Where is the longest residential building in the world (photos) To visit friends from next door, you need to drive a couple of bus stops away. Upstairs Unique multi-storey residential building, which is recognized as the longest, not only in Europe but in the world, is located in the small Ukrainian city of Lutsk. The longest house in the world is in luck. Total length (on the yellow line) is almost three kilometers! pic.twitter.com/LI4LYOEpIo — Andrey Maksimchuk (@maksimchuk_a) August 3, 2015 Designed by architects Vasily Malawian and Rostislav Metelnick, it resembles a honeycomb and combines the 40 houses of different heights: from 5 to 9 floors. The length of this construction is 1750 meters, and if you add and count all its branches, length of 2775 meters. The house, which was started in 1969 and was completed in 1980, is located on two streets: street Youth and the prospect of
An eyewitness told about the landing of the Tu-124 on the Neva river 55 years ago 55 years ago the pilots of a passenger airliner Tu-124 was able to land the plane in the Neva river, in this case, none of the passengers was hurt. About this unique event “Газете.Ru” told him the witness, the writer Yuri Tuisk. Upstairs New passenger airliner Tu-124 took off from the airport “ülemiste” in Tallinn in the early morning of August 21, 1963 at 8:55 and headed for the Moscow airport Vnukovo. The aircraft commander was the Victor Bridge, the second pilot — Vasily Chechenev. Together they flew not for the first time. On Board were six crew members and 45 passengers. After takeoff, the crew found that the nose landing gear jammed. With the rise in Tallinn the aircraft lost ball bolt (his then raised on the runway). To land in Tallinn was
Became known winners of the MTV Video Music Awards In the United States hosted the prestigious MTV Video Music Awards — 2018, is celebrated annually the most significant works in the field of music and chipmaking. The main winners of the ceremony this time were rappers KARDi B. and Childish Gambino, took three statues of the man in the moon. Upstairs Last night in new York at the concert hall of Radio City Music Hall hosted the 35th awards ceremony of MTV Video Music Awards, one of the brightest events of the year in music and lipopolysaccha. The highest number of nominations at this time received a hip-hop performer KARDi Bi — 25-year-old native of the Bronx claimed just ten awards including the most prestigious (“artist of the year” and “Video of the year”). By the way, that KARDi (real name — Alkalis Almanzar) was entrusted to open VMA-2018, it
Manafort was found guilty on eight counts WASHINGTON — RIA Novosti. The former head of the election headquarters of Donald trump by Paul Manafort was found guilty on 8 counts of 18, told television channel MSNBC, citing the jury’s decision read out by the judge. Upstairs The jury found Manafort guilty to tax fraud. The judge declared invalid accusations on 10 points for which the jury has not come to an agreement. Manafort accused of Bank fraud and tax evasion. The verdict in the case will be rendered later. The conviction means that Manafort likely to be sentenced to a prison term.
In the United States, the court denied the co-owners of Alfa-Bank’s claim against the author of the dossier in trump In the United States, the court denied the co-owners of Alfa-Bank Mikhail Fridman, Pyotr Aven and German Khan in libel suit by a former employee of British intelligence Christopher Touch, which prepared dossiers on Russian relations U.S. President Donald trump, writes The Guardian. In making this decision, judge Anthony Epstein referred to the law on the protection of freedom of speech in the United States. Upstairs The court ruled that the owners of Alfa-Bank are unable to prove that Steele knew about that published information contains the lie that he acted “with reckless disregard” to false information. “The law allows to consider claims of defamation if the defendants alleged defamatory statements will provide evidence that they will benefit the process. The plaintiffs have not provided such evidence,” the court concluded.
Universal armored engineer vehicle © Arthur Shaikhutdinov/TASS KUBINKA, August 21. /TASS/. Universal armored engineer vehicle (UBIM) was first shown to the public in a static exposition of the forum “Army-2018”.
KUBINKA /Moscow region/, August 21. /TASS/. The Minister of defence of the Russian Federation General of the army Sergei Shoigu inspected the weapons of the militants fighting in Syria, among the seized samples tested machines of the Third Reich, which was armed SS units in 1944, the correspondent of TASS. The exposition presented in the International military-technical forum “Army-2018”.
In the Kremlin told about the recent talks between Putin and Merkel Moscow. 21 Aug. INTERFAX.RU — Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during the recent negotiations discussed the consumption of gas in Europe, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. Upstairs “Topics included forecasts of volumes of consumption of gas on the European continent,” — said Peskov told reporters on Tuesday. He noted that there are conflicting predictions. “There are different concepts. It is obvious that the consumption will increase, but to what extent — the issue for further development”, — said Peskov. He recalled that the President of the Russian Federation stated about the preservation of the transit of gas through Ukraine. Earlier it was reported that Putin and Merkel agreed of the need to protect “Nord stream-2” from the attacks of third countries. See also: European media “lost” Angela Merkel
Pensions have given a place for discussion In the state Duma there will be a working group to discuss pension reform. Upstairs The concept of pension reform in Russia can vary in detail, but to raise the retirement age. On Tuesday during the parliamentary hearings on pension changes in the state Duma, said the head of the accounts chamber Alexey Kudrin. According to him, to Finance the deficit of the Pension Fund from the funds of oil revenues or reserves of the budget impossible. The increase in insurance premiums, according to the head of Ministry of labor Maxim Topilin, will lead to growth of shadow sector in the economy of the Russian Federation. The concept of the pension reform will be discussed, despite the adoption of the bill on raising the retirement age in the first reading. This was announced by the head of the accounts chamber Alexey Kudrin, speaking
Lavrov rejected the possibility of Russia’s use of the Taliban to fight with ISIS SOCHI, August 21. /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday rejected the use of Russian representatives of radical movement “the Taliban” (banned in Russia) to combat terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). Upstairs “I can’t imagine, even hypothetically, Russia could use the Taliban to fight with ISIS — Lavrov said at a press conference with first Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia, foreign Minister Ivica Dačić, responding to a question. — We are fighting ISIS with all means at our disposal, support the SAR in this fight, assist in equipping the Iraqi army for the same purpose”.