Showing posts with label history. Show all posts
Showing posts with label history. Show all posts

Friday, April 14, 2017

Historic Responsibility: China warns 'conflict could break out at any moment' over North Korea

A conflict over North Korea could break out "at any moment", China's foreign minister Wang Yi said Friday, warning there would be "no winner" in any war, as tensions soar with the US.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Erdogan: "Mosul pertenece a Turquía desde un punto de vista histórico"

La ciudad iraquí de Mosul, bastión del Estado Islámico, "pertenece desde un punto de vista histórico a Turquía", ha afirmado este sábado el presidente turco, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, informa el periódico 'Hurriyet'.

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Azeri provocation

The facts that are taking place in Artsakh are not neutral and are consequences of Azeri provocation. Every time we see the Azeris making such attacks to change the facts vainly, but we realize that alongside the armenian strategy tries to explain for years now that there are no problems and that we are very far from the war in 1994.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

China criticizes Japan high school textbooks

China on Friday urged Japan to teach the "right concept of history" after Tokyo authorized a new edition of high school textbooks that show Japanese sovereignty over the Diaoyu Islands.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Sino-Japanese ties still fragile, says Chinese leader

Relations between China and Japan have recently improved, but the momentum is still fragile, China's top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng said in Beijing on Friday.

Monday, October 5, 2015

Extremists ‘terrified of history,’ UNESCO chief says, deploring destruction of Arch of Triumph in Palmyra

 UN, 5 October 2015 – Extremists will “never be able to erase history,” the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Irina Bokova, said today, condemning the destruction of the Arch of Triumph in Palmyra.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Russia says Japan continues challenging outcomes of World War Two

Japan’s reaction to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to the Kuril Islands indicates that Tokyo continues challenging the outcomes of World War Two, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Western Allies mark WWII victory against Japan

Britain, Canada and the Netherlands held separate activities on Saturday to commemorates the 70th anniversary of victory over Japan in World War Two (WWII).

Friday, July 10, 2015

Former Saudi FM Prince Saud al-Faisal Dies

Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, who was the world's longest-serving foreign minister, has died, family members and a foreign ministry spokesman said late Thursday.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Ukraine undergoes reform to become "true European state" (Poroshenko)

Ukraine is aware of its responsibility and is conducting reforms to change and become a "true European state."

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko raised the Flag of Europe near the Presidential Administration on the occasion of the Day of Europe on Saturday, May 16.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Saudi foreign minister replaced after 40 years (video aljazeera)

The Saudi foreign minister has been replaced as part of a major cabinet reshuffle.

Saud Al Faisal was the world's longest serving foreign minister, his career spanning almost 40 years.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

South Korean lawmakers pass resolution to slam Japan's history distortion

South Korean lawmakers passed a resolution on Tuesday to denounce Japan's approval of school textbooks that distorted history and laid territorial claims to Dokdo islets, called Takeshima in Japan.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Russia Is Using the Past to Explain the Present

In his address to the Federal Assembly last week, President Vladimir Putin turned again to his favorite "historical" method of reasoning to explain to the Russian people what is happening in the country and the world.

In his opinion, Russia has a "right" to Crimea because it has "historically" been part of "sacred" Russian soil, and the West has "always" pursued a policy of containment against Russia.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Historians refute 'mosque in Cuba' claim

Prominent Turkish historian İlber Ortaylı has said the Turkish president’s comments on Muslims discovering the American continent before Christopher Columbus were “half-fantasy.”

Monday, September 22, 2014

Waning immunity to radical ideologies in OSCE states major challenge. (Russian Ambassador, Andrei Kelin )

Waning immunity to radical ideologies in many OSCE countries is a common challenge the world is facing, Andrei Kelin, Russian Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), said on Monday.
“The strengthening of dangerous tendencies, such as rewriting history and glorifying the Nazis and their accomplices, are very alarming,” Kelin said at the Warsaw Human Dimension Session of the 2014 OSCE Review Conference.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Kiev parade shows aggressive plans to escalate crisis."Russian and Ukrainian peoples who have common origin, history and culture.” (Sergei Naryshkin)

MOSCOW, August 25. /ITAR-TASS/. The speaker of Russia’s parliament lower house State Duma Sergei Naryshkin believes that a parade held in Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, on the occasion of Independence Day of the country was a manifestation of aggressive plans to escalate the crisis.
“Yesterday a military parade was held in Kiev, where military units carrying out a punitive operation in the country’s east already for several months also participated,” Sergei Naryshkin told reporters on Monday.

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