Russia says new US missile strategy will lead to arms race in space amounts to a high-tech relaunch of the 'Cold War-era Star Wars programme'.
An aide to Iranian Foreign Minister, Hossein Jaberi Ansari discussed the latest developments in the Middle East with the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister, Mikhail Bogdanov late on Thursday.
Russia summoned Japan envoy over Japanese prime minister's comments on disputed island row.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghassemi expressed sympathies to the Russian government and the Russian people over the deadly tower block collapse in the city of Magnitogorsk.
Russia, Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran are set to hold a new round of talks on the ongoing Syria crisis early next year, probably the first week of January.
Ukraine's President announced that the martial law imposed on a few Ukrainian regions on Nov. 26 has expired.
Russian Foreign Minister said that the US won't be able to achieve peace settlement for the Arab-Israeli conflict alone.
Russian President warned on the possibility of a nuclear war and the destruction of the planet.
Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said Syrian President predicted that reconstruction of the country will cost about $ 400 billion.
The Tu-160 is capable of carrying conventional or nuclear-tipped cruise missiles with a range of 3,410 miles.