Geneva (The Times Groupe)- A top Russian diplomat at the UN mission in Geneva announced Monday that he was resigning over Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a rare resignation over the conflict.
Moscow (The Times Groupe)- The Russian foreign ministry says opening up Ukraine's Black Sea ports - and thereby alleviating pressure on global food supplies - would only be considered if sanctions against Ukraine are lifted.
Moscow (The Times Groupe)- Russia declared two Finnish diplomats persona non grata in retaliation on Tuesday.
Helsinki (The Times Groupe)- Finland's leaders said Thursday they are in favor of applying for NATO membership as soon as possible, which could deal a serious blow to Russia's war effort in Ukraine.
Moscow (Times Of Ocean)- As part of the tit-for-tat diplomatic fallout of the Ukraine war, Russia on Tuesday declared 15 Dutch diplomats and an unspecified number of Belgians persona non grata, effectively expelling them.
Moscow (Times Of Ocean)- Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday that Russia does not trust Ukrainian peace negotiators.
Moscow (Times Of Ocean)- Russia on Friday has expelled 18 European Union diplomats in retaliation for Brussels' personae non gratae declaration earlier this month against 19 Russians.