Latest News for: Russian foreign policy


Emboldened Putin becomes 'president for life'

Korea Times 14 Apr 2021
In other words, Russia's foreign policy is becoming dangerously emboldened again ... While Putin's foreign policy escapades have ― so ... These current foreign policy moves show how the implications of Putin's long period in office go well beyond the Russian domestic political landscape.

Biden asks Putin to ease off on Ukraine

Taipei Times 14 Apr 2021
The US president suggested a summit with his Russian counterpart, but the Kremlin did not accept the offer, saying only that it would ‘continue dialogue’ ... Blinken also met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell, both of whom expressed deep concern over Russian troop movements, a European statement said.

Biden called Putin to warn him there will be repercussions for Ukraine: White House ups ...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2021
The situation in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula is presenting Biden with one of the first major foreign policy tests of his presidency with neither leader likely to back down in what has been a rocky relationship from its start ... ambassador in Moscow, to talks on Wednesday, the Russian foreign ministry said, according to the RIA and TASS news agencies.

Biden urges Putin to ease tensions with Ukraine

Straits Times 14 Apr 2021
WASHINGTON • US President Joe Biden has urged his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to ease mounting ... Mr Blinken also met European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell, and both of them expressed deep concern over Russian troop movements, according to a European statement.
Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin 17 July 2012

Ease tensions with Ukraine, Putin urged

Manila Standard Today 14 Apr 2021
The US secretary of state also met with EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell, both of whom expressed deep concern over Russian troop movements, according to a European statement ... are,” Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies.

Russia plays coy with Biden’s offer to meet with Putin amid tensions

New York Post 14 Apr 2021
Meanwhile, Russian foreign policy adviser Yuri Ushakov invited John Sullivan, the US ambassador to Moscow, to join talks on Wednesday, while warning that the Kremlin would respond harshly if the US took any “unfriendly steps,” such as imposing sanctions.  Crimea ...

Russia Vows to Decisively Act Against U.S. Sanctions

Kayhan 14 Apr 2021
It said the comments were made by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy adviser Yuri Ushakov who invited the U.S ... Russia has been preparing to be hit by new sanctions since Biden said last month that Putin would pay a price for alleged Russian meddling in the November 2020 U.S.

Kremlin Tells U.S. It Will Act Decisively If Washington Imposes New Sanctions

Hamodia 14 Apr 2021
It said the comments were made by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy adviser ...

Indo-Pacific construct reflects overcoming of Cold War: EAM Jaishankar

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
"I very much hope that all of us who run contemporary foreign policy look at it that way," he added. Incidentally, at a media briefing on Wednesday, Russian ambassador criticised the Indo-Pacific strategy of the western countries describing it as "dangerous" and an effort to revive the cold war mentality.

The Guardian view on Nato and Ukraine: a time for solidarity | Editorial

The Guardian 14 Apr 2021
Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy is meant to defy and confound international onlookers. Ordinary Russians have nothing to gain from the Kremlin’s sending tens of thousands of soldiers, plus tanks and artillery, to menace a neighbouring state, ...

The Kremlin's strategy to undermine Britain

The Spectator 14 Apr 2021
Sergey Lavrov, Russia’s long-serving foreign minister, has accused the UK of ‘double standards’ in its foreign policy and suggested that London spreads ‘blatant lies and blatant disinformation.’ In 2013, a Russian spokesperson reportedly described the UK as ‘a small island no-one pays attention to’.

A tale of two visits and a shift in Indian foreign policy

Hindustan Times 13 Apr 2021
While, in the past, Lavrov had commented on how Indian foreign policy decisions are being shaped by ... From trying to ensure that New Delhi is kept out of the Afghan peace process to reportedly offering a blank cheque to Pakistan, Russian foreign policy has indeed come a long way.

Blinken, Borrell Say Concerned Over Build Up of Russian Forces on Ukraine Border

Urdu Point 13 Apr 2021
... over the ongoing build up of Russian forces near Ukraine's eastern border, according to a statement on Tuesday.

Can Ukraine deploy U.S.-made weapons against the Russians?

Politico 12 Apr 2021
Foreign Policy Can Ukraine deploy U.S.-made weapons against the Russians?. There are no geographic restrictions on the deployment of the missiles, which means Ukrainian forces can transport, distribute and use them any time. A Ukrainian soldier launches a U.S ... ... foreign policy Biden holds first call with Ukrainian president amid Russian buildup. .