The Arab states requested an emergency special session of the UN General Assembly to adopt a resolution on Jerusalem, rejected by the Security Council because of the US veto. This was stated by the permanent observer of the state of Palestine with the world organization Riyad Mansour.
“We will prepare a text that, most likely, will be similar to the draft resolution of the Security Council, but adjusted for the General Assembly,” Tass quotes the diplomat as saying.
The chairman of the 72nd session of the General Assembly, Miroslav Lajcak, has already promised to meet the request for convening an emergency session. He specified that the date of the meeting will be announced later.
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The US declared a threat to national security from the side of the Russian Federation and the PRC
“China and Russia are challenging the power, influence and interests of America, trying to erode American security and prosperity,” the document says. In addition, the US believes that the Russian Federation and the PRC are developing advanced weapons and expand capabilities, which could threaten the country’s security.
Palestine has requested a special session of the UN General Assembly on Jerusalem
Palestine officially requested a special session of the UN General Assembly on the status of Jerusalem, the meeting will be held this week
Dodon called the recall of the Moldovan Ambassador from Russia a provocation
Moldovan President Igor Dodon commented on the decision of the Foreign Ministry of the Republic to recall indefinitely the Ambassador from Russia Andrei Neguta for consultations.
In fact, this means lowering for an indefinite period the level of diplomatic relations with our main strategic partner, the Russian Federation. I regard this as another provocation of the pro-European government, aimed at undermining the strategic partnership between our countries. – Igor Dodon, Moldovan statesman
CEC announced readiness for presidential elections in Russia
Earlier in Russia, the presidential election campaign of 2018 was officially launched. December 15 Pamfilova said that 23 people expressed a desire to participate as candidates for the presidency of Russia in the upcoming elections.
President of Kyrgyzstan dismissed the head of the country’s Security Council
The President of Kyrgyzstan, Sooronbai Jeenbekov, dismissed the head of the country’s Security Council Almazbek Kurmanaliev. This is reported on the website of the head of state
Macron spoke about the exclusivity of France
French President Emmanuel Macron, in his second extensive television interview, drew attention to the exclusivity of his country and to its role in Europe. This is reported by Bloomberg …
Saakashvili ripped off interrogation in the Prosecutor General’s Office
“Saakashvili thwarted the conduct of investigative actions,” Prosecutor Alexander Govorushchak told reporters, he transmitted the TV channel “112 Ukraine”. According to Govorushchak, the former governor was supposed to come to one of the offices, but “after arriving only at the checkpoint”, he refused to follow the interrogation.
If I am summoned to the Security Service for interrogation today, I will go to the SBU for questioning unequivocally. And to give Yuriy Lutsenko the opportunity to earn points before the owner and kiss his hand at my expense, I will not. – Mikhail Saakashvili, Georgian politician
The CIA did not comment on Russia’s assistance in preventing a terrorist act
The capture of militants was facilitated by information provided by the US intelligence services. During a telephone conversation, Russian President Vladimir Putin and US leader Donald Trump called the Russian special services a positive example of cooperation between the two countries.
Police of Finland searched the house of the author of the article on spying on Russia
Finnish police on Sunday evening searched the house of the Helsingin Sanomat journalist Laura Khalminen after the publication in the newspaper of secret intelligence data, including those relating to Russia
A lawyer from the United States sued the family of Ivanka Trump
An attorney from Washington sued Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanca Trump and her husband Jared Kushner, accusing them of concealing some of their income. This is reported by the publication Politico with reference to the statement of claim.
ARMY AND WEAPONS
Mattis: States can always speak from a position of strength
James Mattis, who heads the US defense department, argues that the US Army has enough power to give American diplomats the opportunity to always “speak from a position of strength.”
The US is deploying anti-missile defense against Iran and the DPRK
The White House’s national security strategy says that the US is deploying a multi-level missile defense system. The text says that this system is directed against the DPRK and Iran and aims to protect the US territory from missile strikes.
Japan approved the deployment of two Aegis Ashore missile defense complexes in the country
The Japanese government at its meeting approved on Tuesday the decision to deploy two Aegis Ashore missile defense complexes in the country, which are supposed to protect the entire national territory from ballistic missile strikes
Guardian: the latest British aircraft carrier found a malfunction
The aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth, officially included on December 7 in the Royal Navy of Great Britain, has already encountered a malfunction. This was reported on Tuesday by the electronic version of The Guardian.
Lockheed Martin will develop an anti-missile defense system for the Pentagon
One of the largest suppliers of the US Department of Defense, Lockheed Martin, received a contract for the development of a cruise missile, invulnerable to enemy air defense (anti-aircraft). The Pentagon press service reported about the results of the competition for the development of the anti-missile system.
Russian Foreign Ministry urged the US to withdraw nuclear weapons from Europe
The United States should withdraw its nuclear weapons into its national territory, Mikhail Ulyanov, director of the Department for Nonproliferation and Arms Control of the Russian Foreign Ministry, told RIA Novosti. Moscow, as the official explained, has long done this.
Terrorism still exists with the support of the West – Bashar Assad
During the war with the terrorists of Syria, the damage amounted to 400 billion dollars. A statement was made by the Syrian leader Bashar Assad. According to the President of the Syrian Arab Republic, the Syrian people will continue the fight against terrorism, whose roots are far beyond Syria.
In the US, they said that they would reduce the support of the “Syrian Democratic Forces”
The US will reduce support for the “Syrian Democratic Forces” (SDF) because of progress in actions against the “Islamic state” * (IG *), a senior US administration official told reporters at a briefing.
Koreans have designed a new vessel – a lifeboat rescuer
The South Korean company Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has completed the design of a new rescue vessel for emergency submarines.
“Kommersant” learned the amount of expenses for the rearmament of the army for 10 years
The document assumes the allocation of 19 trillion rubles. for the rearmament of the army and navy. According to the publication, which refers to a source close to the presidential administration, the priority in allocating money will be the development of nuclear deterrence systems, precision and hypersonic weapons.
Israeli aircraft bombed the Hamas camp in Gaza
Israel struck back on the territory of the training camp of Hamas in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. This is reported in the Twitter of the IDF.
