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    Miss Ukraine Refuses to Give Back Crown After Organizers Catch Her Cheating

    Miss Ukraine Refuses to Give Back Crown After Organizers Catch Her Cheating


    The newly-crowned Ukrainian beauty queen Veronika Didusenko was disqualified after the organizers of the competition found out that she was divorced and had a 4-year-old son, which violates the rules of the...

    The newly-crowned Ukrainian beauty queen Veronika Didusenko was disqualified after the organizers of the competition found out that she was divorced and had a 4-year-old son, which violates the rules of the pageant.
    Shot Across the Bow: Merkel's Ally Ousted by Own Party Rebels

    Shot Across the Bow: Merkel's Ally Ousted by Own Party Rebels


    The dismissal of Germany’s domestic intelligence chief has exposed a rift between Angela Merkel and the country’s security establishment that is dividing her coalition and hindering efforts to contain the fall-out from her “open door” refugee...

    The dismissal of Germany’s domestic intelligence chief has exposed a rift between Angela Merkel and the country’s security establishment that is dividing her coalition and hindering efforts to contain the fall-out from her “open door” refugee policy.
    US-Based Research Group Says China Boosts Coal Power Despite Gov't Restrictions

    US-Based Research Group Says China Boosts Coal Power Despite Gov't Restrictions


    In January 2017, China announced that it was halting over 100 coal-fired power plant projects, with a combined installed capacity of more than 100 gigawatts, across a dozen of its...

    In January 2017, China announced that it was halting over 100 coal-fired power plant projects, with a combined installed capacity of more than 100 gigawatts, across a dozen of its provinces.
    Italian Gov't Makes the Only Realistic Solution to Migrants' Waves - Author

    Italian Gov't Makes the Only Realistic Solution to Migrants' Waves - Author


    Over the past several months, the European Union has been in discord amid attempts of several migrant rescue ships to enter its ports. Sputnik discussed the issue with Giulio Meotti - Italian journalist, author, and...

    Over the past several months, the European Union has been in discord amid attempts of several migrant rescue ships to enter its ports. Sputnik discussed the issue with Giulio Meotti - Italian journalist, author, and philosopher.
    UK Portrays White Helmets as Heroes as They Likely Film Fake Gas Attack - Journo

    UK Portrays White Helmets as Heroes as They Likely Film Fake Gas Attack - Journo


    The UK government affirmed on September 24 that it had begun "resettling" activists of the White Helmets group and their family members from Syria to the United Kingdom. Sputnik discussed the statement with Roberto Vivaldelli, an Italian journalist, and...

    The UK government affirmed on September 24 that it had begun "resettling" activists of the White Helmets group and their family members from Syria to the United Kingdom. Sputnik discussed the statement with Roberto Vivaldelli, an Italian journalist, and an author of the book "Fake News."
    S-300 Deliveries May Help Deter Any Power to Strike Syria - Professor

    S-300 Deliveries May Help Deter Any Power to Strike Syria - Professor


    The Russian Foreign Ministry has announced that the S-300 systems that are due to be sent to Syria will be able to close parts of the country's airspace, enhancing the security of Russian troops. Sputnik has discussed the issue with Marcello Ferrada de...

    The Russian Foreign Ministry has announced that the S-300 systems that are due to be sent to Syria will be able to close parts of the country's airspace, enhancing the security of Russian troops. Sputnik has discussed the issue with Marcello Ferrada de Noli - editor-in-chief of the online geopolitical magazine "The Indicter."
    Casual Bigotry is Not a Joke – Stand Down Mr. Kerr

    Casual Bigotry is Not a Joke – Stand Down Mr. Kerr


    I don’t want to write this column. I am convinced and very aware that many other topics are much more important. But I’m angry. I don’t feel personally insulted but my wife and many thousands of good people like her have been insulted. One...

    I don’t want to write this column. I am convinced and very aware that many other topics are much more important. But I’m angry. I don’t feel personally insulted but my wife and many thousands of good people like her have been insulted. One person’s joke is another person’s insult but context, intent and motivation is vital in rational assessment.
    Moscow: US Pressure on Europe Over Energy Cooperation With Russia 'Unacceptable'

    Moscow: US Pressure on Europe Over Energy Cooperation With Russia 'Unacceptable'


    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States is exerting significant pressure on Europe over energy cooperation with Russia, it is "absolutely unacceptable political pressure," Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko told...

    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States is exerting significant pressure on Europe over energy cooperation with Russia, it is "absolutely unacceptable political pressure," Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko told Sputnik.
    French Finance Minister Slams 'Suicidal' Brexit Plan, Wants 'Comprehensive' Deal

    French Finance Minister Slams 'Suicidal' Brexit Plan, Wants 'Comprehensive' Deal


    France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s remarks came shortly after the EU summit in Salzburg, where European leaders refused to accept UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit proposals, calling them...

    France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s remarks came shortly after the EU summit in Salzburg, where European leaders refused to accept UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit proposals, calling them unworkable.
    US Unable to Maintain Anti-Tehran Sanctions in Long Term - Iranian President

    US Unable to Maintain Anti-Tehran Sanctions in Long Term - Iranian President


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United States will not be able to keep its sanctions against Tehran in the long term since the restrictions disrupt trade and normal business activities and do not bring Washington closer to its goals, Iranian President Hassan...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United States will not be able to keep its sanctions against Tehran in the long term since the restrictions disrupt trade and normal business activities and do not bring Washington closer to its goals, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said.
    Russia Reaffirms Readiness for Mutually-Beneficial Dialogue With US - Antonov

    Russia Reaffirms Readiness for Mutually-Beneficial Dialogue With US - Antonov


    NEW YORK (Sputnik) - The positive tone and atmosphere at the Russia-US summit in Helsinki have not yet materialized in concrete projects, but Russia is ready for an equitable and mutually beneficial dialogue with the United States, Russian Ambassador to...

    NEW YORK (Sputnik) - The positive tone and atmosphere at the Russia-US summit in Helsinki have not yet materialized in concrete projects, but Russia is ready for an equitable and mutually beneficial dialogue with the United States, Russian Ambassador to the US Anatoly Antonov said.
    Erdogan: Turkey Will Keep Importing Iran's Natural Gas Despite US Sanctions

    Erdogan: Turkey Will Keep Importing Iran's Natural Gas Despite US Sanctions


    The Turkish lira's slide is not linked to a diplomatic row with Washington, and the country's economic hardship has been exaggerated, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated in an exclusive interview to...

