The Ukrainian constitutional court ruled unconstitutional the “law on the Russian language”, 2012 The constitutional court (CC) of Ukraine recognized unconstitutional the law “On principles of state language policy”, the so-called law of Kivalov-Kolesnichenko, which was adopted in June 2012. It is reported TASS with reference to the press service of the court. This law went into mass called “the law of the Russian language”. He suggested that Russian and other minority languages (which at the time of adoption, there were 17, including Gagauz, Yiddish and krymchak) “used measures aimed at their use is subject to a ten percent representation of native language on the territory where it is distributed”. After the events of 2014, the Verkhovna Rada considered the law repealed.
Jared Kushner has lowered the level of security clearance Several employees of the White house, including son-in-law and senior adviser to the President of the United States Jared Kushner, has lowered the level of access to classified information. The tolerance level was lowered from “top secret” to “secret”. This was done by decision of the head of the White house of John Kelly. He ordered that those employees who have applied for permanent permission for a security clearance until June of last year and still didn’t get it because of the protracted verification of personal data, took their temporary permits, which was done. Commenting on changes in the status of Mr. Kouchner, a spokesman for the White house Sarah Sanders said he was “a valuable member of the team” and “will continue its important work.” The head of the White house, John Kelly, expressed his confidence that Jared Kushner is
Federal Chancellor of Austria, Sebastian Kurz, and the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin © Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, February 28. /TASS/. Russia will not endlessly tolerate the attacks of the militants of the East Guta, which are applied even by the Embassy and the trade representation of Russia. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin on a press – conferences following the results of negotiations in the Federal Chancellor of Austria Sebastian Kurtz.
Barbra Streisand has admitted that cloned his beloved dog MOSCOW, 28 Feb — RIA Novosti. American actress, Director, producer and singer Barbra Streisand has admitted that cloned their dog, dead in 2017. As told Streisand in an interview with Variety magazine, two out of three of her Pets are clones of her dead 14-year-old dog breed Coton de Tulear named Samantha. They are different by nature. I’m waiting for when they are older, so I can see if they have it (Samantha) brown eyes and seriousness. Streisand announced that cloning of the cells was taken before the death of the dog out of her mouth and stomach. As writes the edition, to distinguish between cloned puppies Streisand dressed them in red and purple costumes. Due to the color of their outfits dog has received the appropriate names Miss Scarlett and Miss violet. “First cat” of New Zealand and other Pets
“Soyuz MS-06” with three astronauts undocked from the ISS KOROLEV (Moscow region), 28 Feb — RIA Novosti. The spacecraft “Soyuz MS-06” with three astronauts undocked from the International space station and began the return to Earth, told reporters on the night of Wednesday in the Moscow mission control Center. “There is a discharging mode of decoupling,” said the commentator start-up. In 04.39 engines “Union” included the braking and 5.09 will enter the Earth’s atmosphere. Overload about 4G, the crew will experience 05.11 and 05.17 command is given to the opening of the main parachute. It is expected that the landing capsule of “Soyuz MS-06” will land in the steppes of Kazakhstan at 05.31 GMT. You return to Earth Russian cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin and American astronaut mark Vande Hai Jo Aqaba. The crew had the station for 168 days. On the ISS until the next crew (55/56) were Russian Anton shkaplerov,
What will change in life of Russians from March 1 The extension of the dacha Amnesty, active longevity and other innovations. The portal iz.ru made the traditional selection of the major changes, which is expected in March 2018: for gardeners, pensioners, drivers and all the rest. The capital Amnesty From March 1, 2018 February 1, 2019 will operate the “second wave” Amnesty. At this time the Russians, who were not previously declared on their overseas accounts and property, they will be able officially to declare on the territory of the Russian Federation. While they will not face the administrative, tax and — in some cases — criminal liability for concealing this information. The Amnesty applies not only to individuals, but including those who participated in the first Amnesty. To file a return will be from March 1, 2018. The main condition of the property and Bank accounts abroad had to
FSB stopped the activities of an underground weapons shop with the symbols of the “artillery barrage” Russian FSB reports on the suppression of activity of members of a regional criminal group involved in illicit trafficking of weapons in the Central Federal district, exemption, including merchandise with the symbols of extremist organizations “Artillery”. “On 27 February in Kaluga arrested the organizer of a specified criminal activity and his three accomplices. As a result of the activities of the illicit seizure of 27 firearms, over a hundred of major parts and components thereof, nine improvised explosive devices, 3.5 kg of explosives, more than 200 cartridges of various calibre, the adaptation for silent and flameless shooting,” — said “Interfax” on Wednesday in TSOs FSB. It also noted that were seized literature and leaflets unconstitutional content attributes with the symbols of extremist organizations “Artillery”. In addition, according to the secret service stopped the activity
The crew of the US Navy aircraft was blinded and frozen in the air The crew of the U.S. Navy EA-18G Growler in flight suffered severe frostbite and lost visibility during the flight, writes Defense News. The incident occurred due to a failure of the system of temperature control in the cockpit. The temperature dropped to -30°C, the cabin filled fog, the devices were covered with ice. At this point the aircraft was at a height of more than 7.5 km in 90 kilometers from Seattle. According to the newspaper, the aircraft was headed from Washington state to base China lake in California. The crew managed to cancel the flight to the destination and return to base Whidbey-Aylen. See also: Old aircraft, icing as the cause of the disaster. Why are we afraid to fly
The lawyer of the defendant was “cocaine business” said it was a provocation of the American special services According zherebenkova, cocaine was planted by Argentine police with the participation of the USA to discredit the Embassy. 8фотографий8фотографий8фотографий The alleged organizer of the so-called cocaine case, Andrei Kovalchuk convinced that the drug appeared in school of the Russian Embassy in Argentina as a result of provocation, organized by the local police and American secret services, reported to “Interfax” on Wednesday, his lawyer Vladimir Zherebenkov. “Kovalchuk is convinced that the drugs were planted by Argentine police while participating in this provocation of the American special services to discredit the Russian diplomatic mission”, — he said. According to the lawyer, his client insists that discovered in twelve suitcases were coffee, alcohol, personal items and gifts. Thus, he argues, the suitcases were much lighter than at the time of detection of cocaine. According to
Pupils of Murmansk branch of the Nakhimov naval school © Lev Fedoseyev/TASS SAINT PETERSBURG, February 28. /TASS/. Competition in the higher naval educational institution within the system of Military training and research center (VUNTS) of the Russian Navy, came to the performance, which was recorded in Soviet times. This was reported TASS the head of the Russian Navy Vice-Admiral Vladimir Kasatonov. “This year we went on a full set. We have for some time been incomplete sets, now we are completely left to the inherent features and the competition, which was to 90 years: more than four people, girls, more than 12 people in the place. I think this is not the limit,” – said Kasatonov. The Vice-Admiral said the high minimum score among the applicants to the naval Academy. “With such minimal scores enter prestigious educational institutions. Despite the fact that specialty of ours is very complex: from nuclear