21 January 2022
U.S. F-15s landed in Campia Turzii, Romania, to operate side by side with Italian, Romanian allies to protect & safeguard allied airspace recently. This deployment  enhances relationships & improves interoperability with allies in the Black Sea Region1 month ago
U.S. F-15s landed in Campia Turzii, Romania, to operate side by side with Italian, Romanian allies to protect & safeguard allied airspace recently. This deployment enhances relationships & improves interoperability with allies in the Black Sea Region
No plans for another @POTUS-Putin meeting, according to @SecBlinken
"We are in absolute solidarity, coordination, consultation with allies and partners," says @SecBlinken on Russia
"Massive consequences" for Russia if it engages in further aggression against Ukraine, adds @SecBlinken
"We're engaged in diplomacy and deterrence at the same time," says @SecBlinken, replying to @mitchellreports about the continuing buildup by Russia around Ukraine
1 month ago
Avalanche in South Ossetia: 2 of 4 rescued Russian servicemen died in hospital. Search operation is ongoing for the last one
Belavia flight B2755 Minsk-Tashkent returning to Minsk after technical malfunction1 month ago
Belavia flight B2755 Minsk-Tashkent returning to Minsk after technical malfunction
1 month ago
Putin with Russian Security Council discussed draft of state policy in the field of aviation
Chancellor @OlafScholz said in a telephone conversation with Russian President Putin today that he is concerned about the situation in and around Ukraine. De-escalation is urgently needed1 month ago
Chancellor @OlafScholz said in a telephone conversation with Russian President Putin today that he is concerned about the situation in and around Ukraine. De-escalation is urgently needed
The Baltic states have declared their readiness to provide military assistance to Ukraine
1 month ago
If Iran continues their nuclear process at the current pace there are "some weeks left but not much more than that, at which point the conclusion will be there's no deal to be revived," @USEnvoyIran tells @BeckyCNN
One of the most northerly towns on Planet Earth (Qaanaaq, Greenland) at latitude 77.3N rose to a staggering +8.3°C today. The sun set in late October and will not rise here until 13 February 2022. Today marks the Winter Solstice
Five Russian soldiers were hit by an avalanche in occupied South Ossetia near south entrance of Roksky tunnel. 3 rescued, search operation for 2 more ongoing
1 month ago
Gazprom has completed construction of the Sakhalin - Khabarovsk - Vladivostok gas pipeline in the section from Komsomolsk-on-Amur to Khabarovsk, the holding said.
1 month ago
Chancellor Scholz discussed Ukraine in phone call with Putin
Gazprom has not booked any volumes of Yamal-Europe pipeline for a 2nd day in a row
1 month ago
Belarusian nuclear watchdog Gosatomnadzor decided to issue a license to the BelNPP to launch the 2nd power unit
Belarusian and Russian military aircraft patrolled the border of Belarus again1 month ago
Belarusian and Russian military aircraft patrolled the border of Belarus again
1 month ago
Tensions between local opposition and police in Sukhumi, occupied Abkhazia
1 month ago
Macron had a telephone conversation with Putin, discussed the situation in Ukraine - Elysee Palace
1 month ago
Riots in Sukhumi - Abkhazian opposition led supporters to parliament, they blame the authorities for the failure of the fight against coronavirus, the energy crisis and the persecution of opponents
Kola, Barents, and White Sea NOTAM/PRIP update.  The large Barents area has been extended to the 23rd - 27/28th. The PRIP closes large parts of the Barents and White Seas.  Relate this to upcoming NORFLT activity.  NOTAM for Pechenga-area also indicates 200th and 61st activity1 month ago
Kola, Barents, and White Sea NOTAM/PRIP update. The large Barents area has been extended to the 23rd - 27/28th. The PRIP closes large parts of the Barents and White Seas. Relate this to upcoming NORFLT activity. NOTAM for Pechenga-area also indicates 200th and 61st activity
Supporters of Mikheil Saakashvili have gathered outside the Georgian Parliament in Tbilisi demanding his release. The former president, currently recovering from a hunger strike at the Gori Military Hospital, turned 54 today.   Photo: @mari_nikuradze⁠/OC Media1 month ago
Supporters of Mikheil Saakashvili have gathered outside the Georgian Parliament in Tbilisi demanding his release. The former president, currently recovering from a hunger strike at the Gori Military Hospital, turned 54 today. Photo: @mari_nikuradze⁠/OC Media
1 month ago
Germany's chancellor Scholz: I spoke to China's pres. Xi about the deepening of our bilateral partnership
