Geopolitics

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 13:41

The second US armored brigade arrived in Poland and has deployed together with armored vehicles; meanwhile, the third US brigade's equipment remains in Poland, said the Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov.

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the US presence in the Baltic States contradicts a key Russia-NATO agreement.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 08:48

The former head of the US State Department, John Kerry, said in an interview that it is vital for Ukraine to get rid of corruption - the traditional method of 'solving issues' for the country. According to him, a successful fight against corruption will contribute to economic growth. 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 17:04

NATO has announced the launching of their multinational Black Sea Force, based in Romania, and including an entire Romanian brigade of 4,000 troops. The force is there to target Russia in the Black Sea region.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 13:59

NATO will provide Ukraine with assistance in the field of strategic communications. Georgia and Moldova will also be assisted in this field. This was stated by the Verkhovna Rada deputy from the faction "Bloc of Pyotr Poroshenko" and the head of the Ukrainian delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly (PA) Irina Friz.

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 18:14

Does the EU finance the construction of deportation camps in Ukraine? According to media reports, Brussels will transfer millions of euros to Kiev for the reception of rejected asylum seekers.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 16:50

A UN mission in Donbass may improve the security situation, but it can not bring a full settlement of the conflict, stated the US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Jovanovitch.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 16:02

The US and its allies in Europe need to form a “military Schengen” through special transport and border rules to help NATO forces deter Russian military forces more quickly, says the US Army's commander in Europe.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 17:45

The Ukrainian lawsuit concerning the building of the bridge over the Kerch Strait is a “forlorn hope”, and it can’t stop the building process, stated the Crimea government’s Vice Prime Minister, Dmitry Polonskiy.

Earlier the Ukrainian president gave an order to sue Russia for Kerch Bridge building and presumable harm to environment it can cause.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 18:44

Over the past 24 hours three houses in the Petrovsky district were damaged, one DPR soldier perished due to the Ukrainian shelling of Donetsk, reported the DPR Operational Command’s Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin during the round table meeting of Russian Federation’s Council, commenting upon the Ukrainian refusal to extend the term of the Donbass special status law.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 17:31

Moscow won’t force Washington and Kiev to discuss Russian suggestion on establishment of the UN peacemakers’ mission, aimed at providing assistance to the OSCE SMM in Donbass, reports the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Head Sergey Lavrov.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 16:50

Europe, but not the USA is interested in extension of a law on special status of Donbass by Ukraine, Political Expert Veronika Krasheninnikova states this during the round table in the RF Federation Council. 

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:57

Deliveries of US lethal weapons to Ukraine may pose a threat of a serious aggravation of the situation in Donbass, said Mikhail Ulyanov, Director of the Department for Nonproliferation and Arms Control under the Russian Foreign Ministry.

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 15:22

Ukraine, continuing "ATO" and committing terrorist attacks in the republics of Donbass, has become an analogue of the ISIS terrorist organization on the European continent.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 12:25

US Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker said that the introduction of UN peacekeepers to Donbass would not help resolve the situation in this territory.

"The details of what was proposed, I think, will actually divide Ukraine even more, and not solve the problem," he said.

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 15:15

Kiev won’t get Washington’s 'lethal weapons', but defensive weapons are to be provided, reports the Ukrainian President, Petr Poroshenko, commenting upon his meeting with the US President, Donald Trump.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 17:40

The Kremlin criticized the idea of US arms deliveries to Ukraine on Tuesday, saying they may lead to a new escalation of the conflict in the Donbass region.

The United States providing Kiev with lethal weapons will not promote the resolution in Donbass, and will escalate tensions, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday.

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