The administration of US President Barack Obama puts pressure on journalists in the United States, a report from the Inter-American Press Association. The document notes that the White House forbids officials to communicate with the press, due to the need to keep state secrets and maintain security
Champions League soccer returns to UEFA this week. Groups EFGH played Matchday 3. Eight games and 40 goals. Bayern thumped seven past Roma, away; Shakhtar Donetsk put six past BATE Borisov, away. Leaders are Bayern, Paris SG, Chelsea and FC Porto. CSKA was down 2-0 at half time (Agüero, Milner) but pulled two back (Doumbia and Natcho).
Russia has expanded its embargo on European products. On October 22, Russia banned imports of meat by-products produced in the EU. Reportedly, the new restrictive measures were associated with the discovery of banned and harmful substances in the products. Russia has also imposed a ban on the import and transit of all мупуефиду products from...
Elizaveta Glinka, aka Dr. Liza, said that the International Committee of the Red Cross refused to cooperate with her. Red Cross officials refused to provide assistance to Ukrainian children, whom Glinka evacuated from the war zone in Ukraine, on account of critical approach to the policies run by Russian President Putin
The West estimated Putin's behavior at Europe-Asia Summit in Milan as challenging and negligent. Indeed, everyone was expecting a "breakthrough," but Putin did not justify anyone's expectations. In dealing with Putin, Western officials allow insults, put Russia into line with worst enemies and do not hide the wish to destroy Russian statehood
A big buzz surrounded the recent Nobel Prize winner of Literature, a reclusive French citizen, Patrick Modiano, and resulted in rather controversial reactions from the lovers of the spoken word. To his own astonishment, a flabbergasted author couldn't believe it was possible to be nominated, much less to become a winner...
The aircraft, according to witnesses, did not manage to take off from the ground. The plane collided with a snow-removing vehicle, and the aircraft burst into flames at once, although there was no explosion. The driver of the vehicle is alive. The man did not even suffer serious injuries, but he remains in a state of shock
This year I present the European football leagues, the Champions League and Europa League and the UEFA qualifying matches on the same page so that our readers can see what is going on in European soccer at a glance. First, European Leagues, then the Champions League and Europa League, which face Matchday 3 this week, finally the EURO 2016...
Ukraine has moved off the top of the news lists, now occupied by Islamic State and Ebola Virus Disease. But what is going on? The news is far from perfect - Fascist parades, continuing attacks from Pro-Putsch Ukrainian Armed Forces, including a terrorist attack on a school. However, there are some positive signs.
Another country tries to bar Russian pop singers from entering its territory. This time, it goes about the UK. Two Russian singers - Joseph Kobzon and Valeriya - are expected to perform in London on October 21.
During the last CIS summit in Minsk, an unpleasant incident occurred. The presidents of Moldova and Russia were about to have a verbal fight with each other, as many journalists assumed. The presidents were talking about the Association of Moldova with the EU and the introduction of Russia's sanctions in response
Swedish Armed Forces continue to inspect the waters near the Stockholm archipelago to establish the presence of a foreign submarine in the area. Russian officials said that there were no accidents with Russian submarines recorded. The information about a foreign submarine near the coast of the kingdom is unconvincing
A group of 30 doctors and scientists published their findings on the website of the New England Journal of Medicine that the Ebola ravaging West Africa is a new strain of the disease and was not imported from Central Africa. Another interesting piece of information is that apparently someone had advance notice that there would be an Ebola outbreak