All because of protests: Belarus was deprived of the Ice Hockey World Championship

Belarus has lost the right to host the ice hockey world championship this year. This is due to concerns about security due to the political situation in the country. This was announced by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), writes Voice of America. The IIHF decision deprives the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko ...

Navalny's video about 'Putin's palace' breaks Russian-language YouTube record and inspires tiktokers

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny's video "Palace for Putin" has received 57 million views on YouTube. This is despite the fact that the population of Russia, according to the latest data, is 146 million. It is noteworthy that so many people have watched it, the BBC said. This is a record ...

Trump supporters' social network resumes activity thanks to Russian company

The social network Parler, popular among Donald Trump supporters, has partially restored its activities. The details were shared by the DW edition. On January 19, Parler managed to partially restore work with the help of a Russian company. During the blocking, the main page of the social network contained a message from the head of the company, John Matze, ...

Navalny returned to Russia: he was detained at the airport and arrested

The police took opposition leader Alexei Navalny away from passport control at Sheremetyevo airport immediately after his return from Germany, where he received treatment after being poisoned last summer, the BBC writes. As it became known later, the politician was arrested for 30 days. The police refused to tell Navalny ...

Following the US: Russia announced its withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty

Russia has begun withdrawing from the Open Skies Treaty, the Foreign Ministry said on its website. RIA Novosti writes about it. They explained that the US decision to leave the agreement “under a far-fetched pretext” upset the balance of interests of the participants and undermined the role of the Don “as an instrument of confidence-building ...

The European Court accepted for consideration the complaint of Ukraine against Russia on Crimea

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) declared partially admissible the complaint of systematic violations of human rights in Crimea, filed by Ukraine against Russia. The court agreed with Kiev's version that the peninsula came under the de facto control of Russia on February 27, 2014. Dispute…

Elon Musk in Russian paid tribute to the memory of the Soviet rocket designer

The founder of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, commented in Russian on Twitter on the Roscosmos post about the Soviet rocket designer Sergei Korolev. The post of the Russian department is dedicated to the 114th anniversary of Korolev. “Today the rocket and space industry is celebrating the 114th anniversary of the birth of Sergei Korolev. The founder of practical cosmonautics, one ...

Interpol has put two Russians on the wanted list because of the explosion in the port of Beirut: 190 people died then

Interpol has put two Russians on the wanted list in connection with the investigation of the explosion of saltpeter in the port of Beirut (the capital of Lebanon), which occurred in August 2020. Writes about this Meduza. The captain of the ship Boris Prokoshev, as well as the owner of the ship ...

US imposed sanctions against Ukrainians for meddling in presidential elections

The US Treasury Department has imposed sanctions on several Ukrainians who participated in the Russian campaign for meddling in the US presidential election. The Interfax edition told in more detail. “The Russian disinformation campaign against American citizens is a threat to our democracy. The US will continue to aggressively defend ...

Anniversary of the Ukrainian plane crash in Iran: what is happening now

A year has passed since the Iranian military shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane of Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) in the skies over Tehran. The relatives of the victims of this plane crash are still acutely experiencing the pain of losses and do not trust the official version of Iran about the usual ...

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