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At Least 8 Killed and Wounded in a Mogadishu Blast

April 5th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Al Mayadeen – – translated by Samer Hussein – A car bomb exploded in front of the buildings of  National Security and Sports Ministries in the Somalian capital capital city of Mogadishu.  Initial reports indicate that a car, loaded with explosives, targeted a crowded restaurant. According to […]

Visa free regime for Russia-South Africa travel to begin

March 13, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Ostexpert.de, translated from German by Tom Winter – Visa requirement (restrictions) between South Africa and Russia have ended After March 30th, 2017, citizens of Russia and South Africa can travel to the two countries without a visa. This is reported by National Geographic Russia with a reference […]

The Superpower Returns: Is Russia setting its sights on foreign bases?

October 10, 2016 – Fort Russ –  Tsargrad – translated by J. Arnoldski – The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation has stated that it is considering the return of Russian military bases to Cuba and Vietnam. Judging by everything, this information slipped through the cracks into the public space by accident, as most […]

Somalia Cuts Diplomaic Relations With Iran

January 9, 2016 Komsomolskaya Pravda Translated from Russian by Kristina Rus Anastasia NOVIKOVA Iranian diplomats were given 72 hours to leave the country. On Thursday, January 7, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Somalia announced the severance of diplomatic relations with Iran. The Ministry blamed the fact that Tehran is allegedly interfering in their internal […]

BRICS Network University promises new syncretic model of global education

December 1, 2015 –  Anna Garde, PolitRussia –  Translated for Fort Russ by J. Arnoldski “What can the BRICS countries offer to Russian education?” On November 18 in Moscow, the ministers of education of the BRICS countries signed a document which opens a new page in the history of the association. This document was the […]

Ukraine – Kenya, what’s the difference?

September 29th, 2015 –  By: Anton Klimkov – Novorus.info –  translated for Fort Russ by Paul Siebert –  “Ukraine – Kenya, what’s the difference?” The Ukrainian media are all lying, one can not argue with that. Every publication says what it is paid for by the authorities or expresses a purely individual point of view of its […]

$100bn BRICS Monetary Fund Now Operational

September 7th, 2015 –  TheBRICSpost –  The five leaders of BRICS met in Ufa, Russia on 9 July 2015 [Xinhua] [ “Move over IMF & dollar” – .ed ] The $100 billion BRICS Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA) has become fully operational following the inaugural meetings of the BRICS CRA Board of Governors and the Standing Committee […]