Swedish police classify Nord Stream leak as gross sabotage

A gas leak from both Nord Streams occurred near the Danish island of Bornholm off the coast of Sweden. The gas pipeline operator reported that there were holes in the pipes, seismologists recorded explosions in the area of ​​the leak media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > The Swedish police drew up a protocol after the appearance of leaks on both Nord Stream gas pipelines, the crime was qualified as “gross sabotage”, Sverigesradio reports citing the police. A leak from the pipelines was discovered on the evening of September 26. It was reported that the operating company Nord Stream AG recorded a pressure drop in both lines of Nord Stream 1, as well as in one of the lines of Nord Stream ...

Not only Blue Moon. The main songs of Boris Moiseev

Boris Moiseev died on September 27, he was 68 years old. Among his most famous songs are “Two Candles” in a duet with Alla Pugacheva, “Petersburg-Leningrad”, which he performed with Lyudmila Gurchenko, and others

Seismologist called two explosions the cause of the damage to the Nord Stream

Seismologist announced an explosion at Nord Stream, equivalent to more than 100 kg of TNT According to him, the measuring stations registered explosions, the power of one of them exceeded 100 kg of TNT png 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Nord Stream gas pipeline was damaged by explosions, not by earthquakes or an underwater landslide, Bjorn Lund, a seismologist at the Swedish National Seismic Network at Uppsala University, told Swedish TV channel SVT. According to the expert, the data collected by him and his colleagues from Northern Europe showed that two underwater explosions led to the accident on the pipeline. According to experts, the power of the second, stronger explosion ex...

Roskosmos will reduce the number of the central office by 10%

The decision was approved by the Supervisory Board of Roscosmos. Two deputies of the new CEO were also appointed – Yuri Borisov, who headed the corporation in July and developed its updated structure 756643030981707.png 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > The Supervisory Board of the State Corporation “Roscosmos” approved the decision to “optimize the headcount of the corporation's central office by 10%” at the suggestion of General Director Yuri Borisov, according to the website of the state corporation. At the meeting, Borisov presented the new structure of Roscosmos. In particular, Andrey Elchaninov and Alexander Ivanov (he held the same position at...

Blinken did not see the risks for Europe due to the leak in Nord Stream

Blinken: Nord Stream leaks won't affect European energy The US received preliminary information that the Nord Stream leaks could be the result of sabotage, but Washington has not yet confirmed this, said the US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken Leaks in the Nord Stream gas pipelines will not affect the energy sustainability of Europe, the US and allies “work day by day” over the solution of the problem of energy security of the EU. This was stated by US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, reports Bloomberg. “There are initial reports indicating that this may be the result of an attack or some kind of sabotage, but these are initial reports and we have not yet confirmed this,” Blinken said during a press conference. He pointed out that such actions are not in ...

The LPR announced the “activation of the Armed Forces of Ukraine” along the entire front line

People's Militia of the LPR: due to referendums, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have become more active on all fronts The USA and Ukraine refused to recognize them< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/0/57/756643058633570.png" alt="The LPR announced the "activation of the Armed Forces" along the entire front line" /> Ukrainian troops have increased their activity along the entire length of the front, the territory of the Luhansk People's Republic is increasingly being shelled, said Ivan Filiponenko, a representative of the People's Militia of the LPR. His words are reported by the Lugansk information center. “In our opinion, this is the reaction of the Ukrainian army to the fact that the counting of votes in the referendum is being carried ou...

Medvedev praised the results of the referendums with the phrase “welcome home”

The results are clear, wrote the former president of Russia. In the LPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions, 100% of the votes have already been processed max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/9/19/756643092270199.png" alt="Medvedev praised the results of the referendums with the phrase "welcome home"" /> The results of the referendums on joining Russia, held in the DPR and LPR, as well as in the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions, are obvious. Deputy Chairman of the Security Council Dmitry Medvedev wrote about this in his telegram channel. “The referendums are over. The results are obvious. Welcome home to Russia!»— wrote Medvedev. The au...

