat
3 month ago
The Latvian Foreign Ministry sent a protest to the Russian Embassy in connection with information that the Russian military attaché Ushakov held a quarantine party
More movement from Pskov to Simferopol. 76th Air Assault Division. Screenshot from video taken at Shakhty, Rostov Oblast
Today in a phone call with Russia President Putin, @POTUS voiced our concerns over the sudden Russian military build-up in occupied Crimea and on Ukraine's borders, and called on Russia to de-escalate tensions, says the @WhiteHouse3 month ago
Today in a phone call with Russia President Putin, @POTUS "voiced our concerns over the sudden Russian military build-up in occupied Crimea and on Ukraine's borders, and called on Russia to de-escalate tensions," says the @WhiteHouse
Former Navy SEAL Adm. and JSOC commander who planned bin Laden raid tells @DanaPerino Russian forces massing on Ukraine's border is the "first big test" for Biden administration. Bill McRaven calls Russia the "greatest concern right now"
3 month ago
[email protected] issues assessment on Worldwide Threats a day before intel chiefs testify before lawmakers "Beijing, Moscow, Tehran, & Pyongyang have demonstrated the capability & intent to advance their interests at the expense of the UnitedStates.despite the pandemic"
"Secretary Blinken affirmed the United States' unwavering support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russia's ongoing aggression. The Secretary expressed concern about Russia's deliberate actions to escalate tensions with Ukraine
Russian Air Force Tupolev Tu-204-300 RSD045 inbound Sevastopol Crimea
3 month ago
Top U.S. general in Europe "very concerned" about Russian military buildup outside Ukraine. "It mirrors the size and scope and scale of the infiltration of forces that occurred back in 2014 [annexation of Crimea]." Gen. Tod Wolters warns Senate panel
US provision of supplies, defensive weapons to Ukraine "have been very helpful", as have training teams that have been sent to help train Ukraine's forces, per @US_EUCOM's Gen Wolters
[email protected]_EUCOM commander Gen. Wolters says he is "very excited" about the additional 500 troops @SecDef announced are heading to Germany. Says the soldiers will "improve our ability in all domains" and "increase our ability to deter”
Ukraine FM Dmytro Kuleba:Good to be meeting my colleague and friend @SecBlinken in Brussels as Russia continues its dangerous buildup and belligerent rhetoric. We need to discourage Moscow from further escalation, including by making clear that the cost of any new military adventure would be too high
Military echelon filmed in Voronezh region
3 month ago
Belarusian Ministry of Defense claims unidentified aircraft from Poland briefly violated Belarusian state border yesterday at 8:45pm. Polish defense attache summoned
3 month ago
In Belarus, the KGB security service said that they held political analyst Feduta in detention. Feduta disappeared in Moscow, Russia, yesterday - probably he was kidnapped
USAF E4 Nightwatch TITAN25 (Sec. Def.Lloyd J. Austin III) departed Berlin3 month ago
USAF E4 Nightwatch TITAN25 (Sec. Def.Lloyd J. Austin III) departed Berlin
Transfer of military equipment filmed in Rostov-na-Donu
Police detained Navalny's coordinator in St. Petersburg Irina Fatyanova in the office
3 month ago
Belarus has banned the import and distribution of certain Nivea products, experts have identified a number of violations
3 month ago
Pashinyan gathered the Security Council. The meeting participants discussed issues related to the formation and strengthening of the security environment around Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh, as well as regional processes
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister: Our forces on the border with Ukraine are on a training mission
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister: We have taken measures to counter the military threat to NATO forces
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister Shoigu: The United States and NATO are transferring troops to the borders of European Russia, the main combat potential in the Black Sea region and the Baltic. 40 thousand soldiers and 15 thousand pieces of equipment, including strategic aviation, will be deployed near Russia and in the Arctic
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister Shoigu: all combat readiness checks activities are scheduled to be completed within 2 weeks
3 month ago
The Russian government will allocate 70 million rubles for the assessment of drinking water reserves in the Sea of Azov
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister Shoigu: two armies and three airborne divisions were deployed to the western borders of Russia to carry out combat training tasks as part of a combat readiness test
3 month ago
In Ivanovo, the FSB detained a supporter of the Tablighi Jamaat religious organization
Ukrainian FM Kuleba: Ukraine is not part of the Russian world and never will be
NSDC Secretary Danilov at meeting with EU envoys: Ukraine has no plans to liberate occupied territories with military means. And it is Russia who wages informational  war in Ukraine and Europe stating otherwise3 month ago
NSDC Secretary Danilov at meeting with EU envoys: Ukraine has no plans to liberate occupied territories with military means. And it is Russia who wages informational war in Ukraine and Europe stating otherwise
3 month ago
Peskov: Russia always responded when threatened, but never posed a threat itself
RUAF strategic bombers noted airborne
President Zelensky submitted to Verkhovna Rada draft law on the dissolution of Kyiv District Administrative court3 month ago
President Zelensky submitted to Verkhovna Rada draft law on the dissolution of Kyiv District Administrative court
President Duterte has spoken on the phone with Russian President Putin, according to Senator Bong Go.
