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Russia welcomes Djibouti-Eritrea border dispute settlement

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The Russian Foreign Ministry said in an official statement that "as a result of intensive diplomatic efforts undertaken over the past few...

Somalia calls for Russian explanation on pirates

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Somalia's transitional government has called on Russia to explain why it had cut 10 Somali pirates adrift in the Gulf on Aden...

Captured pirates who seized Russian tanker freed

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Russia has released pirates who hijacked an oil tanker in the Gulf of Aden because there are no legal grounds to prosecute...

Russian investors open first Uganda gold refinery

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Uganda on Tuesday opened its first gold refinery, hoping to tap into processing the precious metal from neighbouring producing countries. The refinery, established...

Russia eyes $5bln in arms sales to Venezuela: Putin

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Russian may sell $5 billion worth of weapons to Venezuela, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said after a visit to the South American...

Legal limbo makes Somalia piracy worse: Russia

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Piracy off the coast of Somalia is getting worse, partly due to the legal limbo that has led some countries to release...

China buys air defence systems from Russia worth $2.25 bln

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Russia has delivered 15 batteries of S-300 anti-aircraft missiles to China, Interfax news agency reported, under a contract analysts said could be...

Russian delegation arrives in Somaliland

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Somaliland's Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomed a high-powered Russian business delegation that is in Somaliland to explore investment opportunities and strengthen relations. The...

Russia says killed top local al Qaeda militant

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Russia said  its forces had killed an Egyptian militant in Dagestan who had set up a faction of al Qaeda in the...

Libya and Russia in arms talks

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Libya's defence minister arrived in Moscow yesterday for talks that Russian media said could result in a $2 billion defence contract including...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...