Sputnik International - Breaking News & Analysis - Radio, Photos, Videos, Infographicshttps://sputniknews.comSputnik is a major new media brand with modern multimedia centers in dozens of countries. Sputnik is uniquely positioned as a provider of alternative news content and as a radio broadcaster. Offering a fuller picture of the world with a truly diverse range of views, Sputnik tells the untold.enSputnik International - Breaking News & Analysis - Radio, Photos, Videos, InfographicsMoscow, Pyongyang Will Discuss Best Timing for Kim Visit to Russia – Putin Aidehttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808201067322670-moscow-pyongyang-putin-kim-visit-options/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808201067322670-moscow-pyongyang-putin-kim-visit-options/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807091066194737-kim-plane-sighting-speculations/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201806131065354836-china-russia-trump-kim-summit/https://sputniknews.com/us/201806111065293384-usa-russia-envoy-daughter-apology/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201806091065270610-north-korea-kim-russia-historic-talks/https://sputniknews.com/world/201805311064965022-lavrov-kim-jong-un-korea/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808151067202763-russia-north-korea-putin-kim-meeting/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807091066194737-kim-plane-sighting-speculations/3Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:54:00 +0300MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov handed over earlier an invitation to Kim to visit Russia, possibly the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF). Later in June, Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed the invitation. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov pointed out that North Korea had not confirmed the visit yet.articleRussia‘Meeting Is Possible': Russian Presidential Aide on Syria Talks in New Formathttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808201067322409-russia-syria-talks-new-format/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808201067322409-russia-syria-talks-new-format/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808191067319504-bolton-syria-iran-withdrawal/https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201808191067315333-icrc-syria-cooperation/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808191067312016-syria-us-aid-saudi-arabia/https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201808191067308976-syria-shelling-hama-latakia-aleppo/https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201808181067299884-turkey-iraq-syria/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201803121062428568-syria-russia-putin-soldier/3Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:14:00 +0300MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian, Turkish, French and German leaders may hold a meeting on the Syrian issue, Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said.articleRussiaAncient Whale Skeleton Revealed Under Crimean Bridgehttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808171067274565-ancient-whale-fossils-crimean-bridge/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808171067274565-ancient-whale-fossils-crimean-bridge/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201805151064481666-putin-crimean-bridge-truck-ride/https://sputniknews.com/science/201808141067181292-pterosaurus-fossils-discovery/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201805161064516113-reaction-to-crimean-bridge-opening/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201805181064574719-mostik-cat-crimea-bridge/3Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:46:00 +0300KRASNODAR (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.articleRussiaRussian Scientists Discover Crypt Featuring Image of Hercules (PHOTO, VIDEO)https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808171067263005-rusia-kerch-grave-hercules/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808171067263005-rusia-kerch-grave-hercules/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201609201045512331-russian-archeologists-artifacts-crimea/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808101067095856-ancient-church-russia-karelia/https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201609291045841674-aleppo-citadel-defense/3Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:35:00 +0300The 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.articleRussiaUS Needs New Approach to Dealing With Russia – Undersecretary Nomineehttps://sputniknews.com/us/201808161067248693-us-russia-complex-strategy-undersecretary-nominee/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808161067248693-us-russia-complex-strategy-undersecretary-nominee/https://sputniknews.com/military/201808141067190391-us-defense-bill-russia/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808131067151944-us-sanctions-chemical-weapons/https://sputniknews.com/military/201808041066941197-russia-usa-syria-cooperation-memo/https://sputniknews.com/us/201807241066653583-us-russia-pentagon-syria/https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201807111066254362-russia-syria-campaign-legal/3Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:29:00 +0300WASHINGTON (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.articleUSExplosion at Mine in Russia's Rostov Kills One, Injures 5 - Emergency Serviceshttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808161067247898-rostov-explosion-mine/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808161067247898-rostov-explosion-mine/3Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:56:00 +0300According 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.articleRussiaTrump to Remain Tough as US, China to Resume Trade Talks - WH Economic Adviserhttps://sputniknews.com/world/201808161067246516-trump-china-us-stance-trade/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808161067246516-trump-china-us-stance-trade/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808071067023644-chinese-newspapers-mock-trump/https://sputniknews.com/business/201808071066997710-china-us-crude-trade/https://sputniknews.com/business/201808021066890171-trump-china-pressure-tariffs/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808161067231228-china-usa-trade-talks/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808161067231228-china-usa-trade-talks/3Thu, 16 Aug 2018 17:57:00 +0300WASHINGTON (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.articleWorldEx-CIA Director Brennan Calls Trump's Denial of Collision With Russia 'Hogwash'https://sputniknews.com/us/201808161067241960-trump-collusion-russia-brennan/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808161067241960-trump-collusion-russia-brennan/https://sputniknews.com/us/201807311066822657-trump-russia-probe-collusion/https://sputniknews.com/us/201807311066836048-US-show-no-evidence-collusion-Russia-Manafort/https://sputniknews.com/us/201807231066597344-usa-trump-obama-russia-meddling/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807161066407227-trump-putin-meeting-highlights/https://sputniknews.com/sport/201806081065212682-Trump-Subpoena-NFL-Collusion/3Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0300WASHINGTON (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.articleUSFerries May Connect Crimea and Turkey by Fall - Companyhttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808161067240286-ferries-connect-crimea-turkey/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808161067240286-ferries-connect-crimea-turkey/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807251066686516-pompeo-us-crimea-russia/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201807271066723022-US-Hard-Time-Prying-Crimea-Russia/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201805151064469486-crimean-bridge-traffic-opening-putin/3Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:02:00 +0300The ferry line will connect several ports on the peninsula to Turkey across the Black Sea.articleRussiaRussia to Lift Visa Regime for Turkish Nationals - Ankarahttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808151067224211-russia-turkey-visa-lifting/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808151067224211-russia-turkey-visa-lifting/https://sputniknews.com/business/201808131067156800-russia-national-currency/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808071067016679-eu-russia-turkey/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808031066923006-us-russia-china-turkey/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807081066168982-russia-flip-turkey-nato/https://sputniknews.com/military/201806271065819182-us-official-missiles-warning/https://sputniknews.com/business/201808131067156800-russia-national-currency/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808071067016679-eu-russia-turkey/3Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:37:00 +0300ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday that Russia will lift the visa regime for Turkish nationals holding official passports.articleRussia'Ideal Shape': Real-Life Russian Barbie Slams Fans for Alleging She Is Anorexichttps://sputniknews.com/viral/201808151067219599-ideal-shape-russia-model-barbie-anorexic/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201808151067219599-ideal-shape-russia-model-barbie-anorexic/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201806031065056392-instagram-mom-flashes-figure-bikini/https://sputniknews.com/videoclub/201806021064999755-engine-toy-car/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201805151064470583-real-life-barbie-fetishes-online/https://sputniknews.com/society/201804261063929448-miss-bumbum-barbie-causes-outrage/https://sputniknews.com/viral/201806121065330133-barbie-boob-job/3Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:39:00 +0300Internet 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.articleViral'Su-35 Can See F-35 All Right': Military Expert Says US Jet 'Too Complex'https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808151067215661-f35-su35-expert-opinion/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808151067215661-f35-su35-expert-opinion/https://sputniknews.com/military/201807051066062664-russia-state-duma-su-fighter/https://sputniknews.com/military/201805281064867395-turkey-su57-f35-cannot-confirm/https://sputniknews.com/military/201807151066371033-us-warplane-price-drop/https://sputniknews.com/military/201806301065909032-russian-military-purchase-steaqlth-fighters-su57/3Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:03:00 +0300The 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.articleOpinionUS Sanctions Moscow Over Chemical Weapons While Ignoring It's Own Dark