    The Turkish lira's slide is not linked to a diplomatic row with Washington, and the country's economic hardship has been exaggerated, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated in an exclusive interview to Reuters.
    Russian S-300 Supplies to Deter Israel From Reckless Attacks on Syria - Official

    Russian S-300 Supplies to Deter Israel From Reckless Attacks on Syria - Official


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia's planned delivery of S-300 air defense systems to Syria will make Israel think twice before attacking the Arab republic once again, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia's planned delivery of S-300 air defense systems to Syria will make Israel think twice before attacking the Arab republic once again, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said.
    Argentine President Reiterates Sovereignty Claim to Falkland Islands at UNGA

    Argentine President Reiterates Sovereignty Claim to Falkland Islands at UNGA


    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - Argentine President Mauricio Macri reiterated the country’s sovereignty claim to the UK-ruled Falkland Islands while addressing the UN General Assembly on...

    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - Argentine President Mauricio Macri reiterated the country’s sovereignty claim to the UK-ruled Falkland Islands while addressing the UN General Assembly on Tuesday.
    'I Have Confidence in a Referendum in Norther Ireland' - Filmmaker

    'I Have Confidence in a Referendum in Norther Ireland' - Filmmaker


    It was reported on Monday that UK Prime Minister Theresa May told Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's chief Brexit coordinator, that the government would come up with new proposals on the issue of the Northern Ireland border. Sputnik spoke to Sean...

    It was reported on Monday that UK Prime Minister Theresa May told Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's chief Brexit coordinator, that the government would come up with new proposals on the issue of the Northern Ireland border. Sputnik spoke to Sean Murray, Irish filmmaker and activist, on his views.
    Trump May Attend International Conference on Libya in Italy in November - Conte

    Trump May Attend International Conference on Libya in Italy in November - Conte


    ROME (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump will take part in the international conference on Libya in Italy in November provided that he has time in the midst of the midterm elections, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte...

    ROME (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump will take part in the international conference on Libya in Italy in November provided that he has time in the midst of the midterm elections, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said.
    Armenia Backs Resolving Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Within OSCE Format - PM

    Armenia Backs Resolving Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Within OSCE Format - PM


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Armenia supports resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through the format offered by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said during a speech in front of the UN General...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Armenia supports resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through the format offered by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said during a speech in front of the UN General Assembly (UNGA).
    Campaigner: 'EU Should Pull Their Nose Out of Business of Two Sovereign Nations'

    Campaigner: 'EU Should Pull Their Nose Out of Business of Two Sovereign Nations'


    Senior diplomats involved in the Brexit negotiations have reacted furiously to the details of a fresh UK proposal for avoiding a hard border on the island of Ireland, briefed to the Irish PM, Leo Varadkar, at last week's Salzburg summit. Sputnik spoke to...

    Senior diplomats involved in the Brexit negotiations have reacted furiously to the details of a fresh UK proposal for avoiding a hard border on the island of Ireland, briefed to the Irish PM, Leo Varadkar, at last week's Salzburg summit. Sputnik spoke to political campaigner, John Whitby about the latest developments in Brexit negotiations.
    Abe Tells UN General Assembly Japan, Russia Must Resolve Territorial Issue

    Abe Tells UN General Assembly Japan, Russia Must Resolve Territorial Issue


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly said that Japan and Russia must resolve their territorial dispute and achieve a peace...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly said that Japan and Russia must resolve their territorial dispute and achieve a peace treaty.
    South Korea's Moon Says US Troops Should Stay Even After Reunification

    South Korea's Moon Says US Troops Should Stay Even After Reunification


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in an interview with Fox News that the presence of the US forces on the Korean peninsula would still be necessary even if the two divided countries signed a peace treaty and the reunification...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in an interview with Fox News that the presence of the US forces on the Korean peninsula would still be necessary even if the two divided countries signed a peace treaty and the reunification took place.
    ‘Al-Qaeda Goes to Hollywood’: Mini-Doc Exposes Syrian War Propaganda

    ‘Al-Qaeda Goes to Hollywood’: Mini-Doc Exposes Syrian War Propaganda


    A new mini-documentary aims to tackle the tall challenge of exposing swaths of propaganda crafted by Hollywood producers and distributed through mass-market channels like...

    A new mini-documentary aims to tackle the tall challenge of exposing swaths of propaganda crafted by Hollywood producers and distributed through mass-market channels like Netflix.
    Trump Urges Respect for Sovereignty in UN Speech Despite Illegal Presence Abroad

    Trump Urges Respect for Sovereignty in UN Speech Despite Illegal Presence Abroad


    US President Donald Trump doubled down on his America First stance Tuesday while giving his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York this week, Joe Lombardo, the co-coordinator of the United National Antiwar Coalition, told...

    US President Donald Trump doubled down on his America First stance Tuesday while giving his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York this week, Joe Lombardo, the co-coordinator of the United National Antiwar Coalition, told Sputnik.
    Russia Supplying Syria with S-300 ‘Will Make Things Difficult’ for IDF

    Russia Supplying Syria with S-300 ‘Will Make Things Difficult’ for IDF


    When Syrian air defenses responded to an Israeli air raid last week, one of their missiles shot down a Russian Il-20 reconnaissance plane on accident. However, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu responded Monday by saying that his country would...

    When Syrian air defenses responded to an Israeli air raid last week, one of their missiles shot down a Russian Il-20 reconnaissance plane on accident. However, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu responded Monday by saying that his country would supply Syria with more advanced S-300 anti-air missile systems.
    Spanish Prime Minister to Pay 1st Visit to Cuba Since 1986 in Near Future

    Spanish Prime Minister to Pay 1st Visit to Cuba Since 1986 in Near Future


    MADRID (Sputnik) - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez will visit Cuba in the near future, which will become the first visit of head of the Spanish government to the island nation in more than 30 years, the Spanish government said on...

