The source of large blots of oil staining more than 130 beaches in northeastern Brazil remained a mystery Tuesday despite President Jair Bolsonaro’s assertions they came from outside the country and were possibly the work of criminals. Tamar, a group dedicated to the protection of sea turtles, said the oilContinue Reading

The Cabinet has approved a number of executive measures for a program on replacing foreign imports with domestic industries after completing the required study. The Cabinet called on the ministries concerned to take the required measures for marketing the available investment opportunities and providing the facilitations for the investors. TheContinue Reading

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with permanent members of the Russian Security Council the situation in Syria due to the escalation of the situation in that country’s northeast, Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said. “Participants of the meeting thoroughly discussed the situation in Syria in light of deterioration [ofContinue Reading

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met in Cairo on Wednesday. The meeting discussed cooperation and coordination between the three countries as well as a wide range of issues and efforts to promote security, stability, peace and prosperity in the EasternContinue Reading