Ukraine has introduced a similar us sanctions against Russia

Ukraine has introduced a similar us sanctions against Russia The national security Council and defence of Ukraine (NSDC) under the chairmanship of the President of Petro Poroshenko has decided to introduce a similar us sanctions against Russia and to extend already introduced. According to the report on the website of the national security Council also imposed sanctions against individuals involved in information and cyberaggression against Ukraine, illegal actions against the citizens of Ukraine who are “illegally detained in Russia”, state Duma deputies and Federation Council members. The scandal around the poisoning of former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal started in March, London was accused of attack using a nerve agent in Moscow. The new US sanctions were imposed in early April, against 38 Russian companies, businessmen and politicians for “a variety of malicious activities of Russia”. Now Moscow is preparing a response to sanctions — 15 may, MPs will consider the

The leader of the Armenian opposition opened the way to power

The leader of the Armenian opposition opened the way to power The ruling Republican party of Armenia (RPA) will support the opposition candidate for Prime Minister. This was stated by the head of the faction in Parliament, Vahram Baghdasaryan, said on Wednesday, may 2, According to him, for this is one condition. “The RPA will vote for the candidate for Prime Minister, who will have the support of one third of deputies of the Parliament. We will not have own candidate,” said Baghdasaryan. Prior to this decision, the party held a meeting with his head of and a former President of the country Serzh Sargsyan. The vote on the election of the Premier is scheduled for may 8. New condition put forward by the Republicans, corresponds to the opposition leader, Nikol Pashinian, which the Parliament failed to elect on 1 may. Pashinyan was the only candidate, but he refused

The European Commission has asked Germany to increase contributions to the EU budget due to Brexit

The European Commission has asked Germany to increase contributions to the EU budget due to Brexit Moscow. May 2. INTERFAX.RU — the European Commission (EC) called upon Germany in the next ten years to increase payments to the budget of the European Union 12 billion euros per year. New costs and losses due to the upcoming British exit from the EU (Brexit) will require Germany, as the largest payer in the budget of the Union, an additional 3.5−4 billion euros per year, besides in the coming years will compensate for costs due to rising prices, said the European Commissioner for budget günther Oettinger in an interview with ARD organisations in Brussels on Wednesday. European Commission on Wednesday presented a draft budget of the European Union for the period 2021-2027 years in the amount of 1,135 trillion euros. The budget for the current seven-year period is 1,087 trillion euros. In connection

The United States successfully tested a nuclear reactor for exploration of the moon and Mars

The United States successfully tested a nuclear reactor for exploration of the moon and Mars NASA and Los Alamos national laboratory (involved in nuclear technologies) successfully tested a compact nuclear reactor Kilopower designed for lunar and Martian manned missions. This at a press conference, announced the representatives of the space Agency, was broadcast on the organization’s website. The reactor was tested from November 2017 to March 2018 in the desert of Nevada. As stated by representatives of NASA at a press conference, during testing the performance of the reactor was higher than expected. As the fuel Kilopower uses uranium-235, except for the actual reactor unit includes a Stirling engine and alternator. Technology allows us to continuously produce up to 10 kilowatts of power for ten years. How wrote portal Spaceflight News, the device is small in size (the core of the reactor is comparable with a roll of paper towels),

Scientists have discovered what blood higher chance of dying from injuries

Scientists have discovered what blood higher chance of dying from injuries MOSCOW, may 2 — RIA Novosti. In people with first blood, the risk of dying from severe injuries increased almost threefold compared to those with other groups. To such conclusion came scientists from the hospital Medical and dental University, Tokyo, examined data on 901 patient emergency. The results were published in the journal Critical Care. It was found that among patients with severe injuries — those which is fraught with death or long-term recovery period, mortality in people with first blood is 28%. Other groups the figure is 11%. According to Dr. Wataru Takayama, one of the authors of the research works on the relationship between blood group and risk of death from injuries received was incredibly small. Earlier scientists found out that people with first blood the higher the risk of bleeding due to poor clotting. It may

