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  • Iran Missile tests

    Iran “likely to pull out of nuclear deal” – expert

    There are growing concerns that the harsh rhetoric from Washington might contribute to the collapse of the nuclear deal resulting in a failure for the entire world community according to a Russian diplomat.

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    Putin: Russia’s Western food ban good for economy

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has confirmed that the ban on importing western food products was beneficial to the country’s economy as domestic production increased to $4 billion.

  • Mikoyan MiG-35

    Russia’s MiG-35 fighter jet to utilize innovative laser weapons

    Slyusar said that, “the fighter aircraft has been specially designed for warfare amid increased intensity conflicts and highly dense air defense. The available high indicators have been achieved thanks to a set of onboard equipment mounted on the plane along with a new optical location system and radar signature reduced by several times.”

  • Ivan Gren ship

    New assault ship to be delivered to Russian Navy in Autumn

    Due to technical problems with the degaussing system, Rakhmanov stated that the ship will be ready for delivery in November this year. He added that it is important for the scientists to accurately confirm the calculations for the ship so that “we do not have to slash it again” as a result.

  • Russia never been ‘apt to pressurizing’ Syria – al-Assad

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said that Russia’s character as its ally has never been “apt to pressurizing”, in an interview on Russian TV channel Rossiya 24 on Wednesday. “In the 60-year-long historical relationship between Russia and Syria up to today’s meeting, there has never been a single moment when our Russian friends were trying to pressure us […]