Earlier in the day, the two presidents held a phone conversation, during which they agreed that the problems in Belarus should not be exploited by destructive forces seeking to harm the mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.
The incident comes in the wake of weeks of intensified US and NATO reconnaissance activity near Russia's maritime borders, from the Barents and Baltic Seas in the northwest to the Black Sea in the southwest to the Sea of Okhotsk and the Sea of Japan in the Far East.
Relations between Greece and Turkey worsened recently after Turkey announced that its surveying ship Oruc Reis had started seismic exploration activities in a disputed zone of the eastern Mediterranean south of Antalya and west of Cyprus.
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on the Belarusian people to settle all their post-election differences through dialogue, his spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said.
Donald Trump’s senior adviser has hinted that the United Arab Emirates may not be the last Arab nation to establish full diplomatic ties with Israel. Saudi Arabia, a major regional power, has remained silent on the UAE-Israel deal so far.
Jair Bolsonaro and Donald Trump met at the US president’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on 7 March. Several members of the Brazilian delegation and the mayor of Miami, who was also present, tested positive for COVID-19 after the visit.
Arecibo Observatory, a giant radio telescope located in Puerto Rico, is well-known for being the epicentre of the tracking of potentially hazardous near-Earth asteroids. The team behind its operation has also searched for signs of extra-terrestrial life for decades now, but to no avail so far.
Previously speculation has been rife that Argentine footballer Lionel Messi, whose contract with Barcelona expires in 2021, was not planning on re-signing over reported “internal squabbles” at the club.