Monthly Archives: December 2020

Russian nuclear submarine test-fires 4 missiles

   MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian nuclear submarine on Saturday successfully test-fired four intercontinental ballistic missiles in a show of readiness of Moscow’s nuclear forces amid tension with the U.S. The Defense Ministry said that the Vladimir Monomakh submarine of the Pacific Fleet launched four Bulava missiles in quick succession from an underwater position in the Sea of Okhotsk. Their

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Bank, post office and medical center: a modern service center will open at the checkpoint between Donetsk and Mariupol

A modern service center for citizens crossing the demarcation line will appear in the Donetsk region at the Novotroitskoe checkpoint of entry-exit. The chairman of the Donetsk Regional State Administration Pavel Kirilenko announced this on his Facebook page . The building will house the Center for the provision of administrative services, a bank and post office, a medical assistant and midwife station. “Thanks to such

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A Russian representative was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan because of the words of a State Duma deputy on the air of Channel One. He called the territory of Kazakhstan “a gift from Russia”

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan summoned the Charge d’Affaires of the Russian Federation Alexander Komarov due to the words of the chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Science Vyacheslav Nikonov that most of the country’s territory was actually donated to the Kazakhs by Russia. TASS reports. The department handed over a note to the Russian diplomat,

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Diplomat: Lavrov discussed problem of justification of Nazi crimes with AfD delegation

According to Maria Zakharova, the German lawmakers’ attention was drawn to personalized payments to Leningrad siege survivors, regardless of their nationality MOSCOW, December 12. /TASS/. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov emphasized at a meeting with a delegation of the German opposition party Alternative for Germany (AfD) in Moscow on December 8 that Russia condemns any efforts to play down the

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Russia extends sanctions against Ukrainian politicians

There are 849 Ukrainians on the sanctions list.Sanctioned are members of the Servant of the People faction / Photo from UNIAN, by Oleksandr Kuzmyn The authorities of the Russian Federation have expanded the list of Ukrainians subject to that country’s sanctions. The updated document was posted on the official Internet portal of legal information of the Russian Federation. In total, there are 849

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FM Kuleba: Hague court announces decision to probe into Russia’s war crimes in Ukraine

21:59, 11.12.20 – UNIAN In 2015, Ukraine lodged a case with the International Criminal Court in The Hague regarding war crimes and crimes against humanity in eastern Ukraine and Crimea. Prosecutors at the International Criminal Court in The Hague have announced the decision that there is every reason to probe into the war crimes committed by the Russian Federation in

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