The Minister of foreign Affairs of Portugal, Augusto Santos Silva and the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov © Vyacheslav Prokofyev/TASS MOSCOW, February 26. /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov discussed on Monday with his Portuguese counterpart Augusto Santos Silva the relations of Russia with the European Union and NATO, as well as the development of cooperation in trade and investment sphere. As pointed out the Russian Minister, during the talks, both sides expressed interest in improving relations between Russia and the EU that the interests of the entire European continent.
© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, February 26 /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov during a telephone conversation with the foreign Minister of Jordan Abdullah al-Safadi called for the introduction of a daily humanitarian pauses in the Syrian district of al-TANF and the refugee camp of al-Rakban. This was announced Monday in the Russian depodesta on the results of the conversation.
Hip-hop from animal sounds to make each Scientists at Cornell University along with “DJ wildlife” Ben Mirim has created an application-a game in which you can create music in the style of hip-hop animal sounds. The development was named “Beastbox” by analogy with “beatbox” (beatbox) — a technique of vocal performance, namely, to simulate unusual for a person of sounds, primarily drum machine. Play Beastbox on a special website. Musicians for a long time, taking inspiration from nature. With the new application, you can loop the sounds of wild animals and create huge variety of combinations. “Beastbox is a wonderful hybrid created by scientists, musicians, designers, animators and programmers, says Maya Thompson, project Manager, bird Academy the Bird lab of Cornell University. — It is dedicated to the idea that all of us can appreciate the musical side of life on the planet.” During the download an error has occurred.
Genetics safe. How to construct a “doomsday Vault” Exactly 10 years ago Svalbard was opened so-called “doomsday Vault” — Swavarski Global Bank seedbanks (eng. Svalbard International Seed Vault). 11фотографий11фотографий11фотографий What is it and why is it necessary? Briefly “Doomsday vault” is a bunker on Svalbard (territory of Norway). There are seeds of plants in case of environmental disaster. According to the UN 75% of crop diversity in the twentieth century has been lost. Storage will help to preserve what is left. During the download an error has occurred. What is it and why is it necessary? Long The vault is built on the island Longyearbyen the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard and represents a buried 120 metres, adjacent rooms, equipped with sluice chambers, explosion-proof doors and refrigeration walls. It is believed that it can withstand an earthquake, global warming and even a nuclear explosion.
“It’s schizophrenia”: Yakubovich on the “Field of dreams” Leonid Arkadyevich Yakubovich participated in the programme “Tonight” on the First channel, and said that thinking about the game show “Field of miracles”. He has been in this show since 1991: for more than 20 years. It all started with a question by Maxim Galkin: “How do you keep and how much love you have for people when they are in 20 seconds, don’t remember the quest”? It turned out that the participants of the “Field of miracles” to forget not only this, and yet who, for example, Bulgakov. During the download an error has occurred. The full episode can be viewed here.
The investigation is looking for other persons involved in the “cocaine case” The investigation is looking for other members of the criminal group who tried to bring in Russia, cocaine from Argentina, said the decision of Moscow city court has left under arrest of three persons. The decision to arrest the three defendants was handed down on 13 December last year, but journalists became known about it only now, soon after the Russian and Argentine authorities were told about this major operation. The three men appealed the court’s decision, but the appellate panel left him in power. As stated in the reasoning part of the judgment, the accused Vladimir Kalmykov “from the moment of detention assists the investigation, gives truthful, consistent testimony of pressure on witnesses was not provided”. Its protection believes that “his actions are no elements of crimes”. The defendants said in court, charged with attempted trafficking and
In Moscow, arrested three people for “cocaine case” The Tver court of Moscow arrested three people on charges of trying to smuggle drugs out of Argentina, told RIA Novosti press-service of the court. The decision handed down on 13 December last year, but journalists became known about it only now. The arrest of the defendants in the case was extended until April. Vladimir Kalmykov, Istimara Khudzhamov and Ali Ablanovo was charged with attempted trafficking and drug smuggling. They face long prison terms. As the Minister of security of Argentina Patricia Bullrich, the intelligence services of both countries managed to stop the delivery to Moscow of 389 kilograms of cocaine. In Argentina arrested several people, including members of the local police and a native of Russia. Bags of drugs found in the territory of the Russian Embassy. At the same time of the discovery police reported themselves diplomats. During the RAID,
Posted a video of the detention of “sex instructors” from Russia to Thailand The Nation channel has posted a video of the detention of the Russian participants of “sex-training” in a resort area of Thailand — Pattaya. Ten Russians accused of illegal entry into the country, the presence there of after the expiry of visas and work without official permission. Among the detainees — Alexander Kirillov and Anastasia Vashkevich, better known under the alias Alex Leslie and Anastasia Rybka. During the download an error has occurred. Illegal “sex training” It is reported that all ten detainees were at the training as “teachers” of seduction and sexual techniques. “Listeners” training was released after questioning. They said that the master class was paid, and each of them paid a “sex-guru” on 20 thousand Thai baht (about $ 650) for five days. A source in the police of Pattaya said that the training
© EPA-EFE/MOHAMMED BADRA MOSCOW, February 26. /TASS/. The militants released over the past week from the areas of Eastern ghouta on residential areas of Damascus, 228 mines and shells. This was reported to journalists by the head of the Center for conciliation of conflicting parties (part of RF Ministry of defense) major-General Yuri Evtushenko.
Sand: the tasks that will put Putin in the message may be in the form of decrees A Kremlin spokesman said that “there are different ways to legal incorporation and fixation of the main guidelines, the main target parameters of the” address to the Federal Assembly. MOSCOW, February 26. /TASS/. Tasks that will deliver the message to the Federal Assembly the Russian President and candidate for the presidency Vladimir Putin may be issued in the form of decrees, but there is another form of legal registration. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, answering journalists ‘ questions, recalled that on March 1, Putin address to the Federal Assembly. Of course, it is the constitutional duty of the President, he will announce this message in my capacity as the President of the Russian Federation. But since he is both a candidate during the electoral campaign, which now has a place, of