Russia has warned against an imminent military attack by Saudi Arabia against the Yemeni port city of Hudaydah, emphasizing that the offensive would exacerbate the humanitarian situation in Yemen.
The Russian Foreign Ministry has accused outgoing US President Barrack Obama’s administration of promising a “respectful” cooperation between Washington and Moscow, but pursuing a master-slave approach in reality.
Russian state television on Wednesday showed footage of humanitarian aid distribution in Syria's besieged city of Aleppo from the day before.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said on Thursday that the Russian airstrikes against terrorists in Syria are precise and rejected US claims that the campaign is indiscriminate as ‘groundless’.
Russia summoned the Belgian ambassador on Friday in a spat over Moscow’s claim that Belgian jets killed six civilians near Syria’s Aleppo, the foreign ministry said.
Russia has warned that any threat against its forces in Syria will not go unanswered after a foreign-backed opposition group requested for anti-aircraft arms.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said terrorist of the Fatah al-Sham Front (formerly known as al-Nusra Front) have used the recent US-Russia peace agreement to regroup near the city of Aleppo.
After UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson claimed that shame is “the single most potent weapon” that the Western powers can use against Russia, Russian Foreign ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova issued an elegant and stinging response to the British diplomat's statement.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has warned the United States that any “direct aggression” by US against Syrian government will have tremendous negative long-term consequence for the entire region and would lead to “frightening, tectonic shifts” in the Middle East.
The US envoy to the UN, who recently called Russia’s actions in Syria “barbarism,” is hypocritical, because nothing in modern history is more barbaric than what the US has done in Iraq and Libya, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson said in a fiery rebuke.