• St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)
    Last update: 11:41 05.06.2019
    11:41 05.06.2019

    What You Need to Know About St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

    SPIEF is a major global platform for communication between business representatives and the discussion of crucial economic issues. This year, the forum is slated to take place from June 6-8. Last year's edition brought together around 17,000 participants from over 140 countries.

    St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2019
  • Fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral
    Last update: 14:19 17.04.2019
    14:19 17.04.2019

    Heart of Paris on Fire: Devastating Blaze in Notre Dame in Facts and Details

    A massive fire broke out at the cathedral on the evening of 15 April, causing the collapse of the Notre Dame’s spire and two-thirds of its roof. The blaze was fully extinguished only on Tuesday morning. Though the inferno badly damaged the iconic church, the two main towers, relics and main works of art were saved.

    Fire Breaks Out at Iconic Notre Dame in Paris: Cathedral Partially Destroyed
  • NATO Bombing of Yugoslavia: History of the Conflict
    Last update: 08:00 24.03.2019
    08:00 24.03.2019

    NATO Bombing of Yugoslavia: History of the Conflict

    NATO's operations began on March 24, 1999, and ended on June 10. The Serbian government estimates that about 2,500 people, including 89 children, were killed during the US-led bombing campaign.

    20th Anniversary of NATO's Bombing of Yugoslavia
  • Crimea infographics
    Last update: 18:50 18.03.2019
    18:50 18.03.2019

    Five Years Since Reunification With Russia: What Has Changed in Crimea?

    Since 2014, the Russian peninsula has been facing a lot of challenges, including an energy blockade, economic isolation due to sanctions, and disruption of transport.

  • Attack on Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand
    Last update: 22:41 15.03.2019
    22:41 15.03.2019

    Mass Shooting at Two Mosques in New Zealand: How It Happened

    On 15 March 2019 two mass shootings rocked the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, resulting in the deaths of 49 people, while 48 others were injured in one of the most resonant incidents in the country in recent years.

    Deadly Attack on Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Russian missile 9m729
    Last update: 15:33 04.02.2019
    15:33 04.02.2019

    Centre of Washington's INF Pullout Ploy: Russian 9M729 Missile in Facts and Details

    On 1 February, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that Washington suspended its obligations under the INF Treaty, triggering a six-month withdrawal process unless Russia comes back into compliance with the pact. The next day, President Vladimir Putin said Moscow would suspend its participation in the treaty in response to the US' actions.

  • NATO armed forces
    Last update: 21:06 25.12.2018
    21:06 25.12.2018

    NATO Armed Forces in Europe, Afghanistan

    Take a look at NATO's armed forces in European states, as well as in Afghanistan.

  • Santa Claus - 2018
    Last update: 12:00 17.12.2018
    12:00 17.12.2018

    Main Gift Giver

    Do the New Year's puzzle! Take part in an exciting game at Sputnik: create your own New Year character and share your greetings on the upcoming New Year on social networks. Also, for the festive mood - welcome to the GUM-Ice Rink and GUM-FunFair!

  • Infographics about animated cartoons
    Last update: 15:48 06.11.2018
    15:48 06.11.2018
  • How did Israel's jets make Russia's Il-20 the target of Syrian missiles?
    Last update: 15:56 27.09.2018
    15:56 27.09.2018

    How the Downing of Russia's Il-20 Military Plane in Syria Unfolded

    On September 17, the Russian Hmeymim air base in Syria lost contact with an Il-20 plane with 15 people on board amid an operation being carried out by Israeli jets in Latakia province. Later, the Russian Defense Ministry announced that the plane was downed by a Syrian S-200 surface-to-air missile system.

  • Moscow International Festival Circle of Light
    Last update: 21:25 20.09.2018
    21:25 20.09.2018

    Visual Feast: Moscow International Festival Circle of Light

    The eighth annual Circle of Light International Festival is set to dazzle visitors with a stunning barrage of auditory and visual delights.

  • Ifop poll
    Last update: 21:13 11.09.2018
    21:13 11.09.2018

    Partner or Rival? New Poll Gauges People's Attitude Towards China

    The results of a new opinion poll published prior to the opening of the Eastern Economic Forum which kicked off in Vladivostok on September 11 reveal how people in the United States and Europe regard China and Beijing’s foreign policy.

  • Genoa Bridge Collapse
    Last update: 18:05 14.08.2018
    18:05 14.08.2018

    Genoa Bridge Collapse

    Dozens of people were killed in Genoa, Italy when more than 200 meters of Morandi bridge that makes a part of A10 motorway collapsed.

    Deadly Bridge Collapse in Genoa, Italy
  • Best Of The Best At FIFA World Cup 2018
    Last update: 18:27 17.07.2018
    18:27 17.07.2018

    Best of the Best at FIFA World Cup 2018

    From the best striker and best goalkeeper to the footballers, who received or committed more fouls - take a look a the results of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in numbers.

  • 2018 FIFA World Cup Finalists path
    Last update: 16:56 12.07.2018
    16:56 12.07.2018

    Tournament Path of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Finalists

    Croatia beat England 2-1 in extra time in Moscow on Wednesday and will move on to the World Cup final, where they will face France.

  • NATO: History of Expansion
    Last update: 10:58 09.07.2018
    10:58 09.07.2018

    NATO: History of Expansion

    The alliance has gone through several stages of expansion and currently includes 29 members.

  • Best of the Best in the Group Stage of the World Cup 2018
    Last update: 17:05 03.07.2018
    17:05 03.07.2018

    Best of the Best in the Group Stage of World Cup 2018

    The group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup ended in Russia on June 28. FIFA summed up the statistical results of the current mundial.

  • Where are you from, fan?
    Last update: 15:00 21.06.2018
    15:00 21.06.2018

    Where Are You From, Fan?

    A total of 25 percent of FIFA World Cup 2018 fans are women.

  • Rostov-on-Don in facts and figures
    Last update: 11:20 28.05.2018
    11:20 28.05.2018
  • Nizhny Novgorod in facts and figures
    Last update: 10:53 28.05.2018
    10:53 28.05.2018