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Russia Called NATO’s Document on Space Policy ‘Provocative in Nature’


The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, at a briefing criticized the document “NATO’s overarching Space Policy” published on January 17, 2022.  According to her, the document is another attempt to legitimize the use of force in outer space, which contradicts the task approved by the international community to prevent an arms

Russia-NATO Relations at Critical Level, Deputy Defence Minister Warns


Relations between Russia and NATO are “at a critically low level,” as stated by the Russian Deputy Defence Minister Alexander Fomin after the two parties hold a meeting in Brussels.  “Russian-NATO relations are at a critically low level. This is happening against the backdrop of global instability, the terrorist threat, the deployment of another arms

Today: Russia and NATO to Meet for Discussion on Security Guarantees


The first meeting since 2019 between high-level delegations from NATO and Russia on security guarantees in Europe as part of the NATO-Russia Council will take place at NATO headquarters in Brussels today, on January 12.  The meeting comes after the US-Russia talks in Geneva which were held on Monday, January 10. The US side promised

Russia Revealed NATO’s True Mission


NATO’s goal is to fill a void left over from the fall of the USSR, as stated by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. He noted that “NATO is now a purely geopolitical project to develop the territory which was left abandoned after the disappearance of the Warsaw Pact and after the collapse of the

Russian Foreign Ministry: Sweden and Finland Joining NATO Would Require Adequate Response From Russia


The accession of Sweden and Finland to NATO would have serious military and political consequences and would require an adequate reaction from Russia, according to the official representative of the country’s Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.  “It is quite obvious that the accession of Finland and Sweden to NATO, which is primarily a military structure and

Russian Foreign Ministry: West Should Not Underestimate Moscow’s and Beijing’s Determination to Protect Their Interests


Western countries should not underestimate the determination of Russia and China to protect their national interests, including in the field of security, according to the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.  “We work calmly, confidently in our own abilities. There is probably one recommendation to colleagues in the West: do not underestimate the determination of