New WHO expert council now calls for examination of laboratory thesis on COVID virus origin — RT EN

With the beginning of the global outbreak of the Sars-Cov-2 virus, the Wuhan laboratory thesis, as a possible reason for the outbreak of the pandemic, was declared a pure conspiracy theory. A new WHO expert group, including the Charité virologist Drosten, now wants to have targeted studies on the origin of SARS-CoV-2 carried out on […]

Abramovich and other Russian businessmen sue EU Council sanctions decisions — RT EN

Roman Abramovich has decided to challenge the restrictive measures imposed on him in court. A number of other sanctioned Russian businessmen, including Fridman, Aven and Mordashov, also filed lawsuits against the EU Council. Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, whose fortune Forbes estimates at $8.6 billion (€8.38 billion), is taking the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg […]

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights warns against extradition of Assange — RT EN

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović has appealed to the British government not to extradite Julian Assange to the United States. Extradition of the jailed journalist could have harmful effects on press freedom, Mijatovic said. Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović urged Britain not to extradite Julian Assange in […]

Kosovo submits Council of Europe membership application — RT EN

The partially recognized Balkan state of Kosovo is applying for membership in the Council of Europe. Germany is expected to support the application. Serbia’s president criticizes Priština’s move as a breach of contract and promises political consequences. Kosovo submitted an application for membership of the Council of Europe on Thursday. The head of the cabinet […]

With Russia’s consent: UN Security Council adopts Ukraine resolution

On Saturday night (Friday afternoon, New York local time), the United Nations Security Council first joint resolution on the situation in Ukraine. The representative of Russia in the highest body of the UN also approved the draft, so that the decision was unanimous. In the brief resolution, the Security Council expresses its deep concern at […]

Palestinians call on UN Security Council to curb Israeli activities — RT EN

The Palestinian authorities appealed to the highest body of the United Nations to persuade Israel to ban the activities of radical Jewish nationalist forces. According to media reports, Israeli activists are planning a provocation in a major mosque in Jerusalem. The Palestinian leadership on Tuesday called on the United Nations Security Council to bar Israel […]