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17 January 2019 Russian News


UK’s Prince Philip Flips SUV on Roadway, Emerges Unhurt (PHOTOS)
UK’s Prince Philip Flips SUV on Roadway, Emerges Unhurt (PHOTOS)

Sputnik (English), 19:44, 17 January 2019 Thursday

Prince Philip, duke of Edinburgh, was involved in a car accident Thursday in Norfolk, England. The 97-year-old royal walked away from the...

Ticket for Tat: Trump Axes Pelosi's Foreign Trip After SOTU Snub
Ticket for Tat: Trump Axes Pelosi's Foreign Trip After SOTU Snub

Sputnik (English), 19:23, 17 January 2019 Thursday

US President Donald Trump issued House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) a letter, informing her that her trip to Brussels, Egypt and Afghanistan were...

Social Media Ponder on Trudeau Condemnation of BDS Movement as Anti-Semitic
Social Media Ponder on Trudeau Condemnation of BDS Movement as Anti-Semitic

Sputnik (English), 19:19, 17 January 2019 Thursday

During his speech at a town hall meeting Tuesday at Brock University in St. Catherines, Trudeau claimed that targeting the State of Israel is a...

WATCH: Divers Near Hawaii Swim With ‘World's Largest' Great White Shark
WATCH: Divers Near Hawaii Swim With ‘World's Largest' Great White Shark

Sputnik (English), 19:00, 17 January 2019 Thursday

A team of researchers working with diving company One Ocean Diving recently came upon on rare sighting of Deep Blue, a massive great white shark...

China to Launch Next Moon Probe in 2019, Will Return Soil Samples - CNSA
China to Launch Next Moon Probe in 2019, Will Return Soil Samples - CNSA

Sputnik (English), 19:05, 17 January 2019 Thursday

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced earlier this week its intention to launch the delayed Chang’e-5 probe to the moon later...

South Korea’s First F-35s to Arrive in March Amid Easing Tensions With North
South Korea’s First F-35s to Arrive in March Amid Easing Tensions With North

Sputnik (English), 19:08, 17 January 2019 Thursday

Two F-35A stealth fighter aircraft will be delivered to South Korea’s air force in March, beginning a process that will send two F-35As to South...

Swiss Court Cancels Arrest of Gazprom-Owned Nord Stream Shares - Gas Giant
Swiss Court Cancels Arrest of Gazprom-Owned Nord Stream Shares - Gas Giant

Sputnik (English), 18:51, 17 January 2019 Thursday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A Swiss court ruled on Wednesday to cancel its previous ruling to arrest Russian energy giant Gazprom’s shares in Nord Stream...

Int'l Conflict: Russian Cat Fighting With Fox Over Sausage on Border (VIDEO)
Int'l Conflict: Russian Cat Fighting With Fox Over Sausage on Border (VIDEO)

Sputnik (English), 18:52, 17 January 2019 Thursday

People were queuing at the border and feeding fat Russian cats when the fox decided to join the group to at least get a small bite, according to...

WATCH Serbian President Present Putin With Yugoslavian Shepherd Pup Named Pasha
WATCH Serbian President Present Putin With Yugoslavian Shepherd Pup Named Pasha

Sputnik (English), 18:59, 17 January 2019 Thursday

The Russian president is well-known for his love of animals, especially dogs.

Miley Cyrus Wows Social Media With Sassy Response to Pregnancy Rumors
Miley Cyrus Wows Social Media With Sassy Response to Pregnancy Rumors

Sputnik (English), 18:45, 17 January 2019 Thursday

In 2017, the pop star had to debunk similar “rude” rumours about her alleged pregnancy, which Miley also did with via social media.

Doing THIS One Thing in Old Age Can Help Save Your Brain From Dementia
Doing THIS One Thing in Old Age Can Help Save Your Brain From Dementia

Sputnik (English), 18:34, 17 January 2019 Thursday

Researchers from the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago have wrapped up a comprehensive 20 year study showing a possible causal link between...

'Venezuela Will Be Another Syria Soon' –Scholar
'Venezuela Will Be Another Syria Soon' –Scholar

Sputnik (English), 18:40, 17 January 2019 Thursday

The leaders of Brazil and Argentina have agreed to join the United States in their opposition to Venezuela’s current government. This comes after...

