Russia

Involvement in the Syrian conflict is putting Russia’s internal security at risk, as evidenced by both al-Nusra Front (or al-Qaeda in Syria) and Islamic State (ISIS) calling for terrorist attacks on Russian soil. These threats need to be treated seriously ...

One week before the UN General Assembly where Russia will present its international coalition against Daech plan, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned the Kremlin against the risk of “escalation of the conflict” . Since the disclosure by US, ...

One week before the UN General Assembly where Putin will present its international coalition against Daech plan, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned the Kremlin against the risk of “escalation of the conflict” .Since the disclosure by US, British ...

Thirteen members of armed groups who had Friday launched attacks against police in Tajikistan were killed Saturday during a major police operation that also allowed to make several arrests, announced the Ministry of Interior of Tajikistan. Friday, eight policemen and ...

A delegation of the Syrian regime and the opposition members tolerated by Damascus will meet from Sunday for a week in Moscow, said Thursday to AFP the Russian Foreign Ministry. “Contacts are continuing for the settlement of the Syrian issue. A ...

An advertising Siberian company has launched a limited edition, really original of toilet paper … He sent some rolls at the German, American and British embassies. “Our response”. The Russian inventiveness knows no limits. The advertising Koliassine Kiril, who lives in Omsk ...

Facebook users can now view gay-friendly with a rainbow sky filter applied to their profile picture. Something that many of the  Russian Internet users do not like. They decided to use a A Russian Flag rather than the “Gay” Flag. In solidarity ...

In a context of extreme tensions, both on the domestic scene and on the international stage, the Russian society is in shock, following the death of Boris Netmstov. To analyse the consequences for Russia YoungDiplomats scanned the reactions of the ...

Vladimir Putin has a very clear strategy in Ukraine: first, sow panic among Ukrainians and the West and then wait, then provoke Ukrainians into doing things that distance them from the West, and then wait; invade when both Ukrainians and ...

Summary With Turkey and Russia now at odds, Central Asia’s prevailing attitude toward Turkey has changed in recent months. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was scheduled to visit Turkmenistan in October, but a terrorist attack in the Turkish capital led ...