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Embassy of Poland in Moscow doused with red paint

Unidentified people poured paint over a plate with the coat of arms of the republic, as well as a building near it. The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported that the embassy staff called the police 756522841129176.jpg” alt=”Polish embassy in Moscow was doused with red paint” /> Video Unknown people poured red paint on the building of the Polish embassy in Moscow, Onet reports. The embassy staff is waiting for the police to arrive. The video of the incident was published by the Rise Telegram channel. The footage shows how three men approach the entrance to the embassy from Bolshoi Tishinsky Lane and take out containers of paint. One of them poured water on the sign at the entrance, the other splashed paint on the checkpoint window. Another man was filming what was...

The WHO European Office will study the issue of closing the organization’s office in Moscow

The resolution to move the WHO Office for Noncommunicable Diseases from Moscow was supported by Ukraine, Georgia, Turkey, Moldova and the EU countries, among others. Russia, Belarus and Tajikistan voted against The Regional Committee for Europe of the World Health Organization (WHO) during a special session adopted a resolution that proposes to explore the possibility of moving the WHO office for combating noncommunicable diseases located in Moscow outside Russia, Reuters reports. Special session of the WHO committee, dedicated to the situation in the healthcare sector in Ukraine, was convened at the request of 43 states— members of the WHO European Office. Ukraine, Georgia, Turkey, Moldova, Israel, as well as the EU countries voted for the draft resolution. Russia, Belarus and Taj...

Military equipment of the Victory Parade drove through the streets of Moscow. Video

The Victory Parade will begin at 10:00 Moscow time. It will be attended by 11 thousand soldiers, 131 combat vehicles, 77 aircraft and helicopters, the Defense Ministry reported earlier. Foreign leaders were not invited to the event this year Video Article content Tags Subscribe to VK RBC Get news faster than anyone Источник rbc.ru

A rehearsal of the Victory Parade with participants in the operation in Ukraine took place in Moscow

The dress rehearsal of the Victory Parade ended on Red Square. This year, 11,000 military personnel, 131 combat vehicles, 77 aircraft and helicopters will be involved in it, the Ministry of Defense reported The general rehearsal of the Victory Parade took place in Moscow, the Defense Ministry told journalists. According to RIA Novosti, a parade squad of participants in the military operation in Ukraine passed through Red Square as part of a mechanized column. In total, according to the Ministry of Defense, 11 thousand military men took part in the rehearsal. The foot column was formed from 33 ceremonial calculations. As part of the mechanized column involved 131 units of military equipment. 77 planes and helicopters also took part in the rehearsal. Earlier, the ministry reported that the...

The US Embassy in Moscow advised Americans not to attend May 9 parades

The embassy recalled the “existing tension” and the traditional presence of a large number of police officers at the events on the occasion of Victory Day The US Embassy in Moscow warned Americans against participating in mass events on May 9. such events saw an increased police presence. Given the existing tensions, US citizens are advised to avoid large mass gatherings, — reads a warning on the website of the diplomatic mission. The embassy advised Americans to “look around”, “be on the lookout for places where tourists and citizens of Western countries often stay”, always carry a passport with a valid Russian visa and have an emergency plan “not relying on the help of the US government.” On May 9, parades in honor of the 77th ann...

Putin told Macron that Moscow is open to dialogue with Kyiv

Kyiv negotiators show “inconsistency and unpreparedness” for serious work, but Russia is open for dialogue, Putin says Emmanuel Macron Russia is open to negotiations with the Ukrainian side, despite “inconsistency and unpreparedness” representatives of Kyiv to serious work. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, the Kremlin press service reports. “The President of Russia outlined the principled approaches to negotiating with Ukrainian representatives”, — the message says. EU countries ignore “crimes of Ukrainian security forces” and their massive shelling of cities and towns in the Donbass, Putin said during the conversation, expressing confide...

