A man in Russia's southern province of Dagestan shot into a crowd of people leaving a church on Sunday, killing five and injuring at least five others, Russian news agencies reported, citing the local health ministry.
The United States has urged Russia to use its leverage over Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to end the conflict as the UN envoy warned of a "worrying and dangerous" moment in the nearly seven-year bloodshed.
US President Donald Trump is making a mistake regarding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), better known as the Iran nuclear deal, said a Russian international affairs expert on Wednesday adding that Trump' rhetoric cannot bully Iran.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has warned of a possible plan by the United States to continue its military presence in Syria for a long term in an attempt to create a “quasi-state” in the eastern areas of the country.
The United States dismisses claims by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that Washington and Tel Aviv are in talks for ‘annexation’ of Palestinian lands, grabbed by the regime for construction of settlements.