1 month ago
Putin signed a law prohibiting the heads of regions of the Russian Federation to be called presidents
1 month ago
UK Brexit minister Truss: if we can't reach an agreed solution, we remain prepared to trigger article 16
1 month ago
A former mayor, municipal directors and heads of private companies were arrested this morning in Kosovo over alleged illegal construction of villas at a tourist resort in Brezovica
1 month ago
[email protected]: The United States is closely following the case against former President Poroshenko. Crucial that process and outcome be based on the rule of law, not politics
"We are prepared" to discuss some of the proposals Russia delivered on her recent trip to Moscow, says A/S @KDonfried, reiterating that would be in multilateral formats. She says Moscow knows some of the demands are completely unacceptable
Asked about the speed at which Moscow may face sanctions in case of further aggression against Ukraine, State Dept A/S @KDonfried says the international community has been "explicit" about its warning to the Kremlin that "we are poised to move in a dramatic way" in that case
In response to Russia's preference to discuss its new security demands with Washington bilaterally, State Dept A/S Karen Donfried insists, "We will do that with the alliance of 30"
The US has continued to provide defensive weapons to Ukraine, as recently as last week, says State Dept A/S Karen Donfried. "Should Russia decide to further invade Ukraine," she adds, the US is willing to provide equipment "above and beyond" that already delivered
"We continue to be deeply concerned about the Russian military presence on Ukraine's borders," says State Dept A/S Donfried, but said she had no information on whether Russia continues to add forces
"Let me be clear," says Asst Sec Karen Donfried in a message to both the Kremlin and allies. "There will be no talks on European security without Europe." On her recent trip to Moscow, Donfried was the recipient of the document laying out Russian demands for security guarantees
1 month ago
A crowd of several hundred people protested against the OpenBalkans initiative and the presence of Serbia's Vucic in Albania. The crowd tore down and burned a Serbian flag. Serbian PM Brnabić: "The protests certainly had support from Belgrade"
NATO's Stoltenberg says I intend to call a NATO-Russia council meeting as soon as possible in the year
NATO Sec. Gen. Stoltenberg: we will not compromise on Ukraine's right to choose its own path
NATO Sec Gen Stoltenberg gives an update to the status of Russian forces near the border with Ukraine. "The buildup continues"
Despite pleas for de-escalation, NATO secretary general Jens Stoltenberg warns Russia's military buildup on Ukraine's border continues
1 month ago
Fire at barracks at military unit in Mosrentgen near Moscow
1 month ago
Putin: once U.S. have hypersonic weapons, it will be deployed in Ukraine
Ukrainian President: We want a specific time frame next year on the date of Ukraine's accession to NATO
1 month ago
Russia will not be happy if Western partners want to "blabber" talks on security guarantees - Putin
1 month ago
Putin says the United States destroyed Yugoslavia without any rights to this and the entered Iraq and Syria: they do what they want
1 month ago
Putin denies that Russian proposal on security guarantees is an ultimatume
1 month ago
Shoigu: the first air regiment of MiG-31 fighters with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles has been created in Russia
1 month ago
It's propaganda
Russian Defense Minister claims that U.S. Private military companies are preparing provocation with Chemical substances in Eastern Ukraine
1 month ago
Russian Minister Shoigu claims that in the Donetsk region there are more than 120 employees of American PMCs who equip firing positions, train Ukrainian special forces
1 month ago
Russian Defense Minister Shoigu: about 8 thousand U.S. troops have been deployed in Eastern Europe
1 month ago
Putin doubts if Russian security guarantees proposals adopted, U.S. will abide them
1 month ago
Putin at Ministry of Defense meeting blames U.S. for tensions in Europe
Putin: we will take adequate military-technical measures in response to unfriendly steps by the United States, we have the right
1 month ago
Putin questions why the West in the 90s needed to support separatism in the Caucasus with the help of militants
1 month ago
Putin: if the NATO infrastructure moves further and appears in Ukraine, the flight time of missiles will be reduced to 7-10 minutes, and hypersonic weapons - to 5
1 month ago
Traffic through the Bosphorus is stopped due to a tanker accident
1 month ago
Belarus, Poland block UN access to border in migrant crisis