    MADRID (Sputnik) - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez will visit Cuba in the near future, which will become the first visit of head of the Spanish government to the island nation in more than 30 years, the Spanish government said on Tuesday.
    Asteroid Landing: To Know an Asteroid is to Know Our Solar System - Yuichi Tsuda

    Asteroid Landing: To Know an Asteroid is to Know Our Solar System - Yuichi Tsuda


    Japan’s space agency has successfully landed two rovers on an asteroid for the first time in history. The robotic explorers were dispatched to the Ryugu asteroid from the Hayabusa-2 spacecraft on Friday. Scientists say that studying asteroids could...

    Japan’s space agency has successfully landed two rovers on an asteroid for the first time in history. The robotic explorers were dispatched to the Ryugu asteroid from the Hayabusa-2 spacecraft on Friday. Scientists say that studying asteroids could help shed light on the formation of the Solar System 4.6 bln years ago and the evolution of Earth.
    NATO Chief Says Discussed Military Drills, Further Contacts With Russia's Lavrov

    NATO Chief Says Discussed Military Drills, Further Contacts With Russia's Lavrov


    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that he discussed with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov the alliance’s upcoming Trident Juncture 2018 drills at a Tuesday meeting on the UN General Assembly...

    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that he discussed with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov the alliance’s upcoming Trident Juncture 2018 drills at a Tuesday meeting on the UN General Assembly sidelines.
    Argentina to Bring Allegations of Venezuelan Human Rights Abuses to ICC - Macri

    Argentina to Bring Allegations of Venezuelan Human Rights Abuses to ICC - Macri


    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - Argentina will accuse the government of Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro of human rights violations at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague, Argentine President Mauricio Macri told the UN General...

    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - Argentina will accuse the government of Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro of human rights violations at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague, Argentine President Mauricio Macri told the UN General Assembly.
    Oil Market to Be 'Well-Supplied' Before More Sanctions Hit Iran - US Envoy

    Oil Market to Be 'Well-Supplied' Before More Sanctions Hit Iran - US Envoy


    US Special Envoy to Iran Brian Hook told Reuters on Tuesday that before US sanctions targeting Iranian oil exports come into effect, which is expected to happen in November, the US will "have a well-supplied [oil]...

    US Special Envoy to Iran Brian Hook told Reuters on Tuesday that before US sanctions targeting Iranian oil exports come into effect, which is expected to happen in November, the US will "have a well-supplied [oil] market."
    Unemployment in China Will Affect 'From 0.5 to 2 Million People' – Professor

    Unemployment in China Will Affect 'From 0.5 to 2 Million People' – Professor


    According to China’s vice minister of commerce, the US is putting “a knife to the country’s neck” on trade; he also added that the resumption of talks depends on the will of the US. Earlier, China's state council responded to the new round of US...

    According to China’s vice minister of commerce, the US is putting “a knife to the country’s neck” on trade; he also added that the resumption of talks depends on the will of the US. Earlier, China's state council responded to the new round of US tariffs by accusing Washington of preaching unilateralism, protectionism and economic hegemony.
    US, EU, Japanese Trade Ministers Agree on Need for WTO Reform - Joint Statement

    US, EU, Japanese Trade Ministers Agree on Need for WTO Reform - Joint Statement


    WASHINGTON, September 26 (Sputnik) - US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in a joint statement with his European Union and Japanese counterparts agreed during a meeting in New York City that there is a need for the reform of the World Trade...

    WASHINGTON, September 26 (Sputnik) - US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in a joint statement with his European Union and Japanese counterparts agreed during a meeting in New York City that there is a need for the reform of the World Trade organization (WTO).
    UN Command Says Having Communication with N. Korea for First Time in 11 Years

    UN Command Says Having Communication with N. Korea for First Time in 11 Years


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US-led United Nations Command and North Korean senior officials are having military communications for the first time in more than ten years, US Forces Korea Commander nominee Army Gen. Robert Abrams told the Senate Armed...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US-led United Nations Command and North Korean senior officials are having military communications for the first time in more than ten years, US Forces Korea Commander nominee Army Gen. Robert Abrams told the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing.
    Man in Kazakhstan Grabs Child Falling From High-Rise Window in Midair (VIDEO)

    Man in Kazakhstan Grabs Child Falling From High-Rise Window in Midair (VIDEO)


    Video footage has emerged Tuesday of a man in Kazakhstan’s capital city of Astana saving a boy at the last second, grabbing him as he fell from a 10th story...

    Video footage has emerged Tuesday of a man in Kazakhstan’s capital city of Astana saving a boy at the last second, grabbing him as he fell from a 10th story window.
    US State Suspends ‘Humiliating’ Proposed Ban on Prison Visitors Using Tampons

    US State Suspends ‘Humiliating’ Proposed Ban on Prison Visitors Using Tampons


    A new Virginia Department of Corrections (VDOC) policy banning visitors from using certain feminine hygiene products was suspended on Tuesday, more than a week before it was expected to go into...

    A new Virginia Department of Corrections (VDOC) policy banning visitors from using certain feminine hygiene products was suspended on Tuesday, more than a week before it was expected to go into effect.
    Russian Deputy FM: US Base in Poland Will Dismantle NATO-Russia Founding Act

    Russian Deputy FM: US Base in Poland Will Dismantle NATO-Russia Founding Act


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The stationing of a US military base in Poland will mean the dismantlement of the 1997 NATO-Russia Founding Act, which directly bans deployment of substantial combat forces along the border on a permanent basis, Russian Deputy Foreign...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The stationing of a US military base in Poland will mean the dismantlement of the 1997 NATO-Russia Founding Act, which directly bans deployment of substantial combat forces along the border on a permanent basis, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko told Sputnik.
    Chinese National in US Military Arrested for Acting as Foreign Agent

    Chinese National in US Military Arrested for Acting as Foreign Agent


    A Chinese national who arrived in the US on a student visa and studied at the Illinois Institute Technology has been arrested for allegedly "working at the direction of a high-level intelligence officer" in the Ministry of State Security for China, the...

