Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov calls the rhetoric between leaders of the United States and North Korea a "kindergarten fight between children."
A Russian submarine has struck Jabhat Fatah al-Sham terrorists with Kalibr missiles in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib.
Russia’s Lavrov says the United States’ “illegitimate” sanctions against Iran undermine the country's nuclear deal.
The Russian foreign minister says despite “worrying” Trump’s stance on the Iran nuclear deal, Russia would "defend" the agreement.
Russia says the United States’ potential provision of “lethal weapons” to Ukraine will not promote stability in the East European country.
Putin attends joint drills with Belarus near Russia's western border with Estonia.
The naval drills come amid continuing tensions over the North Korean nuclear and missile programs.
Russia has reportedly rejected an Israeli demand to create a “buffer zone” in Syria where forces allied to the Syrian government would be prohibited from entering.
Russia has criticized the West for “whipping up hysteria” about ongoing joint military exercises by Russian and Belarusian forces.
Russia's Defense Ministry said seven Kalibr cruise missiles, fired from submarines in the eastern Mediterranean, hit all the planned targets within a range of 500 to 670 kilometers.
Russia is set to launch major joint military drills with Belarus on Thursday, amid continuing tensions with NATO.
Russia says it has successfully test-fired a RS-24 Yars missile at a target 6,000 kilometers away.
Fake threats of bomb attacks prompt Russian officials to evacuate tens of thousands in several cities.
Following a meeting with his US counterpart, the Russian deputy FM says Moscow is looking into more retaliatory moves against US diplomats in his country.
Russia says Arab countries and Qatar should enter into direct talks to resolve the current diplomatic dispute in the Persian Gulf region.
Russia’s Defense Ministry has rebuked German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen for falsely claiming that Moscow planned to send more than 100,000 troops to drills in Belarus.
Senior US and Russian diplomats are to meet and hold talks in Finland soon as tensions between the two sides threaten to dangerously boil over.
Russia's Chief of the General Staff Valery Gerasimov met Petr Pavel, chairman of NATO's Military Committee in the Azerbaijani capital Baku on Thursday, but neither side gave any details on what was discussed.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has suggested that North Korea will not abandon its nuclear weapons program.
The Russian president has called for engagement with North Korea, reiterating that the US-led sanctions will not resolve the intensifying tensions with the Asian country.
FM Lavrov says Moscow has initiated legal action over Washington’s seizure of Russian diplomatic posts in the US.
The Russian president denounces as ‘boorish’ and ‘unprecedented’ Washington’s seizure of three more Russian facilities on US soil.
Russia says it will need to react to the expansion of US THAAD missile system in South Korea.
Deputy FM Ryabkov censures Washington’s recent crackdown on Moscow's diplomatic facilities on American soil.
Russia calls Washington’s decision to close its diplomatic sites a ‘blatantly hostile act’.
The Russian Foreign Ministry summons a US diplomat in protest at planned search of its trade mission in Washington.
The Russian foreign minister says Moscow will give a tough response to US measures.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has advised the United States and its Asian allies against going down the “dead-end road” of pressuring North Korea.
Tupolev says it has delivered another upgraded Tu-160 to the Russian military and is working on a much more advanced T-16M2 variant.
A Russian diplomat warns that Syrian militants plan to stage a chemical attack and blame them on Damascus.
Russia warns the US against any new sanctions on North Korea, saying the move would be dangerous and counterproductive.
Russia says Ukrainian forces have violated a recent ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine, where the Kiev government is fighting pro-Russia forces.
Moscow’s new ambassador to Washington has called for re-establishing regular Russian and American military and security contacts.
Russia says the new US nuclear bomb tested earlier this month only increase the chances of a nuclear confrontation.
Moscow says Daesh is attempting to prevent its last Syria stronghold from falling by concentrating forces and heavy weaponry in Dayr al-Zawr.
Russia says the US’ anti-Venezuela sanctions are aimed at upsetting the country’s internal balance and creating economic problems.
Russia sends two newly-upgraded submarines to the Mediterranean to reinforce its naval presence off Syria's coast.
A police officer is killed in a stabbing attack in Russia’s Dagestan region, which was claimed by Daesh.
A Russian official says two chemical weapons facilities have been destroyed in the formerly militant-held areas in war-torn Syria.
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the new US strategy for Afghanistan is a ‘futile course.'
Russian nuclear bombers fly near the Korean Peninsula, where US is engaged in joint drills with South Korea.
US Defense Secretary James Mattis says Washington would continue to put pressure on Russia and help Ukraine's military.