German Authorities Put AfD Under Scrutiny
German Authorities Put AfD Under Scrutiny

Sputnik (English), 18:23, 17 January 2019 Thursday

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, the third-largest political force in the Bundestag, has been put under extended...

Syrian Army Eliminates Terrorist Group Trying to Reach Palmyra - Reports
Syrian Army Eliminates Terrorist Group Trying to Reach Palmyra - Reports

Sputnik (English), 18:29, 17 January 2019 Thursday

DAMASCUS (Sputnik) - The Syrian servicemen eliminated on Thursday a group of terrorists, who were trying to get from the US-controlled At Tanf...

Lebanese Army Closes Coastline for Private Vessels Over Arab League Summit
Lebanese Army Closes Coastline for Private Vessels Over Arab League Summit

Sputnik (English), 18:31, 17 January 2019 Thursday

BEIRUT (Sputnik) – The command of the Lebanese army announced a ban on Thursday on the use of private vessels near the coast in Beirut for January...

US House Approves Resolution to Block US Sanctions Relief for Russian Companies
US House Approves Resolution to Block US Sanctions Relief for Russian Companies

Sputnik (English), 18:03, 17 January 2019 Thursday

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US House of Representatives on Thursday endorsed a resolution to block the Treasury Department from moving forward with...

Syria Could Be Arab League Member Again if All States Agree – Secretary General
Syria Could Be Arab League Member Again if All States Agree – Secretary General

Sputnik (English), 17:37, 17 January 2019 Thursday

BEIRUT (Sputnik) – Syria could return to the Arab League if all other Arab states give their consent to that, Arab League Secretary General Ahmed...

Syria Will Not Tolerate Militants in Idlib, US Base in At Tanf - Baath Party
Syria Will Not Tolerate Militants in Idlib, US Base in At Tanf - Baath Party

Sputnik (English), 17:09, 17 January 2019 Thursday

DAMASCUS (Sputnik) – Syria will not allow either militants in the province of Idlib or the US base in At Tanf, used by Washington to train fighters...

Mumbai Night Clubs to Reopen After Apex Court Relaxes Stringent Rules
Mumbai Night Clubs to Reopen After Apex Court Relaxes Stringent Rules

Sputnik (English), 16:57, 17 January 2019 Thursday

Thousands of young women working in night clubs, known as dance bars across the state of Maharashtra, lost their livelihoods due to the state...

Macron: France to Keep Military Presence in Syria-Iraq Region Over Next Year
Macron: France to Keep Military Presence in Syria-Iraq Region Over Next Year

Sputnik (English), 16:59, 17 January 2019 Thursday

French Presiden Emmanuel Macron explained that the recent terror attack that claimed the lives of US soldiers in the Syrian city of Manbij showed...

US Military Reportedly Accused of Releasing 40 Daesh Militants in Afghanistan
US Military Reportedly Accused of Releasing 40 Daesh Militants in Afghanistan

Sputnik (English), 17:00, 17 January 2019 Thursday

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in his Twitter account that the US military had killed security guards during a raid on one of the...

Outraged Google Employees Say Phrase 'Family Friendly' is 'Homophobic' – Report
Outraged Google Employees Say Phrase 'Family Friendly' is 'Homophobic' – Report

Sputnik (English), 16:43, 17 January 2019 Thursday

A Google vice president was forced to step in to address employee "concerns" about marketing jargon which they suggested was "offensive" and even...

Record High Number of Britons Want UK to Stay in EU - Poll
Record High Number of Britons Want UK to Stay in EU - Poll

Sputnik (English), 16:50, 17 January 2019 Thursday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The share of UK citizens who would like their country to remain in the European Union stands at 56 percent, the highest it has...

Some UK Ministers May Quit If Made to Vote Down Par't Brexit Control - Lawmaker
Some UK Ministers May Quit If Made to Vote Down Par't Brexit Control - Lawmaker

Sputnik (English), 16:51, 17 January 2019 Thursday

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Up to 20 UK ministers may resign if the Conservative Party whips demand that they vote against the amendment giving parliament...