Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect. Trump’s shock election victory has been met with trepidation in Kiev because of the outspoken reality TV star’s praise Read more

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused American politicians of whipping up hysteria about a mythical Russian threat as a ploy to distract voters from their own failings

RUSSIA: President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused American politicians of whipping up hysteria about a mythical Russian threat as a ploy to distract voters from their own failings in the run-up to the US presidential election. Putin, addressing an audience Read more

US-led coalition forces carried out 11 airstrikes against Daesh terrorists in Syria and Iraq on Monday

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – US-led coalition forces carried out 11 airstrikes against Daesh terrorists in Syria and Iraq on Monday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve said in a press release. “In Syria, Coalition military forces conducted three strikes using fighter and remotely piloted aircraft Read more

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says it will introduce ‘series of measures’ if US tightens restrictions following controversial bombing of Aleppo

Russia has promised “asymmetric” retribution if the US imposes new sanctions on Moscow over its bombing campaign in Syria Russian jets have been pounding the city of Aleppo in recent weeks in support of forces loyal to Bashar al-Assad, the Read more

German police on Tuesday stormed an accommodation facility for refugees and 12 homes around the country that were believed to house people suspected of financing terrorism

Police searched residences in the eastern states of Thuringia and Saxony as well as in Bavaria, the western state of North Rhine-Westphalia and in Hamburg, police in Thuringia said in a statement. The investigation has so far not uncovered any Read more