Soft soil he defended the tower against earthquakes A group of geologists and engineers has established how the leaning tower of Pisa was able to move several large earthquakes since its construction, and it does not fall and not even sustain any damage. It turned out that such anomalous stability of the tower brought a dynamic interaction between a rigid tower structure and soft ground, which originally led to its inclination, according to the website of the University of Bristol. The leaning tower of Pisa was built almost two centuries — from 1173 at 1360. Even during construction due to errors when designing and irregular structure too soft ground, the tower began to lean. However, the construction was completed, after which the tower continued to slowly lean. Maximum roll construction reached 5.3 degrees, but now the Foundation of the tower was strengthened, and its slope is estimated to be about
Football barbecue is not a hindrance How regions can strengthen fire-prevention mode during FIFA world Cup. The government Commission on prevention and liquidation of emergency situations has prepared recommendations for the authorities at the time of the world Cup (world Cup). In particular, regions are recommended to introduce special fire-prevention mode with the ban on cultivation of fires, burning herbs and a visit to the forest. Previously, the newspaper “Izvestia” even reported on a possible ban on grilling kebabs, but the Protocol of the Commission and other documents says nothing about this. In GU Ministry of emergency situations of the Moscow region explained that the meat on the grill to roast is not prohibited, but this should be done in special places and under strict supervision. The minutes of the meeting of the government Commission on prevention and liquidation of emergency situations and ensuring fire safety are published on the
Russian Ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko © AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth LONDON, may 10. /TASS/. Russia will not get consular access to former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia, who suffered in Salisbury as a result of poisoning. On Thursday, said the Russian Ambassador in London Alexander Yakovenko on the results of the meeting with the CEO of the British foreign office security by Philip Burton. “I after this conversation, the mood is quite pessimistic,” – said the Russian Ambassador. “From her I learned that the British side does not intend to give access to Scriply, and therefore, we cannot ascertain in what state are they in and are there against their will. We don’t even know where they are,” he said.
Iraqi authorities detained five leaders of the IG* on the border with Syria WASHINGTON, may 10 — RIA Novosti. Operation on detention of five leaders of the group “Islamic state”* was held by the Iraqi authorities, with the assistance of the “Syrian democratic forces” (SDS), said the special representative of the President of the United States in the coalition fight against ISIS* Brett Mcguirk. “Iraqi forces detained five senior leaders* in coordination with DFS in the border region of Iraq and Syria. Excellent cooperation closes any possible escape route for the terrorists of the IG*”, — I wrote to Mcguirk on his Twitter page. The names of the detainees are not called. *A terrorist organization banned in Russia.
Nikita Belykh approved the sentence The Moscow city court rejected an appeal of former Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh and his lawyers on the sentence imposed on the former official Presnensky court of Moscow in February of this year. Mr. White was convicted of receiving a bribe in the amount of €400 thousand and sentenced to eight years in prison and a heavy fine. The defence tried to prove to the court that the former Governor did not commit the crimes alleged against him, but without success. Today the Moscow city court considers the appeal of the former Governor and his lawyer on a sentence of Presnensky court of Moscow. In February of this year, Mr. White was convicted of receiving a bribe in the amount of €400 thousand from the owner of the Kirov timber industry enterprises of Yuri Sudheimer for the overall protection and was sentenced to
The court allowed to hospitalize the ex-Director of the “Gogol-center” Malopolska Moscow. May 10. INTERFAX.RU — Ex-General producer of Autonomous non-commercial organization “the Seventh Studio” and former Director of the “Gogol-center” Alexei Malopolska hospitalitynet from the court. “Clinical and objective methods of examination of the accused Malopolska, outfit ambulance recommended his admission to the inpatient facility,” — said the “Interfax” press Secretary of the Basmanny court of Moscow Juno Tsarev. She added that it hospitalitynet in the 20 th city hospital. As the correspondent of “Interfax”, the building of the Basmanny court is a car intensive care ambulance. The source in medical circles told Interfax that while the Malopolska confirmed myocardial ischemia, but on the electrocardiogram to say that it was a heart attack, doctors can’t. “There is a deterioration of the ECG, but diagnosis of myocardial infarction is not yet set,” — said the Agency interlocutor. Earlier on Thursday
Trump has met three freed from North Korea to Americans Moscow. May 10. INTERFAX.RU American President Donald trump and Vice-President Mike Pence met and three have returned to US Americans who were released from detention in North Korea, said on Thursday CNN. The footage of the telecast is seen as the trump and the Pence together with their wives by Melania and Karen arrived to the plane, and then the President and first lady climbed aboard, where they met and spoke with the liberated citizens of the United States. After a while all arrived from North Korea U.S. citizens and spouses trump left the plane. The airliner, on Board of which were liberated by the Americans and US Secretary of state Michael Pompeo with his delegation landed at the air base around 2:40 local time (9:40 Moscow). Earlier it was reported that DPRK leader Kim Jong-UN went to meet the
McCain spoke about his contribution to the dirt on trump American Republican Senator John McCain said that he personally handed over to James Comey, who at the time was led by the FBI, incriminating dossier on the President of the United States Donald trump. About this politician said in his book The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations (“Tireless wave: good times, great battles and other high scores)”, excerpts of which publishes The Daily Beast. The politician explained that he decided to obtain a copy of the document which is now called “file”. After reading it, McCain decided that was contained in documents the facts “alarming”, but he did not know whether they correspond to reality. “So I did something that would make every American who cares about national security of their country,” he said. The Senator put the documents in his private safe and
In the state Duma propose to extend the “law of Dima Yakovlev” for interfering in elections in Russia Moscow. May 10. INTERFAX.RU. Representatives of all four Duma factions Thursday to submit to the Duma amendments to the “law of Dima Yakovlev”, offering to extend it to those who interfere in Russian elections, said the first Deputy head of the faction “United Russia” Andrei Isayev. “Today, Viktor Pinsky, along with a group of colleagues representing the four factions that would amend the law 2012 on the application of sanctions against those who violate rights of Russian citizens, the law of Dima Yakovlev. There is a list of those against whom these sanctions may be applied. This list will be supplemented at the suggestion of colleagues the point that they can be classified as those who interfere with elections in the Russian Federation”, — Isayev said to journalists on Thursday. The MP
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