© Pavel Smertin/TASS MOSCOW, September 8. /TASS/. Movement “Russia chooses” to monitor the election, received complaints of possible violations during the early voting in the municipal elections in Moscow, the Moscow region and the bribery of voters in Vladivostok. This was announced Friday in a press-service of the movement.
The Chairman Of The Federation Council Valentina Matvienko © Sergey Skates/TASS NALCHIK, September 8. /TASS/. The Russian side welcomed statements by Washington about the desire to stop the continuation of the policy of “an eye for an eye” with Moscow, but is waiting for concrete action to improve bilateral cooperation. About it has informed journalists on Friday, the Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko during a working visit to Kabardino-Balkaria.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of great Britain, Boris Johnson © Estonian Army photo via AP TASS, 8 Sep. The Russian Embassy in the UK posted Friday on his Twitter a photo of the head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of great Britain Boris Johnson riding on British tanks Challenger, noting that the Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, no need to drive the tank to convey their point of view. “Foreign Minister Lavrov did not have to ride a tank to explain my position, reads the caption to the picture. – He prefers to be based on the sequence of the message and the changing situation”.
In France, a crippled girl was hospitalized after she was attacked by rats. On Friday, September 8, reports BBC News. The incident happened when the 14-year-old Frenchwoman suffering from paralysis of the lower limbs, and slept on the ground floor of the house that the family rents in the city of Roubaix. Morning father found the daughter in bed covered in blood. “She was bleeding from the ears — I was afraid that she was bleeding in the brain,” said the man. Arrived doctors found on the body and the girl’s face more than 200 bites. In particular, animals have chewed on adolescent fingertips. Currently, the police checks on this fact. The victim’s father decided to sue the owner of the house, accusing him of negligence. According to the man, he has not once complained about heaps of garbage and overflowing garbage cans beside the house, which attract rats, but
The number of victims of the earthquake in Mexico has risen to 58 people, reports Reuters. Earlier it was reported 32 dead. The greatest damage was caused to the southern part of the country. In the town of Juchitán in Oaxaca destroyed the town hall, hotel and many other buildings. Also because of the tremors split in two, the building in the town of Matias Romero. The earthquake of a magnitude of 8.0 was recorded on the morning of Friday, September 8, the Pacific coast of Mexico. Its epicenter was 96 kilometers from the city Pijijiapan in the South-East of the country. Accurate damage assessment will take time, however, it is known that this earthquake was the strongest for the last hundred years. Experts warned about the threat of a tsunami on the coast of Mexico and nearby countries — Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Panama and Ecuador.
The U.S. Navy sent the aircraft carrier “Abraham Lincoln” in the region where it is expected the impact of hurricane “Irma” to, if necessary, to provide assistance, reports Reuters. “Abraham Lincoln”, accompanied by the amphibious assault ship “Iwo Jima” and the transport dock “new York” movement began on Friday 8 September. Soon these ships will be joined by a destroyer. “These vessels are capable of providing medical support, communications with the public, Maritime security, expeditionary logistic support, air support with the use of medium and heavy aircraft,” — said in a statement. National center for prevention of storms USA originally named “Irma” maximum fifth category. It was subsequently lowered to fourth. Gusts reach 250 kilometers per hour, he has already killed 18 people. “Irma” stronger than the storm “Harvey”, which hit in late August on the South-Eastern coast of the United States. According to the latest data, then the result
Photo: RIA Novosti The Kremlin has nothing to do with the alleged purchase of Russian bots advertising on Facebook to influence U.S. elections, told reporters on Thursday the press-Secretary of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Peskov. Earlier, American media reported that, according to Facebook, during the presidential election campaign in the United States, Russian boats were buying advertising in this social network to influence the outcome of the race. “We never heard, we do not know about it. Moreover, we do not have to do any of these things,” — said Peskov. “We therefore ask us not to associate with this story about Facebook”, he added.
Photo: RIA Novosti Any peacekeepers can be placed in the contact point with the consent of the conflicting parties, and Russia is not a party to the conflict, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the plan of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on the UN mission in the Donbass. “Any peacekeepers can be placed at the point of contact between the conflicting parties with the explicit consent of the conflicting parties”, — transfers its words of RIA “news”. He added that Russia is not a party to this conflict, and the conflict in the Donbas “to be discussed between Kiev and the authorities LC and DNR”. According to him, it is “basic modality”, and it is unwise to reject and “illogical to abstract”. “This is the first and original condition of any of peacekeepers,” — said Peskov. Poroshenko earlier said that Russia’s proposal on placing of
Scientists: dogs in the bedroom and provide a healthy sleep American scientists have found that Pets do not disturb the sleep of their owners. Thus, they refute the widespread belief that animals can interfere with restful sleep owners. Article with results of a study published in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings. In the study, researchers watched 40 older people without sleep disorders and their dogs for five months. On seven nights, participants wore an activity sensor that measured the quality of sleep. According to the study, some pet owners sleep better when their Pets sleep next to them, it does not matter what size the dog is. However, as the authors of the study, the positive effect is observed only in the case when the dog is sleeping in the same room with the man, but not in his bed. Otherwise sleep quality is reduced. “Today, many pet owners will
The French foreign Minister is concerned about house arrest Serebrennikov Moscow. September 8. INTERFAX.RU Paris is concerned about the house arrest of the artistic Director of “Gogol-center” Kirill Serebrennikov accused of organizing the theft of at least 68 million rubles allocated from the budget for cultural project “Platform”. “We are concerned about the situation with the Director, who made important contributions to the development of cultural cooperation between our countries. So his house arrest, which was announced last Monday (4 September, the court dismissed the complaint on house arrest Serebrennikov — if), we are concerned about, worried about, and we talk about it publicly”, — said the foreign Minister of France Jean-Yves Le Drian. According to him, Paris believes that “we are talking about the violation of certain freedoms of artistic creativity” and therefore speaks about it openly. In turn, the foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov said that Russian