Tag archive for ‘Russia – USA Relations’
Trump_Lavrov_White House_USA_May 10, 2017
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

After meeting with Trump, Lavrov warns against repeating mistakes made in Iraq and Libya

nsnbc : After meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov pleaded to the international community to consider the consequences of ousting leaders of states and not to repeat More...

Mohammead Alloush and Osama Abu Zaid during the previous round of Astana talks in January 2017, walked out of the talks protesting - so what "deal" was reached?
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Putin and Trump discussed 4th Astana talks on Syria

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S.-American counterpart Donald Trump discussed the fourth round of Astana talks aimed to bringing peace to war-torn Syria. Mohammead Alloush during the previous More...

Igor Litvak, the attorney for Russian hacker Roman Seleznev, talks to reporters, April 21, 2017, following the sentencing.
By nsnbc On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

27 Years for Son of Russian MP for Credit Card and Hacking Scheme

nsnbc : Roman Seleznev, the son of Russian lawmaker Valery Seleznev was sentenced Friday by a U.S. federal court to 27 years in prison after being convicted of a cyber assault on thousands of U.S. businesses, involving More...

Russia_MoD_2017_Alexandra Land_Franz Josef Archipelago_Arctic
By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Meet Russia’s New Arctic Military Base: And what have ExxonMobil and Rex Tillerson to do with it?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russia’s Ministry of Defense invited to a virtual tour around its very real military base on Alexandra Land in the Franz Josef Archipelago in the Arctic. The architecture is futuristic, More...

Anis H. Bajrektarevic, March 2017
By Anis H. Bajrektarevic On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Neo-religionism of the post ideological Russia

Anis H. Bajrektarevic (nsnbc) : The lonely superpower (US) vs. the bear of the permafrost (Russia), with the world’s last cosmopolite (EU) in between. Is the ongoing calamity at the eastern flank of the EU a conflict, More...

Tillerson arrives in Moscow - is a new era with a policy of tensions that benefits Moscow as much as it benefits Washington in the pipeline?
By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Tillerson visits Moscow: A New “Yalta” during the Trump and Putin Administrations?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in the Russian capital Moscow on Wednesday, April 12, for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. On the top of their agenda will More...

S-400 battery, here deployed in Syria to protect Russian military assets.
By nsnbc On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Russia won’t intercept U.S. missiles in Syria: Ozerov

nsnbc : Senator Viktor Ozerov, the head of the Russian Federation Council’s Defense and Security Committee said Russian armed forces in Syria won’t attempt to intercept any U.S.-American missiles if More...

Rex Tillerson_USA_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Moscow on April 12

 nsnbc : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Moscow on April 12, merely days after the United States hit the al-Shairat Airport in the countryside of Homs, Syria, with more than 50 cruise missiles, More...

Igor Konashenkov_Russia_Moscow_MoD_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

After US Cruise Missile Raid in Syria, Russia Suspends Russia – US Security Hotline

nsnbc : After the U.S. on Friday had delivered a strike with Tomahawk missiles at an airbase of the Syrian Air Force in Shayrat, the Russian Defense Ministry suspends as of April 8 the operations of a communications More...

Russian troops block the road to Gori, Georgia, in August 2008. EPA/PAVEL WOLBERG
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

Defrosting relations with Russia and debunking ‘grand narratives’

Moritz Pieper (TC) : International affairs is about whose story wins. The fine line between diplomacy and public relations is about the distinction between communicating policies and selling them. Nothing illustrates More...