A South Korean ship missing off the coast of Uruguay Moscow. On 2 April. INTERFAX.RU — a South Korean cargo ship with 24 people aboard was missing in the South Atlantic near the coast of Uruguay, on Sunday, reports the Associated Press. It is reported that on Board were 16 Filipinos and 8 citizens of South Korea. The ship itself was registered in the Marshall Islands. It left port in Brazil on March 26, and Friday one of the team members sent his employer a text saying that the ship is sinking. After that, the crew stopped communicating. On Sunday morning, the Agency “Renhap” with reference to local authorities reported the rescue of two members of the team. Found them on the life raft drifting near the Uruguayan coast.
In Abkhazia will build a military town for the Russian military The houses are built of environmentally friendly building materials with modern energy-saving technologies. ROSTOV-ON-DON, April 1. /Offset. TASS Dmitry Bulanin/. Military accommodation camp will be constructed for Russian servicemen who are serving at a base in Abkhazia. About it the correspondent of TASS reported the press service of the southern military district. “Military “district” will consist of 19 two-storey houses on 300 apartments. Distance from homes to the Black sea coast does not exceed 1 km. At the moment in a newly built residential complex is already erected frames of all buildings, produced by the laying of on-site utilities of water supply and sanitation. Performed finishing work and laying of indoor engineering networks”, — stated in the message. All apartments will be included in the housing stock connection and equipped with appliances and furniture. The houses are built of
In the United States died the Creator of the rainbow LGBT flag American artist and activist Gilbert Baker died at the age of 65 years. American artist and activist Gilbert Baker, who created the symbol of the LGBT movement (the rainbow flag) died on the 66th year of living in the US, reports Reuters. Details about the cause and circumstances of death are not yet available. Baker designed the rainbow flag (also known as the pride flag or the flag of freedom) for the city’s gay pride in 1978. The flag is used in public gay actions, hung out in gay neighborhoods, LGBT organizations, gay-friendly establishments.
Japanese whalers killed a total of 333 minke whales in the Antarctic At least 333 of the small minke whales killed by Japanese whalers in the Antarctic under the program of environmental studies, which is supported by the government. On Friday, March 31, according to ABC News. The expedition lasted four months, it was attended by five whaling ships. According to the Associated Press, activists previously attempted to prevent such actions, this time seriously in research did not interfere. Along with this under an international agreement in 1987 allowed “to carry out research on whales with possible fatal outcome”. Official Tokyo insists that operates strictly within the legal framework, however, occasionally becomes the object of attention of conservationists: those accused Japan that it covers “research purposes”, but in fact whale meat is sold in supermarkets. In 2014, the Hague court has banned whaling in the Antarctic. Japan has prepared a
Photo: RIA Novosti The CEC began to receive complaints from compatriots abroad, who are ready to take an active part in the future presidential campaign in 2018. The Russian citizens want to campaign, distribute leaflets to communicate with Russian politicians and journalists, and most importantly — to vote. About this RT said CEC member Vasily Likhachev. The treatment received from the United States, Germany, Israel, Finland, the Baltic countries. Likhachev noted that this activity citizens “can not but rejoice”. The Russian presidential election in March 2018, but from mid-February 2017, the CEC began to receive complaints of Russians living abroad — from non-profit organizations, communities, and expert groups. In their letters they Express a desire to participate actively in the upcoming election campaign. About it he told RT CEC member Vasily Likhachev, who oversees the field of international election observation. Letters, as explained by the Likhachev, come from Germany, USA,
Photo: TASS Former presidential candidate, US Senator Marco Rubio during a hearing in the Senate said that in 2016 the cyber attack from Russian hackers attacked the computers of employees of his campaign. According to him, the hacker attack was carried out in July 2016. “Former members of my campaign staff for the presidential elections who had access to inside information, my campaign was attacked from IP addresses that are in an unknown location in Russia. These attempts were a failure,” Rubio was quoted by CNN. He also said that a similar cyber attack, which also did not succeed, was committed on his ex-employees in recent days. Earlier, the U.S. Senate declared that Russia tried to interfere in the democratic process of the country, and also hinted at the possibility of license revocation, RT. March 30, U.S. President Donald trump extended to the States of emergency in the field of
Lukashenko is confident that Moscow and Minsk will continue the integration of MINSK, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko congratulated President of Russia Vladimir Putin on the Day of unity of the peoples of the two countries and expressed confidence that Minsk and Moscow will continue integrating on the basis of equality. “Chairman of the Supreme state Council of the Union state, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has sent greetings to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the Day of unity of peoples of Belarus and Russia”, — said on Saturday the press service of the Belarusian leader. This holiday symbolizes the strong historical ties and common interests of our peoples. The Union state is the solid Foundation of a rich spiritual and cultural heritage, enormous economic potential, sotrudnichestva Lucasentertainment Belarus Lukashenko expressed confidence that by joint efforts the two sides will continue the
NYT: as the daughter and son-in-law trump exceed 740 million dollars WASHINGTON, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. The white house released on Friday data on the financial status of employees of the US administration, according to which the state of his daughter and son-in-law of the President, who are also his advisers, exceed 740 million dollars. According to the information cited by the New York Times, income of Ivanka trump and her husband Jared Kushner are 740 million dollars. According to the White house, despite the fact that Kouchner before to hold a post in the administration, left the post in more than 200 enterprises connected with belonging to his family business of real-estate, it still benefits from the activities of most of them. The President’s daughter, which recently received official the assistant of the President, refused of their companies, but still retains a share in the ownership of the
Peskov explained the low approval rating by Americans of Putin MOSCOW, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that the low approval ratings of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the United States were the result of a long anti-Russian propaganda. “It’s not a problem, but we regret it. We understand that these figures due to the fact that for many months, over years, American society has been strongly anti-Russian propaganda”, — quotes the TV channel ABC Peskov response to a question from the presenter, what caused the fact that only 9% of Americans have a positive attitude to the Russian leader. “This is a false news and slander,” — said Peskov. According to Peskov, he did not believe that the attitude of the President of the United States Donald trump to Russia has considerably changed since the days of the election campaign. “Of
Khabib Nurmagomedov The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov admitted that his biggest sports dream is to land a fight with American Tony Ferguson. His words leads “Match TV”. “Still in the childhood dreamed about something. For me now this dream — to improve their health and to go against Tony Ferguson, because it’s my fault there are so many angry and frustrated fans. I had to make weight, not once in the hospital, and to conduct this fight,” said Nurmagomedov. According to 28-year-old Russian, he won’t come in the octagon until September to do so before he will allow health. “Fight number one for me is Tony Ferguson and I really wish he hadn’t lost,” — said Nurmagomedov. The fight with Nurmagomedov Ferguson had to pass on March 5 in Las Vegas at the UFC 209. The fight did not take place due to emergency hospitalization