KRASNODAR (Sputnik) - A 10-million-year-old skeleton of an extinct whale species have been discovered during the archaeological examination of the Crimean Bridge construction site, the press service of the Crimean Bridge project said on Friday.
The ancient objects were built in Crimea by Greek colonists who first settled in the region almost 2,500 years ago. They could be found in Kerch, which was later capital of the ancient Bosporan Kingdom.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States needs a complex strategy for Russia, US ambassador to Pakistan David Hale said on Thursday during a Senate confirmation hearing on his appointment as undersecretary of state for political affairs. He also
According to the information Sputnik received from the emergency services, they took the call about the blast at 4:50 p.m. local time. The reasons behind the explosion are being investigated.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - President Donald Trump will not back down from his tough stances as the United States and China resume trade talks later this month, White House Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow told CNBC News on Thursday, as he confirmed that a Chinese delegation will visit Washington later in August.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump's claims that he did not collude with Russia are false, John Brennan said on Thursday, just one day after Trump revoked the ex-spy chief's security clearance.
The ferry line will connect several ports on the peninsula to Turkey across the Black Sea.
ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday that Russia will lift the visa regime for Turkish nationals holding official passports.
Internet users may easily find fault even with one's dazzling complexion and slim body, unable to resist the temptation to speculate if she or he has any health issues. That is apparently the case with Yulia Kriger, Russia’s Barbie, who shot to fame on social networks last summer and has since been a popular social media figure.
The US’ fifth generation F-35 stealth fighter is too expensive and will become less and less invisible as new and more sophisticated radars come along, Russian military expert Dmitry Drozdenko told Sputnik.
Moscow responded to fresh sanctions placed by Washington on Monday over an alleged chemical weapons attack in the United Kingdom last March. Russian officials have slammed the United States and United Kingdom for their hypocrisy and reminded them of their own troubled past concerning chemical weapons usage.
ATHENS (Sputnik) - Forthcoming replacement of the Greek ambassador to Moscow is not an unfriendly move against Russia and is not related to the tensions in bilateral relations, a source in the Greek Foreign Ministry told Sputnik.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - All new Russian armaments are consistent with the letter and spirit of international agreements, Russia has never violated them, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia fully complies with the Treaty on Open Skies, the US accusations are completely groundless, Yevgeny Serebrennikov, the deputy chair of the Russian upper house's defense and security committee, told Sputnik.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The European Games might be held in Russia in 2023, a highly placed source told Sputnik on Tuesday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The allegations, voiced by some US politicians, that Russia had a role in last year's violent clashes in the US city of Charlottesville, are absurd just like other US claims that Moscow had meddled in Washington's domestic affairs, the Russian embassy in the United States said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Jim Bridenstine, the administrator of the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), said he was ready to hold a meeting with Dmitry Rogozin, the head of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, in the near future.
Vladimir Ammosov, a builder from the Siberian city of Yakutsk, is selling a unique hat; the first, presumably in thousands of years,to be made of mammoth wool. It costs about $10,000 and has its own certificate of authenticity.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Defense Ministry has published archived documents on the history of the military aviation in Russia and military pilots' heroism during the World War II.
The Hogland 2018 search expedition on the islands of the Gulf of Finland has found a German antiaircraft artillery battery from the Second World War buried beneath the sand on Bolshoi Tyuters Island.
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