Tuesday, November 21, 2017

75 people injured in blast at factory in New York: reports

Amid series of explosions at the cosmetic factory Verla International in the state of New York, 75 people were injured, a local portal MidHudsonNews reported on Monday, as cited by Sputnik. Emergency crews are at the scene of an explosion and fire that injured more...

Terrorists shelling Russian Embassy in Syria

The Russian Embassy in Syrian Damascus at 10:35 local time was subjected to mortar shelling by terrorists, one shell fell into the outer enclosure adjacent to the residential complex. This was reported in the Russian Foreign Ministry. As a result of the attack, the wall of...

Trump announces new sanctions against North Korea

The inclusion of North Korea in the list of states sponsoring terrorism will entail additional sanctions, which the Ministry of Finance will announce on Tuesday, said US President Donald Trump. On Monday, Trump, at a meeting with members of the administration, announced that the United...

US through NATO pushing the deployment of nuclear weapons in Europe: RIA

Washington through NATO structures is trying to advance the decision to deploy nuclear weapons in Europe, the United States would like to do this until 2020, the Greek military-diplomatic source told Russian RIA Novosti. "In June, at a meeting of NATO defense ministers in Brussels,...

Turkey praises NATO’s apology

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister and Government Spokesman Bakr Bouzdag expressed the NATO Secretary General's apology to Turkey for the NATO maneuver in Norway, saying his country is awaiting an investigation with senior officials on the incident. "The NATO Secretary-General's apology to Turkey is positive but...

In Zimbabwe, Mugabe agreed to resign on condition

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to step down, despite his televised speech on Sunday, media sources said Monday. The 93-year-old president has stepped down and a letter of resignation has been drafted, CNN quoted an official source familiar with the negotiations between Mugabe and...

“Alternative for Germany” urges Merkel to resign

Leaders of the right-wing party "Alternative for Germany" Alexander Gauland and Alisa Weidel called on Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to the failure of the coalition talks. "Mrs. Merkel has failed, and the time has come for her to leave the post of Chancellor,"...

US State Department allocated $12 million to increase pressure on North Korea

The US State Department allocated $12 million to increase pressure on the DPRK. "The United States Government seeks to use all available means of pressure on the DPRK to achieve the curtailment of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) development programs and related delivery systems and...

Kenya’s Supreme Court upholds President Uhuru Kenyatta’s win in election rerun

Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday dismissed two petitions to overturn the country's October 26 presidential election re-run, validating the poll victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. "The court has unanimously determined that the petitions are not merited. As a consequence, the presidential election of 26 October...

In Germany, “Green” refused to create a coalition with Merkel bloc

The Greens will not participate in the minority government with the CDU / CSU bloc of Chancellor Angela Merkel, said negotiator Jurgen Trittin. According to him, the country needs a stable government with a majority in the parliament. Trittin does not understand how a minority can...

Serial killer Charles Manson died

Serial killer Charles Manson, who served a life sentence in the prison of the American state of California, died at the age of 84. As reported by the portal TMZ with reference to the statement of Manson's sister Debra Tail, the death was reported to...

For the first time — Chinese robot passes exam for medical practice

Robot "Xiao I" for the first time in the history of China successfully passed the state examination in order to obtain a license to conduct medical practice. As reported by Central Television of China, the test is given for 10 hours, but the robot coped...

Germany will allocate 20 million euros for helping Rohingya

Germany intends to allocate an additional 20 million euros to support the Rohingya Muslims, who were forced to flee from Myanmar to Bangladesh. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, who visited one of the refugee camps in Bangladesh, said that the situation was "really critical." "What...

Russian ghost ship nailed to the shores of California

In California, discovered fragments of the vessel, which most likely belong to the Russian airliner "Lubov Orlova." It's a ghost ship, missing in the North Atlantic in January 2013. There are fears that the ship is inhabited by rats , which can become a source...

Tsunami waves ‘observed’ after powerful M7.2 earthquake hits new Caledonia

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has struck in the Pacific near the French territory of New Caledonia, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reports. Notice of a possible tsunami has been issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC). The shocks were fixed at 22.43 Sundays according...

Russia tests new Iskander-M ballistic missile

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The exercises of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in Tajikistan tested a new ballistic missile of the Iskander-M complex. The launch, which was carried out from the Laura test site at an object more than 130 kilometers away, confirmed improved characteristics in accuracy and...

The defeat of IS in Iraq and Syria very close: Hezbollah

The chairman of Hezbollah's political council has announced that major changes are underway in the region, including the great victory of Baghdad and Damascus over the terrorist group Daesh. According to Syrian media, Ibrahim Amin al-Sayyed added, "The defeat of Daesh will also affect the...

Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake hits east of Australia near new Caledonia: USGS

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has struck in the Pacific near the French territory of New Caledonia, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reports. Notice of a possible tsunami has been issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC). The shocks were fixed at 22.43 Sundays according...

Coastal service of Spain has saved about 600 African refugees

About six hundred refugees from African countries rescued from the past day, the Spanish Coast Guard. In the area of ​​Cartagena, rescuers found 41 boats with 431 migrants. Later they found a dozen more boats with people. As Reuters notes, this year the number of illegal...

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