100% of votes counted in DPR, LPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions

In three regions — the DPR, the LPR and the controlled part of the Zaporozhye region — more than 90% of the participating voters voted for joining Russia. In the Kherson region, 87% voted in favor The authorities of the LPR, DPR, as well as the territories controlled by Russia in the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions reported that 100% of the votes cast in referendums on joining Russia were counted. The voting results look like this: LNR— 98.42% voted for joining Russia DNR— 99.23% for joining Russia Kherson region— 87.05% for joining Russia Zaporozhye region— 93.1% for joining Russia Voting in referendums began simultaneously in all four regions on September 23 and ended on September 27. The turnout in all referendums exceeded 50% and the votes were declared valid...

The United States did not consider the referendums the basis for banning Kyiv from using their weapons

Blinken was asked if the US would ban the use of its weapons against regions that held referendums to join Russia. He replied that the United States does not recognize the results and will continue to support Ukraine in the return of territories =”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/1/28/756643087003281.png" alt="The United States did not consider the referendums grounds for banning Kyiv from using their weapons" /> The United States is not going to recognize the results of the referendums on joining Russia to the DPR, LPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions and will continue to support Kyiv in an attempt to return these territories, incl...

Media: pressure in Nord Stream could fall due to sabotage – pipes could undermine at the bottom

Peskov voiced the Kremlin's comment about the state of emergency at SP-2. The media suggested that the cause of the pressure drop in both gas pipelines of the “Nord Stream” could have been sabotage. According to the German edition Tagesspiegel, citing an insider in the German representative office of the project, an investigation is already underway, to which the country's federal security agencies have joined. The authors report that “ everything testifies against” the fact that two state of emergency in a row & # 8211; it's just a coincidence. The source said that a scenario where what happened could not be “a targeted attack” cannot be imagined. Recall that about the incident at “SP-2” became known from media reports. The inc...

In the Novosibirsk region began the search for deviators from partial mobilization

Plot Partial mobilization in Russia The first evaders from partial mobilization are put on the wanted list in the Novosibirsk Region, Sibkrai reports. with reference to the military commissar of the region, Yevgeny Kudryavtsev. According to him, residents of the region subject to mobilization are put on the wanted list if it is impossible to hand them summonses personally at home or at work. In this case, draft dodgers are added to the lists, which are then transferred to law enforcement officers. The military commissar did not name the number of draft evaders as part of partial mobilization. In just six days, over two thousand people have already been called up in the region. Recall that Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial mobilization in the country on September 21. D...

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation showed footage of the combat work of the crews of Su-35S fighters

The footage of the combat work of the crews of Russian Su-35S fighters was shown by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation. According to the department, to destroy aircraft of the Ukrainian armed forces, as well as to destroy radar stations and air defense systems fighters use guided air-to-air missiles; and “air-to-surface”. Today, the Ministry of Defense showed footage of the destruction of the positions of the UAV unit of the Ukrainian Airborne Forces with personnel and equipment in a forest plantation. Formerly, the commander of the first strike assault battalion of the 131st regiment of the DPR Maxim “Indus” Drozdov shared his advice with Russians falling under partial mobilization who will be sent to the zone of the special operation. Rate the mat...

Mobilized Russians started training in the Kaliningrad region

Plot Partial mobilization in Russia In the Kaliningrad region, the mobilized Russians have begun practical exercises in combat training at the training ground of the Baltic Fleet. All of them comply with the standards for shooting from small arms, the Russian Defense Ministry said. The ministry added that Russians called up from the reserve are restoring their skills in the use and maintenance of weapons, military and special equipment. The mobilized citizens also took classes in military tactical shooting. Previously reported, that the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu personally checked the progress of the training of the Russians, called up from the reserve, at the military training grounds of the Western Military District. It was noted that clas...

Artists can be called up as part of partial mobilization

Plot Partial mobilization in Russia Artists who do not have armor and deferment for health reasons can be drafted into the army as part of partial mobilization, according to the portal Explained.rf. As specified, if the artist is in the reserve of the Russian Federation, and his position in a cultural institution has no reservation, then he can be mobilized. Earlier, the State Duma reported that during the partial mobilization campaign in the Russian Federation, about three thousand medical workers could be called up. In first of all, resuscitators, anesthesiologists and trauma surgeons will be called. Rate the material Источник aif.ru

Sub-fence policy. Why building border walls is a sign of powerlessness?

