Monthly Archives: February 2020

US conducted exercises in case of Russian nuclear strike, outraged in Russia

The United States conducted military exercises in the event of a possible Russian nuclear strike on Europe. This was reported by the press services and the Ministry of Defense of the USA. The training took place at a military base in Nebraska. Pentagon CEO Mark Esper and Congressman Jeff Fortenberry attended. In the same time The Russian Foreign Ministry condemned US training in delivering a nuclear strike on targets in Russia. The department noted that the States “began

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Russian state agency employee detained in Spain at US request

Olesya Krasilova, a Russian citizen and employee of the state agency All-Russian Plant Quarantine Center, was detained while departing from Tenerife airport, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday, February 21. This happened on February 14, when the Russian was returning from a business trip, which she went to on February 10, as part of an official Russian delegation, the

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Is Nord Stream 2 now just a pipe dream?

A pipeline is lowered on Nov. 21, 2018, below the Baltic Sea near the German island of Rügen during construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. U.S. sanctions have halted work on the pipeline meant to bypass Ukraine. Only one thing is clear about the future of Russia’s controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline project that bypasses Ukraine’s transit system: Ukraine

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“Zelensky lives in parallel reality.” Famous Ukrainians – about the idea of ​​joint patrols in the Donbass

NV Magazine asked famous compatriots if they consider it possible to jointly patrol the eastern border of Ukraine with representatives and residents of the so-called “L / DPR” . The editors asked this question after President Vladimir Zelensky suggested organizing joint border patrols in the Donbas with the participation of representatives of the Armed Forces, the OSCE and “local communities” during the preparation for

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Russian MPs and ministers could be banned from keeping money abroad

New amendments to the Russian Constitution could ban Russian ministers and members of government from having accounts with offshore banks, said Pavel Krasheninnikov, Chairperson of the State Duma Committee on State Building and Legislation, as cited by TASS. “The president of government, the vice presidents of government, federal ministers and other leaders of federal organs of executive government will be

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CBS News: MH17 prosecutor says Russians “haven’t been helpful at all”

The trial of the suspects in the downing of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing over Donbas in the summer of 2014 will begin on March 9, 2020. Dutch Chief Prosecutor and Chairman of the Joint Investigation Team probing the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Russia-occupied Donbas in July 2014 Fred Westerbeke says that despite all the evidence pointing to

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Poland, Denmark support Ukraine’s territorial integrity

Warsaw and Copenhagen have similar views on the increase of Russian activity in the European region and support for the territorial integrity of Ukraine. Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said this at a meeting with his Danish counterpart Jeppe Kofod during the Polish minister’s visit to Denmark, according to wnp.pl. “The ministers emphasized common positions regarding the situation in the

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France launches bed bug campaign

France has declared war on an unpopular crawling animal – the bed bug. The government launched a campaign against the parasite on Thursday, which also includes an emergency number. “We could all be affected,” warned the government on its website. There are tips for preventing bed bug infestation and for fighting the insect that crawls in beds at night. The

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