MINSK (Sputnik) - Belarusian authorities did not notify the Russian embassy about any detentions of 33 Russian citizens on the territory of the republic, which were previously reported in the media, and the Russian diplomatic mission requested official information from the Belarus authorities about these reports, the embassy said on Wednesday.
Remdesivir is one of the few medicines that has so-far proven to be effective in mitigating severe cases of the coronavirus infection, despite originally being developed by Gilead as a treatment for Hepatitis C.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Migrant camps in the Aubervilliers commune, located in the north-eastern suburb of Paris, are currently being dismantled, the French capital's police department announced on Wednesday Morning.
The National Socialist Nordic Resistance Movement, which relies heavily on traditional Nordic and Viking imagery such as runes to convey its message, has sparked the ire of the Swedish Academy for what it sees as misrepresenting classical Swedish poets of the national romatic era.
The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said last week that an EU-UK trade agreement was "unlikely" as London was not showing a "due level of engagement" in the Brexit talks.
According to Matti Vanhanen, Finland's measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus have already created a deficit worth over $23 billion.
The British girl went missing on 3 May 2007 during a holiday with her parents in the southern Portuguese resort of Praia da Luz after her parents left her sleeping in their apartment when they went for dinner at a nearby tapas restaurant. The incident occurred just before her fourth birthday.
According to Sweden's state epidemiologist Anders Tegnell, the country, which has seen fewer cases in recent weeks, is going against the global trend of rising infections that may lead to a second wave of infections.
ROME (Sputnik) - The Senate of the Italian parliament on Tuesday supported the extension of the country's emergency situation regime in connection with the pandemic of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
BERLIN (Sputnik) - Germany, as part of the European Union's reaction to China's national security law for Hong Kong, will stop exporting weapons and dual-use goods to the region, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said.
As of 28 July, Belarus has confirmed 67,251 coronavirus cases, including 538 deaths and 60,492 recoveries from the disease. Belarus is among the few countries that did not lock down the economy and restrict the movement of people during the pandemic.
European countries fear a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic as people begin to relax and stop following the restrictions though the virus is still present.
The detainee, whose name has not been disclosed, is suspected of being a supporter of Belgium’s right-wing parties.
The ITER demonstration reactor is being built next to the Cadarache research centre in southern France jointly by the European Union, Russia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, and the United States.
US Ambassador to Iceland Jeffrey Ross Gunter has been accused of misrepresenting his country and offending the host nation by demanding permission to carry a gun, as well as using inflammatory rhetoric by calling COVID-19 the "invisible Chinese virus".
A Norwegian survey has identified a major left-wing slant among the press in Sweden, as merely 10 percent of journalists support right-wing parties, which leads to trust issues with right-wing voters.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - President Donald Trump selected retired US Army Colonel Douglas Macgregor as the next ambassador to Germany, the White House said in a press release on Monday.
The company rushed to assure that the incident didn't result in any casualties and that emergency repairs are underway to restore the pipeline's operation.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two people aboard a private helicopter died after it hit a tree in Spain’s southern Seville province on Monday, the Europa Press news agency reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Activists from the independence-minded RVN movement in the overseas French territory of Martinique have toppled and decapitated a statue of Napoleon's wife Josephine, the France Antilles news website said.