A huge number of stunning young ladies have gathered in Moscow's Afimall City to participate in an open audition for the national beauty contest Miss Russia; the contest is the largest of its kind in the country.
The International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest was established in Australia, but in the five years of its existence, it has truly become an international competition that traditionally has two main categories, "Best Photographer of the Year" and "Best Photo of the Year".
Some of these women lead the strongest armies in the world while others solve the problems of small countries, they are civil society activists, career-makers, and soldiers who have experienced war themselves.
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.
Take a look at NATO's armed forces in European states, as well as in Afghanistan.
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US President Donald Trump recently dropped $50,000 on a new “golf simulator” that brings the driving range to the White House, according a Wednesday report by the Washington Post. Does this mean 45 will spend less time at Mar-a-Lago in 2019?
Thursday, Amazon founder and CEO and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos penned a blog post accusing National Enquirer parent company American Media Inc. (AMI) of using personal, explicit photos to blackmail him.
Though US President Donald Trump had a lot to say during his delayed State of the Union Address, Wednesday reports on the speech appeared more focused on something nonverbal: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s applause.
The head of France's National Front and left-wing leader Jean-Luc Melenchon were both booed away from the protest against anti-Semitism, which took place in Paris after the brutal murder of an 85-year-old Holocaust survivor.
Amid a flurry of questions fielded by the Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo Region following Sunday's mall blaze which claimed the lives of 41 children, one of the most painful was voiced by a dead child’s friend.
A "disturbing" video showing animal cruelty has caused a storm of public outrage. During the summer, a video surfaced showing three young men on a speedboat with a shark being dragged behind it with a rope.
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