Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov and US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon are currently holding negotiations in Washington, DC.
The Soviet S-10 submarine, which sank during World War II, was discovered in June by members of the Russian Club for Underwater Research in the exclusive economic zone of Lithuania, a representative of Kaliningrad's World Ocean Museum told Sputnik on Monday.
Russia and Japan are preparing memorandums of mutual assistance in the field of higher education and of cooperation on joint scientific and technological projects to be signed at the Third Eastern Economic Forum, the press service of Russian Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets said Monday.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make a statement regarding the Iran nuclear agreement very soon, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said in a briefing on Monday.
The Trump administration is planning to impose new sanctions against Iran over Tehran’s ballistic missile program and alleged support for terrorism, US media reported on Monday.
The European Union calls upon Venezuelan authorities to suspend preparations for the gathering of the Constituent Assembly in order to avoid further divisions within society, and hopes for the resumption of negotiations between the authorities and opposition to resolve the political crisis, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Monday.
Russian Space Systems (RSS) will present equipment, created on the basis of space technologies, for monitoring the systems of the fifth generation T-50 fighter jet at the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2017 this week, the holding's press service said on Monday.
US citizens should avoid the Philippine city of Marawi and other parts of the Mindanao island due to the threat of terrorist attacks and kidnappings targeting foreigners, the Department of State said in a security message on Monday.
Moscow hopes that Sofia will show the political will to sign the license agreement with Moscow on the control over the re-export of Russian weapons from Bulgaria, Russian Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Monday.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the US Coast Guard tested out the experimental Orion spacecraft’s return capsule by landing it in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday, July 11. The Orion is meant to be a modular spacecraft for use in missions as diverse as asteroid redirection and building settlements in Mars’ orbit.
Many teen girls want to appear more mature with the help of makeup, but a local news station’s investigative team has raised concern nationwide with its probe into the ingredients of a popular cosmetic.
The Chinese People’s Liberation Army simulated battle conditions with live rounds in Tibet over the weekend, as Indian and Chinese forces remain at a standoff over the disputed area of Sikkim.
Two US tech companies announced Monday that they are jointly developing technology that functions like the human brain to help bring facial recognition technology to police body cameras.
A biographer and longtime personal observer of US President Donald Trump has suggested that the commander-in-chief is physically ill, based on observations at staged media events.
A police officer was stabbed near Milan Central Train Station in Italy after an employee of a firm that organizes shuttle bus transfers to the local airports, called the police, saying that a man who was walking through the square next to the train station and shouting, took out a knife, when offered help.
Last month, President Trump approved sending more US troops to Afghanistan. Not everyone in Washington was happy with the move. Advisors said that Trump should have listened to what Blackwater founder Erik Prince had to say first. Political analyst Ilya Plekhanov says the latter's proposals would turn the country into a mercenary-run kingdom.
Three people were indicted on charges relating to the murder of Russian student Artem Ziberov and classmate Shadi Adi Najjar in the US state of Maryland just hours before his graduation, according to a representative from the State Attorney's office in Maryland.
In June 2017, the Iraqi Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, was able to declare the defeat of Daesh (also known as ISIS). With just 6,000 militants left in the war-torn country, the terror group were forced to flee. However, they have left behind their families, wives and children, many of them having to pay the price for their actions.
Infedility website Ashley Madison has announced it will pay US$11.2 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by 37 million US site users whose personal information was leaked in July 2015. As compensation cannot be sought anonymously, it's uncertain how many will come forward.
India’s conflict with China and Pakistan has reached a tipping point, pressing the need for astute military strategies. In consonance with this situation, the Indian Air Force is looking to expedite the delivery of Rafale jets from France.
The fact of registration and authorization of users on Sputnik websites via users’ account or accounts on social networks indicates acceptance of these rules.
Users are obliged abide by national and international laws. Users are obliged to speak respectfully to the other participants in the discussion, readers and individuals referenced in the posts.
The websites’ administration has the right to delete comments made in languages other than the language of the majority of the websites’ content.
In all language versions of the sputniknews.com websites any comments posted can be edited.
A user comment will be deleted if it:
The administration has the right to block a user’s access to the page or delete a user’s account without notice if the user is in violation of these rules or if behavior indicating said violation is detected.
Users can initiate the recovery of their account / unlock access by contacting the moderators at email@example.com
The letter must contain:
If the moderators deem it possible to restore the account / unlock access, it will be done.
In the case of repeated violations of the rules above resulting in a second block of a user’s account, access cannot be restored.
To contact the team of moderators, write to firstname.lastname@example.org