Specialists of the local civil defense and emergencies departments started blasting operations in the Kamchatka region. The level of water is the Bystraya river and Bolshoi Vilyuy lake reached a critical level due to ice jams. Specialists reported the that ice blocking of a part of the lake led to a 2-meter rise in the water level in other parts of the lake. These high water levels are threatening to wash away a car bridge and flood two factories.
In a weary world of endless US military interventions, sanctions, trade tariffs and chaos, let’s pause and take stock of the shining house on the hill