The Ministry of Emergency Situations issued a warning about strong winds in Moscow

Strong winds with gusts of up to 15 m/s are expected in Moscow today. The Moscow Emergencies Ministry issued a warning, which is valid until 18:00 on May 3. The department emphasized that drivers should be especially careful on the roads, and pedestrians should better avoid shaky structures. Recall that on Tuesday, the “yellow” the level of weather danger. Earlier, in the Phobos weather center, they said that the beginning of May in the central part of the Russian Federation would be cool. During the May holidays, the air temperature will be three to four degrees below normal. Источник aif.ru

Turkish Foreign Ministry announces Bolsonaro’s readiness to come to Moscow with Erdogan

The leaders of a number of Latin American countries are “with great pleasure” watching the role of Ankara in resolving the conflict between Moscow and Kyiv and want to contribute, the Turkish Foreign Minister said Jair Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is ready come to Moscow along with other leaders, including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogon, to help resolve the conflict in Ukraine. This was stated by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu following a visit to Latin American countries, Vatan reports. According to Cavusoglu, the leaders of Brazil, Uruguay, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama and Venezuela “with great satisfaction” watch how Turkey plays the role of a mediator in Russian-Ukrainian negotiations. “We'd like to do our part,” — h...

What is known about the cancellation and delay of a dozen flights at Moscow airports?

On Sunday, May 1, at Vnukovo and Domodedovo airports in Moscow and "Sheremetyevo" about 50 flights were canceled or delayed. This is evidenced by the data of the Yandex. Schedule". As as of 11.00 h to Moscow time May 1  "Vnukovo". Six flights delayed, one canceled; “Domodedovo. Six flights delayed, five cancelled. Sheremetyevo. 12 flights delayed, 20 cancelled. At Zhukovsky airport flights follow the schedule. Why are flights often canceled and delayed at Moscow airports? Frequent delays and cancellations of flights in Moscow are connected with the introduction of Western sanctions against Russia, writes RIA Novosti. Against the backdrop of military events in Ukraine, the Euro...

Up to +10 °C is expected in Moscow on the afternoon of April 30

The press service of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia reported that on Saturday, April 30, the air temperature in Moscow will rise to +10 °C in the afternoon. According to weather forecasters, Partly cloudy with occasional light rain. Northwest wind, 6—11 m/s. Formerly leading employee of the weather center “Phobos” Evgeny Tishkovets said that the weather in early May in the central part of Russia will be cool. According to him, during the May holidays, the temperature will be three to four degrees below the norm. Источник aif.ru

Zakharova called fake reports of Western media about the nuclear threat from Moscow

The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry believes that Western officials are “feeding the media” a fake about Moscow's nuclear threats. At the same time, Zakharova notes that Russia is doing everything possible to prevent a nuclear war. jpg” alt=”Zakharova called Western media reports about the nuclear threat from Moscow fake” /> Western media reports about the nuclear threat posed by Moscow are fake, follows from a statement by the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, published in her Telegram channel. “In the West, at the highest level, transboundary and transformatively, mechanisms have been launched to throw a new thesis into the public space. It is extremely primitive and at the same time extreme...

Up to nine degrees Celsius expected in Moscow on Thursday

Partly cloudy weather is predicted in the Russian capital on Thursday, April 28, according to the official website of the Hydrometeorological Center of the Russian Federation. “Partly cloudy weather. Mostly without precipitation,” the message says. Daytime air temperature in the city will be from seven to nine degrees Celsius. Atmospheric pressure – 754 millimeters of mercury. The wind is northwest at a speed of four to nine meters per second. On Friday night, partly cloudy weather is also predicted in the capital. Light rain is expected in some places in the region. The air temperature will be from minus one degree to one degree of heat. Atmospheric pressure – 754 millimeters of mercury. Formerly leading employee of the Phobos weather center Evgeny Tishko...

What kind of reconciliation services will appear in the capital’s schools?

Reconciliation services will appear in 400 metropolitan schools to resolve conflict situations between students, teachers and parents, Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Social Development Anastasia Rakova said. Anyone can contact the service. p> Why are reconciliation services created?  School reconciliation services will help resolve situations of misunderstanding between students, teachers and parents. According to Rakova, in 380 schools teachers have already received the necessary training, and in 127 schools they regularly use restorative techniques in cases of conflict situations. In the event of a conflict situation, the mediator and student volunteers will invite the parties to the conflict to the negotiating table to discuss and find a way to resolve disputed issues. For e...

Podolyak announced the work on the legal registration of the positions of Kyiv and Moscow

Moscow and Kyiv continue consultations at the level of working subgroups, Podolyak said. They prepare the positions of the parties in legal terms, he explained Mikhail Podolyak The time of the meeting between the presidents of Russia and Ukraine, as well as its context, has not yet been determined, Interfax-Ukraine told the agency “Interfax-Ukraine”. Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Mykhailo Podolyak. “On the one hand, we are seeing a certain intensification of clashes in the east of the country <…>. On the other hand, consultations continue at the level of working subgroups, which prepare the positions of the parties in legal terms. As soon as the specifics appear, we will make a special message about this, & mdash; says in his comment....

