18 Jun, 2019

News digest for 06/17/2019

Iran to exceed the amount of uranium enrichment permitted for storage in June

Iran is able to exceed the enrichment level of uranium by 3.67%, envisaged by the nuclear deal, within 1-2 days, the representative of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Behruz Kamalvandi, said.

According to him, there are two scenarios.

“One of them is to increase the enrichment level of uranium from 3.67% to 5% for the needs of the Bushehr nuclear power plant. The second point is to determine (the enrichment level) for the reactor in Tehran – 20%,” said Kamalvandi.

Recall, on May 8, on the anniversary of the withdrawal of the United States from a nuclear deal, Iranian authorities announced the termination of some items of IPTF (Joint Comprehensive Action Plan) on the Iranian nuclear program; some concern reserves of enriched uranium and heavy water. Tehran attributed these measures to violations of the US nuclear deal, the imposition of sanctions against Iran on the American side and the inability of FAPD members to solve problems.

Clinics in Russia will receive “stars»

Clinics in Russia will be certified. Medical institutions will receive “stars”, as is customary in assessing the level of work of hotels in the tourist industry. It is planned to divide the institutions working on the project “Lean clinic”into categories. This idea is discussed in the Ministry of health

Media learned about the proposal to change the criteria of need

According to the reports, one of the steps to reduce poverty, regional officials consider the adjustment of poverty criteria. It is necessary to stop paying benefits to those who can do without them, and the remaining money to help really poor citizens, officials believe.

Poor citizens who have a vegetable garden or free living space can feed themselves with their help and do not need state benefits. Such conclusions were reached by some representatives of the regional authorities in the framework of the pilot project to reduce the number of the poor, Izvestia reports.

New product labeling to appear in Russia

A new type of product labeling will appear in Russia in autumn. This is reported by the newspaper “Izvestia”. According to the publication, we are talking about the labeling of food so-called traffic lights.

“Roskoshestvo” will launch a digital examination telemedicine mobile app

Roskoshestvo will launch a digital examination of telemedicine applications, according to “Evening Moscow”. In autumn, the Agency will present a rating of the best mobile products in this category. The telemedicine act, which allows doctors to advise patients remotely, came into force in January 2018.

Statement on the benefits of telemedicine services checked scientists

Scientists have checked the statement about the benefits of telemedicine services. Experts have not found a real positive effect in the work of such consultations, writes “Perm Open”.

Director of the Scientific and practical clinical center for diagnostics and telemedicine technologies Sergey Morozov believes that 75% of such methods end with a recommendation to make an appointment to see a doctor.

American leading declared vegetarianism a trick of “Satan»

American host Rick Wiles said that the appearance of vegetarian burgers is part of Satan’s plan to destroy humanity. He said this in the release of his own program TruNews, published on YouTube.

The state Duma advocated the return of gymnastics to enterprises

Member of the state Duma Committee on physical culture, sports, tourism and youth Affairs Dmitry Svishchev (LDPR) said that the company should return to the production gymnastics.

Physicians have recognized the danger of the office work for the health

Scientists said that working in the office is dangerous to human health. This was announced by the specialists of the British society of Mind. They conducted a survey and found that most people perceive their work as the main stress.

FAS Russia filed a case against Burger King because of unethical advertising

The Moscow office of the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) opened a case against Burger King because of unethical advertising slogans. In them, according to experts of FAS, it was possible to see “obscene images, aggression and destructive appeals”. The hearing is scheduled for June 26.

Attention FAS was attracted by the slogans “Accuracy them all!”and “Acurately chicken fries”, and sent by e-mail offer “will be distributed by E-points for coffee.”

In Estonia, they demand to remove the red cross from the play “Dr. Aibolit»

The red cross mission demanded that the Russian youth theater in Tallinn remove its symbol from the props in the play “Doctor Aibolit”.

Roszdravnadzor found violations of rights of Russians at subsidised medicines

In the Ivanovo and Smolensk regions, Ingushetia, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia and Sevastopol, “gross violations” of the rights of citizens to preferential medical care, including children and disabled people, were identified. This was reported in the press service of the Ministry of health.

VTSIOM: 83% of Russians support the desire of adolescents to work

According to a survey by the all-Russian center for public opinion research (VTSIOM), 83% of Russians support teenagers who decide to start working before the age of 18. The majority of respondents (74%) said that they worked from adolescence

Tourists in China will be served by robots

The authorities of the southern province of China Hainan intend to build on the island a network of road stops for tourists, served by robots. At the bus stops there will be canteens and shops with automated service.

Vladivostok residents demand to leave the city alone

A few months ago, for profit and (without a building permit), the Udmurt invaders (called Talan construction company) entered the public territory of our houses.

The CONFRONTATION began and the prevention of the construction of TWO SKYSCRAPERS, the construction of which will stop the life of the neighborhood, which is already in serious condition due to the lack of preschool institutions , the supply of power and strength of communications

In the remote Urals village found HIV grandmothers and grandfathers.

In the Tyumen region, the inhabitants of remote villages found HIV infection. About it “URA.RU” Natalia Ustyuzhanina — Director of the rehabilitation center “Generation”, which implements the project on HIV testing of residents of remote areas, told. Of the 438 people tested since the beginning of the year, a dangerous disease was detected in twelve. People over 60 years of age are among those infected with HIV.

“We started this project last year (funded by the Department of health of the region), then we passed the Tobolsk and lower Tavda districts, this year the project is being implemented within the framework of the presidential grant — we have already visited the Uvat and Vikulovsky districts, — says the project Manager. — Take the most remote villages. Some can be reached only by ferry, there are settlements, which can be reached only by winter road”.