    A Chinese national who arrived in the US on a student visa and studied at the Illinois Institute Technology has been arrested for allegedly "working at the direction of a high-level intelligence officer" in the Ministry of State Security for China, the US Justice Department announced Tuesday.
    US to Respond Swiftly, Decisively to Any Iranian Attack on America – Pompeo

    US to Respond Swiftly, Decisively to Any Iranian Attack on America – Pompeo


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States will respond swiftly and decisively to any Iranian attack on US interests, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during an address to the United Against Nuclear Iran Summit in New York City on...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States will respond swiftly and decisively to any Iranian attack on US interests, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during an address to the United Against Nuclear Iran Summit in New York City on Tuesday.
    FDA May Ban Online E-Cig Sales Amid Teen Vaping ‘Epidemic’

    FDA May Ban Online E-Cig Sales Amid Teen Vaping ‘Epidemic’


    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said on Tuesday that the agency is considering a ban on online sales of electronic...

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said on Tuesday that the agency is considering a ban on online sales of electronic cigarettes.
    Boeing’s Takeover of Satellite Firm Further Consolidates Space Defense Industry

    Boeing’s Takeover of Satellite Firm Further Consolidates Space Defense Industry


    Aerospace manufacturer Boeing has completed its takeover of satellite firm Millennium Space Systems, further consolidating space-related defense industrial firms as US President Donald Trump pushes forward with the new Space Force branch of the US...

    Aerospace manufacturer Boeing has completed its takeover of satellite firm Millennium Space Systems, further consolidating space-related defense industrial firms as US President Donald Trump pushes forward with the new Space Force branch of the US military.
    US Tankers Resupplied Aircraft with 95 Million Pounds of Fuel Near Yemen

    US Tankers Resupplied Aircraft with 95 Million Pounds of Fuel Near Yemen


    US Air Force tankers have unloaded 95 million pounds of fuel into the gas tanks of jets flying near the Horn of Africa, including Saudi coalition jets conducting bombing raids over Yemen, during more than 12,000 refueling missions since 2015, according...

    US Air Force tankers have unloaded 95 million pounds of fuel into the gas tanks of jets flying near the Horn of Africa, including Saudi coalition jets conducting bombing raids over Yemen, during more than 12,000 refueling missions since 2015, according to newly released data.
    'Small Group' on Syria to Meet at United Nations This Week - German FM

    'Small Group' on Syria to Meet at United Nations This Week - German FM


    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The so-called "small group" on Syria will hold consultations later this week at the United Nations German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday after meeting with his Saudi counterpart on the sidelines of the UN General...

    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The so-called "small group" on Syria will hold consultations later this week at the United Nations German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday after meeting with his Saudi counterpart on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.
    EU Commissioner Tells Pashinyan Brussels Ready to Support Reforms in Armenia

    EU Commissioner Tells Pashinyan Brussels Ready to Support Reforms in Armenia


    YEREVAN (Sputnik) - European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn said Tuesday during a meeting with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York that the...

    YEREVAN (Sputnik) - European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn said Tuesday during a meeting with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York that the European Union was ready to support reforms in the country.
    Wrangling ‘Zoo Animals': Detroit Cop Fired Over Offensive Snapchat Post (PHOTO)

    Wrangling ‘Zoo Animals': Detroit Cop Fired Over Offensive Snapchat Post (PHOTO)


    After just two months on the job, 27-year-old Sean Bostwick was handed a pink slip and booted from Michigan's Detroit Police Department on Monday after he posted racially offensive messages on social media over the...

    After just two months on the job, 27-year-old Sean Bostwick was handed a pink slip and booted from Michigan's Detroit Police Department on Monday after he posted racially offensive messages on social media over the weekend.
    France's Macron Rejects Trade Deals With Nations Not Compliant With Paris Accord

    France's Macron Rejects Trade Deals With Nations Not Compliant With Paris Accord


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that he was against signing major trade agreements with countries that are not compliant with the Paris climate...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that he was against signing major trade agreements with countries that are not compliant with the Paris climate accord.
    Beijing Denies US Navy Request for F-35 Carrier Port Call in Hong Kong

    Beijing Denies US Navy Request for F-35 Carrier Port Call in Hong Kong


    China denied a request from the US Navy’s USS Wasp F-35 carrier to make a port call in Hong Kong amid trade tensions between the superpowers and Beijing’s recent decision to recall an admiral from participating in the International Seapower Symposium...

    China denied a request from the US Navy’s USS Wasp F-35 carrier to make a port call in Hong Kong amid trade tensions between the superpowers and Beijing’s recent decision to recall an admiral from participating in the International Seapower Symposium in Rhode Island.
    Bahrain Accuses 170 of Starting Hezbollah Branch With Help From Iran

    Bahrain Accuses 170 of Starting Hezbollah Branch With Help From Iran


    Bahraini Attorney General Ahmad al-Hamadi charged nearly 170 people on Tuesday over allegations they were trying to form a Hezbollah branch in the...

    Bahraini Attorney General Ahmad al-Hamadi charged nearly 170 people on Tuesday over allegations they were trying to form a Hezbollah branch in the kingdom.
    Fake Photo of Trump Rescuing Hurricane Victims Surfaces Once More (PHOTOS)

    Fake Photo of Trump Rescuing Hurricane Victims Surfaces Once More (PHOTOS)


    A fake image of US President Donald Trump personally pulling flooding victims to safety in a life raft has once again surfaced in the aftermath of catastrophic flooding in the Carolinas caused by Hurricane Florence - and the internet is very...

    A fake image of US President Donald Trump personally pulling flooding victims to safety in a life raft has once again surfaced in the aftermath of catastrophic flooding in the Carolinas caused by Hurricane Florence - and the internet is very amused.
    Japan Eyes Supersonic Glide Bombs to Protect Disputed Islands from China

    Japan Eyes Supersonic Glide Bombs to Protect Disputed Islands from China


    Preparing for the worst with one of its neighbors, Japan has ordered researchers to develop new glide bombs in case Beijing decides to make a move on the Diaoyu Islands in the East China...

    Preparing for the worst with one of its neighbors, Japan has ordered researchers to develop new glide bombs in case Beijing decides to make a move on the Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea.
    ‘We Are Not Pushovers': Indian Star Accuses Australian Airline of Racism (PHOTO)

    ‘We Are Not Pushovers': Indian Star Accuses Australian Airline of Racism (PHOTO)


    Indian actress Shilpa Shetty took to social media Sunday to allege that airline staff with Australia's Qantas Airways had been racist to her in telling her to take her baggage to a different counter after it was deemed "oversized...

