In response to Russia’s illegal aggression against Ukraine, the United States, the European Union, and a number of other countries, applied targeted sanctions against Russian individuals, businesses and officials.
Russian President Vladimir Putin recently signed an agreement establishing a joint military force between Russia and leaders in Abkhazia, a so-called “breakaway” region of Georgia.
On President Barack Obama’s recent and final overseas trip as U.S. president, he gave a ringing endorsement of democracy in its birthplace, Athens, Greece.
The Innovative Solutions and Technologies Center, or ISTC has been supporting the development of Armenia’s information technology sector since 2014.
There is an opportunity to put in place a lasting ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, said U.S. Representative to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Daniel Baer.
Forty-one years ago, the Helsinki Final Act “recognized the universal significance of human rights and fundamental freedoms.”
Although Russia says it is fighting terrorists in Syria, its targeting of innocent civilians undermines that claim.
We reject the characterization of the Mejlis as an 'extremist' organization and condemn the suspension of this democratic institution.
The United States is deeply troubled by the action taken against the Levada Center, an internationally respected public opinion and polling organization.
"Far too many children have experienced traumatic events caused by the armed conflict. We need to help these children now to recover and move on with their life."
This time authorities have banned the U.S.-based International Republican Institute, or IRI, and the Media Development Investment Fund, or MDIF, from operating in Russia.
The United States is troubled by the August 12th arrest of Azerbaijani opposition activist Natig Jafarli, the executive secretary of the opposition REAL Movement.