Russia's ambassador to Sudan, Mirgayas Shirinskiy, has been found dead in the swimming pool at his home in Khartoum.
No doubt the US will meddle in Russia's 2018 presidential elections, Moscow says.
Moscow and Beijing have reacted strongly to Washington's new sanctions targeting Chinese and Russian entities for doing business with North Korea.
Moscow is set to sell Jakarta nearly a dozen Sukhoi fighter jets in exchange for cash and commodities, Indonesian officials say.
Moscow appoints Deputy FM Anatoly Antonov as its new envoy to Washington amid a simmering diplomatic standoff.
Daesh terrorists are gathering in Syria’s Dayr al-Zawr province for their last stand, says the Russian Defense Ministry.
Russia's Lavrov criticizes a US decision to scale back its visa services in Russia.
The US embassy in Moscow will suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas for nine days and will stop visa operations at the US consulates indefinitely.
A man stabbed eight people in Russia’s central Khanty-Mansi autonomous region on Saturday before being shot dead by police.
Russian says it is making preparations along with Iran, Turkey, and the Syrian government and opposition for a next round of high-level peace talks in Astana.
Vladimir Putin says the international community needs to join forces in the fight against terror.
The new US sanctions against Iran over its missile program are “illegitimate” and endanger the 2015 nuclear deal with the P5+1group of countries, Russia's Lavrov says.
The Russian security forces arrest an alleged Ukrainian agent who was planning acts of sabotage in Crimea.
A senior Russian official says Washington should withdraw its forces from Afghanistan as it has failed in its so-called war on terror.
Powerful Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar holds talks with Russian foreign and defense ministers during a visit to Moscow.
Russia arrests 4 people in connection to a Daesh-led plot to launch attacks in Moscow.
More than 2,000 Russian forces have participated in major tactical drills in Kaliningrad.
Russia’s Lavrov discusses North Korea, counter-terrorism and cyber security with Thai officials.
A Moscow court jails a Russian journalist on charges of organizing an extremist group to overthrow the authorities.
A Russian Air Force surveillance aircraft makes a low altitude flight over the Pentagon, the Capitol and other US government buildings in Washington.
Ukraine is no longer implementing a critical military agreement with Russia on interaction in exporting jointly-developed military equipment and knowledge.
The US secretary of state says Russian meddling in the 2016 US election has seriously damaged mutual ties, while Russia's FM urges Washington to pull back from confrontation.
The Russian Energy Ministry said the sanctions were 'against international law.'
The Russian Foreign Ministry censures new EU sanctions against Moscow over the delivery of gas turbines to Crimea.
Brussels imposed the sanctions over Germany's Siemens gas turbine delivery to Crimea, eliciting a strong reaction from Moscow.
Russian officials say 17 people are missing inside a flooded diamond mine in Siberia.
The Kremlin agrees with President Trump's recently declared view that ties between Washington and Moscow are at a very dangerous low.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry opposes Washington's unilateral sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea.
Russia says no agreement has been reached among the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council on a draft resolution against North Korea.
US President Donald Trump has firmly rejected the allegation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says relations between the Western military alliance and Russia are experiencing their most difficult time since the Cold War.
Russia says it has no military forces in Libya, nor any Russian individuals are fighting next to Libyan militant groups.
Russia censures US Vice President Pence for accusing it of sowing division in the Balkans.
US President Donald Trump has warned that Washington's ties with Moscow are at a “very dangerous low."
Russia says that the fresh US sanctions imposed against Moscow are tantamount to a "full-scale trade war."
US President Donald Trump has signed a bill that imposes new sanctions against Russia, according to a White House official.
Moscow said it was a “myth” that there was a rise in the number of Russian military casualties in Syria.
Russia has warned that a reported plan by the United States to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons will further escalate the deadly conflict in eastern Ukraine.
Police shot dead the three after they attempted to flee from a court building in Moscow.
Russia urges the international community against taking measures which could increase tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Russia defends a decision to slash the number of US diplomats.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says 755 US diplomats must leave the country as a result of Washington’s own policies.
Russia warns of more actions in retaliation for new US sanctions on Moscow.
Russian Navy holds major parades from the Baltic Sea to the shores of Syria in a show-off to the West.
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov says Moscow and Washington must “start anew or everything will be in tatters.”
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asks Russia to take steps to improve bilateral ties despite fresh US sanctions against Moscow.
The US asks European police to arrest suspected Russian hackers amid tensions between Washington and Moscow.
The Russian foreign minister says Moscow is ready to normalize ties with Washington based on mutual respect.
Russia’s new ambassador to the UN warns against unprecedented global threats.