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19 January 2018
Question to Mattis: "And with regards to Russian interference, did Russia interfere in the US election?" MATTIS "Yes, I believe they did."
US Department of State: We agree with @USAmbNATO's statement regarding Russian missile systems: We are doing our part to address any questions regarding our compliance with the INF Treaty in a transparent, substantive, and constructive manner. It is up to Russia to do the same.
@VP: An honor to welcome the courageous parents of little Charlie Gard, Chris and Connie, to the @WhiteHouse to discuss the life and legacy of their son. Their parental love and devotion to their son is inspiring and a reminder of how precious all lives are.
1 month ago
SPD agrees to talks on joining German government, Merkel urges quick action
1 month ago
Austria far right Freedom Party will get Foreign, Defense and interior posts in the new government: reports
1 month ago
Austrian conservatives, far-right announce coalition government deal
SecDef asked about WaPo report that Trump doesn't like Russia brought up in briefings: "No, I have no reservations nor has the president ever evidenced any push back when I bring up Russia in a national security context." Adds hasn't seen that from intel officers in Sit Room
Secretary Mattis: "I have no reservation nor has the President ever evidenced any push-back when I bring up Russia in a national security context and obviously this has come up whether it be in Syria or NATOI have not seen this shyness, including over at the White House"
Russia's Ministry of Defence has told Ukraine that its JCCC officers would be withdrawn1 month ago
Russia's Ministry of Defence has told Ukraine that its JCCC officers would be withdrawn
@RepAdamSchiff: The responsibility to conduct a thorough investigation, or to prevent one, ultimately falls on @SpeakerRyan. I'm concerned he's heeding the calls of Bannon and @POTUS to "DO SOMETHING" by closing down the Russia investigation and opening up another investigation of Hilary Clinton.
1 month ago
Clashes near Irmino without heavy weapons
Macron says vigilant on Airbus corporate changes
1 month ago
Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) agrees to open exploratory talks on forming a government with Chancellor Angela Merkel, providing a chance to end a rare period of political deadlock in the country
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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson expressed "grave concerns" to the government of Myanmar over the arrests. Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said the arrests were a 'threat to a democratic and peaceful development of Myanmar and that region'
Senior EU officials tells the Irish border dilemma will remain "one of the very difficult" issues in Phase II of the Brexit negotiations
Spain's Electoral Board forces Catalonia's police to remove this banner from Ripollet city hall, near Barcelona: "Ripollet against violence".
[email protected]: "There is absolutely no collusion. I didn't make a phone call to Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia. Everybody knows it. That was a Democrat hoax. It was an excuse for losing the election."
Schiphol airport: "Situation safe" after man with knife is shot and arrested - Dutch military police
Trump slams FBI, DOJ on Clinton, Russia probes, declares 'there is absolutely no collusion'
1 month ago
Britain eyes closer Belt and Road cooperation with China
Dutch media: evacuation of Schiphol airport after police fire on man with knife
UNSC must stand ready to introduce additional measures in case of new provocations by North Korea. - Ukraine FM @PavloKlimkin
Russia, North Korea Eye Bitcoin for Money Laundering, Putting It on a Crash Course with Regulators
China and Russia need to boost pressure on the DPRK beyond implementation of UN sanctions, says Tillerson.
Tillerson notes that Russia allows laborers from the DPRK in its country and that China continues to supply North Korea with crude oil.
Secretary of State Tillerson criticizes China for supplying oil to North Korea, and Russia for using North Korean laborers
European defence union PESCO is an important step, says Tsipras at EU CO, but "Europe shouldn't isolate itself. We need cooperation, also with Russia and Turkey."
1 month ago
Flights between Russia and Egypt to resume in February: Moscow
Saakashvili: a case against me — a joint operation of the FSB and the SBU.1 month ago
Saakashvili: a case against me — a joint operation of the FSB and the SBU.
Spanish PM @marianorajoy: transition period will not be agreed until the nature of the future UK-EU is outlined. During transitional period the UK will have to follow EU rules but will not have voting powers
Russia President Putin, in phone call yesterday, said "very nice" things about what's happening in the US, according to @POTUS
Tsipras said, Tusk's statement about the migration quota system in Europe was "unacceptable": "The idea hinders the management of a crisis that concerns us all."
