Catastrophe for the Arctic: a large-scale oil spill occurred in Russia

On May 29, about 21 thousand tons of fuel spilled from the tank of the Norilsk Nickel subsidiary in Norilsk. Environmentalists call this the largest environmental disaster in the Arctic. How will they liquidate the consequences of the accident and who will answer for it, the BBC publication found out. May 29…

The first approved drug for COVID-19 begins to be used in Russia: what is known about it

Avifavir tablets are planned to be delivered to hospitals as early as June, Lifehacker writes. The first Russian drug for coronavirus disease Avifavir received approval from the Ministry of Health. The developer of the drug promises that on June 11 he will send the first batch of his medicine to hospitals. We figure out where these yellow ones came from ...

Russian Ministry of Defense has created a vaccine against COVID-19 and is testing it in humans

The Ministry of Defense of Russia selected 50 volunteers from among the military personnel for the clinical trial of the vaccine from COVID-19. This was reported by Russian news agencies with reference to a statement by the military department, writes Voice of America. This is a vaccine developed with the participation of the 48th Central Scientific Research ...

In Russia, scientists illegally tested the COVID-19 vaccine in humans

Employees of the National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology named after N.F. The Gamaleis who are developing the COVID-19 vector vaccine have tested it on themselves and several of their employees. The center considers this a success, and the Association of Clinical Research Organizations (AOKI) is a violation. Scientists have joined ...

Russia: what is it really

Many people think that they know everything about Russia and what is happening inside this country. After all, censuses are carried out, textbooks on history and economics are published. But in fact, this has nothing to do with what is really happening in the country: ...

Russians involved in Trump's conspiracy case with Russia: who they are and what their role is

Rinat Akhmetshin, Anatoly Samochornov, Felix Sater, Irakli Kaveladze - few have heard of them. But by the will of fate, they were implicated in the maelstrom of the largest scandal of the XNUMXst century in the USA, known as Obamageit. Besides the fact that they all come from ...

US authorities accuse Apple of promoting censorship and harassment in Russia

US Attorney General William Barr on May 18 said that Apple is promoting authoritarian regimes in Russia and China, while not wanting to help American law enforcement officers in the capture of criminals. What does all this mean for iPhone users? The BBC edition found out. “Apple collaborated as ...

Less than 1% of international reserves: Russia cut investment in US government debt three times

In March, Russia cut investment in US government bonds by three times — from $ 12,58 billion to $ 3,8 billion. This is less than one percent of international reserves. Other central banks of the world are getting rid of US treasury bonds. About it writes RIA Novosti. Nearly…

New sanctions and demands: US Congress filed resolution on Russia

The draft resolution, submitted to the US Congress on May 11, calls on Russia to release political prisoners, including Ukrainian citizens, and also asks the U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration to impose sanctions on Russian officials responsible for human rights violations, harassment of journalists, opposition members, representatives of civil ...

Russia took third place in the world in the number of coronavirus infections: Putin abolished self-isolation

Over the past 11 hours, 656 new cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in Russia. The total number of cases amounted to 221 344 people, writes the BBC. Thus, on Monday Russia overtook Britain and Italy in the number of infected people. According to the officially confirmed number of cases, the country came out ...

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