Environmentalists cut down huge head of the trump in the Arctic ice

Environmentalists cut down huge head of the trump in the Arctic ice Environmentalists from the Finnish non-governmental organization “Melting ice” launched a project Trumpmore, in which in the Arctic ice will be carved huge head of US President Donald trump. Their goal is to attract additional attention to the topic of global warming. This was reported on the website of the project. Ice head trump should be a good example of the climate change on Earth. According to the plans of the activists, eventually the glacier will melt, and with it the face of the American President, who denies the existence of this phenomenon. “Global warming is one of the most important issues and topics. There are still people who doubt that this is a problem. We want to build a monument for all of us — so we will see how long will the sculpture before it melted. Often

Embassy of the Russian Federation stated that the artificiality of the British charges in the case Skripal obvious

The Russian Embassy in London © Ilya Dmitriev/TASS LONDON, may 2. /TASS/. The Russian Embassy in London believes that the recent statements by British officials about the case Skrobala prove that addressed to Russia the charges were based on speculation. This was reported in Wednesday’s press-Secretary of Department, commenting on made a statement on 1 may the government adviser on the national security of the UK Mark Sedwill. At the meeting with deputies of the parliamentary Committee on defence Sedwill admitted that British investigators have not yet established exactly who poisoned ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia in Salisbury. “Sedwill reaffirmed that sounded in the address of the Prime Minister of serious allegations and the ensuing far-reaching foreign policy decisions in mobilizing the political support of the Western bloc was based on mere speculation,” – said at the Embassy. “No evidence of Russian involvement in this crime and

Basque group ETA announced the complete dissolution

Basque group ETA announced the complete dissolution MOSCOW, may 2 — RIA Novosti. The terrorist organization announced the dissolution of its structures and a complete cessation of activities, the letter said Basque separatists, the text of which was published in the newspaper Diario. “THIS made the decision to complete the historical cycle and its activities, putting an end to its existence. In this regard, THIS fully disbanded its structure, stopping any political activity,” — said in a letter dated April 16. The message said that the decision stemmed from the strategic course for change adopted by the supporters of Basque separatism. “So… THIS completed a process initiated in 2010 to start a new political cycle in the land of the Basques,” wrote representatives of the organization. The terrorist group ETA (Euzkadi Ta Azkatasuna, the Basque language means “homeland and freedom”) was founded on 31 July 1959. Its victims for all

In Armenia disrupted the work of Parliament

In Armenia disrupted the work of Parliament A meeting of the National Assembly of Armenia, scheduled for may 2, has not taken place, informs “Interfax”. Before the meeting, signed up 33 members, while the quorum requires the presence of 53 parliamentarians. However, the speaker of the Armenian Parliament Ara Babloyan stated purpose of date of elections of the new Prime Minister of the country — they will be held on may 8. Candidates for this position have not yet been made. Some MPs are unable to attend the meeting because of the protesters that morning of may 2 began to block roads in Yerevan and to block the work of the city’s subway. That cause referred, in particular, in the faction of the ruling Republican party. Representatives of the second largest parliamentary force, the opposition party “Prosperous Armenia” announced a boycott of Parliament. On may 1, the National Assembly failed

Over Ukraine Navis, a 27-billion debt

Over Ukraine Navis, a 27-billion debt Ukraine in the next four years must repay the debt for a total amount of 27 billion dollars, said Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman. His words leads to “Interfax”. The head of government stressed that to meet its debt obligations Kiev need external support. According to him, the reduction of Ukraine’s dependence on the assistance of international partners will occur in the case of growth of the economy. Groisman also noted the restructuring of debt undertaken by his predecessor as Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. “But the burden remains high,” he added. In April, the Ukrainian authorities have recognized the impossibility of issue of Eurobonds without the next tranche from the International monetary Fund. According to the Deputy Minister of Finance Sergei Marchenko, without the participation of the IMF is “it will be expensive if at all possible.” Ukraine plans to attract about four billion dollars