Pravda World News Thu, 24 Sep 2020 21:39:00 +0300Mikhail Gorbachev supports protesters in Belarus
Mikhail Gorbachev, еhe first and only president of the Soviet Union, supported protesters in Belarus with the words "well done Belarusians!" However, they still "have to work hard," Gorbachev said in an interview with Podyem publication.
"My dear Re...Wed, 23 Sep 2020 21:00:00 +0300Russia deploys commandos in Belarus as part of Slavic Brotherhood drill
The Russian Defense Ministry deployed a tactical group of the Tula Airborne Division to Belarus as part of the second stage of the Slavic Brotherhood exercise."In accordance with the concept of the Belarusian-Russian exercise Slavic Brotherhood-2020,...Thu, 17 Sep 2020 21:30:00 +0300Belarus closes borders with Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko announced the closure of borders with Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine. This is a decision that was had to make, he said. According to Lukashenka, he had to "keep a half of the army on the western border, having...Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:00:00 +0300Russia warns USA not to interfere in Belarus crisis
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Rudenko had a telephone conversation with US Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan. During the conversation, Rudenko warned the United States as far as the development of the crisis in Belarus is concerned. The det...Wed, 16 Sep 2020 20:33:00 +0300Coronavirus pandemic causes unprecedented economic decline since WWII
The losses, which the coronavirus pandemic is going to cause to the world economy, are not going to be as large as many thought at the peak of the first wave of the pandemic. However, the improved forecast, which was published on Wednesday, promises ...Thu, 10 Sep 2020 16:31:00 +0300Houthi rebels strike Saudi capital Riyadh
Yemeni Houthi rebels attacked the capital of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh.The militants claimed that they managed to strike a "very important target" in the city with the help of three Samad3 drones and Dul-Faqqar ballistic missile. They did not specify wh...Thu, 27 Aug 2020 13:36:00 +0300Russia explains why its BTR rammed into USA's MaxxPro in Syria
The Russian Defense Ministry presented its own version of the incident with the Russian BTR-82A armored personnel carrier and the American International MaxxPro in the vicinity of the town of Derik in Syria.The ministry noted that the international...Mon, 24 Aug 2020 18:27:00 +0300Lukashenko with a Kalashnikov in public: A revolting stunt
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko appeared in public with an assault rifle in his hands to intimidate people, former chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Belarus, Stanislav Shushkevich said.In his opinion, Lukashenko's appearance...Tue, 18 Aug 2020 23:19:00 +0300Putin won't let other states touch Belarus
Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the crisis in Belarus in a conversation over the phone. As reported on the Kremlin website, the conversation took place at the initiative of the German side.The Russian si...Fri, 14 Aug 2020 20:25:00 +0300Lukashenko does not even think to leave
Alexander Lukashenko, the President of Belarus, held a meeting devoted to the work of the construction industry. During the meeting, Lukashenko made a few comments about the current crisis in the country.
"To begin with: I am still alive and not abro...Tue, 04 Aug 2020 17:03:00 +0300Belarus President Lukashenko claims Russia wants massacre in Minsk
In his address to the nation and to the National Assembly, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko raised the issue of the detention of 33 Russian citizens and announced the news about the deployment of another detachment of militants to the south ...Mon, 03 Aug 2020 19:15:00 +0300Russia surprises Cyprus by exiting double taxation agreement
The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation has launched the process to terminate the double taxation agreement with the Republic of Cyprus. The agreement does not make it possible to increase taxes on dividends and interest for Russian residen...Wed, 29 Jul 2020 21:15:00 +0300Belarus arrests group of PMC Wagner militants on their way to Sudan
State-run news agency of Belarus BelTA reported the details of the detention of "members of a foreign private military company" near Minsk, the capital of Belarus, and in the south of the country. The news agency separately specified that the arreste...Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:13:00 +0300Belarus President Lukashenko miraculously survives coronavirus
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko experienced coronavirus disease asymptomatically, on his feet. Lukashenko told about his experience on Tuesday, July 28, when he visited military unit 3214 of the Interior Ministry troops in Minsk.
"I apologi...Thu, 16 Jul 2020 16:55:00 +0300Azerbaijan threatens to strike Armenian nuclear power plant
Azerbaijan may strike a high-precision missile blow at the Metsamor nuclear power plant in Armenia, the head of the press service of the Ministry of Defense Azerbaijan, Colonel Vagif Dargyakhli, stated.
Azerbaijan will strike the missile blow in the ...Tue, 30 Jun 2020 18:50:00 +0300USA wants to buy Russian S-400 air defense systems from Turkey
The United States wants to buy Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems from Turkey. In return, Turkey will be allowed to take part in the program for the creation of US F-35 fighters. A corresponding amendment to the draft law on budgetary appr...Mon, 29 Jun 2020 20:50:00 +0300Europeans start traveling urging second wave of COVID-19 to come
The number of cases of coronavirus infection worldwide exceeded 10 million on June 28, a report from the Johns Hopkins University said. The virus has claimed the lives of almost 500,000 people so far.
The most alarming situation preserves in the USA,...Thu, 11 Jun 2020 20:45:00 +0300USA wants to recognize Russia sponsor or terrorism
The Republican Study Committee of the US House of Representatives produced a report with proposals for additional sanctions against Russia. The Republicans propose recognizing Russia as a sponsor of terrorism for supporting the Taliban*, the Islamic ...Mon, 08 Jun 2020 20:18:00 +0300Saudi Arabia ends price war with Russia
After the successful completion of the OPEC+ deal talk, Saudi Arabia lifted almost all discounts on oil that it had provided to customers in Europe and Asia after the start of the price war with Russia.
The most recent actions of the kingdom indicate...Wed, 03 Jun 2020 19:23:00 +0300Trump’s G7 offer creates more questions than answers for Kremlin
The European Union rejected any proposal to return Russia to the G7 and warned Washington that it could not independently change the rules for the group.
Earlier, US President Donald Trump announced that he would postpone the June G7 summit until Sep...