Mikhail Khodorkovsky Journalist Oleg Lurie, said that the opposition leader Alexei Navalny illegally received funds to conduct political activities from the former head NK “YUKOS” Michael Khodorkovsky. This is stated in the Lurie blog on LiveJournal. The journalist, in particular, was cited in the post copies of the documents from which it follows that the Trustees of Khodorkovsky handed over to the head of a staff of Navalny Leonid Volkov at least 60 thousand dollars under the guise of payment for the studies on “structure of contemporary Russian society.” In addition to Volkov, in the post, he referred to such participants of the above schemes, as Natalia Suchkova, Maria Baronova and the citizen of Germany Frank Gerhard Reader. According to the journalist, the actions of the team Navalny of receiving money from Khodorkovsky — “in fact, the financing of political activities from abroad, bypassing the established procedure of registration as
Nikita Khrushchev Auction house Christie’s on 20 April will put up for online auction report from the secret speech of the Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev debunked the cult of Stalin. This is evidenced by information on the website of Christie’s. On the cover in Polish the name of the document “On the personality cult and its consequences” criticism of Joseph Stalin. Output: “Warsaw, March 1956”. In the upper right corner contains a PostScript: “Exclusively for party organizations”. The lot also includes an abridged, and full versions of the report, which was made by Khrushchev at the 20th Communist party Congress on 25 February 1956 in Moscow. Estimated value of these, as noted, a very rare first editions in their original covers is two or three thousand dollars. Khrushchev’s speech at Christie’s is one of the defining documents of the XX century in General and of the cold war era in
Yevgeny Roizman Mayor of Yekaterinburg Yevgeny Roizman has declared his intention to run for Governor of Sverdlovsk region. About this he wrote on his page in Facebook on Monday, April 17. “Go to the governors of the Sverdlovsk region. Here I have not lost any one election,” he said. Earlier on Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on early termination of powers of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region Evgeny Kuyvasheva. A week before that, the President accepted the early resignation of the head of Mordovia Vladimir Volkov and appointed him acting head of the Republic until elections in September this year. Roizman won the mayoral elections in Yekaterinburg in September 2013. He ran from the party of businessman Mikhail Prokhorov “Civic platform”. Before 2011 was another party of the businessman — “the Right thing”, which ceased to exist in March last year. Roizman is one of the founders
On the alleged organizer of the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg brought the phone contacts of a suicide bomber According to “Kommersant”, detained on suspicion of organizing terrorist attack in Saint-Petersburg subway Abror Azimov calculated, practicing the telephone contacts of Akbarjon Jalilova, committed a suicide bombing. 17фотографий17фотографий17фотографий According to sources, “b”, Asimov was only one of the participants of the terrorist underground who Jalilov contacted by phone before the suicide bombing, apparently noting that he is ready for the action. Later, apparently, Asimov gave information to other alleged members of the terrorist underground. Monday Asimov, the search which was conducted for several days, acquired a couple of new cell phones and SIM cards. Apparently, activating one of the cards, and he gave its location. Recall Abror Azimov was detained in Odintsovo district near Moscow. Tomorrow a new defendant, the court will elect a measure of restraint, and his colleagues previously
Media: in Mosul the coalition has destroyed the factory of the IG* for the production of drones MOSCOW, April 17 — RIA Novosti. The airstrikes of the international coalition led by the United States destroyed the plant of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) for the production of drones in Western Mosul on Monday, the newspaper reports Iraqi News, citing Iraqi military intelligence. The purpose of the airstrike was a factory in the area of Islah AZ-Seri. It is also reported that as a result of strike killed foreign experts, their nationality was not specified. The operation of the Iraqi military and the coalition headed by the USA to liberate Mosul began in October 2016, it was released Eastern part of the city. In mid-February, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of operations to liberate the Western part. In March government forces declared completely surrounded
U.S. military helicopter crashed Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU Military Black Hawk helicopter crashed in the American Leonardtown (Maryland), reports channel ABC. At the scene arrived employees of the state police. Data on the affected channel does not. #BREAKING: Reports: Naval aircraft crash on a golf course in Leonardtown, Md. https://t.co/XRWgWKpwHt #fox5dc — FOX 5 DC (@fox5dc) 17 APR 2017 According to media reports, the helicopter crashed on a Golf course. DEVELOPING: Helicopter crash in Leonardtown according to reports (photos via @thebaynetcom and viewer) https://t.co/pG3M9GaBjT pic.twitter.com/LWubwxpWY3 — WUSA9 (@wusa9) April 17, 2017
In the United States bearded dragon became a police officer In Arizona, employees of the police Department of the city of Avondale has embraced bearded lizard argama. This is with reference to Facebook of law enforcement officers according to TJ. Lizard named iroh got to the police station in April 2016 as part of a pilot program. It turned out that Agama will have a strong smell, and the way to find some types of drugs. 14 APR iroh took the oath and joined the service. All the news and pictures lizard are uploaded with the hashtag #IrohAdventures.
Secret report of Khrushchev put up for online auction at Christie’s Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU — Secret report to Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev and rare photo album “Russia, 1918-1920” was among the lots at the first online auction the auction house Christie’s, on important geopolitical events of the XX century. “Online auction, “Revolt! The geopolitical frames of the XX century” — the first ever auction devoted to important geopolitical events of the XX century. This auction offers photos, posters, brochures, maps and other collectibles from the Bolshevik revolution, the civil war in Spain, of India’s independence, the era of Thatcher and many other major historical moments. Bidding will take place at Christie’s from 20 to 27 April,” — told reporters at the auction house on Monday. It noted that one of the lots will be “the secret report of Khrushchev “On the personality cult and its consequences”. This is an
In the Kremlin commented on the word Poklonskaya about the movie “Matilda” MOSCOW, April 17 — RIA Novosti. Try to evaluate a film that is not yet ready, at least strange, said press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the results of the examination of the film by Alexei Uchitel “Matilda”, which was initiated by state Duma Deputy Natalia Polonskaya. Earlier, Poklonskaya said that he had received the answer of the experts in the film by Alexei Uchitel “Matilda” and sent them a negative rating to the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation. She said that at her request, experts and scholars made a comprehensive examination of the materials of the film “Matilda”, exploring all the available trailers and the full text of the screenplay, which was presented by the authors in the Ministry of culture for funding. According to the Deputy, the Commission concludes that the movie
Photo: RIA Novosti Member of the Commission on the development of science and education of the Public chamber (OP) Russia Roman Doschinsky proposed to introduce a compulsory unified state exam (use) in Russian studies. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the OP. “The society is heard outrage about the fact that children do not know the history or not good in a culture, do not know the geographical location of many objects”, — explained in the OP. Tominskogo initiative aimed at addressing this problem, said in the house. Russian studies on the idea Tominskogo will combine the topics of history, geography, culture and literature. According to him, specific proposals for the integration of these programs into a single discipline OP has not yet developed. “But I think that the exam may consist of four parts, the last of which will be creative, literary orientation.