The first serial Mi-28NM will be produced before the end of 2018
As the newspaper writes, the Ministry of Defense of Russia concluded a state contract with the holding company “Helicopters of Russia” for the production of the Mi-28NM batch. According to the terms of the contract, the first two cars will be manufactured before the end of 2018, according to the newspaper
In the Arctic, a system of catching “invisible”
The Russian army controls the airspace over the Arctic in a round-the-clock mode, the chief of the radio technical troops of the Russian Air Force, Major-General Andrei Coban
The Central Bank of Russia: An error of $ 12 billion
The Central Bank was wrong in estimating the capital outflow from Russia by $ 12 billion. Under the battle of the chiming clock, Russia will drain $ 29 billion. The forecast for the next year has also been increased from $ 10 to $ 16 billion.
Any country with a positive balance of the current account of the balance of payments in the open economy exports capital either through the growth of state foreign exchange reserves, or through the private sector. Therefore, capital outflows are not necessarily bad, and capital inflows are not always good for the economy. – Elvira Nabiullina, Russian statesman
In Syria, the work of the Twain gas plant
In Syria, the work of the Twain gas plant is restored after the release of gas fields from the militants. The plant is located 260 kilometers from the center of the province of Homs. The company was visited by Minister of Oil and Mineral Resources of the Republic Ali Ghanem.
France and Germany want to regulate bitcoin at G20 level
As noted by Bloomberg in the article Stocks Reach Record Highs as U.S. Tax Vote Looms: Markets Wrap, the German Ministry of Finance, said it welcomed the proposal of French Finance Minister Bruno Le Mayr, who plans to invite his colleagues from the G-20 to consider the joint regulation of bitcoin.
The IEA estimated the demand for coal in the world until 2022
The demand for coal in the world until 2022 will remain virtually unchanged, which will lead to almost a decade of stagnation in the consumption of this type of fuel, the International Energy Agency said on the basis of the organization’s annual report on the coal market
Putin allocated two regions more than 4 billion rubles
“To allocate in 2017 from the reserve fund of the President of Russia to the Ministry of Finance of Russia budgetary allocations for granting subsidies to support measures to ensure the balance of budgets of subjects to the budget of the Republic of Dagestan in the amount of 3.2 billion rubles and the budget of the Novgorod region in the amount of 1.1 billion rubles.” is said in the order.
DEA Friedman started gas production in the Algerian Sahara
DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG, controlled by businessman Mikhail Fridman, as part of Consortium Groupement Reggane Nord (GRN), began gas production on the Reggane Nord project in the Algerian Sahara, DEA said.
The Cabinet sent 2.67 billion rubles for the development of roads in three regions
The RF Government has allocated 2.67 billion rubles of additional interbudgetary transfers for the development of regional, intermunicipal and local roads in Buryatia, Kamchatka and Kaluga regions.
Rosneft approved the company’s strategy until 2022
The Board of Directors of Rosneft approved the company’s strategy for the period until 2022. As the head of the Russian oil company Igor Sechin said at the final press conference, the board of directors was also informed about the results of the implementation of the business plan for 2017 and plans for the next two years.
The IMF will provide Kyrgyzstan with a loan of over 1.5 billion rubles
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund approved the granting of a tranche to Kyrgyzstan in the amount of $ 26.9 million (1 billion 584.37 million rubles).
REC wants to create an innovative hub of Russian companies in Vietnam
The Russian Export Center (REC) plans to create an innovative hub of Russian companies in Vietnam, said in an interview with RIA Novosti director for international trade promotion of the REC Group of Companies Mikhail Mamonov
14 billion rubles. for reconstruction of airports in the villages of Kamchatka
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev instructed to allocate 14 billion rubles from the budget. for the reconstruction of airports in the Kamchatka Territory. This is reported on the website of the government of the region.
Reconstruction will improve the quality and safety of air traffic on the edge and provide the necessary air traffic volumes. Projects are ready for almost all objects. In total, about 14 billion rubles are needed to carry out reconstruction of the regional airports. – Vladimir Ilyukhin, Russian statesman
VEB to place bonds for 30 billion rubles
VEB intends to place exchange-traded bonds worth 30 billion rubles, the state corporation said. The term of circulation of securities will be five years. The technical placement will take place on December 21.
Investments of Rosneft in 2018 will amount to 950 billion rubles
As explained in Rosneft, we are talking about investments without taking into account minority stakes in the projects. Taking into account these shares, investments in 2017 will amount to 910 billion rubles, in 2018 – more than 1 trillion rubles.
The European Commission began an investigation into the “daughter” of IKEA
If the investigation confirms that there are tax breaks for the IKEA in the Netherlands, the company can get a fine, and the European Commission will oblige the authorities of the Netherlands to collect from the company the undersized amounts of taxes whose non-payment has given illegal profits to this company in comparison with competitors.
For 11 months, the Agricultural Bank received 1.7 billion net profit
Net profit of JSC Rosselkhozbank on the basis of work in January-November 2017 amounted to 1.7 billion rubles against 98 million rubles a year earlier. The indicator is calculated on the basis of Russian Accounting Standards (RAS).
The state will forgive debts for business
The Ministry of Finance proposes to write off debts on insurance premiums of individual entrepreneurs, lawyers and notaries accumulated by January 1, 2017 – it does not matter whether they are still engaged in business or have already abandoned it. How this will happen will be determined by the tax authorities
“Kalashnikov” can enter the IPO
Concern “Kalashnikov”, in the near future, can enter the initial public offering of shares on the stock exchange (IPO). This was announced by Pavel Skachkov, deputy general director for economics and finance of the concern, in an interview with TASS
Before the sanation of “Promsvyazbank” pension funds withdrew 16.5 billion rubles
On December 15, after the announcement of future measures against the bank, the speed of withdrawing cash from the accounts of Promsvyazbank reached tens of millions of rubles per minute. PFG “Safmar” and FG “Future” have not officially commented on the sale of bank shares with their pension funds.
Iran will increase the volume of gas supplies to Armenia
Armenia in exchange for receiving 1 cubic meter of gas from Iran supplies 3 kW. h of electricity. At present, Iran supplies to Armenia about 400 million cubic meters of gas annually. The Armenian government, meanwhile, has repeatedly stated that by the end of 2018 they want to increase the volume of purchases by three times.
Statoil will buy Brazilian oil assets at $ 2.9 billion
Norwegian Statoil ASA has reached an agreement with the Brazilian Petroleo Brasiliero SA (Petrobras) to acquire a 25% stake in the Roncador oil and gas project off the coast of Brazil for $ 2.9 billion.
Japanese company intends to acquire “Primorsklesprom”
The Japanese company Iida Group Holdings intends to acquire one of the leading enterprises of the forest industry of Primorye – Primorsklesprom, the general director of the company Joichi Nishikawa said on Monday. “Primorsklesprom” is engaged in the procurement and processing of wood, the production of sawn timber.
