Keyword: Zakharova

  • Moscow: Russia will respond to UK military base threat
    Moscow: Russia will respond to UK military base threat
    1/11

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated on Friday that Moscow "reserves the right" to respond to any threat posed to its security by the United Kingdom's potential military bases, TASS reported. The offi...

  • US-Russia working on INF summit, Moscow says
    US-Russia working on INF summit, Moscow says
    1/11

    Moscow and Washington are working on holding a summit regarding the issues of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF)Treaty, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters during a press event on Friday.

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  • Russia confirms Whelan is also UK citizen
    Russia confirms Whelan is also UK citizen
    1/4

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova confirmed on Friday that detained American Paul Whelan is also a citizen of the United Kingdom, TASS reported. The official noted that London has already sent a request for a consular ...

  • Russia - Intl community responsible for ISIS fight
    Russia - Intl community responsible for ISIS fight
    12/26/2018

    All members of the international community are responsible for the fight against the Islamic State in order to "deliver an effective blow not only to terrorists in Syria but in other hotspots as well," Russian Foreign Ministry ...

  • US Syria withdrawal not end of coalition - Russia
    US Syria withdrawal not end of coalition - Russia
    12/26/2018

    The withdrawal of American troops from Syria does not represent the "end of the activity of the so-called international coalition led by the United States in the fight against the Islamic State," Russian Foreign Ministry spokes...

  • Ukraine planning offensive to reach Russian border - Moscow
    Ukraine planning offensive to reach Russian border - Moscow
    12/13/2018

    Russia's Foreign Ministry warned on Thursday that the Ukrainian government is planning to launch an offensive in Donbass with the goal of reaching the Russian border.

    The ministry's spokesperson Maria Zakharova claimed Ki...

  • WH shows no proof of Moscow's INF breach - Russia's FM
    WH shows no proof of Moscow's INF breach - Russia's FM
    12/5/2018

    The United States have not provided any proof of Russia's alleged breach of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters on Wednesday. Kremlin remains o...

  • Zakharova: Evidence of Kiev's military prep in Donbass
    Zakharova: Evidence of Kiev's military prep in Donbass
    12/5/2018

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated on Wednesday that there is evidence of the build-up of Ukranian military presence in Donbass, TASS reported. According to the official, Russia is receiving information that sugg...

  • Russia in compliance with INF, US aware of it - Kremlin
    Russia in compliance with INF, US aware of it - Kremlin
    12/4/2018

    Moscow strictly adheres to the stances of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Tuesday, responding to United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's an...

  • Moscow warns Ukraine's civil conflict may spread
    Moscow warns Ukraine's civil conflict may spread
    11/30/2018

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated on Wednesday that Moscow is worried the conflict in Ukraine, following the martial law enforcement, may spread in the entire country, TASS reported. Adopted to allegedly protect...

  • US aircraft spotted in Black Sea area - report
    US aircraft spotted in Black Sea area - report
    11/26/2018

    An airplane allegedly controlled by the United States was spotted in the Black Sea area on Monday after reports of the incident where Russian ships shot at Ukrainian vessels, Sputnik reported citing a Ukrainian military portal. According...

  • Moscow blasts US for 'gross interference' in Interpol vote
    Moscow blasts US for 'gross interference' in Interpol vote
    11/22/2018

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (pictured) said that the United States meddled in the election of the new chief of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) , slamming Washington for "gross inter...

  • US aims for full military domination through INF - Zakharova
    US aims for full military domination through INF - Zakharova
    11/1/2018

    The United States is using the withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty to achieve full military domination and represents a very dangerous step, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said during ...

  • Russia demands evidence of chemical attack plans in Idlib
    Russia demands evidence of chemical attack plans in Idlib
    9/7/2018

    Russia expects the United States to provide evidence via diplomatic channels for the claims made earlier by Washington that the Syrian government is plotting a chemical weapons attack in Idlib, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria ...

  • Russia will continue to maintain Iran nuclear deal - Moscow
    Russia will continue to maintain Iran nuclear deal - Moscow
    9/7/2018

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated on Friday that Moscow is determined to maintain the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) jointly with other parties, local media reported. The official stressed that deal ...

  • Russia: New US sanctions aimed at blurring arms control
    Russia: New US sanctions aimed at blurring arms control
    8/27/2018

    Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Monday that the newly introduced United States sanctions in connection with the Skripal case are aimed at blurring the structure in the global arms control sphere, ...

  • Russia slams EU over new Crimea-related embargo
    Russia slams EU over new Crimea-related embargo
    7/31/2018

    Russia's Foreign Ministry criticized the European Union on Tuesday for introducing further sanctions against Russian entities over the country's alleged "illegal annexation" of Crimea.

    The ministry's spokesp...

  • Russia: NATO not realistic about Euro-Atlantic area security
    Russia: NATO not realistic about Euro-Atlantic area security
    7/12/2018

    Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stated on Thursday that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) "is not interested in the objective assessment of the Euro-Atlantic area security," TASS reported. Accor...

  • Russia expresses worries over US Space Force creation
    Russia expresses worries over US Space Force creation
    6/20/2018

    Russia's Foreign Ministry expressed concerns on Wednesday about the United States setting up the Space Force as a new part of its military.

    The ministry's spokesperson Maria Zakharova said Moscow is "alarmed" by...

  • Zakharova: 'Good news' that Babchenko is alive
    Zakharova: 'Good news' that Babchenko is alive
    5/30/2018

    The spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova stated on Wednesday on her Facebook page that the news of Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko turning up alive in Kiev, after reports of having been murdered, is definitely...