Labour furious over report that anti-Russia charity targeted Corbyn, receives govt cash

Labour politicians are outraged and calling for a probe after a report that a McCarthy style charity has received £2 million in government money and targeted Jeremy Corbyn, straying from tackling so-called Russian disinformation. The Institute for Statecraft, based in Scotland, initially seems to be a small organization which claims to counter alleged Russian propaganda […]

EU lost over €100bn because of its own anti-Russia sanctions – Lavrov

The EU is punishing itself for doing Washington’s bidding and sanctioning Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. However, while the restrictions policy does not harm the US, the EU suffers billions in losses. In an interview with the Spanish newspaper El País, Lavrov lamented the dismal state of EU-Russia relations, describing them as far […]

China cancels its top navy officer's visit to US over anti-Russia sanctions

Published time: 22 Sep, 2018 17:04 Edited time: 22 Sep, 2018 17:04 China has canceled the planned visit of its Navy commander to the US in response to the sanctions imposed by Washington against Beijing over its military cooperation with Russia, the Chinese Defense Ministry said. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Scale of anti-Russia frenzy proves Skripal case was only pretext – Russia’s US embassy

The smoothly coordinated and broad effort that led to the biggest collective expulsion of Russian diplomats in history was likely premeditated, the Russian ambassador to the US has said. The Salisbury incident was just a trigger. Russia’s ambassador to the US, Anatoly Antonov, has his doubts about Washington’s justification behind the expulsion of dozens of […]

Exxon pulling out of joint oil projects with Rosneft due to anti-Russia sanctions

Published time: 28 Feb, 2018 22:27 Edited time: 28 Feb, 2018 22:34 American oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp has announced its withdrawal from exploration and research projects with Russia’s Rosneft. The move, linked to Western powers’ anti-Russia sanctions, will cost Exxon some $ 200 million in losses. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?)