Washington and Beijing announced on 13 December that they had worked out the phase one trade deal that is expected to be signed in early January. As part of the deal, the sides agreed to not introduce new duties that were planned to go into effect on 15 December.
The powerful shield surrounding our planet is considered to be a key factor making Earth more hospitable for life, as it protects lifeforms from solar energy particles and helps our planet retain its atmosphere and liquid water.
Covington, who had challenged Africa's first UFC champion in a bid to gain the welterweight title, was hospitalised after an initial check-up by the medical team confirmed the seriousness of the injury sustained.
Earlier this month, Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez unveiled plans to conduct further oil and gas exploration in the eastern Mediterranean Sea after signing a memorandum of understanding with Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
DAMASCUS (Sputnik) - Two gas fields with a capacity of one million cubic meters, located to the east of the Syrian city of Homs, were put into operation, the Syrian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources said on Sunday.
New details have come to light in the fatal Florida shooting, including chilling new evidence of the timing and what kind of legally bought rifle was used in the deadly attack.
The row began following a decision by the Auschwitz Museum to block the group Women Fight Anti-Semitism’s account on Twitter after it accused the museum of being a cover for Polish revisionism, a policy softening the role of Warsaw in operating Nazi concentration camps.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Paris has asked Moscow to return the remains of Napoleon’s favourite general Charles-Etienne Gudin, who died during the 1812 Russia campaign, French media quoted a government source as saying Sunday.