At today’s government meeting, a decree may be adopted on the final stage of operating the space station Mir, Yuri Koptev, Director General of the Russian Airspace Agency has said. In his words, the ministries of foreign affairs, emergency situations, of the defence, as well as a number of other agencies will have to lodge with the government a package of documents regulating the completion of the Mir’s operation and its safe de-orbiting, Interfax reports. Under international accords, Russia should ensure safety in conducting space research.
The Russian army dealt an irreparable blow to Kyiv and the United States, destroying a large ammunition depot in the Cherkasy region. More than 300 HIMARS rockets were destroyed there. And this is a major success, said Yury Knutov, director of the Air Defense Forces Museum.