Turkey rejects French President Emmanuel Macron’s comments on Ankara-Moscow rift after Syria strikes

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag has slammed remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron that a recent US-led military operation in Syria drove a wedge between Ankara and Moscow. “Turkey’s Syria policy is not a policy of being on the same side or being opposed to another country,” Bozdag […]

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Russia cannot limit Israel’s actions in Syria : Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman

Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman (Photo by AFP) Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman says the Tel Aviv regime does not accept limitations from Russia or any other country on its “actions” in war-ravaged Syria. “We will maintain total freedom of action. We will not accept any limitation when it comes to […]

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Skripal case attack on Russia’s international role: Moscow’s UN envoy Vasily Nebenzia

Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzia (Photo by AFP) Moscow’s envoy to the United Nations has slammed the anti-Russia claims in the Skripal poisoning case as an “attack” against his country’s role on the international stage, especially its Syria peace efforts. The Skripal case “questions [Russia’s] legitimacy in general. It is an attack not […]

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Moscow slams US Senate report on Russian President Vladimir Putin as ‘unfounded’

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov Russia has lambasted as “unfounded” a report released by the US Senate that accuses Moscow of carrying out disinformation campaigns to undermine democracies, including the Kremlin’s alleged meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. “We can only express our dismay with this continuing campaign and once again remind […]

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