US President Donald Trump described his Russian counterpart as a "tough cookie" in an interview on the Fox News Channel aired late Saturday.
The US military involvement in Syria is likely to expand further under the administration of Donald Trump, who is reviewing plans for more ground troops and greater firepower in an unauthorized bid to recapture the Daesh (ISIL) stronghold of Raqqah in the country’s northeast.
Saudi Arabia hailed a "historical turning point" in US-Saudi relations after a meeting between Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and US President Donald Trump highlighted the two leaders’ shared the view that Iran posed a regional security threat.
Michael Flynn tendered his resignation as national security adviser on Monday night, creating an opening in one of the most important positions in the White House.
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.
US President Barack Obama has criticized those Republicans, who appear to be siding with Russia over Washington’s hacking claims, saying President Vladimir Putin should not be trusted.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that the mafia leading the arms manufacturing companies in the US are responsible for the death of the American people, calling for laws to ban individuals from carrying firearms.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has decided not to expel US diplomats in reprisal for Washington's recent sanctions.
US President-elect Donald Trump has turned down talk of imposing sanctions against Russia in response to Moscow’s alleged interference in the November 8 election.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has held phone conversations with his Iranian and Turkish counterparts to discuss the unfolding situation in Syria. The three ministers have urged the facilitation of a political resolution to the conflict in Syria.