What Makes Us Human: People Rescue Trapped Baby Elephant

A baby elephant got stuck in a drain in the port city of Hambantota, Sri Lanka. Rescuers rushed to help the suffering animal.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:01 GMT


US Urges North Korea to Refrain From Destabilizing Actions in Asia Pacific

The United States is calling on North Korea to restrain from further ballistic missile tests that destabilize the Asia Pacific region, White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on Tuesday.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:13 GMT


Obama Gives Impression in Syria But ‘US Unable to Take Raqqa’

The Obama team has a tendency to take credit for what others do, leaving the impression as if he did something right, retired CIA and State Department official, Larry Johnson, told RT during an interview.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:15 GMT


Erdogan Wants to Improve Ties With Russia, But Doesn't Know How to Start

Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Moscow expects Ankara to “act first” and apologize for downing Russian fighter jet Su-24.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:17 GMT


US Cannot Confirm Reports on Alleged Russia's Bombing of Syria's Idlib

The US administration cannot confirm reports of alleged Russian airstrikes on a hospital in Syrias Idlib province, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest stated in a briefing on Tuesday. </p>

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:26 GMT


Russia and China Seeking Mutual Support in Territorial Disputes

Russia and China are eager to take their relationship of regional security to a new level with one of the main areas of cooperation aimed at dealing with issues relating to the situation in neighboring regions, according to a report by CCTV.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:30 GMT


Mission Impossible: Untold Story of US-Saudi 41-Year-Old Secret Agreement

For 41 years the amount of Saudi Arabia's holdings in US Treasuries remained shrouded in secrecy. What was behind the mysterious deal?

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:37 GMT


South China Sea: Why Washington Still Can't Break Its Cold War Habits

Washington's foreign policy still remains hostage to Cold War era ideology, China said fending off US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter's remark that Beijing's actions in the South China Sea “could erect a great wall of self-isolation.”

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:40 GMT


Ethiopia to Present Projects for Russian Companies to Make Up for Debt

Ethiopia will present to Russia a list of projects for its companies before fall to make up for Addis Ababas debt before Moscow, the Ethiopian ambassador to Russia told Sputnik on Tuesday. </p>

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:45 GMT


CNPC to Have Seat on Rosneft Directors Board if Buys Sufficient Stake

China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) will get a seat on Russian state oil firm Rosneft's board of directors if the Chinese company acquires a sufficient stake during a planned privatization program, Russian Economy Minister Alexey Ulyukaev said Tuesday.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 00:48 GMT