    Indian actress Shilpa Shetty took to social media Sunday to allege that airline staff with Australia's Qantas Airways had been racist to her in telling her to take her baggage to a different counter after it was deemed "oversized luggage."
    Moroccan Royal Navy Opens Fire on Migrant Ship: 1 Dead, 3 Injured - Reports

    Moroccan Royal Navy Opens Fire on Migrant Ship: 1 Dead, 3 Injured - Reports


    The Royal Navy of Morocco has opened fire on a boat carrying illegal migrants across the Mediterranean to Spain, causing the death of a woman and injuring three others, according to Morocco World...

    The Royal Navy of Morocco has opened fire on a boat carrying illegal migrants across the Mediterranean to Spain, causing the death of a woman and injuring three others, according to Morocco World News.
    Russia's S-300 Delivery to Syria 'Appropriate Move, Game Changer' – Ex-Diplomat

    Russia's S-300 Delivery to Syria 'Appropriate Move, Game Changer' – Ex-Diplomat


    Moscow has announced that Russia's supplies to Syria would be able to close Syrian airspace where necessary, adding that the arguments of Russian allies, who had previously asked not to deliver the S-300s to Syria, have no effect anymore. Bhadrakumar...

    Moscow has announced that Russia's supplies to Syria would be able to close Syrian airspace where necessary, adding that the arguments of Russian allies, who had previously asked not to deliver the S-300s to Syria, have no effect anymore. Bhadrakumar Melkulangara, a former diplomat and a writer with The Asia Times, gave his take on the issue.
    US Allocate $48Mln in Humanitarian Aid to Venezuela Amid New Sanctions – Pence

    US Allocate $48Mln in Humanitarian Aid to Venezuela Amid New Sanctions – Pence


    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States will allocate over $48 million in additional humanitarian aid to Venezuela, Vice President Mike Pence announced on Tuesday, according to a State Department press...

    UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States will allocate over $48 million in additional humanitarian aid to Venezuela, Vice President Mike Pence announced on Tuesday, according to a State Department press release.
    Poland Starts Digging Canal to Prove That Days When Russia 'Dictated to us' Over

    Poland Starts Digging Canal to Prove That Days When Russia 'Dictated to us' Over


    Environmentalists have warned that the new canal expected to link the Vistula Lagoon with the Baltic Sea in its western portion will have grave consequences, including the destruction of the lagoon's freshwater...

    Environmentalists have warned that the new canal expected to link the Vistula Lagoon with the Baltic Sea in its western portion will have grave consequences, including the destruction of the lagoon's freshwater ecosystem.
    French Ex-Prime Minister Valls to Run for Barcelona Mayor

    French Ex-Prime Minister Valls to Run for Barcelona Mayor


    MADRID (Sputnik) - France’s former Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday announced he would run in the mayoral race next May in his Spanish home city of...

    MADRID (Sputnik) - France’s former Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday announced he would run in the mayoral race next May in his Spanish home city of Barcelona.
    Preliminary Assessment Shows 12 Civilians Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike - UN

    Preliminary Assessment Shows 12 Civilians Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike - UN


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Preliminary findings indicate that 12 civilians were killed on Sunday in an airstrike in Maidan Wardak province during operations conducted by pro-government forces, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Preliminary findings indicate that 12 civilians were killed on Sunday in an airstrike in Maidan Wardak province during operations conducted by pro-government forces, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in a press release on Tuesday.
    UK Prime Minister: No-Deal Brexit Better Than Canada-Style Agreement With EU

    UK Prime Minister: No-Deal Brexit Better Than Canada-Style Agreement With EU


    MOSCOW(Sputnik) - A no-deal Brexit would be preferable to the Canada-style agreement with the European Union as the latter would threaten the United Kingdom's constitutional integrity, UK Prime Minister Theresa May said on...

    MOSCOW(Sputnik) - A no-deal Brexit would be preferable to the Canada-style agreement with the European Union as the latter would threaten the United Kingdom's constitutional integrity, UK Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday.
    Macron Urges Israel to Stop 'Fait Accompli Policy' Toward Palestine

    Macron Urges Israel to Stop 'Fait Accompli Policy' Toward Palestine


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Israel should refrain from unilateral actions and the policy of fait accompli on Palestine, French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday at the UN General Assembly...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Israel should refrain from unilateral actions and the policy of fait accompli on Palestine, French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday at the UN General Assembly Session.
    Iranian President Accuses US of Pressuring Other States to Violate Nuclear Deal

    Iranian President Accuses US of Pressuring Other States to Violate Nuclear Deal


    Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani stated that "the United States' understanding of international relations is authoritarian," adding that Tehran cannot enter into an agreement with Washington after the violation of the previous...

    Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani stated that "the United States' understanding of international relations is authoritarian," adding that Tehran cannot enter into an agreement with Washington after the violation of the previous deal.
    Bill Cosby Sentenced to Three to Ten Years in Prison for Sexual Assault

    Bill Cosby Sentenced to Three to Ten Years in Prison for Sexual Assault


    Legendary US comedian Bill Cosby was sentenced to three to 10 years in prison for sexual assault when his two-day sentencing hearing wrapped up Tuesday...

    Legendary US comedian Bill Cosby was sentenced to three to 10 years in prison for sexual assault when his two-day sentencing hearing wrapped up Tuesday afternoon.
    US Liberal PAC Takes Swipe Solely at MeToo-Accused Republicans - Reports

    US Liberal PAC Takes Swipe Solely at MeToo-Accused Republicans - Reports


    According to its agenda, the political action committee (PAC) “Enough Is Enough Voter Project,” known to be affiliated with the Women’s March, targets those candidates for the 2018 midterms whose reputations have been tarnished by a sexual...

    According to its agenda, the political action committee (PAC) “Enough Is Enough Voter Project,” known to be affiliated with the Women’s March, targets those candidates for the 2018 midterms whose reputations have been tarnished by a sexual harassment scandal.
    US Soldier Sentenced to 11 Years for Making Chemical Weapon - Justice Dept.

