Monthly Archives: April 2020

U.S. Labels Russian Far-Right Group as Foreign Terrorist Organization

The United States on Monday branded a Russian far-right group as a foreign terrorist organization, the first time it has targeted white supremacists with tools regularly used against jihadist groups. The State Department said that the Russian Imperial Movement runs two paramilitary training camps in St. Petersburg and has pulled in neo-Nazis from across the Western world. “This is the

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United States designates Russian nationalist group as terrorist organisation

Officials say the St Petersburg-based Russian Imperial Movement is the first white nationalist group to be listed as foreign terror group ByRoland Oliphant, SENIOR FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT6 April 2020 • 5:48pm The United States has designated a Russian nationalist group as a terrorist organisation, in its first such move against a foreign white nationalist organization. The Russian Imperial Movement, which campaigns for

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Russia trying to stoke U.S. racial tensions before election, officials say

18:32, 6 April 2020 Russian intelligence services are trying to incite violence by white supremacist groups to sow chaos in the United States, American intelligence officials said. The Russian government has stepped up efforts to inflame racial tensions in the United States as part of its bid to influence November’s presidential election, including trying to incite violence by white supremacist

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Israel gets antibodies to Covid-19

16:54, 6 April 2020 The antibodies were obtained from blood samples taken from recovered patients and animals. The Israel Institute of Biological Research has obtained antibodies to the coronavirus Covid-19. It was reported by the Israeli website Mako, as Cursorinfo writes. According to media, researchers of the Ness Ziona institute were able to obtain antibodies to the virus, which brings humanity closer

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Ukraine’s PM reports drop in number of new coronavirus cases in past day

15:58, 06 April 2020 A decrease in the number of new patients with the coronavirus is a result of the ongoing quarantine. Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has informed Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky about a drop in the number of newly confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases in Ukraine in the past day. “Sixty-eight out of 1,319 coronavirus cases were recorded in

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Kremlin Looks to ‘Scare’ Russians Into Isolation While Fighting Panic – Kommersant

The Kremlin faces the dual task of scaring Russians into self-isolation during the coronavirus pandemic while also tamping down public fears about the virus, the Kommersant business daily reported Monday. Most Russian regions have ordered lockdowns similar to Moscow’s in recent days as President Vladimir Putin declared April a “non-working” month to encourage self-isolation during the pandemic. Federal officials have imposed stiff fines and prison terms

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Iranian MP: no one will be arrested for downing Ukrainian airliner near Tehran

Hassan Noroozi, an Iranian lawmaker and spokesman for the parliamentary judicial committee, said no one had been arrested for shooting down a Ukrainian passenger plane near Tehran, contradicting official statements from the country’s authorities., Al Arabia reports. In addition, he called the downing of the civilian airliner by the military “a good performance of duties”. “The military has done its job

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Trump is ready to impose heavy duties on oil imports

The United States is ready to impose heavy oil import duties if the situation with energy prices does not change. This was stated by US President Donald Trump, CNBC reports . According to Trump, the introduction of duties depends on whether OPEC and Russia can agree on such a reduction in production, which will change the situation in the oil market. “Yes, I

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