Russia

The Forgotten Reason How The Soviet Union Died

Warfare History Network Soviet Union, Middle East The conflict was not just a huge mistake; it also cost Moscow in terms of reputation and confidence. Here's What You Need To Know: The Red Army deliberately waged war on Afghan civilians and drove...
Related topics: Moscow

Read More →

Russia Vs. America: 5 Best Submarines Of The Cold War

Robert Farley Submarines, World The long, quiet struggle of the Cold War led to consistent technological innovation across several different countries. Here's What You Need to Know: Soviet espionage also tried to even the score. History’s three...

Read More →

Member Of Greenpeace Russia Apologises For Comments Linking Yakut People To Wildfires

YAKUTSK, Russia (Sputnik) - The head of Greenpeace Russia's wildfire unit, Grigory Kuksin, has apologised for his recent comments in which he blamed forest fires in Siberia on certain social practices of the Yakut people.
Related topics: Greenpeace, Siberia

Read More →

Iran's Outgoing President Blasts Parliament For Interfering With Effort To Lift Sanctions

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Outgoing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday accused the country's parliament of undermining the effort to lift the economic sanctions that were imposed on Iran over its nuclear program.
Related topics: Iran, Moscow

Read More →

Moscow: Situation In Black Sea Being Artificially Ratcheted Up By Outside Powers

The Russian military has reported a major escalation in NATO drilling and reconnaissance activity in the Black Sea in recent weeks. Last month, the Royal Navy tried to test the security of Russia's maritime borders around Crimea by deploying a...
Related topics: Moscow, Military, Nato, Crimea

Read More →

Macron Warns Against Vaccination 'irresponsibility' As Anti-covid Pass Protests Sweep France

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - French President Emmanuel Macron said Sunday that avoiding vaccination was a demonstration of "irresponsibility," with his statement coming shortly after large-scale protests erupted in the country against the health passes and...
Related topics: Emmanuel Macron, Protests, France, Moscow

Read More →

Belgium's Walloon Region Hit By Floods, No Victims Reported

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Heavy rainfall overnight has caused severe flooding in Wallonia, the southern French-speaking region of Belgium, RTBF said Sunday, adding that no victims had been reported.
Related topics: Belgium, Moscow

Read More →

Putin: Russia Constantly Perfects Navy Armament, Including Unparalleled Hypersonic Weapons

ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) - Russia constantly and successfully refines its naval armament, including cutting-edge hypersonic weapons, and is fully equipped for countering any attack, President Vladimir Putin said Sunday at the parade in St....
Related topics: Vladimir Putin

Read More →

Uk Government Could Be Facing Decades-long Covid-linked Financial Risks, Lawmakers Say

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The UK government could be facing decades-long financial risks linked to its quick response to the COVID-19 pandemic, lawmakers said in a report published on 25 July.
Related topics: United Kingdom, Moscow

Read More →

Alaska - A Strategic Military Asset Against China, Russia 

Alaska is the northernmost part of the United States, and it is big. Big in land mass, and big in military power.  There’s a lot of wild, open space between military installations in Alaska. Grizzly bears prowl nearby, and the weather is...
Related topics: Military, China, Grizzly Bears

Read More →

Naval Parade Held In Russia’s Far East With Participation Of Vietnamese Vessels

VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) - A naval parade was held in the Russian port city of Vladivostok with the participation of vessels from the Russian Pacific Fleet and the Vietnam People's Navy, the press service of the Pacific Fleet (PF) informs.
Related topics: Vietnam

Read More →

Navy Day Parade Held In St. Petersburg, Russia

Military parades all over Russia mark the country's Navy Day. The main naval parade will be held in St. Petersburg without spectators because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Related topics: Military

Read More →

At Least Seven Soldiers Killed By Boko Haram Militants In Cameroon - Reports

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Insurgents of the Boko Haram* terrorist group (also known as the Islamic State of West African Province, or ISWAP), have attacked an army base in Cameroon, killing at least seven soldiers, Nigeria’s Premium Times reports.
Related topics: Cameroon, Moscow, Terrorism, Nigeria

Read More →

Chaos In The Caucasus: Could a ‘biden Doctrine’ Contain Russia And Turkey?

Ara Papian Politics, Eurasia The Biden administration’s rhetorical willingness to confront both Turkey and Russia has been reassuring but policy needs to extend beyond promises. Crafting a China strategy dominates the Biden administration’s...
Related topics: Caucasus, Joe Biden, Turkey, China

Read More →

G20 Fails To Agree On Climate Goals In Communique

Clearly China, Russia and India were never going to commit to give a date for phasing out coal power, as they know their economies depend on it. And while ever Germany carries on using coal, which they plan to until 2038, they will carry on saying...
Related topics: China, India, Germany

Read More →

We Can Tell You How Russia Feels About U.s. Aircraft Carriers

Lyle J. Goldstein Russia, Europe No doubt many Russian leaders still dream wistfully about gazing upon a shiny Ford-type supercarrier bearing the Russian naval ensign—the blue-cross flag of St. Andrew. Here's What You Need to Remember: In such...
Related topics: Ford

Read More →

Russia's World Record Breaking Submarine Was A True Monster

Sebastien Roblin Russia, Russia It sank on its first deployment. Here's What You Need To Know: While submerged 386 meters beneath the Sea of Norway on April 7, and at some point, an electrical short caused a fire to break out in the aft section...
Related topics: Norway

Read More →

Polish Tanks: Europe's Shield Against A Russian Attack? You Decide.

Charlie Gao Poland, Europe The next-most numerous tank is the PT-91 “Twardy.”  Here's What You Need to Know: The only tank in the Polish fleet that could hope to fight Russia’s best is the Leopard 2A5. Poland’s tank fleet is one of the...
Related topics: Poland

Read More →

Poll: Biden's Approval Rating Down To 50%, Lowest To Date

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US President Joe Biden has lost 6% of his performance approval since June and now enjoys support of 50% of the population, the lowest number for him to date, Gallup polls conducted on 6-21 July showed.
Related topics: Polls, Joe Biden, Moscow, Gallup

Read More →

Two Planes With Humanitarian Supplies Leave Russia For Cuba

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two Russian military aircraft have been sent to deliver food and personal protective equipment to Cuba, the Russian Defence Ministry said Saturday.
Related topics: Cuba, Moscow, Military

Read More →
What is noozilla?
Noozilla is an independent news aggregation service with a categorization engine that categorizes millions of news stories by subject.