Russia

2022-August-17 14:08 Trump Calls FBI 'Common Criminals' for 'Grabbing Everything in Sight' (22)
TEHRAN (FNA)- Former President Donald Trump again lashed out at the FBI Tuesday evening over last week's raid of Mar-a-Lago, as a new report said that top officials in the White House counsel's office had been interviewed by investigators about boxes Trump took home. "The DOJ and FBI just returned my passports.
U.S. prosecutors should weigh releasing more Trump search details-Bolton (7)
FILE PHOTO: U.S. National Security Advisor Bolton speaks during a news conference in Geneva Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Sarah N. Lynch August 18, 2022, 12:51 AM In this article: Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Donald Trump 45th President of the United States By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.
China to Send Troops to Russia for 'Vostok' Exercise (6)
August, 17, 2022 - 16:25 TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Chinese troops will travel to Russia to take part in joint military exercises led by the host and including India, Belarus, Mongolia, Tajikistan and other countries, China's defense ministry said on Wednesday. China's participation in the joint exercises was "unrelated to the current international and regional situation", the ministry said in a statement, Reuters reported.
Russian spacewalk cut short by bad battery in cosmonaut suit (8)
MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer Aug. 17, 2022Updated: Aug. 17, 2022 12:58 p.m. This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate 5 1of5In this photo taken from video footage released by Roscosmos Space Agency, Roscosmos' cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev and Denis Matveev are seen during their spacewalk on the International Space Station (ISS), Wednesday, Aug.
Lack of help for Tigray crisis is due to skin color, WHO chief suggests (5)
World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus - himself an ethnic Tigrayan - said the situation caused by the ongoing conflict in his home country of Ethiopia is worse than any other humanitarian crisis in the world. (Salvatore Di Nolfi / Associated Press) By MARIA CHENG and CARA ANNA Associated Press Aug.
2022-August-17 17:19 China Begins 3-Day Military Drills in Yellow Sea Amid Taiwan Tension (3)
TEHRAN (FNA)- Amid tensions in Taiwan Strait due to back-to-back trips by US lawmakers to Taiwan, China on Wednesday began three-day military drills in the Yellow Sea. Chinese Maritime Safety Administration (CMSA) said the entry of non- military vessels has been banned to the areas where the drills will be conducted.
Zelensky, Erdogan, Guterres to meet Thursday in Ukraine (3)
The United Nations announced 16 August, 19:20 (ANSA-AFP) - UNITED NATIONS, 16 AGO - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan and UN chief Antonio Guterres will meet in Ukraine on Thursday, the United Nations announced. "At the invitation of President Volodymyr Zelensky, the secretary-general will be in Lviv on Thursday to attend a trilateral meeting with President
NATO stands ready to prevent escalation between Kosovo, Serbia: Alliance chief (5)
Stoltenberg calls on leaders of Serbia, Kosovo to show restraint, engage in dialogue Agnes Szucs | 17.08.2022 BRUSSELS NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday that the alliance stands ready to prevent an escalation between Kosovo and Serbia over recent border tensions. Stoltenberg was speaking at a joint news conference following his meeting with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic.
North Korea Fires 2 Cruise Missiles Toward Yellow Sea (1)
On South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol's 100th day in office, North Korea test-fired its two cruise missiles. By Mitch Shin for The Diplomat August 17, 2022 Credit: Pixabay North Korea fired two cruise missiles from Onchon country toward the Yellow Sea to the west of the Korean Peninsula, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said on Wednesday. The JCS said that the U.S.
Ukraine strikes again in Crimea, challenging Russian hold on peninsula (4)
Smoke rises from explosions at a Russian ammunition depot in the Dzhankoi district of Crimea on Tuesday. | REUTERS by Micheal Schwirtz and Anton Troianovski The New York Times Aug 17, 2022 ODESA, Ukraine - Russian warships patrol Crimea's coasts and Russian warplanes fly from its territory, transformed by eight years of occupation into a fortress.