One policeman was killed and four more were wounded in a shooting in the area of guard post near the Church of a Christian monastery of Saint Catherine in the South Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. On Tuesday, April 18, according to TV channel Al Arabia, citing the head of the security Directorate of South Sinai Ahmed Tile. He denied reports that the incident was a terrorist attack. According to him, the militiaman was shot dead by his colleague by mistake. The wounded guards were hospitalized. Other details of the incident are not given. In turn, the representative of the monastery, father Gregory said that the monastery is still guarded, the attack was not made, among the monks, no one was hurt. April 9, in the churches of Egypt within a few hours of two explosions occurred. This morning a bomb on themselves activated in the past the main temple of
Academician Sakharov Prospect The city offered the movement “Open Russia” a new place in the center of Moscow for the meeting 29 April—, activists can get together and pass a procession under the prospectus of Academician Sakharov. This was announced on Tuesday, April 18, the head of the Moscow Department of regional security and counteraction of corruption Vladimir Chernikov Agency RIA Novosti. Officials allowed the opponents of the participation of the incumbent President of Russia in elections of the head of state to hold a rally in another location instead Slavyanskaya square, which organizers originally indicated in the application. According to Chernikov, “Slavyanskaya square is one of the major hubs where there are 12 public transport routes (including trunk), and the overlapping of movement for vehicles violated transport links”. In this regard, the participants proposed to meet on 29 April at 13:00 at the house №9 on Sakharov Avenue and
The speaker of the Parliament of Ingushetia Zelimkhan Yevloyev issued a proposal to impose a sentence of three years imprisonment for the kidnapping of brides. He instructed the relevant Committee of the national legislative Assembly to prepare a draft law for consideration at the Federal level, reports TASS. According to the speaker, recently in Ingushetia and other North Caucasus regions, the cases of bride abduction, despite the efforts of authorities and public of the region of action. Yevloyev added that the penal code does not take into account the whole of public danger of bride kidnapping. He noted that the current wording of article 126 of the criminal code (“Kidnapping”) exempts from criminal liability of the malefactor who has voluntarily freed a kidnapped if in his actions there was no crime. 12 April in Ingushetia after the abduction of 19-year-old girl with the purpose of marriage was a criminal case.
Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the results of the referendum on moving Turkey to presidential form of government. As reported on Tuesday, April 18, RIA Novosti, confirmed the official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. “Yes,” he replied to the question, whether Putin congratulated Erdogan. Also during the telephone talks, the two leaders discussed the situation in Syria. “They stressed the need for strengthening of the cessation of hostilities and the promotion of inter-Syrian negotiation process in Astana and Geneva format,” — said the press service of the Kremlin. In addition, the parties reiterated the importance of a thorough and impartial international investigation of the incident with the possible use of chemical weapons in Idlib province. In addition, it is noted that the presidents of Russia and Turkey have agreed “on the continuation of personal contacts”.
In Mosul liquidated “master sniper” IG According to the channel Al Mayadeen, the fighter could be a native of Russia. KUWAIT city, April 18. /Offset. TASS Pavel Prokofiev/. The Federal police of Iraq announced the elimination of “main sniper” the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) in Mosul. As reported by TV channel Al Mayadeen, citing a source in the Iraqi police, the gunman responsible for the preparation of snipers in the IG, probably, was a native of Russia. Earlier, the commander of the Federal police involved in the Mosul campaign, General Raed shaker jawdat the reported neutralization of the field commander of IG of Abu Hajer al-Rus, which also likely had citizenship of the Russian Federation. Two militants were destroyed during the offensive by government forces in the Western neighborhoods of Mosul.
In Armenia a Russian soldier went missing YEREVAN, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. Shirak regional Department of the Armenian police reported about the disappearance of the soldier of contract service of the 102nd Russian military base in Gyumri. “According to some reports, a soldier Dmitry Lashmanov went shopping on April 16 and has not returned”, — told RIA Novosti the representative of regional management. According to Armenian media, the soldier was a contractor and lived in a hostel. Now the police is engaged in its investigation.
In Yemen crashed Saudi military aircraft MOSCOW, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. Military helicopter air force of Saudi Arabia crashed in Yemen, killing at least 12 aboard people, according to Saudi TV channel Al-Ikhbariya, citing a statement by the international coalition. According to the channel, crashed a helicopter type Black Hawk. The accident occurred in the Yemeni province of Marib during a combat mission. The Agency Reuters with reference to the Saudi news Agency SPA reported the plane crash of the Saudi air force. Among the victims were four officers and eight non-commissioned officers, transfers TV channel. An investigation to identify the cause of the crash of the machine. The representative of the coalition Ahmed Asiri told the news Agency AFP that about the causes is “too early” to say.
Injuries told about the technique of hunting wolves is terrible American paleobiology figured out how hunted large carnivores: saber-toothed cat Smilodon fatalis and the terrible wolves Canis dirus, extinct about ten thousand years ago. Cats hunted from ambush, clenching in large prey with their paws and forcing her to lie down, and then a few bites killed her. Horrible wolves, as well as their living relatives, drove a prey, and killed her. Figure it out scientists helped the trauma left on the skeletons of animals. The results of a study published in Nature Ecology&Evolution. For predatory mammals most likely to obtain injured or hurt occurs during hunting. While large predators are often injured because they are forced to hunt prey the same size as themselves or larger than themselves. Wounds and damage depend on the way of hunting: they are likely to be different from animals who hunt from an
“Dancer”, the female leopard became a mother The fgbi “Land of leopard” had a unique video of the female leopard Beri (Leo 4F) and her two kittens. The wild cat caught in camera traps installed in the reserve “Kedrovaya Pad”, reports save-leopard.ru. Judging by the video, the kittens who are about four months, and the female healthy. Now Barry gets food for their children and teaches them the basics of hunting. Cat’s first litter. “We managed to make a really pleasant discovery, having received the coveted footage of Barry and her kittens. When it was revealed who exactly was captured on video, our delight knew no bounds, because accurate information about the marital status of this female managed to get first. I am sure that we have received video footage — the beginning of a new fascinating stories,” said research engineer in the “Land of the leopard” Viktor Storozhuk. All-Russian
The teacher on the conclusion to “Matilda”: I’m sick of war Poklonskaya with me MOSCOW, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. Director Alexey Uchitel said he believes the discussion around his new movie “Matilda” useless and unnecessary, and it is a shame and sad for those experts who have analyzed the pictures and gave their expert opinions. Earlier the Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Poklonskaya said that he had received the answer of the experts on the movie “Matilda” and sent them a negative rating to the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation. Poklonskaya told that at her request, experts and scholars made a comprehensive examination of the materials of the film, exploring all the available trailers and the full text of the script, which was submitted by the authors in the Ministry of culture to receive government funding. According to the Deputy, the Commission concludes that “Matilda” image doesn’t