A number of Maine residents have come across some unexpected unpleasant deliveries in their mailboxes over the last several days.
Earlier this day, Beijing stated that it is conducting military exercises near the Taiwan Strait, citing the need to safeguard its sovereignty and territorial integrity.
On Thursday UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock said that the country continued to see a concerning rise in the number of COVID-19 cases, as he announced new coronavirus restrictions on entertainment venues in England's north-east.
CAIRO (Sputnik) – The Iraqi security service has opened an investigation into the explosion that occurred early Friday on the territory of the American University of Iraq in the central city of Najaf, according to the state-run INA news agency.
A UN conventional arms embargo against Iran, which was secured under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, is set to expire on 18 October. The Trump administration, which abandoned the JCPOA in May 2018, has been pushing its UN Security Council partners for the extension of the ban – but so far, to no avail.
Fluits were pioneering ships that sacrificed everything for maximum cargo capacity. Due to their advanced rigging systems, manned by small crews, they became extremely profitable to navigate, and dominated maritime trade for over a century.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Two women were hospitalized with injuries in the Arauquita region of Colombia's northeastern Arauca state as a result of the explosion of a truck loaded with explosives, Colombian media reported on Friday.
The number of COVID-19 cases that have been confirmed worldwide has surpassed 30 million, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.