1 month ago
[email protected]: I hear anything from Canada plus…to Norway plus …and it's impossible to know what those meanif you leave the CU and SM it's not possible to retain all the benefits it is a sad reality but as UK holds that position they are going to lose things
[email protected]: I want to make sure what we agreed in Brexit joint report last week is stitched in the withdrawal agreementthat will be a legally binding international agreement
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[email protected]: "There is absolutely no collusion. I didn't make a phone call to Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia. Everybody knows it. That was a Democrat hoax. It was an excuse for losing the election."
[email protected]: many leaders agreed reason why EU got a good outcome in 1st phase of Brexit is because of European unity and we now need to maintain that unitywe agreed that there wouldn't be bilateral negotiations
[email protected] on what a 'hard border' means to him: no physical infrastructure no associated checks or controls
[email protected]: there is a view around the table that we shouldn't be spending the transition phase negotiating new EU-UK relationship we should try to have that done, or as much possible have it done, before UK leaves the EU in March 2019
Irish Taoiseach @campaignforleo: view of EU is Brexit transition period should run about 2 years, it should not be renewable, should not roll over, it should be time limited during that period UK would remain bound by rules of CU, SM and ECJ
It is Germany's task to protect Israel. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel says he will back the outlawing of national flag burning after pro-Palestinian protesters set the Israeli flag on fire1 month ago
"It is Germany's task to protect Israel." Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel says he will back the outlawing of national flag burning after pro-Palestinian protesters set the Israeli flag on fire
Theresa May: we will begin the talks on our future relationship "straight away"
Theresa May: There's still more to do, but we're well on the road to achieving the Brexit that the UK voted for sufficient progress
Prime Minister Theresa May: Sufficient progress decision is an important step to achieving an orderly Brexit, I'm pleased that there is agreement that we need rapid progress to agree an implementation period that will bring certainty
Belgian trial delayed for Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam: court
Gentiloni: I'm not passionate about models: Norway, Canada. If we'll have a transitional period it will be ruled by a sort of Norwegian situation. 2 things are impossible: the cherry-picking approach and having full access to EU trade and market without abiding by SM rules
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German SPD leader Martin Schulz says at end of discussions that party presidency will decide on either forming a coalition, minority government, or pursuing another option
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Social Democrats led by Martin Schulz agree to open talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, party source says
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Germany's SPD leader Martin Schulz says party congress is scheduled for January 14
On the square in the center of the Orel helicopter landed. Five minutes later he flew away
ISIS supporters were detained in St.Petersburg. Terror attack plot foiled
Juncker: the negotiations on the second phase will start in March next year; I cannot say when they will be concluded
Juncker says responds: the first issue is the drafting of the withdrawal agreement, this political text assembles what we agreed and what still needs to be resolved, we need to have it ratified after October 2018
Tusk (asked about the PM's goal of getting an agreement by March '19): still realistic but dramatically difficult, the second phase will be a more difficult negotiation
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will be sidelined for "two to three months" because he needs surgery on an ankle injury
Italian PM @PaoloGentiloni says 2nd phase of negotiations will be difficult but praises UK government for its approach to negotiations since PM Theresa May's Florence speech
Poll: Most Americans think President Trump is trying to obstruct the probe into Russian meddling
Juncker: It is up to us to draft the withdrawal agreement together with the UK, I hope it will be approved by the European and British parliaments
President @JunckerEU speaking at the European Council summit: Prime Minister Theresa May was a tough, smart, polite and friendly negotiator, we were able to conclude that sufficientprogress has been made
Asked about the Irish border issue, Merkel says "it is not up to us to present wishes of Britain, it has to tell us what it wants that is in accord with the Irish"
Tusk: opening the second phase of talks wouldn't have been possible without the unity of the EU27, the hard work of Michel Barnier and the constructive efforts of Prime Minister Theresa May
Merkel on 2nd phase of Brexit: If everyone wants to go his or her own waythen we will not come to a good positive outcome
President @donaldtusk speaking at the European Council summit: It is now time for internal EU27 preparations and exploratory contacts with the UK to get more clarity on a vision; we should adopt guidelines and start negotiations next year
Two seriously injured in a civil helicopter crash at the Cuatro Vientos air base
Macron: There will be no seperate agenda of bilateral talks with UK the goal is to have by March 2018 conclusions which shall be very specific and will provide for 2nd phase a very specific mandate to @MichelBarnier so he can finalise future relationship
