It is wrong to build Moldova-EU relations on anti-Russian rhetoric, president saysWorld January 17, 18:16
Nobody in Moldova will take risk of recognizing Crimea as part of Russia now — presidentWorld January 17, 17:56
Putin expects Russia, US to restore normal relationsRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 17, 17:43
Police investigate reports alleging controversial artist Pavlensky beat up theater actorSociety & Culture January 17, 17:38
Arctic Skills competition presentation due at forum in ArkhangelskBusiness & Economy January 17, 17:25
Putin: those who ordered fake report on Russia’s Trump dossier 'worse than prostitutes'Russian Politics & Diplomacy January 17, 17:22
VTB head expects US sanctions against Russia to be eased in 2017Business & Economy January 17, 17:05
Russia’s Khabarovsk Region to host 2018 World Bandy ChampionshipSport January 17, 16:59
Moscow wants to be informed about Moldova’s cooperation with EU — PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 17, 16:54
MOSCOW, November 24 (Itar-Tass) — Moscow is worried by NATO’s plans for deploying Patriot air defense systems in Turkey, the Russian Foreign Ministry said after a telephone conversation between Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and NATO’s Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen on Friday. The conversation was requested by NATO.
Rasmussen “informed about the situation following Turkey’s request addressed to NATO for the deployment of air defense complexes Patriot in its territory.”
Lavrov “confirmed Russia’s concerns over plans for building up military potentials in the region and the proposal for establishing a direct communication line between Ankara and Damascus for the purpose of avoiding incidents,” the Foreign Ministry said.
Also, the two sides discussed preparations for the ministerial level meeting of the Russia-NATO Council due in Brussels on December 4.