In Brussels armed with machetes a man attacked a military patrol The incident occurred in the centre of the Belgian capital. The offender was shot and killed, soldiers injured, but not seriously injured. MOSCOW, Aug 25 — RIA Novosti. Armed with machetes the man attacked the military patrolling the Belgian capital, according to the Belgian newspaper Le Soir. The incident occurred at about 21:15 local time (22:15 GMT) in the centre of Belgium’s capital on Boulevard Emile Akmena. Un homme armé d’une machete a attaqué à des soldats de Brouckère #Brussels centre. Les soldats ont ouvert le feu. #Bruxelles #Attentat pic.twitter.com/RELVciFH42 — Thomas da Rosa Silva (@tdasilvarosa) August 25, 2017 During the download an error has occurred. A man attacked soldiers in Brussels with a machete tonight. Pics I took in the street. #Brussels #Brusselsattack #Bruxelles pic.twitter.com/LqDmXFnLa2 — Thomas da Rosa Silva (@tdasilvarosa) August 25, 2017 During the download an
Mourning: in an accident in the Kuban region killed 18 people MOSCOW, Aug 25 — RIA Novosti. Victims of the accident with the bus, which fell into the sea in the Krasnodar region, were 18 people, 23 people remain in hospital, one is missing. On Saturday in the region declared mourning for the victims. Search and rescue operations at the scene continued, divers spent more than 60 dives. In the place of deployed operational headquarters, with relatives of victims psychologists. The investigative Committee initiated on the fact of road accident two criminal cases. Killed the residents of the four regions The bus fell into the sea when transporting workers of contract organization and the company “Tamanneftegas”, returning from watch. According to the MOE, among the victims were residents of four regions of Russia: Bashkortostan, Krasnodar region, the Crimea and Kostroma region. The Governor of the Kostroma region Sergey Sitnikov has
On Board flying from Antalya to Moscow aircraft depressurization Aircraft flight Antalya-Moscow airlines Royal Flight August 17, returned to Antalya airport because of cabin depressurization, said RBC head of the Department of corporate communications of the airline Royal Flight Maxim Kurashvili. “The flight took off from Antalya to Moscow and soon after takeoff, depressurization with dumping the oxygen masks in the cabin. After 37 minutes after takeoff, the plane landed at Antalya airport. Anyone medical assistance was not required. After 12-13 hours after landing on the backup plane passengers went to Moscow. They were given hotel accommodation, meals and all necessary,” said Kurashvili. According to him, the aircraft was fully serviceable. It clarifies the Agency “Moscow” the incident resulted in the automatic release of the oxygen masks. As a result, the crew decided to return to the airport of Antalya.
Called the number of terrorists fighting in Syria The head of the main Directorate of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces Colonel-General Igor Korobov in round table on international military-technical forum “Army-2017” told about the number of militants taking part in the hostilities in Syria. According to him, in the ranks of the terrorist group ISIS (banned in Russia) are fighting over 9 thousand fighters, they are scattered near the border with Iraq, said Korobov. In part is prohibited on the territory of the Russian group “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” “there are more than 15 thousand militants, most of them Syrians,” he said. This group controls part of Idlib province and conducts actions in the province of HOMS. Colonel-General noted that Syria, a new Association of terrorist groups, its name — “Hayat Tahrir al-sham”, the number exceeds 25 thousand. The group originated after the merger, more than 70 previously disparate
Ukraine is preparing a new lawsuit in the WTO against Russia The Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Nataliya Mykolska said that by the end of 2017 Kiev can submit to the world trade organization (WTO) action against Russia for the supply of agricultural products. This is the fourth claim of Ukraine against Russia in the WTO, UNIAN reports. Ms. Mykolska also said that Kiev until the end of 2017, expects to receive results in the claim against Russia on rail equipment. In may it became known that Moscow has filed a lawsuit in the WTO with a complaint against the continued sanctions on the part of Kiev. This was announced by the Minister of economic development Maxim Oreshkin. The claim covers more than hundreds of Ukrainian normative acts. Including a ban on the import of Russian products.
The Ka-52 “Alligator” © Sergey Bobylev/TASS KUBINKA /Moscow region/, August 25. /TASS/. Helicopters Mi-28N “Night hunter” and Ka-52 “alligator” has been successfully used during operations in Syria anti-tank guided missiles. On Friday Chairman of the Military scientific Committee of the armed forces – Deputy chief of the General staff Lieutenant-General Igor Makushev.
© Vadim Savitsky/Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP KUBINKA /Moscow region/, August 25. /TASS/. A unified system of antiaircraft defense (PVO) established in Syria through the efforts of the Russian and Syrian military specialists. This International military-technical forum “Army-2017” during the round table devoted to the discussion of the Syrian experience, said the chief of staff – Deputy commander of air command Air and space forces (VKS RF), major General Sergei Meshcheryakov.
Anti-aircraft gun-missile complex “Tunguska-M1” © Anton novoderezhkin/TASS KUBINKA /Moscow region/, August 25. /TASS/. The crews of tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and troops, helicopter gunships and other military equipment with the support of motorized infantry and paratroopers staged at the Alabino polygon in the show “Polite people” a real fight with the conditional opponent, and also prevented the attack on the lake. The demonstration was held in the framework of the forum “Army-2017”.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov © Alexander Shcherbak/TASS MOSCOW, August 25. /TASS/. Russia considers the initiative of Moldova to the UN on the withdrawal from Transdniestria of Russian military within peacekeeping contingent, as yet another hostile action, directed against the improvement of relations between the two countries. About this, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said the Ministry called in the Ambassador of Moldova to Moscow Andrei Neguta, said Friday the Russian foreign Ministry.
The Simon Wiesenthal center spoke out in defense of Donald trump, condemn his image in the form of Hitler on the cover of the German magazine “stern”. The corresponding statement posted on the organization’s website. “This cover is the culmination of increasingly disturbing us trends in the use of the swastika and other Nazi symbols, in combination with the image of the US President Donald trump, — stated in the text. The Wiesenthal center openly criticizes President trump because he makes no distinction between the Nazis and the ku-Klux-klinovcem and those who oppose them on the streets of Charlottesville. It is impossible to compare the ideology of the Nazis, is based on genocide and focuses on the implementation of Hitler’s dream of cleansing the world of Jews, and the ku-Klux-klinovcem whose ideology involves the destruction of blacks and Hispanics in the United States, and those who oppose these anti-Semites and