Macron: there will be "no separate agenda of bilateral talks with the United Kingdom"
1 month ago
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to marry on May 19: palace
[email protected] on first phase of Brexit negotiations: we managed to keep the unity of EU27 and integrity of single market and in future we will do what it takes to do the same
Angela Merkel: phase 2 of Brexit negotiations is an even tougher negotiation
1 month ago
Amazon to pay 100 million euros to resolve 2011-15 tax dispute: Italy's tax agency
Cambodia's Hun Sen challenges EU and U.S. to freeze assets
EU set to back Brexit's next stage after May's plan wins praise
1 month ago
Theresa May has said Britain is working to secure the best trade deal with the European Union while regaining control over issues like immigration
Britain First deputy leader is released on bail
Catalan election to return hung parliament: poll
Juncker and Tusk will give a press conference to wrap up the European summit EUCO at 2pm
1 month ago
German military kicks off heavy lift helicopter competition - source
[email protected]_MFA Political Director @andrispelss: NATO deterrence and defence need to be further adapted to fit today`s security realities. Transatlantic bond is vital
PM @theresa_may : "Thank you to Presidents @JunckerEU and @donaldtusk. Today is an important step on the road to delivering a smooth and orderly Brexit and forging our deep and special future partnership."
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Ulyukayev has been given a prison sentence 8 years
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ATO spox: In total, Russia-backed militants violated the ceasefire 24 times. Unfortunately, four Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in action.
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ATO spox: Donetsk sector – militants conducted 13 attacks, of which 6 (involving a tank and 82mm/120mm mortars) in Maryinka area; in six other localities, the enemy used small arms and light weapons.
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ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies committed 11 ceasefire violations, used 82mm and 120mm mortars in Luhanske and Novooleksandrivka areas, 82mm ones near Troitske and 120mm ones near Triokhizbenka.
1 month ago
An official statement by Belarus Ministry of Information on @belpartisan: The site regularly published "illegal information".
1 month ago
Defense Ministry proposes to create a military police
Death toll from collision between train and bus in southern France rises to six - source close to investigation
1 month ago
OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Hug: There is hope. There is some progress - last week we saw agreement allowing for repair of the wooden ramps at Stanytsia Luhanska Bridge. Progress can be made. Bridges can be built. Peace can be restored. Ukraine
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OSCE's Hug: As winter came, sides still no closer to opening additional entry-exit checkpoints, no closer to ending violence. We see more violence; less implementation of Minsk agreements. It's time to put people first; to implement Minsk in full. It's time for peace Ukraine
Flights from Moscow to Cairo to resume in February. Today, Russia and Egypt have signed the necessary documents
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OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Hug: Situation in east Ukraine is volatile and can escalate at any moment - this week between 17.00 on Monday and 17:00 on Tuesday, our monitors recorded approximately 3,000 ceasefire violations – almost half of them explosions
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OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Hug: Steady increase in no. of ceasefire violations – almost 20,000 ceasefire violations recorded last week, up 25 % on previous week. It was the highest weekly number we've recorded since March Ukraine
Luxembourg appeals against EU order to recoup 250 mn euro Amazon tax bill
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Media briefing by OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug Ukraine
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Anti-Semitism was still showing "its evil face" in Germany, said President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. He added he was "horrified and ashamed" by crowds burning Israeli flags in Berlin
Death toll from French school bus crash at level crossing rises to 6: police source
1 month ago
Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev found guilty of bribe-taking
1 month ago
President Poroshenko: next week will submit to the Verkhovna Rada a draft law "On anti-corruption court"
1 month ago
Russia says Iran nuclear deal breakdown would hurt effort to manage North Korea
Arrested Crimean Tatar activist Bekir Degermendzhi admitted at intensive therapy ward in Simpheropol, now in induced coma with artificial lung ventilation. But still handcuffed1 month ago
Arrested Crimean Tatar activist Bekir Degermendzhi admitted at intensive therapy ward in Simpheropol, now in induced coma with artificial lung ventilation. But still handcuffed
Irish Foreign Affairs Minister suggests Brexit transition period should be closer to five years
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David Davis: UK must have right to negotiate trade deals during transition period
Russian missile division received new Yars intercontinental ballistic missile
Stabbing attack in Maastricht, Netherlands. Two people have died, three are injured
1 month ago
Britain says West must defend undersea cables from Russian navy
1 month ago
23 people, nearly all of whom support Putin, have said they are running for president. Today the presidential election campaign officially started.
