Foreign policy of Vladimir Putin
The foreign policy of Vladimir Putin concerns the policies of Russia's president Vladimir Putin vis-a-vis other nations. He held office from 2000 to 2008, and assumed power again in 2012.As of late 20...
Russian President Putin pays a visit to Iran bearing gifts
Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a visit to Iran's supreme leader in Tehran on Monday and brought along two coveted deals. Before leaving Moscow, Putin lifted a ban on uranium exports to Iran. T...
RAF Given Green Light To Shoot Down Hostile Russian Jets In Syria
Defence officials warn UK and Russia are 'a step closer to war'. As relations between the West and Russia steadily deteriorate, Royal Air Force (RAF) pilots have been given the go-ahead to shoot down ...
Reports: Four Russian missiles miss Syrian targets, hit Iran
Four Russian cruise missiles launched from the Caspian Sea missed their Syrian targets Thursday and landed in Iran, FOX News and CNN reported, citing unnamed U.S. officials. The official Islamic Repub...
Typhoons From RAF Lossiemouth Intercept Nuclear-Capable Russian Bombers Off Coast Of United Kingdom
The Typhoons blasted from RAF Lossiemouth in Scotland to intercept the pair of Tupolev Tu-160 BlackJack bombers which were flying in international airspace in an area of UK national interest. The Mini...
Russia-United Kingdom relations
Russia–United Kingdom relations (Russian: Российско-британские отношения) is the relationship between the Russian Federation and the United Kingdom. Spanning nearly five centuries, it has often sw...
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Belarus-Russia relations
Russia remains the largest and most important partner for Belarus both in the political and economic fields. The Treaty on Equal Rights of Citizens between Belarus and Russia was signed in December 19...
Belarus-Russia relations - Wikipedia
Russia-Ukraine relations
Russia–Ukraine relations (Russian: Российско-украинские отношения, Ukrainian: Українсько-російські відносини) were established in 1991 immediately upon the dissolution of the Soviet Union of w...
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Georgia-Russia relations
The relations between Georgia and Russia date back hundreds of years and remain complicated despite certain religious and historical ties that exist between the two countries and their people. The fir...
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Moldova-Russia relations
Moldova–Russia relations are the bilateral relations between the Republic of Moldova and the Russian Federation.
Following its victory in the Russo-Turkish War 1806–1812, the Russian empire annexe...
Moldova-Russia relations - Wikipedia
Russian President Putin pays a visit to Iran bearing gifts
Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a visit to Iran's supreme leader in Tehran on Monday and brought along two coveted deals. Before leaving Moscow, Putin lifted a ban on uranium exports to Iran. T...
RAF Given Green Light To Shoot Down Hostile Russian Jets In Syria
Defence officials warn UK and Russia are 'a step closer to war'. As relations between the West and Russia steadily deteriorate, Royal Air Force (RAF) pilots have been given the go-ahead to shoot down ...
Embassy of Iran in Moscow
The Embassy of Iran in Moscow (Persian: سفارت ایران در مسکو‎) is the diplomatic mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation. The chancery is located at 7 Pokrovsky Boulevar...
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Treaty of Turkmenchay
The Treaty of Turkmenchay (Russian: Туркманчайский договор, Persian: عهدنامه ترکمنچای‎) was an agreement between Persia (modern Iran) and the Russian Empire, which concluded the Russo-Persia...
Treaty of Turkmenchay - Wikipedia
History of Moldova
The history of Moldova can be traced to the 1350s, when the Principality of Moldavia, the medieval precursor of modern Moldova and Romania, was founded. The principality was a vassal of the Ottoman Em...
History of Moldova - Wikipedia
Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant
The Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant (Persian: نیروگاه اتمی بوشهر‎) is a nuclear power plant in Iran 17 kilometres (11 mi) southeast of the city of Bushehr, between the fishing villages of Halil...
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Shah Diamond
The Shah Diamond was found at the Golconda mines in what is now Andhra Pradesh, Central India, probably in 1450, and is currently in the Kremlin.
The Shah Diamond is not of the first water, since ...
Treaty of Ganja
The Treaty of Ganja was concluded between the Russian Empire and Iran on 10 March 1735 near the city of Ganja in Azerbaijan. The treaty established a defensive alliance against the Ottoman Empire. The...
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Treaty of Resht
The Treaty of Resht was signed between the Russian Empire and Safavid Empire at Rasht on 21 January 1732. According to this treaty Russia waived its claim to any territory south of the Kura River. Thi...
2007 Georgian demonstrations
In 2007, a series of anti-government protests took place across Georgia. The demonstrations peaked on 2 November 2007, when 50,000–100,000 rallied in downtown Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. People p...
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2007 Georgia missile incident
The 2007 Georgia missile incident refers to the landing of a missile in the Georgian village of Tsitelubani in the Gori district near the Georgian-Ossetian conflict zone, some 65 km (40 mi) ...
St. Nicholas Church, Tehran
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church is a Russian Orthodox church in Tehran, Iran.
At the end of the 16th century a monk Nicephorus, founded the first Russian parish on the land of Persia. A Russian spiri...
2008 South Ossetia war
The Russo-Georgian War was an armed conflict between Georgia, the Russian Federation, and the Russian-backed self-proclaimed breakaway republics of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. The war took place in Au...
2008 South Ossetia war - Wikipedia
Russian influence operations
37°31′01″E / 55.584°N 37.517°E / 55.584; 37.517The Foreign Intelligence Service of the Russian Federation (Russian: Слу́жба вне́шней разве́дки, Sluzhba vneshney razvedki;...
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Georgia and the European Union
Georgia and the European Union have maintained relations since 1996 in the INOGATE framework, and in 2006 a five-year "Action Plan" of rapprochement was implemented in the context of the European Neig...
Georgia and the European Union - Wikipedia
2007 Georgia helicopter incident
The 2007 Georgia helicopter incident refers to the accusation by Georgia that three Russian helicopters fired on March 11, 2007 on the Kodori Gorge in Abkhazia, a break-away autonomous republic in nor...
Treaty of Gulistan
The Treaty of Gulistan (Russian: Гюлистанский договор; Persian: عهدنامه گلستان‎) was a peace treaty concluded between Imperial Russia and Persian Empire (Qajar dynasty) on 24 October 1813 in...
Treaty of Gulistan - Wikipedia