EU uses same criteria for Sputnik V, other vaccines
Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed a wide range of international issues during their latest video conference, including …
Social collapse in Syria will trigger a large refugee wave to EU
A social and economic meltdown in Syria will lead to irreversible ramifications and a new wave of refugees heading towards the EU in particular, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin …
Syria’s Assad goes back to work after recovering from COVID-19
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has gone back to work after recovering from COVID-19, the Syrian Presidency informed on Twitter.
"On the outcomes of the quarantine, the PCR test showed a negative …
113 vessels expected to transit Suez Canal by early Tuesday morning
113 ships should pass through the Suez Canal in both directions by 8:00 (09:00 Moscow time) on Tuesday, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) Chairman Osama Rabie said at a press conference on Monday.
Russian woman gets 12 years behind bars for handing over confidential data to Ukraine
The Sevastopol City Court has sentenced Russian citizen Galina Dovgopolaya to 12 years in prison after finding her guilty of high treason for collecting confidential information for the Ukrainian …
NATO confirms its diagnosis
A regular meeting of the North Atlantic Alliance's foreign ministers has been held in Brussels. It differed from last year's one only in engaging new US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and in …
Ukraine’s COVID-19 deaths surpass 32,000
Ukrainian medical workers recorded 8,346 coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, Health Minister Maxim Stepanov wrote on Facebook on Monday. The number of deaths caused by COVID-19 complications has …
New coronavirus strain discovered in Czech Republic
A new coronavirus strain has been registered in the Czech Republic, local media reported Monday.
The new strain was discovered by specialists from the Elisabeth Pharmacon specialized laboratory …
Over 80 people evacuated over chlorine incident in Minsk
Chlorine fumes evaporation took place at a sports facility in Belarus capital city of Minsk Sunday. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situation, 82 people were evacuated, while one was …
Venezuela’s Maduro mulls paying for vaccines with oil
Nicolas Maduro speculated that Venezuela could pay for coronavirus vaccines with oil.
"Venezuela has oil tankers, it has clients who buy its oil. Our country will allocate a portion of our produce to …