Home / Asia / Russia (page 3)

Russia

Trump Jr meeting: Russia lobbyist confirms attendance

A former Soviet counter-intelligence official attended a meeting last year with senior aides to President Donald Trump and his son, it has emerged. Rinat Akhmetshin, now a lobbyist, told AP news agency he was present at the encounter in Trump Tower. Donald Trump Jr was …

Read More »

Trump Jr emails show Russia communication

US President Donald Trump’s son has released an email chain showing he was offered “sensitive” information on Hillary Clinton by a Russian national. Publicist Rob Goldstone tells Donald Trump Jr that there is information that is “part of Russia and its government’s support for Mr …

Read More »

G20 leaders fail to bridge Trump climate chasm

HAMBURG -UNS – Leaders of 19 nations at the G20 summit in Germany have renewed their pledge to implement the Paris deal on climate change, despite the US pulling out. Deadlock over the issue had held up the last day of talks in Hamburg but …

Read More »

Twitter users comment on Melania meeting Putin

WASHIGTON -UNS: Twitter users across the world are commenting on the picture of First Lady of The United States (FLOTUS) Melania Trump meeting Russian President Vladmir Putin. A picture of Putin, beaming while meeting Melania, went viral on Twitter. The users of the micro-blogging website …

Read More »

China, Russia pledge to play role of ballast stone for world peace

MOSCOW- Xinhua/UNS- Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin pledged here Tuesday to build strong China-Russia ties into a ballast stone for world peace and stability as their two countries seek to coordinate even more closely for a better world. The two …

Read More »

Xi to visit Russia, Germany, attend G20 summit

BEIJING -Xinhua/UNS- Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visits to Russia and Germany from July 3 to 6. According to Chinese Foreign Ministry Xi is invited by Russian President Vladimir Putin, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Chancellor Angela Merkel, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu …

Read More »

Pakistan welcomes Russian Presidents’offer to resolve Pak-Indian tension:FO

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI Pakistan has welcomed offer of mediation by Russian President to resolve tension between Islamabad and New Delhi. The reaction to the offer of the Russian President came during weekly briefing by Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria in Islamabad today [Thursday]. He pointed …

Read More »

Pakistan,India join China,Russia-led security bloc

ASTANA -UNS: Asian rivals India and Pakistan on Friday formally joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a security bloc spearheaded by China and Russia, despite bilateral tensions bubbling over Kashmir. Leaders of the largely symbolic body — including Russia´s Vladimir Putin and China´s Xi Jinping — …

Read More »

Putin,Nawaz discuss bilateral ties ,regional situations

ASTANA -UNS – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of SCO summit in Astana on Friday. Matters pertaining to bilateral interest particularly cooperation in diverse fields came under discussion during the meeting. Advisor on Foreign Affairs …

Read More »

Pakistan is taking immense steps to stabilise situation:Putin

Responding to a questioned by the Indian journalist about Kashmir, Russian Putin refused to take sides, saying it was not for him to decide whether Pakistan was fuelling terrorism in India-held Kashmir — an allegation India has repeatedly made. While promising Russian support to India, …

Read More »