Russia says it outrivals all other countries in developing cutting-edge nuclear weapons amid the United States’ efforts to magnify a recent accident, which Washington claims involved a Russian nuclear missile.
The US president Donald Trump signed an executive order on August 01 imposing additional sanctions on Russia on account of the country’s alleged involvement in the March 2018 poisoning of a Russian double agent and his daughter in the UK.
Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei held a meeting in Moscow with Bakhtiar Hakimov, the Russian ambassador to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) to discuss the prospects of cooperation between Iran and the SCO.
The United States and Russia ripped up a Cold War-era missile pact on Friday in a move that raised the spectre of an arms race between the global superpowers. The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty limited the use of medium-range missiles, both conventional and nuclear.
Russia, Iran and Turkey, Astana peace process guarantors, expressed satisfaction with the progress reached in finalizing the Syrian Constitutional Committee composition, the three countries issued a joint statement.
International Film Festival for Children and Youth will sign a trilateral MoU for joint film production with the Eurasian Film Festival Association, co-founded by Russia and South Korea, said the festival’s director, Alireza Tabesh.
In a rush to match Russia’s advancements in developing modern weapons, the United States military has finalized a key design of its first hypersonic weapon, months after Russian military forces successfully test-launched their own design upon a direct order by President Vladimir Putin.