US prosecutors are currently investigating child sex trafficking allegations against Jeffrey Epstein involving his acquaintance Prince Andrew, but the Queen's son denies any wrongdoing and says he was “appalled” by reports about sex abuse claims that had been filed against Esptein.
Earlier it was reported that the Iranian tanker Adrian Darya, formerly known as the Grace 1, had been detained in Gibraltar in July 2019, was released on 19 August and was heading eastward towards the Greek port of Kalamata.
On Friday evening, US President Trump addressed the escalating trade spat between Washington and Beijing, claiming that “this is a trade war that should have taken place a long time ago by a lot of other presidents.”
MMA superstar Conor McGregor said the clip of him punching an elderly drinker in the head was "like a dagger into my heart," apologising for the assault.
A three-minute video has been released of the Tu-160 which features the supersonic strategic bomber on a training flight, as well as being used in combat in Syria.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - A digital currency backed by a group of nations is needed to compete with the US dollar, which has reached a level of dominance that poses a barrier to economic growth in much of the world, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said in a speech to fellow central bankers on Friday.
The United States is increasing military activity in Latin America. Among the latest ‘reports from the front’, Brazil has received the status of one of Washington’s key allies outside of NATO. Meanwhile, the construction of an American military base in the border zone between Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay is underway.
The 12-21 July 2019 equestrian competitions in Aachen, Germany, have yet again demonstrated that pleas from the public, animal rights activists, and veterinarians have 'fallen on deaf ears' of riders and show organisers, say longtime horse trainers Carel Eijkenaar and Hector Carmona Jr.