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biden ensures the Europeans of his support before meeting Putin
Video: European leaders spied by the United States: "It's extremely serious," Reacts Clement Beaune (Le Figaro) Your Browser does not support this video © Eric Baradat Pavel Golovkin The Democratic President went so far as to qualify Vladimir Putin of "killer", attracting strong criticism of Moscow. AFP This is a message sent before a visit Wednesday on the European soil Wednesday.
while diplomatic relations Between Moscow and Washington are at the lowest, Russia has led a large military exercise in the Pacific Ocean. A Demonstration of Force for the next meeting between Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin?
a few days from Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin, who will take place in Geneva on Wednesday, June 16, Russia did not hesitate to show its naval power in the Pacific Ocean. Thereports that Moscow led on June 13, the largest military exercise since the fall of the Soviet regime. Twenty warship ships, submarines and dozens of hunting planes took part in this combat simulation. The Russian Navy trained to hunt American submersibles in the world's largest ocean.
Argentina: New verdict in the trial of military involved in crimes of the dictators
© AFP - Alejandro Pagni (illustration) The Obelisk and the streets of Buenos Aires, May 30, 2020. (Illustration) in Argentina, Thursday, June 10, justice has made a very expected verdict. Five people were sentenced to prison sentences for crimes against humanity. They were judged for acts committed more than forty years ago during the Argentine military dictatorship.
"During this exercise we tested the effectiveness of several military technologies including the modernized version of the AK-630 Canon and Naval Artillery A-190", detailed the Russian Ministry of Defense. The AK-630 cannon is a defense weapon mainly used against missiles or enemy mines but can also destroy other more impressive targets such as helicopters, planes and even other hostile vessels. This machine is able to embark 2,000 ammunition and draw 10.000 shots per minute. It is also equipped with 8 missiles to ravage flying targets.
To demonstrate its technological and military know-how, Russia had sent more than 50 warships as well as 40 planes to patrol the Arctic Ocean glaciace. "We conduct military exercises in this region to show that we are able to ensure the protection of our Arctic resources," said Russian Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov to justify this demonstration of force. President Vladimir Putin himself considered that this region of the Globe hid wealth worth of several thousand billions of dollars. Part of the Arctic territory is claimed by Russia.
NATO Summit: The challenges posed by Russia and China at the heart of the
Debates The Heads of State and Government of NATO countries are gathered in the summit on Monday in Brussels. View on Euronews © Nato.int NATO's Heads of State and Government are gathered in the Summit on Monday in Brussels to restore a new impetus to the Atlantic Alliance and try to post a common position on The major geopolitical challenges posed by Russia and China.
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For its part, Russia is not left out since it officially appointed the United States as "inamical state" last May. The only recent positive development was the extension in February of the New Start Nuclear Treaty, last existing agreement to reduce atomic armaments between the two rivals.
The European Union says "No" at a peak with Vladimir Putin .
Your Browser Does Not Support This Video This Friday, June 25, the European Union has dismissed the possibility of a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. His argument: the conditions are not "united", according to the statements of several leaders at the end of a European summit in Brussels. "It was not possible to agree today that we should meet immediately in the summit," said German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who wanted such a meeting with the support of France.