WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US never expected one set of sanctions to change Russia's behaviour, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Wednesday.
Vladimir Putin's address is a firm response to the undue pressure imposed by the US and Europe on Russia, say international observers, suggesting that the need to solve global issues offers hope for a constructive dialogue between the world's major players.
The Undercover Policing Inquiry's (UCPI) second phase aims to examine the work of undercover police officers in the 1970s and early 1980s.
Mobile phones with large tactile buttons, largely favoured the elderly and people with disabilities, are making a comeback amid the global pandemic.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has revised its December economic forecast for the aviation industry downwards as the world's airlines are set to face $47.7 billion post-tax losses in 2021 due to the slow pace of COVID-19 vaccination programs in some countries and the spread of new disease variants.
The report added similar filings revealed the billionaire's residency change in 2019 after the firm announced it would relocate the office to the Southeast Asian city-state.
After the end of the Cold War, the United States became the dominant military power in every potential warfighting domain. However, this status gradually began to weaken in the decades that followed, particularly after the Pentagon began to get bogged down in multiple decades-long conflicts in the Middle East.
A garrison of Bundeswehr troops has been stationed in Afghanistan since 2002, with Germany intervening in the conflict alongside its US allies in NATO after America itself invaded the country in late 2001 on the pretext of responding to the 9/11 terror attacks.
Fort Rucker is one of 11 US military bases named after Confederate leaders, which the Pentagon pledged to rename in the aftermath of a nationwide uprising against police violence and white supremacy last year.
Less than a week after the European Super League was announced, over half of the football clubs that established it have parted ways with the tournament.
The potentially worrying development comes as governments worldwide have committed tens of billions of dollars to pharmaceutical companies for the development and production of vaccines to fight a virus which shut down the global economy and put much of the planet into quarantine.
The Duchess of Sussex, who lives in California after stepping down from senior royal duties, suffered a miscarriage last summer. She is now pregnant with her second baby which is due soon and because of this she was unable to fly to the UK to attend the funeral of her husband’s grandfather, Prince Philip.
If there were punishments, nearly three quarters of fans want to see club owners punished if they join the European Super League, according to a recent YouGov poll.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has hailed the welcomed the decision by six English clubs to withdraw from the planned European Super League, which is now on the verge of collapse. But was there a kernel of truth in what one of the ringleaders of the ESL project said?
A massive withdrawal begun with the Manchester City football club, when the officials made a statement on its website, saying that it formally enacted the procedures to withdraw from the league. Following Man City's statement, the other English clubs joined the withdrawal - namely Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal.