Moscow: If they try to regain Crimea - we'll use all kinds of weapons, virtually all

If we are talking about some serious offensives linked to the attempt to recapture Crimea, it is absolutely clear that this is the reason for using all means of protection, including those provided for by the doctrine of nuclear deterrence, Medvedev said in an interview with Russian media.
He pointed out that it is obvious that there is a reason for the use of any weapon.

Media: Xi said something to Putin at the parting that made the West shiver VIDEO

"Right now there are changes, the likes of which we haven't seen for 100 years," Mr. Xi told Mr. Putin after biding him farewell. "And we are the ones driving these changes together", Xi told Putin, according to Jutarnji List, citing Daily Mail. The text, however, adds that the West should be worried by such a statement by the Chinese leader.

The end of the war? Putin has had his say... Kyiv's response awaited

After the negotiations, the President of Russia said that in his conversation with the Chinese President, he noted the growing tension in the world as well as the practice of unfair sanctions.
"The Chinese peace plan can be taken as a basis for a peaceful solution in Ukraine, when they are ready for it in the West and in Kyiv," Putin stated.

Officer shot while looking for thief in western Attica

A police officer of the DIAS motorcycle unit was shot in the abdomen while chasing a thief in western Attica but avoided serious injury because he wore a bulletproof vest. 

The incident occurred on Wednesday night in the industrial area of Aspropyrgos where officers had been called to locate the man who robbed a pedestrian.

Putin meeting with Syria's Assad begins in Moscow: state TV

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad began talks in Moscow Wednesday.

"Dear Mr President, I am very glad to see you in Moscow. Thank you for accepting our invitation," Putin told Assad at the start of their meeting broadcast by state TV. "We are in constant contact and our relations are developing."