Radio Sputnik has discussed China's reported intention to exclude Boeing 737 Max jets from its shopping list with Captain Desmond Ross, an Australian aviation specialist and the Asia Pacific Vice-President of the International Aviation Security Management Association.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Department of Defense has opened an investigation of reports that acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has backed Boeing, where he worked for more than three decades, at the expense of competitors, according to media reports on Wednesday.
Israel's General Security Service (Shabak, Shin Bet) said that Iran's intelligence services had hacked the mobile phone of Benny Gantz, the former chief of Israel's Armed Forces and Netanyahu's political rival, Israeli TV Channel 12 News reported. The intelligence services believe there was no classified information stored on the device.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Army has selected Northrop Grumman as one of multiple companies to compete for orders issued in a $982 million effort to develop a range of offensive electromagnetic weapons, the defence contractor announced in a press release.
Brazil’s president and former army Captain Jair Bolsonaro visited US President Donald Trump at the White House for the first time on Tuesday. Sputnik discussed Trump-Bolsonaro meeting with Brazilian journalist Cedê Silva, the editor at 'A Agência'.
A dog was reportedly found dead in the cargo hold following its flight from Amsterdam to Los Angeles with Air France-KLM.
Members of a local gang in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro recently fired on police officers who were escorting a convoy of trucks transporting uranium to a nearby nuclear plant.
ANKARA (Sputnik) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s words on the Christchurch attacks, including what many considered threats toward the citizens of Australia and New Zealand having anti-Muslim views, were taken out of context, Fahrettin Altun, the Communications Director of the Turkish president, has said.
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