According to police, two people attacked Turkey's embassy in Copenhagen with petrol bombs on Monday.
Former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal could have been poisoned via his car’s air ventilation system, ABC TV suggested, citing unidentified sources.
An annual survey published by the Sustainable Development Solutions of the United Nations revealed that Finland is the world’s happiest country, based on factors like life expectancy, social support and corruption.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK Prime Minister Theresa May and her Polish counterpart Mateusz Morawiecki held a phone conversation, during which they discussed the Salisbury poisoning incident involving former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal, a statement issued by the UK government said.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said that the closure of the consulate in Russia’s “northern capital” will deprive ordinary Russians of opportunities to apply for visas. The closure of the consulate was Moscow’s reaction to the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the UK over allegations of Russian involvement in the poisoning of ex-spy.
Heinz Felfe, an outstanding Soviet intelligence agent, who during the Cold War made an invaluable contribution to unraveling the West's plans for the USSR and ultimately to preserving peace, would be a hundred years on Sunday.
The team has been criticized for choosing the young Russian driver over Robert Kubica to replace the retired Felipe Masa for a full-season seat in their new car, the FW41.
KIEV (Sputnik) - Supporters of former Georgian President and ex-Governor of Ukraine's Odessa region Mikheil Saakashvili are holding a rally in the center of Kiev demanding resignation of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Berlin's solidarity with the United Kingdom over the row around poisoning of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal may negatively affect ties between Germany and Russia, Vice Chairman of the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party faction in Bundestag Dr. Roland Hartwig told Sputnik.
Israel has been pressuring the Czech Republic to follow the United States’ suit to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israel’s Channel 10 reported.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has lashed out at Russia, saying that the country is “becoming increasingly unpredictable and aggressive,” and insisted that the alliance must improve its defensive capabilities in the face of Russia’s nuclear threat.
Russians are going to the polls on Sunday to elect their president, who will govern the country for the next six years. There are over 108 million eligible voters in Russia and nearly 2 million people can vote abroad. Radio Sputnik spoke with Tom McGregor, political analyst and Asia-Pacific commentator at China’s national TV broadcaster – CNTV.
The car drove into the nightclub in the British city of Gravesend, Kent on Sunday night, injuring 13 people, the county's police services reported.
Russia has no chemical weapons stockpiles and was not behind the poisoning of former intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, Russian Envoy to the EU Vladimir Chizhov stated while talking to the BBC's Andrew Marr on his Sunday show.
For Markus Bergfeld, whose children were allegedly taken away from the family and poisoned with psychotropic drugs, Russia is the last resort, the ex-German officer told the Russian newspaper Daily Storm.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK intelligence has warned key power supply companies in the United Kingdom of cyberattacks that may be staged by Russia following the scandal around the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, The Sunday Times newspaper reported on Sunday, citing a source in the government.
The United Kingdom will give the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) samples of the poisonous substance used in the Skripal case, said Boris Johnson in BBC prime time.
TBILISI (Sputnik) - Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who publicly appealed to Russia to improve bilateral relations, may face resignation soon, the Rustavi 2 broadcaster reported on Sunday.
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson believes that Russia's retaliatory measures taken after London's decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats in connection with the Salisbury incident will only harm Russians.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow will exert pressure on the United Kingdom and will seek to send new Russian diplomats to London to replace being expelled from the United Kingdom, Russian Ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko said Saturday.
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