Moscow to introduce electronic voter list

The electronic list will help to avoid errors when entering data, the head of the Moscow City Electoral Committee believes. The procedure for issuing ballots will also change – passport scanners and the ability to sign with a stylus will be used in the elections in Moscow An electronic voter list will be used in Moscow, Olga Kirillova, chairwoman of the Moscow City Electoral Committee, said at a meeting of the Central Election Commission. She stressed that the use of such a list is important for the capital because of the large number of voters and their dynamics: according to the head of the Moscow City Electoral Committee, about 45,000 corrections are made per month on average about voters who change their place of residence. In addition, changes are also associated with departur...

The plane with the pilot Yaroshenko landed in Moscow

The An-148-100E aircraft with Konstantin Yaroshenko on board at the Sochi airport Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko, who was arrested in the United States and exchanged by the authorities for American student Trevor Reid, has arrived in Moscow. The footage of his arrival was shown by the Rossiya 1 TV channel. The plane landed at Vnukovo airport. On the footage, Yaroshenko is met by his family— wife Victoria and daughter Ekaterina. The pilot has now gone home. Yaroshenko was detained in Liberia in 2010 and extradited to the United States on charges of drug smuggling. A year later, an American court sentenced Yaroshenko to 20 years in prison. Trevor Reed was convicted in Russia in the summer of 2020 to nine years in prison for assaulting police officers. According to investigato...

Moscow is ready to study UN initiatives “to alleviate the suffering of Ukrainians”

Foreign Ministry: Russia is ready to consider UN initiatives to alleviate the suffering of Ukrainians Moscow will take this step if the UN proposals actually contribute to this goal, the Russian Foreign Ministry stressed /s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/8/14/756509976133148.jpg” alt=”Moscow is ready to study UN initiatives “to alleviate the suffering of Ukrainians”” /> Sergey Lavrov and António Guterres (left to right) Russia is ready to consider specific initiatives from the UN “to alleviate the suffering of civilians in Ukraine.” This is stated in the message of the Russian Foreign Ministry following the talks between Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and UN Secretary General António Guterres. “Russia is ready to consider specific initiati...

What will the weather be like in Moscow for the first May holidays?

Expert Answer 0 + – From May 1 to May 3, cool rainy weather with night frosts is expected in the capital.    According to the weatherman, on the night of Sunday, May 1, the air temperature will be fluctuate from minus 1 to plus 3 degrees. The cold snap will last until May 3. “On the night of Sunday, May 1, the temperature will be from minus 1 to plus 3 degrees, that is, in early May there will be frosts. And although frosts are unlikely on May 2 and 3, the weather will be cloudy, with clearings, light rains are expected, — told the city news agency “Moscow” Vilfand. When will the cold snap start in the capital?  Residents of the capital will feel a cold snap on Wednesday, April 27th. It will get colder in Moscow. The temperature will be around 5-6...

Erdogan promised to call Putin on the day of the visit of the UN Secretary General to Moscow

Recep Tayyip Erdogan (center) On Tuesday, April 26, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plans to have a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. Erdogan announced this at a meeting of the Turkish government, the statement was quoted by A Haber TV channel. “I continue my attempts and negotiations with parties and institutions for a peaceful end to the Russian-Ukrainian war. <…> Tomorrow we will have a telephone conversation with Mr Putin, — Erdogan said. He noted that he had already held talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, and also met with UN Secretary General António Guterres, who will visit Moscow on April 26, and on April 28 — Kyiv. During a conversation with Zelensky on April 24, Erdogan expressed his readiness to...

Guterres named the topics of negotiations in Moscow and Kyiv

Photo: pixabay.com UN Secretary General António Guterres is going to discuss the cessation of hostilities and the provision of humanitarian assistance to those in need during visits to Moscow and Kyiv this week. This was announced at a briefing by his deputy representative Farhan Haq. As the ultimate goal, he called a ceasefire and the creation of ways to improve the situation, as well as reducing threats to people in Ukraine and providing them with humanitarian assistance, TASS reports. . Hack expressed confidence that, among other things, they will talk about such UN initiatives as a humanitarian truce in the Mariupol region, in particular, the creation of humanitarian corridors. At the same time, the deputy representative of the Secretary General The UN added that it is too early to ...

