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YouTube Bans Donbass News Agency, Cutting Crucial Ukraine Coverage

Donetsk (GPA) – In the latest sweeps on “pro-Russian fake news,” Donbass News Agency has been removed from YouTube for covering Ukrainian war crimes. Western censors targeted a crucial source of information yesterday, shutting down the English language YouTube channel for the Donbass News Agency (DONi). DONi is one of the top sources documenting Ukrainian […]

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Iran, Russia, Turkey Agree on All Issues in Antalya: Lavrov

Tehran (TNA) – Foreign ministers of Iran, Russia, and Turkey on Sunday agreed on all key issues at Syria peace talks in Antalya, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said. “We have gathered to discuss certain issues related to preparations for the summit of the three countries’ president, which is due in Sochi on November 22,” Lavrov […]

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Nikki Haley Promises US Will Act Without UNSC in Syria

New York (GPA) – Following two Russian vetoes in one week at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), US ambassador Nikki Haley has promised the US would act alone to “fight for justice.” At the end of last week, the UNSC voted on two resolutions concerning the April chemical weapons incident in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria. The resolutions, which […]

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Russia Passes Bill That Will Label US Media as ‘Foreign Agents’

Moscow (GPA) – The new laws would allow the Kremlin to apply the label to US media companies operating in Russia. Russia’s Duma (the lower house of parliament) unanimously voted in favor of the measure. The proposal was drafted as a response to the US crackdown on Russian broadcaster RT which forced the network to […]

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Theresa May “Takes on Russian Meddling and Fake News”

London (GPA) – In a significant foreign policy speech last night, UK Prime Minister Theresa May decided to use the opportunity to continue peddling lies about Russia. Last night, at the lord mayor’s banquet, Theresa May delivered the latest anti-Russian screed that seems to flow regularly from western nations now. Much like other western leaders, […]

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Venezuela Reaches Deal with Russia on Debt Restructuring

Caracas (TeleSUR) – President Maduro: We have reached an agreement to refinance and restructure the debt with Russia. “We have complied with all our international commitments,” the Venezuelan leader recalled. Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro announced this Sunday that the government had reached an agreement to refinance and restructure the Venezuelan debt with Russia. “We have reached an agreement […]

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Russia’s Argus Armored Vehicle Provides Artillery with Precision Strike Capability

Moscow (SCF) – The new PRP-4A Argus armored artillery reconnaissance vehicle (ARV), or a scout vehicle, has been deployed in Syria for battle testing. It is designed to provide reconnaissance and observation for artillery units. The vehicle is often called the all-seeing eye of artillery. It enables to determine the coordinates of enemy tanks and artillery, as well […]

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Netanyahu to Shoigu: Israel ‘Won’t Tolerate’ Iranians in Syria

Two Aviv (GPA) – Russia and Israel have reached a deal for a 10-15 kilometer wide buffer zone between the Israeli border and Iranians in Syria. Earlier this week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu a day after Israel targeted a Russian-made air defense system in Syria. The two […]

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Middle East Syria Turkey

Turkey’s Military Launches New Syria Operation

Idlib (SCF) – The Turkish military has launched an operation in Syria’s Idlib in line with the de-escalation zone deal agreed at the Astana peace talks last month. “Serious operation is underway in Idlib and it will continue,” Erdogan said in a televised address to ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party members in Afyon. “We can’t leave […]

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Russia “Ready to Mediate” Between Iran and Saudi Arabia

Moscow (GPA) – The Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says Russia is willing to play the role of mediator between Iran and Saudi Arabia. Following the recent visit of Saudi Arabian King  Mohammad Bin Salman, Russia has offered to play a new role as a neutral arbiter between the Gulf kingdom and their enemies in Tehran. […]