Saakashvili denied stormed the Palace in Kiev

Mikheil Saakashvili Supporters of the former Governor of Odessa region of Ukraine, Mikhail Saakashvili of Georgia, the storm broke in October Palace in Kiev, left the building at his request. About it reports on Sunday, December 17, “Strenia”. According to the newspaper, most of the activists after his appeal was moved to the Parliament building. Saakashvili himself said that he was not going to storm the Palace. “I don’t know who it continues to break. This is not the Verkhovna Rada, why this violence! Who wants to smash the building — sorry, we are not on track,” he said. According to the former Governor, the incident was a provocation. “We were told that there can pass and hold the event. And there goes the concert. We were greeted by bombs and gas,” he explained. “I responsibly declare that there are no plans to capture the Palace we had. There are

Erdogan promised to open a Turkish Embassy in East Jerusalem

Erdogan and Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he wants to open the country’s Embassy in East Jerusalem. He intends to do that according to the decision of the Organization of Islamic cooperation (OIC) on the recognition of this part of the city the capital of Palestine, Hurriyet Daily News reported. “We have already declared East Jerusalem the capital of a Palestinian state, but we are unable to open our Embassy there, because Jerusalem is currently under occupation. God, we will open our Embassy here,” said the Turkish leader, speaking at a meeting of the ruling party “Justice and development”. Erdogan added that the US President Donald trump was guided by the Zionist understanding of the problem and the logic “I decided point”, recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and taking the decision to move the us Embassy there. “Whoever did it, contrary to the

In Germany concerned with combating anti-Semitism

Thomas de maizière The Minister of internal Affairs of Germany Thomas de maizière proposed to create the post of Commissioner under the government of anti-Semitism. About it reports Deutsche Welle with reference to the interview of the newspaper Bild. According to him, the necessity of establishing such office is connected with the increased number of disparaging remarks, inappropriate jokes and discrimination against fellow Jews. “Every crime is motivated by anti-Semitism — it’s too much and a disgrace to our country. Hostility to the Jews has not been distributed in Germany” — said de Mezieres. He recalled that in April this year to create the position of Commissioner for the fight against anti-Semitism was advised by an independent expert Commission at the German Ministry of the interior. December 11, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the conservative CDU/CSU, which she represents, condemns the anti-Semitic actions, such as occurred on the eve

Bitcoin broke the third record for the day

Bitcoin exchange rate broke the third record for the day. This is evidenced by the data service CoinMarketCap. The price of bitcoin has reached the maximum in the history the level of 20 thousand dollars in electronic trading. It happened on Sunday, December 17, approximately at 16:00 Moscow time. Total market capitalization of bitcoin exceeded $ 336 billion. On Monday is scheduled to start futures trading on the crypto currency on the Chicago Mercantile exchange (CME Group Inc). A pioneer in a new market was the Chicago Board options exchange (Chicago Board Options Exchange CBOE), which began trading shares on 10 December. 16 Dec cryptocurrency for the first time crossed the mark of 18 thousand and 19 thousand dollars for one bitcoin. Two days earlier, it was reported that the overall capitalization of the cryptocurrency market exceeded $ 500 billion. Bitcoin — a cryptocurrency that you can issue any member

Suicide bombers in Pakistan have shot and blew up the congregation of the Christian Church

Quetta, December 17 Two suicide bombers dressed in vests Packed with explosives attacked a Christian Church in the city of Quetta in the southwestern Pakistani province of Balochistan. About it reports The Independent. The militants opened fire from machine guns and tried to break into the Church building, but in a gunfight with them came the guards. “We killed one, the second exploded when he got shot,” explained the local police chief Moazzam JI. According to him, in the time of the attack in the temple was about 400 believers. However, in the attack five people died, 18 were injured. The police chief of Balochistan Moazzam Ansari praised the work of guarding the Church of the members of the security forces. According to him, if terrorists managed to detonate a bomb inside, the victims would have been much more. Currently, police are tracing two possible accomplices to the attackers who

