Repair of “Admiral Kuznetsov” demanded “exotic solutions” Repair is the only Russian aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov”, which was used drowned in October, floating dock PD-50, will be continued by one of the four options said “Kommersant” the President of “United shipbuilding Corporation” (USC) Alexey Rakhmanov. According to the top Manager, each of the considered options “has its own price and its own characteristics”. The first involves “the acquisition of the dock where it is available.” The second possibility involves the docking of “Admiral Kuznetsov” in one of the existing transmission structures. “Plus there are a couple of exotic solutions, which don’t want to talk, you first need to perform a number of geological and engineering research,” said USC President. Rakhmanov assured that the Corporation has two possible date for re-docking. “The first summer of 2019, the second taking into account the redistribution of the work order on the cruiser —
Incredible stunt surfer: came off the Board, but climbed back 11-time world champion of surfing, Kelly Slater came off Board during a competition in Hawaii. But the athlete managed to get back on it. It is believed that Slater has raised the surfing to new heights, adding tricks in the style of skateboarding. But this trick is unlikely to enter the common vocabulary. During the download an error has occurred.
Disco dancer: a very rhythmic woodcock caught on video The employee of environmental services took video of American woodcock, which has a very funny gait. During the download an error has occurred. See also: Fearless photographer took video of a very curious bear A whimsical dance of starlings caught on video
In Barcelona in the riots affected more than 60 people MADRID, 21 Dec — RIA Novosti. More than 60 people were injured in clashes in Barcelona, said the ambulance service of Generalitat on Twitter. According to the service, appealed to doctors 62 people, including 57 with injuries. In the hospital delivered eight people, their condition is not dangerous to life. Among the victims — 35 employees of law enforcement bodies of the Catalan Mossos d’esquadra. Earlier it was reported about 51 injured. Detained 12 people, including ten in Barcelona and two in the municipality of Mont-Roig del camp (province of Tarragona), told RIA Novosti press-service of the Mossos d’esquadra. On Friday in several districts of Barcelona held protests, clashes with police occurred on the street Laietana, street Drassanes, Parallel Avenue. Radical protesters attacked police with stones, firecrackers and paint, overturned dumpsters, pulled out the lights. In response, the police used
The alien tried to Rob a Bank on a deserted Arctic island On the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard for the first time, robbed a Bank. On it informs edition The Local. The suspect came into the Bank branch in the Norwegian city of Longyearbyen and, threatening with a firearm and demanded money. He managed to escape with the loot, but was soon arrested by the police. According to law enforcement, he came from another country. Longyearbyen is on the island of Spitsbergen at a distance of 1050 kilometers from the North pole. There live about two thousand people, most of them know each other. For trips to other towns usually use the aircraft.
Browder in absentia arrested in the case on organization of criminal community The General Prosecutor’s office was supported in the Tver district court of a motion of the Investigative Department of the MIA of Russia on the remand in custody of a citizen of the United Kingdom of great Britain and Northern Ireland William Browder Felix. As reported by correspondent “RG” in supervising Department, Browder accused under article of the criminal code on the organization of criminal community committed by a person using his official position. As noted in the state office of public Prosecutor, having considered the petition, the court decided to accord the accused a measure of restraint in form of detention for two months. The term of Browder in custody is calculated from the date of issue of the Russian law enforcement bodies. Recall that in November the Prosecutor’s office said that Russia will soon announce William
The expert explained the resignation of Mattis as head of the Pentagon MOSCOW, 21 Dec — RIA Novosti. The resignation of James Mattis from his post as Minister of defense will be seen as the continuation of the crisis the administration of President trump, the chief researcher of the Institute of USA and Canada studies, Vladimir Vassilyev. According to the expert, Mattis has several aspects. One of the main reasons could be the disagreement of the head of the Pentagon with trump’s decision on the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. In addition, an important role was played by the desire of the American leader to halve the number of American troops in Afghanistan. Vasilyev noted that Mattis was one of the key strategic figures of authority and could also require more active and aggressive U.S. policy toward China, North Korea, Russia. “It is also clearly associated with increasing financial
Lukashenka commented on the phrase about “a little dough” and “heifers” Moscow. 21 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko commented on the discussion of one of his phrases after a recent meeting at the National Olympic Committee on the development of summer sports, according to the state Agency BelTA. “Like I’m about some “Chicks” (said if), and there are some cows painted in Russia. Attended to, the poor, my phrase,” — said Lukashenko on Thursday at a meeting with activists of Minsk. The President noted that meant thinking of some modern athletes. “They are one conversation, I literally brought them phrase: loot, Mercedes and behind “Chicks”. Sorry, ladies, that I repeated just the word,” he said. “It’s the mindset of our athletes. So work — go to run with a stick or ball, let’s score. That’s what it was. And then it turned out that I put
Zhirinovsky has suggested to transfer a Single voting day on April Elections in Russia need to be improved, they do not have positive emotions. This opinion was expressed by the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky, proposing to transfer a Single voting day in April, reported the press service of the party. According to Zhirinovsky, “people feel that they are forced to vote, pushed left”. At the same time, the leader of the liberal democratic party, politicians, contesting the vote no understanding that elections are not war to the last cartridge, and political competition. Its main result is to satisfy the citizens, said Zhirinovsky. “Representatives of the ruling party go to the polls as independent candidates, almost never smiling after the elections, do not rejoice in his victory. Opponents never congratulate them on their victory, although this is common in many other democratic countries”, — stated the politician. As an example,
Diver rescued a colleague, “pushing” the shark arm (video) Shark weighing half a ton sailed to an unsuspecting scuba diver from behind, but the instructor guy didn’t yawn. During the download an error has occurred. See also: Photographing sea Ghost (photo) The diver swam in the cloud of sardines in front of a giant whale shark Where are the most dangerous seas on Earth