Vladimir Zhirinovsky has been re-elected chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia. Zhirinovsky won the votes of 198 out of 221 delegates at the party's 13th congress, underway in Moscow. Other candidates included Yelena Afanasyeva, coordinator of the LDPR's Orenburg Region organisation, and LDPR deputy chairman Alexei Mitrofanov. The congress has elected the party's 12-member Supreme Council and three-member Central Auditing Commission.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities