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Climatologist: warming could cause regular autumn hurricanes in Russia

Global warming, which has caused frequent spring hurricanes in Russia, can lead to regular autumn hurricanes, said climatologist Alexander Rodin to Gazeta.ru. "Spring hurricanes have become practically the climatic norm in central Russia. And, perhaps, there will be regular autumn hurricanes, also associated with the restructuring of atmospheric currents. This, by the way, may be directly related to the warming of the Arctic», — he noted. Also, climate change has led to steady heat waves that can last in any region for months and provoke natural fires.  Recall that on September 18, Kursk collapsed Hurricane. Two people became victims of the disaster. 87 settlements in the region were left without electricity. Rate the material Источник aif.ru

The expert told how the climate in Russia will change by the end of the century

Average temperatures in Russia will rise by 3-4 degrees by the end of the century. This was told to Gazeta.ru by the executive director of the scientific and technical center for monitoring the environment and ecology of the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, climatologist Alexander Rodin. According to him, this situation will cause significant changes in the habitat of many organisms, including bacteria and viruses. In this regard, serious changes in healthcare may be required. There will be a need for new sanitary and epidemiological stations, medications. People will need to be regularly examined and vaccinated. According to the expert, nature will adapt to changes: brown bears will crowd out polar bears in places, trees will begin to grow where they are not now, there wi...

Russia will not appoint a new permanent representative to the EU in the near future

Moscow does not intend to appoint a new permanent representative to the EU in the near future after the departure of Vladimir Chizhov and will be represented at the level of charge d'affaires, RBC learned 9/71/756644707963719.jpg 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/9/71/756644707963719.jpg" alt="Russia will not appoint a new permanent representative to the EU in the near future" /> Russia's permanent mission to the EU will be headed by a charge d'affaires, Moscow does not intend to appoint a new permanent representative after Vladimir Chizhov's departure, two sources familiar with the discussion tol...

Trump offered his mediation to Russia and Ukraine

Former US President Trump has asked if he could lead a negotiating team on Russia and Ukraine The conflict in Ukraine has “the whole world at stake,” but both sides would like to agree on an end to hostilities, Trump said. He also saw the risk of “serious escalation or war” in the situation around Nord Stream ” 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/6/27/756644864189276.jpg" alt="Trump offered his mediation to Russia and Ukraine" /> Former U.S. President Donald Trump asked on Truth Social if he could lead a negotiating team between Russia and Ukraine, Business Insider writes. “Be strategic, be smart. C...

Russia recognized the independence of Zaporozhye and Kherson regions

Russian President Putin signed decrees on the independence of the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions -width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Russia recognized the state sovereignty and independence of the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions, the relevant decrees were signed by President Vladimir Putin. They are published on the Legal Documents Portal. The decision was made “in accordance with the generally recognized principles and norms of international norms of international law, recognizing and confirming the principle of equal rights and self-determination of peoples” enshrined in the UN Charter and taking into account the “will of the people” in a referendum, the decrees say. Five days before (fro...

More than 3 thousand people with COVID-19 were hospitalized in Russia per day

During the day, 38,739 new cases of COVID-19 infection were detected in Russia. This was reported at the federal operational headquarters for combating infection. A day earlier in The country registered 40 017 new infected coronavirus. It is noted that during the day in Russia 3,154 people were hospitalized , which is 4.4% less than the day before. Growth in the number hospitalizations are recorded in 32 subjects of the country, decrease – in 46 regions. The situation has not changed in seven subjects of the Russian Federation. According to the headquarters, 57,937 people recovered in a day  . 109 people became victims of the disease over the past 24 hours. Earlier, Vladimir Chulanov, chief infectio...

The commander of the special forces “Akhmat”: “The mobilized will cover our rear”

Plot RF special operation in Donbass and Ukraine Aide to the head of ChechnyaRamzan Kadyrov for the security unit, commander of the special detachment “Akhmat” Apti Alaudinov in an interview with aif.ru about what awaits the mobilized Russians in Donbass and why the population of the liberated territories chose to be with Russia. Ramzan Kadyrov's assistant Apti Alaudinov — one of the few well-known Russian politicians who spent most of the special military operation in the Donbass. Moreover, during the liberation of the LPR and the capture of Severodonetsk, Apti was constantly next to the Akhmat special forces soldiers. So this time we met the already legendary Chechen commander near Lugansk and simply could not help but ask him a few questions about the course of ...

Kazakhstan to open a corridor for citizens of the country on the border with Russia

The authorities of Kazakhstan proposed to organize corridors on the border with Russia through which Kazakhstanis and trucks with food will be able to enter the republic. The queues at the checkpoint formed after Russia announced the mobilization 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/6/56/756644347230566.png" alt="Kazakhstan will open a corridor for citizens of the country on the border with Russia" /> On the border of Kazakhstan and Russia, they plan to open a green corridor for the passage of Kazakhstanis and trucks with food, said Deputy Prime Minister— Minister of Trade and Integration of the country Serik Zhumangarin, Tengrinews rep...

Oil, steel, diamonds, caviar and vodka from Russia will fall under EU sanctions

The European Commission has developed a new package of sanctions against Russia, which should satisfy all 27 participating countries. It included restrictions against oil, steel, timber, diamonds and other goods from Russia ” 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/3/20/756644348642203.jpg" alt="Oil, steel, diamonds, caviar and vodka from Russia" /> In addition to the previously announced plans to impose restrictions on the price of Russian oil, the new EU sectoral sanctions package may include the diamond mining company ALROSA, caviar, vodka and cigarettes, and the philosopher Alexander Dugin and artists Yulia Chicherina, Ole...

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 ...

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

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...

Criminal gene. How maniacs are found in Russia by DNA

The first forensic DNA research in our country began in 1988 the year when the USSR State Committee for Science and Technology decided to organize genotyposcopy laboratories in the system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Since then, this method has helped solve tens of thousands of criminal cases, many of which seemed completely hopeless. In recent years, this work has become more and more effective due to the replenishment of the federal database of genomic information. From a drop of saliva, sweat or a single hair from a crime scene, they learned to get data even about the appearance of a suspect. Aif.ru tells the stories of the most infamous villains who were caught thanks to these technologies. Maniac's smile One of the most famous and b...

The story of a deception. How I was “bred” by scammers

I've been telling readers about all kinds of fraud for almost 20 years. Including — about telephone. It would seem that I know everything about it. But, as they say, there is a hole in the old woman, — once I got caught. I (!!!), an experienced journalist and a real colonel, swallowed the “hook”, about which I myself warned readers many times. It happened in the morning. I got a call from a man who introduced himself as a police officer — senior lieutenant from Ryazansky Lane, building 1. The Main Directorate for Economic Security and Anti-Corruption is located there. I have been there and interviewed. I am well aware that the police do not call ordinary citizens — for no reason. If you need to talk, they themselves come “to” or invite you to a summ...

Iranian Foreign Ministry opposed the supply of weapons to Russia and Ukraine

Tehran considers it wrong to supply weapons to Moscow or Kyiv and does not support any of the parties to the conflict, the Foreign Ministry said. The United States accuses Iran of transferring drones to Russia for use in Ukraine. The Kremlin called it a fake< /p> Hossein Amir Abdollahian Iran, although it cooperates in the defense sphere with Russia, does not support any of the parties to the conflict in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said in an interview with Al Monitor. “We consider it wrong for any side to send arms to Ukraine or Russia,” — he pointed out. The Minister noted that Tehran is categorically against any armed conflicts, “whether in Ukraine, in Yemen or in Palestine.” Iran intends to promote political dialogue and “resolve this cr...

Medvedev declared Russia’s right to use nuclear weapons if necessary

Deputy Chairman of the Security Council Medvedev: Russia can use nuclear weapons if necessary NATO will not intervene in the conflict in Ukraine even if Russia uses “the most formidable weapon”, Deputy Chairman of the Security Council Dmitry Medvedev believes Dmitry Medvedev Russia, if necessary and in case of a threat to the existence of the country, has the right to use nuclear weapons, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev wrote in his telegram channel. “Russia has the right to use nuclear weapons if necessary. in predetermined cases. In strict accordance with the fundamentals of state policy in the field of nuclear deterrence, — he said. The decision to use nuclear weapons can be made in the event of an attack on Russia or its allies using...

Kazakhstan promised to extradite defendants in cases to Russia for evasion

GLava of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan allowed the extradition of wanted persons on cases of evasion to Russia Kazakhstan can extradite evaders, but only if a criminal case has been initiated against them and they are put on the wanted list. “If they look for military registration and enlistment offices, this is not a legal basis for their extradition,” the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs explained .png 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/2/82/756642672732822.png" alt="Kazakhstan promised to extradite defendants to Russia for evasion" /> Marat Akhmetzhanov Kazakhstan will be forced to extra...

Japan has imposed a ban on the export to Russia of goods related to chemical weapons

Tokyo imposed new sanctions against Russia against the backdrop of referendums in the DPR and LPR, as well as in the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions. The sanctions list includes 20 more Russian organizations related to the defense sphere (max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Japan imposed new sanctions against Russia, in particular, banning the export of goods related to the production of chemical weapons to the country. The corresponding message of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan is published on the agency's website. In addition, the sanctions list of legal entities in respect of which export restrictions have been introduced has been expanded,— 20 more Russian organizations were a...

FT called the West’s mirror response to Russia’s nuclear strike unlikely

The West doubts the use of nuclear weapons in Ukraine, writes FT. According to the newspaper, in response to such a move by Moscow, a nuclear strike is not considered. 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/1/06/756641652149061.jpg" alt="FT says West's mirror response to Russia's nuclear strike is unlikely" />< /p> Western officials doubt that Russia will use nuclear weapons in Ukraine, but if it does, a mirror response is unlikely, sources told The Financial Times. Despite the fact that Western countries did not take the words Putin, who warned about the readiness to use “all means” to protect the country, as ...

