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25 March 2019 Russian News


Russian Military Officials Arrive in Venezuela for Defence Talks - Source
Russian Military Officials Arrive in Venezuela for Defence Talks - Source

Sputnik (English), 08:50, 25 March 2019 Monday

CARACAS (Sputnik) - A group of Russian military personnel have arrived in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas to take part in consultations with...

Huge Explosion Reported at US Military Base in Okinawa
Huge Explosion Reported at US Military Base in Okinawa

Sputnik (English), 08:38, 25 March 2019 Monday

An unknown person has detonated a number of canisters at Camp Foster, a US Marine Corps base in Okinawa, Japan, the news outlet NHK reported.

UK May Not Leave EU at All, Constitutional Crisis Possible - Trade Minister Fox
UK May Not Leave EU at All, Constitutional Crisis Possible - Trade Minister Fox

Sputnik (English), 08:17, 25 March 2019 Monday

On Sunday, UK Prime Minister Theresa May held an emergency meeting at her Chequers country residence to discuss the Brexit crisis.

Israel Sends Troops to Gaza Border - Reports
Israel Sends Troops to Gaza Border - Reports

Sputnik (English), 08:24, 25 March 2019 Monday

Netanyahu Cuts Visit to US to Assume Control Over Response to Gaza Attack
Netanyahu Cuts Visit to US to Assume Control Over Response to Gaza Attack

Sputnik (English), 07:39, 25 March 2019 Monday

TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he would cut his visit to the United States and return to Israel to take...

'Swedish, Please!' Department Store Inflames Public With Bedtime Story in Dari
'Swedish, Please!' Department Store Inflames Public With Bedtime Story in Dari

Sputnik (English), 07:28, 25 March 2019 Monday

The Swedish department store Åhléns has once again landed in hot water over using marketing that many perceive as overtly politically correct....

Erdogan on S-400 Deal: ‘No Backward Steps’ on the Issue Despite US Protests
Erdogan on S-400 Deal: ‘No Backward Steps’ on the Issue Despite US Protests

Sputnik (English), 06:53, 25 March 2019 Monday

Earlier this month, the Turkish President pointed out that the S-400 missile systems that Ankara is buying are not connected to the security of...

Danish Armed Forces Eye Nimble-Fingered Gamers as Future Soldiers
Danish Armed Forces Eye Nimble-Fingered Gamers as Future Soldiers

Sputnik (English), 06:13, 25 March 2019 Monday

Despite the fact that the gaming crowd has demonstrated a capacity for learning, strategic thinking and the ability to visualise, which are all...

Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Enjoy Each Other in Miami
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Enjoy Each Other in Miami

Sputnik (English), 06:20, 25 March 2019 Monday

Former Miss World Priyanka Chopra, 36, and American singer & songwriter Nick Jonas, age 26, are currently enjoying their time in Miami.

US Navy Sails Ships Through Taiwan Strait for Third Time in Three Months
US Navy Sails Ships Through Taiwan Strait for Third Time in Three Months

Sputnik (English), 06:10, 25 March 2019 Monday

In February, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, the USS Stethem, and a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship, the USNS Cesar Chavez, sailed through...

New Zealand Ban on Christchurch Mosque Shooter’s Manifesto Electrifies Twitter
New Zealand Ban on Christchurch Mosque Shooter’s Manifesto Electrifies Twitter

Sputnik (English), 05:58, 25 March 2019 Monday

At least 50 people were killed and 50 more wounded after a gunman went on a shooting spree at two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch on 15...

Child's
Child's Play: Two Golden Retrievers Have a Good Time at the Playground

Sputnik (English), 05:30, 25 March 2019 Monday

Two adorable mature golden retrievers looking for entertainment decided to do things 'old school' and headed to the playground, where you don't...

Below the Belt: WATCH MMA Fighter Pulls Down Opponent’s Shorts
Below the Belt: WATCH MMA Fighter Pulls Down Opponent’s Shorts

Sputnik (English), 05:18, 25 March 2019 Monday

Poland’s KSW 47 promotion is well-known for being one of the best spectacles in mixed martial arts.

Russian S7 Space Firm to Cancel Deal With Ukraine’s Rocket Maker
Russian S7 Space Firm to Cancel Deal With Ukraine’s Rocket Maker

Sputnik (English), 04:34, 25 March 2019 Monday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia’s privately-owned S7 Space company will scrap a contract it has with a Ukrainian state rocket maker, Yuzhmash, on the...

New Zealand Prime Minister Announces Formal Probe Into Christchurch Attack
New Zealand Prime Minister Announces Formal Probe Into Christchurch Attack

Sputnik (English), 04:19, 25 March 2019 Monday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday announced that a royal commission probe will be held into the fatal attack...

‘Looks like
‘Looks like S***’: German Gov’t Unleashes Outrage over ‘Sexist’ Advert

Sputnik (English), 04:13, 25 March 2019 Monday

Germany’s transport ministry’s launch of the advertisement with half-naked models wearing cycle helmet, for promotion of safety among bicycle...

UK Faces Anti-Brexit Protests, Cabinet Tensions Ahead of Third Deal Vote
UK Faces Anti-Brexit Protests, Cabinet Tensions Ahead of Third Deal Vote

Sputnik (English), 03:48, 25 March 2019 Monday

British cabinet officials are plotting to oust Prime Minister Theresa May, reports claim, over her handling of the Brexit process, while hundreds...

Over 360 Refugees Left Rukban Camp for Damascus-Controlled Area
Over 360 Refugees Left Rukban Camp for Damascus-Controlled Area

Sputnik (English), 03:45, 25 March 2019 Monday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – More than 360 refugees left the Rukban camp, located at the US-controlled zone in Syria, for the area held by the Syrian...

Air Raid Sirens Sounded in Central Israel – Military
Air Raid Sirens Sounded in Central Israel – Military

Sputnik (English), 03:47, 25 March 2019 Monday

TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - The Israeli military said Monday that sirens used to warn of a possible air attack had been sounded in the country’s...

Italy's Belt and Road Deal Sparks EU Concerns Over Future Relationship
Italy's Belt and Road Deal Sparks EU Concerns Over Future Relationship

Sputnik (English), 03:26, 25 March 2019 Monday

Prominent Italian and EU officials are sounding the alarm over Rome's endorsement of the China-led Belt and Road Initiative, saying Beijing could...

Honduran President Calls Jerusalem Israeli Capital, Opens Trade Office
Honduran President Calls Jerusalem Israeli Capital, Opens Trade Office

Sputnik (English), 03:11, 25 March 2019 Monday

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Sunday called disputed Jerusalem the capital of Israel and announced the...

Trump Lawyer Calls for Investigation Into How Mueller Probe Began
Trump Lawyer Calls for Investigation Into How Mueller Probe Began

Sputnik (English), 02:57, 25 March 2019 Monday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US president’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani called on Sunday to probe where claims of the Donald Trump camp’s collusion with Russia...

WATCH SB-1 Defiant Makes First Flight as Part of Future US Aircraft Program
WATCH SB-1 Defiant Makes First Flight as Part of Future US Aircraft Program

Sputnik (English), 02:17, 25 March 2019 Monday

The video shows the Sikorsky-Boeing SB-1 Defiant, which represents a new generation of helicopters, making its first test flight at a Sikorsky...

Russia to Conduct Observation Flight Over US This Week
Russia to Conduct Observation Flight Over US This Week

Sputnik (English), 01:21, 25 March 2019 Monday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia will conduct an observation flight over the United States under the Open Skies Treaty on March 25-30, a newspaper...