    US Soldier Sentenced to 11 Years for Making Chemical Weapon - Justice Dept.


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – A US soldier who constructed a bomb to dispense chlorine gas and then detonated the device in a wooded area next to his base has been sentenced to 11 years in prison, the Department of Justice announced in a press release on...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – A US soldier who constructed a bomb to dispense chlorine gas and then detonated the device in a wooded area next to his base has been sentenced to 11 years in prison, the Department of Justice announced in a press release on Tuesday.
    In Veiled Swipe at US, Erdogan Blasts 'Countries Trying to Create Chaos'

    In Veiled Swipe at US, Erdogan Blasts 'Countries Trying to Create Chaos'


    Turkish-US relations have reached a new low in recent weeks amid back and forth sanctions against officials, a tariff war sparked by US restrictions on Turkish steel and aluminum and a drop in the value of the lira, which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

    Turkish-US relations have reached a new low in recent weeks amid back and forth sanctions against officials, a tariff war sparked by US restrictions on Turkish steel and aluminum and a drop in the value of the lira, which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pinned on a "series of negative statements" by Washington.
    US Bill Targeting Terrorist, Drug-Trafficking Drones Wins WH Backing – Sessions

    US Bill Targeting Terrorist, Drug-Trafficking Drones Wins WH Backing – Sessions


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The Trump administration is urging Congress to approve a bipartisan bill that expands the authority of US law enforcement agencies to target the criminal use unmanned aircraft, especially for terror attacks and smuggling illegal...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The Trump administration is urging Congress to approve a bipartisan bill that expands the authority of US law enforcement agencies to target the criminal use unmanned aircraft, especially for terror attacks and smuggling illegal drugs, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in a press release on Tuesday.
    Japan Stops Funding for India's Bullet Train Amid Land Acquisition Row - Reports

    Japan Stops Funding for India's Bullet Train Amid Land Acquisition Row - Reports


    State-backed Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) is providing 81% of funds to India’s first bullet train project that is estimated to cost around $16 billion. However, a report in an Indian daily claims that the Japanese agency has held back...

    State-backed Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) is providing 81% of funds to India’s first bullet train project that is estimated to cost around $16 billion. However, a report in an Indian daily claims that the Japanese agency has held back funds transfer in view of the protest by Indian farmers against land acquisition for the project.
    Hostile Takeover: Comcast Outbids Murdoch Empire for Sky Corp. Shares

    Hostile Takeover: Comcast Outbids Murdoch Empire for Sky Corp. Shares


    A massive US multinational has taken over one of Britain's largest broadcasting companies, signalling a new era of American rule over British media. The most recent buyout follows a history of mergers and acquisitions between US and British news and...

    A massive US multinational has taken over one of Britain's largest broadcasting companies, signalling a new era of American rule over British media. The most recent buyout follows a history of mergers and acquisitions between US and British news and media companies.
    'Sanctions Mechanism' Proposal Shows Paris Seeks Pretext for Sanctions - Moscow

    'Sanctions Mechanism' Proposal Shows Paris Seeks Pretext for Sanctions - Moscow


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - France and other EU countries are looking for pretexts for sanctions, working out a plan to simplify the procedure for imposing sanctions for alleged use of chemical weapons, Vladimir Ermakov, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - France and other EU countries are looking for pretexts for sanctions, working out a plan to simplify the procedure for imposing sanctions for alleged use of chemical weapons, Vladimir Ermakov, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Department for Nonproliferation and Arms Control, said on Tuesday.
    Sen. Paul to Introduce Bill Lifting US Sanctions on Russian Lawmakers - Reports

    Sen. Paul to Introduce Bill Lifting US Sanctions on Russian Lawmakers - Reports


    Earlier, US Senator Rand Paul was in a group of American lawmakers who visited Moscow in order to restore ties between the two countries. He also invited Russian MPs to Washington in a bid to start a constructive...

    Earlier, US Senator Rand Paul was in a group of American lawmakers who visited Moscow in order to restore ties between the two countries. He also invited Russian MPs to Washington in a bid to start a constructive dialogue.
    Extensive Restoration of Infrastructure Underway in Damascus Suburbs

    Extensive Restoration of Infrastructure Underway in Damascus Suburbs


    DAMASK (Sputnik) - Workers and ordinary residents of Deir al-Asafir, a suburb of Damascus, liberated a few years ago, are returning to a life of peace and restoring the infrastructure that was destroyed by the...

    DAMASK (Sputnik) - Workers and ordinary residents of Deir al-Asafir, a suburb of Damascus, liberated a few years ago, are returning to a life of peace and restoring the infrastructure that was destroyed by the war.
    Poland Has Money for Permanent US Military Base – Prime Minister

    Poland Has Money for Permanent US Military Base – Prime Minister


    WARSAW (Sputnik) - Poland has enough money to fund permanent US military presence on its soil, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki confirmed Tuesday, after the Polish president offered to pay billions for a...

    WARSAW (Sputnik) - Poland has enough money to fund permanent US military presence on its soil, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki confirmed Tuesday, after the Polish president offered to pay billions for a base.
    Nord Stream 2 Operator Laid Over 18 Miles of Pipes in German Waters – Spokesman

    Nord Stream 2 Operator Laid Over 18 Miles of Pipes in German Waters – Spokesman


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Nord Stream 2 project operator building a gas pipeline from Russia to Germany across the Baltic Sea has laid the first pipes off German shore, spanning a total of 30 kilometers (18.6 miles), a spokesman for Nord Stream 2 AG told...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Nord Stream 2 project operator building a gas pipeline from Russia to Germany across the Baltic Sea has laid the first pipes off German shore, spanning a total of 30 kilometers (18.6 miles), a spokesman for Nord Stream 2 AG told Sputnik.
    Local Refiners Not Dependent on Iranian Crude Claims Indian Oil Corporation

    Local Refiners Not Dependent on Iranian Crude Claims Indian Oil Corporation


    Just ahead of a crucial bilateral meeting between India and Iran, which is to take a final call on continuing crude oil trade against the backdrop of impending US sanctions, the European Union’s decision to set up a legal entity to facilitate...

