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  • Sergei Lavrov: UNGA speech and press conference

    Speech and press conference

    The press conference is here:

    Point summary of speech:

    “The Future of the World Order Being Decided Today” – Russian FM Lavrov

    Foreign Minister Lavrov has stressed it’s either one dominant nation, or the route Moscow is taking to end a world of blackmail, intimidation and undesirables.

    📍Instead of dialogue & compromise, there is disinformation, crude…

  • In a nutshell: Lavrov, UNSC, Ukraine

    Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s remarks at a meeting of the UN Security Council on Ukraine, New York, September 22, 2022
    Brief Summary
    We have no doubt that Ukraine has finally turned into a Nazi-style totalitarian state where standards of international humanitarian law are trampled underfoot with impunity.
    The position of the states that are pumping Ukraine with weapons…

  • Address by the President of the Russian Federation – September 21, 2022

    Complete transcript:

    President of Russia Vladimir Putin:


    The subject of this address is the situation in Donbass and the course of the special military operation to liberate it from the neo-Nazi regime, which seized power in Ukraine in 2014 as the result of an armed state coup.

    Today I am addressing you – all citizens of our country, people of different generations, ages and ethnicities, the people of our great Motherland, all who are united by the great historical Russia, soldiers, officers…

  • The penny drops: Martyanov

    The Game did change.  It sure did!  I’m glad Andrei is finally talking about the fact that Russia and China are working together.  But the game did change-. that is true.  If I have to say .. I’m on record!  (joking here a little).  For months I am on record!  I knew it all!  (Joking…

  • Medvedev on referendums: DPR, LPR, Kherson

    The referendums in Donbass are crucial not only to the systemic protection of the residents of the LNR, DNR, and other liberated territories, but also to the restoration of historical justice.

    They completely change the vector of Russia’s development for decades. And not only our country. Because after their implementation and acceptance of new territories in…

  • Russia, the SCO and international terrorism

    By Rostislav Ishchenko and machine translated with small edits and fixes.  Original link:

    The SCO summit held in Samarkand was not only marked by Iran’s admission to the organization, but was also accompanied by regular US tantrums. In the end, Washington said that they see their strategic goal in “undocking” the economies of Central Asian…

  • President Putin: Final SCO News conference

    There were many meetings at the SCO Summit, and many addresses by President Putin, but this presser is most enjoyable and can be classified as Putin Unplugged.

    President of Russia Vladimir Putin: Good evening,

    I am listening.

    Question: Now that the SCO summit is over, summing it up, can you tell us how you regard the SCO’s development prospects and what the most important…

  • Sergey Lavrov: the Moscow. Kremlin. Putin TV show

    11 September 2022 14:20
    Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s answers to questions from the Moscow. Kremlin. Putin TV show, September 11, 2022

    Question: People feel worried. Where, in your opinion, is the world heading? Where are all of us going?

    Sergey Lavrov: You are asking philosophical questions right from the start.  I think speakers at the Eastern Economic…

  • SMO Update – happening now!

    We commented on the Kherson offensive here:

    There is a threat of a new offensive, toward Kharkov.  Are we going to be honest here and call these suicide missions?  Because this is what they are.

    The RuMod reported that over 1,700 Ukrainian forces were killed in action in the Ukrainian Khersov offensive.  Taken off the battlefield from…