The state Department welcomed the verdict Nemtsov killers

The U.S. state Department is satisfied with the verdict of the killers of Russian politician Boris Nemtsov. It is stated in the document on the website of the American guardian. “We welcome the news that the five are responsible for the murder of Boris Nemtsov the person was convicted. We again urge the Russian government to ensure that all involved in the murder of a person — including the organizers — will suffer a just punishment,” — said in a statement. The state Department also notes that with the death of Nemtsov, Russia has lost a champion of democracy and human rights. “Boris Nemtsov is no more, however, his Patriotic spirit lives in Russian people — both young and old people — those who seek to build a democratic, prosperous and open Russia”, — sums up the authors. At the trial in the Moscow district military court on June 29,

To the CSR estimated the probability of a direct military aggression against Russia

Photo: Reuters In the medium term Russia will remain one of the most powerful countries in the world in the military, direct military aggression against Russia is unlikely, says the report of the Center for strategic research (CSR). “In the medium term Russia will remain as one of the most powerful countries militarily. It is a nuclear power,” — said in the report. In CSR believe that “direct military aggression against Russia is unlikely, despite the numerical superiority of the neighbouring States and alliances”. “Nevertheless, the armed forces require further renovation and improvement given the technical and managerial innovations”, — the report. It also noted that Russia could “position yourself as a facilitator of intercultural and intercivilizational dialogue, speaking, however, an active participant in the global fight against terrorism and radicalism.” However, experts note that confrontation with the West in the long term harms Russia and “artificially puts it a

The defense Ministry called the new British aircraft carrier

Photo: RIA Novosti The official representative of the defense Ministry major-General Igor Konashenkov called such remarks “exalted”. According to him, the British commander showed a complete ignorance of naval science. A Russian General with a simple example explained to the British the essence of the differences viamatic. Thus, the “Queen Elizabeth” he likened to a swarm of bees. “Like with bees, the British carrier is able to release himself only from the belly of the aircraft, making sure that while in a dense environment the “swarm” protecting his warships, support vessels and submarines”, – said Konashenkov. At the same time, the Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” is equipped with anti-aircraft, anti-submarine and, according to the representative of the Ministry of defence, most importantly, anti-ship missiles “Granit”. Thus, the British aircraft carrier, though, perhaps beautiful, as described by Fallon, but the General Konashenkov, is in fact nothing more than “a convenient

Have asked Putin about corruption student will take away a gold IPhone

The student of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug Daniel Prilepy, who asked Russian President Vladimir Putin the issue of corruption, you can have iPhone 7, the company presented the Caviar. This was reported by “Version”. According to the Agency, the police of Nefteyugansk felt that a phone with a Golden portrait of the President and the Russian coat of arms breaks the law “About the emblem of the Russian Federation”. According on the violation of the law drew the attention of the blogger from Ekaterinburg Vasily Rybakov. He appealed to the representatives of Caviar, wrote a complaint to the company website and wrote a statement to the police. According to the newspaper, the local police “reacted quickly and went to the office” to get a explanation. Now on the fact of illegal use of the coat of arms is checked. The company Caviar presented a gold phone Prilep as the

Poll: less than 10% of Ukrainians visited Russia for 3 years

Poll: less than 10% of Ukrainians visited Russia for 3 years According to statistics, less than 10% of Ukrainians visited Russia over the past three years. The sociological survey was held by the Ukrainian Fund “Democratic initiatives” name Ilka Kucheriva and Razumkov Center. It is specified that according to another survey to 14% of Ukrainians who took part in the survey, came the familiar from Russia. The specialists of the center were interviewed inhabitants of the whole of Ukraine, except for areas of Donbass. Just participated 2018 adult residents. In both surveys the number of abstentions was less than 1%. Earlier in the Ukrainian Parliament proposed to introduce a visa regime with Russia. The Kremlin announced the application of the principle of reciprocity in this matter.

