Russian Diplomat Maria Khodynskaya-Golenishcheva: De Mistura Must Fix His Mistakes before Talks over Syria Can Be Resumed
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov: We Will Not At This Time Be Returning To Nuclear Arms Reduction Talks With U.S. Under 'New START' Treaty
Leading Economists At Russia's Sixth Gaidar Forum: The Oil Age Is Over; Russia Needs Internal Reforms To Overcome Recession
Russian Analyst On Pro-Regime Website: The West Wants To Bring About Russia's 'Mental Destruction'
Former Russian Energy Minister Yuri Shafranik: U.S. Priorities 'Are Directed Today toward Iran'
Chechen Republic Head Ramzan Kadyrov Launches Media Campaign Against Russian Opposition
Russian Ambassador to Kuwait: We Are Moving from the Hegemony of a Single Country to a Multipolar Stage
Article On Pro-Government Russian Website Suggests Litvinenko Was Assassinated By U.S.
The Syria War Is Showcasing Russian Arms, Promoting Sales
Russian Analyst Victoria Zhuravleva In Russian Business Daily: 'Should We Expect A Reboot Of Russia–U.S. Relations?'
Russia-Syria Agreement On Unlimited Duration Of Russian Airforce Deployment In Syria
Russian Grand Mufti during Visit to Iraq: Even in the Days of Communism, We Managed to Protect Our Religion and Unity
A New National Security Strategy For The Russian Federation
Russian Media Outlets Slam Turkey: Discuss Option Of Nuclear Attack On It, Accuse President Erdogan Of Supporting ISIS
Anti-American Articles In The Pro-Regime Russian Media On U.S. Foreign Policy, War On Terror
Ex-Inmate Shaker Aamer to Russia Today TV: Families Should Refuse to Send Their Sons to Serve in Guantanamo
Anti-American Cartoons In Russian Media On U.S. Foreign Policy, War On Terror
Russian Media Outlets Compare U.S. To Nazi Germany, Describe Battle Over Syria As Today’s Stalingrad
Statements By President Putin, Defense Minister Shoygu On Russia's Intervention In Middle East, Deployment Vis-A-Vis NATO
Adding Russian To MEMRI's Priority Languages
Russia Today TV 10th Anniversary Clip: In 2035, Obama, Kerry Forgotten Old Timers, Snowden President
FSA Militia Establishes Facility For Training Fighters Against Russian Army
Reports In Arab Media: Russia Expanding Military Involvement In Syria To Strengthen Regime's Position In Political Process
Footage: Russia Destroys Hundreds of Oil Trucks in Syria
ISIS Militants Distribute Candy to Celebrate "Downing" of Russian Plane, Threaten Putin with Attacks in Russia
In Iraq, Public Debate Over Russian Involvement, Disappointment At U.S. Failure Against ISIS
Foreign Fighters in Syria: Syria Will Be the Graveyard of the Russians
Australian Islamic Leader Al-Wahwah: Syria Will Become the Graveyard of the Russian Czars and the Infidel West
Blooper: Egyptian TV Host Ahmed Moussa Mistakes Video Game Footage for Russian Airstrikes in Syria
Iran At The Crossroads: Between Russia And The U.S.
Russian Website Calls For Volunteers For Russia's Military Activity In Syria
The Elephant In The Room
Leaks From The Negotiation Room: Iran, Russia vs. U.S. In Verbal Clash Over Iran's Ballistic Missiles
The National Movement For the Liberation of Azawad Looks To Russia As An International Partner
Jihadi VDagestan Website Threatens Russia: It Will Pay Bitterly For Its Bloody Policies
Ansar Al-Sunna Claims Responsibility For Volgograd Bombings, Threatens Additional Attacks On Russian Targets
Reactions To The Russia-Germany Talks – Senator Kosachev: Russia-Germany Dialogue Is As Important As Russia-US Relations
Russia In The World – Russia-Austria Relations – Reactions To Putin's Attendance At Wedding Of Austrian Foreign Minister Kneissl
Russian Media Outlet Regnum.ru: The Third World War Has Already Started, So Far It Is Economic, Not Nuclear
Child Perpetrators Of Chechnya Attacks Pledge Allegiance To ISIS: We Shall Write Our Words In Our Blood When We Are Martyred
Russia This Week – August 20, 2018 – Part II
Russia This Week – August 19, 2018
Russia-Turkey Relations – Russian Expert Kortunov: Situational Alliances Based On Shared Frustrations Do Not Last
