Ukrainian Right Sector militants, blocked in on the outskirts of Mukachevo after deadly clashes with police, are refusing to lay down their arms without their leader's orders. Civilians in the area have been evacuated, as negotiations so far have failed.
SWAT police and special units of the National Guard, as well as Ukraineâ [...]
European leaders know that the US wants to get them to spend money on military equipment which will be purchased from the US, says Brian Becker of the anti-war Answer Coalition. But Europe knows the dangers from the experience of two world wars, he added.
Several senior American officials say Russia is the greatest threat to [...]
The heads of the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk Republics in eastern Ukraine have asked the United Nations Security Council to establish an international tribunal to investigate and prosecute those responsible for waging civil war in Donbass.
â€œDonetsk Peopleâ€™s Republic [DNR] and Lugansk [LNR] Peopleâ€™s Republic are [...]
The OSCE has warned that a growing presence of heavy weaponry on the government controlled side of Donbass territory has put Ukrainian security forces in violation of the terms of the demarcation line, according to OSCE Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug.
â€œWe can highlight that the security situation has gotten worse in the [...]
As ISIS and ISIS-style terror erupts across the globe, Western governments are busy making plans to establish a rapid reaction force in Eastern Europe to â€˜contain Russiaâ€™, thus qualifying them for an annual â€˜you couldnâ€™t make it upâ€™ award.
It calls to mind one of Britainâ€™s worst military defeats, suffered at the h [...]
Saudi Arabia has beheaded a Syrian drug trafficker, rocketing the number of this year's executions in the Kingdom to 100. This figure is already more than the 87 sentenced and put to death in the country during the whole of last year.
The execution took place on Monday in the northern region of Jawf. Syrian Ismael al-Tawm smu [...]
As Yemen sinks further into the pyre of war, Saudi Arabia has used its billions to whitewash intolerable war crimes and human rights abuses against civilian populations. From cluster bombs to chemical attacks, is there an end to Al Saud's spiral?
As Saudi Arabia continues to make the headlines, might it be the kingdom's alleg [...]
There is frustration among Western leaders with Kiev's failure to make peace efforts and implement the Minsk agreements, Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin told the UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine on Friday.
The Security Council gathered on Friday to call for the full implementation of the agreements reached i [...]
The timing of the new tensions in Donbass, provoked by the Kiev forces, is connected with the upcoming EU summit, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. He added that Kiev has breached the Minsk deal and Moscow is waiting for the OSCE's reaction.
"The violations are obvious and [Foreign] Minister [Sergey] Lavrov has already sa [...]
The US and its Western allies are well aware of all the ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine but, deliberately turn a blind eye to Kiev's actions, hackers said after obtaining the emails of top Ukrainian official overseeing the truce.
The anti-Kiev hacktivist group, CyberBerkut, claims to have hacked the emails of Major-Ge [...]
The death of Sergeant James Brown in a Texas jail was an outrageous "torture operation," author and US Army veteran Rory Fanning told RT. But the odds that police officers involved get indicted are very low, unless there are massive protests, he added.
A video obtained by KFOX14 has revealed aggressive force being used by off [...]
Victoria Nuland arrived in Moscow last weekend and declared that Ukraine's government doesn't intend to resume the civil war. Either Nuland was being mendacious or President Poroshenko is on a dangerous solo-run.
Itâ€™s all gone Lethal Weapon. Not in the sense of munitions, although some of those are definitely in play, but r [...]
At least one civilian has been killed in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk after an army shell hit an apartment building amid intense fire on rebel positions. An RT correspondent says the city has seen one of its worst shellings in months.
â€œThere was fire, shelling for about two hours and it was almost non-stopâ€¦blast [...]
You really couldn't make it up, could you? Serial warmonger and unsuccessful US Presidential candidate Senator John McCain has been offered a post as an adviser to Ukraine's "Chocolate King" President Petro Poroshenko.
He was supposed to join other neocon rejects such as Georgiaâ€™s fugitive ex-President (and famous tie-eater [...]
The US still supports the Kosovo project even though it has failed and brought great instability to the region making many Kosovan extremists join ISIS and come back now to destabilize nearby Macedonia, says International affairs commentator Marko Gasic.
Anti-government protests are back on the streets of Macedoniaâ€™s capita [...]
A group of prominent former European officials have called on the EU foreign chief to review the bloc's policy towards the Palestinian issue and find an effective way to hold Israel accountable for its actions in the occupied territories.
In their four-page letter to Federica Mogherini, the former top brass (which includes ex [...]
Ukraine as a new nation has to create a useable past, Arch Getty, Professor of Russian and Soviet history at UCLA told RT's In the Now show. War criminals like Bandera, who killed a lot of civilians, are being praised by Kiev government now, he added.
Mikhail Gorbachev said that snubbing the Victory parade is disrespect for t [...]