Prices for stock futures have ishown a general downward trend, and oil futures are no exception, with experts increasingly tying the slump to the novel virus identified in central China.
Moscow previously stated that the man had been detained for trying to obtain classified data about Russian military resources.
The French Foreign Ministry on 20 January said that Paris considers the swift implementation of the commitments made at the Libya conference in Berlin a priority in terms of restoring peace to the North African nation.
An aircraft from Russia's flagship carrier Aeroflot that left Khabarovsk earlier in the day was due to fly to Moscow but was forced to return to the departure airport after receiving a bomb threat.
The US president earlier announced that he wants to release a peace plan for resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in full sometime before Israeli PM Netanyahu's visit to Washington.
At least 2,700 cases of the previously unknown coronavirus, originating in China’s Wuhan city, have already been confirmed in the East Asian country, while as many as 80 people have died from the infection. With thousands of people having travelled to and from China during the past month, global health authorities are on the alert.
A viral video showing Paula White, a religious adviser in the White House Office of Public Liaison, calling on Jesus Christ to “command all satanic pregnancies to miscarry right now” has received a strong and largely negative reaction from liberal and women’s rights watch groups, prompting her to explain her peculiar wording.
The oversized bug, that could not immediately be classified, was reportedly found in the city of Cordoba in central Argentina.