Russia reportedly warned Mattis it could use nuclear weapons in Europe, and it made him see Moscow as an "existential threat" to the US

AP During the early months of the Trump administration, Russia reportedly told Defense Secretary Jim Mattis of its willingness to use nuclear weapons under certain conditions. It's not clear in what context the w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Neither Trump nor Europe Can Renegotiate the Iran Nuclear Deal, Russia Warns

Europe is fighting to keep the deal. Trump wants to kill it. Meanwhile, Moscow and China will likely back Tehran......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 25th, 2018

Pace of Disarmament Stands as Obstacle in North Korea Talks

South Korea warned of big differences between the U.S. and North Korean positions on denuclearization, highlighting the difficulty of reaching a deal as both sides continued talks aimed at halting the threat from Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 30th, 2018

Russia Says New NATO War Plan a Threat to Europe"s Stability and Moscow"s Military Is Prepared to Respond

Tensions are rising between NATO and Russia......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 13th, 2018

NATO Chief Warns Russia Has Developed Weapons That "Lower Threshold" for Nuclear War

“We want to send a clear message to any potential adversaries that NATO is there to protect all allies against any threat," said NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2018

Why Trump’s Sidelining Pact on Nukes Aimed at Europe

A landmark Cold War-era weapons treaty between the U.S. and Russia is on the verge of collapse. The U.S. said it was pulling out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, and the Kremlin quickly followed suit. The 1987 agreement banned a.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2019

In One Chart: Russian state TV: Here are the U.S. targets that Putin’s hypersonic nukes will be able to reach in less than 5 minutes

Russian President Vladimir Putin last week warned the U.S. against deploying new missiles in Europe, saying Russia will respond with new weapons that’ll take just as little time to reach targets. On Sunday, Russian state TV went into specifics......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2019

Russia Expert"s 2017 Prophecy About The Nuclear Threat Of Russiagate Is Coming True

Russia Expert"s 2017 Prophecy About The Nuclear Threat Of Russiagate Is Coming True.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 16th, 2019

Turkish lira surges 3% after Erdogan reportedly cancels S-400 purchase from Russia

The Turkish lira on Friday rose more than 3% after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the country would not buy the Russian-made S-400 missile defense s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration downplays latest North Korea missile test

The Trump administration played down the threat presented by North Korea’s latest weapons tests and said it was eager for a resumption of talks to end the country’s efforts to acquire nuclear missiles......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2019

How Russia contaminated $2.7 billion of oil exports to Europe

It was a quiet Easter holiday at the offices of major European oil companies and refiners when an email in Russian landed. "What the hell does it say?" one manager recalled thinking as he sent it to his Moscow office for translation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 30th, 2019

Yandex Announces First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

MOSCOW and AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands, April 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX), one of Europe's largest internet companies and the leading search provider in Russia, today announced its unaudited financial results f.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaApr 25th, 2019

Russia"s Deripaska sues U.S. over sanctions: court filing

Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska sued the United States on Friday, alleging that it had overstepped its legal bounds in imposing sanctions on his companies and made him the "latest victim" in the U.S. probe into Moscow's alleged political interference......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Russia Suspends Nuclear Missile Treaty With U.S.

President Vladimir Putin formally ordered a suspension of Russia’s obligations under a Cold War-era nuclear treaty with the U.S., heightening the threat of a new arms race......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 7th, 2019

Russia Is Sending Bashar Al-Assad New Weapons After U.S. Syria Strike, Moscow Warns

Moscow has repeatedly hinted it could send some of its most advanced air defense systems to Syria......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 25th, 2018

Trump Threatens Iran Over Nuclear Program in Macron Meeting

Trump made his differences with Macron clear from the outset of a state visit. President Donald Trump warned Iran not to restart its nuclear program as French President Emmanuel Macron urged .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 24th, 2018

Trump"s revenge: U.S. oil floods Europe, hurting OPEC and Russia

MOSCOW/LONDON (Reuters) - As OPEC's efforts to balance the oil market bear fruit, U.S. producers are reaping the benefits - and flooding Europe with a record amount of crude......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2018

Trump puts the brakes on new Russia sanctions: official

The White House has pushed back fresh measures against Moscow, in a move that appears to walk back comments made by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley over the weekend. Dhruv Tikekar reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 17th, 2018

Russia Responds: "We Are Being Threatened. A Predesigned Scenario Is Being Implemented"

After the a joint force of US, French and UK fighter jets and ship launched an attack which as Mattis said, "used a little over double the number of weapons this year than we used last year", and amid unconfirmed reports th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 13th, 2018

Gold hits highest level since August 2016 in wake of Trump's missile threat

The metal's price jumped markedly after President Trump warned Russia to "get ready" for a missile strike in Syria. Investors have .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 11th, 2018

Trump Warns Russia U.S. Missiles "Will Be Coming" to Syria

President Trump warned that U.S. missiles “will be coming” to Syria, and warned he was willing to challenge Russia directly in launching a military strike against the Syrian president over an alleged chemical-weapons attack......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 11th, 2018