Russia-NATO Update – 10 Years To The Russia-Georgia War, Medvedev Warns Georgia Against Joining NATO
Russian Expert Kholodkov: We Will Not Succumb To Trump's Divide And Rule Tactics And Break With China
Russia This Week – August 12, 2018
Russia In The World – Russian Private Military Companies In The African Market Of Military Services
Russia This Week – August 5, 2018
Russia-NATO Update – 'Why Should My Son Defend Montenegro?' Trump: I Ask The Same; Russian Commentators Weigh In
Russia-NATO Update: Russia's Defense Minister Shoigu: NATO Is Trying To Prevent Russia From Becoming A Geopolitical Rival
Russia This Week – July 30, 2018 – Part II
Russia This Week – Focus On The BRICS Summit – July 29, 2018
Russia In The World – Russia-Greece Relations: Diplomatic Tit-For-Tat
Russia Expert Sveshnikova: After The Helsinki Summit, Iran Is Desperate To Show That The Russia-Iran Alliance Remains Intact
Russia This Week – July 20, 2018
Reactions To The Trump-Putin Meeting: Putin Outmaneuvered Trump, But That Is Not Necessarily Good News For Russia – Part III
Official Russian Reactions To The Trump-Putin Meeting in Helsinki; Senator Pushkov: Russia And The US Decide The Fate Of The World – Part II
Trump-Putin Meeting In Helsinki – Putin: 'The Cold War Ended Long Ago' – Part I
Russian Commentators: Tehran Threatened To Interdict All Oil Shipments Via The Strait Of Hormuz; A Conflict In The Gulf Would End The Tehran-Ankara-Moscow Triangle
Russia This Week – July 15, 2018
The Trump-Putin Summit: A Troubling History Of Human Rights Abuses Should Be Added To The Agenda
Russia-NATO Update – Russian Reactions To The NATO Summit
Syrian Writer: All Countries Should Drop Out Of The World Cup – Which Putin Is Hosting While At The Same Time Incinerating Children In Syria
Russian Commentators: What Can Be Expected From The Third Putin-Netanyahu Meeting This Year?
Russia-UK Relations – Russia's Reactions To The Amesbury Incident; Russian Embassy To The UK: The Best Thing About Paranoia Is That Your Tantrums Don't Need A Logical Explanation
Russia This Week – July 9, 2018
Russia-NATO Update – Deputy FM Grushko: NATO Is Hostage To The Ukrainian Crisis; NATO Countries Must Choose Between Divided Security – In Confrontation With Russia, Or United Security With Russia
Liberal Russian Analyst Goltz: The Summit Is A Vindication Of Putin's Strategy
An Update On Russia-Turkey Relations – Russian Columnist Polyakova: On More Than One Occasion, Turkey Demonstrated Itself To Be An Unreliable Partner
Russia This Week – July 1, 2018
Analyst Bovt: Trump And Putin Can Get Things Moving
Russian Ambassador To Lebanon: Iran's Presence In Syria Is Legitimate; U.S. Supports Terrorists In Syria
A Common Europe Stretching From Lisbon to Vladivostok No Longer Appeals To Putin; Europe Must First Preserve Its Own Civilization
Russia Has No Allies
Reports: Personnel Changes In Top Syrian Security Echelons – Under Russian Pressure
The Farce Of Iran's Breach Of Limit On Enriched Uranium: U.S. Never Had, Nor Does It Have Today, Any Clue Where The 8.5 Tons Of Enriched Uranium Ostensibly Shipped Out Of Iran In 2015 Are; Moreover, Russia Provided Iran With 200 Tons Of Yellowcake
Contrary To The Understandings Reached With Russia, Iranian And Iran-Affiliated Forces Are Participating In The Fighting In Southern Syria
Iran Faces Strategic Decision – Whether To Respond To Israel's Operations Against Its Military Expansion In Syria, Which Could Lead To Iran-Israel War
Syrian Regime After Syrian Congress Of National Dialogue In Sochi: 'The Victor Sets The Conditions – And We Are The Victor'
Apprehension In Syrian Opposition That Sochi Conference Aims To Establish New Political Framework For Syria Solution, Preserve Assad's Regime
The November 10, 2017 Trump-Putin Joint Statement Allows Iran To Deploy Forces Close To Israel's Border – Posing An Existential Threat To Israel's Security
Trump's 'New Strategy On Iran': The Price Of Indecision Is Accepting The Reality Of A Nuclear Iran, With Its Regional Expansion – Which Will Result In Escalation Of Its Political And Military Activity Against The U.S.