    Just ahead of a crucial bilateral meeting between India and Iran, which is to take a final call on continuing crude oil trade against the backdrop of impending US sanctions, the European Union’s decision to set up a legal entity to facilitate legitimate financial transactions with Iran has raised the hopes of Indian refiners.
    Hungary Under Joint Attack by European Commission, George Soros - Politicians

    Hungary Under Joint Attack by European Commission, George Soros - Politicians


    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The European Commission has filed official complaints against Hungary at the Court of Justice that could result in heavy fines, while Open Society Foundations, founded by Hungarian-born business magnate George Soros, is also taking...

    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The European Commission has filed official complaints against Hungary at the Court of Justice that could result in heavy fines, while Open Society Foundations, founded by Hungarian-born business magnate George Soros, is also taking Budapest to court over the law on aid to migrants.
    WATCH Daredevil Give Himself Foot Spa in Yellowstone Hot Spring

    WATCH Daredevil Give Himself Foot Spa in Yellowstone Hot Spring


    Although the geyser basins of the famed Yellowstone National Park are marked with distinct signs warning people to keep a safe distance from them, one man appeared ignorant of the regulations and jumped barricades to enter a thermal area just in front of...

    Although the geyser basins of the famed Yellowstone National Park are marked with distinct signs warning people to keep a safe distance from them, one man appeared ignorant of the regulations and jumped barricades to enter a thermal area just in front of a gasping audience.
    'US Never Froze Funding for White Helmets, This Was a Ploy' - Journalist

    'US Never Froze Funding for White Helmets, This Was a Ploy' - Journalist


    According to a statement by the UK government, the Home Office is working closely with the UNHCR, the Department for International Development and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to resettle White Helmets activists and their...

    According to a statement by the UK government, the Home Office is working closely with the UNHCR, the Department for International Development and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to resettle White Helmets activists and their families to the UK.
    Albright: EU Confused About What US is Saying & Doing Under 'Dangerous' Trump

    Albright: EU Confused About What US is Saying & Doing Under 'Dangerous' Trump


    The Clinton administration-era secretary of state, who presided over the bombing of Yugoslavia and defended the devastating US sanctions against Iraq, which led to the deaths of some 500,000 Iraqi children, has renewed her attack against the US president...

    The Clinton administration-era secretary of state, who presided over the bombing of Yugoslavia and defended the devastating US sanctions against Iraq, which led to the deaths of some 500,000 Iraqi children, has renewed her attack against the US president and other conservative leaders around the world.
    S-300 Deliveries to Syria to Make Russia Reliable Arms Supplier - Arab League

    S-300 Deliveries to Syria to Make Russia Reliable Arms Supplier - Arab League


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Jaber Habib Jaber, the ambassador of the LAS to Russia, told Sputnik constant position of the LAS on S-300 deliveries to Syria, further dialogue with Russia and Russian-Turkish agreement on Syria's...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Jaber Habib Jaber, the ambassador of the LAS to Russia, told Sputnik constant position of the LAS on S-300 deliveries to Syria, further dialogue with Russia and Russian-Turkish agreement on Syria's Idlib.
    1st Day of General Debate: World Leaders Speak at 73rd UN General Assembly

    1st Day of General Debate: World Leaders Speak at 73rd UN General Assembly


    World leaders gathered in New York to take part in the 73rd UN General Assembly meeting. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who is taking part in the debate, held a series of bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the...

    World leaders gathered in New York to take part in the 73rd UN General Assembly meeting. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who is taking part in the debate, held a series of bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the assembly.
    Macedonian Opposition Party Hopes President to Boycott Name Change Referendum

    Macedonian Opposition Party Hopes President to Boycott Name Change Referendum


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The opposition United Macedonia party hopes Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov will keep his promise not to attend the upcoming referendum on the bilateral deal with Greece on the country’s renaming, party president Janko Bachev told...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The opposition United Macedonia party hopes Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov will keep his promise not to attend the upcoming referendum on the bilateral deal with Greece on the country’s renaming, party president Janko Bachev told Sputnik on Tuesday.
    Austrian Ministry Accuses MSM of 'Very One-Sided Reporting' in Leaked Memo

    Austrian Ministry Accuses MSM of 'Very One-Sided Reporting' in Leaked Memo


    The leaked email also advised police staff to place greater emphasis on the nationalities of suspects and convicts, seemingly looking to highlight the disproportionate amount of crime being committed by immigrants and...

    The leaked email also advised police staff to place greater emphasis on the nationalities of suspects and convicts, seemingly looking to highlight the disproportionate amount of crime being committed by immigrants and foreigners.
    A Bird in the Hand: Parrot's Trick Amazes Tourists

    A Bird in the Hand: Parrot's Trick Amazes Tourists


    Parrots are truly amazing birds; they can easily learn many skills with the help of their owners, including the ability to speak and the ability to perform unusual...

    Parrots are truly amazing birds; they can easily learn many skills with the help of their owners, including the ability to speak and the ability to perform unusual tricks.
    Scotland's Nessie the Monster Finally Spotted by Google Maps?

    Scotland's Nessie the Monster Finally Spotted by Google Maps?


    The hunt for the elusive long-neck creature seems to be ongoing across the board, with not only fresh sightings registered, but corresponding pictures being put to the vote for people’s choice awards and even used by officials to devise a plan of...

    The hunt for the elusive long-neck creature seems to be ongoing across the board, with not only fresh sightings registered, but corresponding pictures being put to the vote for people’s choice awards and even used by officials to devise a plan of action should long-sought Nessie ever be caught.
    Saudi Arabia Rejects Iran's Claims of Involvement in Parade Attack - Reports

    Saudi Arabia Rejects Iran's Claims of Involvement in Parade Attack - Reports


    Previously, Iranian officials blamed Arab separatists, backed by Gulf Arab allies of the US, for the attack on a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahvaz which claimed the lives of 25 people and left 53...

    Previously, Iranian officials blamed Arab separatists, backed by Gulf Arab allies of the US, for the attack on a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahvaz which claimed the lives of 25 people and left 53 wounded.
    Turkish Reporter Denies Erdogan Left UNGA Hall Because of Trump's Speech

    Turkish Reporter Denies Erdogan Left UNGA Hall Because of Trump's Speech


    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan left the hall of the UN General Assembly when US President Donald Trump began to speak, The Star reported on Tuesday. In accordance with the schedule of speeches at the UNGA session, Erdogan was supposed to speak after...

