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Russia says US asked 24 of its diplomats to leave by Sept. 3 | Source: Mehr News

Russia’s ambassador to the United States said Washington had asked 24 Russian diplomats to leave the country by Sept. 3 after their visas expire, heightening tensions between the two countries. The US move comes after US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced that Russia had demanded the expel of about 200 local staff members of […]

Russia expels Estonian diplomat | Source: Anadolu Agency

Russia declared a staff member of the Estonian diplomatic mission in Moscow a “persona non grata,” asking him to leave the country. The ministry pointed out that this was a retaliatory move to the expulsion of a Russian diplomat from the Estonian capital Tallinn. Source: Anadolu Agency​​​​​​​ MORE NEWS ABOUT EUROPE: Europe FREE SUBSCRIPTION Get […]

Belarus leader ready to invite Russian troops ‘if necessary’ | Source: Bellingham Herald

Belarus’ authoritarian president said he’s prepared to invite Russian troops into the country if such a move is necessary to ensure the security of both Belarus and Russia. Lukashenko stressed that he had dealt with last year’s anti-government protests without involving other countries’ armed forces, but added that he would not hesitate to bring in […]


Israel sides against Turkey in Cyprus dispute | Source: Al Monitor

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said after his meeting with Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides that Israel is concerned over what it considers a Turkish provocative move in northern Cyprus. Lapid was reacting to the July 20 announcement by the authorities in the self-declared Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus on a partial reopening of the abandoned […]

Russia keeps using gas as geopolitical weapon against Ukraine | Source: UKR Inform

The Russian Federation continues to use natural gas as a geopolitical weapon against Ukraine and the European Union, says Yuriy Vitrenko, Chairman of the Board at NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine. As proof, Vitrenko cited a recent statement by Russia’s gas monopoly Gazprom that the continued gas transit through Ukraine depended on the EU companies purchasing […]

China stands ready to enhance cooperation with Belarus: Chinese FM | Source: People´s Daily Online

China stands ready to further enhance its relations with Belarus and strengthen mutually beneficial cooperation. China firmly supports Belarus in safeguarding its state sovereignty and national dignity, opposes any reckless unilateral sanctions against Belarus, and stands against external forces’ interference in Belarus’ internal affairs, FM said. Source: People´s Daily Online MORE NEWS ABOUT EUROPE: Europe […]

Russia races to build giant icebreakers in bid for Arctic dominance | Source: Japan Times

At St. Petersburg’s historic Baltic Shipyard, cranes hover over the shining Neva River as hundreds of workers build four nuclear-powered icebreakers. Fronted by a Russian flag and named after the country’s northern regions, the giant vessels are meant to ensure Moscow’s dominance over the melting Arctic. Russia has scrambled to become a leading power in […]

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