1 month ago
Big fire at Lenta mall in Tomsk
1 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry on the possibility of deploying nuclear weapons in Belarus: all options will be considered if NATO refuses to discuss security guarantees
1 month ago
Foreign Ministry: Russia does not see the need at this stage to involve Ukraine in negotiations on security guarantees
Sentinel-1 SAR-imagery of the Postoyalye Dvory training ground, east of Kursk, at 0346z this morning.  There has been an increase of equipment here since the 12th. The southern area now have 2 x similar sized vehicle-parks.   No significant radar echo from the northern camp area1 month ago
Sentinel-1 SAR-imagery of the Postoyalye Dvory training ground, east of Kursk, at 0346z this morning. There has been an increase of equipment here since the 12th. The southern area now have 2 x similar sized vehicle-parks. No significant radar echo from the northern camp area
1 month ago
Joint Forces Operation: 4 ceasefire violations yesterday. 2 Ukrainian servicemen wounded as result of explosion of unknown device
US Army Lasai CL600 ARTEMIS N488CR orbiting over Georgia1 month ago
US Army Lasai CL600 ARTEMIS N488CR orbiting over Georgia
1 month ago
Polish Border Guards: yesterday, 26 people tried to cross the Belarus-Poland border - since the beginning of August, this is the lowest number of daily attempts to illegally cross the Polish border. In the section protected by the Border Guard post in Białowieża, a group of 10 foreigners forcibly assaulted the border
1 month ago
Moscow will not allow under any circumstances the deployment of NATO infrastructure in Ukraine and Georgia, - the head of the Russian delegation at the Vienna talks on arms control Gavrilov
Gazprom has not book any volumes for Yamal-Europe pipeline for Tuesday. Possible will work in reverse flow mode
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky 636.3 diesel-electric submarine that recently reached its Pacific deployment area (first of six) had a live fire exercise hitting a 1000 km away land target with a Kalibr cruise missile from the Sea of Japan(East Sea)
1 month ago
Shots fired, 13 rounds heard at 13200 S Langley.
Dual US-Bosnian citizen charged with providing material support to ISIS 31yo Mirsad Hariz Adem Ramic of Bowling Green Kentucky -alleged to have attended an ISIS training camp in Syria- was deported from Turkey to the US last week, per @TheJusticeDept
1 month ago
Maduro has been denied control of $1.9 billion of Venezuelan gold stored at the Bank of England. The UK a Supreme Court ruled that "Mr Maduro is not recognised as president of Venezuela for any purpose". The case will now be referred back to the high court
"Servicemen of the Novorossiysk airborne assault mountain formation conducted night shooting exercises at the "Raevsky" training ground in the Krasnodar Territory"
A Russian businessman was extradited to the US this weekend from Switzerland to face charges in an insider trading scheme worth tens of millions of dollars for allegedly hacking into US computer networks, per DOJ @ChrisCarrega & @snlyngaas report
Russian national Vladislav Klyushin was extradited to the U.S. from Switzerland and is charged, along with four other Russians, for his alleged role in a global conspiracy to obtain unauthorized access to U.S. networks to commit wire and securities fraud
Pentagon sent an assessment team to Ukraine to evaluate Kyiv's air defense needs earlier this month, spox John Kirby said
White House National Security Advisor @JakeSullivan46 tells his Russian counterpart that the U.S. is ready to engage in diplomacy. He added that "progress can only occur in an environment of de-escalation rather than escalation
1 month ago
Armenia, through the mediation of the Russian Federation, returned to Azerbaijan two servicemen detained at the Armenian-Azerbaijani border on December 18
US National Security Adviser: We told Russia that any dialogue should address US concerns and be conducted in coordination with our allies
1 month ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has defended the picture in The Guardian which shows the Prime Minister and staff drinking wine in the Downing Street garden during lockdown last year - he says the picture was a "meeting of people at work talking about work"
State Department has raised the warning level for Ukrainian travel to level 4. "Reports that Russia is planning for significant military action against Ukraine. Conditions are unpredictable and could deteriorate with little notice"
Germany: A truck crashed into a US Army military column near Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz in Bavaria. 8 people were taken to hospital1 month ago