UN Secretary General Guterres spoiled Putin’s visit to Moscow in advance

Against the backdrop of requests for a “humanitarian pause”, they want to restrict Russia's rights again Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General, will pay an official visit to Moscow on April 26. He has at least two significant meetings scheduled in the Russian capital: with President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Agenda expected — situation in Ukraine. But much more revealing is the timing of Guterres' arrival. His visit will coincide with a resonant meeting in the UN General Assembly, and immediately after Moscow, the Secretary General will go to Kyiv. Photo: Global Look Press Guterres has been talking about his desire to visit the Russian and Ukrainian capitals for a long time. Just a few days after the start of the Russian specia...

UN Secretary General to meet with Putin in Moscow

UN Secretary General António Guterres plans to visit Moscow and Kyiv to discuss the settlement of the conflict ” alt=”UN Secretary General to meet Putin in Moscow” /> UN Secretary General António Guterres will arrive in Moscow on April 26 for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the press secretary of the Russian leader Dmitry Peskov, reports TASS. “On Tuesday, April 26, UN Secretary General António Guterres will arrive in Moscow for talks with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. He will also be received by Russian President Vladimir Putin,— said a Kremlin spokesman. Guterres spokesman Stefan Dujjaric said earlier that the UN Secretary General asked Putin to meet in Moscow, and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky— ...

Zelensky announced proposals to Moscow for the removal of people from Mariupol

According to the President of Ukraine, Kyiv proposed a format with the exchange of the wounded and the participation of intermediaries. However, he said, the Russian side did not agree. On April 21, Defense Minister Shoigu reported to President Putin about the capture of Mariupol “Zelensky announced proposals to Moscow to take people out of Mariupol” /> Volodymyr Zelensky Kyiv offered Moscow several options for the withdrawal of civilians and military personnel from Russia-blocked Mariupol, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said after talks with Spanish and Danish Prime Ministers Pedro Sanchez and Mette Frederiksen in Kyiv. He noted that the withdrawal of people There are two ways: by force and by diplomacy. “To implement the military path, we need weapons, which are cur...

The UN Secretary General asked to be received in Moscow and Kyiv

Guterres wants to discuss with Putin and Zelensky urgent steps to achieve peace in Ukraine ” alt=”The UN Secretary General asked to be received in Moscow and Kyiv” /> António Guterres UN Secretary General António Guterres sent letters to the permanent missions of Russia and Ukraine requesting meetings with President Vladimir Putin in Moscow and the President Vladimir Zelensky in Kyiv. Stéphane Dujarric, spokesman for the United Nations, announced this. He specified that Guterres wants to discuss with the Russian and Ukrainian leaders “urgent steps aimed at achieving peace in Ukraine.” In the letters of the UN head, it is noted that Russia and Ukraine are among the founding countries of the organization. A few days after the start of the Russian special oper...

Zakharova invited Kiev to find a “realistic version” of an agreement with Moscow

The Ukrainian negotiating delegation should focus on finding “realistic options” for an agreement with Moscow, Maria Zakharova said. Earlier, the Kremlin said that Kiev was given a document with “clear wording” alt=”Zakharova suggested that Kiev find a “realistic version” of an agreement with Moscow” /> Negotiations between Russia and Ukraine to resolve the situation continue, but their participants from Kyiv “refuse to show a constructive approach” on priority issues, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a briefing. According to her, the Ukrainians are “trying to drag out the negotiation process”, including “sometimes simply refusing to promptly respond to those materials and proposals wh...

The possibility of transferring drones “capable of hitting Moscow” to Ukraine was assessed

Extremely dangerous “Reaper” The United States continues massive arms supplies to Kiev. A new $800 million military aid package has been announced, including planes and drones – although the Pentagon openly says it is unable to trace the further path of these weapons. MK asked Denis Fedutinov, an expert in the field of unmanned aerial systems, whether the United States could supply Ukraine with long-range strike drones capable of flying to Moscow. Photo: dvidshub.net The United States plans to send Ukraine 11 Mi-17 helicopters, 18 Howitzer 155 mm cannons and, in addition to previously delivered, 300 Switchblade loitering drones. p> The Armed Forces of Ukraine (APU) will get helicopters that the United States once purchased from Russia for the Afghan army. They did no...