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Spanish sex abuse victims speak out

A trickle of accusations of sexual abuse against priests in schools and seminaries is starting to erode the wall of silence in Catholic Spain, whose Church representatives are set to attend a major Vatican meeting on child protection.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/18 19:03:40

New U.S. sanctions against Russia senseless: Russian FM

Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/18 15:24:47

Iran urges Europe to do more on nuclear deal following U.S. call for withdrawal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday urged European powers to do more to save the nuclear deal with the Islamic republic, and accused Washington of having an "obsession" with Iran.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/18 13:31:02

Expo Sweet held in Warsaw, Poland

Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/18 10:41:19

Russia, Saudi Arabia discuss supplies of S-400 systems

Russia and Saudi Arabia are negotiating a contract to supply the S-400 air defense missile systems to the kingdom, local media reported Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/18 10:29:26

Joint photo exhibition on Chinese, British gardens held in Britain

A special joint photo exhibition on the Chinese UNESCO-listed Humble Administrator's Garden and the British Baroque masterpiece Castle Howard was launched Sunday in Yorkshire to explore future cooperation between the two sides.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/18 9:09:41

Polls: Far-right to win seats in Spanish parliament

Far-right lawmakers are set to be elected to Spain's parliament for the first time in nearly four decades, two opinion polls showed on Saturday, forecasting that no single party would get a majority in a snap election on April 28.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/17 22:33:40

Businesses test 'airbag' plans ahead of Brexit

With just 40 days until the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union, businesses are testing their emergency Brexit preparations to ensure they have enough cash and staff in the event of a disorderly exit, global audit and consultancy firm KPMG said.
Source: Reuters | 2019/2/17 18:08:40

Turkey to press on with Russian S-400 missile deal: Erdogan

Turkey will not turn back from its deal to buy S-400 missile systems from Russia despite U.S. opposition, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 12:44:36

Merkel advocates cooperation, multilateralism in Munich

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday warned off the collapse of the global political structure and hailed multilateralism and cooperation in dealing with global challenges.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 12:18:58

University building in Russia's St. Petersburg collapses -- media

Walls collapsed inside a university building in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, and 60 people were evacuated from the scene, Tass news agency cited the Russian Emergencies Ministry as saying on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 0:24:41

German Defence Minister calls for partnership in times of major changes

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen called here on Friday for partnership in times of major changes.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 9:55:36

May suffers another damaging defeat in Brexit saga

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday suffered another defeat in parliament over her Brexit strategy, just 43 days before Britain is due to leave the European Union.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/15 22:13:40

NASA invited Russia to develop radiation alert system - researcher

NASA's Johnson Space Center has invited Russian scientists to jointly develop a system of forecasting radiation hazards during solar flares to protect crew of NASA' s prospective lunar-orbit space station Gateway, Mikhail Panasyuk, the head of the Skobeltsyn Institute of Nuclear Physics at Lomonosov Moscow State University, said.
Source: | 2019/2/15 16:44:22

Putin reveals what he may do after his presidential term expires

In an interview with US filmmaker Oliver Stone in 2017, Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is now 65, acknowledged that he had begun to learn to skate at the age of 60 so he could play hockey.
Source: | 2019/2/15 16:41:57

Russia says ready to mediate Venezuelan crisis

Russia is ready to join mediation efforts to help end the Venezuelan crisis, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 15:49:32

Russia, Turkey, Iran pledge to enhance joint work on Syrian peace process

Russia, Turkey and Iran on Thursday agreed on several key directions of future interaction in the settlement of the Syrian crisis after a trilateral summit of their presidents in the Russian city of Sochi.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 10:32:20