Category: World

Berlin Halts Sale of Weapons to Yemen War Belligerents

Berlin Halts Sale of Weapons to Yemen War Belligerents © AP Photo/ Hani MohammedMilitary & Intelligence22:16 21.01.2018(updated 22:26 21.01.2018) Get short URL 0 10 Berlin has halted all weapons sales to Riyadh and its allies, in part due to the latter’s prosecution of an ongoing war in Yemen that is killing civilians by the thousands. […]

US Planned to Share ‘Star Wars’ Project With Russia – Reports

US Planned to Share ‘Star Wars’ Project With Russia – Reports © Sputnik/ Yuryi AbramochkinUS22:33 21.01.2018Get short URL2 0 0 Then-UK Prime Minister received a warning in 1990s that George Bush’s administration was so admired with the way Boris Yeltsin, Russia’s President, was tackling the remains of communism that they considered sharing strategic military technology […]

Women’s March One Year Later: Rally in Los Angeles (VIDEO)

Women’s March One Year Later: Rally in Los Angeles (VIDEO) © AP Photo/ Jose Luis MaganaUS22:38 21.01.2018Get short URL 0 11 Marking the one-year anniversary of US President Donald Trump’s inauguration, thousands of activists have taken to the streets again to repeat last year’s January Women’s March. Los Angeles is expected to gather one of […]

Senate Majority Leader McConnell: Shutdown Might End Monday

Senate Majority Leader McConnell: Shutdown Might End Monday © REUTERS/ Yuri GripasUS21:30 21.01.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell is set to re-open funding negotiations in the upper chamber Monday, seeking to end the shutdown, which is hurting the military, as well as fiscal and foreign policy goals. Kristian Rouz — Senate […]

German Social Democrats Say ‘Yes’ to Coalition Talks With Merkel

German Social Democrats Say ‘Yes’ to Coalition Talks With Merkel © AP Photo/ Christian Charisius/dpaEurope20:00 21.01.2018Get short URL101 During the party’s conference in Bonn on Sunday, 362 of 642 delegates supported the idea, while 279 voted against it and one delegate abstained. Despite positive results, the opposition to a coalition with the conservatives remains strong […]

‘Égalité et Fraternité’: France And Germany Vow to Enhance Cooperation

‘Égalité et Fraternité’: France And Germany Vow to Enhance Cooperation © REUTERS/ Gonzalo FuentesEurope20:09 21.01.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 The historic Élysée Treaty, signed by former President of the Fifth Republic Charles de Gaulle and then-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer on January 22, 1963, remains a major pillar of Paris-Berlin relations and European integration, providing […]

2018 Women’s March in US Gathers Hundreds of Thousands of Participants

2018 Women’s March in US Gathers Hundreds of Thousands of Participants © AP Photo/ Andrew CABALLERO-REYNOLDSUS20:12 21.01.2018(updated 20:13 21.01.2018) Get short URL 0 01 MOSCOW(Sputnik) – Hundreds of thousands of people have taken part in the second Women’s March across the United States on Saturday and Sunday to support women’s empowerment and protest against the […]