'Iran Diplomacy' Following Tripartite U.S.-Russia-Turkey Military Chiefs of Staff Meeting: 'If You Aren't Sitting At The Table, You Are Being Eaten At The Table'
Russian Efforts To Exclude U.S., Europe From Political Solution In Syria And Create A Framework For Bypassing Geneva I
Reports In Arab Media On Russian Draft Constitution For Syria - Analysis And Reactions
Anti-NATO Cartoons In Pro-Kremlin Russian Media
Anti-U.S. Cartoons In Russia's Pro-Kremlin Media
Arab Press Reports On U.S.-Russia Understandings Allowing Assad To Remain In Power In Syria During Transitional Phase
Understanding Russian Political Ideology And Vision: A Call For Eurasia, From Lisbon To Vladivostok
Cartoons In Gulf Press Criticize Russia's Military Intervention In Syria
Russian President Putin: Russia Will Withdraw Most Of Its Military From Syria – But Russian Activity At Tartus Naval Base And Hmeymim Airbase Will Continue As Before
In Iraq, Public Debate Over Russian Involvement, Disappointment At U.S. Failure Against ISIS
Iran At The Crossroads: Between Russia And The U.S.
Russian Politician Evgeniy Tarlo: The West – Intellectual Degenerates, Moral Perverts; We Need to Lead the Third World to Oppose U.S. Hegemony
Russian State TV: Being a Traitor Jeopardizes Your Health
First Round of Presidential Debates in Russia: You Disgusting Whore!
Popular Mood in Russia: Putin Never Gives Up!
Russian MP Tamara Pletneva on Upcoming Presidential Elections: There Are Only Falsifications
Russian Political Analyst Viacheslav Matuzov: I believe Russia gave the Syrian Army the Green Light to Down the Israeli F-16
Russian Political Analyst and Economist Mikhail Delyagin: The U.S. Is a Major Terrorist and Should Be Beaten Like a Dog
Syria-Based Jihadi Cleric 'Abdallah Al-Muhaysini Celebrates Downing Of Russian Fighter Jet In Idlib
Children In Song To Putin: We Are Ready For 'The Last Battle' At Your Order; 'We Shall Bring Alaska Back To The Harbor Of The Homeland'
In New Video, Russian-Speaking ISIS Fighter Declares New "Battalion," Threatens Terrorist Attacks in Russia
Russian President Putin: Communism Is No Different from Christianity
Russian Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin: The Issue of Iranian and Hizbullah Forces on the Israeli Border Exaggerated; We Want to Complete War on Terror
Russian Ambassador in Lebanon Reminisces about the Days of the U.S.S.R.: We Cared about Human Rights More Than in Other Countries
"Donald Trump" Paraded on Dog Leash in Streets of St. Petersburg
Russian Deputy FM: The Americans Want Us to Be on Their Hook
Former Russian Ambassador to the U.S.: America Is Mentally Sick
Russian Opposition Leader Accused of Being Non-Patriot and Non-Nationalist
Putin's Spokesman: The NYT Are Fairy-Tale Tellers
Russian Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin: The Americans Still Harbor the Idea of Toppling the Syrian Regime
Russian Political Expert: Trump May Not Be Clever Enough to Get Results from Putin
Russian LDPR Party Leader: Trump Is Politically Impotent, Melania Is a Bitch
Russian Military Commentator: We Should Point Caliber Missiles at America's Fat Ass
Russian Ambassador to Israel: We Do Not Consider Hamas and Hizbullah to Be Terrorists at All
Russian TV Host: It Is Our Sacred National Duty to Be an Empire
Russian TV Satire on Trump's ME Visit: Melania's Bottom for $280 Billion
Russian TV News Item On Rothschild Family Uses Nazi Footage
Russian MP: Wipe Our Streets Clean of LGBTs and Liberals, Send Drug Addicts to "Medical Labor Camps"
Russia Today TV Host and Middle East Expert: U.S. Leaders Who Demand Action against Russian Media Need Psychiatric Evaluation
Russian Fighters with Anti-Regime Forces in Syria: We Have Come Here to Protect Women and Children
Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov: Western Liberal Democracy Is a Liberal Dictatorship
Senior Russian TV Host on "Moonlight" Oscar Win: Protagonist Should Have Been Given HIV
Russian National Security Council Consultant: The Rothschilds Are Behind French Presidential Candidate Macron
Russian Defense Minister: The British Lion Will Not Tell Our Bear What to Do
Retired Russian General Staff Colonel: We Should Stop Saber-Rattling
Russian Deputy PM: We Will Rip Apart the U.S. Missile Defense System
Russian Presidential Candidate: I Would Like to Be Tsar and Will Eliminate Those Who Impede Russia's Development

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In January 2016, MEMRI we picked up the gauntlet ourselves and expanded our coverage to Russia by launching the Russian Media Studies Project.

 

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