Dairies from Russia will file a collective lawsuit against a Chinese company

A number of Russian dairy plants that have received permission to import their products to China, will file a General lawsuit against the company from the city of Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang province, which registered their trademarks, told RIA Novosti Director for the development of electronic Commerce of the REC Alexei Murzenok.

“There is a problem with the import of dairy products, the fact is that at the end of December last year, our dairies received an import license, and on January 28, a Chinese company from the city of Mudanjiang in Heilongjiang province registered the trademarks of these Russian dairies for itself,” Alexei Murzenok.

Elon Musk announced the removal of his Twitter account

The head of SpaceX and American manufacturer of electric vehicles Tesla Elon Musk announced the removal of his Twitter account. He published the corresponding post on the already former page in this social network.

In Russia, the growth in the number of bankruptcies of companies resumed

At the end of 2018, the number of bankruptcies approached the “natural level”, but now the growth has resumed. The number of companies declared bankrupt increased by 2.4% in the first quarter compared to the same period last year.

At the entrance to the city has removed the sign “City of demons»

It is noted that the road sign was put at the entrance to the city from the Koltsovo airport. The sign was removed by order of the traffic police. They noted that for the unauthorized installation of road signs, a fine of up to 10 thousand rubles is provided. In social networks, users noted that they saw stickers with the inscription “City of demons” at bus stops and poles around the city.

Named the dangers of long flights

To avoid unpleasant consequences, experts recommend flying in compression knitwear, regularly walking around the cabin and drinking more water. Another danger is that during the flight, cosmic and solar radiation can damage cellular DNA.

In the suburbs, the family, drinking milk, contracted tick-borne encephalitis

In the Moscow region, the family, drinking raw goat’s milk, contracted tick-borne encephalitis. This was reported by the press service of Rospotrebnadzor, specifying that all members of the family had to be urgently hospitalized. The Department replied that now a full range of anti-epidemic measures is being taken.

Sevan under threat: the famous lake bloomed

The famous Sevan is under threat in Armenia. It bloomed, there is a risk of contamination of the reservoir. In addition, the farmers of several areas due to problems with irrigation began to take water from the lake, the correspondent of “MIR 24” Lilit Madoc.

At the moment, lake Sevan is at an altitude of 1.9 thousand meters and 80 centimeters above sea level. This is one centimeter lower than last year. And almost three meters below the minimum.

Lake Sevan is one of the largest Alpine lakes in Europe and Asia, as well as the main source of drinking water in the region. Its volume is 38 billion cubic meters. 28 rivers flow into it, and one flows out. Environmentalists argue that the death of the lake can lead not only to water releases for irrigation. The water from the lake also goes to the hydroelectric power station. Great damage is caused to the pond and fisheries.

Yekaterinburg linguist recognized the word “garbage” decent

In the case, an examination was carried out, according to which the word “garbage”, which the protester addressed to the police, there are no linguistic signs of an indecent form of expression.

What is the danger of bottled water

If on bottle labeling: PET or PETE (PET) – polyethylene terephthalate. This is a single-use bottle. In the heat emit heavy metals and chemicals. Most likely, such water from superheated plastic already contains many elements that are dangerous for both animals and humans.

Russians have become more likely to take out a loan to maintain the current lifestyle

About 45% of clients of microfinance institutions issue loans to maintain the current lifestyle, while almost half of borrowers with incomes below 30 thousand rubles take loans to buy essential goods.

“As the reason for the loan, about 45% of customers indicate urgent needs, that is, they need money to maintain the current lifestyle. During the survey, it was found out that almost half of the borrowers of MFOs with an income of up to 30 thousand rubles are forced to take money to pay to buy essential goods, including products, household goods and necessary household appliances in exchange for just broken or for its repair”

The number of nuclear warheads in the world has decreased

The number of nuclear warheads in the world decreased from 14,465 units at the beginning of 2018 to 13,865 at the beginning of this year. At the same time, the nuclear-weapon States continue to modernize it or declare such intentions.

As noted, Russia and the United States together account for more than 90% of all nuclear weapons. Both countries are implementing costly programmes to replace and upgrade nuclear warheads, missile and aircraft delivery systems.

Nicolam Maduro “bought permanent support” of Moscow

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in may signed a defense contract with Russia for $209 million to buy “permanent support” of Moscow, said John Bolton.

“Maduro is extremely bad at managing Venezuela’s resources,” he said.

At the same time, the assistant to the American leader did not provide any details of the contract and sources of this information.

Patrushev met with the Secretary General of the national defense Council of Venezuela

The Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev in Moscow met with the Secretary General of the Council of national defense of Venezuela, Pasqualino of Angiolillo Fernandez, the parties discussed the prospects of cooperation in the security sphere, said the press service of the office of security service of the Russian Federation.

Turkey has decided to spoil relations not only with USA and NATO, but also with the EU.

Turkey will face the consequences, up to the imposition of sanctions by the European Union in the event that it is confirmed the beginning of drilling in the exclusive economic zone of the Republic of Cyprus, said Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.

“I had the opportunity to talk with the President of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiades to jointly determine the steps of Greece and Cyprus at the diplomatic level within the European Union, of which both countries are members. We agreed that in the near future we will start preparing the ground for the summit next week to make the right decisions, including even the adoption of sanctions against Turkey, if it is confirmed that drilling was carried out in the EEZ of Cyprus»

Turkish ship “Fatih” began drilling a gas well in the 75-kilometer zone West of Cyprus in early may this year.

