Tuesday, 19 November

ISIS leader al-Baghdadi urges supporters to continue attacks
On Monday, the Islamic State released an audio recording in which purportedly the militant group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi prompts the extremists to double their efforts, continue attacks and free terrorists from prisons.

Russia, Turkey and Iran hold a summit on the Syrian crisis: details
The President of Iran Hassan Rouhani, Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russia’s Vladimir Putin met in Ankara, Turkey, to decide the fate of Idlib – the last Syrian province held by anti-government rebels.

The Taliban visits Russia after Donald Trump calls the negotiations "dead"
Russian president Vladimir Putin's special envoy for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov holds talks with the Taliban members in Moscow.

Russian forces raid offices and homes of the opposition
Russian opposition from the Anti-Corruption Foundation is subjected to brutal persecution by the Kremlin after an attempt to reduce the results of pro-government forces in local elections.

Netanyahu visited Russia after Moscow condemned his annexation plan: details
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flew out to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Russian city of Sochi on Thursday.

Five Russians are sentenced to prison for holding political protests
Russian courts sentence individuals for fulfilling their right to have an independent opposition in the Moscow city parliament (Mosgorduma), which will hold its elections on September 8.

The US reassures Ukraine of support after freezing $250 million in military aid
As the world leaders met in Warsaw for events marking the start of World War II 80 years ago, both the US Vice President Mike Pence and Energy Secretary Rick Perry have reassured Ukraine of America’s continued support.

Russian-Turkish missile deal and its implications for the West
Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdogan to buy Russia’s latest fifth-generation Su-57 stealth fighter after both leaders visited International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2019.

Donald Trump and G7: Russia's return and Trump's Doral resort
The US President Donald Trump has once again pushed American social boundaries, strongly suggesting inviting Russia to the next G7 summit and proposing to host the meeting in his Miami resort in Doral, as reported by CNN.

Putin prepares takeover: an expert revealed a sneaky plan on Ukraine
Russia’s President Volodymyr Putin will not stop his attempts to divide Ukraine, as blogger Oleksii Orestovych told “Apostrophe”.

He may lose everything: three scenarios of Zelensky’s exit were named
Russian political scientist Stanislav Belkovsky claims that the Kremlin has a "ZINF scenario" – "Zelensky is not for long" regarding the newly elected President of Ukraine.

Poland explained its decision not to invite Putin to the 80th anniversary of the Second World War
Poland has not invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to the anniversary of the Second World War (September, 1) due to the fact that he is the leader of the country, which performs armed aggression against neighboring countries.

Ukrainian passports for other countries: Zelensky’s response to Putin’s actions in Donbas
President Volodymyr Zelensky reacted to the news about prolonging the arrest of 24 Ukrainian sailors in Russia, as well as to Volodymir Putin’s decree on the simplified procedure for Ukrainians to receive Russian citizenship.

Moscow is out for blood: Yatsenyuk revealed Putin’s despicable plan for Ukraine
Volodymyr Putin’s goal is war against us all rather than peace, as Moscow does not believe tears – it is out for blood.

All opposed the call: Zelensky revealed new details of negotiations with Putin
On Wednesday, July 17, President Volodymyr Zelensky revealed new details of the negotiations with Volodymyr Putin, as he shared in his interview with ICTV.

Zelensky and Putin aren’t meeting at G20: reason given
The reason why Russian President Volodymyr Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky did not meet during the G20 summit in Osaka is now known.

Trump shared the details on where and when he will meet Putin
The United States President Donald Trump will meet with the Russian President Volodymyr Putin at the G20 summit that will take place in Japan in late June, as Trump announced in his interview to Fox News.

Zelensky made an unpleasant for Kremlin statement on Crimea and Donbas
The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky called for the increase of sanctions against Russia, as he stated in his interview to Bild.

The West described Putin’s bloodthirsty strategy
The Kremlin seeks to drive a wedge between the United States and Western Europe, trying to make a deal with Washington bypassing Ukraine and its European allies, as the former commander of the US Armed Forces in Europe Ben Hodges told the “Apostrophe”.

Trump grew bolder: a dangerous forecast for the US-Russia friendship
According to Russian publicist Andrii Piontkovsky, the US President Donald Trump might move to closer relations with Russia’s leader Volodimir Putin.