China checks the price of LNG
Meng Wei, the official representative of the State Committee for Development and Reform of the People’s Republic of China, informed about the beginning of the verification by the Chinese government of the mechanisms for the formation of prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the domestic market of the country.
VEB will receive an operating profit of RUB 63 billion by the end of 2017
VEB will receive profit before provisions in the amount of 63 billion rubles in 2017, Vnesheconombank CEO Sergey Gorkov said during a meeting with regional development bank managers.
Wintershall Starts Early Oil Production on the Seabed in Norway
Wintershall started oil production at the Mary field in Norway one year ahead of schedule. A submarine network of pipelines was put into operation right on the seabed
Day of Chinese investor is held in Vladivostok
On Tuesday, the Day of the Chinese investor is held in Vladivostok, the press service of the Minsk region reported. The events are attended by Deputy Prime Minister – Plenipotentiary of the President in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev, representatives of the Minsk Region, IPA, heads of major Chinese companies
The exploitation of the Zohr field in the Mediterranean with the participation of Rosneft began
Egypt recently began trial operation of a large gas field Zohr on the shelf of the Mediterranean Sea, the Arab media reported.
US authorities intend to allocate $ 400 million for the development of nuclear energy
The US Department of Energy plans to allocate grants to companies that will present projects for the construction of new nuclear power plants (NPPs) and modernization of existing ones. The total amount of funds will be about $ 400 million
The government approved plans for the digital economy at 520 billion rubles
The government commission on the use of IT to improve the quality of life and business conditions under the leadership of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev approved four action plans for the implementation of the program “Digital Economy”.
The Cabinet has allocated more than 1.2 billion rubles for subsidies to agricultural universities
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an order to allocate in 2017 a budget allocation of 1.23 billion rubles to provide subsidies to higher educational institutions engaged in the training of specialists in the agricultural sector.
Rosselkhoznadzor partially lifted the ban on the import of sprat from the Baltic States
The report of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision (Rosselkhoznadzor) states that since December 15, the temporary restrictions on the supply of fish products from two enterprises – Latvian SIA Karavela and Estonian DGM Shipping AS have been canceled.
PFR: there are no poor pensioners in Russia
The Pension Fund of Russia announced that this year the federal social supplement to the pension received 3.9 million people.
“There are no pensioners in Russia below the poverty line: there are no pensioners with a monthly income below the subsistence minimum of the pensioner (PMP) in the region of residence. All non-working pensioners are paid a social supplement to their pension to the level of PHC in the region of residence, “the FIU said.
Because there is no money
In the mayor’s office of Novosibirsk they explained why they canceled the discount in the metro, trams and trolleybuses on the Unified transport map.
“The decision was made in connection with the deterioration of the financial situation of municipal enterprises due to the high cost of transportation of passengers caused by the deterioration of rolling stock and transport infrastructure, increased costs for electricity, fuel and spare parts,” explained the Mayor of the Department of Transport and Road-Building Complex
Moskvich took the island under the “Far Eastern Hectare” program for quests
A resident of Moscow, Narek Hovhannisyan became the owner of the island in the Khabarovsk Territory, where he intends to build a tourist center and organize quests in the Far East hectare program, the press service of the Ministry of Regional Development
In France began broadcasting channel RT France
RT France is aired from the “telecommunications valley”, where also the studios of the largest French TV channels – TF1, LCI, France 24, RFI, Canal + and CNews. Its broadcasting will extend to other states with a French-speaking audience: Belgium, Switzerland, Canada and the Maghreb countries
The IMF demanded that Kiev increase gas prices for Ukrainians
The Ukrainian authorities should increase the price of natural gas in the domestic market of the country to the level of imported parity, UNIAN permanent representative of the IMF in the country Jost Ljungman said.
The UN said that more than 258 million people in the world are migrants
The Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations (DESA) has published a report stating that more than 258 million people in the world are migrants. The document notes that the number of migrants increased by 49% compared to 2000, while 26 million of them are refugees.
Rospotrebnadzor warned of a plague outbreak in China
“Rospotrebnadzor draws the attention of Russian citizens [to these data] and asks to take this information into account when planning trips,” the department warned. In early October, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported an outbreak of the plague in Madagascar, which killed 33 people
Thirteen objects were restored under the program “ruble per meter”
Recall that under the program tenants who bring the building in order, can rent the premises for 49 years on preferential terms – for one ruble per square meter
The authorities of Crimea will postpone the start of the experiment on the resort collection
The resort fee in Crimea was intended to be introduced from May 1, 2018. However, experts and public figures recommended that the authorities postpone the start of the experiment, since the infrastructure of the peninsula is not ready for it
Rosselkhoznadzor suspected PepsiCo of using antibiotics
The Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance suspected the Altai plant “Wimm-Bill-Dann” (part of the PepsiCo group of companies) of using milk with antibiotics for cheese production.
In Ireland, two men contract a marriage in order not to pay tax
Two residents of Dublin decided to conclude a same-sex marriage so as not to pay the inheritance tax, reports the Irish Times. The publication notes that the 85-year-old man, who is friends with his friend Michael O’Sullivan for almost 30 years, decided to transfer his property to him.
The Anglican bishop of London became the first woman
The post of bishop of Credon Mallelli has been taking place since 2015. Sarah Mallalli, assuming the duties of the Bishop of London, will become the highest-ranking female priest in the history of the Church of England.
“The underground metro” between Moscow and Moscow region will work in 2019
In the second quarter of 2019, the first two routes will be opened. The direction of WDC-1 “Odintsovo-Lobnya” with a length of 52 km will have 11 transplants to railway stations and metro stations, transport about 43 million people a year.
A great event for the development of the transport system of the Moscow agglomeration. At the coordinating council of MTU with the heads of the Ministry of Transport, the government of the Moscow region, the Russian Railways signed a schedule for the implementation of the IDC project. – Sergei Sobyanin, Russian statesman
More than 18 thousand Petersburgers will not be able to go abroad because of debts
More than 18 thousand residents of St. Petersburg will not be able to leave the country due to debts. Restrictions on them were imposed by employees of the Office of the Federal Bailiff Service. In total, since the beginning of 2017, more than 36 thousand decisions have been passed on temporary restraint of debtors in the right to travel abroad.
Black lists of passengers will appear on the railway
FPK is working to create a blacklist of railway hooligans, the head of the Federal Passenger Company Peter Ivanov told Izvestia in an interview
ONF proposed to create a program to protect schoolchildren’s health
The All-Russian People’s Front (ONF) proposes to develop an interdepartmental program for the effective protection of schoolchildren’s health, which will include improving the quality of nutrition in general education institutions, the quality of medical examinations and the development of educational programs to preserve health.