Civil satellite constellation secretive

Dmitry Rogozin issued an order, according to which information about the state of the Russian civil group of satellites belongs to the category “for official use”. According to the interlocutor of the Agency RIA “Novosti” in Roscosmos, Rogozin’s order dates from March 4, but is still brought to the structural units.

Agora’s report “Advocacy under attack” is published

The main author of the study – lawyer Alexander Popkov – presented it to colleagues and journalists on June 13 at the Institute of law and public policy.

“Defenders questioned, searched, pushed, kicked, handcuffed, strangled and beaten, and sometimes even accused of assaulting police officers. Judges not only stop listening to lawyers, but increasingly disdainfully plug them, and the most persistent are expelled from the meetings,” the introduction to the report says.

The accounts chamber found Mosfilm’s lease agreement in a non-existent currency

The accounts chamber found a lease agreement between the film company “Mosfilm” and the office of Rosimushchestvo in Moscow in the currency of ECU, which does not exist since 1998, according to RBC. It became known about it following the results of check of activity of Federal bodies on transfer to lease of the parcels of land.

Siluanov proposed to speed up the update of the register of small businesses

Siluanov proposed to update it more often — once a quarter or even on a declarative basis. In addition, the Ministry of economic development has developed a bill providing for the preservation of small and medium-sized businesses in the register for another two years after the companies have outgrown this framework.

In the regions of Russia has risen sharply gasoline

According to Rosstat, from 3 to 9 June, the price of gasoline was recorded in 58 regions of Russia. In Tuvan AZS liter of gasoline AI-95 has risen in price since may from 41.58 to 44,32 rubles, AI-92 — from 39.58 to 41.86 ruble. In Novosibirsk AI-95 in may cost 43,90 ruble in June — 44,55 ruble.

At the end of may this year, the cost of gasoline in the country increased in annual terms by 2.8%. Thus, the average cost of a liter of this motor fuel reached the level of 44.09 rubles.

The law on the transfer of data banks of mobile operators was withdrawn from the state Duma

The bill proposed to give banks the right to receive information from mobile operators about the status of customer service. The bill, which proposed to give banks the right to receive information about users from mobile operators, was withdrawn from the state Duma.

China wants to buy in Russia chicken legs in large volumes

Chinese companies want to buy in Russia chicken legs in large volumes, but so far only 23 Russian enterprises can work with China in this area, said RIA Novosti Director for the development of electronic Commerce (REC) Alexei Murzenok.

Drugs in Russia will rise in price due to labeling

The cost of one package of drugs in Russia will increase by an average of 1 ruble due to the introduction of mandatory labeling with cryptographic protection, the correspondent of the news Agency “Access”. Marking with digital codes will be mandatory for all market participants from January 1, 2020.

The Central Bank will launch an Internet portal on economic and financial research

CBR opens an Internet portal “Econs” dedicated to financial and economic research. This was reported on the website of the regulator. The editorial office of “Econs” will be headed by the former economic observer of the newspaper “Vedomosti” Olga Kuvshinova.

Russians in Belarus was sentenced for delivery of the sanctions

The court found him guilty of tax evasion by the Belarusian court sentenced a Russian citizen to five years of imprisonment for organization of illegal sanctions deliveries of vegetable production from Western Europe to the Russian market.

The state Duma will instruct the FAS to check the imposition of banks insurance services

The state Duma of the Russian Federation intends to instruct the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) to verify the facts of imposing the services of insurance companies affiliated with them by large banks, including those with state participation.

“Rosseti” demand to increase tariffs for industry by 4 times

The head of “Russian grids” Mr Livinsky said that the government should increase the rates by 4 times for the direct customers of backbone networks (i.e. large enterprises). Market participants believe that the offer is contrary to the rejection of the “last mile”.

The far East wants to keep preferential loans

Guarantee funds for targeted lending want to be created in the far East, so that residents of the regions of the far Eastern Federal district can receive loans on preferential terms. The Fund will become a guarantor at registration of the credits. This proposal was put forward by the Public chamber.

The draft of the new Federal standard is published

The Ministry of Finance of Russia has developed a draft Federal accounting standard “Financial statements of the organization”. Recall that the order of the Ministry of Finance of Russia dated April 18, 2018 № 83n approved the program of development of Federal accounting standards for 2018-2020.

Named the mortal danger of air conditioners for humans

According to experts, inside the air conditioner multiply viruses that this technique can infect a person. In particular, in 30% of filters live dust mites. After contact with it, a person may develop an Allergy that will lead to bronchial asthma.

The introduction of new rules of auto-tuning was postponed for a year

The new rules of procedure for making changes to the design of cars will come into force on July 1, 2020, Kommersant reports. The government decided to postpone the introduction of the new state Standard due to the lack of certification laboratories, where car owners have to present the car for examination.

The Finance Ministry will issue “people’s bonds” of the new format

Unlike previously placed, when buying and presenting for redemption new “people’s bonds” citizens do not have to pay a Commission to agent banks: these costs will be borne by the Issuer — the Ministry of Finance of Russia. In addition, the amount of purchase of new bonds will be reduced from 30 to 10 thousand rubles.

The Bank of Russia is actively buying currency for the Ministry of Finance

The Central Bank of Russia on June 11 bought the currency for the Ministry of Finance under the budget rule for 19.03 billion rubles, follows from the data of the Bank of Russia. The Ministry of Finance from June 7 to July 4 plans to purchase currency at 310.3 billion rubles. The daily volume of purchase during this period was to reach 16.3 billion rubles.

The Central Bank of Russia from February 1, also began to conduct deferred purchases of currency in 2018 (their volume is estimated at about $30 billion). The daily volume of additional operations may amount to approximately 2.8 billion rubles, thus the total amount of purchases increases to 19.1 billion rubles.

