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The accounts of Russian diplomats in Belgium were unfrozen. Earlier, they were blocked over a lawsuit by shareholders of Russia’s now-defunct Yukos oil company.
A diplomatic source told Sputnik Monday that the UNSC may convene to discuss adoption of the resolution on Iran's nuclear program as early as in July.
Moscow promised to respond to Ottawa's new sanctions on Russia.
The Russian Space Monitoring System will comprise a network of more than a dozen specialized complexes by 2018; the first will appear in Siberia’s Altai and Primorye regions.
Head of the European Council Donald Tusk stressed that the conflict in the eastern parts of Ukraine can be resolved only by peaceful means and in compliance with international law.
Russia and China began talks on expanding cooperation in the space industry last year, a senior Russian space corporation official and chairman of the Eurasian partnership Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Youth Council told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Western approach to dealing with Ukraine's ailing economy is doing more harm, than good: investors have fled the country, costly civil war is still ongoing and Poroshenko is increasingly suspected of taking advantage of the situation to help his inner circle.
The Greek crisis is transforming into the Cold War, Portuguese newspaper wrote.
In light of the latest revelations published by the WikiLeaks website, the EU Economics Commissioner Pierre Moscovici condemned NSA wiretapping.
The NATO serves as the military branch of the European Union, helping to fulfill geopolitical ambitions, the director of UK’s neoliberal think tank Bruges Group told Sputnik Tuesday.
The Russian Pantsir-S1 air defense system can detect and destroy any plane, helicopter, guided bomb or ballistic missile. It can even strike the Tomahawks Block-IV cruise missiles. It simply annihilates everything in the sky - no wonder why experts consider it the best in the world.
The negotiating parties are trying to hammer out a compromise deal on Iran's nuclear program in Vienna.
The United States needs to buy Russian-built RD-180 rocket engines to avoid a domestic monopoly and ensure two independent and certified launch vehicles provide access to space. At least for the time being.
NATO's policy towards Ukraine is destructive, Russia's permanent representative to the Alliance said.
Moscow negatively assesses Montenegro’s attempt to join NATO, Russian Envoy to NATO Alexander Grushko said Tuesday.
More travel disruptions - more migrant desperation as the situation in Calais heats up in both the migrant camp and among the border staff. MyFerryLink will stop its Dover Calais service in two days' time. Six hundred people will lose their jobs.
Less than 20 percent of those Britons polled wanted Europe to have its own armed forces, after this idea was suggested in March by the European Commission President.
Just when some military experts thought tanks were buried in the back of the last century, it appears that following the unveiling of Russia’s much-anticipated T-14 Armata main battle tank (MBT) now all of a sudden heavy armored vehicles are back in fashion, Vice News reported.
Iran and the United States have reached some progress on the issue of removing sanctions against the Islamic Republic, sources close to the nuclear negotiations told Sputnik on Tuesday.
India has launched its first seabed exploration for mineral deposits and precious metals in the Indian Ocean, local media reported Tuesday.