The US Air Force carried out airstrikes on the territory of Syria without Damascus' consent on 25 February with the aim to destroy a facility belonging to Iraq's "Iran-backed" militia, which purportedly was responsible for earlier attacks on the US facilities in Iraq.
A Paris court has delivered a ruling on the two cases of corruption against the former president opened after his departure from office.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Slovakia followed Hungary's suit and registered Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V without waiting for the EU regulator's approval, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said in a statement.
The news raises the pressure on the New York governor, who has recently been accused of sexual harassment by former aides. The official is also under fire for allegedly hiding the true number of coronavirus deaths in nursing homes in his state.
The golf legend has a history of car accidents. In 2017 police officers found him asleep in a car with its engine running. Further investigation revealed that he had several types of medication in his blood at the time of the accident. The athlete pleaded guilty to reckless driving and was sentenced to one year of probation.
Golden Globes, the annual film and television awards ceremony was held virtually on Sunday from two locations, California and New York City. Because of the constraints posed by the coronavirus pandemic, some presenters, including the famous Irishman, joined the event via a videolink.
Last year, a report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute claimed that "China is in the middle of a significant modernisation and expansion" of its nuclear arsenal.
The pandemic has claimed over 2.53 million lives worldwide, while the overall number of infected has surpassed 114 million cases, according to Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.