The rise of ultranationalism, neo-Nazism and far-right extremism in Ukraine fuelled by the Euromaidan coup of February 2014 has been covered by the Russian media on numerous occasions over the recent years.
Poland plans to begin construction of a fence on the border with Ukraine and Belarus in the autumn of 2018. According to the official version, it is needed to prevent the migration of wild boars.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the Moscow Conference on International Security on Thursday, that the patrons of the Kiev authorities in the United States and Europe turn a blind eye on attempts to rescind the Minsk Accords and encourage the "warmongers’ party".
Supplies of US weapons to Europe, including to the Baltic States, pursue above all the commercial aims, and don’t contribute to the strengthening of global and European security, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told a briefing on Wednesday.
She said the US president is in no small measure a business person.
The Joint Investigation Team (JIT), investigating the crash of Boeing in Ukraine, concluded on Tuesday that the missile that shot down the aircraft could be invisible to Russian radars. On Wednesday Russian arms manufacturer Almaz-Antey, which designed the Buk missile system, has rejected investigators’ claims.
The Russian Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case against Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov over obstructing individuals from exercising their right to vote during the Russian presidential election at diplomatic missions, Russian Investigative Committee Spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko reported.
Moscow has repeatedly stated possible negative consequences of the supply of American lethal weapons to Ukraine, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
Volunteers from Finland, who participated in defending Donbass from the aggression of Ukraine, plan to publish a series of books telling about their memories of the war, said the Head of the DPR Representative Center in Helsinki, human rights activist Johan Bäckman.
The growing tension in Donbass and a number of other signs point to Kiev's desire to resume an aggressive military campaign in the region, which the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe should oppose, stated Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
Russia is expelling two Italian diplomats as a tit-for-tat response to Rome’s expulsion of Russian diplomats, the Italian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Friday.
Just after combat readiness check of two Russian military districts, over 10,000 troops will be involved in the maneuvers of three missile armies of Russia’s Strategic Missile Force, the Defense Ministry of Russia announced on Tuesday.
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has turned its back on protecting the electoral rights of Russian citizens during Russia’s presidential election on Ukrainian soil, although it had an opportunity to normalize the situation, Alexander Brod, member of the Russian Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights, told reporters at a TASS news
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A snap combat readiness check was conducted in Russia’s Central and Eastern military districts, a source in the Russian defense ministry told TASS on Monday.
"A snap combat readiness check was conducted in the Central and Eastern military district for four days, from March 20," the source said. However he did not say how many servicemen had taken part in the check.
The US Army Cyber Institute (ACI) published a manual in the form of a comic strip in which NATO forces lose in a conflict with Russia. This is reported by IEEE Spectrum - a monthly magazine published by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
The UN states that the practice of violence against journalists in Ukraine and the restriction of freedom of speech are continuing. This is stated in the latest report published by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) of the world organization.