Tag Archives: Russia

U.S. Intelligence warned Congress about influence from Russia and China

U.S. National Intelligence Director John Ratcliffe informed members of Congress that foreign influence against Congress is much greater than previously thought, China is behind most of the campaigns, the Hill newspaper reported citing sources. Ratcliffe reportedly informed Congress members in closed meetings last month about the threat of growing foreign influence from “ordinary suspects”: China, Russia, and Iran.… Read More »

Putin first discussed Karabakh with Aliyev

The Russian president described the situation around Nagorno-Karabakh as a tragedy and called for an end to military operations. Presidents of Azerbaijan and Russia Ilham Aliyev and Vladimir Putin discussed the situation on the line of contact for the first time since the beginning of escalation in Nagorno-Karabakh, the press service of Aliyev said on Wednesday, October 7.… Read More »

Media: Turkey activates S-400 under the side of Russia

Turkey has deployed the S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems (SAMs) purchased from Russia near Samsun city on the Black Sea coast. Turkish journalist Rajipa Soylu informed about it today, October 6, having published the corresponding video on his Twitter account. “It is noteworthy that Turkey will test S-400 in the Black Sea – right opposite Russia,” he wrote. Earlier… Read More »

Because of COVID, Karabakh and Trump: dollar predicted sharp growth

Chief analyst of “TeleTrade” Mark Goichman believes that the strengthening of the Russian currency should not be expected in the near future, he told about it in an interview with TOP NEWS. “The ruble depends largely on the current sentiment of “flight from risks” of financial markets, which is now associated with the development of the second wave… Read More »

The European Commission may impose sanctions against Russia because of the Navalny case, but Brussels refuses to decide the fate of “Nord Stream – 2”.

The European Commission may impose sanctions against Russia because of the Navalny case, but Brussels refuses to decide the fate of “Nord Stream – 2” instead of Germany itself. Experts believe that Berlin found itself in a delicate situation, as it unofficially guaranteed the project’s support in exchange for the preservation of Ukrainian transit. Moscow has fulfilled its… Read More »

US Congress proposes relaxed sanctions against Nord Stream 2

Congressmen of the House of Representatives of the US Congress proposed for consideration a bill containing relaxed sanctions against participants in the construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline, according to the website of legislator Adam Kintsinger. The new sanctions bill will be considered in parallel with what was previously prepared in the Senate, the upper house of… Read More »

Trump asked about Finland being part of Russia

US President Donald Trump inquired whether Finland is part of Russia. About this newspaper writes The New York Times, citing a book by the former adviser on national security trump John Bolton. As the publication notes, in his book, “The Room Where It Happened: Memories of the White House,” Bolton also claimed that Trump did not know that… Read More »