Russia clings to its previous stance on the North Korean nuclear programme to insist on a nuclear-free status of the Korean peninsula, said Igor Ivanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs.
He was addressing a media audience on Pyongyang's latest related statements. A warning came from North Korea's top today that the country has to keep up nuclear deterrence forces - there is no other option unless the USA gives up its policy of enmity and threats.
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