Pasthttps://sputniknews.com/world/201808151067187908-russia-chemical-weapons-statement/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808151067187908-russia-chemical-weapons-statement/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067159010-monsanto-chemical-weapons-cancer/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808131067151944-us-sanctions-chemical-weapons/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808091067062963-us-russia-sanctions-chemical-inspectors/https://sputniknews.com/world/201807251066677100-us-sanctions-syria-chemical-weapons/https://sputniknews.com/military/201808121067142155-us-suspected-biolab-access/https://sputniknews.com/analysis/201808121067143123-space-force-dangers-explained/3Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:44:00 +0300Moscow 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.articleWorldReplacement of Greek Envoy to Moscow Not Unfriendly Move Against Russia – Sourcehttps://sputniknews.com/world/201808151067206411-greece-russia-ambassador-commentary/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808151067206411-greece-russia-ambassador-commentary/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808101067110488-greece-russia-ambassador/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201808101067106824-greece-russia-relations-opposition/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201808061066995396-russia-ministry-ambassador-actions/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201808061066995396-russia-ministry-ambassador-actions/3Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:08:00 +0300ATHENS (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.articleWorldRussian Armaments Completely Adhere to International Law - Kremlinhttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808141067182605-russia-weapons-us-defense-budget/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808141067182605-russia-weapons-us-defense-budget/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808141067173259-china-usa-ndaa-protest-negative-stance/https://sputniknews.com/military/201808141067174164-russia-arctic-forum-army-2018-agenda/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201808141067173259-china-usa-ndaa-protest-negative-stance/3Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:03:00 +0300MOSCOW (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.articleRussiaRussia Fully Complies With Treaty on Open Skies – Lawmakerhttps://sputniknews.com/world/201808141067175411-russia-open-sky-treaty/https://sputniknews.com/world/201808141067175411-russia-open-sky-treaty/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067167012-usa-defense-bill-open-sky-treaty/https://sputniknews.com/military/201803041062210266-avangard-hypersonic-glider-enters-production/3Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:27:00 +0300MOSCOW (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.articleWorldRussia Could Host 2023 European Olympic Games - Sourcehttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808141067172839-russia-eoc-games-host-plans/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808141067172839-russia-eoc-games-host-plans/https://sputniknews.com/sport/201807121066278737-tokyo-olympics-torch/https://sputniknews.com/photo/201807041066030263-sport-football-olympics-russia/https://sputniknews.com/asia/201806281065841494-tokyo-bans-smoking-indoors-2020-olympics/https://sputniknews.com/worldcup-2018/201806151065448587-journo-attacked-for-world-cup-nazi-olympics-comparison/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201805261064843155-zagitova-has-new-best-friend/https://sputniknews.com/photo/201807041066030263-sport-football-olympics-russia/3Tue, 14 Aug 2018 06:09:00 +0300MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The European Games might be held in Russia in 2023, a highly placed source told Sputnik on Tuesday.articleRussiaRussian Embassy in US Slams Claims About Moscow's Role in Charlottesville Eventshttps://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067147485-russia-slams-charlottesville-involvement-claims/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067147485-russia-slams-charlottesville-involvement-claims/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201808111067117635-uk-anti-russia-rhetoric-slammed/https://sputniknews.com/us/201807261066691063-russian-embassu-slams-usa-gag-butina/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808121067133356-anti-charlottesville-protests/2Mon, 13 Aug 2018 02:25:39 +0300MOSCOW (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.articleUSNASA Administrator Plans to Meet With Russian Space Agency Chief in Near Futurehttps://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067147124-nasa-head-plans-russian-roscosmos-meeting/https://sputniknews.com/us/201808131067147124-nasa-head-plans-russian-roscosmos-meeting/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201807051066061044-roscosmos-farnborough-airshow/https://sputniknews.com/science/201805301064927907-roscosmos-funds-change-state-program/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201805241064751807-russia-roscosmos-holding/https://sputniknews.com/world/201804191063733093-china-roscosmos/https://sputniknews.com/science/201808121067135241-nasa-solar-mission/3Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:42:00 +0300MOSCOW (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.articleUSIce Age Fashion: World's Only Mammoth Hat is on Sale in Russiahttps://sputniknews.com/russia/201808121067135792-mammoth-hair-hat/https://sputniknews.com/russia/201808121067135792-mammoth-hair-hat/https://sputniknews.com/science/201807111066252336-mammoth-found-crimea/https://sputniknews.com/europe/201712171060070563-mammoth-skeleton-auction/3Sun, 12 Aug 2018 12:16:00 +0300Vladimir 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.articleRussia