Jens Stoltenberg: NATO Allies remain fully committed to preserving the INF Treaty. We urge Russia to address serious concerns.
1 month ago
Lukashenka's Government has blocked one of the most popular independent news portal The website and its IP are not accessible for Belarus users since yesterday night.
Dead and injured in a train crash with a school bus in France
Deadly collision at #Millas: The identification of the victims has been completed. 4 dead, 10 wounded in intensive care, 10 in light condition have been transferred to the hospitals of Perpignan, Toulouse and Montpellier according to the last toll
1 month ago
British military chief warns Russia could cut off internet to Nato countries as Moscow continues to perfect unconventional capabilities and information warfare: @guardian
ATO HQ: 24 attacks on Ukrainian positions, 4 soldiers were wounded
The readout of Trump call with Putin is brief
State Dept on INF treaty
Tusk: EU leaders reiterate firm commitment to the two-state solution and, in this context, the EU position on Jerusalem remains unchanged
Putin openly states he will never permit free elections as Russia does not need instability like in Ukraine.1 month ago
Putin openly states he will never permit free elections as Russia does not need instability like in Ukraine.
Tusk: EU united on roll-over of economic sanctions on Russia.
Russia's 'withdrawal' from Syria has included just one of the (at minimum) four battalions of military police there.
Protests in Poland "This government will gone, but the shame will stay"
1 month ago
About 10,000 protest in Athens during a nationwide strike against austerity measures as Greece's parliament debates 2018 budget
At least four children have died after a train collided with a school bus in southern France
1 month ago
Police in Berlin have carried out nine raids in connection with an investigation into the city's Islamist scene. The suspects had contact with BerlinAttack terrorist Anis Amri, and some of them are thought to have joined the "Islamic State"
[email protected]: Launch of Permanent Structured Cooperation PESCO is a historic decision that turns EU into a credible security provider, globally. The work will continue
French Interior Ministry says collision of train and school bus leaves 4 children dead; 19 injured, 7 seriously
1 month ago
Britain says best way forward on North Korea is to intensify economic pressure
A pair of @usairforce F-22 jets intercepted two Russian Su-25 jets over Syria yesterday. The American fighter jets, according to @DeptofDefense officials, fired warning flares after the Russian jets crossed a "de-conflciiton" line.
Manchester United have found a £40m replacement for Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Next phase of Brexit talks to be real test of EU unity - Tusk
1 month ago
Putin says Russia is ready to support Afghanistan through training the Afghan security forces and "supplying necessary weapons systems and military hardware."
US Amb. in NATO: Lithuania demonstrates strong commitment to @NATO by passing budget allocating 2% of GDP for defense. Today I spoke with Ambassador @Leskevicius, who's been a great advocate for the pledge on defense investment.
Spain's Interior ministry reinforces border police in case Puigdemont returns
Opposition activist Alexander Rastorguev has been detained in St. Petersburg in connection with the protest of October 7. And Putin says he isn't afraid of the opposition.
