According to the Kremlin spokesman, Vladimir Putin does not plan to attend the Olympic Games opening ceremony in Rio next month.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Slovenia, the Kremlin spokesman announced.
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder. A spokesman, who requested anonymity citing company practice, said Monday production will end sometime this month, although it declined to give a date, because key component makers are pulling out, due to shrinking demand for VCRs.
Local authorities say one person is dead and a dozen injured in an explosion today near Nuremberg, Germany, that appears to be intentional. A police spokesman said the dead man was carrying a backpack with an explosive device and likely...Show More Summary
BERLIN, July 25 (Reuters) - One person was killed and 10 were injured in an explosion that occurred late on Sunday in Ansbach, near the German city of Nuremberg, a police spokesman said. The spokesman had no immediate information on the cause of the blast, which followed the killing of nine people by an 18-year-old gunman in Munich on Friday. Show More Summary
Originally, the Taliban was blamed for killing dozens in Kabul, Afghanistan on Saturday, however, ISIS claimed responsible for the joint suicide bombing, CNN reports. An Afghan Health Ministry spokesman, Ismail Kawoosi, reveals thatShow More Summary
Technically Incorrect: A journalist admits to a State Department spokesman that he's keeping one eye on the game.
BERLIN — Police say a Syrian asylum-seeker killed a woman with a machete and wounded two others outside a bus station in the southwestern German city of Reutlingen before being arrested. Police spokesman Bjoern Reusch said in a statement Sunday that witnesses said the 21-year-old man, who was known to police, was having an argument...
BERLIN, July 24 (Reuters) - A 21-year-old Syrian refugee killed a woman with a machete and injured two other people on Sunday before being arrested in the southern German city of Reutlingen, a police spokesman said. The asylum-seeking Syrian man had been involved in previous incidents causing injuries to other people, he said. Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - A 21-year-old Syrian refugee killed a woman with a machete and injured two other people on Sunday before being arrested in the southern German city of Reutlingen, a police spokesman said.
Iran will file a protest to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over leakage of nuclear documents, the Iranian Atomic Energy Organization's (AEOI) spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said on Sunday, as quoted by local media.
The New York Waterway ferry from Manhattan to New Jersey hit the dock at a “fast rate of speed” around 7:20 p.m., a Coast Guard spokesman said.
Washington on Saturday condemned the deadly suicide bombing in Kabul and offered Afghan authorities help with investigating it, US State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement.
The US-led international coalition chiefs in Syria are accountable for sending troops to areas targeted by Russian airstrikes, Russian Defense Ministry's spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said on Saturday.
The armed group which seized a police station in Yerevan released all hostages, Armenian National Security Service spokesman Samson Galstyan said on Saturday.
Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman deplored the Munich attack and urged to launch a life-and-death struggle to eradicate killing of innocent people.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State appeared to have shunned an offer for its fighters to withdraw safely from the Syrian city of Manbij and clashes with U.S.-backed forces raged ahead of its expiry, a spokesman for Washington-backed forces said on Saturday.
The Pokemon Go craze has made it to the State Department. During a State Department briefing, spokesman John Kirby paused his remarks to call out a reporter who was playing the popular mobile game. "As the secretary said earlier today,...Show More Summary
The United Nations strongly condemns the deadly Munich shooting that took the lives of at least eight people on Friday, says Deputy Spokesman for the UN secretary-general Farhan Haq.
A police spokesman says a 9th body has been found