© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, December 31. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin in a new year’s address wished the Russians an important change for the better, and also thanked the citizens for their faith in Russia. Traditional President’s speech was aired in the Eastern time zone of the country, where has already come 2018. “The new year is primarily a family holiday. We celebrate it, as it was in childhood with gifts and surprises, with great warmth, with the expectation of important changes. And they will come into our lives, if each of us will always remember about your parents, cherish them, appreciate every minute you spend with them, if we are more aware of their children, their aspirations and dreams, and to support those who are near, who needs our support and generosity of soul,” – said Putin. In the last minutes of the outgoing year,
Navy of Argentina exploring new objects in the search area for the missing submarine MOSCOW, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. The ship of the Argentine Navy Islas Malvinas with the Russian deep-diving vehicle “Pantera plus” explores new objects in the framework of the operation to find the missing submarine “San Juan”. “At the moment the ship Islas Malvinas investigates new objects. In the evening in the search area will arrive the ship San Blas to refuel destroyers Sarandí…”, — stated in the message of the Navy of Argentina. According to military, the operation also involved Oceanographic research ship of the Russian Navy, “Yantar”. Submarine of the Navy of Argentina “San Juan” has ceased to leave on communication, November 15 at the transition from the naval base Ushuaia to Mar del Plata. At the time of last communication with submarines reported the accident. On Board were 44 people, including the first
The President of Iran has recognized the right of citizens to protest if it does not turn into violence MOSCOW, December 31. /TASS/. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday night demonstrations that swept the country in recent days. Policies recognized the right of citizens to protest, but only if it does not turn into violence. The words of the head of state gave a Press TV channel. “Protest and criticism of the constitutional rights of citizens, if they are different from violence and damage of public property”, — quotes the channel Rouhani, whose statement was the first reaction of the official persons of Iran in the unrest. Agency ISNA added that the President criticized the words of the American leader Donald trump, who called the logical way out into the streets participants of mass protests in Iran. “Those who call Iranians terrorists cannot count on the sympathy of our
© Ekaterina Shtukina/press service of the Russian government/TASS TASS, 31 Dec. Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev congratulated the Russians on New year and expressed the hope that 2018 will be generous with happy events and new opportunities.
Scientists told about the dangerous consequence of chronic lack of sleep MOSCOW, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. American scientists from the school of medicine at Washington University in St. Louis told about the dangerous consequences of sleepless nights. According to them, a lack of sleep contributes to the development of Alzheimer’s disease. A review of the research published on the University website. A group of neurologists under the guidance of doctor of medical Sciences Randall batmen found that chronic lack of sleep in the brain dramatically increases the concentration of the protein beta-amyloid (one of the triggers of Alzheimer’s disease. — Approx. ed.) that leads to the development of dementia. During the experiment it turned out that after a sleepless night the level of beta-amyloid in subjects by 25-30% higher than normal. It is noted that such indicators typically capture in people who are genetically prone to neurodegenerative diseases. This
25-metre main tree of Sakhalin burned in new year’s eve Moscow. 31 Dec. INTERFAX.RU Main tree of Sakhalin burned on Lenin square in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk in the new year’s eve (in the second hour of the night local time), on Sunday, reports the correspondent of “Interfax” from the scene. Witnesses were a few hundred residents and guests who gathered in the new year night on the square held a New year’s celebration and festivities. Publication of Elena Raguzina (@elena_raguzina) December 31, 2017 at 7:37 PST During the download an error has occurred. The 25 metre Christmas tree was burned completely. According to the preliminary version, the cause of fire faux wood has become sloppy-launched fireworks. No one was hurt. The new year 2018 will be remembered Sakhalin …. the lit Christmas tree on Lenin square The publication from Selling orchids Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (@yana040886_65) December 31, 2017 at 6:50 PST During the download
Detained for the explosion in St. Petersburg was charged in the attack The motive for the crime, he called the hatred of the organizers of psychological trainings, which were previously visited. 8фотографий8фотографий8фотографий Moscow. 31 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — Main investigation Department of the TFR in St. Petersburg detained presented earlier man charged with committing a terrorist act in the local supermarket under article 205 of the criminal code and sent to court the petition for its arrest, have informed “Interfax” TFR spokesman Svetlana Petrenko. According to her, established that the defendant deliberately fabricated and planted an improvised explosive device. Near the site of the explosion, he also hid two drives, which contained information on the reasons for this action and pictures of the explosive device. Investigative actions and expert studies, including genetic, confirm the involvement of the accused in the manufacture of an explosive device and record information on a flash
Ex-President Mugabe of Zimbabwe will provide a private jet and servants The head of state, who ruled the country for 37 years and retired after the seizure of power by the military, get residence in the capital and will be able to hire more than 20 employees. Moscow. 31 Dec. INTERFAX.RU the President of Zimbabwe Mr Emmerson Mnangagwa has approved the list of bonuses and privileges available to a former President of the country, misleading Western media. According to the order, to get the bonuses can do it, “former President of Zimbabwe, who at any time since December 31, 1987, held the post of President of Zimbabwe, at least one full term.” According to these rules, a former President Robert Mugabe, who took office on 31 December 1987, and retired on November 21, as a “bonus” to allocate the residence of the fleet and the aircraft for private flights. The
Putin in his new year greeting wished the Russians success and prosperity MOSCOW, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin in his new year greeting wished the Russians success and prosperity and change for the better in every family, because the New year is traditionally a family holiday, which is celebrated with gifts, surprises and special warmth. “On the threshold of a new, 2018. Of course, the holiday comes to us every year, but still we perceive it as new, good, desirable; believe that all is hidden in these moments, all our hopes will be fulfilled,” Putin said during his annual Christmas greetings to the Russians. The first new year’s address of the President was seen by the inhabitants of Kamchatka. The first channel of the first reconstructed mesh holiday broadcast so that each time zone and in Russia, 11 people saw the appeal of the
Putin has set a limit on the number of employees of the interior Ministry MOSCOW, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin set the maximum number of staff of MIA of Russia, the corresponding decree published on the official portal of legal information on Sunday. “To set 1 January 2018 the maximum number of staff of internal Affairs bodies of the Russian Federation, financed by budgetary appropriations of the Federal budget, in the amount of 871 894 units, including employees of internal Affairs bodies of the Russian Federation in the amount of 746 859 employees, Federal state civil servants — 17 199, workers — 130 813” — the document says.