The Finnish press announced its intention to build a fence on the border between Finland and Russia. According to Finnish journalists, the initiative comes from the Border Guard Service of the Republic of Finland. The head of this department, Lieutenant General Pasi Kostamovaara, said that the fence could be ready in two or three years and will last at least 50 years. In general, purely technically, this is not difficult, since the border service proposes to fence off from 1/10 to 1/5 of the entire 1300-kilometer border between Russia and Finland. It is very possible to build from 130 to 260 km of fence in two or three years. Another thing — why? What will it give in the  perspective? And about what does the ...

How did the referendums on joining four regions to Russia end?

Electoral commissions in the DPR, LPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions summed up the results of referendums for accession. What will follow the referendums and when the regions can become part of Russia – in the material RBC media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > What were the results of the referendums The Republic of Donbass, as well as the authorities of the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions controlled by the Russian military, summed up the results of the referendums on joining Russia. Voting results look like this: LNR— 98.42% voted for joining Russia DNR— 99.23% for joining Russia Kherson region— 87.05% for joining Russia Zaporozhye region— 93.11% for joining Russia ...

Spiegel learned that the CIA informed the Federal Republic of Germany about possible attacks on gas pipelines

Spiegel: CIA warned Germany about the possibility of attacks on gas pipelines Back in the summer, the German government received a warning from the CIA that both Nord Streams could become targets of attacks, writes Spiegel. The damage to gas pipelines became known on Tuesday night, experts consider this a sabotage “(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >

The man who shot at the military commissar of Ust-Ilimsk was arrested for two months

Against 25-year-old Ruslan Zinin, a criminal case has been initiated on encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer and illegal possession of weapons. He faces a sentence of up to life imprisonment Video Ruslan Zinin, who on September 26 opened fire at the military commissariat in Ust-Ilimsk and seriously wounded commissar Alexander Eliseev , was arrested for two months, until November 26. This was reported to RBC in the city court. Zinin is 25 years old. A criminal case has been initiated against him for encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer (Article 317 of the Criminal Code, punishable by imprisonment up to life) and illegal possession of weapons (Article 222, up to five years in prison). Zinin's mother explained the motives for the crime by the fact tha...

Merkel urged to take Putin’s statements seriously

Merkel: take Putin's words seriously Putin said on September 21 that the “wind rose” could turn in the direction of those who use “nuclear blackmail” against Russia, and Moscow will use all its forces to protect the population. These words should not be considered a bluff, Merkel believes : 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >

The military commissar of the EAO explained the mobilization of the aged and those who did not serve in the army

The call for mobilization in the Jewish Autonomous Region of men who did not serve in the army occurs in cases where a person voluntarily expresses a desire to join the army, the military commissar of the region explained. In this case, the military registration and enlistment office has no legal grounds to refuse : 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/9/62/756643525903629.png" alt="The military commissar of the Jewish Autonomous Region explained the mobilization of the aged and those who did not serve in the army" />< /p> Acting Military Commissar of the Jewish Autonomous Region (JAO) Dmitry Kuchabsky explained how people who did not serve in the army ...

Headquarters to regulate the flow of migrating Russians will be created in Kazakhstan

Due to the influx of Russians in the north-east of Kazakhstan, migration headquarters will be created. According to the head of the Pavlodar region, these headquarters should take on explanatory functions and regulate the flow of migrants 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< /p> Due to the influx of Russians in the Pavlodar region of Kazakhstan, city and district headquarters will be created to regulate the flow of migrants. Such an instruction was given by the head of the region Abylkair Skakov at a meeting of the regional operational headquarters for migration issues, follows from a message on the website of the regional akimat. “The Police Department and the Department of State Rev...

Volodin named the date of an unscheduled meeting of the State Duma

Volodin: The State Duma will hold an unscheduled meeting on October 3 The speaker of the State Duma suggested that the deputies make adjustments to the work schedule and stay in Moscow next week. According to him, this is necessary for making decisions on referendums in the Donbass, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/5/91/756643575068915.jpg" alt="Volodin announced the date of the unscheduled meeting of the State Duma" /> < p>Changes must be made to the schedule of the State Duma in order to hold a meeting of the Duma Council, committee meetings and a plenary session on Monday, Octobe...

