Yulia Samoilova explained the failure at the Eurovision song contest MOSCOW, may 12 — RIA Novosti. Russian singer Yulia Samoylova, who failed to reach the final of the international song contest Eurovision in Lisbon commented. “I know my schools, I see a lot of errors. And it’s not just like: I didn’t,” said the singer in the program “Let them talk” on channel one. Samoilov also thanked viewers for their support, noting that he sees the result of any political motive. According to her, before the finals not reached many strong performers. The second semi-final of the song contest took place in Lisbon on Thursday. Samoilova made under the sixth number with the song “I Won’t Break”. The singer did not have enough votes of the audience and a professional jury to go through to the final. Julia Samoylova was supposed to perform at the Eurovision song contest in 2017
Russian education raises problematic issues The best Russian universities may be denied the right to work. The reason for this — the existing system of accreditation and licensing of higher education institutions. It has criticized the rectors of leading Russian universities. In their view, the system focuses on formal criteria assessment, but not on the quality of education. A similar approach has already caused serious problems in major universities: previously, the license was stripped of the European University in St. Petersburg. What are the claims of the expert community, and how experts see the correct device accreditation and licensing of universities? This question was answered by the rector of the Moscow physico-technical Institute Nikolay Kudryavtsev: “We feel a very strong regulation, and that is what raises the temperature, and there are cases where universities that are very well-prepared students get these “black marks” on the basis of formal indicators. For
Died political analyst Igor Bunin The President of Fund “the Center of political technologies” Igor Bunin died on 73-m to year of life. About this TASS said the head of the Russian Jewish Congress (the analyst was part of it) Yuri Kanner. “About the cause of death is not known to me,” said Mr. Kanner. Igor Bunin graduated in 1970 from the historical faculty of the Moscow University, and then until 1982 he worked at the Institute of world economy and international relations of the Academy of Sciences. Then moved into the academic Institute of the labor movement. In 1992 he became an expert of the Fund of Mikhail Gorbachev, since 1993 worked as a political strategist. At the same time headed the Center for political technologies. Doctor of political Sciences.
© Press service of the Embassy of Russia in France/TASS PARIS, may 13. /TASS/. The Russian Embassy in France has asked the French authorities with the request as to whether had the French nationality of the person who committed the terrorist act in Paris on the evening of 12 may. About it the correspondent of TASS said the Russian office.
The building of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation © Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS MOSCOW, may 13. /TASS/. The campaign to discredit the Victory Day the Ukrainian authorities failed, despite Kiev’s attempts to downplay the significance of the holiday and to intimidate Ukrainian society, according to the Russian foreign Ministry.
Media called the name of who attacked passers-by in Paris Attacked with a knife at passers-by in the centre of Paris called Khamzat Asimov. He received French citizenship in 2010. It is reported portal France Info. “Now we know more about the aggressor. His name was Khamzat Asimov, he was born in Chechnya on 1 November 1997. He received French citizenship in 2010”, — stated in the message. Earlier, the Russian Embassy in France asked the French authorities information about the nationality of the person who committed the knife attack in Paris. Media reported that he is a native of Chechnya. Responsibility for the attack took the “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). One person was killed and four were injured. The attacker was shot and killed.
Destroyer “Restless” © Igor Zarembo/TASS KALININGRAD, may 13. /TASS/. Marine tug boats of the Baltic fleet held the destroyer “Restless” from Baltiysk – the main base of the BF in Kaliningrad region – in Kronstadt, where it will become a floating exhibit of the Maritime branch of the Park “Patriot”, said on Sunday reporters spokesman of the fleet Roman Martov.
In the United States compared his hypersonic weapons from the Russian USA almost on par with Russia and China in the development of hypersonic weapons, as Washington focused on the creation of non-nuclear missiles. It is stated in the material the American TV channel CNBC. 7фотографий7фотографий7фотографий Earlier, the author notes, the military leadership of the United States has repeatedly claimed that the country lags behind the Eastern States in this respect and, probably, unable to reflect the impact of hypersonic missiles. Military expert Zoe Stanley, Lokman, whose opinion leads the TV channel, said that the US has another goal: if Moscow and Beijing are engaged in nuclear development, Washington focuses on non-nuclear. Stanley Lokman says that non-nuclear hypersonic missiles aimed at the defeat of smaller goals, so for them, accuracy is important, but for nuclear — no. Thus, the United States can get ahead of the competition. This also applies
Chinese aircraft carrier of its own production went to test swimming BEIJING, may 13 — RIA Novosti. The first Chinese aircraft carrier of its own production went to the swimming test, according to China Central television. It is noted that the carrier left its homeport at 07.00 local time and began its test voyage. Second Chinese aircraft carrier Type 001A, which was the first own production, was launched in April 2017. It was built in 2013. The length of the carrier 315 m, width 75 m, weight — 70 thousand tons, cruising speed 31 knot. Chinese media reported that on Board can be 36 fighters “Jian-15” (J-15). During the download an error has occurred. China’s first aircraft carrier “Liaoning” was based on purchased from Ukraine in 1998 unfinished Soviet cruiser “Varyag”. Work on its transformation into an aircraft carrier began at a shipyard in the Chinese Dalian in 2005. The
Trump welcomed the closure of nuclear test site in North Korea WASHINGTON, may 13 — RIA Novosti. The President of the United States Donald trump welcomed the impending closure of the nuclear test site in North Korea, reported by state media in Pyongyang. “North Korea has announced that this month they will close down the nuclear test site before the big summit on 12 June. Thank you, very smart and kind gesture!” — tweeted trump, who plans to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN on June 12 in Singapore. North Korea has announced that they will dismantle Nuclear Test Site this month, ahead of the big Summit Meeting on June 12th. Thank you, a very smart and gracious gesture! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) may 12, 2018