Medical insurance in China has become more accessible, treatment – more qualitative
The deputy head of the committee, Van Hashan, noted that insurance for major diseases now covers more than 50% of all medical expenses for insured people. However, in some poor areas, basic medical insurance covers up to 90% of all medical expenses.
A system of uniform ski passes will be introduced at the resorts of Sochi
A system of uniform ski passes will be introduced at the resorts of Sochi in 2018. This is reported on the website of the administration of Krasnodar region. The installation of the program, which will allow tourists to use all the cableways of Krasnaya Polyana using a single ticket, is already underway.
The creation of the museum quarter in Kaliningrad was estimated at 5 billion rubles
In Kaliningrad, they plan to create a museum quarter that will unite the tourist infrastructure of the central part of the city. The project is expected to be realized until 2024. As the Minister of Culture and Tourism Andrei Ermak told, the project cost is estimated at 5 billion rubles
For Tver cooks a master class in Chinese cuisine is held
The master class in Chinese cuisine invited Tver cooks and restaurateurs, hoteliers, tour operators, specialists in the tourism sector. The expert will be the chef of the restaurant of Chinese and Pan-Asian cuisine “Made in China” (Saint-Petersburg) Igor Timoshenko
Nagorno Karabakh becomes a friend of tourists
According to the Minister of Culture, Youth and Tourism of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Sergey Shahverdyan, in recent years Artsakh has been visited by tourists from more than 90 countries. Currently in the Republic there are 50 hotel farms
Tourists of Hansa are waiting for problems with translation in hotels and cafes of Pskov
Tourists who come to Pskov in connection with the celebration of the Hanseatic Days, are waiting for problems with translation in the hotels and cafes of the region.
“Especially the big difficulty with the presence of Chinese tourists,” noted Yulia Beloborodova. – According to statistics in 2016, 20% of the foreign flow to the Pskov region is Chinese tourists. In our infrastructure, so far I have not seen suggestions in Chinese. There are offers of tourist routes, and on points of a food, to hotels – at the best in English. But this is not a panacea. If the influx to the Hansa is – it means, they will come from Germany, Holland. I wanted to pay attention to the quality of translation. There are many nuances, including stylistic nuances, “added Yulia Beloborodova.
How attracts tourists “Northern Black” in Veliky Ustyug
More than 6 thousand tourists annually receive jewelers from Veliky Ustyug plant “Severnaya Chern” – enterprises with a 300-year history, and the flow of tourists is constantly growing. Blackened silver along with the patrimony of Father Frost – the main points of attraction of travelers
ATOR: Tours to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo are not planned
Tour operators do not plan to export tourists to the resorts of Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo, ATOR reported. Recall that from February 1, plans to restore air communication between Cairo and Moscow.
In the Kuban for tourists have developed programs in the off-season
Resorts of the Krasnodar Territory make offers to the new marketing program “Rest with a view of the mountains”
In Goryachy Klyuch the participant of the new marketing program was the restaurant and hotel complex “Cold Stream”. In addition to standard accommodation and meals, tourists are offered rafting, fishing, hiking, quad biking and much more. Short tours have already proved their effectiveness
More than 100 people were injured in a train crash in the US
The number of victims of the crash of a high-speed train in the state of Washington exceeded 100 people. As reported by CNN, injuries of four hospitalized are judged by doctors as serious.
In Buenos Aires, about 90 policemen suffered during the protests
In Buenos Aires, there were mass riots in connection with the pension reform in the country. In total, they suffered more than 160 people, 88 of them police, reports La Nacion. Participants in protest actions built barricades on the streets of the city and threw stones at the police.
The rammed movie theater uralets sent to compulsory treatment
A resident of Irbit, rammed by car the entrance group of the “Cosmos” cinema concert theater and set up an arson, was sent for compulsory treatment to a psychiatric hospital.
Polish military found the wreckage of a MiG-29 fighter
The Polish military found the wreckage of the MiG-29 fighter of the Polish Air Force, which crashed in the Minsk region of Mazovia, TVN24 reported on Monday. The MiG-29 disappeared from the radar before landing on Monday evening. The pilot catapulted, alive and is in hospital
One of the militants liquidated in Dagestan in the past was a deputy
One of the liquidated Dagestani militants turned out to be a former deputy. According to “The Fifth Channel”, among personal belongings during the December 17 special operation in the village of Gubden, the Dagestan Republic, a certificate was found in the name of a deputy of the local municipal assembly.
In Moscow for fraud arrested Elvis Presley
A student at the medical faculty of a metropolitan university named Elvis Presley Barima, who came to Moscow from Ghana, was sentenced to a year in a general regime colony for misappropriation of money from his compatriots.
More than a thousand flights canceled in Atlanta because of a power outage
The power outage led to a complete halt to the work of Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta (the US state of Georgia), over a thousand flights were canceled, Associated Press reported.
A column of ash at a height of 6 km threw the volcano Kluchevskoy in Kamchatka
The volcano Klyuchevskoy in Kamchatka threw a column of ash to a height of 6 km above sea level. This was reported on Tuesday by the TASS in the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences
GP requested Ukraine to extradite the accused in the murder of Paul Khlebnikov
The General Prosecutor’s Office of Russia (GP) sent a request to Ukraine for the extradition of Magomed Dukuzov, accused of murdering the editor-in-chief of the Russian version of Forbes magazine, Paul Khlebnikov. This was reported in the press service of the supervisory authority.
In the Zelenchuksky district, the KCR initiated the counter-terrorism operation
The regime of the counter-terrorist operation was introduced in the Zelenchuksky district of Karachaevo-Cherkessia, the FSB department for the republic
In Lebanon, a suspect was arrested in the murder of a British diplomat
The Lebanese police arrested a man suspected of rape and murder of an employee of the British Embassy Rebecca Dykes. They turned out to be a local taxi driver, Reuters reported citing a source in the Lebanese special services.
The bus dragged a few meters of schoolgirl on the ground in Kamchatka
The bus in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky several meters was dragged along the ground by a 15-year-old schoolgirl, whose backpack was locked with doors. As reported by RIA “Kamchatka-Inform”, the girl who was standing at the bus stopped the girl.
Ivan Krasko became a laureate of the special prize “Golden Mask”
The decision on the award was made by the secretariat of the Union of Russian Theater Workers. In the number of a dozen laureates, three Petersburgers also joined. These are the folk artists of Russia Ivan Krasko and Vladimir Recepter, as well as the People’s Artist of the RSFSR Nikolai Boyarchikov
In Istra the first permanent exhibition about the “New Jerusalem”
The Minister of Culture of the Moscow Region Oksana Kosareva said that the new exposition combines the latest technologies of the 21st century, historical and artistic artifacts about the “New Jerusalem” as one of the most significant phenomena of Russian history and culture, a unique religious, artistic and scientific center
In the SVR awarded the prize in 2017 for the best works about scouts
Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service of the Russian Federation Sergey Naryshkin presented on Monday the PRS Award for 2017 for the best works in the field of literature and art on Russian foreign intelligence. The ceremony was held at the headquarters of the Foreign Intelligence Service.
Photo exhibition “Heroes of Russia” opens in Krasnoyarsk
In Krasnoyarsk, a photo project “Heroes of Russia, as no one has seen them,” starts. The festival is dedicated to the holiday – the Day of Heroes of the Fatherland. The organizer is the “Memory of Generations” Charitable Foundation.
The week of Russian cinema will take place in Bangkok
In Bangkok, there will be a week of Russian cinema. The event, which will be launched on December 19, is timed to coincide with the 120th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Russia and Thailand.
In Kaliningrad, there will be a festival of new Italian cinema
Festival of the new Italian cinema N.I.C.E. will open at the cinema “Zarya” on Thursday, December 21. The organizers told about this “Poster of New Kaliningrad”.
The organizers of the Europe-Theater Award want to personally award Serebrennikov
The organizers of Europe’s premier theater prize Europe Theater decided to present the award to Russian director Kirill Serebrennikov, who is under house arrest in connection with the case of embezzlement of state funds in Seventh Studio, a year later, service “Gogol Center.”
In Abakan there was a competition of singers of Khakass song
Judges highly appreciated the author’s level of participants and performing skills, noting the variety of styles of contemporary music presented, starting from the traditional Khakass song and pumping rock with a ballad.
Lord will speak in Moscow in May 2018
New Zealand singer Lord will perform in Moscow on May 31, 2018. The organizers of the concert told about this “Afisha Daily”. The 21-year-old singer will come to Russia for the first time and will give a solo concert in Crocus City Hall.
“Improvisational BATL” will be held on December 25 at the Tabakov Theater
The Department of Culture of the City of Moscow, the Moscow Theater in the Southwest presents on December 25 at 19.00 in the Moscow Theater under the direction of O. Tabakov (the new stage on Sukharevskaya) the first “Improvised BATL of the two capitals”
The performance “All mice like cheese” was presented in Krasnodar
In the fairy tale, the tablet dolls are mainly used, although there are glove and shadow dolls. “All mice like cheese” – this is not a transfer, but an original production. The new work of the theater is timed to the New Year’s campaign.
Theater Sats prepares Christmas premiere
The staging of George Isahakyan continues the tradition of the theater and introduces young spectators not only to Russian literature, but also to the legacy of opera music. Rimsky-Korsakov called his opera “a bygone-kolyadka.”
“Fairy Tale” will show the youngest spectators of Khakassia the first snow
December 23 at the Khakassky National Puppet Theater “Skazka” will premiere a performance for the youngest spectators “The First Snow.” This is a play for children who are just beginning to explore the world.
The Saratov Youth Theater will show the New Year performance on Harms
The performance grew out of the project of the main director of the Theater for Young Spectators Alexei Logachev “Poems for children!” Within the framework of which two years in a row the children’s verses of Kharms and his contemporaries were read by theater actors during the city action “Night of Culture”. The play was staged according to the play of Saratov playwright Maria Solovyova.
Viewers of the Theater-Theater will be offered to dance
Asked how spectators should behave, who can not dance for reasons related to health, Gurfinkel replied that there was nothing to worry about: special characters would dance around them so that no one felt unnecessary at this ball.
Ryazan Theater “Transition” will present its performance on the stage of “M5 Mall”
We are waiting for you at our performance at the M5 Mall. The play “Society of rare but not complete idiots”, whose theatrical production will be seen by the spectators of the theater of Molov, belongs to the owner of the Pulitzer Prize, several Tony Awards and the Golden Globe, to the American playwright Neil Simon.
In Moscow young vocalists will be awarded the Prizes of Elena Obraztsova Foundation
On December 19 young singers and veterans of the opera stage will be awarded with the “Elena Obraztsova Foundation” prizes. After the solemn part, the participants will perform in the gala concert of the laureates of the “Voices of Heritage” competitions, the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation reported. The awards were first awarded in 2012
Petersburg Youth Theater sends children to snow-covered Narnia
As is known from the plot, children find a wardrobe in the house of Professor Kirk, with the help of which they enter the magical land of Narnia.
Receiving applications for participation in the festival LUDI
The Organizing Committee of the VIII International Theater Festival of Chamber and Mono Performances LUDI opened applications for participation in the contest program. Shows of small forms created in professional Russian and foreign theaters from August 1, 2014 to December 31, 2017 are invited.
Russian-Norwegian jazz was heard in Syktyvkar
In Syktyvkar the Russian-Norwegian group “Barents Jazz Trio” has acted. In the evening of December 17, the Center for Cultural Initiatives “Yugor” heard northern jazz from the Russian-Norwegian group “Barents Jazz Trio”
Moscow Musical Theater will present its first children’s play “Miracles and Kurales”
The Moscow Musical Theater prepared its first children’s play. December 23 premiere of the musical of composer Vladimir Baskin “Miracles and Kurales” based on the book by Lewis Carroll “Alice in Wonderland”.
The actor, who had drunk water from the Thames in the commercial, fell into a coma
The Scottish singer and actor Darius Campbell miraculously survived after he tasted water from the River Thames, a “cleaned” filter, which he himself advertised.
74-year-old Mick Jagger threw his 22-year-old mistress
Mick Jagger decided to part with his mistress, the young film producer Nuur Alfalla. About the novel 74-year-old Jagger with a 22-year-old beauty became known at the beginning of this autumn
Fans did not recognize the rejuvenated for 10 years Bilan
The popular Russian singer Dima Bilan shaved off his beard and seemed to be ten to fifteen years younger than surprised the audience during the live broadcast of one of the TV programs. Experiment of the singer with his appearance became an occasion for discussion of fans
Prince William and Kate Middleton showed a Christmas card
Prince William and Kate Middleton showed a Christmas card. In the picture, the crowned couple is depicted with their children. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in the image are shown with their offspring: George and Charlotte.
Buzov asked for the cover of Playboy
Russian TV presenter and singer Olga Buzova posted in her account in the social network Instagram photo, where she is dressed in a rabbit costume – the type of those worn by the Playboy model.
The media reported the birth of twins at Kournikova and Iglesias
Former Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova and Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias became parents. The couple was born twins – a girl and a boy. According to TMZ, the birth took place on Saturday, December 16, in Miami
Yarmolnik criticized modern television
The actor believes that in recent years much has changed on television, and far from the best, so that in the end it ceased to correspond to its moral values.
The censorship of what can and can not be done has fallen below the plinth. Now show who, with whom he lives, who from whom he stole … I’m not interested … I can not do this .- Leonid Yarmolnik, actor
BBC will film a film about the scandalous producer Weinstein
British television director Ursula MacFarlane plans to release on the BBC Two a film about the infamous Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, the working title of the picture is “Weinstein”, this was told on December 18 by the BBC
Yuri Kolokolnikov, who compared himself with a bull, talked about his dream
Well-known Russian actor Yuri Kolokolnikov frankly told about the surprise prepared for his daughters. According to Yuri Kolokolnikov, in the new animated film “Ferdinand” the voice of the main hero of the bull went to him.
In Saransk the final of the contest “Festival of the detachment song – 2017” took place
In the nomination “Variety Vocal” won the SPO “Maximum”. Open Society “Unity” took first place in several nominations, including “Song under the Guitar”, “Original Genre” and “REP”. Vera Korotina won the special nomination “New time – new talents”.
The investigation classified the materials on the case of the ex-wife Dzhigarkhanyan
The criminal case file of the former wife of People’s Artist of the USSR Armen Dzhigarkhanyan Vitalina Tsymbalyuk-Romanovskaya was censored. Such a decision was adopted by the investigation. In this regard, the lawyer Romanovskaya asked to hold court sessions without the participation of the press
New Year’s greetings of pop stars will be performed in Moscow parks
The stars of stage, theater and cinema will congratulate visitors of Moscow parks on the coming New Year and Christmas. An unusual gift to Muscovites and guests of the capital was prepared in the Department of Culture of Moscow, the official website of the Mayor of Moscow reports.
Buzova said that for over a year she lived without intimacy
Singer and the leading reality show “House-2” Olga Buzova used to be in the spotlight. This time Buzova decided to make something clear about her intimate life. Buzova admitted that she had a year, even more, was not intimate.
For me, a real kiss is very important. It is very reverent and, probably, at the age of 31, girls do not say that. This you hear from girls at 15, 16 years old. But I will kiss only that person, in which I will be sure, who will be my man. While this is not. – Olga Buzova
Vera Brezhnev radically changed her image
35-year-old actress, singer, television presenter and recognized sex symbol Vera Brezhnev, first of all known for one of the compositions of the project “VIA Gra” and regularly recognized as one of the most beautiful women of Russia, joined the list of the latter: the artist began to experiment with the image, giant multicolored braids.
Trump Jr. published a photo of a cookie with Obama’s face
Son of the American leader Donald Trump Jr. published in his Instagram photo, which holds a large biscuit with the image of former US President Barack Obama
Paris Hilton came to Moscow and talked about her love of borscht
Paris Hilton brought a fourth boyfriend to Moscow: I thought you were colder!
Paris Hilton told reporters that she loves to return to Russia, as here she has many friends. She also noted that she loves real borsch.
Andrey Malakhov spoke about the nickname of the monthly son
TV anchorman Andrey Malakhov told about the nickname, which was given to the month-old son Alexander in the family. The child is called a “small post”.
The daughter of Pugacheva and Galkin arranged for Mother “Fashion sentence”
The popularity of Lisa and Harry is growing with every new video about their busy lives. This time Galkin shared in Instagram a record of how the daughter evaluates the outfits and accessories of her older sister Christina Orbakaite, then switches to her mother and gives her her “expert” conclusion.
Love Uspensky was arrested for driving in a state of intoxication
According to the star of chanson, in the 70s the singer lived in the USA for some time. It was there that Love Uspenskaya allowed herself to drink alcohol and get behind the wheel of the car. Once the singer was stopped by local law enforcement.
Megan Markle will celebrate Christmas with Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain invited to celebrate Christmas, which always takes place in a narrow circle with all the rules of etiquette, the bride of her grandson Prince of Wales Harry Megan Markle.
Creators of the “Game of Thrones” proposed to shoot a new season in Yakutia
Producers of the “Game of Thrones” series received an offer from the national broadcasting company “Sakha” to withdraw the eighth season in one of the coldest places on earth – Yakutia.
Invented a way to find out whether the creators of a favorite film are involved in harassment
Enthusiasts have come up with a website that allows you to quickly find out whether the creators of a particular film or series are involved in sexual scandals, BGR reports. The site Rotten Apples (“Rotten Apples”) has a search string, in which you need to drive the name of the movie or TV show you are interested in.
Artificial Intelligence won the best poker players
The artificial intelligence system Libratus won poker from the strongest players in the world. World’s strongest poker players Dong Kim, Jason Les, Jimmy Chow and Daniel McAulay took part in the experimental 20-day tournament
One-photon detector taught to count up to four
American physicists have developed a detector for single photons, which can record up to four photons simultaneously. In the future, the possibility of accurate counting of photons with more intense irradiation can be used, in particular, for quantum encryption systems, scientists in Optica report.
Scientists: Children and chimps love to watch the punishment of their abusers
A third doll appears, which begins to fight the offender. And the child in the meantime is offered to “pay” (to give a counter for these purposes) to see the continuation of punishment. Chimps played the role of dolls, and instead of toys used food
Rare-earth metals have been taught to hide under a graphene “blanket”
A group of American chemists, led by Patricia Thiel of the Ames Laboratory, proposed a way to incorporate small sections of rare-earth metal lattices (dysprosium, ruthenium and copper) directly into the subsurface layer, so that small islets of metal are covered with just one layer of graphene.
Physicists have found a way to correct the shortcomings of quantum computers
An integral scheme for a quantum computer, combining many qubits and correcting errors in calculations, was proposed by scientists from Australia and the Netherlands. They described their invention in an article in Nature Communications.
Scientists have taught artificial intelligence to recognize dangerous bacteria
Amplified with artificial intelligence, microscopes independently diagnose various infections based on blood samples. Experts say that this method will make it possible to detect potentially dangerous diseases, thereby improving the prognosis of patient survival.
