NBC reported aerial incident between Russia and the United States

Photo: © RIA Novosti . Igor Zarembo On Tuesday, may 9, over the Black sea close to the Russian SU-27 fighter and an American reconnaissance aircraft P-8A “Poseidon”. The distance between the aircraft reduced to approximately six meters. This is with reference to the representative of the United States air force Pamela Kunze reports channel NBC. She noted that most of these approaches are safe. However, according to Kunze, six meters is too close, other meetings of the planes are usually at a greater distance. The representative of the U.S. air force said that distance is not the main criterion for assessing the possible danger. It is also worth considering the flight speed, altitude, visibility and other factors. According to Kunze, the pilot of the American “Poseidon” stated that the actions of the two crews were professional and did not pose a threat.

Lavrov said that he had spent in Alaska a brief conversation with the foreign Minister of Canada

Photo: © RIA Novosti . Vitaliy Belousov The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that the day before had a brief conversation with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada Christ Freeland, which is in the second “black list” of Russia. Freeland was denied entry to Russia even before this year she became Minister. Earlier, a source in the Russian foreign Ministry explained that it does not prevent her to meet with Russian officials on the “fields” of any international forum. “We communicated yesterday for an informal dinner. We touched on the topic of Russian-canadian relations. We had a brief conversation before the start of this event”, — said the Russian Minister. “Over dinner it came out about the Ukraine, how the Ukrainian crisis has a negative impact on relations between Russia and Western countries. There was a little debate, I drew attention to the manifestations of neo-Nazism, chauvinism, which

Trump spoke about the saving of many lives the meeting with Lavrov

American President Donald trump hopes that the dialogue with Russia will bring peace in Syria and Ukraine. In an interview with NBC, trump suggested that the discussion with Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will ultimately save many people from death. “I think our conversation was great. It concerned Syria and Ukraine. Perhaps because of this discussion will be killed much less people and it will ultimately allow us to establish peace,” trump said in response to presenter Lester Holt. “It’s good that I meet with people,” said trump also told how during a conversation with Putin agreeing to meet with Lavrov. “I am satisfied with these meetings, it is good, not bad,” he added. The President of the United States Donald trump had previously tweeted photo from the official meetings with the foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov and Ukrainian foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, accompanied by a post call “Let’s

Media: Russian fighter jet approached a US Navy aircraft over the Black sea

Media: Russian fighter jet approached a US Navy aircraft over the Black sea MOSCOW, may 14 — RIA Novosti. The Fox News channel, citing an unnamed U.S. official reports that the Russian su-27 fighter flew close to the reconnaissance aircraft of the US over the Black sea. According to him, the incident occurred about 160 kilometers from Crimea Friday. According to sources, the TV channel, the Russian aircraft flew 12 metres from the American P-8 Poseidon. A similar incident was reported on 9 may. According to NBC, the Russian aircraft flew six metres from the American scout. Channel sources in the Navy said that the P-8A Poseidon executed “regular job” in international airspace. The Russian defense Ministry reported that the su-30 from the composition of the active-duty air defense forces of the southern military district was raised into the sky to intercept air targets over the waters of the Black

Japan protested to North Korea in connection with the launch of

Japan protested to North Korea in connection with the launch of TOKYO, may 14 — RIA Novosti, Yekaterina Plyasunova. Japan, the DPRK expressed its protest in connection with the new test, presumably, ballistic missiles, said Sunday morning the General Secretary of the Japanese government, Acehide Suga. According to the Agency Kyodo, the protest was lodged through diplomatic channels in Beijing. Earlier, the Yonhap news Agency reported, citing the South Korean joint chiefs of staff that North Korea conducted on Thursday a new test, presumably a ballistic missile.

One person was killed in an accident with a police car in the Tula region

In Yasnogorsk, the Tula region as a result of an accident involving a police car one person was killed, another seven injured. This was reported on the website of the interior Ministry of Russia in the region. Indicates that the driver of the car VAZ drove into the oncoming lane and collided with the police car, where law enforcement officers were returning from preventive measures. In addition to the police in the car were two underage girls born in 2000. As a result of accident injuries of varying severity were six people who were in the police car and the passenger of the car VAZ. The victims were taken to hospitals of Yasnogorsk, Tula. Was driving the car VAZ from traumatized died in the ambulance.

At “Eurovision” won Portugal

Salvador Sobral At the international song contest “Eurovision”, which takes place in Kiev, won by the representative of Portugal 27-year-old Salvador Collected. This was announced after completion of counting of votes. Gathered received the most points as for the voting (382) and the decision of the jury (376), in the amount of 758. Second place went to 17-year-old Kristian Kostov from Bulgaria, who scored 615 points, the third — the team of SunStroke Project from Moldova (374 points). The Portuguese played in the native language of the song Amar Pelos Dois (“Love for two”). As the correspondent of RIA Novosti, the President Gathered the main focus was on the performance of the song, it was accompanied by lighting effects on the main stage, and the audience lit up the whole room lights on the phones. The Portuguese arrived in Kiev for the opening of the competition on may 7 and

In the train crash in Greece, killing four people

The train crash “Athens-Thessaloniki” four people were killed and five others injured, said the Greek railway company TrainOSE. The incident occurred on Saturday evening, may 13, near the town of Adentro. The train, bound from Athens to the second largest city of Thessaloniki, derailed, the locomotive crashed into a house. The train was about 100 passengers. As noted in the press release, the causes of the incident are still not established. According to preliminary information from local authorities, which was received at the Embassy, Russians among victims are not present. In place of the departed Minister of infrastructure, transport and communications of the country Christ Spirtis. According to the company, other trains running on the route “Athens-Thessaloniki”, continue work in a usual mode.

North Korean rocket flew about 700 miles

A rocket launched by North Korea, flew about 700 kilometers, reports “Yonhap”, citing a statement by the South Korean joint chiefs of staff. “North Korea fired a unknown rocket around 5:27 today from the area in the vicinity of Cusona, the province’s Do it”, — stated in the message. As noted, the range indicates the success of the missile test. According to Tokyo, the rocket flew for half an hour and fell into the sea between the Korean Peninsula and Japan. Kyodo reports that North Korea could launch a ballistic missile of a new type. A source in the government of Japan said that this conclusion was made because the rocket flew at a very high trajectory similar to the space launch. He also did not rule out that the rocket could fly thousands of kilometers. In turn, in the Pacific, the US command said that American forces tracked a