1 month ago
Theresa May says 'disappointed' by UK parliament vote but 'on course to deliver Brexit'
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The city of Pécs adopted a formal declaration asking people not to provide space to "organizations linked to George Soros." One NGO has already lost its rental agreement as a result of political pressure
Clashes reported at Svitlodars'k bulge
Netanyahu agrees to exclude settlements in multi-million euro deal with European Union
NATO boss: Brexit will change UK relationship with EU but not relationship with NATO - for me Brexit highlights importance of NATO-EU cooperation
EU Commission to move against Poland next week over rule of law: Polish PM
Russian armoured vehicled leave Syria1 month ago
Russian armoured vehicled leave Syria
Belgian PM @CharlesMichel on Brexit: There is still much work to do in the coming weeks and monthsbut here we have passed a stage that a few weeks ago many thought we wouldn't
German police raid locations linked to Islamist militants
Lithuanian_MoD:In Lithuania winter comes along with exercises Winter Wolf. Troops from NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group train together with Lithuanian Iron Wolf Brigade
The first conference of Prime Minister @MorawieckiM in Brussels
Germany Berlin - Police Press statement: 9 searches, digital materials seized, 4 suspects aged between 18 and 21. 2 suspected of traveling abroad to fight with IS , via Istanbul. 1 suspected of IS training. 1 suspected of help, due to bringing the 3 others to the airport.1 month ago
Germany Berlin - Police Press statement: 9 searches, digital materials seized, 4 suspects aged between 18 and 21. 2 suspected of traveling abroad to fight with IS , via Istanbul. 1 suspected of IS training. 1 suspected of help, due to bringing the 3 others to the airport.
1 month ago
Stream of CIA intelligence from Moscow indicates Russia saw election op as enormous success.
OSCE SMM reports Russian helicopters flying over Ukraine-Russia border on 5 Dec and 8 Dec
1 month ago
Putin says Russians do not want Ukraine-style 'coup'
2nd power line to Avdiyivka was repaired1 month ago
2nd power line to Avdiyivka was repaired
Ukraine is far away from Bashkiria. We only familiar with your Buryats , - Ukrainian journalist replied to Putin at a press conference1 month ago
"Ukraine is far away from Bashkiria. We only familiar with your Buryats ," - Ukrainian journalist replied to Putin at a press conference
WADA suspects 300 active Russian athletes of doping. Their names have been sent to international sports federations.
1 month ago
Avakov: the National guard should be ready to take control of the situation in temporarily occupied territories in the framework of the peace plan
[email protected]: We have the commitments that the British Government has made to both Ireland and the rest of the EU. Those commitments are cast-iron in my view
[email protected]: Businesses need time to adapt to any new realities in the context of Brexit. I have said that I think a transition period should be closer to four or five years
[email protected]_Bettel: We should not punish British citizens because they have decided to leave but we should not punish the other countries too because one is leaving
1 month ago
Bill Browder: Devastating investigative report by @BuzzFeed connecting the $230m theft Sergei Magnitsky exposed and was killed over to Russian funding for ISIS and Syrian chemical weapons. All done through Cyprus
General strike in Greece against budget cuts, labour reforms
Tusk: The real test of our unity will be the second phase of Brexit talks
Donald Tusk: This EUCO is a very clear illustration of the fact that only when we are united can we successfully deal with most difficult issues like with European defence or Brexit
Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in Delhi1 month ago
Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in Delhi
All of the Libyan gov't is willing to help improve conditions in detention ctrs, says African Union's Amira El Fadil, just returned from a visit to Libya. "The Libyan government needs our help," she says, to deal with more than 700,000 illegal migrants now there
1 month ago
Putin enters a long monologue, touching upon history and culture, with the aim to prove that Russians and Ukrainians are one people. Claims that Ukraine in its present form was "for whatever reasons" created by the Bolsheviks.
Belgian Justice closes the case against Puigdemont and the other ex-ministers after the withdrawal of the European arrest warrant.
[email protected] chief William Lacy Swing says "next challenge" will be trying to get access to – and close – detention centers being run by militias in Libya
1 month ago
What Saakashvili is doing is spitting in the face of the Georgian people and spitting in the face of the Ukrainian people, Putin says.
We don't only want to save lives, we want them to have lives worth living, says @FedericaMog about helping people who return home from Libya
Putin: There are no Russian army groups [in east Ukraine]. But there are militia groups who are ready to counter a major offensive in Donbas. He then claims if it weren't for them and separatists, Ukrainian nationalist battalions would massacre locals worse than in Srebrenica.1 month ago
Putin: "There are no Russian army groups [in east Ukraine]. But there are militia groups who are ready to counter a major offensive in Donbas." He then claims if it weren't for them and separatists, Ukrainian nationalist battalions would massacre locals "worse than in Srebrenica."