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan left the hall of the UN General Assembly when US President Donald Trump began to speak, The Star reported on Tuesday. In accordance with the schedule of speeches at the UNGA session, Erdogan was supposed to speak after the US president.
    EU Plans to Facilitate Trade With Iran Unlikely to Allay Sanctions Fears - AfD

    EU Plans to Facilitate Trade With Iran Unlikely to Allay Sanctions Fears - AfD


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The establishment of a special vehicle to facilitate trade transactions between EU companies and Tehran sanctions is unlikely to persuade European firms to keep doing business in Iran, Dr. Roland Hartwig, vice-chairman of the...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The establishment of a special vehicle to facilitate trade transactions between EU companies and Tehran sanctions is unlikely to persuade European firms to keep doing business in Iran, Dr. Roland Hartwig, vice-chairman of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party's parliamentary group in the Bundestag, told Sputnik on Tuesday.
    UK Charity Asks Intel Agencies to Explain Reasons for Unlawful Spying on Staff

    UK Charity Asks Intel Agencies to Explain Reasons for Unlawful Spying on Staff


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK-based NGO Privacy International said Tuesday it had sent a letter to UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid asking him to instruct UK intelligence agencies to explain reasons for unlawful spying on the...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK-based NGO Privacy International said Tuesday it had sent a letter to UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid asking him to instruct UK intelligence agencies to explain reasons for unlawful spying on the organization.
    Merkel Warns Britain Can't Have It Both Ways, Predicts Intensive Free Trade Area

    Merkel Warns Britain Can't Have It Both Ways, Predicts Intensive Free Trade Area


    Speaking at the Federation of German Industries (BDI) conference in Berlin on Tuesday, the German chacellor said Britain can't have it all when it comes to a post-Brexit trade...

    Speaking at the Federation of German Industries (BDI) conference in Berlin on Tuesday, the German chacellor said Britain can't have it all when it comes to a post-Brexit trade deal.
    WATCH UN Audience Burst Into Laughter at Trump During His Address

    WATCH UN Audience Burst Into Laughter at Trump During His Address


    Donald Trump was forced to pause his UN General Assembly speech when it was interrupted by laughter from the audience right after he claimed that he had "accomplished more than almost any administration in history of our...

    Donald Trump was forced to pause his UN General Assembly speech when it was interrupted by laughter from the audience right after he claimed that he had "accomplished more than almost any administration in history of our country."
    AI for Aid: Big Tech Companies to Share Intelligence to Fight Famine

    AI for Aid: Big Tech Companies to Share Intelligence to Fight Famine


    Artificial Intelligence could be a "game changer" and help save the lives of the most vulnerable people in the world according to Microsoft meanwhile tech giants must to more to tackle online...

    Artificial Intelligence could be a "game changer" and help save the lives of the most vulnerable people in the world according to Microsoft meanwhile tech giants must to more to tackle online exploitation.
    Boeing Completes Purchase of US Satellite Manufacturer Millennium Space Systems

    Boeing Completes Purchase of US Satellite Manufacturer Millennium Space Systems


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The purchase of Millennium Space System, a California manufacturer that specializes in small satellites, has been completed, the buyer, Boeing, announced in a press release on...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The purchase of Millennium Space System, a California manufacturer that specializes in small satellites, has been completed, the buyer, Boeing, announced in a press release on Tuesday
    Top Iran Adviser Says 'Trump’s Dreams' of Meeting Leader Will Never Come True

    Top Iran Adviser Says 'Trump’s Dreams' of Meeting Leader Will Never Come True


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The senior adviser to Iranian spiritual leader Ayatollah Khamenei stated the top cleric would never meet with US President Donald...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The senior adviser to Iranian spiritual leader Ayatollah Khamenei stated the top cleric would never meet with US President Donald Trump.
    ‘Trump Administration’s Big Plan Is to Force US Companies Out of China’ – Journo

    ‘Trump Administration’s Big Plan Is to Force US Companies Out of China’ – Journo


    China has accused the US of preaching “unilateralism, protectionism and economic hegemony” in an official white paper, Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday, as a new round of US tariffs on 6,000 Chinese imports came into force. The total value of...

    China has accused the US of preaching “unilateralism, protectionism and economic hegemony” in an official white paper, Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday, as a new round of US tariffs on 6,000 Chinese imports came into force. The total value of the goods hit by the tariffs is estimated at $250 bn - nearly half of all China’s imports to the US.
    New Delhi Roads Get Improvised Gadgets for Smog Control

    New Delhi Roads Get Improvised Gadgets for Smog Control


    Last year, foreign envoys deployed in New Delhi took up the life-threatening air pollution issue with India's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The city’s air pollution is mainly attributed to biomass burning, including stubble burning, which causes 16% to...

    Last year, foreign envoys deployed in New Delhi took up the life-threatening air pollution issue with India's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The city’s air pollution is mainly attributed to biomass burning, including stubble burning, which causes 16% to 30% of the pollution. Indian farmers often burn the grain harvest's leftovers to clear the farms.
    'With War or With Peace': Damascus Vows to Regain Control of Whole Syria

    'With War or With Peace': Damascus Vows to Regain Control of Whole Syria


    DAMASCUS (Sputnik) - Syrian government forces will regain control over the whole of the country's territory, including the Idlib de-escalation zone, through peaceful means or war, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said on...

    DAMASCUS (Sputnik) - Syrian government forces will regain control over the whole of the country's territory, including the Idlib de-escalation zone, through peaceful means or war, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said on Tuesday.
    Ring Girls Pull Out of Boxing Fight in Saudi Arabia Out of 'Cultural Respect'

    Ring Girls Pull Out of Boxing Fight in Saudi Arabia Out of 'Cultural Respect'


    Even though the winds of change have blown across Saudi Arabia due to Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s new social policies, flesh-flashing ring girls may be just a little too much for the...

    Even though the winds of change have blown across Saudi Arabia due to Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s new social policies, flesh-flashing ring girls may be just a little too much for the kingdom.