Despite the deteriorating situation in the African nation of Mali, the Swedish contingent of about 250 soldiers, which is part of a major UN mission and was intended to continue until at least 2022, will be closed down next year due to insufficient funding. The initiative's annual cost has been estimated at about $105 million.
After unqualified reports emerged from Douma that the Syrian government had used chemical weapons against its own people, Western mainstream media once again said that Bashar Assad was guilty of war crimes. Any alternative accounts were simply dismissed as 'propaganda. Sputnik spoke to international relations expert Xavier Moreau for more.
British Citizens of the Commonwealth have faced neglect due to a ‘hostile environment’ policy implemented by the British Government to tackle immigration. We spoke with Dr. William Ackah, lecturer in Community Studies at Birbeck in London, about how much of this is racism, and how much is just poor planning by the government.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least 10 people were killed and dozens injured as a result of a fire on an illegal oil well in the Indonesian province of Aceh, media reported Wednesday.
Lockheed Martin posted 3.8 percent growth in revenue while raking in $1.16 billion in first quarter profits as F-35 sales continue to grow. So why is the biggest buyer of F-35 aircraft, the US Department of Defense, refusing to accept deliveries of the aircraft?
There’s a right and a wrong way to ask someone out to prom and one Florida high school student found out Sunday that his way was very wrong when a picture of his racist prom proposal sign went viral on social media.
Pennsylvania's Grandview Golf Club issued an apology Sunday after a group of five black women with a membership at the club were kicked off the grounds by the co-owner for playing too slowly.
US stock prices fell sharply on Tuesday as French President Emmanuel Macron visited US President Donald Trump.
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