The statement of the Pentagon about that part of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) in Syria is still not defeated, is a pretext in order to leave American troops in that country. On Wednesday, December 6, said the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov, reports “Interfax”. “Word about the alleged undefeated ISIS in Syria — an artificial pretext and excuse by the Pentagon to the illegal abandonment of American troops in the Syrian Republic”, — said Konashenkov. He noted that the situation in Syria “managed to stabilize and now to completely destroy ISIS thanks to the Russian military operation began on September 30, 2015”. “I would like to remind the representative of the Pentagon, that the emergence, expansion in Iraq and the invasion of Syria by the international terrorist group ISIS happened de facto with the tacit non-interference of the Pentagon”, —
Drug trafficking in Europe received for the year to 24 billion euros. On Thursday, December 7, reports Deutsche Welle. According to the police service of the EU, criminal groups spend the money to Finance criminal acts, particularly terrorism. 6 December in the Hague, Europol published an official report which admitted the illegal drug trade the largest market in the European Union. It is noted that more than a third of organized criminal groups in Europe involved in the manufacture and sale of prohibited substances. In the largest sizes in the EU are distributed cocaine and marijuana. In addition, in recent years there have been great changes in the production of synthetic drugs. According to Europol, in five years Europe was discovered 620 new psychoactive substances.
A resident of Stockholm Mons Jonasson, who first published the photo of the ambulance with the St. Petersburg rooms, in one of the districts of the city, wrote a post on Twitter specifically for the Russians. The Swede noted that he did not meant anything wrong when he asked in his microblog about the causes of the Russian ambulance in the area of the Seder. “I’m just consumed by curiosity as I’ve never seen a foreign ambulance. This is not an example of Swedish Russophobia. I love vodka and Alfred Schnittke” — he explained. Earlier, on 7 December it was reported that one of the witnesses drew attention to the ambulance with the Russian numbers in the centre of the Swedish capital and posted a photo of the car on his Twitter page. Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet speculated that the car could take part in the filming of any movie or
© Alexander Shcherbak/TASS VIENNA, 7 Dec. /TASS/. The foreign Ministry asked US to explain the decision to move the American Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. This was announced on Thursday by Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov after meeting with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of the meeting of the Council of foreign Ministers of the OSCE.
© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, December 7. /TASS/. The presidents of Russia and Turkey Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, expressed in a telephone conversation on Thursday serious concern over the US decision on the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin.
Forbes named the highest paid musicians in the world MOSCOW, 7 Dec — RIA Novosti. American rapper Sean Combs known as Diddy, has headed a rating of the highest paid musicians in the world in 2017 according to Forbes magazine. The publication notes that the singer in 2017, earned $ 130 million. This year has been the most profitable for him his entire career in connection with the sale of the shares of the company, Sean John, which has been producing fashionable clothing. As a result of this transaction, according to Forbes, the artist received about $ 70 million. On the second line of a rating there is American singer Beyonce, whose income in 2017 amounted to 105 million dollars. The publication notes that a large part of this amount, the artist brought the seventh concert tour in support of the album Lemonade. The three highest-paid musicians of the year
The constitutional court will make a decision about the payment of Northern allowances in excess of the minimum wage St. PETERSBURG, 7 Dec — RIA Novosti. The constitutional court of Russia (COP) on Thursday will announce judgment in the case on verification of constitutionality of provisions of the Labour code of the Russian Federation, allowing not to pay employees Northern allowance in addition to the minimum wage. The applicants in the case are four women in the Northern regions of Russia from Republic of Karelia, Irkutsk region and the Altai territory. As they say in court materials, the calculation of salaries of the applicants regional coefficient and percentage allowance for work in areas with special climatic conditions shall be included in the minimum wage. The courts dismissed the applicants in terms of salary allowances that, in their opinion, should be accrued in excess of the statutory minimum wage. The applicant
Porn actress killed herself because of persecution after refusing to play gay The canadian pornstar Mercedes Grabowski, aka August Ames (August Ames), committed suicide at the age of 23 years. It is reported Hollywood Life. Friends porn actress told the publication that she was subjected to harassment after he refused to do the scene with the actor taking part in a homosexual porn movie. It was immediately accused of homophobia, however, she recalled that starred in lesbian porn. Grabowski also pointed out that many girls in the porn business tend to avoid contact with the actors-men, surrendered to same-sex love in the frame. Husband Grabowski confirmed to The Sun the death of the actress. Over a four-year career she managed to star in over 270 films, winning several awards at the AVN Awards.
Dmitry Peskov The Kremlin believes the incumbent President of Russia Vladimir Putin the most powerful candidate for the highest office, said press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. His words to the correspondent “Tapes.ru” on Thursday, December 7. “Yes, and the chance, of course, Putin — the level of support of the people, which he has, is not available to other candidates,” — said Peskov. A Kremlin spokesman also responded to the request of journalists to comment on statements of some analysts that Putin, the elections will be referendum in nature. He called these reflections “standard and nabivshy nauseam at knowing and reading people.” Earlier Thursday, Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev urged the government to work as closely and harmoniously in the crucial period before the presidential election, which intend to participate the acting head of state. About his desire to go to a new presidential term
The inhabitants of the Kuban farm Freedom asked the Governor Veniamin Kondratiev forbid them to die in rainy weather. The reason is that during rain the road to two cemeteries, which runs through the field, is unfit for travel, the “MK In the Kuban”. “We ask the road to “the other world” (the cemetery of the village of Freedom) to do at least relatively civilized roads to Eternity or to prevent residents of the village Freedom to die in rainy or inclement weather, because to get to the cemetery very difficult even with a tractor,” — said in a letter addressed to the head of the region. Retired farm appealed to the Governor with a request to make a gravel road to the cemetery, after another incident with the tractor challenge, which is “barely dragging in tow a hearse with a coffin and next of kin, and the men marching