Monthly Archives: May 2020

Russian Health Ministry confirms that over 3,000 workers at oil field in Yakutia have COVID-19

After over 10,000 workers at the Chayanda oil field in Yakutia were tested for the coronavirus, “one third tentatively showed positive results,” confirmed Elena Malinnikova, an infectious disease specialist for the Russian Health Ministry, after visiting the shift workers’ settlement. She also said that despite the positive test results, workers at the Chayanda oil field are not showing any symptoms of COVID-19. On May

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Zelensky: medics beg for help, while Ukrainian health care system “one step short of a coma”

The government’s task now is not to curtail reform, but to fix mistakes, president notes. president.gov.ua Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in his latest video address to the nation assessed the progress of health care reform. “Usually we go to doctors to get help. Today it’s they who are begging for it,” Zelensky said, commenting on the situation with the country’s

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COVID-19 Budget Theft: StopFakeNews with Marko Suprun (No. 282)

Coronavirus funds diverted to support patriotic cinema in Ukraine. Fines for planting potatoes during COVID-9 pandemic. Ukraine preparing to stop gas transit in 2021. Coronavirus funds diverted to support patriotic cinema in Ukraine. Fines for planting potatoes during COVID-9 pandemic. Ukraine preparing to stop gas transit in 2021. (c) StopFake

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Przemyslaw Zurawski, professor, advisor to Polish foreign minister

The peoples of our region are interested in the collapse of the Russian Empire Ukraine and Poland marked in April an important date in their history – the 100th anniversary of the signing of an interstate agreement that paved the way for a joint struggle against Bolshevik Russia. Even though this struggle was short and ended in defeat, the agreement

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Russia Trails First U.S. Warships in Barents Sea Since 1980s

The Russian Navy is tracking the first U.S. Navy warships to have entered the Barents Sea near Norway in more than 30 years, the Defense Ministry said Monday. The guided-missile destroyers USS Donald Cook and USS Porter, the large supply vessel USNS Supply and the British frigate HMS Kent entered the Barents Sea after conducting anti-submarine drills in the Norwegian

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COVID-19: Pro-Kremlin Media Defend Beijing

Kremlin-controlled media have defended Chinese authorities against criticism, combining disinformation with pro-Beijing reporting. On 20 April, Russian TV lashed out against the US, defending Chinese authorities against criticism for their handling of the COVID-19 outbreak. The broadcast on state-controlled TV Rossiya 1 came after contacts between Moscow and Beijing on the highest level. RT (Russia Today) and the news agency

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St. Petersburg Doctors Compensated Based on ‘Percentage of Guilt’ for Getting Coronavirus

Authorities in St. Petersburg have pledged to pay compensation to doctors who become infected with the coronavirus — but only after an investigation establishes their level of responsibility for getting it, according to newly adopted rules. The head of Russia’s second-largest city has promised hazard pay ranging from 300,000 rubles ($3,800) to 1 million rubles ($12,700), depending on the severity of

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Energy security of Ukraine and Poland: Construction of Baltic Pipe starts

04.05.2020 15:20 Construction of the Baltic Pipe gas pipeline starts simultaneously in Poland and Denmark so that Poland and other countries in the region, including Ukraine, could become energy independent of Russia. A corresponding statement was made at a joint press briefing of President of Poland Andrzej Duda, Polish Government Commissioner for Strategic Energy Infrastructure Piotr Naimski, and CEO of

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Third Russian Doctor Falls From Hospital Window After Coronavirus Complaint

A paramedic who complained about being forced to work despite contracting coronavirus is in critical condition after he fell from a hospital window in western Russia this weekend, local media reported. This is at least the third incident in which a Russian healthcare professional has plunged from a hospital building under mysterious circumstances in the past two weeks. The two

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Biden

Weird story from the Daily Mail Joe Biden’s sex accuser as a young actress: Dancing pictures emerge of Tara Reade as DNC chairman Tom Perez compares her allegations to Hillary email claims By Lauren Fruen For Dailymail.com17:11 BST 03 May 2020 , updated 21:30 BST 03 May 2020 Tara Reade came forward to allege that Biden had sexually assaulted her

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