The plane made an emergency landing in Yekaterinburg because of the failed engine. It is reported by REN TV on Tuesday, January 3. Landing occurred at 03:05 GMT (05:05 local time). Immediately afterwards, the pilot explained that the aircraft refused the left engine. According to TV channel, none of the crew and passengers of the plane were not injured. He had to fly to Moscow. At the Ekaterinburg airport Koltsovo in 05:05 aircraft landed, flying airlines, Aeroflot, Air France and KLM from Moscow to Yekaterinburg, from the data of the online scoreboard. January 1 was a delayed departure to Ekaterinburg from Moscow Domodedovo airport due to a malfunction of the machine. Causes of failure of the liner was not called. A day earlier, December 31, due to engine failure extra villages in Krasnoyarsk passenger aircraft of Japanese airlines, which was flying from Frankfurt to Tokyo. On Board were more than
The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov has offered to deploy in Moscow in the field kitchens in the places of mass celebrations of people due to the impending severe frosts. “Given the forecast on lowering the temperature, set the field kitchen and start for people to eat porridge and drink hot tea already today”, – said Vladimir Puchkov at a conference. He also instructed to take special control over the utilities sector and to ensure the smooth operation of energy facilities, heat supply and system of social support of the population. Puchkov added that the new year’s eve in the country was calm and no serious incidents have been recorded. He called emergency workers to continue working in emergency regime during all the Christmas holidays. Photo: Konstantin Kokoshkin / Globallookpress
Two law enforcement officials were injured in a shooting in Switzerland. This is stated in the statement of the local police. The victims were taken to the hospital, their status is not reported. At 9 a.m. local time (11:00 GMT) 33-year-old man opened fire on the guards. The incident occurred during a search in his house in the commune of Rehetobel of the Canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden. The arrow managed to escape from the scene. The police searches for the malefactor. It is noted that he is armed and dangerous.
Maria Zakharova The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova appears at official events, including briefings, in the clothes of a domestic production. The diplomat said in an interview with “Sputnik Poland”, RIA Novosti reported on Tuesday, January 3. “I get a lot of questions about what I’m wearing. Here is the answer: Russian clothing”, — said the diplomat. Public attention, in particular, drew a simple black dress with sleeves-lanterns, which Zakharov came to one of the briefings. Foreign Ministry spokesman admitted that he had bought it in a store close to home. “When I came to him for negotiations abroad, colleagues said that it is a very beautiful dress. And I don’t even know who the manufacturer is, just picked it up on a hanger in the store,” she shared. Zakharova also said that once she was asked by a Russian company in which it,
Photo: RIA Novosti Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the Public chamber of Russia to analyze the efficiency of the mechanism of the formation of public monitoring commissions, formed in subjects of the Russian Federation, said in a statement on the official Kremlin website. “The public chamber of the Russian Federation jointly with the Council under RF President on development of civil society and human rights and with the participation of the Commissioner for human rights in Russia to analyze the efficiency of the mechanism of the formation of public monitoring commissions, formed in subjects of the Russian Federation… and to submit proposals for its improvement”, — stated in the President’s instructions following the meeting of the Council for development of civil society and human rights, held on 8 December 2016. It is expected that a report thereon will be prepared by March 30, responsible for the execution of appointed Secretary
© Vitaly Nevar/TASS KALININGRAD, January 3. /TASS/. The third frigate of project 11356 “Admiral Makarov”, which was expected to be completed in late 2016, will continue the state tests this year, said the official representative of the Baltic fleet captain 1st rank Roman Martov.
After the Turkish army entered the first clashes with ISIS militants, it became clear that not all mechanisms of the military machine of Recep Tayyip Erdogan are functioning correctly. However, the main disappointment not only for Turkish but also European military and manufacturers of armored vehicles was the destruction of tanks “Leopard 2”, which was considered one of the most protected in the world. Rocket around the head Analysis of the tactics and actions of the Turkish armored vehicles to begin with, anything like Turkish armed forces has never faced. Alcotexa war with the Kurds, the anti-terrorist operation with the use of light armored vehicles – this is the “ceiling” of the Turkish experience in the use of heavy weapons. Dense fire “meetings” on the part of radicals to Turkish tank crews were new. Unlike their Syrian counterparts on military Affairs, who during the conflict have
Julian Assange The administration of incumbent President Barack Obama, accusing Russia of meddling in the American elections, wished thus to deny the legitimacy of the elected head of state Donald trump, says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. His words are quoted by the newspaper the Hill. “They are trying to say that trump is an illegal President,” he explained. At the same time, Assange could not clearly answer the question, did the publication of WikiLeaks the outcome of the elections of the President of the United States. He suggested that the results changed despite pre-polls, which had predicted Trump defeat, in consequence of the statements of the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and head of her election campaign John Podestà. Assange also said that WikiLeaks, which is based on the publication of classified information of governments and politicians of the various countries, is not cooperating with Russia or any other country. “Our
Photo: Vestnik Kavkaza The players of the Moscow “Dynamo” shouted Christmas chants for the fans of the club. The video appeared on the official Youtube channel of “Dynamo”. In this all the players chant chant congratulations to the tune of the traditional “Only one team we believe…”. In the shootings took part and the team’s head coach Yuriy Kalitvintsev. And the idea of the Director, Kalitvintsev himself appears in the role of author of the video. We will remind, today it became known that “Dynamo” has acquired a 74 percent stake in a football Dynamo VTB for symbolical 1 rouble. Now “Dynamo” occupies the first place in the national football League and is the main applicant for an exit in the Premier League, where he flew last season.
© Yuri Smityuk/TASS MOSCOW, January 3. /TASS/. Specialists hydrographic service of the Russian Navy began development of a new radio-geodesic complex “Crab-BM”. This was reported in the defense Ministry.