Foreign diplomats to answer before State Duma for inciting Maidan

20.08.2019, Moscow.

Foreign diplomats who were handing out instruction materials during street protests in Moscow will be summoned to a commission established at the State Duma of the Russian Federation to investigate foreign interference, the Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said on August 19, REGNUM reports.
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Russian Defense Minister: We are ready for dialogue with US on INF treaty. Missiles will be only in response

19.08.2019, Moscow.

Russia remains ready for dialogue with the United States on the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoygu said on August 18 on air of the Russia-24 channel.
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New military strategy will allow US to respond to cyber threats with nuclear attack

16.08.2019, Moscow.

The US are developing a new strategy for legitimizing its allegations against countries carrying out cyber attacks, stated Deputy Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Oleg Khramov on August 14 in an interview to Rossiyskaya Gazeta.
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Political scientist: China faces a dilemma – Tiananmen 2.0 or the country’s disintegration

16.08.2019, Moscow.

China currently faces a dilemma in connection with the situation in Hong Kong: to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity, which essentially means to repeat the events on Tiananmen Square in 1989, or to launch the process of the country’s erosion and dissolution. Doctor of political science Vladimir Pavlenko drew such a conclusion in his article “In Hong Kong, Beijing decides between the consolidation of society and decay” for REGNUM News Agency published on August 14.
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Russian Central Election Commission Chair: Experts to reverify signatures in support of Moscow City Duma candidates

14.08.2019, Moscow.

The signatures that caused the barring of candidates from the Moscow city council elections will be reverified, the Chair of the Russian Central Election Commission, Ella Pamfilova, stated on August 8 during a meeting of the working group investigating the candidates’ complaints.
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Russian Ministry of Defense publishes report on atrocities by Lithuanian punitive forces

01.08.2019, Moscow.

A document describing atrocities committed by Lithuanian nationalists during the Great Patriotic War has been published by the Russian Ministry of Defense on July 31 on a website dedicated to the battles for Kaunas during the Great Patriotic War.
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Russian General Staff accuses US mercenaries of looting Syrian oilfields

30.07.2019, Moscow.

US-based private military companies (PMCs) supported by the US-led International Coalition’s air forces are looting Syrian oil facilities, the Director of the Main Operational Directorate of the Russian Armed Forces Colonel-General Sergey Rudskoy said at a Ministry of Defense briefing on July 29.
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