Nature's Best Surgeon: Close-Up View of Mosquito at Work

Even the most advanced surgical team would turn green with envy seeing the state-of-the-art tools given to mosquitoes by nature.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:01 GMT


Teaming Up? US' European Allies Step Up Pressure on China Over S China Sea

The topic of the South China Sea occupied the central position during the Shangri-La Dialogue 2016 that took place in Singapore. Forum attendee, Russian military expert Vasily Kashin, spoke to Sputnik about the provisions of the forum and stance of regional powers regarding the South China Sea dispute.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:04 GMT


Swiss Village of Millionaires Ready to Pay to Keep Refugees Out

Residents of the Swiss village Oberwil-Lieli in the canton of Aargau have refused to accept ten refugees who were supposed to get temporary housing in the area and are even ready to pay 262,000 euros as compensation.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:13 GMT


Swiss Solution

It seems that residents of a Swiss town of millionaires know the secret of curbing refugee influx. Don't want migrants to come to your home – pay for it.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:21 GMT


Russia to Print Total of 4Bln Libyan Dinars - Libya's Central Bank

Libyan Central Bank ordered 4 billion new Libyan dinars to be printed in Russia, Deputy Governor of Libyan Central Bank Idris Ehemer told Sputnik Wednesday.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:30 GMT


German MP Slams Berlin's 'Irresponsible' Stance Toward Russia

The draft version of a new White Paper of Germany's Ministry of Defense has caused fierce debate among German politicians. In an interview with Sputnik, deputy chairman of the Left party's faction in Bundestag, Wolfgang Gehrcke, criticized the draft and commented on the issue of Germany's relations with Russia.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:31 GMT


French Senate Unanimously Adopts Resolution on Easing Anti-Russia Sanctions

The French Senate has unanimously adopted a resolution on the easing of anti-Russian sanctions.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:34 GMT


Thousands of Iraqis Flee Homes as Offensive Against Daesh Begins

In an exclusive report, Sputnik informs that 3,000 families are fleeing the Iraqi province of Anbar where the offensive against Daesh is happening right now.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:37 GMT


Russia's Rostec Develops Messenger for Companies, State Agencies - Official

Russia's company RT-Inform, a subsidiary of the state technology corporation Rostec, has developed a messaging program for companies and state agencies, the company's press service said.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:47 GMT


Shooting Attack in Tel Aviv Market Leaves Several Injured

A shooting in Tel Aviv, Israel has left three people dead with another six seriously injured, according to Israeli police and media reports.

// Jun. 09, 2016 - 00:55 GMT