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Putin Slams ’Ill-considered Foreign Interference’ in West Asia
15 Oct 2017 21:06

Putin Slams ’Ill-considered Foreign Interference’ in West Asia

Islam times - Russian President rebuked on Saturday double standards towards fighting terrorism and use of extremists as proxies.

 
Russia’s Putin slams hypocrisy, hidden goals in war on terror
15 Oct 2017 08:10

Russia’s Putin slams hypocrisy, hidden goals in war on terror

Islamtimes - Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized double standards and the use of extremists in the fight against terrorism, calling for joint efforts to eradicate the scourge.

 
A handout picture released by the Turkish Presidential Press Office and taken on September 28, 2017 shows Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) shaking hands with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential Complex in Ankara during an official visit. (Via AFP)
14 Oct 2017 04:39

Ankara had talks with Moscow on Russia’s S-500 missile system: Erdogan

Islam Times - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara has had talks with Moscow over Russia’s S-500 surface-to-air missile defense systems, announcing that Turkey has also no “problem” with the Kremlin over its previous deal on receiving batteries of S-400 systems.

 
The European Union’s foreign policy director Federica Mogherini (R) and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov give a joint press conferenc in Brussels on July 11, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
14 Oct 2017 04:06

EU, Russia, China rally behind Iran deal ahead of Trump speech

Islam Times - The EU, Russia and China have called on the US to maintain its commitment to the Iranian nuclear deal, which President Donald Trump is expected to declare no longer in America's interest.

 
The photo shows the seized Russian consulate in San Francisco on October 11, 2017. The Russian flag above the building has been removed.
12 Oct 2017 06:55

Russia slams US for ‘shamefully stealing’ Russian flags

Islam Times - Russia has lambasted the United States for “shamefully stealing” Russian flags from its former consulate building in San Francisco, which has been seized by Washington.

 
This photo taken on October 6, 2017, shows Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. (AFP photo)
12 Oct 2017 03:45

Russia to procure Kalashnikov guns to Philippines: Duterte

Islam Times - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says Russia is to procure his country with a shipment of Kalashnikov guns, a sign Manila is succeeding in its policy to pivot away from long-time ally Washington.

 
An image taken on July 31, 2017 shows the main building of the Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow. (By AFP)
11 Oct 2017 10:14

Russia ‘may cut number of US diplomats to 300 or fewer’

Islam Times - A Russia Foreign Ministry official says Moscow may order Washington to slash the number of its diplomatic personnel across Russia to 300 people or even fewer in a tit-for-tat measure against the US.

 
Major General Igor Konashenkov, the Russian defense ministry’s spokesman
11 Oct 2017 07:15

ISIS Terrorists Cross into Syria from US-Controlled Western Iraq: Russia

Islam Times - Russia says the US-led international coalition is only simulating fighting ISIS terrorists in Iraq, stressing that in the US-led coalition’s area of responsibility in the western part of Iraq the area under ISIS control is expanding.

 
Syrian government forces keep watch from a position in the eastern Syrian city of Dayr al-Zawr on September 11, 2017, as they continue to press forward under Russian air cover in an offensive against Daesh across the province. (Photo by AFP)
10 Oct 2017 09:47

US only pretending to be fighting Daesh in Syria, Iraq: Russia

Islam Times - Russia says the United States is only pretending to be fighting the Daesh terrorist group, saying a US-led coalition has intentionally reduced the number of its air raids in Iraq to allow terrorists to safely flow into Syria, where government forces have been advancing against Daesh.

 
A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 jet (file photo by AFP)
10 Oct 2017 09:45

Russian Su-24 aircraft crashes in Syria, crew killed

Islam Times - Russia says one of its Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jets has crashed while preparing for take-off from a military base in Syria’s northwestern Latakia Province, killing the crew.

 
This photo taken on May 10, 2017 shows Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L) and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (R) arriving for photos in the Treaty Room of the State Department in Washington, DC. (By AFP)
10 Oct 2017 07:04

US could face retaliation over ‘illegally seized’ properties: Russia FM

Islam Times - Russian properties “illegally seized” by the US government must be returned to its embassy, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov tells US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

 
Russian S-400 missile systems are seen riding through Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia, on May 9, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
10 Oct 2017 06:04

Turkey may find other partners if Russia reluctant to share S-400 technology: Cavusoglu

Islam Times - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Ankara may cancel its deal with Russia on acquiring the Russian S-400 missile systems and seek a deal with other partners if Moscow is reluctant to share the technology of its most advanced air defense system with the Anatolian country.

 
Russian Warplanes Kill ISIS Commanders, Dozens of Terrorists Inside Syria
9 Oct 2017 08:12

Russian Warplanes Kill ISIS Commanders, Dozens of Terrorists Inside Syria

Islam Times - Dozens of ISIS terrorists, among them commanders and foreign fighters, were killed in a series of Russian airstrikes in Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

 
What Did Saudi King Look for in Russia Visit?
9 Oct 2017 08:09

What Did Saudi King Look for in Russia Visit?

Islam Times - Saudi King's unprecedented visit to Russia Wednesday has unleashed a barrage of speculations about the real intentions driving the trip at a time the region is experiencing fresh developments. Despite the fact that Moscow and Riyadh have a relatively long history of diplomatic relations,...

 
Syria - Russia Warn Against U.S. Cooperation With Terrorists
9 Oct 2017 07:50

Syria - Russia Warn Against U.S. Cooperation With Terrorists

Islam Times - The Syrian Army was on its way across the Euphrates river to liberate the oil- and gas-fields east of Deir Ezzor city. The U.S. countered the move. It sent a small forces of Arab tribal mercenaries who were earlier allied with the Islamic State (ISIS). These proxy forces came from a ...

 
Russian President Warns over Possible Attack on North Korea
6 Oct 2017 05:50

Russian President Warns over Possible Attack on North Korea

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that a global military strike against North Korea would be possible, yet its outcome uncertain, as it is a “closed state.”

 
enate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R) and committee Vice Chair Mark Warner hold a news conference on the status of the committee
5 Oct 2017 05:33

US Senate intelligence panel confirms Russia’s 2016 meddling

Islam Times - The Senate Intelligence Committee throws its support behind allegations that Russia meddled in the US 2016 election, which yielded President Donald Trump.

 
Saudi King Salman in Russia on historic visit
5 Oct 2017 05:30

Saudi King Salman in Russia on historic visit

Islam Times - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has arrived in the Russian capital, Moscow, on a first such visit by a monarch in the kingdom’s history.

 
Whose Bright Idea Was RussiaGate?
4 Oct 2017 12:41

Whose Bright Idea Was RussiaGate?

Islam Times - The answer to the question in the title of this article is that Russiagate was created by CIA director John Brennan.

 
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (Photo by Reuters)
4 Oct 2017 09:14

US involved in ‘bloody provocations’ against Russian forces in Syria: Lavrov

Islam Times - The Russian foreign minister has slammed the US for pursing a “double standard” approach towards the fight against terror in Syria, saying Washington encourages “bloody provocations” against Russian and Syrian government forces.