In Canada sold a lottery ticket with the winning $20 million Traditional “consolation prize” in the amount of $770 thousand in this time was not awarded to anyone. OTTAWA, February 19. /Offset. TASS Daniel Studnev/. Unknown a resident of the canadian province of Ontario won the popular lottery Lotto Max 26 million canadian dollars ($20 million). On Saturday said the representatives of the Atlantic Lottery Association, which conducts in Canada about a dozen such pranks. “The winning numbers— 5, 9, 14, 24, 33, 37 and 46. The bonus number is 38,” said the organizers. In this season’s other winners not — traditional “consolation prize” in the amount of $770 thousand in this time was not awarded to anyone. It is noteworthy that since the beginning of year it already the third biggest win in Lotto Max Last week and in early January in Quebec were sold lucky tickets maximum for
The French foreign Minister warned the United States against attempts to “divide Europe” Foreign Minister of France Jean-Marc Ayrault in an interview with Journal du Dimanche has registered USA from attempts to “weaken or to divide Europe”. “I am confident that any attempt to divide Europe and to take control over it will not work. The US cannot give the benefits that the EU offers its members”, — he said. In addition, Mr. Ayrault said that France will not allow foreign interference in the election of the President and not be allowed to “dictate the choices”, whether the US or Russia. Earlier WikiLeaks reported on the surveillance of the CIA at parties in France before elections in 2012. Before the press-Secretary of the party “Forward,” led by the presidential candidate of France Emmanuel Macron, has accused the Russian media of spreading rumors, discrediting of Mr Macron.
Elections in Ecuador will determine the fate of Julian Assange MEXICO city, 19 Feb — RIA Novosti. The fate of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will largely depend on the outcome of the presidential election in Ecuador on Sunday. In the Embassy of Ecuador in London, Assange is hiding in 2012. If the official Quito in the face of foreign Minister Guillaume long has previously stated that he intends to continue to grant asylum to Assange, then the right-wing candidates for the presidency of Ecuador are set up to deprive him of this opportunity. So, a former banker and a representative of the center-right Alliance “KREO-SCRIP” Guillermo Lasso has promised in case of victory to ask Assange to leave the Embassy within 30 days. According to analysts, that Lasso is the main rival candidate from the Pro-government “Alianza país” Lenin Moreno has a chance to compete with him in the second
British media have accused Russia of organizing a coup in Montenegro Moscow. 19 Feb. INTERFAX.RU IN London believe that the attempt of last year’s coup in Montenegro are the Russian authorities, writes the Sunday issue of the British newspaper Sunday Telegraph. “We’re talking about a conspiracy to undermine the activities or takeover of the government. It’s hard to imagine it without the process of obtaining appropriate approval”, — quotes the edition of one of the anonymous sources from among the official representatives. It notes that British and American intelligence, “collected evidence” of Russian involvement “at the highest level” to the plot. The representative of the British foreign Ministry, commenting on the publication of the newspaper, said that the intelligence services of Montenegro established that in the preparation of the conspiracy suspected “Russian nationalists”. “Montenegro must hold a full, open judicial process investigation and trial of the suspects in the preparation
Photo: Reuters The suspects in the attack on the Russian plane su-24 in Turkey, may be granted Russian Federation as potentially subject to the submitted for ratification in the state Duma of the Russian-Turkish Treaty on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters and extradition. This was stated by the Deputy Minister of justice of the Russian Federation Maxim Travnikov, reports TASS. In the process of discussing the ratification of the contract between Russia and Turkey, Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on defence United Russia Yuri Svitkin reminded about the downed su-24. He noted that a criminal case was opened on the territory of Russia and asked, “how does this look on this example in the framework of today’s ratification”. “Potentially, individuals who may be suspected or accused of committing crimes that fall under the jurisdiction of the Russian Federation can be issued on the basis of this agreement,” said
Photo: RIA Novosti The state Duma has ahead of schedule stopped powers as a Deputy of Alexander Medina (“United Russia) at his own request. It is reported RIA Novosti on Friday, February 17. Metkin out of the lower house of Parliament due to the fact that he received an offer from my former work in the enterprise in the Krasnodar region and decided to return to production, said the Agency. Also the house approved the addition of the Duma mandate of United Russia Nikolai Lyubimov. On 14 February he was appointed acting Governor of the Ryazan region. Lyubimov was succeeded by Oleg Kovalev, who led the region since 2008. Prior to joining the state Duma of the seventh convocation of the 45-year-old Lyubimov was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Kaluga region (2015-2016), in September of 2015 became its Chairman.
Fedor Emelianenko The Russian fighter of the mixed style Fedor Emelyanenko after the cancellation of the fight with American Matt Mitrione come to the ring in may or June. This was stated by the head of a fighting company Bellator, Scott Coker, as quoted by MMAjunkie. “The cancellation of the fight with Mitrione is very disappointing. We all wanted to see Fedor. We will reschedule his fight. We will need to find a place to host a show here in San Jose. Whether it’s riots in Mitrion — is unknown, it depends on his health. No matter who is the opponent of Fedor, his fight — in any case, a very big event,” said Coker. The fight between Emelianenko and Mitrione was held in the night of February 19 in the tournament Bellator 172 in California, all tickets for the show were sold. The fight was canceled due to the
Jean-Marc Ayrault Attempts by the US to divide Europe doomed to fail as Washington is unable to compensate for the benefits that EU offers to its members. This was stated by the foreign Minister of France Jean-Marc Ayrault in an interview with Journal du Dimanche. “You can bet that any attempt to divide the Europeans and to manage them won’t work. United States have absolutely no way to compensate for the advantages offered by the European Union”, — quotes Minister Reuters. Ayrault noted that even the Prime Minister of great Britain Theresa may, despite the results of the referendum on secession of the United Kingdom from the EU, said the President of the United States Donald Trump the need to have Europe as a “strong partner”. The foreign Minister also stressed that France will not tolerate any external interference in the presidential elections from Russia, and the USA. “Russia should
The Prime Minister of Iraq Haidar al-Abadi announced the start of operations to liberate the Western part of Mosul, who is being held by the militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). It is reported Sunday, February 19, TASS reported. As noted by al-Abadi, a priority — salvation from the hands of terrorists civilians. In the office for the coordination of humanitarian Affairs UN (OCHA) reported that preparing for a new influx of refugees from Mosul, the number of which can reach 400 thousand people. To the South of the city, built refugee centers, as well as procurement of essential goods. On February 18, according to Reuters, Iraqi planes dropped on the Western part of Mosul millions of leaflets warning local residents about the beginning of hostilities in the area. Other leaflets called for terrorists to “lay down their arms and surrender.” Ground military operation
In 2017 Russia plans to supply Thailand with four military transport helicopter Mi-17v5. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to Deputy CEO of the rostec Corporation Victor Kladov. “We have more applications for these machines, they are implemented according to the availability of budget funding, Bangkok DATACOPY them,” said Kladov. Earlier it was reported that Russia intends to supply China with Russian helicopters Ansat, Ka-32 and Mi-171. Photo: russianhelicopters.aero