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What Brisbane G20 summit showed
President Vladimir Putin stressed at the final news conference at the recent G20 summit in Brisbane that “the work took place in a very constructive atmosphere and was productive.”

27.11.2014 10:55

NATO top commander vague about 'Russian threat' while pledging more military aid to Kiev
The US and NATO have started helping the Ukrainian military "increase its capacities and capabilities," NATO's top military commander said during a visit to Kiev.

26.11.2014 14:36

Endless war? US increases number of troops in Afghanistan yet again
In a dramatic about-face, the US is considering increasing the number of troops in Afghanistan by up to one thousand in 2015, several sources told Reuters. The plans follow President Obama’s secret order to widen the US military’s role in Afghanistan.

25.11.2014 17:47

NATO should oust US to secure stability in Europe – Duma chief
State Duma speaker Sergey Naryshkin suggested that NATO members should expel the United States from the bloc, asserting such a move should return the security situation in Europe to normal levels.

25.11.2014 12:42

Finland joining NATO would alienate Russia – President Niinisto
Finland’s leader Sauli Niinisto says his country, which has traditionally steered a course between Russia and the West, should not join NATO, despite the Ukraine crisis and calls from other Finnish politicians.

25.11.2014 02:04

New Afghan govt mulls lifting ban on night raids – with US participation
As US-led NATO forces get the green light for conducting military operations beyond the 2014 deadline, Kabul has reportedly lifted the ban on controversial night raids in the ongoing battle against Taliban insurgents.

24.11.2014 08:16

​There to stay: US troops keep Poland, Baltic deployment for 2015
A ‘temporary’ deployment of US troops in Poland and the Baltic states has been extended through 2015, a US commander in Europe said. NATO sells its presence as a deterrent to an ‘aggressive Russia’, with Moscow countering that it only escalates tension.

24.11.2014 06:39

German foreign minister speaks out against Ukraine joining NATO
Germany's FM, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, has said he is against Ukraine joining NATO. In an interview with Der Spiegel, he said he considers “that it is possible for NATO to have a partnership with Ukraine, but not membership.”

23.11.2014 16:44

Suicide attack kills 50 at volleyball tournament in east Afghanistan
A suicide bombing has reportedly killed 50 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan, local officials say.

23.11.2014 14:16

Long-range air patrols put Russian strategic bombers near Guam
Two Russian strategic bombers flew near the US territory of Guam last week shortly after Russia’s defense minister announced flight patrols of the nation’s long-range nuclear-capable aircraft over international airspace near North America.

21.11.2014 16:49

Mistaken identity: French plane entered Swedish air space – not Russian as reported
The Swedish military has confirmed a “Russian” aircraft that entered Swedish airspace on Saturday was actually French. The Expressen newspaper had falsely reported a Russian plane was "a couple of kilometers on the wrong side of the border.”

17.11.2014 15:57

Unbe-Kiev-able: Cries of ‘Russian invasion’ not backed by evidence
Following Kiev’s repeated claims of Russian “invasion”, without backing them up with evidence, the West has stopped giving the Ukrainian government unconditional support, Charles Shoebridge, a security analyst, told RT.

14.11.2014 11:38