Arlene Foster resigned as leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in April after months of criticism within the party. She has stepped down as Northern Ireland's First Minister and is set to be replaced by Paul Givan.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Chinese company ByteDance, which owns the popular social network TikTok, recorded a $45 billion net loss last year, mainly due to accounting adjustments, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing a company memo.
Earlier, on 16 June, Biden and Putin signed a joint statement vowing to launch a bilateral Strategic Stability Dialogue to lay the foundation for arms control talks and avoid nuclear war.
The summit of Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Joe Biden took place earlier in the day in the Swiss city of Geneva, lasting around 4 hours and covering many issues, including cyber security, the pandemic, bilateral relations, and human rights.
An iconic player and coach, Diego Maradona died last year due to a heart attack after successfully undergoing brain surgery. His family claimed that the tragedy happened due to medical negligence. Currently, seven medical staff members are under investigation, following charges brought by prosecutors in May.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - Beijing's Long March 2F launcher rocket carrying a Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft lifted off on Thursday to the Tiangong orbital station, which is currently under construction. The launch was broadcast by China Central Television.
As Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Joe Biden met in Switzerland for their summit on Wednesday, former US Secretary of State and failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hopped on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" to declare that Biden has to clean up the former administration's "disaster" that ultimately "emboldened Putin."
Stadio Olimpico is one of the facilities hosting the Euro 2020 in Rome. On Wednesday, the venue welcomed a match between Italy and Switzerland, which the Italian national team won with a score of 3-0.