In China five people killed in the landslide BEIJING, Jun 24 — RIA Novosti, Anna was Raccogli. Five people died in a landslide in China’s Sichuan province on Saturday, more than 120 people are reported missing, transfers TV channel CCTV. The landslide came down near the settlement of Desi Mohseni County of Sichuan province in southwest China on Saturday morning, burying under a 62 households. Chinese President XI Jinping earlier ordered to intensify the search, to reduce the number of potential victims. In search involved more than 540 rescuers and firefighters, doctors and heavy equipment.
Japan protested to China over disputed Islands TOKYO, 24 Oct — RIA Novosti, Xenia Naka. The Japanese foreign Ministry protested to China in connection with the appearance of his ships within its territorial waters near disputed with China, the Senkaku Islands (Chinese name Diaoyu), said broadcaster NHK. On Saturday morning, four coast guard ship of China has entered the territorial waters of Japan near the disputed Senkaku Islands (Chinese name Diaoyu) Islands and stayed in them for two hours, despite calls from the Japanese service of Maritime safety to leave the area. The Director of the Department of Asia and Oceania of the MFA of Japan Kenji Kanasugi handed over the protest of his country through the Chinese Embassy in Japan on the phone. “The Senkaku Islands are the native territory of Japan. The invasion of territorial waters violates Japan’s sovereignty and totally unacceptable”, — quotes the words of the
The source told about the plans of Greece and the USA on military base in Crete ATHENS, 24 Jun — RIA Novosti, Gennady Melnik. The Ministry of national defense of Greece considers it appropriate to extend for 10 years the agreement with the USA on an American military base in Court on Crete, told RIA Novosti source in the Greek defense Ministry. Naval base in Court is one of the main strongholds of the naval forces of the USA and NATO in the Eastern Mediterranean. The agreement may be renewed annually on the basis of the adoption by Parliament of the corresponding law. “We believe that the agreement is one year, ten years will attract more investment,” — said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, the Court could be organized a permanent base of us special forces — Navy seals (Navy SEAL). Now in Court continually the training of the
A man killed his ex-wife in the eyes of the visitors of the shopping center in the Mexican city of Merida. On Friday, June 23, according to the publication Proseco. The publication writes that shortly before the tragedy the couple loudly questioned the relationship, arguing about payment of the alimony on the maintenance of children. After the woman refused the offer of her ex-husband and in the hearts of said that found a new roommate, 28-year-old jealous man grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed the victim in the throat. 25-year-old woman died on the spot, Mall surveillance overpowered and disarmed the criminal. 19 June in the Northern Italian town of Kirinyaga, located near Venice, was killed by 30-year-old Anastasia Shakurova and her 31-year-old friend from Naples, Biagio Junior Buonomo. The killer himself called the police and confessed to the crime, saying that he went on a crime because of jealousy.
Missing after the landslide in China’s Sichuan province is considered as 141 people, reports on Saturday, June 24, RIA Novosti, citing local newspaper “Renmin Zhibao”. On disasters so far are inconclusive. According to the press Secretary of the regional government, after several hours of search and rescue from under the mass of rocks managed to extract only two people. Chinese President XI Jinping has ordered to speed up rescue efforts. Earlier it was reported about 100 missing. The landslide came down near a village of the province early on Saturday morning. According to preliminary data, under blockages there are about 46 households. In may, the landslide came down in the Chinese province of Fujian. The collapse covered the hostel where lived workers employed on construction of hydroelectric power plants. The cause of the landslide likely began heavy rains. According to various sources, were killed from seven to 19 people, more
The Australian defence Ministry announced the dispatch in the near future, two reconnaissance aircraft to the Philippines to fight against the Islamists. This reports the South China Morning Post. “Regional threat of terrorism posed by “Islamic state” (ISIS, a terrorist group banned in Russia) and foreign fighters is a challenge for Australia and our interests,” — said the head of the defense Ministry of the country the Marisa Payne. The aircraft will carry out air reconnaissance and to coordinate the actions of government forces on the ground. On may 23 fighters of groups “the Mouth” and “Abu Sayyaf” sworn allegiance to ISIS, captured the city of Marawi on the Philippine island of Mindanao. The next day the military moved reinforcements and launched a counterattack. In the offensive, government forces actively used armored vehicles and aircraft supporting the infantry in the street fighting. Initially, the Philippine military claimed that the liberation
Makron with his wife intend to start at the Elysee Palace dog Presidential couple France, and Brigitte Emanuel macron announced the intention to start at the Elysee Palace dog. As reported by channel BFMTV, Macron will take the dog out of the kennel. While the Dogo Argentino, which is already in the presidential family, will give daughter Brigitte macron. The presence of dogs at the Elysee Palace, is a tradition. New pet presidential couple will change in the residence of the pet of the former President of France, Francois Hollande.
Photo: er.EN / Party “United Russia” Forbes magazine published a list of Russian civil servants with the highest revenue. The leader suddenly was a member of the city Council of Ulan-Ude and owner of retail chain “Titan” Vadim Nonsense whose family income in 2016 amounted to 2.83 billion rubles. According to “gazety” he and his wife own more than 20 plots of land, five houses, cars, and motor boats. The second place was occupied by the family of a member of the Federation Council Valery Ponomarev (2.7 billion), the third place went to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and his wife (2.36 billion). Total family income of all 50 of these officials exceeded 35 billion rubles in the cutoff 260 million Almost half of the participants (21 people) are members of regional parliaments, and 12 people – state Duma deputies. Also presented six members of the
In the state Duma proposed to cancel new year holidays. This initiative was initiated by deputies of fraction of the Communist party. About it reports TASS. “On the question of the abolition of the Christmas holidays comes lots of letters. The citizens of Russia in the beginning of the new year remain unpaid and need to return business days in full”, – declared in party. If 31 December is a nonworking day, citizens will be able to “calmly prepare for the New year without the cost of working time that takes place in the present time”, the authors of the bill. The Communists propose to consolidate the status of holidays up to 31 December, 1 and 7 January (Christmas). In addition, holidays in the Communist party propose to do on March 18 (the day of the reunification of the Crimea with Russia) and 7 November (October revolution day). The bill
Photo: kremlin.EN Russian President Vladimir Putin made a remark to Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov during his report on payments to victims of emergencies. On Thursday, June 22, reports “Interfax”. During the meeting with government members President asked the head of the Ministry of Finance to comment on the issue of delay in the payment of state aid affected by the disaster, which was announced in the direct line June 15. Siluanov reported that his Department is working in online mode. “The Treasury has given the necessary instructions to these decisions and the money that is provided for benefits listed immediately as soon as the decision is taken and defined lists in need of assistance,” — said the official. According to him, the transfer of funds takes place immediately after “the adoption of all necessary decisions.” “Immediately-that does not work, if the day only of the event (straight line approx.