Suleiman Kerimov French court of AIX-EN-Provence refused to arrest a Russian Senator Suleiman Kerimov and increased Deposit from 5 to 40 million euros, according to TASS. The Senator will remain at large under recognizance not to leave. Kerimov, was detained in nice in late November. In France, he is suspected of tax evasion and money laundering. According to the French authorities, Kerimov illegally imported into the country 500-750 million euros and legalized them by buying real estate at an undervalue. As the Prosecutor of nice, Jean-Michel Pretre, the Senator has brought money into France in suitcases. The Prosecutor’s office insisted on the conclusion of the Senator into custody. Karimov will remain in France until the end of the investigation, it is necessary several times a week to come to the police and to surrender his passport.
Video / Directorate 4 Shiite Houthi rebels from the movement “Ansar Allah” has launched unguided missile “was Zelzal-2” (“Earthquake-2”) towards the Saudi province of Jizan. The launch was recorded on video, which on Wednesday, December 6, Telegram publishes the channel 4 Directorate involved in the review of the activities of terrorists. Information on casualties or damage from Saudi Arabia were reported. Iranian missile “Zelzal-2” was established on the basis of the Soviet unguided ballistic missile complex “Luna-M”, she is able to travel up to 200 kilometers. According to the channel, “Zelzal-2” is also available in the Syrian military and the Lebanese movement “Hezbollah”. 4 Nov Houthi rebels from Yemen launched a ballistic missile at the international airport of Riyadh, which was intercepted by missile MIM-104 Patriot. As stated by the Houthis, the shelling was a response to the Saudi intervention and the daily bombing of civilians in Yemen. In Yemen
Russian defense Ministry ready to engage in dialogue with U.S. counterparts about assistance in the destruction of the militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) in the Western regions of Iraq. On Wednesday, December 6, said the chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces army General Valery Gerasimov, reports RIA Novosti. In General, the attention of the international coalition should focus not on the deployment in Syria of its military bases, and the destruction of the militants in Western Iraq to prevent the return of ISIS in Syria and exclusion of the revival there “Caliphate”. “Ready to engage in dialogue and join American colleagues in this matter”, — said the senior military official, speaking at the annual briefing for foreign military attaches. Earlier on 6 December Gerasimov has declared the full liberation of Syria from Islamic state terrorists. According to him, the army
© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, 6 Dec. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ended months of political intrigue, he announced his intention to run in 2018 for another presidential term. With the very important statement he made at a meeting with veterans and workers of the automobile plant GAZ in Nizhny Novgorod. The party “United Russia”, with its absolute majority of seats in the Russian Parliament, welcomed the decision of Putin, and has announced its willingness to fully support him. The mandate of the current presidential mandate, Putin will expire may 7, 2018. The applause “Really, the best place and the best occasion for the announcement about it, probably not. Thank you for the support, I’ll nominate his candidacy for the office of President of the Russian Federation”, – Putin said, referring to the workers of Nizhny Novgorod automobile plant.
© Mikhail Metzel/TASS MOSCOW, 6 Dec. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is on the highest state posts, a total of 18 years, announced Wednesday the intention to compete for a fourth presidential term in elections in March 2018. In the campaign Putin is, having consolidated around “Crimean consensus” society and, as a result, the highest trust rating among Russian politicians coming out of the stagnation of the economy, the defeat of the banned terrorist group “Islamic state”. All the previous years of Putin’s leadership was characterized by high-profile events and statements by military action in Chechnya and the defeat of the armed groups in the Caucasus, the slogan “doubling the GDP” as the quintessence of economic policy the first years of his presidency, “the Yukos affair” and the subsequent removal of big business from politics, “collection” Russian regions after the desire for greater sovereignty on the ground in the
Krasnodar region headed the rating of tourist attractiveness of Russian regions Second place was taken by Moscow, the third Moscow oblast. MOSCOW, 6 Dec. /TASS/. Krasnodar region became the leader of the National tourist rating-2017, published on 6 December. A study of tourist attractiveness of Russian regions, their tourism potential and popularity among domestic and foreign tourists, conducted by the Center for information communications “Rating” together with the magazine “Rest in Russia” for the third time. “The leader of the rating this year became the Krasnodar territory. As already noted, the statistical data confirmed the opinions of experts — last year of 2016 was the most successful for the tourism industry of our black sea resorts. Krasnodar Krai is the undisputed leader in the number of places in hotels, by their income, the number of overnight stays of tourists,” the study says. Moscow led the ranking last year, moved into
Named as the main factor of longevity An international group of geneticists have found that the duration of human life largely depends on the influence of the environment than on our genes. To such conclusion scientists have come, having defined, how changes with age epigenetic regulation of the genome of twins. Preprint of a study published in the repository bioRxiv. DNA methylation is one of the factors of human aging. When it comes to the modification of the DNA molecule without changing the nucleotide sequence, which allows to consider this process to epigenetic regulation. To cytosine in the composition СpG dinucleotide (cytosine-guanine) attached methyl group (CH3) that can lead to the suppression of functions of specific genes. It is shown that with age, the methylation pattern of the genome changes. For example activated genes contribute to neurodegeneration, and suppressed the DNA, which prevents atherosclerosis. It is believed that the pattern
Died French rock legend johnny Hallyday MOSCOW, December 6 — RIA Novosti. Famous French singer and composer johnny Holliday died at the age of 74 years, said his wife Letitia AFP. Holliday spent over a year fighting lung cancer. Media reported that chemotherapy had a negative impact on the health of the musician and his condition deteriorated. The Film7.5 A Monster Johnny Hallyday (real name Jean-Philippe Leo Smet) was born on 15 June 1943 in Paris. He spent more than 400 concert tour, which has gathered 15 million viewers. By 2005 had sold around 80 million records, 18 Holliday albums went platinum. He is the author of many songs in the style of chanson and music for films. In 1997, French President Jacques Chirac awarded him the Legion of honor. Holliday has starred in many films, including “the crash” (1970), “the Beast” (1977), “Paparazzi” (1998), “robbery of the French” (2003),
More than 2750 of the Ukrainian military, including almost 2,400 soldiers of the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU), were killed during the conflict in the Donbass. This was stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, the message published on the website by his press service. Poroshenko said that the dead soldiers “gave their lives for Ukraine to be saved. For every scrap of his native land,” — said the President of Ukraine. 12 September it became known that Kyiv has information about the 3.8 thousand Ukrainian soldiers and volunteers killed during the armed conflict in the Donbass. In August, Poroshenko said that during the armed conflict in the Donbass killed more than 10 thousand Ukrainians. The armed conflict in the Donbass began in the spring of 2014 after the attempt of the new Kiev authorities the power to suppress speech in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
The international Olympic Committee (IOC) does not know whether to allow the Russians to use national symbols on the objects of the winter Olympics in 2018 in Pyeongchang. About it reports “R-Sport” with reference to the press service of the IOC. “We will not be able to answer the question on Russian symbolism at the Olympic venues. This issue will be discussed more,” said the IOC. On December 5, the IOC Executive Board suspended the national team of Russia from participation in the Olympics in 2018. To speak can only athletes who have proven their innocence to doping fraud. They will be eligible to compete under a neutral flag both in team and individual sports. The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov made the emergence of the Russian flag at the closing ceremony of the Games in 2018 in Pyeongchang. He also noted that the IOC stopped against