Moscow has told Britain it must cut just over 50 more of its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia as a standoff deepened over the poisoning of a Russian former spy and his daughter in England, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.Read more
Russians voted yesterday in an election set to hand President Vladimir Putin a fourth Kremlin term, as the country is embroiled in a crisis with Britain and its allies over a spy poisoning.Read more
Somehow, the strange saga of competing Russia memos has mostly just made the president’s campaign look shadier than ever.
This is like an anti-mafia RICO case—except applied to a whole country.
MOSCOW — Moscow on Friday faced over 130 fake bomb calls that prompted the evacuation of some 100,000 people from shopping malls, schools, railway stations and office buildings.
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There’s a good chance someone in the president’s immediate family or inner circle committed a crime—just not “treason.”
President Duterte’s visit to Moscow, Russia, was unexpectedly cut short because he had to rush back to the Philippines after his proclamation of martial law in Mindanao last Tuesday. President Vladimir Putin cut short his own visit to a city a thousand miles away from Moscow so they could meet, even only briefly, at the Kremlin Grand Palace.Read more
Russia has reassured President Duterte that it is committed to help the Philippines win the war against terrorism and drug trafficking which the Chief Executive said could come via soft loan for the acquisition of Russian-made precision arms and military technology and through intelligence exchange.Read more
The Philippines and Russia signed 10 agreements on Wednesday, including arrangements for defense cooperation and use of nuclear technology for power generation, the day after President Duterte decided to cut short his four-day official visit here.Read more
President Duterte reiterated the Philippines offer of friendship and optimism for a robust partnership in trade and commerce with Russia during a bilateral meeting with President Vladimir Putin Tuesday night.Read more