Russia’s international reserves exceeded $ 500 billion

For the first time since January 2014, Russia’s international reserves exceeded half a trillion dollars. From may 31 to June 7, they increased by 1.5% to $ 502.7 billion. This is stated in the materials of the Bank of Russia.

The number of residents of the Technocenter “Bazhen” in Ugra reached 20 companies

The number of small and medium-sized businesses that are residents of the technology center “Bazhen” in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district – Ugra (KHMAO-Ugra) reached 20.

Iran has built the largest gas storage facility in the country

Near the town of Sarahs in ostan (province) Khorasan-Rezavi, the largest gas storage facility in Iran was launched in the presence of the Directors of the National Iranian oil company, the Central oil company, as well as officials of the province. This was reported by the Iranian news Agency Mehr.

According to the source, the gas storage facility is located at the khangiran field, and it is capable of storing up to 10 million cubic meters of gas. The cost of the project was $ 19 million, and it also includes the construction of the necessary pipelines, electrical panels, control systems and emergency shutdown.

Kazakhstan has completely abandoned Russian oil products

Previously, it was not possible to abandon the import of Russian fuel due to the lack of production of its own jet fuel, although for the rest of the fuel, gasoline and diesel fuel, Kazakhstan even went to a surplus of production after the modernization of three local refineries.

To the profitable level of production in Bazhenov formation

Russia has huge reserves of shale oil, but more investment is required for the development of deposits than for conventional oil. Unlike the United States, Russia lacks the technology and resources to produce shale oil in large volumes. The cost-effective level of production at the Bazhenov Suite is 8.500 rubles per ton, said Alexey Vashkevich, head of the Directorate of exploration and development of the resource base of Gazpromneft.

“By 2022-2023 (the year) we are ready to approach this figure,” he said in the comments allowed for publication on Monday.

Poland will place the us military in six points

Polish defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said that the country will place us military units in six locations. It is reported by RIA “Novosti”. According to him, the military will be concentrated mainly in the East of the country.

The presence of American troops in Poland scares off a possible enemy. The possible occupier understands that the violation of the borders of Poland, the attack on our country means not a local but a global conflict. — Mariusz Blaszczak, Polish politician

The US will postpone until November the publication of the “deal of the century” on the Middle East

The US will publish the political part of the plan for the Palestinian-Israeli settlement, known as the “deal of the century”, tentatively on November 6, when a new government will be formed in Israel, said special representative of President Donald trump on international negotiations Jason Greenblatt.

Pompeo: the US is preparing a military scenario to counter Iran

Us Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on CBS, answering the journalist’s question whether the US is considering a military option to counter Iran, the Secretary of state said: “of Course.”

Tatarstan is interested in attracting high technologies from China

The Republic of Tatarstan is interested in attracting Chinese high-tech companies. This was stated by the President of the Republic Rustam Minnikhanov on Monday in an interview with TASS on the sidelines of the VI Russian-Chinese EXPO in Harbin.

The European Union accuses Russia of organizing the migration crisis in Europe

Institute of research in the field of security the EU (EUISS) released the report with a story about the migration crisis in the European Union. The author of the report Roderick Parkes believes that the cause of the migration crisis in the EU lies in the neighbors: Russia, North Africa and the Middle East.

“The participants of the hybrid war unite with non-state actors to make the civilian population doubt who their enemy is, as well as to promote their own strategic interests. In 2016, the FSB (presumably) did exactly this when it colluded with criminals to help illegal migrants cross the Eastern border of the EU and thereby destabilize the situation in the region,” the EUISS report notes.

28 EU countries “concerned about the situation in the Black sea” and do not recognize the Russian Crimea

The EU foreign Ministers approved a statement on cooperation in the Black sea on Monday, expressing concern about the security challenges in the region, confirming the position of non-recognition in relation to the Crimea, as well as the need to properly Finance the policy in this strategic direction for the EU.

Israel called the village in the Golan in honor of trump

The Israeli Prime Minister promised that the Golan will always remain Israeli, and the recognition of them by the United States called “sober decision reflecting the irreversible reality.” Friedman called the name of the village in honor of trump’s best gift to the recently celebrated birthday of the President of the United States.

“I thank Prime Minister Netanyahu and the state of Israel for this great honor!”- trump wrote on Twitter, where he published a statement by U.S. Ambassador David Friedman on the solemn meeting of the Cabinet in the Golan heights

Moldovan Prime Minister hopes to restore “external financing” of the country

Prime Minister of Moldova, Maia Sandu said that together with the new Finance Minister Natalia Gavrilita will deal with the issue of restoration of the external financing of the Republic of

Iran may exceed the level of uranium enrichment for two days

Iran is able to exceed the level of uranium enrichment of 3.67 % provided for by the nuclear deal within 1-2 days, said the representative of the atomic energy Organization of Iran (AEI) Behruz Kamalvandi.

Recall that on may 8, the anniversary of the United States withdrawal from the nuclear deal, the Iranian authorities announced the termination of some points of the JCPOA (Joint comprehensive action plan) on the Iranian nuclear program; some relate to stocks of enriched uranium and heavy water. Tehran explained these measures by violations of the US nuclear deal, the introduction of sanctions against Iran by the us and the inability of the JCPOA members to solve the problems.

Officer of the Belgian intelligence was fired due to suspicions of espionage for Russia

In Belgium, the officer was fired due to suspicion of alleged espionage in favor of Russia, but no evidence of this was provided. It is reported by the newspaper La Libre. It is specified that the incident occurred in 2015, but it became known about it only now.