NATO Sec Gen @jensstoltenberg will chair a joint meeting of foreign and defense ministers tomorrow (Weds), virtual with @SecBlinken and @SecDef Austin at NATO headquarters
Russian security services arrested professor of Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology Valeriy Golubkin and charged him with high treason. Golubkin studied hypersonic technologies
3 month ago
FSB director convened Russian counter-terrorism committee to discus terrorist threats in Southern Federal District and security of Kerch bridge
3 month ago
US to station 500 more military personnel in Germany: defense secretary
US Navy P8 Poseidon AE683C patrolling off the coast of #Syria
3 month ago
"Kamaz" and two tankers caught fire in the industrial zone of Omsk, where the largest oil refinery in Russia is located
3 month ago
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister: The information about the appearance of Turkish drones in southeastern Ukraine is concerning
3 month ago
US Secretary of Defense: The United States will increase the number of its troops in Germany
3 month ago
U.S's Secretary of Defense: Enhancing the mission of American forces in Europe is essential to meet the ongoing challenges
Act now to stop Russian aggression, Ukrainian FM  @DmytroKuleba urges NATO & partners.  He says the international community has all tools available to make Moscow withdraw. He reminds that pre-2014 it was unthinkable that Moscow would invade Ukraine & annex Crimea3 month ago
"Act now" to stop Russian aggression, Ukrainian FM @DmytroKuleba urges NATO & partners. He says the international community has "all tools available" to make Moscow withdraw. He reminds that pre-2014 it was "unthinkable" that Moscow would invade Ukraine & annex Crimea
3 month ago
Kremlin's spokesperson Peskov has not ruled out disconnecting Russia from Western payment systems
3 month ago
Russia accuses US, NATO of turning Ukraine into 'powder keg'
3 month ago
Kremlin: Russian experts' aggressive rhetoric on Ukraine has nothing to do with the official position
NATO chief Stoltenberg calls on Russia to stop deployment of military forces near Ukraine border
NATO: We have increased our military, naval and air capabilities in the Black and Baltic seas
Ukrainian Foreign Minister: Russia is undermining our defense capabilities
NATO Secretary General: We affirm our support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity, and we are working to develop its military capabilities through maneuvers and training
President Zelensky called today's urgent meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission, says Foreign Minister @DmytroKuleba, using its mechanism for convening to discuss a crisis response. Kuleba says Kyiv doesn't want war, but warns Moscow a conflict would be costly for it
NATO chief @jensstoltenberg with Ukrainian FM @DmytroKuleba: NATO is "seriously concerned" by largest massing of Russian "combat-ready troops" which he calls "unjustified" and "unexplained." He calls on Russia to end provocations. "NATO stands with Ukraine," he adds
3 month ago
Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs blames Ukraine and The West in the possible escalation between Ukraine and Russia
The European Court of Human Rights has called for the immediate release of jailed Turkish author Ahmet Altan as it announced its judgment on Tuesday. The court ruled that Turkey violated Altan's right to a fair trial, freedom of expression, right to liberty and security3 month ago
The European Court of Human Rights has called for the immediate release of jailed Turkish author Ahmet Altan as it announced its judgment on Tuesday. The court ruled that Turkey violated Altan's right to a fair trial, freedom of expression, right to liberty and security
RAF RC-135W Rivet Joint RRR7242 en route to the Black Sea3 month ago
RAF RC-135W Rivet Joint RRR7242 en route to the Black Sea
3 month ago
Russia will not abandon the protection of the Russian-speaking population, despite the statements of the United States - Russian Foreign Ministry
3 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry: the United States is our adversary
3 month ago
In Belarus, the KGB security service detained Ryhor Kastusiou, the head of the Belarusian Popular Front (BNF), one of the oldest parties in the country. Lukashenka's repressions continue
3 month ago
Azerbaijan has no territorial claims against Armenia - Aliyev
3 month ago
Joint Forces operation: 17 ceasefire violations yesterday, 1 Ukrainian soldier was killed
3 month ago
Russia Foreign Ministry: Moscow warns the US military should stay away from Russia and Crimea, the risks of incidents are very high
Lavrov: We have a strong and long-standing relationship with Iran
3 month ago
Ukraine has again called the OSCE meeting due to the deployment of Russian troops at the border
3 month ago
The United States should deploy Patriot SAMs in Ukraine, - Head of Office of President Yermak
Military echelon filmed on Kerch bridge towards Crimea3 month ago
Military echelon filmed on Kerch bridge towards Crimea
US Department of State: Troubled by reports that Russian authorities in Crimea tortured @RFERL freelance journalist Vladislav Yesypenko to coerce his confession. We call for his release, and for Russia to cease its reprisals against independent voices in Crimea
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