Putin Warns Romania And Poland That Hosting US Missile Shield System Puts Them In Russia's Cross-Hairs
Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a US missile shield
Russian warplane shootdown by Turkey - Latest news
Russian and Syrian special forces free second pilot of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey, says defense minister. Putin decorates pilot and rescuers for bravery...
Putin: Downing of Russian warplane by Turkey ‘stab in the back’
Turkish warplanes shot down a Russian jet Tuesday that Turkey said violated its airspace on the border with Syria. Russian officials confirmed that a Russian Su-24 attack aircraft was shot down, but...
NATO warns Russia over airspace violations as Syria airstrikes widen
NATO’s top official warned Russia on Monday to avoid another “unacceptable” crossover into Turkish airspace as Moscow widens its airstrikes in Syria to back the country’s embattled government. The sha...
BRICS
BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The grouping was originally known as "BRIC" before the inclusion of So...
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Commonwealth of Independent States
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS; Russian: Содружество Независимых Государств, СНГ, Sodruzhestvo Nezavisimykh Gosudarstv, SNG; also ...
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NATO-Russia relations
NATO–Russian relations are relations between the NATO military alliance and Russia. Cooperation between Russia and NATO started in 1991. In 1994 Russia joined the Partnership for Peace programme. Dur...
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Russia and the United Nations
Russia succeeded the Soviet Union's seat, including its permanent membership on the Security Council in the United Nations after the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991. The succession was support...
2007 Delhi security summit
The Delhi summit on security took place on February 14, 2007, with the foreign ministers of China, India, and Russia meeting in Hyderabad House, Delhi, India to discuss terrorism, drug trafficking, re...
NATO warns Russia over airspace violations as Syria airstrikes widen
NATO’s top official warned Russia on Monday to avoid another “unacceptable” crossover into Turkish airspace as Moscow widens its airstrikes in Syria to back the country’s embattled government. The sha...
2006 Minsk Summit
The 2006 Minsk Summit was a Commonwealth of Independent States summit in Minsk, Belarus on November 28, 2006. Officially, the theme of the summit was focused on "questions of the effectiveness and imp...
Eurasian Economic Community
The Eurasian Economic Community (EAEC or EurAsEC) originated from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) on 29 March 1996. The Treaty on the establishment of the Eurasian Eco...
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2009 BRIC summit
The inaugural BRIC summit took place in Yekaterinburg, Russia on June 16, 2009. The four heads of government from the BRIC countries attended.
The acronym BRIC (for Brazil, Russia, India, China) w...
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Quartet on the Middle East
The Quartet on the Middle East or Middle East Quartet, sometimes called the Diplomatic Quartet or Madrid Quartet or simply the Quartet, is a foursome of nations and international and supranational ent...
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Soviet Union and the United Nations
The Soviet Union was a charter member of the United Nations and one of five permanent members of the Security Council. Following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, its UN seat was transferre...
United Nations General Assembly Resolution 505
The UN General Assembly Resolution 505 is titled Threats to the political independence and territorial integrity of China and to the peace of the Far East, resulting from Soviet violations of the Sino...
CIS men's national ice hockey team
The CIS men's national ice hockey team was a national ice hockey team that represented the Commonwealth of Independent States.
The CIS men's national ice hockey team was founded in 1992 as part of...
CIS men's national ice hockey team - Wikipedia
Four Policemen
"The Four Policemen" was a term coined by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to refer to four major Allies of World War II and founders of the United Nations (UN): the United States, United Kingdom...
Technical Aid to the Commonwealth of Independent States
TACIS is an abbreviation of "Technical Assistance to the Commonwealth of Independent States" programme, a foreign and technical assistance programme implemented by the European Commission to help memb...
Technical Aid to the Commonwealth of Independent States - Wikipedia
Territorial claims in the Arctic
The Arctic consists of land, territorial waters and international waters. All land and territorial waters in the Arctic belong to one of the five countries: Canada, Norway, Russia, Denmark (via Greenl...
Territorial claims in the Arctic - Wikipedia