In a recent report, a United Nations expert found the January killing of Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani by a US drone strike was against international law. One journalist told Sputnik the killing fit a long pattern of the US destroying places it cannot control, which is linked to the proliferation of poverty in the US.
The forthcoming trial of Jeffrey Epstein’s co-conspirator Ghislaine Maxwell has the world on edge, anticipating the possible naming of additional members of his sex trafficking circle. According to one educator, it may have the possibility to fix a system that has been stacked against victims and survivors of sexual abuse.
The forthcoming book authored by US President Donald Trump’s estranged niece, clinical psychologist Mary Trump, will reportedly feature an in-depth look into the psychological history of the US president and his father, a man she describes as a “sociopath” who scarred Donald Trump for life.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Hundreds of aircraft launched from two US carriers in the South China Sea this week are participating in an around-the-clock drill to support free navigation in the South China Sea, the US Navy said in a press release.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Democratic hopeful Joe Biden promised to rejoin the World Health Organisation if elected US president.
Tom Meighen, the former lead vocalist of rock band Kasabian, was given an 18-month community order and 200 hours of unpaid work after pleading guilty to assaulting his ex-fiancee on 9 April. This comes a day after Kasabian announced Meighen would be stepping down from the band by “mutual consent.”
The Israeli government is trying to stop commercial satellite photography companies from disseminating high-resolution images of the country over fears Hezbollah or Hamas could use them to more accurately plot attacks.
As a University of Queensland snake expert reportedly explained, the type of snake encountered by the driver "[has] unusually fast-acting venom and can kill within 15 minutes".