Putin instructed to introduce electronic visas for foreigners

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed instructions to the Prime Minister, heads of the foreign Ministry, the interior Ministry and the FSB to introduce from 1 January 2021 single electronic single-entry visa for admission of foreigners to Russia.

Russian aerospace forces received the first two new MiG-35

The Corporation expects to sign another contract with the defense Ministry for MiG-35, Tarasenko added. The MiG-35 is the newest multipurpose fighter of the 4++generation. It is designed to gain air supremacy and strike at ground and surface targets from outside the enemy’s air defense zone.

Russia in 2018 year sold combat aircraft for more than $6 billion

The Russian state-owned company Rosoboronexport (part of rostec) exported combat aircraft for more than $6 billion in 2018, the company’s press service reported on June 17.

Huawei promises not to use patents as a weapon in trade war

In August last year, trump signed a decree that banned us government agencies from using equipment produced by Huawei and another Chinese company – ZTE.

Washington will oblige Europe to pay for the strengthening of air defense of the Baltic States

The United States plans to force the European Union to pay for the Baltic air defense system. About it reported the edition RuBaltic. NATO – an amazing organization, officially functioning for the alleged collective protection of its members, but in fact – to fill the pockets of Washington.

Mi-28NM helicopter has been tested for suitability in Syria

The newest combat helicopter Mi-28NM has been tested. This is reported by the newspaper “Izvestia” with reference to the announcement made by the Ministry of defense of Russia. Earlier this year, the helicopter was successfully tested in the mountains and in the desert in the SAR.

The new foreign Minister of Moldova went on a visit to the United States

Last week Popescu paid a visit to Paris, where he spoke at a briefing on the political crisis in Moldova before diplomats from the G7 countries, and also met with the Secretary of state for European Affairs of the French foreign Ministry amélie de Monchalen.

Syrian authorities announced an increase in gasoline prices

The Syrian authorities announced an increase in petrol prices with the most popular 90 octane number in excess of the subsidized norm of 100 liters per month, reports the state television of Syria.

“The price of non-subsidized share of gasoline with octane number 90 instead of 375 liras per liter (about 62 rubles) will be increased to 425 liras (71 rubles),” the report said.

Car owners can still fill the car at a subsidized price of 225 liras (37 rubles) per liter, but you can get at this price no more than 100 liters per month. Taxis and public transport get 350 liters of gasoline per month at a subsidized price. At the same time, the Ministry reduced the price of AI-95 gasoline imported from Lebanon from 600 liras to 550 liras (91 rubles) per liter.

Russia will not strengthen the protection of its tankers in the Strait of Hormuz

Moscow does not plan to introduce additional forces into the Strait of Hormuz (connects the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf) to protect its oil and commercial fleet, as Russian tankers are not in danger, the state Duma said. This was reported by “Izvestia” head of the defense Committee Vladimir Shamanov.

Britain will send special forces to the Persian Gulf

100 British commandos will be sent to the Persian Gulf to protect the ships of the Royal Navy. The reason for this was the recent attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. It is reported by The Sunday Times.

Saudi Prince accused Iran of attacking tankers

Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman accused Iran of attacking tankers in the Gulf of Oman. He called on the international community to take a “strong stand” on this issue.

The UN criticized the UK for racial discrimination

The UN special Rapporteur on racial discrimination and xenophobia Tendayi Achiume believes that the policy of the British government reinforces discrimination in the country.

“National discussions, certain practices and policies on the eve, during and after the 2016 referendum on Brexit intensified racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance in the United Kingdom,” the special Rapporteur said, drawing attention to the “dangerous role in inciting intolerance” played by “public and private players.”

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Named the cause of death of passengers Sukhoi Superjet in Sheremetyevo

Strong smoke and rapid spread of fire in the burned may 5 Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) “Aeroflot” could occur due to the open rear door in the cabin. This is reported by Telegram-channel Baza, citing an expert who participated in the preparation of the report of the Interstate aviation Committee (IAC).

“The flight attendant, trying to save the passengers, opened the back door — but this was the reason for the instant smoke of the cabin. If the back door had remained closed, the fire and smoke would have penetrated the cabin much more slowly. And so the smoke sucked into the cabin. Pilots so ventilate the cabin — open the back and front door,” — said the channel interlocutor.

On June 14, MAC published a preliminary report on the disaster. From the document it follows that after falling into the SSJ-100 lightning — on the fuselage were found damaged, characteristic of traces of lightning – the aircraft autopilot was disconnected and the connection was broken

The Grand Prix of the “Kinotavr” has received a film “Bull»

The best debut film on “Kinotavr” was the picture of Anna Parmas “Let’s divorce”. The prize for the best Director was Alexander Lungin for the film “Great poetry”. For camerawork was awarded the film “Bull”.

Released the trailer for the film “Text” on the novel Glukhovsky

“Medusa” was published in YouTube movie trailer “Text” Klim shypenko. The main roles in the film were played by Alexander Petrov and Christina Asmus

Festival of solo performances SOLO announced Billboard

In Moscow, thanks to SOLO for the first time will be shown a solo performance on the personal diaries of the provocateur and rebel, Director and artist Jan Fabre “Night diaries” performed by Lino Musella

Steven Spielberg writes the script of the terrible horror for night viewing

Famous Hollywood Director and screenwriter Steven Spielberg took up the project horror stories, viewing which will be available only at night. Working title of the series “After Dark”. This was reported by producer Jeffrey Katzenberg, head of DreamWorks Animation

Named the date of the festival “StarKON” in St. Petersburg

In St Petersburg on 29 and 30 June will be a geek festival for all lovers of fiction “StarKON”. This year the event celebrates its 20th anniversary. The organizers of the festival tried to make it memorable by dividing the entire site into 10 thematic zones

Apple plans to get an Oscar»

Apple is aiming for an Oscar. To do this, the company wants to make six low-budget films. According to the company, Apple TV+video service will be launched at the end of 2019.

