Monthly Archives: November 2020

Head of Ukraine’s patrol police tests stun gun on himself

VIDEO23.11.2020 17:39 The Taser X2 stun gun automatically records the time, place and duration of every deployment and stores this information, the head of Ukraine’s patrol police, Yevhenii Zhukov, has said. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov posted the video of Zhukov’s speech on Twitter. “The Taser helps immobilize an offender for a short time if the situation requires emergency measures.

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Belarus expands sanctions against EU

The Belarusian authorities decided to include representatives of the leadership of the European Union and a number of European countries in the sanctions lists and to suspend the dialogue with the EU on human rights, said the Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei in an interview with Belarus-1 TV channel. “If we are affected, if any sanctions are imposed against us,

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The excess death rate in Russia since the beginning of the pandemic has amounted to 120 thousand people. This is four times the number of deaths from covid by the operational headquarters.

The official statistics of the operational headquarters on mortality from coronavirus is several times at odds with the excess mortality rate. According to Mediazona, from April to October , 120 thousand more people died in Russia than the average for this period in the last five years. At the same time, the operational headquarters during this period counted only 28.2 thousand deaths from the

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U.S. prepares sanctions against specific companies involved in Nord Stream 2

U.S. authorities have identified companies that will be sanctioned due to their involvement in the Nord Stream project, dpa news agency reported, citing a senior U.S. official. It is noted that not only companies but also individuals can be sanctioned if they do not stop their operations related to the pipeline. “We’re in the process of calling a number of these

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Kiev refuses to act on Normandy Quartet summit’s agreements — Russian embassy

WARNING: TASS is a state-controlled Russian propaganda outlet. Only two of the measures that were agreed in Paris last year have been partially fulfilled, according to the diplomatic mission KIEV, November 23. /TASS/. Most of the agreements concluded by the leaders of the Normandy Quartet (Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France), achieved at the Paris summit last December, remain unimplemented due to

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NYT’s Russia Job Posting ‘Russophobic,’ Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Says

Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman has slammed The New York Times’ job posting for a Russia correspondent, criticizing it for “political bias” and “Russophobia.” In its description for the job posted early last week, The New York Times lists its requirements for an ideal candidate along with a description of the job’s location, “Vladimir Putin’s Russia.”  “It sends out hit squads

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