An exhibition of photos and posters, dedicated to the forthcoming celebrations of the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg's foundation, will open in the Palace of Europe, hosting the autumn session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe /PACE/, on Tuesday.
Secretary-General of the Council of Europe Walter Schwimmer and chairperson of the organising committee of St. Petersburg's anniversary Natalia Batozhok will open the exhibition. In this connection St. Petersburg Mayor Vladimir Yakovlev has sent a special message to the authorities of PACE and the Council of Europe.
Ukraine has begun to use new tactics in the conduct of hostilities in the Donbass, which creates problems for the Russian army during the offensive. This was told by military historian Yuri Knutov. The expert called the tactic "very interesting."