On Monday, New Zealand's high court ruled that founder of a file-sharing Megaupload website Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the US for alleged fraud and money-laundering. If convicted for piracy, Dotcom can face up to 20 years in prison.
A group of jihadists has attacked with mortars Al-Mazraa district in Damascus, where the Russian embassy is located, a Sputnik correspondent reported Sunday.
The Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, known as the New START, will expire on February 5, 2021, if not extended. Chairman of the Russian upper house of parliament's foreign affairs committee Konstantin Kosachev warned that time is running out for the agreement, one of the key documents ensuring global strategic security.
Russia's Aeroflot flight SU2391 had to return to the Kloten International Airport in Zurich over "unforeseen" issues, airport's spokesman Maurus Stocker said as quoted by Swiss 20 Minuten newspaper.
In its effort to boost the country’s air defense, Vietnam is choosing between Russian Yak-130 and Czech L-39 New Generation planes for its future center for training pilots of supersonic fighter aircraft.
Many refugee centers in Germany worth millions of euros remain empty. On Sunday, Berliner Morgenpost newspaper reported about refugee housing facilities in Berlin which remain unused despite large-scale government investments.
The relations between Russia and the United States, including in the defense area, may improve after the election of Donald Trump as US president, CEO of Russia's Rostec State Corporation Sergei Chemezov said Sunday.
Only a new government in Syria will be eligible to decide on the new constitution of the country, leader of the Cairo opposition platform Jihad Makdissi said on Sunday.
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