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Vietnam’s President Quang dies after ‘serious illness’

HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country’s top three leaders but with mostly ceremonial duties, died on Friday after an illness,...

Vietnam’s President Quang dies after illness

HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country’s top three leaders but with mostly ceremonial duties, died on Friday after an illness,...

Kabila candidate faces divided challenge in Congo presidential poll

KINSHASA (Reuters) – Outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo president Joseph Kabila’s preferred successor will face a credible election challenge in December from...

Moscow ready to make steps to improve Russia-U.S. ties: Lavrov

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow is ready to do what it can to break the impasse in relations between Russia and the United States, and is taking seriously President...

Putin Says Normalizing Ties Between Us And North Korea Is Vital For Peace

MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that it was vital for peace on the Korean Peninsula that the United States and North Korea normalized...

Chinas Xi Calls For Moscow And Beijing To Unite To Fight Protectionism

MOSCOW – Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that Russia and China should work together to oppose protectionism and what he called unilateral approaches...

Putin Says Russias Defense Ties With China Based On Trust

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia – Russian President Vladimir Putin told Chinese President Xi Jinping that Moscow and Beijing’s relations were based on trust in areas...

Us Mma Fighter Jeff Monson Elected To Local Council In Russia

MOSCOW – U.S. mixed martial arts fighter Jeffrey Monson, granted Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin in May, was elected on Sunday to the council of...

Kazakh Leader Replaces Chief Of Staff

ALMATY – Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev dismissed his chief of staff Adilbek Zhaksybekov on Monday, replacing him with the mayor of the capital Astana, Aset...

Japans Abe Says Talks With Putin Moving Towards Peace Treaty

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin were moving towards a peace treaty. Russia...