The West and China are in the midst of an info war regarding the origins of the coronavirus, with more and more US officials now alleging that the virus may have leaked from a Chinese lab. China, meanwhile, has asked for a World Health Organisation probe into whether the shutdown of a US military biolab in mid-2019 was somehow related to the virus.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Outgoing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday accused the country's parliament of undermining the effort to lift the economic sanctions that were imposed on Iran over its nuclear program.
Athletes from 205 countries and the Refugee Olympic Team took part in the opening ceremony on 24 July. Initially, the Tokyo Olympics were supposed to take place last summer, but because of the pandemic, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to postpone the games for a year.
The Duke of Sussex, who currently resides in the US, is planning to release his first memoire to discuss his life journey “not as the prince” he was born but “as the man” he has apparently become.
US and UK media spent months fretting about the cargo and possible destination of a two-ship Iranian warship flotilla that deployed in the Atlantic Ocean this spring. Earlier this month, the commander of Iran’s Navy boasted that America had been “terrified” by Iran’s newfound ability to project power.
UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has heard many criticisms about Britain’s asylum accommodation policy, which was changed during the pandemic. and strict immigration rules that turned into an acute issue following Brexit.
ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) - Russia constantly and successfully refines its naval armament, including cutting-edge hypersonic weapons, and is fully equipped for countering any attack, President Vladimir Putin said Sunday at the parade in St. Petersburg on the 325th anniversary of the Russian Navy.
The most-watched video has gathered over three million views on TikTok. It has loads of comments likening the woman to the actress, where comparison photos of the two of them are shared.