US military rule in Iraq will last for only 90 days, after which power will be handed over to the Iraqi people. According to RTR television, this was announced in Tehran by British Foreign Office Minister Mike O'Brien.
In a meeting with Mohsen Mirdamadi, the chairman of Iran's parliamentary commission for national security and foreign policy, O'Brien also touched on the issue of US-Iranian relations. The British minister stressed that 'Washington does not intend to create any problems for Iran and would like to resolve problems with the Islamic Republic of Iran.' However, the British minister also said that 'the US is concerned about the Islamic Republic's nuclear programme and recommends that Iran sign an additional protocol to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.'
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
The Buk system that shot down MH17 belonged to the 53rd SAM missile brigade of the Russian Ministry of Defense, investigators say after looking at a few pictures on the net
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War