Earlier this month, the government of Gibraltar said that its law enforcement agencies, with support from the UK Royal Marines, detained an Iranian supertanker carrying about 2 million barrels of crude oil.
Merkel's statement comes after she was spotted shaking in public at least three times in recent months, causing concerns about the health issues that might affect her ability to lead the German government.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that any incidents are possible in the Persian Gulf region, given the high concentration of different forces there, and stresses the need to prevent a conflict outbreak, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Friday, commenting on reports about an Iranian drone being downed by the United States.
A fire at the animation studio in Japan's former capital Kyoto on Thursday claimed the lives of at least 33 people, also injuring 36 others, becoming the deadliest mass killing in the country in decades.
In May, Google restricted Huawei's use of its Android operating system days after the Trump administration placed the Chinese telecom giant on the US Commerce Department’s blacklist. President Trump weakened the crackdown in June, when he allowed US suppliers to sell components and spare parts to Huawei.
On Tuesday, Trump officially launched his re-election campaign in Orlando, Florida ahead of the 2020 US elections. Earlier, he tweeted that polls show that he is ahead of the presidential contenders in all seventeen key “swing states”.
The US House of Representatives has always been a place of heated debates but the pressure peaked after US President Donald Trump lashed out at four progressive Democratic Congresswomen, telling them to go back where they came from. The chamber priest says that he wrote his prayer when the House voted to condemn Trump.
A former US Ambassador to Sweden has previously suggested a racist motive for the street brawl involving the black artist, while several fellow rappers have pledged to boycott Sweden.