#SOSManus: Police Evict Asylum Seekers at Australia's Former Detention Camp in Manus Island  [LINK]
“This picture is enough to wake up Australia and show how a cruel politician like Peter Dutton is using Australian people for his own political benefit.” Photo and caption by Behrouz Boochani, used with permission Increasing levels of violence by police appear to be bringing an end to the confrontation at Australia's former Manus Island regional detention centre in Papua New Guinea, wh... [Read More]
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Tsipras: Greece to Uphold Court Decision on Extradition of Turkish Servicemen  [LINK]
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told Le Figaro newspaper in an interview published Thursday that Athens would not make any concessions on the principle of separation of powers and would not allow ... [Read More]
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Ground Control to Major Tom: USAF Hopes to Own Space, But Faces Big Problems  [LINK]
Despite Congress officially banning the creation of a US Space Corps, the incentive to put more effort into space technology has not disappeared. [Read More]
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Darkest Material on Earth to Create a 'Schism in Space' for Winter Olympics  [LINK]
A nanotube material that looks like a black hole will be used as construction material for Winter Olympics in South Korea. [Read More]
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AfD: European Sanctions Against Russia Cost Germany Thousands of Jobs  [LINK]
Markus Frohnmaier, who leads the EU-skeptic Alternative for Germany (AfD) youth wing, said sanctions on Russia had considerably affected Germany’s economic prosperity and hurt its people. [Read More]
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Tackling Brexit Expenses: UK to Flush Millions Countering "Disinformation"  [LINK]
As the United Kingdom prepares for its exit from the European Union in March 2019, British Prime Minister Theresa May will "welcome the unified approach to tackle threats and attempts of destabilizati... [Read More]
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EXCLUSIVE: German Book Author Says 'Mr. Putin's Geopolitics Is Predictable'  [LINK]
Gabriele Krone-Schmalz, who worked in Russia as a correspondent during the perestroika era, is considered one of the leading German experts on Russian politics. In an interview with Sputnik, she prese... [Read More]
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Gotta Go: Cambodia's Hun Sen to Be Dethroned Like Mugabe, Says Opponent Rainsy  [LINK]
In the wake of ever-growing accusations of human rights abuses and an increasingly dictatorial control, the reign of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen will soon end, and in a similar fashion to the rec... [Read More]
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We Come in Peace: Iranian Warships to Enter Gulf of Mexico  [LINK]
The Iranian Navy will soon be sending a force to visit Latin America and the Gulf of Mexico, a newly-appointed naval commander has said. The move will be a demonstration of the country’s ability... [Read More]
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'Young, Inexperienced': IRGC Slams Macron Over Idea to Review Missile Program  [LINK]
On November 9, French President Emmanuel Macron said at a press conference in Dubai that the Iranian nuclear deal must be preserved, but needed several amendments. In particular, Macron proposed that ... [Read More]
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Big Generator: Lightning Revealed to Create Nuclear Reactions Via Antimatter  [LINK]
Japanese scientists have for the first time documented that lightning can spark nuclear reactions in the earth’s atmosphere, an event that happens via the release of antimatter. [Read More]
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Moscow, Cairo Opposition Delegates Abruptly Quit Riyadh Meeting on Syria  [LINK]
Nimrud Suleiman from the Moscow platform said that he was unaware of the reasons behind the decisions of the representatives to leave the meeting, adding that he had left it due to "political and ethi... [Read More]
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You Had a Good Run: London Notes UK No Longer a Top Five Global Economy  [LINK]
The UK is no longer one of the world’s five largest economies, as Chancellor Philip Hammond admitted that 'Britain is the world’s sixth largest economy.' [Read More]
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Facebook Reporting Russia-Linked Accounts Akin to Intel Gathering - Activist  [LINK]
A US human rights activist has commented on the recent Facebook's decision on Russia-linked accounts amid a probe into Russia's alleged meddling in the US 2016 election described as a "witch hunt" by ... [Read More]
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Anti-Russian Sanctions 'Automatically Prolonged as a Gym Card,' Analyst Says  [LINK]
As a result of their "endless extensions," the ties between Moscow and Brussels have reached a "historic low since the fall of the Berlin Wall," Italian political analyst Marco Gombacci told Sputnik I... [Read More]
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Act of Kindness: Homeless Man Rescues Young Woman, Receives $160K as Reward  [LINK]
A homeless veteran helped a young woman stranded on a highway near Philadelphia by buying her gas with his last $20. She repaid him with more than just a thank you. [Read More]
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Man in China Avoids Getting Killed in Car Accident, Twice in 10 Seconds (VIDEO)  [LINK]
A Chinese man clearly has some guardian angels watching over him, as he survived two consecutive near-death experiences. [Read More]
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Politologist: 'US Goal in Syria Was to Weaken or Destroy It'  [LINK]
In an interview to Radio Sputnik, Tim Anderson, an academic expert in economics and international politics from the University of Sydney, pondered on the US’ role in the standoff in Syria, sayin... [Read More]
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The Urge to Surge: US Military in Middle East Grows 33 Percent in Four Months  [LINK]
The US military footprint in the Middle East has swelled some 33 percent in just the past four months, according to a new Pentagon report. [Read More]
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Despite Court Rulings, EU's Unlawful Mass Data Retention Policies Remain  [LINK]
Mass data retention in European Union member states was declared unlawful in 2014 by the Court of Justice of the European Union, and had been so since the policy's adoption in 2006 - and this finding ... [Read More]
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Baltimore Detective Killed Day Before Testimony on Police Corruption - Reports  [LINK]
According to police, there is currently no evidence that the detective's killing was linked to the upcoming testimony. [Read More]
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Mladic Case: Lawyer Explains How Hague Tribunal Jeopardized International Law  [LINK]
The work and practices of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) raise questions, Serbian lawyer Dr. Goran Djordjevic has told Sputnik, commenting on General Ratko Mladic... [Read More]
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Can China, South Korea Maintain Cooperative Relations Despite THAAD Presence?  [LINK]
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with his South Korean counterpart Kang Kyung-wha. Political observers told Sputnik that the meeting laid the ground for proper talks between the leaders of the two... [Read More]
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