Day: May 21, 2018

US Warns China, Russia About Issuing New Debt for Venezuela

US Warns China, Russia About Issuing New Debt for Venezuela © REUTERS / Ueslei MarcelinoUS23:49 21.05.2018Get short URL 0 02 WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The United States has spoken with both Chinese and Russian officials and warned them that the Venezuelan National Assembly is the only entity allowed to provide for the issuance of new debt […]

Tottenham, Everton interested in Lille midfielder Yves Bissouma

Tottenham and Everton are interested in Lille midfielder Yves Bissouma this summer, according to Sky sources. The 21-year-old Mali international is also on target lists at Schalke, who need to replace Bayern Munich-bound Leon Goretzka, and Monaco, who could lose Fabinho. Spurs have been tracking Bissouma throughout the season as they scout for a long-term […]

Petr Cech given Arsenal No 1 shirt

Arsenal have announced several changes to players’ shirt numbers for the 2018/19 season, with Petr Cech officially becoming the club’s No 1. The 36-year-old previously wore the No 33 shirt at the Emirates, but now takes possession of the previously vacant No 1 shirt. Elsewhere, Hector Bellerin moves from No 24 to No 2, while […]

Russian Air Defenses Intercept Projectile Targeting Hmeimim Base in Syria

Russian Air Defenses Intercept Projectile Targeting Hmeimim Base in Syria © Sputnik / Ramil SitdikovMiddle East23:15 21.05.2018(updated 23:28 21.05.2018) Get short URL390 Russian air defenses intercepted and destroyed a projectile targeting Hmeimim airbase in Syria Monday, the Russian military reported Monday evening. The base is operating normally, with no damage or casualties reported, a spokesperson said. […]

London Ex-Mayor Livingstone Resigns From Labour Party Amid Anti-Semitism Row

London Ex-Mayor Livingstone Resigns From Labour Party Amid Anti-Semitism Row © AP Photo / Kirsty WigglesworthEurope23:27 21.05.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 LONDON (Sputnik) – Ken Livingstone, a former mayor of London, announced on Monday he would leave the opposition Labour Party following anti-Semitism allegations against him. Livingstone’s membership in the Labour was suspended in April 2016 […]

Secrets of Underground Life and War Inside Syria’s Tunnels (VIDEOS)

Secrets of Underground Life and War Inside Syria’s Tunnels (VIDEOS) © Sputnik / Michail VoskresenskiyMiddle East21:53 21.05.2018(updated 21:54 21.05.2018) Get short URL270 Terrorist groups operating in Syria have been using underground tunnels since the beginning of the long war. What secrets has the Syrian army found in the tunnels and who helped the terrorists build […]

Team Bath defeated Team Northumbria 54-42

Team Bath regained their fourth spot in the Netball Superleague by beating Team Northumbria on Monday. Bath won 54-42 after fighting off a first-half challenge to overtake Manchester Thunder (level on 27 points) with six matches left of the regular season to get back into the play-off hunt. Northumrbia, with just two wins from 13, […]

Unai Emery to be appointed Arsenal manager this week

Arsenal will appoint former Paris Saint-Germain head coach Unai Emery as manager this week, Sky Sports News understands. Emery, who left his job at PSG earlier this month, was in London on Monday for talks with the Gunners. The 46-year-old Spaniard led the French Ligue 1 side to a domestic treble this season – but […]