Monthly Archives: November 2020

Ukrainian company reportedly wins contract to supply new radar system to Pentagon

Ukraine already supplies to the U.S. Army its air-defense radars, including the newest 36D6M1-1 3D mobile radar.Ukroboronprom The United States Department of Defense has reportedly awarded to Ukraine’s Iskra, which is part of the UkrOboronProm defense giant, a contract for the supply of a new radar system. Iskra’s head designer Dmytro Semionov in an interview with OPK.com.ua said another contract was signed

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Russian Military Helicopter Shot Down in Armenia, 2 Dead

A Russian military helicopter was shot down Monday in Armenia near the border with Azerbaijan, the Defense Ministry in Moscow said, killing two crew members. The ministry said in a statement that the Mi-24 helicopter was hit by a man-portable air defense system close to the border with Azerbaijan, whose forces are fighting Armenian-backed separatists in the disputed region of

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Zelensky tests positive for coronavirus

09.11.2020 17:25 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has tested positive for COVID-19. The head of state wrote this on his Facebook page. “There are no lucky people in the world to whom COVID-19 would not be a threat. Despite all the quarantine measures, I also received a positive result. I have 37.5, and I wish everyone to have 36.6! However, I feel good.

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We have a vaccine!

PUBLISHED MON, NOV 9 20206:45 AM EST UPDATED 3 MIN AGO KEY POINTS Dr. Albert Bourla, chairman and CEO of Pfizer, hailed the trial results as a “great day for science and humanity.” Pfizer and BioNTech said the case split between vaccinated individuals and those who received a placebo indicated a vaccine efficacy rate of above 90% at seven days

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Russia Won’t Recognize Biden as U.S. President Before Official Results – Kremlin

Russia will not yet recognize Joe Biden as President-elect of the United States, the Kremlin said Monday as world leaders rushed to congratulate the Democratic Party challenger after U.S. television networks declared him the winner. “We believe it’s correct to wait for the official results of the elections to be announced,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters during a phone

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Russia Elections Chief Casts Doubt on U.S. President Vote

Russia’s elections chief said Monday that voting by mail in the U.S. presidential election had paved the way for massive voter fraud, echoing rhetoric from the campaign of Donald Trump.  Ella Pamfilova, the head of Russia’s elections commission, said she had carefully studied mail-in voting in the United States and found the process vulnerable to fraud. “For me, the conclusion

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