Tag Archives: Russia


Russia Says US Fuelling ‘Vicious Circle’ On North Korea

TOKYO, (APP/AFP) – Russia on Friday urged an end to a “vicious circle” on North Korea, claiming tough US reactions to nuclear tests by Pyongyang escalate tensions on the peninsula. “We suggest looking at the situation in a multi-dimensional way in order to break the vicious


Iran, Russia To Build 6,000 Freight Cars

TEHRAN, (APP/MNA): Iran and Russia have agreed to jointly manufacture six thousand railroad cars for domestic consumption. Research and Production Corporation `United Wagon Company’ (RPC UWC) and three Iranian firms sealed a deal to build six thousand Russian railway wagons for the Islamic Republic of Iran


Trump Defiant As New Russia Ties Emerge

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP): An avalanche of new revelations about ties between Donald Trump’s aides and Russia forced the White House back on the offensive Friday, overshadowing a presidential weekend trip to Florida and his well-received major speech. Before arriving at his Mar-a-Lago resort for the fourth


India, Russia Close In On Chopper Deal: Report

BANGALORE, India, (APP/AFP): Russia is close to finalising a deal to build helicopters in India, an executive said Tuesday, a move that would boost Narendra Modi’s ambitions to manufacture defence hardware locally. India is the world’s top defence importer and is seeking to revamp its


Pakistan To Become SCO Member, Says Russian Ambassador

Russian Ambassador in Pakistan Alexey Yurivich Dedov Wednesday said that Russia was extending full support to Pakistan’s bid for Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) membership. Pakistan would become the SCO member, the Russian ambassador said while addressing a gathering of industrialists and business tycoons at Multan Chamber