Dutch media escalate anti-Russian propaganda ahead of MH17 report — expert
Kiev confirms withdrawal of 85mm caliber artillery to begin on Saturday in Luhansk region
Russia’s operation in Syria plays key role in fight against terrorism — Iran deputy FM
Russia, India ponder co-development of new generation infantry fighting vehicle — company
Chechen leader says ready to be questioned over murder of Russian opposition figure
Russia not trying to assume leadership through Syria operation — KremlinRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 09, 21:50
Ukraine keeps cooperating with Russia on international space projects, says authorityScience & Space October 09, 21:47
Obama’s calling Yanukovich 'a stooge of Mr. Putin' is inappropriate — KremlinRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 09, 21:41
Kiev confirms withdrawal of 85mm caliber artillery to begin on Saturday in Luhansk regionWorld October 09, 20:59
China will never forget USSR’s help in war against Japanese aggression — vice premierWorld October 09, 20:42
International investors show interest in Russia’s debt securities — ministerBusiness & Economy October 09, 20:28
Russia sees growing tourist flow from South Korea, Iran, Arab states — ministrySociety & Culture October 09, 20:15
Elections in east Ukraine’s Donetsk republic set for March 20, 2016 — leader's decreeWorld October 09, 20:00
Gas supplies to Ukraine will start on October 12 — Gazprom CEOBusiness & Economy October 09, 19:47
According to CENTCOM, “At approximately 12:20pm EDT (20:20pm, Moscow time), US remotely piloted aircraft struck and destroyed an ISIL armed vehicle west of the village of Sinjar, located in the vicinity of an ISIL checkpoint. All aircraft exited the strike area safely.”
Earlier in the day, deputy spokesperson for the US Department of State Marie Harf said the United States had “taken 24 strikes over the past several days hitting ISIL targets” in the north of Iraq.
The US Air Force has also been delivering food and drinking water in the area of the Sinjar Mountains in the northwest of the country for Yazidis, an Iraqi religious minority, and other civilians blocked there.
Meanwhile, according to recent reports, a team of US marines and special forces landed on Mount Sinjar in Iraq on Wednesday to assess options for a potential rescue of Yazidi civilians threatened by Islamic extremists and worn down by lack of food.