In Dusseldorf will host a literary meeting “My Tsvetaeva»

The event will be held within the framework of the international cultural project “Russian seasons” in Germany. Ksenia Alferova will tell guests about the life, work and highlights of Tsvetaeva’s biography.

Appeared the first frame of “West side story” Steven Spielberg

There was the first frame of “West side story” by Steven Spielberg, which depicts the main characters of the picture — the descendants of white immigrants “Rocket” and immigrants from Puerto Rico “Sharks”.

London will host a show marathon in honor of the anniversary of actor Ian McKellen

In honor of the anniversary of actor Ian McKellen in London from September 20 to January 5, 2020 will be a show marathon. The artist himself calls it a joyful birthday gift.

Zack Snyder posted footage from his version of the justice League»

In the social network Vero Zach Snyder shared two black-and-white frames, not included in the final version of the “justice League”.

Brodsky DRIVE

The forum “Brodsky DRIVE” will open with the performance of the trio of the famous vocalist and keyboardist, outstanding master of scat, finalist of the project “Voice 60+” Sergey Manukyan. The evening will be held under the sign of jazz, Blues and soul.

Doro Pesch will return to Russia with “Forever Warriors, Forever United»

According to the organizers, the ex-singer of the band Warlock will come to our country as part of a world tour in support of its latest release “Forever Warriors, Forever United”, released last year after a six-year break in the discography. On the evening traditionally no cost and without the biggest hits of Doro Pesch.

The first outdoor jazz festival was launched in Dagestan

The first open Dagestan ethno-rock-jazz festival “Proyavlenie-05” began its work in Dagestan. The initiator and organizer of the cultural event was the Ministry of culture of RD.The opening of the festival and concert took place on a Summer platform of Dolgovremennye

Samara will host a theater festival

On June 17 and 18, the regional center will host the final round of the regional stage of the festival “Theatre Volga region”. The event for all art lovers will be held at one of the Samara universities and the youth socialization center.

Theatre bridge “Berlin-Moscow»

In September, Muscovites will also be able to see performances of Russian theaters abroad, it is: “Swallow” from Warsaw, “Woman in the Sands” of the theater “Zero” from Israel on the Simonovskaya stage and a play about Boris Pasternak theater “Dialogue” from new York in the theater “Bridge”

Instagram is testing an easy way to recover hacked accounts

Instagram may offer a little more confidence if your account is hacked. The social network is testing a new process of restoring user accounts in the application, which should simplify the recovery of the account, and in the first place, to complicate the task of the thieves.

Mail.ru Group launched a new voice assistant “Marusya»

While the new voice assistant is running in test mode, but it can be downloaded from the AppStore and Google Play, but you must first leave a request on the website marusia.mail.ru ahhh! You can also ask to share your voice assistant with friends who already have it installed on their smartphone

Airbus will release a long-haul narrow-body aircraft

European concern Airbus presented at the 53rd Paris aviation and space salon in Le Bourget narrow-body long-haul aircraft A321XLR (Xtra Long Range). This is stated in a communiqué issued on Monday by the concern

Cellebrite can now hack any version of iPhone or iPad

The new development of specialists is able not only to hack new iPhone and iPad with iOS 12.3, but also to extract files from smartphones running Android.

In 2019, the supply of Huawei smartphones may fall by 60 million

Earlier, Huawei announced its intention to bypass Samsung in terms of supplies, but it seems that these plans have collapsed, at least for now. In 2019, Huawei’s smartphone shipments may fall by a maximum of 60 million. At the same time, the minimum sales drop is expected at the level of 40 ml smartphones.

MasterCard said that 70% of Russians support the introduction of payment innovations

Almost 70% of Russians support the introduction of payment innovations – contactless payment by smartphone and the use of biometrics to confirm the payment. This is reported in the study conducted by the international payment system Mastercard MasterIndex, available to TASS.
Fasting can lead to the collapse of family relationships

Professor Jason whiting of Brigham young University conducted an analysis of the research, which led to the conclusion: the starvation of the spouses can lead to the collapse of family relations. The expert explains this by the lack of energy obtained from food, which is fraught with constant irritability.

Firefox users have lost their passwords because of the antivirus

The developers of AVG have released a statement, according to which affected only users of the antivirus that has acquired a security module passwords (AVG Password Protection), and that the problem was corrected on 14 June 2019 in Accordance with the explanation of the developers of AVG, Firefox has updated their certificates for secure login, but AVG has not considered these certificates as trusted.

Half the earthlings migrated to the Internet

The number of Internet users has exceeded 51% of all inhabitants of the Earth, and the time spent on the network has increased to 6.3 hours. Over a quarter of a century 3.8 billion people immigrated to the Internet. Most of them live in China, India and the United States.

“Stakhanovite” releases a new product for Linux

The company “Stakhanovets”, a Russian developer of personnel activity monitoring system, portfolio project Softline Venture Partners, announced the release of “Stakhanovets: Pro” – a new product line that is fully compatible with one of the most popular operating systems – Linux.

HID Global introduced HID goID to check the age of citizens

After connecting via Bluetooth to HID goID Simple Verifier, the device confirms the age by sending a random code for the mobile citizen ID on the smartphone in a safe mode. The age of the citizen is confirmed without scanning, listening and any other actions.

