Hundreds of people in London and Berlin have commemorated the International Quds Day, marching in support of the oppressed people of Palestine and against the decades-long occupation of the Palestinian territories by the Israeli regime.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday it was too early to discuss in detail a possible prisoner exchange with Ukraine, amid hopes for the release of film director Oleg Sentsov and others during the World Cup.
An official from the French government has indicated that his country and Germany are still at odds how they should proceed with reforms in the European Union’s united economic territory, known as the eurozone.
Tens of thousands of people from Basque Country, an autonomous community in northern Spain, joined hands to form a human chain running some 202 kilometers (125 miles) on Sunday to call for the right to hold a regional independence vote.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says his country has never “asked to be allowed back” to the G8 group of industrial nations as it believes that Russia is currently working perfectly well in other formats, including the G20 that is the most promising platform in the long run.