This year's national phone-in session, dedicated as always to questions from the public on issues ranging from domestic politics and the economy to security and international affairs, lasted over four hours, in which the Vladimir Putin managed to answer 81 questions.
Huawei is accused of having nefarious ties to the Chinese government and even spying on its behalf via backdoor access installed on its devices - something that the company vehemently denies.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Сavusoglu stated last week that Turkey will retaliate if the United States introduces sanctions over Ankara's purchase of Russian S-400 air defence systems.
The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that is conducting a probe into the crash announced on 18 June the names of four people, three Russians and one Ukrainian, suspected of being involved in the incident, in which 298 people were killed.
While the search has so far yielded no evidence of the existence of advanced extraterrestrial civilisations in the depths of space, scientists note that there's a number of factors which might explain these results.
Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, as reported by the Focus News Agency, expressed hope that government efforts to agree an acceptable price for the F-16s would not come at the expense of the jet fighter’s combat capabilities.
Over the past two years, Syrian government forces have found dozens of caches of weapons, ammunition and supplies, occasionally running in the dozens of tonnes, in their efforts to mop up the remnants of terrorist militants.
Appearing undaunted by the loss of her licence, the model declared her intent to appeal the decision made by the Myanmar Medical Council, so that she can someday resume her medical practice.