Foreign Ministry allowed Russia to participate in the investigation of the accident at Nord Stream

So far, no such proposals have been received, said Deputy Minister Alexander Grushko. The readiness to support the investigation was declared in Brussels, and both there and the Kremlin do not exclude that a targeted attack led to the damage /02/756643562474022.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Russia is ready to participate in the investigation of incidents at Nord Stream and Nord Stream 2, if offered, said Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko. “If there are any appeals, we will consider them. So far, there have been none, as far as I know, — said the Deputy Minister (TASS quote). On the night of September 26, a sharp drop in pressure was recorded in one of the lines ...

Latvia has introduced a state of emergency on the border with Russia and strengthened border control

Latvia has introduced a state of emergency on the borders with Russia and strengthened border control measures Latvia has increased the number of patrols on the borders with Russia, and also introduced a state of emergency in the regions closest to it for three months. The Cabinet of Ministers explained this by the outflow of Russians from the country after the announcement of the mobilization -width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Latvia has declared a state of emergency (ES) in areas that border Russia. This is stated in a message on the website of the government of the republic. The Cabinet of Ministers explained that, in general, the situation on the border between Latvia and Russia is stable, however, after mobi...

Pasechnik asked Putin to consider joining the LPR to Russia

The head of the LPR, Leonid Pasechnik, asked Putin to consider joining the LPR to Russia -width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Leonid Pasechnik < p>The head of the LPR, Leonid Pasechnik, asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to consider the issue of joining the republic to Russia. Pasechnik's appeal is published by LuganskInformCenter. At the referendum that ended this week in the LPR, 98.42% of voters voted for joining Russia. The material is being supplemented. Subscribe to RuTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of programs on our RuTube channel Источник rbc.ru

Peskov called the minimum goal of the Russian special operation in Ukraine

Dmitry Peskov: the minimum goal of the Russian operation in Ukraine is the liberation of the DPR (max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/6/31/756643591272316.jpg" alt="Peskov called the minimum goal of the Russian special operation in Ukraine" /> Military operations in Ukraine after the annexation of the LPR, DPR and other territories to Russia will continue, “at least” it is necessary to liberate the entire territory of the DPR, Dmitry Peskov told reporters, RIA Novosti reports. “At least what I can tell you with absolute accuracy, you know that not all territories of the Donetsk People’s Republic still released. We are talking abou...

Peskov said that he was unaware of the plans to make CTO out of the special operation

The decision to reformat a special military operation in Ukraine into a counter-terrorist one (CTO) can only be taken by President Vladimir Putin, his spokesman said Dmitry Peskov. “I don't know about it,” — he said. The material is being supplemented. Which specialists can get a deferment Understanding the mailing Источник rbc.ru

Taliban agrees with Russia on gas supplies to Afghanistan

The Taliban managed to negotiate with Russia on the supply of food and fuel. The exact terms of the deal are unknown, in August the Afghan government did not rule out that they would pay with raisins and medicinal herbs .png 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > The Taliban holding power in Afghanistan (recognized as terrorist and banned in Russia) entered into a trade agreement with Russia. This was reported to Reuters by the Acting Minister of Trade and Industry of Afghanistan, Haji Nooruddin Azizi. According to him, the Taliban government is now working to diversify its foreign trade relations. As part of the deal, Russia will annually supply the country with about 1 million tons of g...

The Kremlin recalled Biden’s promise to get rid of Nord Stream

Assumptions about Russia's involvement in the accidents on the Nord Stream gas pipelines in the Kremlin called “predictably stupid”. “It is quite predictable and predictably stupid and absurd to express such versions <…> Both lines of Nord Stream 2 filled with gas, all systems are ready for pumping, and this gas is very expensive. <…> This gas costs a lot of money, and now this gas is escaping into the air, — Presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said. According to him, the Russian authorities do not yet understand what happened to the gas pipelines. “If I am not mistaken, we do not yet understand that repair. How can we predict repairs if we do not understand what to repair. We don't understand what happened there»— ...