Russian and Kazakh scientists have created their own version of the Internet encyclopedia

Russian and Kazakh scientists joined forces and created their own version of the Internet encyclopedia. The site is dedicated to Soviet ethnographers and anthropologists of the 20th century. Those who contributed to the study of the history of the great steppe – a vast region in the center of Eurasia.

The network portal United more than a thousand names. In addition to biographies of researchers, it provides users with quick access to scientific articles, as well as to the library. Anyone can get acquainted with ethnographic films for free or contact the Fund of audio recordings of Russian musical folklore

Iranian hackers attack DNA sequencing applications

Expert of the company NewSky Security Akit Anubhav (Ankit Anubhav), found that since June 12, 2019, an unknown group of Iranian hackers attacks web applications for DNA sequencing. For this campaign, the attackers used an unpatched vulnerability

The founders of CarPrice raised $2.5 million for the project to exchange old phones for new ones

The SmartPrice project, which launched the trade-in service in Russian mobile electronics networks, attracted $ 2.5 million from the ExpoCapital venture Fund and foreign business angels. The money will go to the launch of the retail network and access to the CIS countries

SmartPrice is a project launched in 2017 by the co-founders of the CarPrice used car Sales service Alexander Chernyak and Artem Bolshakov. The service offered mobile electronics chain stores to work under the trade-in program: the client can come to Svyaznoy, MegaFon, MTS and other stores and hand over the old phone, receiving a discount on the new one. Used devices SmartPrice at the salons of communication buys, restores and sells on its website (the margin level is not disclosed), giving a guarantee of three months.

“Consumers get the opportunity to monetize old mobile equipment, which usually lies dead weight at home, and salons — to increase sales of new phones through unusual marketing,” explains Chernyak. According to him, by the end of 2019 the number of purchased phones should reach 700,000 units.

Smartphones and laptops can help stroke patients

Recognition of diagnostic capabilities of modern laptops and smartphones will help patients with acute strokes. This was stated by a group of radiologists and neurologists from Colombia. Their research has proven the effectiveness of gadgets that are much faster programs in medical stations read information about the patient’s condition.

Monitor BenQ GL2780 now has the function of “electronic paper»

BenQ has released the GL2780 monitor, which has the ability to work in the “electronic paper”mode. The monitor can be used for completely different tasks — computer games, daily work and reading. Its most interesting feature is the ePaper Mode function, it simulates paper.

Cisco has announced new collaboration tools

Cisco introduces new collaboration tools in Cisco Jabber, Cisco Webex Teams, and Cisco Webex Meetings. A single user interface for all Cisco collaboration tools makes Cisco products and services even more convenient.

What will happen in mobile devices on the domestic OS Astra Linux

In September, it is planned to release smartphones and tablets on the Astra Linux system, which is being developed in Russia since 2008. According to the manufacturers, the system will help to ensure data security and work on domestic processors.

According to Malinina, the system will protect information not only from external threats but from “internal staff who can share information, which they are not supposed to”. He also said that the OS can be used not only by law enforcement agencies, but also by commercial organizations.

Twitter gets support for Mac

Support for dynamic editing and running multiple Windows, keyboard shortcuts, and a number of new features previously unavailable to other devices are also noted

Canon is preparing a presentation of the new PowerShot G5 X Mark II

Canon will release a new PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera within a month, it is being prepared for presentation.

Xiaomi will open 100 new mono-brand salons in Russia

The Chinese company Xiaomi will open 100 new mono-brand salons in Russia, Kommersant reports. Xiaomi in cooperation with marvel distribution will open 100 stores of the brand in Astrakhan, Volgograd, Kaliningrad, Kursk, Krasnodar, Tomsk, Tula, Omsk, Blagoveshchensk and other Russian cities in 2019.

Glasses instead of iPhone: Apple plans to make a revolution

Almost 10 years ago Apple made a real revolution in the world of mobile devices. Their Multi-Touch technology, which was first introduced on the very first iPhone, is still the basic principle of using smartphones.

The Network showed a folding iPhone X Fold

The Network published unofficial images of a folding iPhone, which in the light of the latest trends in the development of the digital field may be born in the future. Possible appearance of the future smartphone showed designer Antonio De Rosa.

Chrome update will allow your smartphone to work longer

The developers noted that the previous functioning of the browser was unnecessary and took too much battery. Now the new update will avoid this and will help the smartphone to work longer. Loading additional items will trigger the required distance to them.

Microsoft will save Internet Explorer in Windows 10

Microsoft will not completely remove Internet Explorer from Windows 10, despite the development of a new edge browser based on Chromium, according to the company’s official blog. It is expected that the presence of an old browser will help corporate users to use existing and already outdated services

Xiaomi Mi Band 4 goes on sale

The new model of smart watches Mi Band 4 from the Chinese company Xiaomi went on sale in China.

In Russia earned Apple TV

The previously announced popular streaming service Apple TV became available to Russian users. The reason for this was the update, which began to work in the CIS. The only caveat – you need to purchase the full version of the application for the service to work

Google creates the ability to send messages without the Internet and money

It is reported that with the support of mobile operators, Google messenger has the ability to send messages without an Internet connection and free of charge, and to launch the RCS Protocol, the specialists of the American Corporation decided to use the existing Android Messages system.

In Scotland discovered artificial Islands ancient Stonehenge

Scientists have found in Scotland artificial Islands that are older than the famous Stonehenge. The small artificial Islands, or crannogs are some of the most mysterious archaeological sites located in Scotland.

AI has learned to predict a mental breakdown by voice

Working on the creation of the AI algorithm, the staff of Emory University and Harvard medical school proved that the specific features of speech, which are fixed in the prodromal phase of psychosis, can be effectively used for early diagnosis of mental breakdown.

