Tagged: Russia

US Breaks Locks of Russian Diplomatic Site

U.S. State Department officials drilled out locks to inspect the former Russian consul general’s Seattle residence on Wednesday. The Trump administration announced last month the diplomatic outpost would be closed.


UK Envoy: Inspectors Not Allowed Into Douma

The British Ambassador to the United Nations says Russia and Syria are not living up to their promise to allow UN inspectors to visit Douma, outside Damascus, the site of a suspected chemical weapons...


Why Assad Is Winning the War in Syria

With support from Russia, Iran and Hezbollah, the Assad regime has managed to consolidate power in most parts of Syria previously held by ISIS. Apart from Friday’s joint missile strikes, the U.S.’s role has...