Scientists have discovered an unexpected cause of heart disease
In children and adolescents who have been or have witnessed violence, the risk of heart disease increases, reports the Eurekalert portal, citing data from the American Heart Association.
A new accurate map of Greenland without ice is made
According to the new map, the ice on the island is much larger than it was thought, and if it melts completely, then Greenland’s contribution to the growth of the World Ocean level will be impressive 742 cm. In addition to the greater thickness of the ice cover in some areas of the island, the map showed the dangerous proximity of many of them to warm currents that accelerate melting.
Scientists: The duration of sleep affects several genes at once
Scientists have studied two populations of flies-drosophila and found that the duration of sleep is affected by several genes. That’s why every person and animal needs different time to sleep
German scientists suggest fighting with cancer using sperm
German scientists suggested using male seminal fluid in the fight against cancer. The application for a new method of treatment was made by the staff of the Leibniz Institute of Solid State Physics in Dresden
Scientists compiled a list of planets with extraterrestrial life
Scientists have found some organic substances in the galaxy, which pushed them once again to the fact that the inhabitants of the Earth are not alone in the galaxy, after which they told about three planets on which there is extraterrestrial life. The information was shared by the foreign agency ToDay News Ufa.
In the first place, according to their reasoning, was the planet Kepler-438 b. This planet revolves around a red dwarf.
On the second and third places of the planet Kepler 452 b and Kepler-62 e. These planets revolve around the orange dwarf, which is for them and the maternal. Orange dwarf in its structure is very similar to our Sun
The NASA tested the PC-25 engine, created with a 3D printer
NASA specialists conducted the next tests of the most powerful engine, constructed from the details created on the 3D-printer. The second test of the RS-25 was held on December 16, the first – three days earlier
The muons accelerated the compression of the neutron star
Accounting for the formation of muons in the model for the formation of a neutron star leads to an increase in the neutrino flux and energy, as well as to a faster compression of the star. This fact was discovered with the help of numerical modeling of astrophysics from Germany and the USA, an article of researchers published in Physical Review Letters
The world’s first space state launched its own satellite
The technical task of the satellite is to check how the digitally stored information is stored in an open space environment. However, its creator, Russian scientist and businessman Igor Ashurbeyli, claims that the apparatus will also become the first territory of the new interplanetary power – Asgardia.
Apple justified numerous bugs “bad week”
When trying to download information from a remote server, there was an obstacle in the form of another bug. Summarizing all the defects that were mentioned in Apple’s chat rooms, Schiller decided to give an interview. “In the first line,” the manager said the week was bad for the corporation.
Apple and Samsung will release smartphones with a 7-nanometer processor
With the development of the production of processors for mobile devices and the growth of technologies, many flagship devices in 2018 will be built on chips made on a 10-nm process technology
In 2018, 3D-sensors will come in smartphones of the mass segment
As analysts learned, in 2018, Chinese smartphone manufacturers will present their Face ID. In particular, Huawei, Xiaomi and Oppo are working on a 3D scanner, but Vivo intends to develop another system.
The creator of the Opera browser will change its name to Otello
The Norwegian software company Opera Software decided to change its name to Otello Corporation. This is reported by Reuters with reference to the statement of the company.
The next flagship Sony will receive the most powerful processor Snapdragon 845
Sony will release the next flagship with a dual camera and Snapdragon 845 processor from Qualcomm, which should be the most powerful smartphone market and bypass the Kirin 970
Monoblock iMac Pro has lost a compartment for upgrading RAM in the home
Unlike the past iMac, the iMac Pro model lost all of the above attributes, as the mechanism for self-replacement of RAM is not provided here. www.apple.com To increase the amount of RAM, the owner of iMac Pro will have to contact an authorized service center or one of the Apple stores.
The Advoli TA6 graphics card transfers the picture over a conventional Ethernet cable
The video card was the first device in the world with PCIe x16 interface and HDBaseT certification. It has as many as six Ethernet connectors supporting HDBaseT, which allows the transmission of a video signal to a standard Cat5 / 6 cable up to a distance of 100 meters
CES 2018 will bring the world’s largest display of mixed reality
The presentation of DeepFrame will take place within the framework of CES 2018 (January 9-12, Las Vegas, USA). Realfiction was founded in 2008. She develops tools for holographic animation
Durov explained the malfunction in the work of Telegram traffic growth
The founder of Telegram Pavel Durov confirmed the messenger malfunction on Monday, which, he said, was due to a large increase in traffic.
Due to the incredible growth observed recently at around 5 pm GMT, messages were delivered more slowly than usual. We made some changes, tomorrow everything should be fine. – Pavel Durov, Russian businessman
Facebook began to struggle with begging for likes
Team of the social network Facebook announced the beginning of the fight against spammers publications, begging for husky, comments and other actions showing the “involvement” of users
German police first in the world hacked Telegram
Guards of order were acting according to the letter of the law. Motherboard said that a few days ago the German police broke into Telegram, previously considered “impregnable” for law enforcement and intruders.
Google Chrome will block automatic video playback
Google is preparing a major update to the browser Chrome. One of the innovations will be the prohibition of automatic video playback. This is reported by the company in the official blog
Veon entered the TOP-10 messengers of Russia
The Veon application launched by VimpelCom gained almost 800,000 active users in three months, which allowed it to become the seventh most popular messenger in Russia, Kommersant reports citing Mediascope data.
Ericsson will build Verizon’s 5G network
Over the past year, Ericsson and Verizon have conducted a series of tests of 5G systems for fixed wireless access using millimeter-wave frequencies in cities and residential areas located in different geographic areas and with different population densities.
Snap released a tool for creating AR-effects Lens Studio
The ability to create AR-effects for Snapchat appeared for ordinary users (and, as a result, for advertisers) for the first time. In Lens Studio there are templates and guidelines for creating filters – both two- and three-dimensional.
For iPhone there was a pirated version of the game Cuphead
The official creator of the game called the version fake and tries to achieve its removal, users can recover their money for the pirated version by contacting the developers in the App Store. December 18 for the download on the iPhone became available legendary game Cuphead
For the iPhone X came up with a game in which you need to play eyebrows
The American developer of mobile applications has created a free game for gadgets iPhone X. In this application you need to play eyebrows
In CS: GO there will be a mode in the style of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
According to the detected files, the game will have a composite bow, heavy and light armor, parachutes, motion sensors, drones, lighthouses and new grenades. Also, users found hints of a survival mode that would be similar to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
The creators of Call of Duty open a new studio
The American company Infinity Ward announced the opening of the European studio. A new office will appear in Krakow (Poland). The division was named Infinity Ward Poland.
