Burned in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk fir will replace the other MOSCOW, 1 Jan — RIA Novosti. In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on the site burned down Christmas tree will establish a new. This is stated in the message on the website of the city administration. In the night of Monday lit the 25-meter artificial fir installed on Lenin square. The exact causes of the incident are established, the source of failure to follow safety procedures when launching firecrackers. It will replace the 12-meter-high artificial Christmas tree purchased for the city Park and was previously on the stadium of “Space”. During the download an error has occurred. According to the head of the city Park of culture and recreation of Viktor Kalyuzhny, the installation of the wood finish during the day.
In Moscow at fire extinguishing in a residential building rescued three people MOSCOW, 1 Jan — RIA Novosti. Three people rescued from a fire in an apartment house in Moscow, reported the press service of the Moscow Central Board MOE. Fire on an area of eight square meters occurred on the eighth floor of a residential building at the address: plavskiy proezd, Dom 4. “In the course of fighting the fire were firefighters rescued 3 people from a burning apartment (all rescued people were transferred to physicians for review) and another 4 people were withdrawn from the upper floors for security reasons”, — stated in the message. The fire was extinguished at 9.58, added the Agency. Information on victims did not arrive.
The commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Vladimir Korolev © Mikhail Metzel/TASS SAINT PETERSBURG, 1 Jan. /TASS/. The formation of groupings of strategic nuclear deterrence will become an important direction of work of the General command of the Navy of Russia, said chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Vladimir Korolev. “The most important segment of the General command of the Navy in the future will be the formation of groupings of strategic nuclear deterrence in the composition of the ships – carriers of high-precision weapons, long-range, improvement of system of basing of the Navy, providing a balanced supply of arms and ammunition”, – said Korolev.
Dubai set a Guinness record for the most massive laser show DUBAI, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. Dubai new year’s eve set the world record for the most massive laser show, to see it gathered tens of thousands of spectators, the correspondent of RIA Novosti. This New year show “Light Up 2018” for the first time have replaced the traditional fireworks at the highest building in the world — Burj Khalifa. On it for a few seconds until 2018 was launched the countdown to the New year, and then the audience for about 7 minutes, watched laser projection, accompanied by music, the tower itself, the neighboring skyscrapers, the famous dancing fountains. The show was filled with national symbols. In the end the tower was projected huge soaring Falcon. During the download an error has occurred. The record will be in the Guinness book of records as the “the biggest laser
With the New year Bulgaria became Chairman of the Council of the EU Prime Minister Boyko Borisov intends among others to raise with the Council the issue of lifting anti-Russian sanctions. SOFIA, January 1. /TASS/. Bulgaria on Monday became the rotating President of the Council of the European Union. As reported TASS, the Minister of the Bulgarian presidency of the EU Council lilyana Pavlova, in the next six months will be held in Sofia 300 official events, including 30 with the participation of political leaders of European States, and the country will be visited by over 25 thousand guests. In the framework of our chairmanship will be held 300 meetings in Bulgaria and 1.5 thousand of meetings at the highest expert level in Strasbourg and Brussels. We expect that in six months the country was visited by about 25 thousand visitors.Ljiljana Halloweenish Bulgarian presidency of the EU Council According to
© Yuri Smityuk/TASS MOSCOW, January 1. /TASS/. The regular Armed forces of the Russian Federation decreased from 1 January 2018 by nearly 300 people. This is stated in the decree signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Found an unexpected cure for the aging brain MOSCOW, 1 Jan — RIA Novosti. Scientists from Lancaster University have found that a medicine used for the treatment of diabetes, can be used against Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related diseases. The study is published on the website EurekAlert. Experts used transgenic mice whose DNA had genes responsible for the development of Alzheimer’s disease in humans. At a late stage of the disease, scientists have introduced a triple drug, including glukagonovy peptide-1, glucosidation insulinotropic polypeptide and glucagon, which stimulate the development of tissues. This decision was due to the fact that in Alzheimer’s disease in the human brain is not enough these substances. In the end, in mice decreased the number of plaques in the brain, decreased levels of inflammation and oxidative stress. Thus, failed to prevent the death of nerve cells and to keep their jobs.
Bi-bi-si: a fire destroyed up to 1.4 thousand cars in the Parking lot in Liverpool LONDON, 1 Jan. /TASS/. The fire destroyed up to 1.4 thousand cars in the Parking lot near the concert-entertainment centre Echo Arena in Liverpool. On Sunday said broadcasting Corporation Bi-bi-si. The police reported that burned all the cars in the Parking lot with a capacity of 1,6 thousand places. “We believe that all the cars parked in the Parking lot, was destroyed by fire. We encourage all owners to contact their insurance companies,” — said in a statement, the emergency services, which leads the Agency Press Association. In connection with the major fire at the Echo Arena was cancelled, the international horse show. As a result of incident nobody was seriously hurt, the police added. 12 fire brigades are on the scene trying to cope with the fire.
Kim Jong-UN announced the completion of the DPRK’s nuclear forces in the country TASS, 1 January. North Korea in 2017, completed the establishment of its nuclear forces. On Monday said the country’s leader Kim Jong-UN. 11фотографий11фотографий11фотографий “We have completed the establishment of the national nuclear forces of our country”, — said Kim Jong-UN in his new year speech broadcast by the Central television of the DPRK. The leader also said that the nuclear button is always on his Desk. “The nuclear button is on my desktop,” — said Kim Jong-UN, adding that due to the presence of Pyongyang’s nuclear deterrent force, “the United States will not be able to start a war” against the DPRK. In addition, he added that the DPRK has entered the final stage of preparation for a new test launch of an Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
Russia will have a the registry dismissed in connection with loss of trust of officials MOSCOW, 1 Jan — RIA Novosti. The registry dismissed in connection with loss of trust of officials will appear in Russia in 2018. Russian Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika at the beginning of December 2017, reported the appearance of such a registry in interview to the newspaper “Kommersant”. “From the beginning of next year will come into force legislative Novella — a public registry of persons dismissed in connection with loss of trust”, — said Chaika. In the opinion of the attorney General, the fear of being black listed will be an additional incentive for officials to comply with laws. As noted by Chaika, nearly 1.5 thousand corrupt officials were dismissed in connection with loss of trust over the past few years: in 2016, in connection with loss of trust laid off about 400 officials, and