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Egypt and Russia finalize nuclear power plant deal

By | 2017-09-07T12:45:54+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News|

Egypt finalizes deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva Egypt has finalized a deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow after nearly two years of negotiations, The Associated Press reported Monday, citing Russian media. The reports came after Egypt's

Trump orders Russia to close San Francisco consulate

By | 2017-08-31T23:51:59+00:00 August 31st, 2017|News|

Trump administration orders Russia to shutter consulate following Russia's order that the U.S. cut its diplomatic personnel in Russia. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva The Trump administration on Thursday ordered Russia to shutter a consulate in San Francisco as well as annexes in Washington and New York, the State Department announced. State Department spokeswoman

Russian policeman killed in ISIS-claimed stabbing attack

By | 2017-08-28T21:49:16+00:00 August 28th, 2017|News|

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack. Russian authorities investigate attack as a criminal incident. By Gary Willig -– Arutz Sheva A Russian policeman was killed in an Islamist stabbing attack in the Dagestan in Russia's North Caucasus region Monday evening. A second policeman was wounded. The policemen were attacked by two men who proceeded to

200 ISIS terrorists killed in single airstrike

By | 2017-08-21T13:34:19+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Reports|

Russian warplanes wipe out ISIS force in Syria in massive airstrike. By David Rosenberg – Arutz Sheva More than 200 ISIS terrorists were killed in a massive airstrike in Syria, Russia defense officials claimed on Monday. Russian media outlets published the Russian Defense Ministry’s claims Monday that Russian warplanes had struck a massive column of

Pundit predicts ‘devastating consequences’ of Russia sanctions

By | 2017-07-31T00:15:47+00:00 July 31st, 2017|News|

US sanctions will 'drive Europe into the arms of the Russians and Chinese' and may lead to Russian arming of Iran, says columnist Spengler. By Guy Cohen – Arutz Sheva New sanctions against Russia passed by the House and Senate last week are "the dumbest and most self-destructive act of economic self-harm since the United

Russia: ‘Highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed

By | 2017-06-25T23:53:32+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Islam, News|

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister stands by last week's claim that Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Russia's Foreign Ministry said Thursday that it is "highly likely" that Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes last month. "According to the Russian Defense Ministry,

Russia bombs Al Qaeda prison, kills 21 civilians

By | 2016-01-15T23:38:03+00:00 January 15th, 2016|News|

Russian air strikes Saturday on an Al Qaeda run prison in Syria killed nearly 60 people, a monitor said, as aid needed in three besieged towns where people are reportedly starving was delayed.   The bloodshed came as UN envoy Staffan de Mistura met in Damascus with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem to prepare for

Russia asks Hezbollah to calm tensions with Israel

By | 2016-01-12T22:28:26+00:00 January 12th, 2016|News|

Following yesterday’s incident on Israel’s northern border, Russia has asked Hezbollah to calm down. According to Al-Arabia reports, Moscow, which assists the terror organization in Syria, has made a direct request to desist from further “igniting the wick of confrontation” between the terror organization and Israel.   Israel and Russia are in direct communication regarding