Germany: A truck crashed into a US Army military column near Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz in Bavaria. 8 people were taken to hospital
1 month ago
Boris Johnson confirms he is looking at restrictions in order to get OMICRON under control
G7 foreign ministers issue statement reiterating their call on China to act in accordance with the Sino-British Joint Declaration and respect fundamental rights and freedoms in HongKong1 month ago
G7 foreign ministers issue statement reiterating their call on China to act in accordance with the Sino-British Joint Declaration and respect fundamental rights and freedoms in HongKong
1 month ago
The Russian Foreign Ministry: If the West adopts military options to pressure us politically, we have what is appropriate to neutralize the threat
1 month ago
The Russian Foreign Ministry: If NATO ignores our proposals and resorts to the military method, we will respond in kind with all our capabilities
Two women taken hostage in a store in the 12th arrondissement of Paris1 month ago
Two women taken hostage in a store in the 12th arrondissement of Paris
Russia's military buildup on its border with Ukraine is a threat to the entire region, and Allies cannot condone Moscow's attempts to recreate zones of influence, Lithuania's President said while attending the Lublin Triangle meeting in Ukraine
1 month ago
Russia declares 2 German diplomats persona non-grata
Pas-de-Calais: A truck driver dies after being assaulted by migrants; Victim died of cardiac arrest minutes after being struck
While the students were holding a forum at Boğaziçi University, a large number of detention vehicles were brought in front of the campus gate. Students made a statement after the forum: We will build the path to the life we deserve together.1 month ago
While the students were holding a forum at Boğaziçi University, a large number of detention vehicles were brought in front of the campus gate. Students made a statement after the forum: "We will build the path to the life we deserve together.
1 month ago
Aide to the President of the Russian Federation Yuri Ushakov held another telephone conversation with the Assistant to the President of the United States for National Security Jake Sullivan - Kremlin
Ukraine's Bureau of Investigation has confirmed that former President Poroshenko is suspected of treason and assisting a terrorist organization1 month ago
Ukraine's Bureau of Investigation has confirmed that former President Poroshenko is suspected of treason and assisting a terrorist organization
Russian Air Force Ilyushin Il-96-300PU RSD96024 airborne command post holding off the coast of Sochi1 month ago
Russian Air Force Ilyushin Il-96-300PU RSD96024 airborne command post holding off the coast of Sochi
Villeneuve-Saint-Georges: A man stabbed to death, three squatters in an irregular situation indicted and imprisoned. The victim's body was found in the street
France: We expect an increase in coronavirus infections among children due to the Omicron modification
Dutch prosecution says that the Buk missile entered Ukraine from Russia via a border crossing at Severny, on the night of July 16-17, 2014
1 month ago
British Chargé d'Affaires summoned to the Belarusian Foreign Ministry to hand over a demand of a thorough investigation of the attack on the Belarusian embassy
1 month ago
The Belarusian Foreign Ministry says that the Belarusian embassy in London was attacked yesterday, 1 diplomat was seriously injured
1 month ago
The State Bureau of Investigation charged the former president of Ukraine Poroshenko with the treason in the so-called "coal case", - Olexander Turchinov at an urgent press conference
Ukraine's president Zelenskyi calls to impose 'preventive' santions on Russia to deter it from further aggression. 'There should be powerful, serious preventive sanctions in order to exclude a scenario of [Russian] escalation in any region, because this not only concerns Ukraine'
Day-ahead electricity prices across much of Europe set fresh and frightening record highs. Germany jumps to an incredible €431 per MWh. At current prices, energy-intensive industries will rather shut down and re-sell their power on the spot market1 month ago
Day-ahead electricity prices across much of Europe set fresh and frightening record highs. Germany jumps to an incredible €431 per MWh. At current prices, energy-intensive industries will rather shut down and re-sell their power on the spot market
1 month ago
Finland: Attic of Meira coffee roastery is burning in Helsinki's Vallila district. Building has been evacuated, no reports of injuries. Lots of smoke in area
Ukranian Air Force Ilyushin IL-76MD 76697 airborne from Kosovo1 month ago
Ukranian Air Force Ilyushin IL-76MD 76697 airborne from Kosovo
