https://english.alahednews.com.lb/nicons/rsslogo.png https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews https://english.alahednews.com.lb/ Alahednews Russian Military Police Seize Abandoned US Base in Syria Russia landed attack helicopters and troops at a sprawling air base in northern Syria. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50527/515 Russian MoD Explains What US Really Does to Syrian Oil Russian Defense Ministry spox explained truth behind US’ stated goal of protecting Syrian oil fields from Daesh. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50280/515 Putin Invites Erdogan to Russia as Turkey Advances in Syria Putin spoke with his Turkish counterpart about Syria by phone and invited him to visit Russia. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50152/515 Putin Heads to Saudi Arabia, Offers Himself as Peacemaker Russian President Vladimir Putin travels to Saudi Arabia offering to act as a peacemaker between Riyadh and Tehran. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/50124/515 Lavrov Lambasts US for Breaching UN Resolutions, Quitting JCPOA Lavrov denounced the United States for its “attacks” on international law and for breaching the United Nations resolutions. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49907/515 Maduro to Meet Putin in Russia on Official Visit ‘In A Few Hours’ Maduro announced he would be leaving for Russia, to meet with his counterpart Vladimir Putin. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49857/515 Russian MoD: US Has Reason to Be Concerned Over Turkey Obtaining F-35s Russia’s MoD said the Pentagon has reasons to worry about Turkey obtaining S-400 air defense systems. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49814/515 Moscow, New Delhi Discuss Production of S-400 Air Defense System Russia and India have signed a contract on the delivery of S-400 missile systems. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49762/515 Russian Telecom Giant & China’s Huawei Launch 5G Zones in Russian Cities Russian mobile operator MTS has teamed up with Chinese tech giant Huawei for a 5G pilot scheme. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49603/515 Putin Backs Macron’s Initiative to Save Iran Nuclear Deal Lavrov said Moscow is aware of French President Emmanuel Macron’s initiative to save the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49580/515 Putin Orders ‘Symmetric’ Response to US Missile Test Putin ordered preparing a “symmetric” response to the United States’ recent test-launch of a missile that pose a threat to Russia’s security. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49523/515 Skripal Case: Second Round of US Sanctions against Russia to Take Effect in Two Weeks Trump signed off on a second round of sanctions against Russia over the alleged poisoning of former intelligence officer Sergei Skripal. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49239/515 Russia Announces INF Officially Dead as US Quits Agreement The Trump administration decided to fully abandon the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces [INF] Treaty. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49226/515 Twitter Suspends Russian Embassy in Syria after Criticizing White Helmets Twitter suspended the official account of the Russian embassy in Syria without explanation or earlier notice. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49182/515 Moscow Concerned about US-Iran Confrontation near Russian Border Putin said that Moscow is deeply concerned about the current confrontation between the United States and Iran. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49024/515 Russia: US Decision to Bar Turkey from F-35 Program Is Punishment for Sovereign Moves Russia slammed the US decision to bar Turkey from the F-35 program is part of its policy to punish for its sovereign moves. https://english.alahednews.com.lb/49010/515 Washington’s Muscle-Flexing against Iran Is Dangerous - 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