On Tuesday, the Russian military also intercepted three French aircraft in the same area and escorted them over the Black Sea, preventing any possible violation of the border, Russia’s Southern Military District said.
At least 53 Palestinians and six Israelis have been killed in what experts describe as being the worst violence in years. The conflict broke out following weeks of tensions between Palestinians and Israeli forces. The UN Middle East peace envoy has called on both sides to end the fighting, warning it may lead to a full-scale war.
An interview appearance by Tony Blair in late April sure grabbed the attention of viewers, although hardly because of his ideas on Scottish independence. Rather, it was thanks to his unorthodox hairdo, which many thought was not unlike the hairstyle of a certain Lord of the Rings character.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The UK government has agreed to the transfer of Radovan Karadzic, the ex-Bosnian Serb wartime leader who was convicted of war crimes, to a prison facility in the United Kingdom, the country's Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office said on Wednesday.
A remark made by one of the stars of the Australian show, which is also streamed on BBC Three, was deemed inappropriate for British audiences, the broadcaster decided.
In late April, NASA suspended a hefty contract for the creation of a lunar module with Elon Musk's SpaceX due to protests from competitors, Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, and defence contractor Dynetics, with the Government Accountability Office.
Xinjiang is China's westernmost province and borders Mongolia, Kazakhstan and other former republics of the former Soviet Union in central Asia. The Uighur population is mostly Muslim and some Uighurs want an independent state they call East Turkestan.
Macron, who previously lauded his party's multicultural make-up in the wake of the 2017 presidential elections, has warned against the dangers of Islamist separatism, which he said threatens the country's values and unity.