The Great Patriotic War claimed the lives of nearly 27 million Soviet soldiers and civilians. The war was fought along the Eastern Front of World War II between the Soviet Union, on one side, and Nazi Germany and its allies, on the other.
Kushner's role at the White House was largely focussed on serving as Trump's special envoy in the Middle East — but he also headed the Office of American Innovation created by Trump and abolished by his successor Joe Biden.
The company made a series of big oil and gas discoveries over the past year, which are in high demand in China. The latter is considered to be one of the largest importers of oil and gas globally due to the country's high energy needs for its industries.
The World Health Organization (WHO) office in Africa pointed out last week that if the world’s vaccine doses had been distributed equally, every elderly person and healthcare worker would have been vaccinated by now. Instead, 85% of the world’s shots have been administered in the richest nations, while Africa has received just 2%.
Joe Biden's predecessor Donald Trump won the support of conservative Catholic groups with a pledge to cut federal funding for family planning provider and lobbying group Planned Parenthood, but the new president is sticking with the Democrat doctrine of supporting access to abortion.
Maxwell, who is often referred to as convicted pedophile Epstein's "madam," is currently awaiting her trial in New York, postponed to late November because of new charges added to the case. The former socialite has pleaded not guilty to charges including sex trafficking of a minor and perjury.
The explosives used during Friday's trials were so powerful, the shock they caused was registered as a small earthquake measuring 3.9.
The institute and its top-of-the-line laboratory recently again became subject to allegations of involvement in triggering the global pandemic, which has claimed 3.8 million lives. Beijing, however, denies that COVID-19 was made in the lab.