The most popular game for Christmas – Call of Duty: WWII
The game is still topping the charts. And this is the fourth year in a row, when on the eve of Christmas the best selling game is a series of Call of Duty. The counting of Christmas sales began in 1984.
Development of the Dead or Alive series is discontinued
Studio Team Ninja, which develops computer games, disappointed its fans with news about the suspension of the development of the series Dead or Alive. The creation of a spectacular game, in which the heroes are the girl-fighters, who cover their body little, are discontinued.
Creators of SoulCalibur 6 have published new screenshots
Bandai Namco continues to share new materials on the recently announced SoulSalibur 6. This time the developers presented several images with two already familiar characters, Mitsurugi and Sophia.
A new trailer for Code Vein about a hard vampire life
Bandai Namco introduced the new official trailer for Code Vein, a brutal post-apocalyptic ARPG in which humanity has died out, and vampires have come to our place. As the trailer promises, in the game we have to fight, drink blood, resurrect and go into battle again.
Jumanji: The Mobile Game – legend continues
JUMANJI: THE MOBILE GAME Free Customer Reviews: 3.5 (ratings – 8) Developer: NHN Entertainment Corp. Categories: Games, Strategy, Desktop, Entertainment Languages: English, JA, KO, ZH, ZH Age: 9+ Release: 14/12/2017 Version: 1.1.1 Size: 224.58 MB Download to App Store Download to Google Play
Developers Tyranny flatly refused to microtransactions
Gmbox in this case, reference is made specifically to Star Wars, because around the game on this space saga recently erupted scandal affecting microtransactions, lutboksy, and other methods of monetization, which publishers use more aggressive
Friday the 13th will add a single mode
Studio IllFonic, which develops computer games, the game project Friday the 13th created as a multiplayer project for sharing the game with friends or casual gamers. But the developers decided to introduce a single mode into the game.
In the network appeared debut trailer One Piece: World Seeker
Bandai Namco, as promised, as part of the Jump Festa 2018 introduced the debut trailer of the recently announced One Piece: World Seeker. You can see the video below
The first three parts of Devil May Cry will appear on the PC in 4K resolution
Japanese company Capcom, creator of the popular series of slasher games Devil May Cry, is going to release the first three parts of this franchise on personal computers in the special collection Devil May Cry HD Collection. The date of publication of the new edition is scheduled for March 13, 2018.
Updated Kia Sorento Prime will appear in Russia in February 2018
The new Kia Sorento Prime will be updated with front and rear bumpers, new 17 “-19” wheel rims, and an expanded color scheme with Rich Espresso and Gravity Blue options. In the salon will be available four options for registration.
On budgetary money will forbid to buy cars more expensively 2 million rubles
Russian state companies may be prohibited from buying cars for a budget account, whose value exceeds 2 million rubles. The corresponding bill is registered in the database of the national parliament. The exception is only special transport of a medical nature.
The Moscow service of a card-making has replenished with one hundred Lada Granta
AvtoVAZ passed a hundred Lada Granta cars to Moscow’s car racing. All cars are equipped with automatic transmission, air conditioning, multimedia system, heated seats, two airbags, as well as chargers for smartphones.
Zotye prepares for the premiere flagship crossover with the design of Range Rover
Thanks to the photoshooters it became known that Zotye is preparing for the premiere crossover with a design in the style of Range Rover. At the disposal of the Chinese media there were the first spy photos of novelties, which will be on sale in the market with index T800.
The future Subaru WRX will be similar to the concept Viziv
The company Subaru received, in general, positive feedback on the prototype Viziv and will create a new WRX in the styling of this concept. This was reported to the British edition of Autocar by the chief designer of the Japanese company Mamoru Ishii.
The premiere of the new Volkswagen Touareg is scheduled for April 2018
It is already known that the MLB Evo platform will be based on the new generation of the model. This platform is used for cars Bentley Bentayga and the new Audi Q7. The design of the Volkswagen Touareg will be based on the concept of the Volkswagen T-Prime GTE, shown last year.
Published spy photos Datsun Go Cross 2019
In late December, Indonesia will demonstrate a new serial version of the Datsun all-terrain car, and on the Internet the first spy photos of the car are already published.
Jeep in Russia will recall more than 10 thousand off-road cars Grand Cherokee
As part of the recall for repair, 10,355 vehicles of the Jeep Grand Cherokee model will be shipped, which were sold in Russia between November 2011 and September 2014. As the reason for the recall call the incorrect installation of the splash shield brake amplifier.
There were photos of the salon of the renewed Kia Quoris sedan
From informal sources it is known that the engineers of the automobile brand Kia have chosen as the basis for their novelty the same platform on which the current generation of the premium sedan Genesis G90
The new flagship crossover BMW X7 is seen on the tests
The line of engines will be presented by gasoline and diesel units. Later, the manufacturer will offer a hybrid version. Also earlier there were rumors that a crossover will have a hydrogen modification.
Crossover Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross received two new versions
The first prototype Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Premium Sports is a white body color with black railings and a black radiator grille. Also for this version will offer wheel disks measuring 20 inches, chrome elements and decorative elements
Named the most dangerous cars in Russia
Independent organization Euro NCAP conducted a series of crash tests and on their basis was the top-5 most dangerous cars. The least safe for the driver and passengers is a model that is not sold in Russia – Fiat Punto. The second place is occupied by Renault Duster, and on the third – the hatchback DS3. The five close the KIA Picanto and KIA Rio
Audi has published a photo of the new “charged” station wagon RS4 Avant
The new RS4 Avant features expanded wheel arches, a new grille, large air intakes, and 19-inch exclusive wheels. As an option, offer 20-inch alloy wheels.
The rare Chevrolet Corvette Centurion of 1958 was auctioned
Under the hood of the Chevrolet Corvette Centurion there is a V8 4.6 and a four-speed manual transmission. It is worth noting that the exhibited for sale was completely restored, but it retained the original body and power elements
Chery will bring two new crossover Tiggo to Russia in 2018
The Russian representative office of the Chinese auto concern Chery has provided official information that next year two new models of crossovers will be added to the Russian market. Sales of Tiggo 4 and Tiggo 7 models will be launched in the third and fourth quarter of 2018, respectively
DS 7 Crossback for China added in dimensions
Under the hood DS 7 Crossback for China will be installed 1.6-liter turbo in two versions: 180 hp. or 220 hp. As the transmission is proposed 8-step “automatic”