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Russia says it is not supplying Pakistan with Su-35 aircraft, clarifies its co-operation with Islamabad 'quite limited'

India has been reportedly worried about the Russia selling weapons to Pakistan.<p>The co-operation between Russia and Pakistan is actually "quite …

Trump’s a Sucker if He Thinks He Can Split Up Putin and the Ayatollahs

Moscow and the mullahs are deeply in bed with each other, especially in Syria. But that doesn’t mean Putin won’t play Trump along.<p>The central …

Middle East

Russia opposition leader Alexei Navalny says Kremlin sabotaging his presidential bid

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny accused the Kremlin of trying to block him from running in next year's presidential election after a court …

Russia

The "Darth Vader" of Russia: meet Igor Sechin, Putin's right-hand man

Late on the night of November 14, Igor Sechin, the CEO of the Russian state oil giant Rosneft, reportedly summoned Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev to a meeting at the company’s headquarters in a czarist-era building across the river from the Kremlin.<p>When he arrived, Ulyukayev was …

Russia

Kremlin says east Ukraine unlikely to be part of deal with Trump | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Thursday it was unlikely that the situation in eastern Ukraine, where pro-Russian separatists are ranged against the Ukrainian army, would be part of any deal with U.S. President Donald Trump.<p>Tanks are seen near the government-held town of Bakhmut, Ukraine, …

North Africa

Trump nominee decried criticism of judges, senators agree

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that comments by his Supreme Court nominee criticizing his own attacks on the judiciary …

Donald Trump

Senate confirms Jeff Sessions as attorney general

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Jeff Sessions as the next attorney general, following a bitter debate in the chamber that saw Republicans formally rebuke Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) for the manner in which she criticized her colleague from Alabama.<p>Sessions, a four-term U.S. senator, was the …

Donald Trump

Russia's Putin ready to meet Trump, preparations may take months: TASS | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet U.S. President Donald Trump but preparations for the possible meeting may take months, not weeks, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying by TASS news agency.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a news …

Russia

Theresa May promises to be ‘very frank’ over importance of EU and Nato with Donald Trump

Theresa May has promised to have “very frank” conversations with Donald Trump about the importance of the European Union remaining intact when they meet for talks.<p>The Prime Minister used an interview with the Financial Times to say she would not hide policy differences and would stress the need for …

European nationalists flaunt strength, buoyed by Trump win

KOBLENZ, Germany (AP) — European nationalist leaders came together Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, …

Europe

Five of the most violent moments of the Reformation

It has been 500 years since what is seen as the “start” of the Reformation, when the German monk Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of a …