- 14:39 24/07/2014
- 13:43 23/07/2014
- 23:19 22/07/2014
- 19:43 22/07/2014
- 16:22 22/07/2014
The European Union added three people and nine companies to its sanctions list against Syria on Tuesday, freezing their assets and denying their entry to EU countries, an official EU communique stated.
- 12:04 22/07/2014
Israeli President-elect Reuven Rivlin during a meeting with Russia’s Federation Council members called for strengthening political ties with Moscow, including terrorism prevention, the Federation Council’s press center said Tuesday in a statement.
- 18:37 21/07/2014
Approximately 4,000 cultural heritage sites in Iraq are under immediate threat of being lost as the ongoing conflict between the ISIS and local religious groups leaves them open to looters, said Alex Nagel, a Research Associate in the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History.
- 16:00 21/07/2014
Australia has confirmed that a teen suicide bomber who recently blew himself up outside an Iraqi mosque was its citizen, raising new concerns about the jihadi threat at home once battle-hardened and indoctrinated nationals return from Middle East hotspots.
- 12:00 21/07/2014
Could gas and oil be the cause of wars started by the US in Ukraine and Syria? The Burning Point is discussing it with Dr. Konstantin Kholodilin, based at the German Institute for Economic Research, and Alastair Crooke, the founder and director of the Conflicts Forum.
- 07:42 18/07/2014
- 16:53 17/07/2014
While Syria has started destruction of its chemical weapons stockpiles, some believe that when all the weapons are destroyed, Syria will lose the leverage against its neighbors. But experts say that Damascus will still have ruffs to play with.
- 18:13 16/07/2014
- 12:11 16/07/2014
Russia has raised questions in the United Nations and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) over the growing popularity of so-called “jihad tourism” among the European middle class, Ilya Rogachev, director of the department of new challenges and threats at the Russian Foreign Ministry, told RIA Novosti.
- 22:27 14/07/2014
The UN Security Council unanimously approved on Monday a resolution authorizing the delivery of humanitarian aid to population in rebel-held areas in Syria through four additional cross-border points.
- 17:47 11/07/2014
This week has seen a surge of violence in the Middle East. Iraq and Gaza are ablaze. Radio VR is discussing it with V. Matuzov, Chairman of the Society of Friendship and Business Cooperation with Arab Countries, and S.Naqvi, Distinguished Fellow at Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi.
- 20:00 10/07/2014
On June 29 the leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi announced the establishment of a caliphate, an islamic state with religious authority over the world's muslims...
- 18:34 10/07/2014
Russia expects successful work with Italian-Swedish diplomat Staffan de Mistura, who has been nominated as the next UN special representative for Syria, a spokesman for the Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday.
- 14:27 10/07/2014
The revelation that the UK Government failed to stop the supply of sarin gas to Syria highlights the need for “effective implementation” of the Chemical Weapons Convention, a leading campaigner on arms control has told RIA Novosti.
- 11:02 08/07/2014
- Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Doubts Independence Supporters Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane
- Moscow Accuses Ukraine Troops of Capturing 2 Russian Journalists, Demands Release
- Biological Tests Onboard Russia’s Foton-M Satellite Held as Planned
- Norwegian Intelligence Warns of New Terrorist Act Threatening Country