BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - NATO is concerned about Russia's plans to restrict access to a number of areas of the Black Sea, calls for free access to Ukrainian ports on the Sea of Azov, as well as freedom of navigation, NATO spokesperson Oana Lungescu said on Friday.
For the second day in a row, rockets have been fired from Gaza into Israeli territory on Friday. Thursday was Israeli Independence Day.
Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is helping Moscow to regain its foothold in Latin America, which has traditionally been viewed by the US as within its sphere of influence, the Associated Press highlighted on 12 April. How might the COVID jab help Russo-Latin American rapprochement?
Washington introduced a new batch of economic measures against the Russian economy on 15 April over Moscow's alleged involvement in the massive SolarWinds hack, which affected numerous American companies and government departments, as well as its purported interference in the 2020 election.
An estimated €2 billion-worth of production has been lost after an early warm spell that encouraged grape vines and fruit trees to blossom was followed by a cold snap that killed them off. That came after the industry lost €1 billion in exports last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ever since fast radio bursts were first detected over a decade ago, they have been seen in all corners of the sky, but no consensus has so far been reached about where the milliseconds-long one-off or at times iterative signals originate from.
The team of researchers began excavations last September, and over just a few weeks uncovered perfectly preserved vast mud brick structures spreading out in all directions.
The global coronavirus tally is now over 138 million cases, with the number of deceased approaching the 3 million mark, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University.