Earlier this month, the government of Gibraltar said that its law enforcement agencies, with support from the UK Royal Marines, detained an Iranian supertanker carrying about 2 million barrels of crude oil.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that any incidents are possible in the Persian Gulf region, given the high concentration of different forces there, and stresses the need to prevent a conflict outbreak, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Friday, commenting on reports about an Iranian drone being downed by the United States.
A fire at the animation studio in Japan's former capital Kyoto on Thursday claimed the lives of at least 33 people, also injuring 36 others, becoming the deadliest mass killing in the country in decades.
On Tuesday, Trump officially launched his re-election campaign in Orlando, Florida ahead of the 2020 US elections. Earlier, he tweeted that polls show that he is ahead of the presidential contenders in all seventeen key “swing states”.
The US House of Representatives has always been a place of heated debates but the pressure peaked after US President Donald Trump lashed out at four progressive Democratic Congresswomen, telling them to go back where they came from. The chamber priest says that he wrote his prayer when the House voted to condemn Trump.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia's Central Institute of Aviation Motors (CIAM) is working on a unique engine for a new supersonic passenger aircraft, CIAM Director General Mikhail Gordin stated, stressing that no country in the world has a propulsion system of this class.
A former US Ambassador to Sweden has previously suggested a racist motive for the street brawl involving the black artist, while several fellow rappers have pledged to boycott Sweden.
FLOTUS’s non-US origin and clothing choices have repeatedly been targeted on social media in the ongoing online wars between the current US president’s supporters and critics. As the recent poll by the YouGov research company showed, both Donald Trump and his wife are among the most admired people in the US, despite criticism.