UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned about fighting in southwestern Syria which, he said, has displaced thousands of civilians and poses a threat to regional security, according to his spokesman.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Russia will help Bolivia build a nuclear center to research radiation technologies applied in agriculture, medicine and various industries, its envoy said, adding construction would begin next month.
Chinese enterprises have invested $835 million on advertising for this year’s Russia FIFA World Cup, according to statistics released by Zenith Group, a firm that provides top echelon services in market research information and data analysis.
Bill Gates, known enemy of malaria-carrying mosquitoes, is entering a new bid with a British genetic engineering company to develop “autocidal” mosquitoes that die off before reaching adulthood, but environmental advocacy groups protest that the results are exaggerated and unproven and the longer-term impacts unknown.
Earlier, Airbus threatened to pull-out of the UK, shedding thousands of jobs, in the event of a hard Brexit.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Seoul now ranks as Moscow's second most important economic partner in the Asia-Pacific region, increasing its trade with Russia and investing in various sectors of the Russian economy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday following the talks with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in.
China is seeking to follow in Russia’s footsteps by creating a nuclear-powered icebreaker ship, and military analysts have already begun to wonder if it’s a sign Beijing is inching closer to creating a nuke-powered aircraft carrier.
Ocean-borne lasers have targeted US military pilots flying over the Pacific Ocean nearly two dozen times in recent months, according to a new report, drawing parallels to the Pentagon’s allegation earlier this year that Chinese military lasers were aimed at US pilots near Djibouti.
France and Germany solidified a future partnership in defense strategy Tuesday to jointly build a fighter aircraft to replace Germany’s Eurofighters and France’s Rafale aircraft.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX just won a major $130 million contract to launch a US Air Force satellite into orbit, the military branch announced Friday.
Despite the constant threat of cyber theft or hacking from Chinese specialists, the US government remains strategically incoherent and does not have a robust strategy for protecting American data at the military and intelligence levels, a panel of experts told the US Congress Thursday.
An advocacy group has launched a t-shirt imitating US First Lady Melania Trump’s now-infamous khaki jacket she wore as she departed to a migrant child center in Texas.
A Mexican footballer who became the first Latin American player to play in five successive World Cups when he came on as a substitute in their shock victory over Germany is on a US watch list. Rafael Márquez denies claims he laundered money for a Mexican drugs cartel.
The Croatian National Team destroyed Argentina Thursday with a 3-0 shutout victory in their World Cup match in Nizhniy Novgorod, and Argentine forward Lionel Messi couldn’t do anything to stop it - which, of course, did not go unnoticed by folks on social media.
The President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been hailed for receiving the highest British accolade for leading the "fight against doping” despite court decisions on mistaken accusations against Russian athletes and official reports of uninvestigated cases among British sportsmen.
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