A Dutch prosecutor implicated three Russian nationals and one Ukrainian in the downing of Flight MH17, which killed 298 people in July 2014.
A push to drop European sanctions against Russia gained momentum as Russia-friendly populists made inroads into European politics in recent years.
Mexico has been a strong proponent of the pact, which builds on NAFTA, the free-trade accord that has transformed this nation’s economy over the past 25 years.
Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, has investments in the fossil fuel industry and promised to recuse herself from negotiations involving coal.
President Vladimir Putin will be doing his annual television call-in show at a time when the Kremlin is becoming more sensitive to shifting public opinions as challenges to authority have appeared more frequently on the political landscape.
The Dutch-led investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 over a rebel-held Ukrainian region appears to be going “just one way” and ignores Kiev’s responsibility, aviation lawyer Heiko Van Schyndel told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com
Suffering defeats in the Middle East, Islamic State may now eye India, setting up underground cells in various states of the world’s second-largest country, a local intelligence agency has reportedly warned. Read Full Article at RT.com
The head of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards says the downing of a US drone over its territory was a “clear message” to Washington, proving Tehran will react strongly to any military aggression. Read Full Article at RT.com
The main part of delivered cargo is for Nornickel’s Polar Division
90 beluga whales and 11 orcas caught for sale to China have been kept in Srednyaya Bay in the Primorsky Region
«I want to get along with Russia, and I think we will. I want to get along with China, and I think we will,» he said
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said earlier this week the United States kept on table all options of countering Iran, including the military one
The Hong Kong Chief Executive made public apology for an extradition bill that sparked mass protests twice
In a possible severe blow to the India’s tech industry, the US has reportedly been considering capping H-1B visas for Indian nationals at 10 or 15 percent because New Delhi wants its companies store data only in the country. Read Full Article at RT.com
The US Department of Homeland Security is upgrading its surveillance database to add DNA profiles and relationships to its massive cache of fingerprints and face scans. And Amazon is to host this trove of sensitive information. Read Full Article at RT.com
A Lionel Messi penalty and spot-kick save by goalkeeper Franco Armani kept Argentina’s Copa America hopes alive as they put in another sub-par performance in a 1-1 draw with Paraguay. Read Full Article at RT.com
European countries are striving to develop a next-generation aircraft that is fully independent from the US. While the desire is understandable, many doubt their capability to do so. Read Full Article at RT.com
Iran has shot down an American RQ-4 reconnaissance drone flying over Hormuzgan province, Tehran claims. The US military declined to comment. Read Full Article at RT.com
Israel has held its largest military drill in years, simulating war with an unnamed “challenging and responsive” enemy amid heightened tensions between the US and Iran, a conflict it has long cheered from the sidelines. Read Full Article at RT.com
Victims of anti-Iran trolling campaign were shocked to learn it was taxpayer- funded by the State Department, but not so shocked to see the government attempting to cover it up or mainstream media giving it little coverage. Read Full Article at RT.com
A Syrian refugee, suspected of planning to bomb a church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been arrested and charged with an attempt to provide material support to the Islamic State and spreading manuals on explosives. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Pentagon document laying out the US doctrine of nuclear operations was publicly available for about a week, then made ‘official use only.’ What’s inside is a chilling reminder that Washington sees nuclear war as winnable. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Israeli Holocaust memorial center Yad Vashem lit up US Democratic congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez online for comparing US migrant detention centers to fascistic concentration camps, even offering to help educate her. Read Full Article at RT.com
Konyukhov was among those who expressed concern over the fate of beluga whales and orcas caught for sale to China and kept in the Srednyaya Bay in Russia's Far East
LPR negotiator hopes that the new ceasefire agreement would be approved at the next session
«As the commander-in-chief of the Ukrainian army, Zelensky is personally responsible for every munition launched on our territory,» he said
According to expert, certain minor details cast doubt on entire investigation
Joe Biden reassured a room full of mega-rich donors that “nothing would fundamentally change” if he wins the presidency in 2020, a comment which is raising eyebrows within the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. Read Full Article at RT.com
US President Donald Trump’s special envoy for combating anti-Semitism has called for an armed presence at Jewish institutions across the US, insisting synagogues, schools and community centers beef up on security. Read Full Article at RT.com
Budapest Airport has re-opened after a damaged runway caused panic and chaos on Wednesday evening, prompting all flights to be delayed and the airport to be temporarily closed. Read Full Article at RT.com
Justin Trudeau’s faux concern for the environment was always hypocritical and duplicitous — but there’s something especially slimy about declaring a climate emergency on Monday and approving an oil pipeline expansion on Tuesday. Read Full Article at RT.com
Although Jeremy Corbyn has historically been skeptical of the EU, he is now backing calls for a second referendum on Brexit, with some in his party pushing the idea that a new vote will be the only way to break the deadlock. Read Full Article at RT.com