The Holy Sepulchre is the main shrine of Christendom. This is the tomb in the rock, in which, according to the Gospel, Jesus Christ was buried after his crucifixion and where he then resurrected three days afterwards. The tomb is the main altar of the Church of the Resurrection in Jerusalem
For scores of reasons, the future of Europe is in a cooperative and close relationship with Russia. It just cannot be otherwise, although, if you are determined to waste enough resources, impoverishing to some degree your own people through decreased trade and increased military waste, you can hold the inevitable off for quite a while
According to international experts, a quarter century later, the share of liquified natural gas (LNG) in the world gas trade will increase up to 53 percent from the current 40. Yet, it appears that even in 25 years, LNG supplies will not pose any serious competition to Russia's Gazprom and its natural gas shipments to Europe
Activity of the US Democratic Party is being currently checked by the FBI. The reason is unstoppable threats to electors. Beside that, the FBI is trying to find out who funds incessant protests in the country against the Republicans.
Iran produces ninety-five per cent of the medicines needed to treat patients inside the country, while fifty per cent of the raw materials are also made in Iran. Next on the list are new lines of drugs to treat certain types of cancer, multiple sclerosis and diabetes and the first target is the Middle East's 400 million-strong population.
A referendum in Italy has ended with the victory of the opponents of Matteo Renzi's global reforms. This suggests that the victory of the opposition at municipal elections last year was not incidental. These forces are skeptical towards the EU and positive towards Russia. Italy will become the next big challenge for the EU
An opinion poll conducted by Levada Center to mark the December anniversary of the signing of Belavezha Accords, more than half of Russians (56%) regret the collapse of the USSR. A lot has been said and written about the Accords, but one can distinguish between two basic opinions on the subject
Top this for a nightmare passenger experience, top this for a total absence of responsibility, top this for callousness, top this for a couldn't-care-less attitude by airline companies, top this for the drama that is flying in the third millennium, in which a passenger in need is literally left to her own devices...
Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : The UN General Assembly adopted yet another resolution demanding Israel to withdraw from the occupied Syrian Golan Heights in line with the resolution of June 4, 1967. However, UN General Assembly resolutions are non-binding and no more than a paper tiger
Delivering annual address to the Federal Assembly, the Russian President Vladimir Putin noted that Russia’s refocusing on cooperation with Asia instead of Europe was driven by ‘long-term national interests’ and global development.
The Russian Federal Security Agency reported, that some of the greatest Russian banks should become targets of a large-scale cyber attack. As it is noted, oversea special services could have been involved.
Millions of Americans who voted for Trump call themselves the silent majority. The president-elect also promised he would be the voice of the silent majority throughout the campaign. The established order in Washington was suppressing the voice of the majority