FOREIGN POLICYRussia ready to extend New START, but US does not seek fair dialogue – Medvedev

MOSCOW, April 8. / TASS /. Russia is ready to extend the Treaty on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms, (unofficial name New START), immediately, but the United States does not seek to conduct honest…

FOREIGN POLICYRelations between Russia and US experiences “overload” instead of “reset” – Medvedev

MOSCOW, April 8. / TASS /. The United States is trying to oust Russia from the global world agenda by unleashing an unprecedented sanctions war, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev wrote in his exclusive op-ed for…

FOREIGN POLICYMedvedev believes that US is trying to disrupt the extension of New START

MOSCOW, April 8. / TASS /. The United States is constantly creating obstacles to the extension of the Treaty on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (New Start) by putting forward completely unrealistic demands, Deputy…

Western Hemisphere ahead of Europe in terms of COVID-19 morbidity rate — WHO

GENEVA, April 7. /TASS/. More than 31,000 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the past day in North and South America, which is by 700 cases more than in Europe, as follows from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) daily…

Russian forward Denisenko to sign 3-year rookie contract with NHL’s Florida Panthers

MOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Grigory Denisenko, a forward of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) club Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, will sign a three-year rookie contract with the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Florida Panthers, his agent Sergei Isakov told TASS on Tuesday. The…

Italian region of Piedmont plans to ask for Russia’s help in fight against COVID-19

ROME, April 7. /TASS/. The regional council of Italy’s Piedmont has prepared an official address to Russian military experts asking for their help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, head of the “Brothers of Italy” parliamentary faction and member…

Number of daily confirmed coronavirus cases in Italy down to 880, mortality still high

ROME, April 7. /TASS/. As many as 604 coronavirus patients died in Italy in the past day, which is slightly less as compared with Monday, Italy’s Civil Protection Department said on Tuesday. The number of coronavirus cases confirmed a day…

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMICToyota to provide 45 cars to Moscow medical workers to battle coronavirus

MOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Toyota car maker will provide 45 cars to medical facilities in Moscow and the region to combat coronavirus. The vehicles will be granted for three months, but if necessary, the company is ready to extend this term,…

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMICPutin orders to consider conversion of enterprises to produce medical articles

busiMOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin asked Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov to present proposals on the possibility of converting industrial enterprises into those for the production of medical devices to fight the coronavirus. “I requested…

Russian forward Barabanov signs one-year contract with NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs

MOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Russian ice hockey player Alexander Barabanov has signed a one-year contract with the National Hockey League (NHL) club Toronto Maple Leafs, the club’s press service said in a statement on Tuesday. The contract with the 25-year-old…