Covid rises and falls, US politics remains constant
Last week YouGov released a poll about the public image and rankings of the 50 American states plus Washington D.C. Respondents ranked their own state first 77% of the time, meaning larger states were …
Russia conducts over 126 mln coronavirus tests
More than 126 mln coronavirus tests have been conducted in Russia so far, the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing said in a statement on Monday.
Turkey approves production of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine
Turkey has approved the production of Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, the Yeni Safak newspaper reported on Monday, citing member of the Coronavirus Scientific Advisory Board Afsin Emre …
All countries should be given equal access to COVID-19 vaccines
Vaccination is an important means of combating the COVID-19 pandemic, so every country should be given equal and timely access to vaccines, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on …
Israel strikes Hamas sites in Gaza Strip in response to missile launch
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has attacked military facilities of Palestine’s Hamas radical movement in the Gaza Strip in response to a missile launch aimed at the Israeli territory.
Why US needs biolabs and how COVID comes into picture
As Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev has said in an interview with the Kommersant newspaper the other day, Moscow has reason to believe that biological weapons are being …
Taliban may launch offensive after US decision to delay troop pullout
Moscow does not rule out that the Taliban radical movement (outlawed in Russia) may launch a spring offensive in the wake of Washington’s decision to delay the troop withdrawal, Special Russian …
Bolivia receives second batch of Russian Sputnik V vaccines
The second batch of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine has arrived in Bolivia, the country’s health ministry said on Wednesday.
"We will begin to distribute [these vaccine] among all …
Russia restricts air service with Turkey and suspends flights to Tanzania
Russia restricts air service with Turkey and suspends flights to Tanzania from Thursday, April 15 to June 1 in line with the decision of the federal anti-coronavirus crisis center.
Thus, all cargo, …
US withdrawal from Afghanistan to begin on May 1, end before September 11
Washington made a decision to begin the withdrawal of its troops from Afghanistan on May 1, but it warns the Taliban movement that all possible attacks will face a decisive response, US President Joe …