The head of the British foreign Minister has compared Russia with Sparta

Boris Johnson The British foreign Secretary Boris Johnson compared the confrontation between Russia and the West with the history of the hostility of the Greek city-States of Sparta and Athens. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the interview of Johnson by the Sunday Times. “I read the history of the Peloponnesian war of Thucydides. For me it was obvious that Athens and their democracy, their openness, their culture and civilization was similar to the United States and the West. Russia for me were the closed, unfriendly, militaristic and anti-democratic as Sparta,” — said the head of Department. Johnson noted that in relations between Moscow and the West were “a time of hope and change” after the destruction of the Berlin wall, but on the background of the current crisis in relations “seems to be an absolute illusion.” As an example of the hostility of Russia to the interests

NATO has tripled the number of rapid reaction forces

Jens Stoltenberg NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced the tripling of the number of rapid reaction forces of the Alliance over the past three years. He stated this in an interview with Journal du Dimanche. “After the crisis in Ukraine in 2014, the Alliance decided to proceed to a serious strengthening in recent years. We have three times increased the number of rapid reaction forces NATO to 40 thousand people. Five thousand of them ready to deploy within a few days,” — said Stoltenberg. According to him, NATO has stepped up exercises and air policing of the Baltic States. Stoltenberg added that a serious threat to the countries of the block is cyber attacks, with the result that it was decided to consider cyberspace as a military environment. “Cyber defence is now an integral part of collective defence, which means that a serious cyberattack could lead to zadeystvovany the Fifth

Finnish journalists revealed the secret of spying for Russia

The President Of Finland Sauli Niinistö In Finland criminal case against the newspaper Helsingin Sanomat, published an article about military intelligence with the use of classified documents. It is reported Yle.fi. President Sauli Niinistö stated that the materials were handed over to the newspaper illegally. “Disclosure of highly sensitive documents is a risk to our security, and the consequences can be serious”, — reads the statement of the head of state. In an interview with Yle.fi he said that he is concerned about it is the scale of the leak. According to TASS, published materials concerning 2004 and 2010. It is spoken that the research intelligence centre Finnish defence forces, located on the territory of the city of jyväskylä in the Central part of the country, “was interested in everything connected with Russia.” One such issue was “the project of a gas pipeline under the Baltic sea from Vyborg to

Ronaldo repeated the record of Pele

Cristiano Ronaldo Portuguese striker Madrid “real” Cristiano Ronaldo repeated the achievement of the Brazilian soccer player Pele. Reports about it “CHempionata”. The striker scored in the club world Cup final (KCHM) against Brazilian Gremio. For the Portuguese it became the seventh in the tournament. So Ronaldo repeated the record of Pele in KCHM, the analogue of the Intercontinental Cup. The Brazilian scored seven goals in the “Santos”. In 1962, Pele scored five goals against Benfica and two in gate “Milan” in 1963. Real Madrid beat Gremio in the final of the club world Cup. The meeting was held in Abu Dhabi at the stadium “Sheikh Zayed”, ended with the score 1:0 in favor of the Spanish club. 8 Dec Ronaldo called himself the best player in history. A day earlier, the fifth time he has won the “Golden ball” — prize of the best player for the year. The number

Plans for speaker at life behind bars

Alexei Ulyukayev Former Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev told what intends to do in jail. His words are quoted kp.ru. “I hope to continue to write poetry. And the gym there? Want to sign up. Mat for yoga with will here to pass?” he said members of the Public monitoring Commission. In addition, the speaker was dissatisfied with the fact that in jail you cannot pass on the books, while they can be purchased in the shop at the prison. A former Minister admits that it will send to the Ministry of justice its proposals for changes in the internal regulations of the detention center. Deputy Chairman of the Public monitoring Commission of Moscow eve Markachev revealed to RIA Novosti the details of his conversation with Ulyukaev. “He said that the prison officials gave him writing materials, and he will pee. Poems and just write. And will sit in