Russia and Ukraine treat COVID-19 with outdated methods: pharmaceutical companies urge to update recommendations

The Association of Clinical Research Organizations (AOKI), which includes global pharmaceutical companies, has sent a request to the Russian Ministry of Health to exclude hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir and ritonavir from the guidelines for the treatment of coronavirus. A few days ago about the next cessation of studies of these drugs for the treatment of patients ...

Two passenger aircraft nearly collided in the sky over Russia

July 2, it became known that on June 10 in the sky over the Rostov region almost collided with two passenger aircraft, one of which belongs to the airline S7. During a flight from Rostov-on-Don to Moscow, the Airbus A320 course of a Russian carrier intersected with the Boeing course ...

Iran handed France 'black boxes' to UIA's downed plane: Ukrainians were invited to decrypt

France invited Ukraine to join the decoding of information from the "black boxes" of the plane of the UIA flight PS752, which was shot down over Tehran on January 8, 2020, the BBC writes. This was announced by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Yevhen Yenin. Iran decided to hand over the boxes to France, ...

Putin until 2036: almost 80% of Russians supported amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation

The Central Election Commission of Russia reported that all 100% of protocols from polling stations and electronic voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia were calculated. According to the CEC, 77,92% of citizens voted in favor, the BBC writes. According to the head of the Central Election Commission, Ella Pamfilova, the vote was declared valid ...

How can Russian citizens return from the USA to their homeland by export flight

On the official website of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the United States published a memo on the most frequently asked consular questions. A significant part of the recommendations is devoted to the procedure for returning to Russia by export flights in the “question-answer” format. When will flights to Russia be resumed? All air traffic of Russia with ...

American accused of drug smuggling in Russia due to online purchase taken to USA

The US Embassy removed the American Geilen Grandstaff from Russia, who is accused of drug smuggling due to the purchase of cleaning products on the Internet, writes Voice of America. The information was confirmed by Grandstaff's lawyer Anton Omelchenko. According to the interlocutor of the agency, the American was taken "in the midst" of the coronavirus epidemic to ...

Voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia: how to participate if you are in the USA

On the official Facebook page of the Russian Embassy in the United States published recommendations on how to prepare and take part in the all-Russian vote on the approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation. This was told by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Anatoly Antonov. July 1, 2020, citizens ...

Media claims Russia paid Taliban for US military killings: reaction of the parties

Representatives of US intelligence concluded that the Russian military intelligence unit secretly offered rewards to Taliban-linked militants for destroying coalition forces in Afghanistan - including the US military - during peace talks to put an end to the protracted ...

An increase in the level of radiation has been recorded in northern Europe: a leak from a Russian nuclear power plant is suspected

In some parts of Sweden, Finland, Norway and Russia, an elevated level of radiation is recorded. On Sunday, June 28, AFP reported with reference to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), DW writes. According to the organization, a radioactive stain covers ...

The Arctic is on fire: record heat has been recorded in Siberia, which at times increases the pace of global warming

On Saturday, June 20, in the Russian Arctic city of Verkhoyansk, the thermometer reached a record high of 38 degrees Celsius (100,4 degrees Fahrenheit). This temperature is high enough for anywhere in the world, but it is Siberia, and it is known for being frozen. ...

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