Events of the week in photos

Events of the week in photos

Revision of the “news Mail.Ru” presents a digest of the most important and bright events from 1 to 7 April 2017 at the photos of leading news agencies of Russia and the world.

April 1. The poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko died in USA on 85-m to year of life. He will be buried in Peredelkino, “near the grave of Pasternak”.

April 1. The Spanish squad, Daniel Calvelo baby girl during a rescue operation to save refugees in the Mediterranean sea.

On 2 April. More than 300 people were killed in floods in South-West Colombia. The cause of the disaster began heavy rains, which increased the level in the mocoa river and its tributaries.

2 APR. Ended the 2017 world championship in figure skating. Russian woman Evgenia Medvedeva won gold in the single program.

April 3. In St. Petersburg there was a terrorist attack in the subway: a train on the stretch between the stations “Sennaya square” and “Institute of Technology” an improvised explosive device. 14 people were killed and over 50 passengers were injured.

April 3. South Korea conducted large-scale exercises involving artillery and Navy.

April 4. In an airstrike in the Syrian province of Idlib, according to the latest figures, killed 72 people, including 20 children, hundreds were hospitalized with symptoms of chemical poisoning. Russia explained the incident a rocket hit the warehouse, where the militants had stored toxic substances.

4 APR. A man carries in a backpack his cat while walking under the cherry blossoms at Tongji University in Shanghai, China.

5 APR. The priests worked the skills to extinguish a fire hose during a training exercise of the Ministry in Simferopol.

5 APR. In Thailand, a group of transgender people came to the military enlistment office during conscription.

April 6. In Rostov-on-don in the street socialist explosion in which result one person was injured. An improvised explosive device was disguised as a flashlight. The crime was committed because of jealousy.

April 6. At the Manege square in Moscow was held the evening of memory of victims of the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg metro. According to the capital Glaucus interior Ministry, the rally was attended by over 50 thousand people.

7 APR. USA for the first time since the war began in Syria attacked positions of the governmental army. Early in the morning from American ships in the Mediterranean sea was released 59 Tomahawk missiles, 23 of which struck a Syrian airbase shirt in the province of HOMS. According to various reports, the strike killed between six and nine people.

7 APR. In Central Stockholm a truck crashed into a crowd of people at the shopping center. According to preliminary data, killed at least three people, injured at least eight.

Source: Reuters