Thursday, August 16, 2018
Putin says World Cup has broken stereotypes about Russia

Putin says World Cup has broken stereotypes about Russia

President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his country’s hosting of the soccer World Cup had helped debunk stereotypes about Russia. Russia’s host nation status...
Tehran will remain in nuclear deal if its benefits are guaranteed – Rouhani

Tehran will remain in nuclear deal if its benefits are guaranteed – Rouhani

Iran will remain in its 2015 nuclear deal only if its benefits are guaranteed by other signatories after the U.S. withdrew from the accord,...
China releases 3-year action plan for cleaner air

China releases 3-year action plan for cleaner air

China’s cabinet on Tuesday released a three-year action plan on air pollution control, solidifying a timetable and roadmap for improving air quality. Economic, legal, technological,...
U.S. pressure to stop Iranian oil may impact regional exports, Rouhani says

U.S. pressure to stop Iranian oil may impact regional exports, Rouhani says

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran said regional oil exports may be threatened if the U. S. tries to pressure clients to stop buying Iranian...
Trump, Putin to meet on July 16 in Helsinki – Officials

Trump, Putin to meet on July 16 in Helsinki – Officials

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on July 16 in Helsinki, the Kremlin and the White House said on...
Putin orders effective use of world cup venues after tournament

Putin orders effective use of world cup venues after tournament

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, on Tuesday, ordered the government, the regional authorities and the Football Union to ensure effective use of the venues of...
U.S. pressure to stop Iranian oil may impact regional exports, Rouhani says

Iran will not give in to pressure from Trump – Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lambasted on Tuesday President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from a deal with Iran on its nuclear programme, and said Iranians will not...
African Union demands Trump’s apology over comment

Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China

U.S. President, Donald Trump, has threatened to impose tariffs on an additional 200 billion dollars of Chinese goods in a revenge trade row with...
Trump calls off meeting with North Korea’s Kim

Trump says summit with North Korea’s Kim ‘better than anybody expected’

U.S. President Donald Trump said a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had gone “better than anybody could have...
Russia should be at G7 meeting – Trump says

Russia should be at G7 meeting – Trump says

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday Russia should also be attending a Group of Seven nations summit, as he prepared to fly into...