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- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 10:14pm EDT
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) – The US dollar is often used as a coercion weapon on a state level, but it will be over soon enough, as other options for international trade will emerge, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Yvan Gil told Sputnik on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly High-Level Week in New York.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 9:42pm EDT
Scientists uncovered a 15-million-year-old spider fossil in Australia, which is recognized as the second-largest spider fossil ever found. This remarkable find sheds light on a unique period during the Miocene epoch when climate change transformed the Australian landscape, providing an opportunity for a group of mygalomorph spiders to diversify.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 8:42pm EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian Ambassador to Canada Oleg Stepanov told Sputnik that on Monday he would request explanations from the Canadian Foreign Ministry and the Prime Minister’s office in connection with the invitation and honoring in the country’s parliament of Ukrainian Nazi veteran Yaroslav Hunka.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 6:31pm EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Canadian opposition leader Pierre Poilievre demanded a personal apology from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for inviting and honoring Ukrainian Nazi veteran Yaroslav Hunka, who fought in the ranks of the 14th SS Division during the Second World War, to a parliamentary meeting on Friday.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 6:17pm EDT
This development comes after Weiss, who also serves as the US attorney for Delaware, took on the role of special counsel in August to scrutinize President Biden’s son following a collapsed plea deal. A grand jury subsequently indicted Hunter Biden on three gun-related charges, further intensifying the investigation.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 5:07pm EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Russian air defense systems have repelled an attack of a Ukrainian airplane-type unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and destroyed the drone over the Kursk Region, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Sunday.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 4:23pm EDT
MOSCOW, September 24 (Sputnik) – The European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo (EULEX) and NATO’s Kosovo Force (KFOR) stand ready to provide assistance for de-escalating the situation in Kosovo, where police officers have been attacked, the missions said on Sunday.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 3:22pm EDT
PARIS (Sputnik) – France is recalling French Ambassador to Niger Sylvain Itte and all staff of the French Embassy in the West African country, President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 3:10pm EDT
Speaking at the UN General Assembly on Saturday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned against sliding into a large-scale conflict and destroying international cooperation mechanisms.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 2:56pm EDT
While the Biden administration appears eager to send billions of dollars to keep a foreign state fighting an armed conflict far away from US borders, it turns out that members of the United States’ own armed forces have to live in unsanitary conditions.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 2:03pm EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian peacekeepers escorted 311 civilians, including 102 children, from Nagorno-Karabakh to Armenia on Sunday, the Russian Defense Ministry said.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 1:53pm EDT
Scientists are looking for a way to open up the final resting place of the Terracotta Army’s master.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 12:33pm EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The OSIRIS-REx space capsule, carrying a sample of the Bennu asteroid, landed in the US state of Utah on Sunday, NASA said.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 12:28pm EDT
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was promised long-range cluster bomb-carrying Army Tactical Missile Systems (ATACMS) during his recent visit to Washington, according to the US press. But experts highlight that they will be useless in Kiev’s counteroffensive, so what’s behind the move?
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 12:17pm EDT
Russian artillery units operating on the battlefields of the Ukrainian conflict continue to show exactly why this particular branch of the armed forces is often referred to as “the God of war.”
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 11:31am EDT
A massive protest against the rulling government took place in the Spain’s capital.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 11:18am EDT
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Almost half of people in the United States believe that their financial well-being has deteriorated since incumbent President Joe Biden took office in 2021, a joint poll by ABC News and The Washington Post showed on Sunday.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 11:17am EDT
The man who received the ovation was identified as a member of an infamous Nazi SS unit from World War II.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 11:12am EDT
Leaders of the BRICS countries reiterated their calls to evade the dollar and create a single currency that the group could use in joint transactions during their summit last August.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 10:30am EDT
The Kiev regime is reportedly going to continue its “counteroffensive” in autumn and through winter, as per President Volodymyr Zelensky. But does Ukraine have enough resources for that?
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 10:20am EDT
The neighbors and allies recently locked horns over Warsaw’s ban of Kiev’s grain imports. Despite the spat, Warsaw remains one of Kiev’s main supporters amid Russia’s special military operation. So what kind of assistance does Poland give to the Zelensky regime and will this continue? Sputnik explores.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 10:11am EDT
Ordinary people in Europe are growing tired of the conflict, see no point in supporting Kiev and face economic challenges in their everyday life.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 10:03am EDT
The spacecraft took off in 2016 and reached the asteroid in 2018. Two years of observation passed before the surface material was collected.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 9:11am EDT
Thousands of migrants from Asia and Africa may have been able to enter Poland by resorting to bribery, if the recent reports in Polish media are to be believed, prompting migrant crises in Germany and other countires.
- Sputnik - Sep 24th 2023 8:38am EDT
Military doctors are nothing short of guardian angels for soldiers, officers and the wounded in general in the special military operation. They are the ones who remove bullets and fragments from the bodies, resuscitate soldiers on the verge of death, and give them moral support day in and day out.