Category: Russia

Is Putin making another power grab in the Middle East?

Moscow denies backing renegade Libyan general who is marching on Tripoli – amid suspicions of a Russian hand in looming civil war. Russia has denied supporting a Libyan general who is currently marching on Tripoli in an apparent attempt to take control of the north African nation. Rebel strongman […]

Blazing meteorite ‘shakes the ground’ and ‘warms the air’ as it streaks across the night sky in amazing video before smashing through 3ft of solid ice in Russia

This is the moment a blazing meteorite shot across the night sky in Russia with reports saying it ‘shook the ground’ and ‘warmed the air’ before smashing through 3ft of solid ice. Spectacular new footage shows the ‘small meteorite’ flashing across the sky in Evenkia district of Krasnoyarsk region […]

Russia’s economy expands despite sanctions – World Bank

The growth rate of the Russian economy increased last year, while inflation remained low, the World Bank said in its 2019 World Economic Outlook. “Although economic sanctions tightened, Russia experienced relatively low and stable inflation and increased oil production. As a result of robust domestic activity, the Russian economy […]

Russia Threatens Israel With Missile Attack

In response to an Israeli airstrike in Syria last Tuesday, Russia threatened to respond to further Israeli action in Syria with surface-to-surface missiles against targets inside Israel. An Israeli military intelligence website reported that one such missile was already fired last week…..Read More

Top US admiral warns of Russian submarine threat

America’s most senior naval officer in Europe, Adm. James Foggo, said Friday that he was “concerned” about some of Russia’s newer and more advanced fleet of submarines. “Russia is not 10 feet tall but they do have assets that keep me vigilant, concerned. One of them is in […]