CSTO Secretary General: NATO activity in Eastern Europe does not strengthen security

NATO's military activity near the borders of the CSTO in Eastern Europe does not contribute to strengthening security. This statement was made by the Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Stanislav Zas, TASS reports. “In general, the militarization of the Eastern European region near…

The second batch of weapons from the United States arrived in Ukraine

An airplane with another batch of US military aid landed in Kiev, writes the NV publication. According to the defense department, a Boeing 747 cargo plane delivered hand-held disposable grenade launchers to Ukraine M141 Bunker Defeat Munition or SMAW-D. In addition, a batch of Javelin anti-tank…

Volodin commented on the situation with homeless animals in Russia

Speaker of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, after incidents with homeless animals, proposed introducing liability for officials responsible for the situation on the ground, RIA Novosti reports. According to him, the local authorities do not consider a priority problem, while the number of stray dogs is…

How long did Ivan the Terrible live with Marfa Vasilievna?

Weekly “Arguments and Facts” No. 03. Either a bus, or a vision. When will the modernization of public transport reach cities and villages? 19/01/2022 Is it true that Marfa Vasilievna, who is given so much attention in the film “Ivan Vasilyevich Changes Profession”, was the wife…

January 24 in Moscow is expected to 11 degrees below zero

Cloudy weather with clearings and black ice are predicted in the Russian capital on Monday, January 24, according to the official website of the Hydrometeorological Center of the Russian Federation. “Mostly no precipitation,” it says in the message. Daytime air temperature in the city will be…

Vilfand promised abnormally warm weather to the residents of St. Petersburg

Scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center Roman Vilfand said that a thaw is expected in St. Petersburg at the beginning of the week, with temperatures exceeding the norm by 8-10 degrees, RIA Novosti reports. &laquo ;The weather is very warm in the Northwestern Federal District, as…

Long term weather forecast for February 2022

In Northern Federal District Expected average February temperature is -5…-10°C, which is 2-5 degrees warmer than usual. The expected amount of precipitation is 15-25 mm, which is less than the average long-term values, in the Komi Republic the amount of precipitation is within the normal range. In the…

Avangard, where rockets are made. Report from a secret factory

"Toy Factory" — this is the name of the bus stop at the checkpoint of the Avangard Moscow Machine-Building Plant. But toys are not made here, but they do something without which the S-300 and S-400 air defense systems would be like a rifle without cartridges.…

Electricity revolution. How the Bolshevik Krzhizhanovsky gave us light

Plot World History with Andrey Sidorchik A modern vision of the revolutionary of 1917, reinforced by films and TV series — a nihilist, a destroyer of foundations, who does not carry anything positive in himself. Reality is much more complicated. The people who stormed the Winter…

Blinken assessed the impact of the Olympics on Russia’s plans for Ukraine

Blinken: The Beijing Olympics will not affect Russia's plans for Ukraine Russia will rely on its own interests, according to the US State Department. Bloomberg reported that the head of China could ask Putin to “not attack” Ukraine during the Olympics, Moscow and Beijing denied this…

The Foreign Ministry called Ukraine a place of experiments for Western countries

Maria Zakharova: Western countries perceive Ukraine as a “ground for experiments” According to Zakharova, Western countries need a reason to support sanctions against Russia, but there are no facts that prove Moscow's aggression. In this regard, they perceive Ukraine “as an instrument of influence in the…

What the resigned Sargsyan said about the crisis in Armenia

Armen Sarkissian resigned from the post of President of Armenia, saying that the head of state has no tools to influence political events in the country. What he said about the crisis in the country, Pashinyan and the war in Karabakh – in the RBC video…

Kadyrov called the ex-judge who left Russia “the embodiment of betrayal”

Kadyrov accused the ex-judge of betrayal and called human rights activists terrorists The head of Chechnya published a new post about the family of former judge Yangulbaev, in which he called human rights activist Igor Kalyapin and journalist Yelena Milashina terrorists Ramzan Kadyrov The head of…

Times learned about London’s fears because of Russia’s gas supplies to Europe

Times: Britain fears restrictions on Russian gas supplies to Europe due to sanctions British officials believe that sanctions against Russia over Ukraine will lead to a reduction in Russian gas supplies to Europe, which, in turn, will negatively affect prices British government officials fear that possible…

Called a “pro-Russian leader”, the ex-deputy of the Rada announced threats

Ex-deputy of the Rada Muraev said that after the accusations of the British Foreign Ministry, he received “hundreds of threats” According to Yevgeny Muraev, after the statements of Britain, “hundreds of threats” were received against his life and his family members. The ex-deputy suggested that London…

American expert explained how Ukrainians can slow down a possible Russian invasion

According to Chris Osborne, editor of The National Interest, who previously worked at the Pentagon in logistics and technology, American anti-tank weapons can help Ukrainian army to slow down a potential Russian invasion. “Now Russia has 12,420 tanks, Ukraine has only 2,596. In addition, the Russian…

The outbreak of COVID-19 in Beijing worsened the epidemic situation in China

Story Coronavirus situation in China China's regional health committees reported that the outbreak of coronavirus in Beijing led to a worsening of the epidemic situation in some other administrative-territorial units of China, TASS reports. It is reported that over the past 10 Beijing authorities have recorded…

Is it possible to conduct a medical examination of drivers remotely?

Weekly “Arguments and Facts” No. 03. Either a bus, or a vision. When will the modernization of public transport reach cities and villages? 01/19/2022 They want to introduce a remote medical examination of drivers. But how can you tell from a distance if you're healthy or…

Russia and Syria begin joint air patrols near the Golan Heights

Military pilots of Russia and Syria conducted the first joint air patrol along the Golan Heights and the Euphrates, TASS reports with reference to the Russian Ministry of Defense. The ministry clarified that the patrol route ran along the Golan heights, then along the southern border,…