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 24 to 30 June 2017 in the photographs of the leading news agencies of Russia and the world. June 24. The Russian team did not qualify from the group home the confederations Cup. In the final match of the group stage wards Stanislaus cherchesova team lost to Mexico. June 24. The result of the landslide in Sichuan province in China killing more than 100 people, and 93 missing. Three days later, on June 27, in the province fell re a landslide, but all the people that are in the area of the collapse, was quickly evacuated. June 25. The world’s largest airliner, the Airbus A380 launches Bridge 2017 transatlantic race between the largest sailing trimaran and the passenger liner Queen Mary 2. “The race of the century” dedicated

Clouds are like people. 5 soloist “Ivanushki-International”

Clouds are like people. 5 soloist “Ivanushki-International” Aify recalls the story of one of the most successful Russian pop groups. Love theme songs and the image of the beautiful men in the late 1990s, could not fail to attract the attention of young people to the group “Ivanushki International”. However, the creation of the boy band is still popular. Aify recalls the story of one of the most successful Russian pop groups. “Third Internatonal” One of the most popular Russian pop bands could be called “Soyuz-Apollo”, “Sunflowers”, “the don of Hip-Hop and Sancia Danser”, “Pencils” and even “Third Internatinal”. “We could not choose the team name — recalled soloist Andrey Grigoriev-Apollo. — I still lies somewhere in a notebook, inscribed with hundreds of names”. Only six months later came the final name of the band “Ivanushki International”. Songwriter Herman Stage suggested to call the guys, “Ivan”, and producer Igor Matvienko

Peskov told about the beginning of the preparation of the meeting of Putin and trump

Dmitry Peskov The preparation of the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his us counterpart Donald trump is conducted through diplomatic channels, but its format is not yet defined. About this informed the press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov. His words on Friday, June 30, the correspondent “”. “Yesterday it was decided to use diplomatic channels to begin negotiation possible time and format of such a meeting,” — said Peskov. He added that the Russian side has repeatedly mentioned the possibility of contact between Putin and trump on the sidelines of the summit of “Big twenty”, which will take place on 7-8 July in Hamburg. Earlier on Friday, Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, speaking at the “Primako readings” in Moscow, expressed the hope that during the talks the presidents of Russia and the USA will be dominated by pragmatism and realism. According to the diplomat, Moscow and Washington are

Putin spoke about the interaction of the Far East and Belarus

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin noted the increase of interaction between Belarus and the Far East. About it reports TASS on Friday, June 30. As an example the President cited the modern agro-town in the Sakhalin region, the creation of which was attended by representatives of the two countries. “We hope that these mutually beneficial projects will only grow, including through opportunities for business and in new regions of the Russian Federation”, — he said at the plenary session of IV forum of Russia and Belarus. The Russian leader also noted that the vast majority of regions are working closely with partners from Belarus. Earlier Friday it was reported that Putin and his Belarusian counterpart will hold a June 30 meeting of the Supreme state Council (SSC) of the Union state. The agenda provided by the summing-up of trade-economic cooperation of two countries in 2016, the discussion of the

During a storm in the Moscow region killed three people

Three people were killed and at least five were injured during a lightning storm in the Moscow region. With preliminary data “” informed a source in law enforcement bodies. According to him, the result of thunderstorms and squally wind on the territory of New Moscow in the village of Larino around 15:30, lightning struck a group of workers. 42-year-old citizen of Uzbekistan died on the spot, his partner, 49-year-old citizen of Tajikistan brought to the emergency room in critical condition, where he died. In addition, around 14:00 in Dmitrov, a lightning strike killed a 33-year-old man. Arriving paramedics pronounced him dead. In Moscow while it is known about three victims: Mironovskaya street, a gust of wind knocked a tree on the 50-year-old woman, she was hospitalized with a broken arm. Two people, a man and a woman injured by a falling tree, was taken to the hospital from the street