The highest weather stations were installed on Everest

Scientists have found Everest is the highest Alpine meteorological station in the world. There were five weather stations, one of which is set at a record height of 8430 meters, and the second – at 7945 meters. They will record temperature, humidity, pressure, wind speed and direction.

Scientists told how to effectively regulate their emotions

Scientists came to the conclusion that if a person wants to learn how to regulate their emotions, then he should start this work with the choice of the environment, to communicate with more calm and happy people, avoiding angry.

A glass of tomato juice a day reduces blood pressure and cholesterol

Researchers from Tokyo medical University found that tomato juice reduces blood pressure and cholesterol levels, thereby reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, writes “RG” with reference to “Xinhua»

Electronic pairs can survive an attempt to “kill” superconductivity

Scientists have found that cuprates — materials consisting of atoms of copper, oxygen and other metals — may have an unusual metal state when trying to turn off superconductivity

The neural network has reconstructed the movements of the human hands by his speech

American developers have created an algorithm that can predict the movement of human hands on his speech. Receiving only audio recording of speech, he creates an animated model of the human body, and then on its basis generates a realistic video.

Neural network has learned to predict the future success of movie stars

The program, based on neural networks, was created by the staff of Queen Mary University (London). In order to teach the neural network to predict the success of actors, the researchers “fed” the algorithm a database of almost two and a half million profiles of actors in The IMDb service.

Scientists have described the ever-existing form of matter

The form of matter, discovered by German scientists, is almost eternal — being placed in certain conditions, some quasiparticles disintegrate, but then rebuilt and returned to the original form. And this process, as the researchers found, can be carried out indefinitely.

Identified neurons that include mouse “love song»

Researchers from Duke University (USA) have identified a cluster of neurons in the mouse brain, which is crucial for the creation of ultrasonic “songs” that the male publishes during courting a female, according to the University website. The results of the study are published in the journal Neuron.

Artificial intelligence will help to understand the cause of the cry of babies

American experts have developed a method that will help to distinguish between normal and abnormal screaming signals. Artificial intelligence is able to understand the cause of infant cry. Young children can cry and scream for different reasons

How the brain filters sensory noise

Acting on the center of distribution of sensory signals, the cortex of the brain leaves for itself only the information that it needs. On our brain every moment collapses a huge amount of information from the senses.

Japanese scientists have grown meat in the laboratory

In Japan, scientists from the University of Tokyo were able to grow artificial steaks. The experiment was successful. The raw material for biologists was a little muscle tissue of the bull. For a month they produced in the laboratory what was proudly called “beef”. At the same time, it is unlikely that we are talking about a full-fledged product, since the composition of the obtained object lacks such important components as bone tissue and blood.

A new stage in the creation of photodetectors based on commercially available graphene

Due to the high mobility of electrons, graphene is a promising material for ultrafast photodetectors, including terahertz wave detectors.

In Australia found the remains of a giant trilobite

It is worth saying that the giant size of the trilobites did not differ, and this giant reached 30 centimeters, but it was twice the size of all its neighbors. According to scientists, the name is associated not only with the size of the ancient arthropod, but also with its anatomy.

Russia presented the concept of the lunar program at the air show in Le Bourget

The head scientific Institute of Roscosmos TsNIIMash showed at the International aerospace salon “Le Bourget – 2019” the concept of the Russian Lunar research program. As noted in the materials of TsNIIMash, the first landing on a natural satellite is scheduled for 2030

Astronomers estimate the nature of dust storms on Mars

Astronomers have analyzed eight of the Martian data about storms in the region Aoniya-Solis Valles Marineris. Scientists have chosen this region because it hosts the most important dust storm activity in the southern hemisphere of Mars outside of the normal dust storm season.

NASA is looking for a comedian for the Martian mission

Us space Agency NASA plans to start the implementation of the Martian manned mission in 2030 or later.

Space stations of the future will be inside asteroids

Researchers at the University of Vienna said that in the near future people will be able to build space stations (CS) inside large asteroids flying around the Earth.

Star shield: how NASA plans to Eclipse the stars

To study deep space is difficult. Not only that, all objects and areas are spaced from the Earth at great distances, so also the gaze of the telescope is constantly something hinders. For example, many stars emit so much light that it is impossible to see beyond them distant areas — at least from the orbit of our planet.

That’s why NASA JPL engineers launched the Starshade project, which will be able to block starlight and thus facilitate further research. The idea involves the participation of two spacecraft. One will carry a telescope, the second — a special “star shield” that protects the device from light radiation. For effective operation of the shield will have to overcome about 40 000 km

Heavy metals on Earth appeared as a result of supernova explosions

The irony is that Siegel’s team began this scientific work in order to better understand the physics of neutron star collisions, which until today were considered the main source of heavy elements in the Universe

The best places for new human colonies in the Solar system

Astronomers are choosing options for new human colonies in our Solar system. This list includes planets, the Moon, and dwarf planets that could potentially be colonized in the future.

For the first time a photon source with energy above 100 teraelectronvolts was determined

With the installation of Tibet air shower array, scientists have recorded atmospheric showers of particles generated by the hit of photons with an energy above 100 teraelectronvolts, flown from the crab nebula.

Astronomers have updated the catalog of gamma-ray bursts

Especially hot and bright during collapse can emit jets in the toughest part of the electromagnetic spectrum — gamma-ray bursts. These super-energy bursts are the brightest electromagnetic events in the Universe, and they are observed in distant galaxies.

Wrong galaxy in the constellation Cassiopeia

National Board of the USA on Aeronautics and research of space administration (NASA) provided a qualitative image of the object IC 10 — irregular galaxy in the constellation of Cassiopeia.

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