Archaeologists have discovered an ancient city in central China

A city site dating back to the Shang Dynasty (1600-1046 B.C.) has been found in central China’s Henan Province, with 27 tombs and 172 pieces of various items excavated so far. – People’s Daily, China (@PDChina) December 17, 2021 New Year’s Sale: discounts up to – 60% Ekaterina Gura Even more interesting things about science and technology

Poklonskaya defended her dissertation on relations between Russia and Ukraine

SIMFEROPOL, 17 & nbsp; December./TASS /. Ambassador & nbsp; RF in & nbsp; Cape Verde, former State Duma deputy Natalya Poklonskaya defended her master's thesis on the & nbsp; topic of international relations of the Russian Federation and & nbsp; Ukraine. “ I & nbsp; am in & nbsp; diplomatic academy, which today, it seems, & nbsp; already finished & nbsp; & mdash; defended her master's thesis. The theme of & nbsp; me is great & nbsp; & mdash; & ldquo; Russian-Ukrainian relations in & nbsp; the context of regional security in & nbsp; Eastern Europe & rdquo; & raquo;, & nbsp; & mdash; said Poklonskaya in & nbsp; a video published on her Telegram channel. She clarified to TASS that & nbsp; offers for & nbsp; work from the & nbsp; Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia at & nbsp; the moment she entered the & nbsp; Academy, &

The expansion of death is similar. What Moscow offered to subscribe to Washington and NATO

Moscow proposed to legally fix the refusal to & nbsp; admission to & nbsp; NATO & laquo; of states that were previously part of the & nbsp; Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. '' Moreover, Washington was asked to subscribe to the thesis that & nbsp; from now on it is forbidden to develop “ bilateral military cooperation '' with these countries. Speech, in & nbsp; first of all, is about & nbsp; Ukraine and & nbsp; Georgia. The draft agreement with the & nbsp; USA consists of & nbsp; eight articles. The & nbsp; beginning of the document notes that & nbsp; Moscow and & nbsp; Washington in & nbsp; their relations are guided by the principles contained in the & nbsp; UN Charter, the Helsinki Final Act of the Conference on & nbsp; Security and & nbsp; Cooperation in & nbsp; Europe 1975, the Founding Act of the Russian

A designer from Finland drew a giant fox on the ice — Pasi Widgren (@WidgrenPasi) December 4, 2021 Tekstuurijälkeä. Eri kaltevuuksilla ja suunnilla tulee syvyyttä kuvioon. — Pasi Widgren (@WidgrenPasi) December 5, 2021 Vidgren posted photos and videos of the process and the finished work on social networks, and said that it took him four hours to create a giant drawing. He drew the fox back in early December, but everyone started talking about it only now, when the drawing on the lake was photographed by tourists and the photo went viral on social networks. Widgren started drawing animals in the snow six years ago. His collection already includes a bear, an owl, a capercaillie, a hare and a wolf. Yläilmoista. — Pasi Widgren (@WidgrenPasi) December 4, 2021 — Pasi Widgren (@WidgrenPasi) December 4, 2021 Otso tervehtii retkeilijöitä Lapakiston Pitkäjärvellä. @LahdenKaupunki @VisitLahti @OurFinland — Pasi Widgren (@WidgrenPasi) January 6, 2020 The designer hopes that his drawings

North Korea banned laughing for 11 days

North Koreans were banned from showing any signs of happiness for 11 days. This requirement came into force on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the death of the country’s leader Kim Jong Il. Restrictions include a ban on laughter and alcohol during the mourning period. And today, on December 17, the anniversary of Kim Jong Il’s death, North Koreans were banned from going to grocery stores. “During the period of mourning, we should not drink alcohol, laugh or engage in leisure activities. Even if a member of your family dies while mourning for Chim Jong-il, you are not allowed to cry loudly, and the body must be taken out after the mourning is over. People cannot also celebrate their own birthdays if they fall within the period of these 11 days,” commented a resident of the country. Mourning events are held annually, usually they last 10 days, but

Care mode: 90% wearing masks will help to defeat COVID in Moscow

One hundred percent compliance with the mask regime in Moscow would reduce the number of new cases of coronavirus infection to 220 per day by December 31. This is indicated by calculations based on the mathematical model of the Institute of Information Transmission Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences. However, even a completely realistic scenario, in which 50% of Muscovites wear masks, can reduce the number of new cases of the disease to several hundred by the beginning of February next year, calculations have shown. In order for the use of personal protective equipment to change the course of the epidemic, most people need not only to take precautions, but also to do it properly, experts stressed. In wearing mode A leading researcher at the Institute of Information Transmission Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences and a developer of a mathematical model for the spread of COVID-19 in In

Chinese Foreign Ministry promised to respond to new US sanctions against Chinese companies

BEIJING, 17 & nbsp; December./TASS /. Chinese authorities to take 'drastic action' in the & nbsp; response to & nbsp; new sanctions that the United States imposed on a number of Chinese companies. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin announced this on & nbsp; Friday. “ Such actions by Washington seriously violate the principles of a market economy and & nbsp; rules in & nbsp; the field of international trade and economic relations, undermine the interests of Chinese enterprises, & nbsp; & mdash; he said & nbsp; at a & nbsp; briefing. & mdash; & nbsp; China expresses sharp discontent and & nbsp; strong protest on this & nbsp; & lt; & hellip; & gt; We will & nbsp; take all necessary measures, we will firmly protect the legal rights of organizations and & nbsp; companies in the PRC. According to Wang Wenbin, the United States “ must correct the

Russians will be able to record violations of each other’s traffic rules

According to Autonews, Russians will be able to record violations themselves. Fines sent using this application will be issued without drawing up a protocol. The current legislation does not provide for such a possibility. The application is planned to be developed on the basis of the Moscow Assistant – a service through which residents of the capital can send complaints about violations of parking rules and for non-payment of parking. To do this, you need to launch the application on your smartphone, select the type of administrative offense, record it and send it. Earlier, the Ministry of Justice proposed to deprive a driver’s license for three or more gross traffic violations per year. If the amendments are adopted, the term of deprivation of rights will be from one to one and a half years. The department reported that the new code will not increase fines for traffic violations, except for penalties