UNHCR's Asst High Commissioner for Protection Volker Turk says "we need solidarity from Europe" for countries like Niger which agree to host 3rd country nationals
1 month ago
Something worse than Srebrenica will be committed by Ukrainian nationalists if the Russian army isn't standing by to protect Ukraine, Putin says.
And answering this Ukrainian journalist's question Putin,looking pissed off, just offended Bashkiria and Ukraine in one line.Ukraine, in its mentality is not as far from Bashkiria as it is geographically or as you might think.putinpresser1 month ago
And answering this Ukrainian journalist's question Putin,looking pissed off, just offended Bashkiria and Ukraine in one line."Ukraine, in its mentality is not as far from Bashkiria as it is geographically or as you might think."putinpresser
Ukrainian journalist Roman Tsymbalyuk asks Putin whether he will authorize full swap of POWs in eastern Ukraine and continue to pursue his absurd policy regarding peacekeepers; tells him fighters under his control in Donbas are massacring people. (Russian journos boo.)1 month ago
Ukrainian journalist Roman Tsymbalyuk asks Putin whether he will authorize full swap of POWs in eastern Ukraine and continue to pursue his "absurd policy" regarding peacekeepers; tells him fighters under his control in Donbas are massacring people. (Russian journos boo.)
1 month ago
What's happening in Ukraine is a tragedy, Putin says. The source of the tragedy was the state coup that happened.
[email protected] William Lacy Swing says official efforts include more help for thousands of returnees from Libya to "get life started again" and to screen those detainees whose lives are at risk in home countries and need protection
US and Russia should not attack each other like animals - Putin1 month ago
US and Russia should not attack each other like animals - Putin
1 month ago
Putin: US shouldn't have dropped nukes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in WW2
AU representative Amira El Fadil was just in Libya visiting detention centers (as much as possible). She says her delegation asked the Libyan gov't for more access to these facilities and more cooperation, including in prosecuting criminals involved in smuggling, torture, etc
1 month ago
Theresa May to meet with EU27 hours after Commons Brexit defeat
Ukrainian customs officers bust an Israeli citizen with "special spices" (their actual words to describe 20 grams of cocaine) mixed in with a bag of French fries carried on flight from Tel Aviv to Odesa.
Russian Ministry of Defense: Su-34 from Syria returned to airfields of Khabarovsk region
"We are accelerating our processescombatting migration," says Amira El Fadil, Commissioner for Social Affairs of the AU Commission, after Libya task force meeting
A question from AP about whether Russia supports tougher sanctions on North Korea.1 month ago
A question from AP about whether Russia supports tougher sanctions on North Korea.
Libya does not have representatives on the new EU/UN/AU/IOM task force but @FedericaMog says leaders will soon travel to Tripoli to brief Libyan leader Al-Sarraj. "We are in this together" with African partners, she says
1 month ago
Zhirinovsky's LDPR replies to Putin's comment about not having any opponents: "What does he mean an opponent to Putin hasn't matured? You purged the whole political field and talk about some kind of maturity."
1 month ago
ATO spox: In total, Russia-backed militants violated the ceasefire 30 times in eastern Ukraine yesterday. Unfortunately, one Ukrainian serviceman was killed in action and one more was wounded.
1 month ago
ATO spox: Donetsk sector – militants conducted 14 attacks, used 120mm mortars in Vodiane area and 82mm ones in Avdiivka and Maryinka areas.
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ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies committed 16 ceasefire violations, used Minsk-proscribed weapons (including 82mm and 120mm mortars, 152mm artillery) in 6 localities.
EU's @FedericaMog says Libya task force commits to helping 15,000 more migrants stuck in Libya to return home, acknowledging some of those deserve international protection instead. EU giving @UNmigration 100 million more euros and even that "is not enough," she acknowledges
1 month ago
Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow: it was regrettable that material had been exiled from the papers, and that the reports took so long to be published, but says there has been no contempt of Parliament
1 month ago
Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow: ministers could have been "considerably clearer in their statements" regarding the Brexit sectoral analysis reports, but the argument that there has been a contempt of the House "has not been met"
EU foreign policy chief @FedericaMog on new Libya task force comprising EU, AU, UN and IOM. "Today we express our determination to accelerate our work," incl helping thousands more potential migrants to return home instead of attempting travel to Europe. "This is a turning point."
