The upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, approved on Wednesday the bill on the suspension of the Russia-US agreement on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium.
Turkey will continue its military Euphrates Shield operation in northern Syria despite Syrian government forces' attacks on Ankara-backed Free Syrian Army's (FSA) positions, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Wednesday.
According to Vega Radio Engineering Corporation director, Russia-made A100LL early warning and control (AWACS) aircraft has completed its first flight.
European companies will construct ground infrastructure for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline in full compliance with EU legislation, a Gazprom manager said.
The French naval group including the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier will stay in the Mediterranean to support the operation to liberate Mosul from Daesh.
The tiny jawbones of a fossilized 424-million-years-old fish from the Swedish island of Gotland could provide answers to why we humans lose our milk teeth. Using synchrotron X-ray tomography, researchers at Uppsala University, together with colleagues at the ESRF in France examined the jaw to learn more about the mystery of milk teeth.
European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday expressed hope that the European Union and Canada will reach an agreement on the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and will hold a joint summit on the issue on Thursday.
Norway plans to install CCTV cameras along its lengthy border with Sweden in an effort to reduce smuggling. Previously, a test run proved effective and resulted in a three-fold increase in the volume of confiscated drugs. On the other hand, surveillance cameras will set Norway back millions of kroner.
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