The first official meeting between Biden and Putin took place: key points and quotes

On June 16, in Geneva, a meeting was held between the presidents of the United States and Russia, Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin. The talks ended at about five pm local time and took less time than expected. Initially, it was said that the summit had five hours. White House spokesman ...

'Mr. President, are you a murderer?': Putin gave a long interview to an American television company

Vladimir Putin answered questions from NBC TV journalist Kir Simmons. The interview took place on June 11 in the Kremlin. Here is the translation of the interview as it was published on the Kremlin website. Chris Simmons (retranslated): Mr. President, you have not given interviews to American ...

Our response to Tesla: electric cars and supercars produced in Russia and Ukraine

The production of electric vehicles is not the prerogative of world-famous automobile companies from the USA and Europe. Electric cars are also made in the post-Soviet space. Let's talk about what kind of battery-powered cars are produced in Russia, Ukraine and are planning to be produced in Belarus. Experiments of AvtoVAZ, Russian ...

From Los Angeles to a Georgian village: how Americans fell in love with the Caucasus and stayed there

Two families moved to the Samegrelo region: one from the USA, the other from Europe. How can life in a Georgian village attract foreigners spoiled by the comfort? They talked about difficulties and emotions, about Georgian customs and traditions, about the new realities in which the heroes found themselves ...

How US citizens enter Ukraine, Russia or Belarus in 2021

The world is gradually recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. But many countries still keep their borders closed to non-citizens, or set a series of rules for entry. This situation made it difficult for immigrants from post-Soviet countries with American citizenship to visit their relatives and ...

An employee of a scientific center in Ukraine stole a dangerous virus and was going to sell it

In Ukraine, the former head of the sector of the State Scientific and Control Institute of Biotechnology and Microorganism Strains stole a dangerous strain of avian virus from a scientific institution. The woman kept it in a regular refrigerator at home and then planned to sell it. Novoye Vremya writes about this. During the investigation, it was ...

Russian scientists revive the animal after 24 thousand years in permafrost

The microscopic multicellular animal returned to life after 24 thousand years in the permafrost of Siberia, the BBC reports. This is evidenced by recent studies. Scientists have unearthed an animal known as the bdelloid rotifer in the Alazeya River in the Russian Arctic. After thawing, the rotifers were active, ...

Ukraine presented the patriotic uniform of the national football team: the United States praised, Russia is outraged

On June 6, Ukraine presented a new uniform in which the national team will play during the European Football Championship - on it the outlines of the map of Ukraine, including Crimea, and the inscriptions “Glory to Ukraine” and “Glory to the Heroes”. The form with such elements has already been approved by UEFA, ...

'These are the bullets the United States is supplying to Russia': Zelensky disappointed with Biden's decision

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says he learned from the press - not direct communication - that President Biden has decided to stop trying to block the Russian pipeline, which Ukraine considers to be a serious threat to national security, writes Axios. Zelensky gave an hour-long interview in ...

Thirteen Hollywood actors who starred in Russian films

Russian actors occasionally break into Hollywood, and this becomes number one news. But, as it turned out, Hollywood actors are also not averse to filming in Russian cinema. And there are many such examples, American stars play both major and minor roles. Bright Side made ...

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