WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Former Afghan interpreter Ismail Khan risked his life to help US special forces between 2006 and 2012, and although he now lives in the US state of Washington, he warns of a bleak future for Afghanistan, especially for Afghans who helped US forces but have not yet been evacuated as promised.
The total impact of wildfires on the economy of Turkey and Italy has yet to be estimated, but tourism was hurt following the slump in revenues due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Turkish and Italian observers.
British caver Vernon Unsworth, who was part of the rescue team that saved 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in Thailand in 2018, once said that Elon Musk used the tragedy for his own PR, as he sued the Tesla and SpaceX founder for defamation.
Bill and Melinda Gates announced in a May joint statement that they had made the decision to end their 27-year union "after a great deal of thought and a lot of work" on the relationship.
While the Sörby Borg, located on a sacred island within an island, was first mentioned in an 18th-century dissertation, numerous attempts to find the castle have failed until now.
Protests against an Israeli court’s ruling against Palestinian Sheikh Jarrah residents in May coincided with violence elsewhere in Jerusalem during Ramadan, including the storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque by Israeli police, which together helped set off 11 days of rocket bombardments by Hamas and airstrikes in Gaza by the Israeli Air Force.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States Navy would welcome any chance to positively engage with its Russian military counterparts on a range of areas in the Arctic, US Second Fleet Commander, Vice Admiral Andrew Lewis, told Sputnik on the sidelines of the 2021 Sea-Air-Space Conference and Exposition on Monday.
The global death toll from the coronavirus has topped 4.235 million, while over 198.8 million cases have been detected, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.