Donald trump can skip the forum in Davos because of the shutdown The white house is considering the cancellation of the visit of US President Donald trump at the world economic forum in Davos due to the partial suspension of the work of the U.S. government (shutdown), reports The Wall Street Journal, citing officials from the presidential administration. The deadline for the decision on the participation of Mr. trump in the forum — January 22, when the event starts. We will remind, in December the press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders reported that the President of the United States Donald trump will take part in the world economic forum. The Kremlin did not exclude the President’s participation in the world economic forum. Read more about the possible participation of Vladimir Putin in Davos read in the publication “Kommersant FM”.
The Kuriles are not so transferred What’s not to like in the preparation of Japan to the negotiations between Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe. 21фотография21фотография21фотография The Ambassador of Japan in Russia Touchesa Kozuki yesterday was summoned to the foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation in connection with the recent statements by Tokyo’s admonition to “seek the understanding” of the residents of the South Kuril Islands on the question of “the transfer of territorial belonging of the Islands to Japan.” According to Moscow, in Tokyo grossly distort the essence of the agreements between the leaders of Russia and Japan on the acceleration of the negotiation process on the basis of the Joint Declaration of 1956. Harsh statement, the Russian foreign Ministry was a response to deployed by the government of Japan an information offensive on the eve of talks between Prime Minister Abe with President Vladimir Putin, scheduled for the end
Rogozin said that NASA will continue to carry its astronauts to the ISS on Soyuz MOSCOW, January 10. /TASS/. The national Directorate of the USA on Aeronautics and space research (NASA) will continue to carry its astronauts to the International space station (ISS) on Russian Soyuz spacecraft obtained the corresponding application. This was reported in an interview with RBC General Director of the Russian space Agency, Dmitry Rogozin. In his words, “statements, including Americans, that they will fly their ships, too, was somewhat hasty”. “Now we have from the American partners of an application for the continuation of the flight and its astronauts our ships. This, too, we will pay dividends,” — said Rogozin, speaking about commercial projects of Roskosmos. Earlier, the Deputy head of NASA, William Gerstenmaier stated that the Agency does not plan to renew the contract with Roscosmos for delivery of astronauts to the ISS after 2018.
The engineer revealed the shortcomings of the “Avant-garde” Planning a cruise warhead missiles “avant-garde” has a higher miss chance than other missiles. This was told by the flight engineer and mark Solonin in an interview with “Novaya Gazeta”. As Solonin said, about the concept of missiles with gliding warheads was thinking during the Second world war. However, the idea is not implemented, as controlled warhead in the missile greatly increases the probability of misses that cannot be predicted. Therefore, in his opinion, to modern missiles, the high demands on accuracy. “Some military sense is one thing: to deliver surgical strike and knock out the key points (…) And this requires a sufficiently high accuracy of the lesion. Planning and maneuvering head part in this at least creates a huge problem,” explained the engineer. In addition, according to the Corned beef, at a rate of 27 Mach, the missile will be
An ex-convict accused human rights activists of lying about torture in a prison in the Mordovia Republic The former inmate of the Mordovian colony No. 2 Inga Krivitskaya asks to collect 2 million rubles from the head of “Russia sitting” Olga Romanova and Chairman of the movement “For human rights” Lev Ponomarev for the widespread “false information”. She filed a lawsuit on protection of honor and dignity in the Khoroshevsky court, reported TASS the press-Secretary Elena Humenne. The court will begin consideration of the claim on the merits on January 10. In particular, speech can go about the statement of Mr. Ponomarev at a press conference of “Novaya Gazeta” in June 2017, dedicated to the protection of the rights of prisoners. The defender then stated that “there are people who are tortured, beaten, and there are people who are beaten”. Inga Krivitskaya, who was in prison for 16 years and
The budget disappeared in the “Ultraviolet” Identified major theft when you create a Russian rival the Hubble space telescope. As it became known “Kommersant”, the interior Ministry is investigating a criminal case of embezzlement of budget funds allocated for creation of a new space telescope T-170M, included in the Federal space program. A telescope with a primary mirror diameter of 1.7 m have to compete with the American Hubble, becoming the main element of the “world space Observatory “Ultraviolet””. According to “Kommersant”, the investigation into the embezzlement of budget funds allocated for the creation of a space telescope T-170M, investigators are since December 24 last year. A criminal case by the investigator of Department of internal Affairs on closed administrative-territorial formations and on especially important and regime objects “vlasikha” (Moscow region) on signs of the crime provided by part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (fraud in especially
In the state Duma introduced a bill prohibiting the transfer of the Kuril Islands of Japan Moscow. January 10. INTERFAX.RU — IN the state Duma a bill that de facto impose a veto on the preparation of legal acts for the rejection of the Kuril Islands from Russia. 21фотография21фотография21фотография The draft law “On territorial claims to the Russian Federation from Japan” prepared by a member of the LDPR faction Sergei Ivanov and placed in the database of the lower house on Thursday. “Legal acts containing provisions on the rejection of the territory of the Kuril Islands, is not subject to ratification, the publication, introduction and application”, — stated in the bill. According to the document, “Kuril Islands belong to the Russian Federation at the end of the Second world war, based on the Cairo Declaration of 1 December 1943, the Potsdam Declaration of 26 July 1945, the Peace Treaty with
Four citizenship and the page “Vkontakte”. What is known about Paul Whelan, who is in Russia suspected of spying Paul Whelan was detained under the New year — “when conducting the espionage action,” according to representatives of FSB. On the identity of the detainee in the security services didn’t say anything. The correspondent of RTVI Sergey Morozov talked to several friends Paul Whelan and tried to figure out what a former U.S. marine with four nationalities did in Russia. Paul Whelan is not only a citizen of the United States, Canada, the UK and Ireland, but also a patriot of Russia. If the spy needs to be inconspicuous, then this isn’t the case. “Let Russia takes Alaska, if you take along Sarah Palin, defender of the Fatherland day!” — this was written by Paul Whelan on his page Vkontakte: of all the social networks to communicate, he chose the one
Trump made a mistake in the word forest (the forest). Now it is called Forrest trump The US President made a Twitter mistake, writing the word forest (forest) c r two letters instead of one. In social networks have not missed the opportunity to make fun of the President. After his address to the nation from the Oval office of the White house, U.S. President Donald trump wrote a tweet expressing its dissatisfaction with the inefficiency of the authorities in the fight against forest fires in California. The head of state wrote that ordered to cease to provide the region with financial assistance in this area. “Billions of dollars are headed to California for the [fight] forest fires that with proper forest management would never have happened. Until then, until they bring their laws in order, which is unlikely, I ordered the Federal emergency management Agency not to allocate money.
China wins back side of the moon. And what about Russia? While Europeans and Americans celebrate the New year, the Chinese landed on the side of the moon. The lander “Chang’e-4” and the Rover “WiTu” we have already begun the first survey of the surface of the satellite. To land on the back side of the moon is difficult, not because it’s dark. The satellite regularly turns his back to the Sun — with the earth, it looks like the new moon. The problem is how to pass commands to the device: the signal path overlaps, of course, the Moon itself. Chinese engineers have solved the problem by launching an additional satellite, designed to relay information flow between the “Chang’e” and the Earth. And now the red flag with yellow stars was about the opposite of the American flag taken to the moon by Neil Armstrong. On the other hand,