Russia, Iraq sign major contract for supply of armored vehiclesMilitary & Defense August 24, 11:52
Egypt intends to buy 50 Tigr armored vehicles from RussiaMilitary & Defense August 24, 11:30
Washington's new Afghanistan strategy aims for military solution — Russian diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 24, 11:27
Russia urges Qatar, Arab states to abandon ‘confrontational rhetoric’Russian Politics & Diplomacy August 24, 11:23
Real income of population in Russia won’t grow fast in near future — analystBusiness & Economy August 24, 8:19
Strategic bombers of Russian Air Force make flights over Pacific Ocean, Sea of JapanMilitary & Defense August 24, 6:59
Moscow-city skyscraper to host organ music night concert, claiming a world recordSociety & Culture August 24, 4:07
UN envoy slams anti-Russian sanctions imposed over North KoreaRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 23, 21:29
Criminal case over Ukraine's map without Crimea and Donbass opened in KievWorld August 23, 21:17
THE UNITED NATIONS, December 25. /TASS/. Pyongyang promises no “physical reaction” but only a verbal condemnation to the release in the US of The Interview, a comedy film about a CIA plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a North Korean diplomat said.
Sony Pictures Entertainment released the movie on Wednesday. Last week, the company cancelled the premiere after several cinema chains refused to screen the film amid threats from hacker group the Guardians of Peace.
The group, which the FBI believes has ties to North Korea, hacked the computer systems of parent company Sony Pictures Entertainment in November. Pyongyang denied its involvement in the hacking.
North Korea’s Foreign Ministry earlier promised counter-measures if Washington backed the release of the film which it said would become a clear manifestation of terrorism and military action aimed at overthrowing the country’s government.