Klishas criticized Tsekov’s idea to restrict exit from Russia

Legislators should develop support measures for mobilized citizens, and not “escalate” the situation, Senator Klishas believes. As an example of “injection”, he cited Tsekov's proposal to restrict exit from the country< /p> The head of the Federation Council committee on constitutional legislation and state building, Andrey Klishas, ​​suggested to his colleagues “instead of escalating the situation”; engage in the development of social support for citizens who are subject to mobilization. Klishas wrote about this in Telegram. “I would like to invite all colleagues (instead of escalating the situation) to pay attention to the issues of social support for citizens who are subject to mobilization, and violations during partial mobilization, which are r...

Zaporizhzhya State Administration called the referendum on joining Russia held

More than half of the voters in the Zaporozhye region voted in the referendum, it “definitely took place,” the region's CAA reported. Voting will end on September 27, the results have already promised not to recognize Ukraine, the USA, Serbia and Turkey ” 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/3/30/756641802427303.png" alt="Zaporozhye VGA called the referendum on joining Russia a valid one" /> The turnout at the referendum in the Zaporozhye region of Ukraine on joining Russia exceeded 50%, the vote is considered “in essence” held. This was stated by the chairman of the movement “We are togeth...

The first cow cloned in Russia became pregnant

In December, Russia's first cloned cow, Tsvetochek, is expected to give birth, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Natalia Zinovieva told Gazeta.ru. According to her, scientists were faced with the task of proving that the cloned animal will have offspring, and this was done. During cloning, the sex of the cow is known in advance. It is determined by DNA analysis. At the same time, the sex of the calf is now unknown, it is recognized at birth. It was previously reported that Chinese scientists were the first in the world to clone the polar wolf, the dog became a surrogate mother. Rate the material Источник aif.ru

Scholz explained the refusal to supply tanks to Kyiv by the unwillingness of the war with Russia

According to the German Chancellor, Germany does not want to bring the conflict to a war between Russia and NATO media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Olaf Scholz German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, explaining the country's refusal to supply tanks to Ukraine, said that Germany does not want to bring the conflict to a war between Russia and NATO. He said this in an interview with The New York Times. “We support Ukraine. We do it in such a way that we do not escalate the situation to a war between Russia and NATO, because that would be a disaster, — noted Scholz. In early September, the newspaper Die Welt, citing sources in the Ukrainian government, wrote that Scholz did not agree to supply tank...

Truss urged to ignore “threats” from Russia

Truss urged to ignore “threats” from Russia and respond to them with sanctions Truss stressed that London and Washington, as allies, face the threat of “autocratic regimes”, to which the British Prime Minister attributed Russia and China Liz Trass The West must not give in to the “threats” from Russia, but to respond to them with new sanctions, British Prime Minister Liz Truss said in an interview with CNN. “We should not listen to saber-rattling and threats that have already become known. Instead, we must continue to increase sanctions against Russia and support the Ukrainians,— she said. Truss expressed her hope that the United States will act on the basis of the same position. She stressed that London and Washington, as allies, face the threat...

Opposition MP announced Georgia’s plans to close the border with Russia

Opposition deputy announced Georgia's plans to close the border for men from Russia Representatives of the Georgian authorities did not confirm the words of the deputy from the opposition 756641397039415.jpg 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/5/41/756641397039415.jpg" alt="An opposition MP announced Georgia's plans to close the border with Russia" />< /p> From September 26, the Georgian authorities may close the borders for men from Russia due to the large flow of Russians arriving in the country, said the deputy of the opposition party of Georgia “United National Movement” in the Georgian Parli...

Former soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine asked to be accepted into the service of Russia

Former soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine appealed to Volodymyr Bidyovka, Chairman of the People's Council of the Donetsk People's Republic, with a request to accept them into the service of the Russian Federation. The corresponding video was shot by an RT correspondent. «I ask you to accept us– ex-servicemen in the emerging battalion and stand shoulder to shoulder with our brothers to defend our native lands from fascist invaders,” Denis, a former serviceman of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, addressed Bidyovka. The statement of the military will be handed over to the competent authorities for consideration. > Earlier it was reported that in the Kharkiv region they began to release from captivity the Ukrainian military, who had not taken part in the hostilities s...

Detentions took place in Russia at protests against partial mobilization

Detentions took place in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Tomsk, Khabarovsk and other large cities media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< /p> According to the human rights project «OVD-Info» (recognized as a foreign agent in Russia), by 21:09 Moscow time, over 743 people were detained in Russia, of which at least 373 were in Moscow, in St. Petersburg — 123. In the center of Moscow, at an uncoordinated rally against partial mobilization, security forces detained protesters near the Chistye Prudy metro station; and in the Zaryadye park, the Sota telegram channel reports. “Kommersant” citing a correspondent, he writes that in Zaryadye they detained not only active par...