Demonstrators in Yerevan have started to block building of government agencies Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU — opposition Supporters protesting in Yerevan against the appointment of ex-President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan to the post of Prime Minister, surrounded the building of the General Prosecutor’s office, foreign Ministry and state revenue Committee, said on Tuesday the correspondent of “Interfax”. 12фотографий12фотографий12фотографий The actions of the activists led by leader of the opposition parliamentary faction “EFC”, Nikol Pashinian, said earlier “about the beginning of the nonviolent velvet revolution” in Armenia. At the entrance to each building has 10-15 people, blocking the door. Currently, the Armenian Parliament held a special meeting to discuss the issue of the election of Sargsyan to the post of Prime Minister. The Parliament building is surrounded by police officers.
Night RAID: Syria is again under rocket attack On the night of April 17, the Syrian military airfield “Sirat” which suffered from the attack. According to Arab media, the attack made the Israeli air force. This country is not at war with Syria, but tel Aviv said it would hinder the strengthening in Syria Iranian influence. Why Israel fears the presence of Iran in Syria, “Газете.Ru” said the former head of the Israeli intelligence service Mossad, major General Danny Yatom. Arab portal “al-Masdar” referring to Syrian military said that the RAID on the military airfield “Shirt” made of the Israeli air force, although this information is not confirmed by the Israeli army. The portal noted that the Israeli air force carried out a second attack on Syria in the last week. Earlier it was reported that two F-15 Israel struck eight missiles on the airfield “Tifor”. Correspondent “Газеты.Ru” talked about
The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova © Valery sharifulin/TASS MOSCOW, April 17. /TASS/. Messages in the Western media that Russia and Syria have hindered the entry of inspectors of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons (OPCW) in the Duma, looks at least unscrupulous, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova. Comment posted Tuesday on the website of the Russian depodesta.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov © Sergey Karpov/TASS MOSCOW, April 17. /TASS/. Russia calls on participants in the Group of seven in the case of the incident in Salisbury to avoid actions that would undermine the Convention on the prohibition of chemical weapons (CWC). This is stated in the posted Tuesday on the website of the Russian foreign Ministry’s comments, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov. “We call on members of the Group of seven to find the strength to overcome their own short-term political ambitions and still not allow actions that directly undermine the spirit and letter of the Convention,” – said Ryabkov. “We hope that colleagues will take into account are set out in anticipation of the special session of the OPCW Executive Council on 18 April of this year, discussions on the same day, the situation around the case Skrobala in the
Andrey Zvyagintsev was included in the jury of the Cannes film festival Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU — Director Andrey Zvyagintsev will be included in the jury of the 71-th Cannes film festival, said in an interview with Screen International, the Director of the show Thierry Fremaux. Earlier it was reported that the Chairman of the jury this year will be actress cate Blanchett. The other jury members yet to be announced. Last week it was announced the competitive program of festival. It included including a new film by Kirill Serebrennikov “Summer”, telling about Victor tsoe. In addition, in the main program hit the tape a classic Jean-Luc Godard’s “Image and speech,” “Black all kinds of things over” spike Lee, “the Three faces” by Jafar Panahi, Under “silver Lake” by David Robert Mitchell, Dogman Matteo Garrone and “Cold war” Paul Pawlikowska. 71-th Cannes film festival will be held from 8 to
The artists painted houses in the Belgian city (photo) Now, murals and graffiti remain there on a permanent basis. Publication of The Crystal Ship (@thcrstlshp) 12 April 2018 12:16 PDT During the download an error has occurred. At the beginning of April in the Belgian city of Ostend hosted the third international festival of street art The Crystal Ship by 2018. The event came to the city artists from around the world whose works decorate homes, playgrounds, bars and industrial facilities. Publication of The Crystal Ship (@thcrstlshp) 9 APR 2018 11:48 PDT During the download an error has occurred. Publication of The Crystal Ship (@thcrstlshp) APR 9, 2018 at 1:58 PDT During the download an error has occurred. It is noteworthy that the festival is The Crystal Ship is considered the largest event of its kind in Europe. This year, the city worked more than 20 street art by artists
Two months of the year the air is nice better not to breathe MOSCOW, April 17 — RIA Novosti. According to a study conducted from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018, nice became the champion of France for the number of days when air quality in the city is below average, if not poor, according to L Express. Nice of the 12 months of observations for 67 days the content of impurities in the air exceeds the norm. In the second position in the ranking with a figure of 60 days is Avignon, then Marseille (57 days). “Pollution related to high levels of ozone, caused by a large amount of sunlight, and emissions from industry and road traffic,” explains Florence Peron, the Manager of the organization for the protection of the environment Airpaca in nice. The publication notes that in nice, the pollution level was never low, but also
Firefighters were in the shopping center “Winter cherry” in seven minutes after the call MOSCOW, April 17 — RIA Novosti. Firefighters arrived to a burning TC “Winter cherry” as quickly as possible, and began to extinguish the fire in 7 minutes after a call to emergency services, said the acting Director of readiness of forces and special fire protection of EMERCOM of Russia Maxim Maksimenko at a press conference devoted to the work of firefighters during the tragedy in Kemerovo. A fire in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo “We have the information about how the fire came to our unit. Call system 112 received in 16.03. Within less than a minute, 16.04, he was transferred to the MES, within a minute were sent forces and means of fire garrison of the city of Kemerovo at a premium, the second room of the fire, all the cars were sent out, and
The business Ombudsman decided to look into “the wildest stories” about the death of a businessman in jail Petersburg Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU — the Commissioner of the Russian President for human entrepreneurs Boris Titov has received the address of the Deputy of the state Duma about the death in the detention center in St. Petersburg businessman Valery Wheat. “State Duma Deputy Igor Igoshin (fraction “United Russia” — if) sent me a request on this subject. We will, of course, understand,” wrote Titov on his Facebook page on Tuesday. 56-year-old Wheat, the owner of the company “Novit Pro”, was charged under part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (fraud in especially large size) in the case of embezzlement during the construction of the submarine “Varshavyanka”. On 5 February it became known that his body was found in SIZO-4 UFSIN of Russia for Saint-Petersburg and Leningrad region. “Novaya Gazeta”
Started a trial about the death of “the Russian Elon musk” in prison The investigators find out the circumstances of the death in jail of the businessman Valery Wheat, nicknamed the “Russian Elon Musk”. On Tuesday, April 17, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the press service of the FSIN. On the death of a Wheat, who was detained in SIZO-4 UFSIN of Russia for Saint-Petersburg and Leningrad region, under investigation by staff of the Investigative Committee. Simultaneously, the FPS conducts official investigation. Entrepreneur and engineer Valery Wheat found dead in prison on 5 February. As reported by “Novaya Gazeta”, was originally the prison officials gave him the death look like suicide, but examination showed that the cause suffered injuries. The arrested man beaten, tortured and raped. His wife told reporters that shortly before the death of Wheat gave her three notes, which told me nothing to pay. Wheat was