Although no foreign power has been mentioned in the defence minister’s speech, many understood there was a direct reference to the US, which the other day okayed the so-called Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act. The act aims to take measures against the sitting Hong Kong government, against the backdrop of ongoing opposition protests.
At the moment there is no official information about casualties or damage caused by the natural disaster. The quake was also reported in nearby Dubai.
Last week, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned that his forces would "crush the heads" of Syrian Kurdish forces if they did not complete a pullout from the border area.
Ballistic and cruise missiles were fired as part of the Grom (Thunder) 2019 strategic exercises led by Russian President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armed Forces Vladimir Putin, the Defence Ministry said on 17 October.
Last week, a letter Donald Trump sent to the Turkish president was released by reporters; it made the rounds on social media and prompted netizens to come up with a slew of jokes about the US president’s strongly-worded address. Former first lady and Trump’s political rival Hillary Clinton could not help but enter the fray to add her two cents.
In September, I reported on a groundbreaking restitution case making its way through Germany’s Federal Administrative Court. In brief, Friedrich Solms-Baruth, grandson of a conspirator in Operation Valkyrie, the failed attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler, sought the return of assets stolen by the Nazis in the wake of the plot’s miscarriage.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - As African nations prioritise being integrated in the global economy, they have a significant interest in Russia's high technologies and its experience in energy and infrastructure, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said in an interview ahead of the inaugural Russia-Africa Summit.
Although the young Kardashian has made millions by selling make-up, her beauty empire is obviously not the only asset that she takes pride in. Like her older sister Kim Kardashian, who turns 39 today, Kylie Jenner has an outstanding bum to her name.