Monthly Archives: May 2021

Natalia Poklonskaya will not take part in the new elections to the State Duma

State Duma deputy Natalya Poklonskaya announced the withdrawal of her candidacy from the United Russia primaries. Poklonskaya’s video message posted on her social networks The deputy added that she is moving to a new job. Which one, she promised to tell later. I do not disappear and do not disappear. See you soon at my receptions in Crimea. <…> I will also say that

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Roskomnadzor sent a “preventive letter” to Disney channel because of the cartoon in which the main character is gay

Roskomnadzor has sent a “preventive letter” to the children’s television channel Disney in connection with the release of the cartoon “Out”, the protagonist of which is gay. This was reported on the website of the department. Roskomnadzor recalled that in Russia information “denying family values ​​and promoting non-traditional sexual relations” is prohibited for distribution among children. Roskomnadzor recommended that representatives of

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Ukraine testing new Bohdana truck-mounted artillery

The 2S22 Bohdana is a new wheeled self-propelled howitzer (SPH) armed with a 155mm gun.NSDC of Ukraine Ukraine is carrying out field tests of the new 2S22 Bohdana 155mm truck-mounted artillery, according to Armyinform. The agency wrote that the Kramatorsk Heavy Duty Machine Tool Building Plant (KZTS) on Thursday, May 27, joined the Ukrainian military in live-fire testing the new

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The Investigative Committee of Belarus stated that there were two letters about the bomb on board the Ryanair flight. The first came before the plane turned to Minsk, the second – after

The Investigative Committee of Belarus said that the National Airport Minsk received two letters about the bomb on board the Ryanair flight, which made an emergency landing in Minsk. It has already been established, to which we draw special attention, that there were several messages about the “mining” of the aircraft received through the Swiss anonymous mail service ProtonMail – at 12:25

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And here are the red lines. What Putin and Lukashenko are striving for

Timothy Ash There is now an impulse for significant economic sanctions against Belarus both in Europe and in the United States. Of course, in Belarus we are witnessing a rather unusual development of events: a pirate seizure (in other words, it cannot be described) of a Ryanair aircraft took place in the country’s airspace , which was forced to land in Minsk, after which opposition

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Ex-chief of Ukraine intelligence dies in scuba diving accident in Egypt

Viktor Hvozd was on a diving trip off the coast of the Dahab resort.Photo from UNIAN, Vladyslav Musienko Former head of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine (2014-2016), Viktor Hvozd, is reported to have drowned while on a vacation to Egypt. The former top intelligence official was scuba diving off the coast of the Dahab resort when an accident occurred, Obozrevatel reports

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Average salary in Ukraine up 30% in April 2021

28.05.2021 16:18 The average nominal salary of Ukrainians in April 2021 was 29.8% higher than the one they received in April 2020 and amounted to UAH 13,543, the State Statistics Service has reported. The average nominal salary of a full-time employee of enterprises, institutions and organizations in April 2021 was UAH 13,543, or 2.3 times higher than the minimum wage

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Near Orenburg, schoolchildren brought posters to the line with requests for repairs. One of the parents was accused of “involving minors in rallies”

In the village of Aleksandrovka, Buzuluk District, Orenburg Region, two administrative protocols were drawn up against a parent of one of the students of a local school after the children came to the school assembly with posters calling for the school to be repaired.  The building of the village school was recognized as emergency in 2019, after which the children

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The Reign in Ukraine | Opinion

YURI VANETIK ON 5/28/21 Now that President Joe Biden has blown past the awkwardness over the Hunter Biden scandal by doing it the Ukrainian way—that is, by ignoring it—he can focus on how Ukraine can be of value to the U.S. This is of tantamount concern to America, given the observation first made in the fourth century B.C. that “the

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EU Pledges $3.7Bln to ‘Democratic Belarus’ If Lukashenko Leaves Power

EU chief Ursula von der Leyen on Friday warned Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko “it is time to change course” as her executive held out the promise of a three-billion-euro support package if he leaves power.  The European Commission president said the EU’s message was twofold: one of support to the Belarusian people — and a warning to Lukashenko. “No amount

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ukraine: National Broadcasting Council fines pro-Russian TV channels for inciting war

23:15, 27.05.21 – UNIAN The amount of penalties in relation to each of the outlets exceeds UAH 100,000. The National Council of Ukraine on Television and Radio Broadcasting has applied fines to NewsOne, NASH, and 112 Ukraine TV channels for inciting war and discrimination against Ukraine’s Armed Forces. That’s according to the Council’s press service. NewsOne and 112 Ukraine have been

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