1 month ago
Russian president says accusations of Trump collusion by his opponents damage US political system.
1 month ago
Speaker of the UK House of Commons says David Davis not in contempt over Brexit impact assessments
1 month ago
David Davis: (asked if the UK will pay the Brexit bill if there's no free trade deal) "the withdrawal agreement is written in the light of Article 50, which says 'taking into account the future relationship', if that doesn't happen the whole deal falls away"
1 month ago
Putin: It's not for me to evaluate the work of Trump - this should be done by the people. But look at how the markets have grown. This suggests that investors trust what Trump does.
1 month ago
David Davis: (asked about polls showing a majority in favour of a referendum on the final Brexit deal) "no opinion poll comes anywhere near the votes of seventeen and a half million people, which we will respect"
1 month ago
Pakistan PM Abbasi, Shehbaz, Khawaja Asif meet Nawaz in London
1 month ago
David Davis: (on transparency) the EU's own fact sheet on transparency in trade negotiation notes "a certain level of confidentiality is necessary"… it is right that we take a similar approach
1 month ago
David Davis: (asked about transparency during the negotiations) we are committed to keeping Parliament and public informed…We will be as open and transparent as possible, subject to not revealing any information which could undermine negotiations
1 month ago
Brexit Secretary David Davis: last night's vote will result in a "very compressed timetable" when implementing the UK's exit from the EU, but the government takes the outcome of the vote seriously
1 month ago
Brexit Secretary David Davis: a no-deal is now "massively less probable" after last week's deal with the EU
1 month ago
Russia has just threatened to block YouTube and Twitter if they don't delete Open Russia's accounts. TASS is talking about the number of films and TV programmes that are banned in Ukraine.
1 month ago
Brexit Secretary David Davis: the implementation period must be finite, we want to achieve the right to negotiate and sign free trade deals during the period
1 month ago
Brexit Secretary David Davis speaking in the House of Commons: I welcome president Tusk's recommendation that talks on an implementation should start immediately and be agreed as soon as possible
Direct foreign investment in Russia has doubled, Putin claims.1 month ago
Direct foreign investment in Russia has doubled, Putin claims.
1 month ago
Putin: We had a record harvest this year. We never had one like that before.
1 month ago
May to urge EU leaders to move Brexit talks on to a second phase
1 month ago
Russia's Putin says will run as an independent candidate at 2018 election, hopes for support from other political parties
Putin conference starts in Moscow1 month ago
Putin conference starts in Moscow
The Polish government has cut sex education from the school curriculum in favor of family values
1 month ago
Russian court rejects Siemens claim that Crimea turbines sale was invalid
Former Swedish Prime Minister: Negotiating Brexit deal will take longer than the UK expects
.@navalny appeals to journos at putinpresser to ask about him. Not why Navalny can't run for pres, but whether politically motivated case against him is sign Putin is afraid1 month ago
[email protected] appeals to journos at putinpresser to ask about him. Not why Navalny can't run for pres, but whether politically motivated case against him is sign Putin is afraid
Annual Putin press-conference to begin in Moscow1 month ago
Annual Putin press-conference to begin in Moscow
1 month ago
The state Duma has toughened penalties for recruitment into terrorist organizations, up to life
1 month ago
Azerbaijani Mindef: As a result of violation of the ceasefire regime by units of the armed forces of Armenia, a serviceman of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan Salakhov Fizuli Suleyman oglu was killed
1 month ago
Germany Berlin - Counter-terrorism raids this morning. Suspects might be linked to Anis Amri.
U.S @StateDept: we again call on Russia to stop artillery and rocket attacks against Ukrainian civilian areas and to honor the ceasefire called for in the Minsk agreements
1 month ago
2 wounded in shooting in Kyiv
Russian FSB in Crimea detained 2 Ukrainian citizens on criminal charges
ATO HQ: 30 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. 1 soldier was killed, another wounded