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 8 to 14 April 2017 in the photographs of the leading news agencies of Russia and the world.

April 8. 22:16 in the West of Moscow there was a collision of trains with the train. In the accident were hospitalized 12 people.

April 8. St. Petersburg SKA has won a victory over Magnitogorsk “Metallurgist” with the account 5:4 in the first match of the final series of play-off Continental hockey League (KHL).

April 9. Nuclear aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford begins testing at sea. Its cost, according to some, is $ 13 billion.

April 9. Egypt has witnessed a series of explosions in the city of Tanta, the terrorists attacked a Christian Church and a police training centre in Alexandria was also attacked by the temple later worked another bomb. Responsibility for the incident claimed by the group “Islamic state” (banned in Russia).

April 10. Lander spacecraft “Soyuz MS-02” with three members of the crew of the International space station (ISS) landed in Kazakhstan.

10 APR. The first racket of the planet, the British Andy Murray returned to the court one month after the elbow injury, appearing in a charity exhibition match in Zurich. It is noteworthy that Playground floated on the river Limmat. Following the meeting, Murray lost to the Swiss tennis player Roger Federer.

April 11. The fire, which occurred during a mass brawl in the camp of immigrants in the North of France, destroyed most of the wooden buildings, inhabited by about 1.5 thousand people.

April 11. The explosion of low power occurred in front of the bus with the players of “Borussia” in Dortmund. In the result, defender Marc Bartra received a fracture of the radius.

April 12. On cosmonautics Day, Vladimir Putin invited to the Kremlin by Alexei Leonov and Valentina Tereshkova, and daughter of Sergey Korolev Natalia and Yuri Gagarin’s daughter Elena in order to work together with them to watch the movie “first Time”.

April 12. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson at a joint press conference summed up the results of negotiations in Moscow. Among the main topics of discussion included the Syria, Ukraine, North Korea and bilateral issues.

April 13. The Pentagon first used in Afghanistan, heavy-duty high-explosive bombs, called in USA “mother of all bombs”.

April 13. The European court of human rights awarded to the victims of the terrorist attack in Beslan in 2004, compensation for a total of €2.9 million euros. The Ministry of justice promised to appeal the decision.

April 14. Christians take part in the repetition of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in the South Sudanese capital Juba.

April 14. In the case of aggression on the part of Washington of the DPRK to attack American military bases in Japan, South Korea, and the President’s residence in Seoul, said the North Korean General staff.

Source: Reuters