MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Friday he would announce his candidacy for the Conservative Party leadership "at the appropriate time," following Prime Minister Theresa May's announcement that she would resign.
DOHA (Sputnik) - Political forces in Sudan are planning to establish a parliamentary republic with expanded powers of the government and parliament for a transitional period, a spokesman for the opposition Forces for the Declaration of Freedom and Change, Satia Alhaj, said on Friday.
US-Russian relations have been in a downward spiral since 2014, spurring the exchange of sanctions and a military build-up. Relations have also been exacerbated by Washington’s withdrawal from the INF Treaty and NATO's regular drills and reconnaissance flights near Russia’s borders.
To celebrate farewell to their school years, boys and girls in the Russian Far Eastern port city of Vladivostok decided to exchange their school uniforms for naughty rabbit and police officer costumes. After videos and photos of the graduates dancing and throwing paint surfaced online, an investigation was launched.
On Thursday, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif arrived in Pakistan for bilateral talks amid an escalating crisis between the United States and Iran in the Middle East and ahead of Arab League emergency meetings scheduled for next week following fears of a military conflict in the Persian Gulf.
As people gathered in Downing Street on Friday, the embattled British Prime Minister, Theresa May, announced her resignation as Conservative Party leader, promising to step down on 7 June.
The famous Ladies Pond in the Hampstead Heath Woods area in the north of London is now open to not only those born women, but also to transgender people who identify themselves as women, The Times of Israel reported.
Earlier this week the US justice department filed 17 new charges against WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, who is currently serving a jail sentence in the UK for breaching his bail conditions.