Today the former head of Kazakhstan's BTA Bank, Mukhtar Ablyazov, appears on the list of the biggest financial scammers of the 21st century. However, he denies that he stole more than $ 7.5 billion from the bank. He claims that the international criminal case brought against him by the courts of the three CIS countries and several European countries is political pressure. But it is not ruled out that soon a "political affair" will really be launched for him - for organizing extremist activities and financing terrorism in different countries.
Russia on June 2 further relaxed trade sanctions placed on Turkey in the aftermath of the downing of a Russian fighter jet in 2015.
Met police believe all three suspects in London Bridge and Borough Market attack are dead, as Theresa May warns of new threat of copycat attackers
Numerous international leaders, experts, and environmentalists have been promoting Central Asian integration for decades. However, all such initiatives, one way or another, have not come to fruition. Until now.
US President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, Axios news outlet reported on Wednesday (31 May), citing two unidentified sources with direct knowledge of the decision.
It will take years for Russia to increase trade with China. To do so, Russia will need to strengthen its institutions, overcome non-tariff barriers to the Chinese market, and enhance its reputation among Chinese investors.
France's President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday vowed to improve the strained relations between their countries, while admitting to disagreements during talks at Versailles palace described by Macron as "extremely frank".
China did not participate in the structuring of modern international law after World War II, and now the world’s second-largest economy must fit itself into the rule system made by other countries.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, Linas Linkevičius, said at the global security forum GLOBSEC that NATO had to maintain its ability to adapt to new challenges and focus on its main task, collective defence; the success of the Alliance would depend on that in the future.
China hosted a major international gathering on May 14 and 15. Over a thousand delegates from 110 countries, including 29 world leaders, flocked to Beijing to attend the so-called One Belt, One Road Summit.
Russian Energy Minister Novak discusses Russian and OPEC oil production with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny in Vienna