Russia’s Hypersonic Missiles May Reach US Command Centers Within 5 Minutes

MOSCOW, February 21. /TASS/. Russian military ships and submarines equipped with Tsircon hypersonic missiles will be capable of destroying command centers on the United States territory in five minutes, Retired Counter Admiral Vsevolov Khmyrov told reporters on Thursday. Khmyrov said that after withdrawing from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, the US will control systems…

Lavrov, Shaaban Discuss Latest Developments in Syria

21 February، 2019 Moscow, SANA Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed on Thursday with Presidential Political and Media Advisor Buthaina Shaaban the latest developments in Syria and the efforts exerted to contribute to the political process in a way that guarantees Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. A statement by the Russian Foreign Ministry said that…

Netanyahu Insists on Involving Israel in War: What is Moscow’s Position?

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Moscow to “test the stand of Russia and its allies in Syria on their intention to go to war if Israel bombs Syrian and Iranian objectives in the Levant”. Netanyahu is seeking some answers related to the…

Shaaban: Syria’s War on Terrorism Continues

19 February، 2019 Moscow, SANA Presidential Political and Media Adviser Dr. Bouthaina Shaaban stressed that Syria is continuing its war on terrorism and will liberate every inch of its territory from terrorism or occupation. ”The countries which claim the fight against terrorism in Syria, on top the United States of America and Turkish regime ,…

Opening Corridors for Humanitarian Aid to Rukban: Joint Statement by the Heads of Russian and Syrian Joint Coordination Committees on Repatriation of Syrian Refugees

Joint statement by the Heads of Russian and Syrian Joint Coordination Committees on repatriation of Syrian refugees Mikhail Mizintsev and Hussein Makhlouf on opening humanitarian corridors for evacuation of Syrian from Rukban camp, dated February 16, 2019: Despite the destructive position of the United States, which is illegally occupying the 55-kilometre zone around al-Tanf, the…

What Are Russia and Turkey Preparing for Syria?

Elijah J. Magnier The 14thof February meeting in Sochi between the three Presidents (Russia, Turkey and Iran) is not expected to find solutions agreeable to all parties about the two main problem areas left in Syria: northeast Syria (Manbij to Qamishli/al-Hasaka), currently occupied by US forces, and Idlib city and its rural areas occupied by jihadist…