British instructors will remain in Ukraine for another year because of the “Russian threat”

The British defense Secretary Michael Fallon announced that the program of training of the Ukrainian military will be extended for another year. As informs television channel ITV, the reason for this action is called “Russian aggression” and London’s decision to support Kiev.   According to the order that British troops will remain in Ukraine until the beginning of 2018.   According to the Minister, through this measure, thousands of Ukrainian soldiers will receive “top-notch training from the best armed forces in the world.”   The TV channel said that the programme by March 2017 British trainers have trained about five thousand Ukrainian military.   In addition, the UK armed forces of Ukraine received additional non-lethal equipment worth about one million dollars. Photo: mil.gov.ua

Source: victims of road accident near Pskov were five citizens of Vietnam

Source: victims of road accident near Pskov were five citizens of Vietnam MOSCOW, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. Vietnamese citizens were killed and injured in the collision of a minibus with a truck in the Pskov region, told RIA Novosti a source in the emergency services of the region. “According to preliminary data, at collision of a minivan with a truck two kilometres South of the village of Mavrino killed five citizens of Vietnam and six were injured,” — said the Agency interlocutor. See alsonear Pskov in the accident killed five people According to him, the condition of the victims is estimated as heavy and moderate severity. They Opochetskaya hospitalized in the Central regional hospital. Previously the regional Directorate of the interior Ministry reported five dead and eight wounded in a traffic accident in Pskov region on 433 kilometer of the highway St. Petersburg — Nevel with the participation of

The Swedish authorities urged residents to prepare for war with Russia

The office of civil defence of Sweden has distributed to cities and towns a letter requesting to prepare for a possible war with Russia. Writes about this local edition of the Contra Magazin.   The report said that the sirens of emergency alerts needs to function properly, the operating centres to be ready to move into underground bunkers. In addition, all residents, according to the instructions to operate and provide its full support to the Swedish military.   As explained by the authors, such measures have become a necessity in view of the deteriorating situation in the security sphere. At the same time Sweden, as a country-member of NATO, echoed the Alliance and fears it some “Russian aggression”. Photo: wikimedia.org

The accident left without heat in the cold more than 18 thousand residents of the Orenburg region

The accident left without heat in the cold more than 18 thousand residents of the Orenburg region MOSCOW, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. More than 18 thousand inhabitants of Buzuluk in the Orenburg region were left without heat because of disturbances in the process, reported on the website of the regional Department of EMERCOM of Russia. “Seventeenth December at 05:50 (GMT) the violation occurred in the work of the boiler house at the address: the Orenburg region, Buzuluk, street Main, 2. In a zone off the heating got: 4 residential district and industrial area of Buzuluk (650 multi-storey residential buildings with the number of residents 18 804 people, including 2 368 children), 14 of socially significant object (2 SOSH, 8 kindergarten, 1 municipal hospital, 1 College, 1 the Palace of culture, 1 pool)”, — stated in the message. It is noted that the temperature in Buzuluk minus 32 degrees. GUMCHS

Belarus has declared its readiness to take the biathlon world Cup instead of Russia

Belarus is ready to take the biathlon world Cup if the tournament will be moved from Russia, was reported by the newspaper “Pressball” with reference to the Belarusian TV.   According to the publication, to take the championship will Belarusian Olympic training center for winter sports “Raubichi”. It is reported that this complex appears in the list of candidates to replace the Russian Tyumen.   Earlier it became known that the international biathlon Union (IBU) has received from the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) list of the 31 Russian athlete suspected of doping. In this regard, the biathlon world Cup could be moved from Russia to another country. Photo: Rok Rakun / ZUMAPRESS / Globallookpress

At Pskov the accident killed five people

At Pskov the accident killed five people MOSCOW, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. Five people were killed, eight injured in accident involving truck in the Pskov region, said on Saturday the regional Directorate of the interior Ministry. According to preliminary information, at around midnight from Friday to Saturday at 433 kilometer of the highway St. Petersburg — Nevel the driver of a Mazda car drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a Renault truck. “As a result of road accident five people died on the spot, eight more received injuries of varying severity”, — stated in the message. Police checks on this fact. At the scene works investigative team and employees of traffic police establish all the circumstances of the incident.

In the defense Ministry pointed out the shortest way to peace in Syria

A unique operation of the Russian centre of Reconciliation for the safe withdrawal from Aleppo militants made it possible not only to save the lives of 10 thousand Syrians. But also opened new opportunities for the cessation of hostilities in other parts of Syria. This was stated by the official representative of the Ministry of defense Igor Konashenkov.   According to him, thanks to the efforts of the Russian officers, there was a separation of the militants of the so-called “moderate opposition” from the uncompromising radicals. US with this task could not cope for a year. Now we need to continue to negotiate directly with all parties to the conflict. With the exception of terrorists.   “All attempts to replace the hard negotiation work on the ground with the armed opposition some conferences in a comfortable Western capitals with representatives of the “higher negotiating committees” or area in Aleppo some

Two of the Russians extradited from Spain and Thailand to Moscow

Two of the Russians extradited from Spain and Thailand to Moscow MOSCOW, December 17. /TASS/. Interpol officers secured the extradition from Spain to Thailand to Moscow two Russian citizens who were in the international wanted list. On Saturday TASS said the official representative of the Russian Ministry of internal Affairs of Irina Volk. “Staff of NCB Interpol MIA of Russia secured the extradition from Madrid to Moscow citizen A. Murzina, who is wanted by Interpol on charges of drug trafficking. Also today, the staff of Interpol of the MIA of Russia secured the support of the procedure of deportation from Thailand to Russia, the inhabitant of Khabarovsk O. Zamyshlyaeva convicted of a violation of traffic rules, entailed on imprudence death of the person”, — she said. In 2012, Murzin, together with accomplices tried to sell the amphetamine, but was detained by law enforcement officers. Subsequently, the defendant was able to

“Polish independence”: end if the protests in Warsaw coup

Polish opposition effectively blocked the presidential Palace in Warsaw. In the center of the city gathered tens of thousands of people, dissatisfied with the leadership of the country. The crowd heard the word “revolution”. Visually all very reminiscent of the beginning of the Ukrainian Euromaidan.   The situation to aggravate the leaders of the opposition parties, who from the rostrum directly complain about the current government. To the center of the city sent a convoy of minibuses with special forces.   It all started the night with a scandal in the Sejm. In the last year the meeting discussed the laws that cut pensions for former military and restricted the rights of journalists. In protest, the opposition blocked the rostrum (again, as in the Verkhovna Rada). But the speaker of the Sejm postponed the meeting to another room, where without participation of the opposition and the electronic voting system still

In Murmansk, a woman dropped part of the concrete structure of the building

In Murmansk, a woman dropped part of the concrete structure of the building MOSCOW, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. Investigators opened a criminal case after the woman in the centre of Murmansk has fallen concrete structure of the building, reported the press service of the regional Department of insurance. According to investigators, on Friday evening on Lenina Avenue in Murmansk 23-year-old girl fell part of the concrete structure of the building. The victim received injuries and was urgently hospitalized. As previously reported the senior assistant Prosecutor of the region Evelina Makarova, the woman is in serious condition. “Criminal case on signs of the crime under part 2 of article 238 of the RF criminal code (fulfillment of works or rendering of services that do not meet the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence causing of heavy harm to health or human death)”, — stated in the message SUCK. The investigators

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