1 month ago
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a meeting in Tbilisi with his Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili as part of his working visit
1 month ago
A truck crashed into several military vehicles on the A3 in the Neumarkt district. The vehicles caught fire and several members of the US armed forces were injured, a police spokesman said. Assume an accident and not an attack
[email protected] @AndrzejDuda at the meeting of the Lublin Triangle: Today, the security of Ukraine and the region is of fundamental importance. Neighbors and NATO should show determination to strengthen Ukraine
Dutch Prosecution has moved on to discussing Russian interference. "There are clear indications that Russian security services have attempted to disrupt the investigation into the downing of MH17," he says
Meetings of the heads of Lublin Triangle is underway @AndrzejDuda @ZelenskyyUa @GitanasNauseda. Ukraine got a very clear signal: Poland and Lithuania will continue to actively work towards its membership in @nato and the EU. @prezydentpl: The decisions belong only to Ukraine, NATO and the EU
President Zelensky: I am glad to see my true friends @AndrzejDuda and @GitanasNauseda in the snowy Carpathians. Within the Lublin Triangle, we are talking about security and coordinating further steps to address common challenges
Dutch Public Prosecution Service: The current 4 suspects Igor Girkin, Sergey Dubinsky, Oleg Pulatov and Leonid Chartsjenko, have been guilty of murder. "They have used a Buk missile as a tool to serve their own military purpose."
Dutch Public Prosecution Service says that Russia has provided false and manipulated information on MH17 and they have also withheld information on requests that they would have been easily able to give if they wanted to cooperate
1 month ago
Kremlin's spokesperson on deployment of nuclear weapons in Belarus: we have several options to restore military balance
1 month ago
Kremlin about Ukrainian law on citizenship for Russians, persecuted for political reasons: In the Russian Federation, no one is persecuted for political reasons
1 month ago
Kremlin: tomorrow Putin will take part in an expanded meeting of the Ministry of Defense and will hold a meeting with the Security Council of the Russian Federation
1 month ago
Belarusian Foreign Minister Makei: We will reduce diplomatic representation in the Western countries and will increase in CIS and China
1 month ago
First phone call of Germany's MinDef Lambrecht with French MinDef @florence_parly. Germany's MinDef Lambrecht emphasized the importance of cooperation in EU & NATO. For a strong and resilient EU: We will support the upcoming FRA EU Council Presidency
1 month ago
Al-Raqqa: Russian warplanes target, with several air raids, ISIS targets in the Rusafa Desert in the southwestern countryside
1 month ago
"We need to clearly tell Russia that it has no right to dictate to NATO partners on how they should behave," German Defense Minister Lambrecht told reporters in Rukla on Sunday
New week, new lows. Turkey Lira plunges to another All-time low after Erdogan says Islam demands lower rates. Now down 57.4% YTD1 month ago
New week, new lows. Turkey Lira plunges to another All-time low after Erdogan says Islam demands lower rates. Now down 57.4% YTD
1 month ago
Russia will give a military response if NATO continue offensive on sensitive points, - Russian envoy at contact group on security and arms control in Vienna
USAF  RC-135V Rivet Joint HOMER19 active over the Black Sea1 month ago
USAF RC-135V Rivet Joint HOMER19 active over the Black Sea
Joint Forces Operation: 2 ceasefire violations yesterday
1 month ago
Polish Border Guards: Yesterday, 69 people tried to cross Poland-Belarus border illegally. In the section protected by PSGCzeremcha, 26 foreigners forcibly assaulted the border, while in the sections of the outposts in Płaska, Narewka and Dubicze Cerkiewne groups of several people tried to cross the border
1 month ago
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Ryabkov on Borrell's statement that EU would like to take part in dialogue on security guarantees: We respect the opinion of other parties, but our idea is bilateral talks with U.S. only
1 month ago
Russian Deputy FM Ryabkov: U.S. have to respond to our proposals on security guaranties immediately, situation is difficult and dialogue can not be delayed
1 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry: Moscow has not yet decided whether it will abandon the moratorium on the deployment of intermediate and shorter-range missiles in Europe if the US and NATO do not accept proposals on security guarantees
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