How often citizens of post-Soviet countries are denied American visas

The US Consular Service annually publishes statistics on the denial of foreigners to obtain US visas. What percentage of citizens of post-Soviet countries were unable to obtain a nonimmigrant visa in 2020? The official website of the US Consular Service published a document with statistics on refusals of nonimmigrant visas to citizens ...

'May die in the coming days': world celebrities turned to Putin because of Navalny

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was transferred from the colony to a hospital for convicts in the city of Vladimir. This was reported by the Russian authorities, writes the BBC. The decision to transfer Navalny was made by a commission of doctors of the Federal Penitentiary Service. The hospital for convicts in the city of Vladimir specializes in ...

How to behave if a policeman stops you in the USA: advice from a Russian-speaking immigrant

The author of the channel “Russian American” on Yandex.Zen spoke about her own repeated experience of communicating with American police officers and gave advice in case the police stopped you on the road to the United States. Further - from the first person. I drive a car in America more ...

Problems that await Russian people in the United States: the experience of immigrants

Almost all Russian people who have left for work or other reasons in the United States talk about the same problems. And it is almost impossible to avoid them, since life in the USA is far from our mentality. The author of the Made in channel tells about this ...

Almost $ 6 billion stolen: three hackers from Ukraine were convicted in the USA

A US court sentenced Ukrainian hacker Fyodor Gladyr and other members of the hacker group to 10 years in prison. Their activities caused billions of dollars in losses. This was reported on the website of the Department of Justice. Members of a hacker group known as FIN7 (also called Carbanak Group ...

'They don't even think about bribes here': how an immigrant from Ukraine became a sheriff's assistant in the USA

Approximately 700 police officers of various levels guard the safety of Americans. About 000% of them are women. There is at least one Ukrainian among them. In the state of Colorado, Olga Orlova, a native of the city of Slavutich, has been serving for several months, becoming a sheriff's assistant, says “The Voice ...

Vaccination against COVID-19 in the USA: personal experience of a journalist and ForumDaily readers

Beginning April 15, any California resident over the age of 16 can register for the coronavirus vaccine. In most states, including New York, this deadline came even earlier, and, according to local rules, in order to sign up for the vaccine, it is enough to live, work or ...

60 years ago, Gagarin flew into space: a special video from Google and eyewitness memories

On April 12, Google released a touching video dedicated to Cosmonautics Day. It contains an appeal to Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space. Its flight took place exactly 60 years ago. In the video entitled “A Message to Yuri Gagarin” astronauts, scientists, directors, students, ...

NASA is preparing the first drone flight on Mars: it was created by a Ukrainian engineer from California

The Ingenuity reconnaissance helicopter, mounted on the bottom of the American rover Perseverance, was lowered to the surface of the Red Planet, Liga.net reports. This can be seen from photographs from the archive of "raw" images on the US Aerospace Administration website. The flying drone was not attached to the rover in a “comfortable” vertical position so that ...

Heavy fines and jail: 11 Ukrainian women and a Russian were arrested for a photo shoot in Dubai

A group of people was detained in Dubai for filming a video in which naked girls stand on the balcony of one of the city's skyscrapers. There were 11 Ukrainian women among the detainees. This was reported to BBC News Ukraine by the Foreign Ministry. The Consulate General of Russia reported that Russian women among girls ...

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