The Israeli-Palestinian conflict re-emerged after Hamas and Islamic Jihad militant groups recently launched hundreds of rockets at Israeli cities, including Tel Aviv. In response, the IDF conducted hundreds of airstrikes targeting the Gaza Strip, which killed 212 Palestinians including 61 children.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The United States’ military withdrawal from Afghanistan is up to 20 percent complete, US Central Command (CENTCOM) said on Monday.
Last spring Boris Johnson fell seriously ill with the COVID-19 virus. On 6 April 2020 he was taken into an intensive care unit and there were fears he would become the first prime minister in modern Britain to die while in office.
India and South Africa called for a TRIPS waiver of certain intellectual property rights provisions for COVID-19 vaccines in a communication to the World Trace Organisation in October 2020 so that people in developing countries can receive access to life-saving vaccines and therapeutics as soon as possible.
VIENNA (Sputnik) - The Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs has summoned Turkish Ambassador Ozan Ceyhun after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "cursed" Vienna for raising the Israeli flag over government buildings in solidarity amid hostilities on the Gaza border, the ministry told Sputnik on Tuesday.
The natural rock formation was in the Galapagos Islands, which are protected by UNESCO and famous for their diverse flora and fauna.
The perpetrator John Gibson served the future monarch and her husband Prince Philip for six years. Gibson also served Prime Minister Winston Churchill. He has detailed life in royal service in a new biography callled "From Belfast's Sandy Row to Buckingham Palace".
So far, over 163 million coronavirus infections have been confirmed worldwide, with the global death toll from the pandemic surpassing 3.3 million, according to Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.