Vladimir Putin warns against foreign meddling in Kazakhstan
... Kazakhstan are not the first and far from the last attempt to interfere in the internal affairs of our states from the outside, said the Russian president, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev... ... with Washington and amid fears that Putin is poised to order a further incursion into Ukraine . The fast-moving events in Kazakhstan took the Kremlin and other regional... ... week and was arrested on suspicion of treason. There has been no evidence so far about foreign backing for the unrest, but many have speculated that the protest movement was...
Updated: 01/10/2022
China seeks to strengthen ties with Ukraine
Kyiv Ukraine 7 January ANI China's multifaceted interests in Ukraine, including its strategic geographical location, inheritance of high-end Soviet defence systems and technology, have led to the increased influence ... ... equipment and medicines, Beijing 's vaccine diplomacy in Ukraine was a lacklustre affair. Protestors in the Ukrainian city of Novi Sanzhary staged a protest against the... ... rights situation in Xinjiang at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva . The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry did not clarify the backtracking, but it transpired that Ukraine had...
Updated: 01/07/2022
Kremlin says Kazakhstan can solve its own problems
... Kazakhstan had not requested Russian help to deal with protests triggered by a fuel price increase that caused the resignation of its government on Wednesday. Russia is sensitive to the unrest in former Soviet republics, which it regards as part of its sphere of influence, and has accused the West of stoking revolutions in countries such as Georgia and Ukraine in the past. Russia 's foreign ministry said it was closely monitoring the situation in its southern neighbour and counting on the earliest possible ...
Updated: 01/05/2022
How to avoid war with Ukraine: what to know
... carried an ill omen for negotiations to avert a larger war with Ukraine. A flatbed rail wagon speeding through South-West Russia ... ... negotiations to avert a larger war with Ukraine . A Buk-M-1, a type of medium-range surface-to-air missile system that became notorious ... ... , for firing drills. There is the escalating rhetoric. Deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said Russia and the US may be ... ... This kind of engagement with Ukraine on security and military affairs is seen as absolutely unacceptable, right or wrong. Lukyanov ...
Updated: 12/12/2021
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz to visit Paris on Friday
... with Russia's tensions and climate in the spotlight for his first foreign trip since he took office this week. The German Chancellor ... ... after 16 years in power. Scholz took power with a new coalition of Greens and business-friendly Free Democrats, which has agreed ... ... boycott of the Olympics in China and Russian troop build-up on Ukraine 's border are set to dominate discussions. Scholz warned ... ... its economic weight with more responsibility in global security affairs. The pledge to all NATO member states to commit two percent ...
Updated: 12/10/2021
Russia compares Ukraine to 1962 Cold War as tensions rise
Ukraine counts on foreign military supplies Combines multiple Russia-Ukraine lines of hostile rhetoric towards Ukraine on Thursday and compared the crisis there to the most dangerous point of the Cold War, as it waited for U.S. Ukraine counts on foreign military supplies Combines multiple Russia - Ukraine strands MOSCOW, December ...
Updated: 12/09/2021
Biden, Putin face deep divisions in Ukraine
... MOSCOW WASHINGTON, Dec 6 Reuters Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin have a chasm of mutual distrust when they hold a virtual meeting on Tuesday in the shadow of what the United States believes is a Russian invasion of Ukraine . The Kremlin described relations ahead of a video conference call, which it... ... can veto Ukraine 's NATO hopes. Andrey Kortunov, head of the Russian International Affairs Council , who is close to the Foreign Ministry, said their positions are Com markets commodities...
Updated: 12/06/2021
Vladimir Putin wants to take action against Ukraine
... is planning to do. Analysts say this could be another attempt to gain leverage over Ukraine and a warning to the West not to meddle in the Kremlin's strategic and spiritual... ... the West not to meddle in the Kremlin's strategic and spiritual backyard. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday in Sweden that Russia had plans for significant... ... pay a high price if it invaded. On Thursday, Blinken is scheduled to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines of the OSCE meeting in Stockholm ...
Updated: 12/02/2021
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